REVIEW: UNBREAKABLE (2000)

Heroes walk among us, and they take the shape of ordinary people taking life a day at a time. They’re our police officers, our teachers, our baristas, parents, lovers, and friends (and also Kenny Rogers). But we live in a culture with misplaced priorities. A culture that idolizes actors and politicians. One obsessed with the…Continue Reading “REVIEW: UNBREAKABLE (2000)”

SONG REVIEW: “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)” by Post Malone & Swae Lee

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is less than two months away, waaaaah?! The film’s tie-ins are starting to drop, and at last we have the theme song for Mile Morales’ first theatrical outing. How is this collab between Post Malone and Swae Lee hold up? Let’s find out…. This track takes the form of a love…Continue Reading “SONG REVIEW: “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)” by Post Malone & Swae Lee”

Behind The Scenes on BLOODSHOT: Updates, Nerd Bosses, and a Sweet First Look

We’re just over a year away from Vailant Comics’ first silver screen adaptation: Bloodshot. Staring Vin Diesel and a whole host of other people, Bloodshot focuses on a memory wiped supersoldier and the secretive organization who spawned him. The 2020 film, written by Eric Heisserer and directed by Dave Wilson, is highly anticipated by yours truly. So…Continue Reading “Behind The Scenes on BLOODSHOT: Updates, Nerd Bosses, and a Sweet First Look”

Ewan McGregor In Talks to Play Black Mask in BIRDS OF PREY

“Hello, there!” Breaking news: Ewan McGregor is a fan favorite here at WOBAM. Okay, not exactly breaking news. But in light of today’s news, he’s fixing to become an even bigger fave. Confirming an earlier rumor, The Wrap’s Umberto Gonzalez has the exclusive that McGregor is in talks to portray Black Mask in Cathy Yan’s…Continue Reading “Ewan McGregor In Talks to Play Black Mask in BIRDS OF PREY”

“Bye, Felicia” – Netflix Cancels LUKE CAGE

Fresh on the heels of Iron Fist‘s mortalization, another hero had his bulletproof exterior shattered. Late Friday evening, Netflix and Marvel Television announced that Luke Cage would not be returning for its third season. “Unfortunately, Marvel’s Luke Cage will not return for a third season,” the companies said in a statement. “Everyone at Marvel Television…Continue Reading ““Bye, Felicia” – Netflix Cancels LUKE CAGE”

RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW: DAREDEVIL Season 1

When I first watched Season 1 of Daredevil, three things struck me.  The first was the high degree of violence. The MCU up to this point had consisted of adventure violence, where nobody was badly hurt. But Daredevil opens with Karen Page literally kneeling in a pool of blood. Dark imagery that sets the tone…Continue Reading “RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW: DAREDEVIL Season 1”

“Bye, Felicia” – Netflix Cancels IRON FIST

Those hoping for a third season of Iron Fist can hang their hats.  Deadline is exclusively reporting that the show’s second season will be its final bow. In a statement from Netflix and Marvel, the team stated “Marvel’s Iron Fist will not return for a third season on Netflix. Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is proud…Continue Reading ““Bye, Felicia” – Netflix Cancels IRON FIST”

Ryan Coogler Signs on to Write and Direct BLACK PANTHER 2

The word is out, the word is given. And the word fresh from The Hollywood Reporter is that Ryan Coogler has signed on to write and direct the sequel to his February smash hit, Black Panther. Fans have been clamoring for news on this front since Wakanda graced the silver screen. Coogler is expected to pen…Continue Reading “Ryan Coogler Signs on to Write and Direct BLACK PANTHER 2”