Uncanny X-Men by Chris Claremont & John Byrne Review – Omnibus 1 & Masterworks 1-4

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    “Uncanny X-Men” was a continuation of the long-running “X-Men” title that started in 1963, beginning with issue #94. That original title had been cancelled for a few years in the early 1970s and then revived as a bi-monthly title for a few years in the mid-1970. Hence, its numbering has always lagged other […]

So Close: A Review of Christopher Nolan’s Batman – Dark Knight Trilogy

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    The prison pit leap challenge (performed on a stunning set built near Cardington, England with city exteriors from Jodhpur, India)  in “Dark Knight Rises” ended up being an odd analogy for Christopher Nolan’s entire Batman trilogy. His effort came so very close to being something for the ages, but ultimately missed the final jump. As such, […]