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Joaquin Phoenix is marvelous to watch in the origin story of the Batman villain. Read more

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Batman and Wonder Woman convince Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash to join them in battle against the alien evil of Steppenwolf. But can they win without Superman? Read more

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Paul McComas reviews Suicide Squad. Read more

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This review contains spoilers for 2011’s Batman Arkham City“This is how it happened. This is how the Batman died.” These ominous words begin the third and final entry of Rocksteady’s Arkham trilogy, Arkham Knight. A far darker and more ambitiou.. Read more

Video Games are Dumb

In Chuck Klosterman’s new book I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined), he returns with another series of essays on popular culture and this time convincingly argues that villains may not be Read more


The best superhero comics have always dressed moral, political and social issues in bright-colored spandex... Read more

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R.E.M.’s much-hyped performance at SXSW last year felt more like a commercial than a concert. With few nods to their back catalogue, the band spent most of the set deluging the audience with material from their then-forthcoming record, Accelerate... Read more

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Whether history condemns or redeems George W. Bush, this one footnote of his presidency will long spark debate: Why did Bush, a man almost ideologically opposed to pardons—so much so that he issued less than 200 of them, infuriating his base by no.. Read more

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   Lifeovertook art in January with the death of Heath Ledger, the Joker in The The Dark Knight ,Film Read more

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Heath Ledger proved bigger in death than he was in life during the opening weekend of The Dark Knight, with three-day ticket sales breaking record at $155.3 million. It was especially tragic because, with the strength of Ledger's unforgettable pe.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

  “Returnwith us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear...” No, I&rsq ward ,Film Read more

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Inbothsound and manner of dress, members of The Scarring Party draw fr Come Away from the Light, ,Concert Reviews Read more

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