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Five Avengers Too Horrible to Ever be Committed to Film

With Marvel and Joss Whedon’s Avengers¬†tearing up the multiplexes and making audiences believe a man can fly, build battle armor, throw shields, punch things really hard, and/or enjoy a good shawarma, a sequel is as inevitable as Steve/Tony/Harry/Draco slashfic. The … Continue reading

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The Avengers, Commercials, and the Gendering of Children’s Toys

Needless to say, I loved The¬†Avengers. It was hard to believe they packed that much awesome in one movie. The action sequences were great, the balance between the different characters was well done, and I particularly enjoyed the touches that … Continue reading

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How Black Widow Stole The Show (And My Heart)

I have a great deal of emotions when it comes to Joss Whedon. Many of them conflicting and all of them complicated. But I’ve got to tell you, he did the most stunning job with Natasha Romanoff (Natalia Romanova, for … Continue reading

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