Superheroes (2011)

Superheroes (2011) – Last year there was a movie (based on a comic book) called Kick-Ass, about an ordinary teenager without any special powers who decides to become a superhero. The movie started fairly “realistically” (he gets beat up, suffers some nerve damage, manages to beat some criminals up, becomes a YouTube celebrity) before venturing … Continue reading

Supergods by Grant Morrison

Supergods by Grant Morrison You look back at the societies of ancient Greece or Rome and they had their mythology. Hercules and Osiris and the gods of old provided rich storytelling traditions which became the basis for storytelling as we know it. Now we have superheroes. Grant Morrison, acclaimed comic writer and hell of a … Continue reading