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The Defenders Season 1 Review
2 hours ago
Four episodes were provided prior to broadcast.
Five years have passed since Marvel Studios changed the face of franchise filmmaking with The Avengers, the culmination of four separate superhero stories into one epic team-up. Since writer/director Joss Whedon’s film popularized this serialized narrative for big-budget properties, seemingly every studio has begun creating its take, with everything from Warner Bros.’ DC Extended Universe to Universal’s Dark Universe vying to match Marvel’s critical and commercial success (with incredibly mixed results). Now, the company that made shared universes the next big thing is applying that same approach to the small screen with The Defenders.
The series finally unites Matt Murdock/Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Danny Rand/Iron Fist (Finn Jones) onscreen, with the quartet of heroes taking on a common threat that could destroy the whole of New York City. Since »
- Robert Yaniz Jr.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan Teases Possibility Of Being Flashpoint’s Batman
5 hours ago
When Zack Snyder enlisted Jeffrey Dean Morgan for a cameo role as Thomas Wayne in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, who would’ve thought that he’d just stumbled backwards into casting the perfect Dark(er) Knight for any eventual Flashpoint movie? I mean, lots of fans wished for such a thing and the memes have long been out there, but that didn’t mean any of us were prepared for the Flash’s solo movie to be rebranded as such this weekend at San Diego Comic-Con.
Naturally, anyone remotely familiar with the source material has since taken to the internet, all simultaneously concluding that Morgan playing an alternate take on Batman could finally be a reality. If this were to pan out, it would be quite the milestone because no character other than Bruce Wayne himself has yet to take up the mantle on the silver screen, despite »
- Eric Joseph