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ComicsAlliance Reviews ‘The Death of Batman’ Fan Film (2003)
Chris: Over the past six weeks, David Uzumeri and I have been steadily making our way through the Batman film franchise in a series of in-depth reviews, but today, we're doing something that's both a little different and a whole lot horrifying: We're entering the world of fan-films in…
ComicsAlliance Recaps ‘Smallville’ Episode 10.20: Prophecy
Love it or hate it, the Smallville TV show has been one of the most popular mass media adaptations of a comic, reaching millions of viewers each week with stories of what Clark Kent's life was like before he became Superman. Now, we're marking its passing by having ComicsAlliance's Chris Sims and Da…
ComicsAlliance Recaps ‘Smallville’ Episode 10.12: Collateral
Love it or hate it, the Smallville TV show has been one of the most popular mass media adaptations of a comic, reaching millions of viewers each week with stories of what Clark Kent's life was like before he became Superman. Now, we're marking its passing by having ComicsAlliance's Chris Sims and Da…
Worst of the Worst: ‘Batman: The Widening Gyre’ #6
Kevin Smith's Batman stories are the worst Batman comics I've ever read, and while I haven't actually read them all, I've read enough that I'm pretty comfortable in declaring them the worst Batman comics ever. And with this week's release of "Batman: The Widening Gyre" #6, Smith has someho…
Worst of the Worst: ‘Justice League: The Rise of Arsenal #3′
The thing about modern comics criticism is that the immediacy of the Internet makes it easier than ever to base reviews around a first impression. Believe me, I'm as guilty of it as anyone, but shades of grey tend to be replaced by snap judgments that play to the extremes, leading to titles qui…
Worst of the Worst: Ultimatum
Like pretty much every other comics reader with an Internet connection, I'd heard that "Ultimatum," the line-wide crossover that more or less destroyed Marvel's Ultimate line, was terrible. Despite strong sales that kept it in the top ten for its entire run, the series was almost universal…