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Is Hollywood’s Attempt at Feminism Actually Detrimental to Women in Film?

 Despite the abundance of tough women on TV and movies, and the British film industry declaring last year as “the year of strong women”, there still aren’t very many leading roles showcasing women in action/super hero/sci-fi movies. Why is there such a multitude of “strong women” in supporting roles but not in starring roles? It may have something to do with Hollywood’s poorly executed attempts at female empowerment.

SCNS Live S4 Ep 24 – The Nerdys!!

On this week's episode of SCNS Live!  The team welcomed Natalie @imnatman from Fangirls to the show!  She joined us as a presenter in the 1st Annual Nerdy's, celebrating the best Nerd TV!  Who won?  Who lost?  Should this be a real award show?  Find out!

7 Obscure Super Hero Films You Probably Haven’t Seen

 We’re currently in a boom period for superhero films, with plenty more on the way. It’s the golden age for comic book fans. Characters like Wonder Woman, Dr. Strange and the Justice League are all coming to theaters, joining established franchises like Thor and Captain America. But some of you may not know that these characters all had live-action movies made about them before. Cinelinx looks at 7 obscure super films you probably haven’t seen.

The Sub Mariner Should Appear On Agents of SHIELD

 With the current comic book boom under way, you’d expect Marvel to show some love for their first-ever character—Prince Namor, the Sub-Mariner. Since legal entanglements prevent Namor from showing up in a film, why not allow the king of the seas to meet the Agents of SHIELD?

Tuesday Toy Review: Metroid, Transformers, and the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Hey guys I'm back with the Tuesday toy review first up the crew at SCNS gave me the Marvel Legends SHIELD boxset for my birthday and they rock for that. I picked up a World of Nintendo Samus Aran firgure and found it lacking. And long overdue is my review of Transformers Chromia.

Felicity Smoak and the Mary Sues of TV

 

Mary Sue, Mary Sue: oh how our heads ache from you. The season finale of the CW’s Arrow, and the unquestionably cheesy ending with Oliver and Felicity driving off into the sunset has increased the long-growing hostility against the character of Felicity Smoak, who is the latest, annoying Mary Sue to worm her way onto our screens. Isn’t it time to retire this clichéd trope?

 

The Segue Syndrome: Does Age of Ultron Suffer From Setting Up...

Now that the much anticipated Avengers: Age of Ultron is out in theaters, fans and critics are commenting on the merits and detriments of the film. It’s time to ask…How well does Age of Ultron stand on its own, rather than as part of a greater series? Does it work well as a solo entity, or is it really only a link between Phase 2 and Phase 3 of the MCU?

Spider-Man Should Appear On a Small Screen Series Before Being In...

With Spider-Man finally joining the Disney/Marvel Cinematic Universe, he needs to be reintroduced to audience in order to establish his newest interpretation. The best way to do this would be to introduce him on the small screen—Netflix or Agents of SHIELD—Before utilizing him in an MCU movie.

Double Duty: 9 Actors who’ve Played Both Marvel and DC Characters

Daredevil moonlighting as Batman? For some actors, one comic book character isn’t enough, nor is one comic publisher. Some actors have jumped the fence between Marvel and DC, playing characters from both companies.

TFGP’S Channel Control Episode 01

We have a new show in the TFGP family. Say hello to TFGP's Channel Control! It's TV talk about the shows that matter to the fanpeeps.

The Casual Cinecast Breaks Down Our Most Anticipated Films of 2021

Mike, Chris, and Justin are back in a new episode of the Casual Cinecast devoted entirely to looking ahead at the many films coming...