New Blu-Ray/DVD Releases (07/19/16) – Jake Gyllenhaal’s grief and a Dawning of Justice

This week, we have one of the more divisive 2016 releases so far hitting Blu-Ray and DVD, with it also having the distinction of possibly being the most divisive superhero flick to date. Along with that juggernaut of sorts, there’s at least one other highly compelling independent film coming to shelves, of which I’m actually […]

Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 55: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ vs. ‘Batman v Superman’

It’s incredibly easy to use Captain America: Civil War as a gold standard for what Zack Snyder’s universally despised Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should have aspired to. However, in order to free myself of any bias, it’s essential to scrutinize in equal measure when comparing the two. I actually recommend both superhero blockbusters […]

Box Office Report: “The Boss” elbows “Batman v Superman” from the top spot by one red hair

(APRIL 8 – APRIL 10, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend The Boss (Opening) – $23,480,000 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Week 3) – $23,435,000 Zootopia (Week 6) – $14,353,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Week 3) – $6,420,000 Hardcore Henry (Opening) – $5,096,000 Miracles From Heaven (Week 4) – $4,844,000 God’s Not Dead 2 […]

Box Office Report: “Batman v Superman” plummets on second weekend but remains unchallenged for #1

(APRIL 1 – APRIL 3, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Week 2) – $52,385,000 Zootopia (Week 5) – $20,000,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Week 2) – $11,130,000 God’s Not Dead 2 (Opening) – $8,104,321 Miracles From Heaven (Week 3) – $7,550,000 Allegiant (Week 3) – $5,725,000 10 Cloverfield Lane (Week 4) – $4,750,000 Meet the […]

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 188: Batman v. Superman Thoughts, News, and Circuit Madness 32 Results

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. On the agenda: Circuit Madness results for the 32 competitors still left.  Be open to an upset or two. We take a few of your questions and Cinephile Showdowns. A chunk of the […]

Box Office Report: “Batman v Superman” rises above critical blows as it demolishes March records

(MARCH 25 – MARCH 27, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Opening) – $170,100,000 Zootopia (Week 4) – $23,138,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Opening) – $18,120,000 Miracles From Heaven (Week 2) – $9,500,00 Allegiant (Week 2) – $9,500,000 10 Cloverfield Lane (Week 3) – $6,000,000 Deadpool (Week 7) – […]

Film Review: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (★★)

Working through the early announcements to now, and finally seeing the result of Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” has been like going through the seven stages of grief and loss.  With the film’s challenging flaws to overcome, there’s some exciting and pulse-pounding moments to admire greatly.  Let’s work through it: Step 1 […]

Details Emerge on Ben Affleck’s Involvement in ‘Suicide Squad’

New information is coming to light about DC’s upcoming supervillain flick, “Suicide Squad,” including a tease of Batman’s (Ben Affleck) involvement in the film. In an interview with USA Today for their story about the ever-expanding DC Cinematic Universe, director David Ayer dishes on the film, which features Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Killer Croc (Adewale […]