Comic-Con 2013: Is it still for the nerds?

San Diego Comic Con (Image Credit: Gage Skidmore)

San Diego Comic Con (Image Credit: Gage Skidmore)

In 1970, a group of comic book nerds and science fiction fans got together and began Comic-Con International: San Diego. It was a one-day event with 100 people in attendance and two special guest stars with the goal being to raise money for a larger convention. Continue reading

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Movie Review: ‘Man of Steel’

Amy Adams as Lois Lane and Henry Cavill as Superman in MAN OF STEEL (Image Credit: Warner Bros.)

Amy Adams as Lois Lane and Henry Cavill as Superman in MAN OF STEEL (Image Credit: Warner Bros.)

Woweeezowie…it almost hurts (in a good way) to watch Henry Cavill play Superman because he is so ridiculously hot.  Chest, arms, deep endless blue eyes, abs, chest, perfect smile, arms…I don’t know where to focus.  For the record, there IS a shirtless scene in this film and it is worth seeing.  My friend, who has been married for years and is usually less vocal about male hotness than I, couldn’t stifle a “whoa, I mean, wow” when he stepped out of the water sans top.  If you hadn’t already fallen in love with him in The Tudors, which I had – Duke of Suffolk  (swoon!), you will undoubtedly fall under his spell after watching him play one of the most iconic super heroes of all time. Continue reading