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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Famous Monsters of Filmland as the Paradigmatic Shared Universe

Based on some vague, kinda incoherent remarks by genre film writer/producer Bob Orci, the internet is buzzing about the possibility of a shared movie universe featuring the classic Universal Studios monsters. Orci and cohort Alex Kurtzman are set to write and produce two upcoming pictures involving Universal’s classic monsters: The Mummy and Van Helsing (with the latter purportedly featuring Tom Cruise). […]

Cape, Cowl, & Character: How Grant Morrison Restored the Concept of Batman

  [The following is spoiler-light. No key surprises are explicitly revealed. That said, the post does discuss broad plot points and themes concerning Morrison’s work on Batman. So if you don’t want to know anything before reading the comics, please bookmark this for later!] This past summer, Grant Morrison wrapped up an incredible seven year […]