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What Happened to All the Horror Superheroes?

From about 2010 through 2015, audiences could rely on the regular appearance of sternly-worded editorials from just about every entertainment journalism outlet that the superhero film trend – that unstoppable pop culture steamroller – was on the verge of collapse. The editorialists, likely operating from a place of healthy blockbuster fatigue, kept on pointing out […]

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SUPERMAN/ALIENS – The Best of Both Worlds

In 1992, two pop-culture icons seemingly died. The bigger of the two was Superman, who faced his death as a hero in the pages of SUPERMAN #75. The other was the ALIEN franchise, with the critical and commercial flop of ALIEN 3 it seemed unlikely that we would see another ALIEN film anytime soon. Of […]