With so many Comic Book TV Shows currently airing, it’s time for me to list which, in my opinion, were the strongest 5 that I’ve watched.
Heroes v Aliens/Invasion Crossover
While not exactly a TV show, the 4 part CW comic book crossover showed the best of what a team super-hero comic book show can be, and while it truly was only a 2 part crossover (with Supergirl only crossing over on the last few minutes and Arrow being a celebration of 100 episodes, which, I think is the strongest episode Arrow has delivered by far) seeing Supergirl, Flash, Arrow and the Legends fighting aliens was truly an exciting event which makes it more exciting thinking about what the future crossovers of the Arrowverse might bring.
So, this is kind of cheating, since American Gods isn’t exactly a comic book TV show, but since it’s based on the novel written by Neil Gaiman (who has previously worked on comics, such as Sandman) I decided to put him on the list of honorable mentions. American Gods is a fantastic, over the top and highly-stylistic TV show. Although it takes quite some time for the show to finally go into it’s conflict, this show does a great job handling the gods of different mythologies, how they would still be relevant in our modern word, and emphasizing what is currently “sacred” or idolized by society.
Well… it was bound to happen, even though the MCU already had some missteps like Iron Man 2, Thor: The Dark World, Season 1 of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and to some The Incredible Hulk and Captain America: The First Avenger, no other MCU project failed as hard as Netflix’s Iron Fist. It was surprising how almost everything in Iron Fist was either bland or generic.
So, I just watched BvS, and thanks to the Man of Steel (a movie I personally heavily disliked) and the fact that critics have been ripping this movie into pieces, I arrived at the movie theater with extremely low expectations and a feeling that I wast going to enjoy the two and a half hours this movie expected from me, but boy was I wrong, because while this movie isn’t the masterpiece that The Dark Knight was or it wasn’t at the same level as the MCU’s strongest releases (The Winter Soldier being my personal favorite) it clearly is a strong starting point for the DCEU.
First of all, I’ve to say, I really think this movie will be mostly be appreciated by adult DC fans, Batman v. Superman expects a level of comic book knowledge from the viewers, because otherwise a lot of things might fly over the viewers head. And also, the movie isn’t as cheery as what we’ve seen in the MCU movies, it’s a level of dark, that might be a bit to much to children under 13.
So in what looked like it’s attempt to change into a stronger network, The CW released on 2014 a show with a premise so ridiculous that perhaps not many people expected it to become the award winning hit it became.
With the Ninth season of Doctor Who a couple of months away, I’ve decided to post a list of my favorite 10 episodes of the Revival series of Doctor Who, which was no easy task since so far 116 episodes have been released. SPOILERS AHEAD
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