Andy’s Read Pile: King Features, Flash Gordon

What be the haps, all you fine familiars out there? It’s Andy Larson with another great entry to the best comic book related way to kill some time on a Monday when you don’t want to look at those quarterly reports: A Read Pile Review! This particular entry has it’s roots in a podcast we…

Love & Hate: Raimi/Maguire Spider-Man Movies

No one likes to be made fun of. I mean, that’s obvious, right? What a hard-hitting opening hook! Next article: “Getting punched in the genitals is not ideal!”. But it’s a truism: If you are trying to endear yourself to someone, you should probably not make fun of them more-or-less straight off the bat. After…

Andy’s Current Favorites: October 2018

Hey Kids! It’s your old pal, Andy Larson, back for another quick glance into the things I’m into at this moment in life. However, before I get to that, I wanted share a random comic book panel that I came across the other day while I was paging through some back issues in the 50…

Iron Man 3: A Reexamination

As discussed on yesterday’s podcast, we did see the Marvel movie Venom the other day. Although you should listen to our official review, the long and the short of it was it was pretty godawful.  I know I shouldn’t have expected much from it given it was not a Marvel Cinematic Universe entry and instead…

Andy’s Read Pile: Planet of the Apes, Cataclysm Volume 1

Hey Kids! Uncle Andy’s got something special for you all this week: A second read pile! That’s right! In case you couldn’t get enough of the comic review goodness that keeps the masses informed on what they may or may not enjoy reading from this literary medium, don’t fear! I got your back. Just don’t…

Deadpool 2: Super Duper Cut Review

Hi kids! Today, we’re going to dive into Deadpool, including but not limited to a long-winded diatribe on the character and a look at one of the specialest features to be found on Deadpool 2: The Super Duper Cut. You’ve gotta work for it a bit. Maximum effort and whatnot. Deadpool is a character that…

Panels to Popcorn: Gotham by Gaslight Review

Howdy out there to our loyal followers! Andy Larson here, the host of the Ghost of the Stratosphere podcast and occasional movie fanatic. In this article, we are going to the unveiling a new concept on our blog which we hope will better simulate the kind of discussions we have on our podcast weekly. This…

Andy’s Current Favorites: August 2018

So I was planning on taking the opportunity of a free night to call my old fellow podcasting partner, JA Scott, and tell again what a terrible “Blades of Steel” player he is. However, he has thwarted my plans yet again by his absence, so therefore I’m stuck with you, the unwashed masses, blogging into…

Movie Reviews for Comic Fans: The Lone Ranger

So Today’s movie review, I’ll talk a film that we have mentioned several times on our podcast especially in comparison to a particular comic book run: The Lone Ranger. In particular, both myself and fellow Ghost, Chad Smith, love the 25 issue Dynamite run of The Lone Ranger as we highlighted it as our number…