Justice for Lisa Frankenstein

The lifespan of a movie these days can be very unpredictable. Take for instance Sydney Sweeney’s surprise hit Anyone But You (not Madame Web) and Pixar’s Elemental—two films which ended up getting legs after a few weeks of release. Here’s hoping that’s the case with Lisa Frankenstein, that it chops off some legs and runs. … Read more

Madame Web Is Not the Worst Comic Book Movie of All Time, but It Ain’t Good

Madame Web is a two-hour trailer for the movie you think you’re watching, but actually aren’t. If that’s confusing, welcome to the world of Madame Web, where everyone—the characters, the actors, the audience, and everyone in between—is confused about basically everything, all of the time. It’s a film that sets specific expectations in terms of … Read more

The Superb Spider-Man 2 Has Made It to Disney+

Again in April, Disney+ began to steadily add plenty of Spider-Man movies to its catalog, from the outdated Sam Raimi trilogy to the significantly much less older Spider-Man: Homecoming and Venom. Additionally added in that blend (finally) was 2012’s The Superb Spider-Man, although it wasn’t clear on the time when its sequel would hit the … Read more