What’s the point?
Still alive, still taking the piss out of movie poster art, one month at a time. (Or in this case, two.)
Part 1 Part 2 I already did two Avengers blogs focusing on how Whedon balanced the character motivations and development in the script, which I should mention also has a story credit to Zak Penn. I’m sure at some point I’ve given credit to Whedon for an idea that was actually Penn’s, but I’m just … Continue reading
The state of Marvel Studios
Jumped the shark.
Part One Possibly the most important decision to be made in bringing The Avengers to the screen was choosing a villain. It needed to be somebody BIG. Someone powerful enough that the Hulk and Iron Man together couldn’t hope to take them out. Imposing enough to demand that all these characters set aside their differences … Continue reading
The Avengers is out, and by now everyone knows it’s awesome. Writer/director Joss Whedon has been getting a lot of credit for that, but he’s also such a divisive figure among movie geeks that I think some people who are not fans of his prior work are already starting to underestimate his contribution, and that, … Continue reading
Yeah, it’s awesome.