Man of Steel: Superman reboot less than super?

Reblog time begins! I’m kicking it off with my very first movie review ever. Basically, this is the film that gave birth to Silver Screen Serenade. For better or worse, that film is Man of Steel.

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When I heard that Superman was getting a reboot, I wasn’t exactly super enthused. To be fair, I’ve always been a Batman fan at heart, but I also had the 2006 attempt at reviving Superman on my mind. If I remember correctly, the attempt was less than successful—more of a sentimental tribute to the old movies than a try at anything new.

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Cara’s Top 20 Superhero Movies, Pt. 2

This is why the Deadpool movie could very well end up on here one day.

This is why the Deadpool movie could very well end up on this list one day.

Welcome back! Have you been on pins and needles waiting to read the rest of the Top 20 Superhero Movies List that I started yesterday (see here)? …Well, gees, even if you haven’t been you can at least nod and pretend you’ve been that eager to see it. Are you nodding now? Thank you. This is why I love you. Continue reading

Cara’s Top 20 Superhero Movies, Pt. 1

Spoiler alert: Several of these made the list.

Spoiler alert: Several of these made the list.

Hello, hello! Apologies for my absence on Friday, my friends. You see, I went to the first evening showing of Avengers: Age of Ultron on Thursday, and I didn’t have time to get something together for the next day. You’ll be hearing about AoU this week, but for now I wanted to do a little something else. Continue reading

Things I’m Geeking About Right Now, Pt. 3

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I know I just did one of these a little less than two weeks ago (see that geektastic post here), but GAWD there’s been so much more nerdy news since then! I’ve been dying to talk about so many things with my fellow movie/TV buffs, and I couldn’t wait any longer to do it. So put on your Batman cowl, your Spock ears, your one ring to rule them all, or whatever else you need to get in the spirit…because it’s time to geek. Continue reading

The Guest List: Silver Screen Serenade

Joseph over at the fantastic Cinema Monster was awesome enough to let me contribute to his Guest List, where I wrote about my top ten Marvel/DC film supervillains. Give it a looksee! And if you don’t already follow The Cinema Monster, DO IT. It really is an excellent blog 🙂

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Another Friday is upon us…you know what that means don’t you? It’s time for another kick-ass edition of The Guest List! This week I am fortunate enough to have Cara from Silver Screen Serenade contribute her very own top 10 to the segment! If you don’t already subscribe/follow to her site, I highly suggest you do so…right after you read her incredible top 10!

If you’re interested in submitting your very own top 10 to the segment, here’s how! By the way, I’m still waiting on a lot of you to send a post over, so if you can, throw an e mail my way letting me know when I can expect it by.

All you need to do is shoot me an e mail (thecinemamonster@gmail.com) with your name, website info (if you have one), and the topic you have chosen for your top 10. If I like what I…

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