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From Heathcliff to Jaime Lannister and Back Again: Byronic Heroes in SFF

Quiz Question: What do the following genre heroes (or should I say, anti-heroes) have in common? DC’s Batman (Think Dark Knight, not the ’60s ABC campy Adam West) Harry Potter‘s Severus Snape Star Wars‘ Han Solo Lord of the Rings‘ Aragorn Game of Thrones‘ Jaime Lannister Dark Tower‘s Roland  Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes (in his many guises) Like Emily Bronte’s Heathcliff ... Read More »

PlayStation 4 Review: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1: Realm of Shadows’

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TellTale's 'Batman' stumbles when the action gets going, which makes pulling off a superhero game awfully difficult, but it's their storytelling that keeps fans coming back. Despite being a somewhat slow burn, Episode 1: Realm of Shadows offers a compelling narrative, so far. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Suicide Squad’

Suicide Squad will please general audiences, but, unfortunately, suffers from the same creative lapses, familiar elements and clichéd sequences as Marvel’s Deadpool. Read More »

Theater Preview (Los Angeles): Four Clowns Gets Dark With ‘Lunatics & Actors’

Citing Heath Ledger's performance as the Joker in The Dark Knight as an example of an actor's extreme dedication, Aluma wondered: "How far is too far? Is it still acting or has it become this psychosis they are living truthfully in an adopted mind – turning on something that is no longer them and is in fact dangerous?" Read More »