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Fantastic Four month 4 – Fan4stick

Nope, I’m not giving this movie the dignity of calling it by its actual title. It doesn’t deserve it. After Rise of the Silver Surfer disappointed at the box office (despite still making a profit), 20th Century Fox waited until … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four month 3 – Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Of the three attempts at starting a Fantastic Four film series, only one ever got a sequel. Today, we’re looking at Rise of the Silver Surfer, which in many ways is an improvement over its predecessor. That basically makes this … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four month 2 – Fantastic Four (2005)

A lot of people think of Chris Evans as Captain America. After all, that is his most well-known movie role, and he’s very good in the role. That said, I’ve got several friends who never quite saw Evans as Captain … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four month 1 – Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four

The Fantastic Four franchise in the comics marked the true beginning of the Marvel Comics Universe. Marvel’s First Family was Stan Lee’s first major creation for Marvel, which he co-created with the legendary artist Jack Kirby. Seeing how the Fantastic … Continue reading

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Comics of September 4, 2019

It’s been a few weeks since my last comic post. Two weeks ago, my usual comic shop ran out of all the comics I intended to pick up before I got there. Last week, I did manage to pick up … Continue reading

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Comics of July 14, 2019

Today, I went to the gym less than half an hour after work for the first time. Usually I wait at least an hour, or on morning shifts, sometimes even until the evening. With this earlier visit, I beat my … Continue reading

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Comics of July 31, 2019

I’m in a bit of a rush, so no introduction today. I picked up Powers of X 1, Fantastic Four 12, Captain America 12 and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 96. Here are my first impressions.

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Comics of April 24, 2019

Now that I’ve finished my MCU blogathon, and I’ve already set up a few things to move in, I may find the time to actually start catching up on a bit of reading over the next month. Although with more … Continue reading

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Comics of December 26, 2018

I hope everyone had a great Christmas. Mine was great. We had a big party with the extended family – I’ve got a big family on my mom’s side and everyone gets along, even if my one cousin’s kids are … Continue reading

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Comics of December 12, 2018

It’s been a long time since I picked up 8 comics in one week, and I’m running short on time before I need to start getting ready for work, so let’s get started. I picked up the Fantastic Four Wedding … Continue reading

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