Tag Archives: review

Comic property review: ‘300’

Hot, sweaty, loud: ‘300’ gets it right ‘300’ Warner Bros., 2007 You don’t have to know much about the ancient Greek Bat­tle of Ther­mopy­lae to enjoy what Frank Miller’s 300 has to offer. You also don’t have to have a lot … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Property review | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Comic property review: ‘Superman Returns’

Attempted reboot of Super­man fran­chise an admirable effort Super­man Returns Warner Bros., 2006 The reboot of the Super­man movie fran­chise was long in com­ing. Let’s face facts: Super­man IV was a dis­grace to the franchise’s name, Christo­pher Reeve was rolling … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Property review | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Comic property review: ‘X-Men’

X-Men Twen­ti­eth Cen­tury Fox, 2000 Mutant peace­seek­ers find suc­cess in first of tril­ogy If you get around some of the changes to the sil­ver screen adap­ta­tion of Jack Kirby and Stan Lee’s merry band of mutants, you’re bound to find … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Property review | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment