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13 Reasons Meh – Robots Root 29 October 2018

Reading this, I wondered if it’s part of that atrocious event Marvel had in the books not too long ago, that rationalized the creation of Evil Hydra Cap… though, I’ll tell you what, I’d be down with any Avengers 4 storyline that led us to a Hydra Cap and ‘ha tricked you idiots!’ reveal of Chris Evans returning as a villain. Alternate theories include a Stark/Potts daughter that would be negated from existence in the undoing of Thanos’ snappery in A4 (a la Fringe, who will always have done it better), or even Kate Bishop/Hawkeye. Not super into this actress. Consult this fan manip. Ugh.

 

Meanwhile, from the deepest depths:

  • Last time I mentioned Big Kill, and how it looked like a video game. I mean… LOOK at it. It’s amazing.

  • Here are a few pics of that Black Costume Superman again from the WB Elseworlds thing. Other than the eternally weird cape brackets… it looks really good. Possibly the best a Superman costume has looked in forever. I really like it, even if Cavill has trained me to demand muscular bulk in my Supermen…
  • If there’s one thing I love, it’s OPTIONS, buddy.
  • The best part of this ‘private eye weighs in on hollywood private eyes’ video is the Arrested Development component.
  • I’m intrigued by this ScreenX business. Seems like it could really backfire.
  • DAMMIT TOLE That’s what i WANTED.
  • So, imagine if you didn’t know what your property used to be, opened up a wall, and hundreds of thousands of teeth poured out. Nightmare fuel.
  • The petition to put Sauron’s Eye on Salesforce Tower continues. Makes me laugh. It’s appropriate.
  • I saw this three times before I realized it was an Avengers: Infinity War reference. Amazing.
  • Avatar 23 to be released in 2134. Kidding. I mean not really tho.

That’s it, that’s all, that’s all there is

Rogue One Passes the Bechdel Test in 25 Seconds 15 Apr 2016

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“Based on careful analysis, I can conclude that Rogue One includes both stars and wars.”
Twitter responses to the Force One trailer have been pretty good.

In other news,

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The Labyrinth board game, made exclusively for @deeplydapper, and a few other people.
https://www.geeksaresexy.net/2016/04/14 … oard-game/

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Fabian Wagner, of GoT, has boarded Justice league as cinematographer. So that’s one thing going for them.
http://screenrant.com/justice-league-mo … tographer/

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I’m sure there are other R-Rated animated films out there, but I wasn’t aware of them, and I’m frankly surprised DC-WB would allow this to happen in their franchise. Pretty cool.
http://www.polygon.com/2016/4/15/114382 … e-r-rating

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Seems legit, for a fair amount of this country.
http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/14/ET-Barbecue/

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I know these days, with the resources and commitment available, I shouldn’t be surprised by cosplay anymore, but wow, that’s a good costume recreation. I appreciate the blackwashing of the seams.
https://www.facebook.com/therpf/photos/ … =3&theater

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Jared Leto thinks used condoms and anal beads are edgy. How quaint!
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-enter … 82496.html

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Cameron now says 4 sequels to Avatar are in development. I don’t know. I’m not opposed to seeing more Avatars, but these sorts of statements are akin to McG stepping up and announcing 33 more Charlie’s Angels films. To crickets. It’s the answer to the unasked question.
http://www.theverge.com/2016/4/14/11427 … -cinemacon

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I have to admit, begrudgingly, that Rob Liefeld won the internet.
http://www.newsarama.com/28825-rob-lief … itter.html

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Here’s a pair of articles that followed Affleck’s confirmation as director, co-writer, and star of a solo Batman film. Both raise some good points: Batman being old limits the narrative on the film, and that Affleck’s eye on the material will be a welcome change.
http://io9.gizmodo.com/ben-affleck-s-so … 1770801554
http://www.esquire.com/entertainment/mo … n-affleck/

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That be all! Wait, I’ll leave you with a bunch of what didn’t happen at the end of Daredevil S02…

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Gyrating Jawas and Other Things 26 Jan 2016

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ITEM: So, I’ve watched parts of this hot mess like three times in the last few days, mostly in the process of trying to rickroll friends into watching it. Which doesn’t mean you shouldn’t watch it. You totally should. Otherwise, you’d miss Boba Fett doing a jaunty dance, Padme and her dear daddy Vader doing sexytime dances, and a writhing Slave Leia doing moves I]m surprised Disney authorized. This apparently came from one of the Disney parks. It’s so surreal seeing dancers doing a medley of pop dances in familiar SW costumes… it feels so weird and wrong. I’ve seen those old ones with Vader and Stormtroopers poplocking or whatever, but this one went way beyond. So weird.
https://www.facebook.com/hobbygarage/vi … 386608375/

The best part of the whole thing? The autotranslation of the blurb that accompanied the post:

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GOOD SUPER FIRE!

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ITEM: I have to say, and say, and say: why can’t we just have 95 minutes (not too many) of raging Batman raging hard against Superman. That’s all I want out of this movie. I LOVE how he PUNCtuates his STATEments with EMPHasis. Bad ass! Go Batfleck!
http://geektyrant.com/news/batman-and-s … -superman1

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Speaking of, I just saw on thefacebooks that someone screencapped a clip from the Batman Maybe Dream Sequence with Maybe Parademons that appears to show Darkseid’s omega symbol in the earthworks in the background. Assuming this wasn’t photochopped. I don’t remember this scene…

Update: better image:
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Also, new trailer is out with very little new content, favorably frankly, but what I thought was most amusing was that the first three times I tried to see it, it had been removed thanks to a copyright claim by Turkish Airlines. I wonder if this is an example of those copyright bots going nuts, even when it was legitimate use.
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/watch- … 0-6434167/

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Oh, and by the way, supposedly WW is 5000 years old, and in ‘retirement’ due to being overwhelmed by man’s brutaility… which is an odd story point. It puts quite a different spin on the events of the WW solo film (that can’t be her first foray into the world during WWI then… this makes no sense)… but hey, Snyder, whatever.
http://geektyrant.com/news/wonder-woman … v-superman

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ITEM: Another movie I had no interest in, and MAYYYYBE has elevated to Blu-Ray viewing status if nothing else: WoW. I love Duncan Jones, but I have soooo much fantasy movie fatigue. I didn’t even try and watch the Hobbits. But I DO like that we have a human/orc buddy cop situation happening here. Who will be the love interest they playfully compete over in between extended CGI violence encounters? Another species? I vote Drow. Do they have Drow in WoW?
http://geektyrant.com/news/first-exciti … r-warcraft

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ITEM: Today’s Rognarok rumor: the film will include Planet Hulk.. which I’m absolutely in favor of (not that I read those books or anything)…
http://www.geek.com/news/exclusive-hulk … d-1645446/

Also, it’s all but confirmed that Hela will be the big bad in Ragnarok, which works for me.
http://geektyrant.com/news/thor-ragnaro … ing-around

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ITEM: Screen Rant put together a video about scenes cut from the Force Awakens. The narrative is weirdly apologetic, but I found a few interesting. I actually have that Snowspeeder in a box as a future gift for my kids.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PlI-rMZpIc

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ITEM: What is even HAPPENING with Harrison Ford now? Yachts to buy?
http://www.esquire.com/entertainment/mo … ison-ford/

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ITEM: Avatar blinked. Kind of funny, given all of Cameron’s bluster, cracks me up imagining him finding out that Disney bumped Star Wars VIII to Xmas 2017.
http://www.thewrap.com/james-camerons-a … exclusive/


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