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“Dylan Dog” Adaptation “Dead” in the Water
July 31, 2011 | No Comment
“Dylan Dog” Adaptation “Dead” in the Water

I may already be too late, as the DVD and Blu-ray hit stores July 26, but if I prevent even just one person from seeing “Dylan Dog: Dead of Night,” I feel that I have …

“Captain America”‘s Colors Don’t Run
July 24, 2011 | No Comment
“Captain America”‘s Colors Don’t Run

At this point in the summer, movie critics get particularly tired of reviewing summer blockbusters, so inevitably, they’re going to be a bit harsher than they normally would be. “Captain America: The First Avenger” is …

The Internet is Hard-Wired for Quality Comedy
July 17, 2011 | No Comment
The Internet is Hard-Wired for Quality Comedy

After a long day at work, most people come home and plop down on the couch to watch their favorite television shows and relax. I, however, find myself spending more and more time sitting in …

DC Comics’ “New 52″ Relaunch Is a Super Disappointment
July 10, 2011 | No Comment
DC Comics’ “New 52″ Relaunch Is a Super Disappointment

Hell hath no fury like a fanboy scorned, and if there’s one way to scorn comic book fans, it’s by making dramatic changes to their favorite characters.
DC Comics plans to do just that in September …

Woody Allen’s “Midnight in Paris” Strikes All the Right Chords
July 3, 2011 | No Comment
Woody Allen’s “Midnight in Paris” Strikes All the Right Chords

A lot of the recommendations for entertainment I make in this column belong to some sort of niche market, and as such, they don’t always pertain to everyone. This week, however, I can say with …