The 21st century will always be remembered as the “superhero decade”. Dozens and of superhero films from Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse comics have been released for the big screen since the year 2000 alone (Gray 1). But what has been the commonality of all these diverse superhero movies? Men as the main subject/protagonist. Recently,…
According to Patty Jenkins “James Cameron’s inability to understand what Wonder Woman is, or stands for, to women all over the world is unsurprising as, though he is a great filmmaker, he is not a woman”. In 2017 Patty Jenkins directed the movie Wonder Woman which was produced by Charles Roven, Deborah & Zack Snyder…
“Every superhero has a secret identity I don’t know a single one who doesn’t” “Masks. We all wear them. But we cannot hide our true faces from those who actually know us -Sam Esmail.” Almost 15 years ago me and my brother went to go see the Incredibles, we were both toddlers and like most…
I was always enamored by the television show named Flash found on either streaming services such as Netflix or on the television channel of the CW. Whether it was from the spectacular music playing throughout the show, the visual effects the creators and editors put into the show to make it look realistic, or the…
Abstract Individuals all around the globe watch Hollywood audio-visual products, to be specific movies, every day. Such movies bear a significant part of our lives and help shape our thoughts regarding social, political, cultural and financial problems. Movies are strewed with messages that compass groups of viewers far and wide. Female portrayal on-screen has been…
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Watchmen by Alan Moore are both highly appraised graphic novels that were published in the same year which is proven by the events that take place in both novels. The Dark Knight Returns is about Bruce Wayne coming out of retirement while still dealing with his…
Are all superheroes good or bad and do all superheroes have an ethical framework which they establish on and base their feeling upon when making crucial decision while saving mankind. I think most superheroes have a good framework which they build upon after taking on fights and loses and making selfless decisions to save humanity….