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Two-Fisted Tales #27 – June, 1952

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Two-Fisted Tales #27

December 21, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Two-Fisted Tales #27 from 1952 was published at the height of the Korean War and depicts what should have been our resolve towards recent North Korean threats.

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Review: Into the Woods – Fractured musical fairy tales

December 25, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Into the WoodsYou might think that a new film that revises several of the 19th century fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm is just jumping on the now well-worn fairy tale redux train, but in the case of Into the Woods the combined reworking of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk has been around (at least in Stephen Sondheim’s Broadway musical version) since 1987. Long before the recent trend of rehashed fantasy fables.

Directed by Rob Marshall (Chicago), this fractured musical fairy tale film has very good performances but just doesn’t seem to fire on all cylinders. The story is weird and awkward and for the most part the musical numbers are less than enchanting. Having never seen the musical play I can’t make a comparison, but the movie is definitely missing a magical spark.

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Review: Unbroken – True land, sea and air adventure

December 25, 2014 – 7:40 am |
Unbroken

We learn the horrific adventures that Louis Zamperini lived through during WWII, but as inspirational as his experience is, it seems like we’ve seen it before.

Blizzard Blitz: December 21st

December 21, 2014 – 8:53 pm |
Blizzard Blitz: December 21st

While we are taking this time during the holidays to spend with our family and loved ones, that does not mean we can’t grab a game or two in between all the activities!

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Two-Fisted Tales #27

December 21, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Two-Fisted Tales #27 – June, 1952

Two-Fisted Tales #27 from 1952 was published at the height of the Korean War and depicts what should have been our resolve towards recent North Korean threats.

Amazing Arizona Comics: The Webcomic – Zombie Santa Is Coming To Town! (Part 2)

December 19, 2014 – 6:00 am |

Every Friday, the week’s worth of Amazing Arizona Comics: The Webcomic will be posted here for your reading enjoyment!  Of course, please visit the site for ongoing commentary, opportunities to win original art, and a jump on next Friday’s …

Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Novaer

December 17, 2014 – 7:45 am |
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

In the final piece of The Hobbit film trilogy, director Peter Jackson pulls out all the stops and gives fans the most epic fantasy battle ever created on film.