On Top of the Wizard World
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On Top of the Wizard World

On Top of the Wizard World by Jay S. Jacobs Such a feeling is coming over us. There is wonder in most everything we see. The reason is clear, it’s because Wizard World is back. Philly’s baby sister to San Diego and New York’s huge corporate Comic-Cons, Wizard World Philadelphia is a more intimate and … Continue reading

Justice League (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Justice League (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

JUSTICE LEAGUE (2017) Starring Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams, Ezra Miller, Jason Monoa, Ray Fisher, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K. Simmons, Ciarán Hinds, Amber Heard, Joe Morton, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Ingvar Sigurdsson, David Thewlis, Sergi Constance, Billy Crudup, Joe Manganiello, Marc McClure, Robin Wright and Jesse Eisenberg. Screenplay by Chris … Continue reading

We’re Off to See the Wizard World!
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We’re Off to See the Wizard World!

We’re Off to See the Wizard World! by Jay S. Jacobs Wizard World Comic-Con touched down in Philadelphia again as freaks, geeks, aliens, superheroes, gamers, mad slashers and B-actors all made their way to the Convention Center this past weekend. (June 1 to June 4.) It was where fantasy met commerce in an awe-inspiring, sense-pulsing … Continue reading

Doctor Strange (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Doctor Strange (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

DOCTOR STRANGE (2016) Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Zara Phythian, Alaa Safi, Katrina Durden, Topo Wresniwiro, Umit Ulgen, Linda Louise Duan, Mark Anthony Brighton, Chris Hemsworth and Stan Lee. Screenplay by Scott Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill. Directed by Scott Derrickson. … Continue reading

Suicide Squad (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Suicide Squad (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

SUICIDE SQUAD (2016) Starring Will Smith, Viola Davis, Margot Robbie, Jared Leto, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Cara Delevingne, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Adam Beach, Karen Fukuhara, Aidan Devine, David Harbour, Ben Affleck and Ezra Miller. Screenplay by David Ayer. Directed by David Ayer. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.  123 minutes.  Rated PG-13. Suicide Squad is the state … Continue reading

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BATMAN v. SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE (2016) Starring Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Gal Gadot, Jeremy Irons, Ray Fisher, Jason Momoa, Holly Hunter, Callan Mulvey, Tao Okamoto, Scoot McNairy, Jena Malone, Brandon Spink, Mark Edward Taylor, Patrick Wilson, Harry Lennix, Michael Shannon, Kevin Costner, Carla Gugino, Ezra Miller, … Continue reading

Cosplay Comes Out to Play at Comic-con New York 2015
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Cosplay Comes Out to Play at Comic-con New York 2015

Cosplay Comes Out to Play at Comic-con New York 2015 As Comic-con NY 2015 rolled into the Javits Center, as it has done every year (getting bigger annually), it was made up a lot of people, panels and of course, lots and lots of cosplay. As day rolled in on Thursday, the place seemed to … Continue reading

Michael Keaton Soars To Heights of Award Season Through Birdman
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Michael Keaton Soars To Heights of Award Season Through Birdman

Michael Keaton Soars To Heights of Award Season Through Birdman by Brad Balfour Of all the Mexican new wave directors who emerged in the ’90s, Alejandro González Iñárritu always pushed the envelope further than cohorts Alfonso Cuarón and Guillermo del Toro. He does so once again with Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance), a dark … Continue reading

Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3
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Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3

Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3 by Brad Balfour From Transporter to the Taxi series, the French producer/director/writer Luc Besson has displayed a uncanny instinct in making action thrillers that find passionate audiences. What makes the Taken series all the more remarkable – other than the 50-something … Continue reading

Comic-Con 2013 – Geeks Run Amok in New York!
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Comic-Con 2013 – Geeks Run Amok in New York!

Comic-Con 2013 – Geeks Run Amok in New York! Story and photos by Mark Doyle So, another year of Comic-Con New York and another year of the ever-lovin’ male fantasy. Hot women in costumes parading around for our viewing pleasure. Spending the full four days – well actually three days – walking the aisles of the … Continue reading