The Story Monster Podcast – Episode 05: Andre Batts “A Pioneer of Black Comics”

I've had the pleasure of running into this man not once, but three times. Back when the world wasn't suffering a pandemic, I attended all the comic book conventions I could. From small lesser known venues to C2E2 at McCormick Place. I met Andre Batts at the very first Wakandacon in 2018 at the Hilton…

Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021) Review

Warner Media knew my birthday was March 18th and released the Snyder Cut as a gift. OK, that's a load of bullshit but a man can dream. Seriously though, this film is a cinematic milestone for both fans and Warner Bros. It is a far cry from it's predecessor from 2017 simply titled Justice League.…

Invincible (2021-) Review

I think the last animated property to make me cry was Pixar's Up. Well that's no longer the case. Invincible, based on the books by Image Comics, is a galvanizing story! One that will keep you wanting more but weary of the outcome. I can't see this being adapted to live action and having the…

Joker (2019) Review

What the hell did I just watch? That is the question I asked myself while leaving the theater. It took me a while to process the madness I witnessed. This is not a movie about people in tights and capes. Joker is a cinematic masterpiece. One that everyone should see. It is raw, unadulterated, visceral,…