Author Archives: Mac McEntire

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Fantastic Friday: All guest stars all the time

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #374 continues an ongoing arc with multiple plotlines and numerous guest stars — and this one has all the guest stars! Recap: During a fight with villains, Johnny accidentally destroyed part … Continue reading

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Willow (1988) rewatch – Part 19

Rewatching the 1988 movie Willow scene-by-scene. Why? Because it’s freaking Willow! Gentlemen, meet Llug: 43:53-48:58 on the Blu-ray.   We begin with Willow and the baby in the rain, walking out from behind some trees and coming across a three-story … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Down with reality

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #373 packs a ton of story into one comic. But is any of it a good story? To recap: Aron the rogue watcher kidnapped Alicia, and used her to trap Reed, … Continue reading

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Willow (1988) rewatch – Part 18

Rewatching the 1988 movie Willow scene-by-scene. Why? Because it’s freaking Willow! In this short scene, we’re exploring the connection between this film and Akira Kurosawa, 42:52-43-52 on the Blu-ray. The scene begins with Willow and Brownies walking through the woods, … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Did you order a Code Blue?

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #372 finds us in the middle of a multi-issue arc with competing storylines and tons of guest stars. It’s going to be a bumpy ride. Previously, Johnny used his powerful nova … Continue reading

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Willow (1988) rewatch – Part 17

Rewatching the 1988 movie Willow scene-by-scene. Why? Because it’s freaking Willow! Let us commune with the spirits of the forest and all that, 39:48-42:51 on the Blu-ray. Picking up where we left off, a mysterious light and heavenly voice speaks … Continue reading

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Willow (1988) rewatch – Part 16

Rewatching the 1988 movie Willow scene-by-scene. Why? Because it’s freaking Willow! This turns into a brief Gulliver’s Travels remake as we meet the Brownies, 37:19-39:47 on the Blu-ray. The score is big and heroic as Willow and Meegosh walk through … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: New looks, old flames

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #371 begins a multi-part story that contains a lot of what everyone remembers from this early ‘90s era of Fantastic Four, starting with a wild new look for Sue. Gimmie a … Continue reading

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Willow (1988) rewatch – Part 15

Rewatching the 1988 movie Willow scene-by-scene. Why? Because it’s freaking Willow! We’ve entered a world of war and warriors, 30:35-37:18 on the Blu-ray. It’s morning at the Daikini crossroads, and Willow, Meegosh, and the baby are asleep by their campfire. … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: You need to work on your anatomy

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Annual #25 is part three of the four-part Citizen Kang, one of Marvel’s most forgettable crossovers with some spectacularly bad art. Before going any further, we just have to talk about this … Continue reading

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