Chris Hemsworth, Thor the Dark World

Avengers Analysis – The Feminist Evolution from ‘Iron Man’ to ‘Avengers: Endgame’: Thor: the Dark World & Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Thor: The Dark World Sophistication of Story: The film sets up later films with its last scene. This isn’t a great film and it really under utilizes Loki, who is usually the best part of a Thor film. It does start to introduce some humor, with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston both demonstrating good comic timing. Contribution to the Overall… Read more →

Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Chris Evans, Captain America, Steve Rogers, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Clint Barton, Scarlett Johansson, Black Widow, Natasha Romanoff, Hulk, Robery Downey Jr, Tony Stark, Iron Man, Avengers

Avengers Analysis – The Feminist Evolution from ‘Iron Man’ to ‘Avengers: Endgame’: The Avengers & Iron Man 3

The next two films we’re looking at are The Avengers and Iron Man 3. The Avengers: Sophistication: This was the first Avengers film, and the first to bring humor to all the Avengers. Later films would continue that to a degree. It’s also the first Marvel film to have the main characters from different films all meet, which means we… Read more →

Chris Hemsworth, Thor

Avengers Analysis – The Feminist Evolution from ‘Iron Man’ to ‘Avengers: Endgame’: Thor & Captain America: The First Avenger

Moving on to the next two films, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger, NOTE: There will be spoilers! Thor: Sophistication: Thor introduces the first intergalactic superhero into the MCU. It introduces the world of Asgard and the first truly interesting and layered villain with Loki. The story is somewhat Shakespearean with a two sons in a rivalry where one… Read more →

Sarah Michelle Gellar, Buffy Summers, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Sophia Crawford

Sarah Michelle Gellar’s Stunt Double Talks Breaking Ground & Buffy’s Fighting Style

Buffy, the Vampire Slayer began 20 years ago and was groundbreaking in its fight work. I had the opportunity to talk with Sophia Crawford, the stunt double for Sarah Michelle Gellar on Buffy. She discussed the work that goes into creating fights, and what it was like to be the slayer half of Buffy Summers, as well as breaking some… Read more →