Back for the fourth time.Read More
Cinema Excelsior is a podcast dedicated to analyzing and understanding the films of Marvel Comics. Our roundtable of film PhDs, screenwriters, and comic book nerds tries to understand what makes each film succeed or fail as an adaptation, a commercial enterprise, and a piece of art.
Yes, that's right! Although we began Cinema Excelsior with a discussion of "Howard the Duck", only two of our five regular panelists were actually a part of that landmark episode. As a holiday present to you, dear listener, we have re-viewed the film and subjected it to a full five-panelist dissection. Have our thoughts changed since our initial viewing four years ago? Listen to find out!Read More
This is for the bear.
Step into the Mission to Mars room and go on a journey with everyone's contractually-mandated favorite X-Man as he travels to Tokyo for a good old-fashioned samurai story. Would this have been better as an Ozu-style family drama? You be the judge!