Black Adam

Review by Will Butler Early in Black Adam (Jaume Collet-Serra, 2022), a character attempts to persuade the almighty yet disinterested Teth-Adam (Dwayne Johnson) to embrace superhero stardom by declaring that “the superhero industrial complex is worth a lot of money.” While it’s ultimately a harmless self-aware joke, in Black Adam — a passionless project thatContinue reading “Black Adam”

Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey

Review by James McCleary The past three years have been an exceptional feat for DC Films in terms of successfully recovering from their disastrous attempts to imitate the Marvel formula, the culmination of which took the form of the critical and commercial monstrosity formerly known as Justice League. More than anything else, this quality uptickContinue reading “Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey”