The most eagerly anticipated pop culture film of the last 10 years is here! Biff Bam Pop’s stable of comic book and MCU aficionados has a litany of Avengers: Infinity War desires. What are they and which ones will we get? Read on for our pure, unadulterated, speculative, geek-out wish list!
Sometimes in the big picture, it’s the little detail that grabs you. Sometimes amidst the biggest imaginable backdrop of intergalactic war, it’s the boneheaded love between two people that sets … Continue reading Tainted Love: Soap Opera in Space Opera in Iain M. Banks’ Excession
Joss Whedon’s triumphant summer of Cabin in the Woods and The Avengers follows a line of thought that leads all the way back to the good old “Buffyverse”. Buffy the … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror – Cosmic Horror In The Buffyverse and Angel’s “A Hole in the World”
BiffBamPop is not without affection for Wolverine. Canadian, opinionated, possessed of undeniable magnetism — it’s safe to say we feel a kinship. And the X-Men always give readers lots to … Continue reading Back To the Strangest School Of Them All! Wolverine and the X-Men Volume 2 Reviewed
Words like “imaginative”, “mind-bending”, and “psychologically unsettling” are often applied to the science-fiction novels of Phillip K. Dick. He wrote stories with big ideas. At the same time, his novels … Continue reading Big Ideas On The Big Screen – Phillip K. Dick In Hollywood
The concert film is a tricky proposition. Unless you know exactly what you’re doing – witness Jonathan Demme’s Talking Heads film “Stop Making Sense” – you’re essentially watching a concert … Continue reading The Secret is Out – Peter Gabriel’s Secret World Live Rereleased on Blu-Ray
Sometimes a team only works because they’re a team. Take any of the Mystery Men on their own – Mister Furious, say, or The Shoveller, or Invisible Boy. Not a … Continue reading Titanic Teams/Saturday At The Movies: The Mystery Men