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Views from abroad: We needed “Captain Marvel”

Views from abroad: We needed “Captain Marvel”

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 21, 2019

'Ello and welcome back to this week's edition of “Views from abroad.” This week, I am very excited to be jumping into a particularly favorite topic of mine – no, not the Jonas Brothers again – Marvel, specifically the latest installment in their franchise, “Captain Marvel.” The highly-antic...

REVIEW: ‘Captain Marvel’

Graphic created by Genevieve Guenther.

Jonathan Montague, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Audiences have been clamoring for years to see a major blockbuster female-led superhero movie. DC won that race in 2017 with the release of “Wonder Woman,” which lived up to all of the hype surrounding it and made millions at the box office. Now, in an ironic twist of fate, Marvel has been playing...

REVIEW: “Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse”

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Jonathan Montague, Staff Writer

December 28, 2018

After 16 years without a real break from Spider-Man, you’d think that we’d be sick of the Web-Head by now. That’s why it amazes me just how Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse manages to be one of the best movies based on the character we’ve ever had.

Stan Lee is more than a comic book writer

Stan Lee at the premiere of the 2017 film

Darius Melton, Assistant Opinion Editor

December 3, 2018

Over the past few years, “geek culture” has started to really take over mainstream media. Rick and Morty, the big adult cartoon of our day, is one large homage to the science fiction genre. Pokémon became so popular that in the summer of 2016 even politicians were talking about it. But the biggest...

Marvel Studios announces philanthropic campaigns ahead of “Avengers”

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Tyler Newman, Assistant News Editor

March 3, 2018

On Feb. 27, three stars of the highly anticipated upcoming film “Avengers: Infinity War” appeared on “Good Morning America” to reveal Marvel Studios's newest undertaking. Paul Bettany, Sebastian Stan and Karen Gillan joined Michael Strahan on ABC’s flagship morning program to explain their...

REVIEW: “Crisis on Earth-X”

Jonathan Montague, Contributing Writer

December 15, 2017

While Marvel Studios has ruled the superhero film market with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC Comics has been the king of the small screen with what’s now known as the Arrowverse -- comprising its namesake, "Arrow"; "Arrow" spinoffs "The Flash" and "Legends of Tomorrow"; and the show it adopted from...

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