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Man of Steel Theme
Comic Books
Jason Boyd

Man of Steel Theme As Human As They Come

Before I get jump into my take on the Man of Steel theme and my impressions of the movie, you may want to read my past thoughts on the themes behind Superman in general and how I thought it could apply in “Man of Steel.” I don’t want you to

Everybody Loves Tank Girl
Comic Books
Jason Boyd

Everybody Loves Tank Girl… Except Maybe Me

Everybody Loves Tank Girl, the newest from creator Alan Martin, has a few moments of cutting commentary. And other moments are really quite funny or inventive. But for the most part I felt I didn’t “get it.” Now, for a confession, I don’t have a longstanding relationship with Tank Girl.

The Sessions
Movies
Jason Boyd

The Sessions Challenges Mind/Body Split

The Sessions is a movie about a poet paralyzed from the neck down by polio who hires a “sex surrogate” to take his virginity. It’s a great premise. But it does a rare thing. It goes further. It explores the split with have in society, that you can live by

The Man From Earth Review
Movies
Jason Boyd

The Man From Earth Review – Streaming Gems

This will be a The Man From Earth review, which might seem odd. It’s a small little movie that came out five years ago, and you’ve probably never heard of it. But, like most good little things, you can find it streaming somewhere online. I’ve been under the weather recently

Walking Dead Episode 12 Review Clear
Television
Jason Boyd

Walking Dead Episode 12 Review

The Walking Dead Episode 12 review: Clear showed last night on AMC. It was… Well, it was very good. Maybe not as amazing as everyone says. But good. SPOILERS AHEAD First, what was great about the episode. Morgan Jones returned. I loved the character, and it shows a departure from

The Walking Dead Home Season 3
Television
Jason Boyd

The Walking Dead Home Postmortem (Review)

Let’s get one thing out of the way: The Walking Dead Home (episode 10) was a bazillion-times better than The Suicide King (episode 11). Also, yes, I was wrong about quite a few of my predictions. What the writers did instead was just fine and dandy, though, so I’m cool