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Everyday Heroes [pics]

From AwkwardFamilyPhotos –

Photographer Martin Beck challenges the stereotype of Superheroes revealing them not as over-the-top comic book characters but rather as the normal everyday people around us. 32 more words


Since the Sony/Marvel announcement that Spider-Man would be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) in an upcoming film (likely Captain America: Civil War) before web-slinging his way into yet another reboot the following year, rumours have been swirling over who would take over from Andrew Garfield and don the red, tight, and blue. 782 more words


Green light

“In brightest day, in blackest night, No evil shall escape my sight. Let those who worship evil’s might, Beware my power–Green Lantern’s light!”

Colin Dewar Photography

Research for a Character

I began brainstorming a comic book character some time back who has spent time in prison for a murder he committed while in his teens (possibly as a juvenile–I haven’t totally nailed it down). 428 more words


POLL: Should Edmonton get a Wolverine statue?

WATCH ABOVE: An online petition to build a Wolverine statue in Edmonton is getting support from people around the world. Trish Kozicka explains.

EDMONTON – An effort is underway to bring Wolverine, one of Marvel Comic’s most iconic creations, to Edmonton. 451 more words


The Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises is an ambitious, thoughtful, and potent action film that concludes Christopher Nolan’s franchise in spectacular fashion.

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive.

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The Five Hero Laws

There are many types of heroes in film, comics and television but many of the most memorable have a few things in common. These are all realizations I’ve made while watching action films. 671 more words