Filmmaker Jamie Benning’s extraordinary website combines film clips, archival footage, and commentaries to provide an immersive and highly entertaining look into how our favorite movies were made.
Category: Outside the Longbox
After a few decades away from live action, the wall-crawler hit the silver screen in one of the most successful film franchises of the 21st century helmed by Evil Dead director Sam Raimi… It’s best to grade them on a curve.
In my experience, there are two types of people: those who love Veronica Mars, and those who haven’t yet watched Veronica Mars. There are a LOT of reasons to think that this show will suck. But trust me, PoP!ulation. Trust me. Veronica Mars is worth your time.
After revisiting all of Spidey’s animated exploits, let’s shift our focus to the live-action exploits of our favorite wall-crawler. From educational to unbelievably awesome, the 70′s were full of Spidey on TV.
‘Ready Player One’ is the most epic novels ever written. Blending 1980s pop culture with the most immersive role-playing game ever, the largest prize in history, and villains who will kill to win, it’s a nonstop action adventure. Add this to your required reading list NOW!
DC’s animation house brings us another in its long line of Bat films with another in its long line of Bat-actors. How do the new entries into the pantheon stack up? And how about that double-dose of Catwoman? Read on, PoP!ulation, read on
Eleven giants dreamed up an imaginary world filled with small beings called “Glitches”. In this wildly imaginative MMORPG, you play as a Glitch, and experience an ever-changing world and communal game experience unlike anything else.
Somewhere between Metal Gear Solid and Batman: Arkham Asylum there exists a First Person Shooter where stealth is your greatest weapon but a good old-fashioned firefight is always an option. You say you want a Revolution?
MINUS FIVE STARS to Jason Knize, as he placates the 5 wrestling fans in the PoP!ulation (that includes 2 members of PCW) with this ode to ‘Botchamania’, the 182-episode gag reel of wrestling. But wait, you haters might get a kick out of it, too! We’re in the Danger Zone!
This sharply funny send-up of 1950s B-movies should be required viewing for all lovers of cinema. Plus, a look at the well-deserved sequel. For science!
Previously featured comic creator and regular PoP! commenter Matthew JLD Rice teams with Andrew Makishima to bring us a web comic (of sorts) with a slightly different twist. To quote the boys, after reading Birth of Venus “You WILL believe a mom can fly!”
Some of comics’ greatest characters have been in publication for a good 70 years, yet haven’t aged a day past forty (at the most). Th3rd World Studios and creator Brock Heasley have given us a (hilarious) glimpse at what we have to expect in these characters’ Autumn years.
The popular stand-up comic shows that his talents extend far beyond the microphone with this collection of humorous essays and one original comic tale.