Pop Geeks’ Flashback Interview: Ellen Foley

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6 years ago, when I was writing for RetroJunk, I wrote a popular article entitled “Some Of My Fave 80s Women”, where I paid tribute to women who impressed me with their pop-cultural output and their looks in the 80s. One of the women I wrote about was Ellen Foley, who made an impression on […]

Fox Will Adapt Mark Millar’s ‘Superior’

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When people complain about Mark Millar’s comics being too dark, and about him making all of his superheroes one-dimensional jerks, and about his comics all having too much cynicism and not enough heart, Superior is the comic I put forth as a counter-argument. This modernized re-imagining of the Captain Marvel story is all heart, it’s […]

Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer is Here to Scare Your Kids

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So here’s Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles trailer. Hold me. “Crime, violence and fear have run rampant,” this trailer for an adaptation of something that used to be a light-hearted kids show about human-sized turtles eating pizza intones. You’d be forgiven for thinking I’d accidentally linked a reboot of Death Wish for the first […]

Let’s Guess Which D.C. Superhero the Rock is Playing

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, a former wrestler know for his appreciation of cooking and smells, is probably going to play a superhero in an upcoming D.C. movie. Which one is still to be revealed, but he’s been dropping some broad hints about it. “The first quality we were looking for was that he had to […]

Fox Sets Dates for Fantastic Four 2, Wolverine Sequel

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All you guys who were hoping against hope that these would never happen and the rights would go to Marvel Studios and the Fantastic Four and Wolverine could team up with the Avengers? Sorry about that. Looks like 20th Century Fox will be holding on to these characters for a while. According to The Hollywood Reporter: […]

Avengers: Age of Ultron Concept Art, With Special Guest Appearance By Stan Lee

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Marvel Studios has revealed a batch of new concept art for the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron, revealing the cinematic versions of everyone’s favorite uncomfortably close brother and sister duo, Quicksilver and The Scarlet Witch. Plus they threw in a picture of the Hulk and Black Widow. The new characters are clearly modernized, without much […]

The End of Marc Webb’s ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Run

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Hi, it’s macattack. I fully admit I suffered from burnout at the end of February along with some personal difficulties, but now I have returned to posting again. I do intend on covering more of Titanfall, once I can figure out how to get my Xbox fixed or replaced. Anyway, onto news, and a follow-up […]

Bilateral Warp’s Flashback Interview: Ginger Lynn

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A warning beforehand: Some of the material in this Ginger Lynn interview is NSFW. Because of that, I would recommend you be at least 18 to read this. ————– I’m old enough to have come of age with the mom-and-pop video store. I can recall spending lots of time in there, taking a look at […]

See the First Eight Minutes of the Veronica Mars Movie Coming March 14

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Note: I tried several times to do this with a dry, objective approach, but just couldn’t do it. Screw it, here’s my love letter. Dear Veronica Mars, Oh, Veronica Mars, how I love thee. You’re Nancy Drew from a broken home, with no fucks given now or ever. Your sarcasm sparkles like broken glass. You […]

Marc Webb Will Spin One More “Amazing Spider-Man” Tale

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It’s pretty much an off-handed remark, among a smorgasbord of other “Amazing Spider-Man”-related information, but Variety, in a article about Sony Pictures at large, revealed that Marc Webb will return for one more Amazing Spider-Man installment. The film is slated for June 2016. Of course, that wasn’t the only bit of info released over the […]