All New Showcase a the Movies Episode 51: Batman V Superman-Dawn of Justice

Together, they are the greatest force for good the universe has ever known. But enough about the Showcase guys — what about the movie? This week the crew takes in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. And there’s going to be a spoiler section this time, folks. And what’s cool this week? Kenny just binged Daredevil season 2, Jason throws in a shameless plug for the play he and … [Read more...]

All New Showcase at the Movies Episode 50: 10 Cloverfield Lane

J.J. Abrams and Dan Trachtenberg snuck out a spin-off to the 2008 film Cloverfield, and this week, the Showcasers take a look at it. In a brief, spoiler-free discussion, the crew tells you if it’s worth your time. And what’s cool this week? Jason enjoyed Season 1 of NBC’s Superstore, Erin is reading Stephen King’s Bazaar of Bad Dreams, the second season of The Flash … [Read more...]

COMIC BOOKS FOR BEGINNERS: DC EDITION

You may have read my Comic Books for Beginners: Marvel Edition. If not, you can read it here.  The gist of it is that I am occasionally called upon to recommend books for new readers.  In this case I am specifically referring to Trade Paperback/ Hardcover collections and Graphic Novels, rather than current series.  I think its best to give a new reader a complete story to start … [Read more...]

All New Showcase Episode 316: San Diego 2015-We Weren’t There Either

Last weekend was the annual bacchanalia of nerddom known as Comic-Con International: San Diego. And just like every year, Blake and Erin… weren’t there. Instead, with the help of Showcasers on the Facebook Page, they spent the week gathering the coolest and most interesting info from the con to discuss on this week’s show. Their thoughts on the Batman V. Superman: Dawn of … [Read more...]

All New Showcase at the Movies Episode 46: Double Feature! Mad Max: Fury Road and Tomorrowland

This Memorial Day weekend, Blake and Erin take in a double feature of sci-fi movies that couldn’t be more different. The reboot/sequel/whatever of the Max Max franchise, Mad Max: Fury Road, is up first — does it live up to the original films? Is Tom Hardy crazy enough to replace Mel Gibson? And who is Erin’s new geek crush? Then, Tomorrowland. Can Brad Bird keep up his winning … [Read more...]