The porn parodies of classic Marvel comics are at once overly ambitious and too stuck in adult movie traditions to fully work – but are nevertheless fun alternative versions of the web-slinging superhero.
My Mate Ollie
Proof that loveable Great British eccentrics are still very much among us.
Maybe Some Things Are Just Not All That Good
The cancellation of movies and TV shows might seem like a personal vendetta against fans but it is usually for rather more basic reasons.
We Don’t Need Another (Super) Hero
The case of the Phantom Patriot shows that Real Life Super Heroes are not something that we should be encouraging.
Free Gift Inside! The Highs And Lows Of The British Comic Book Giveaway
The weird and wonderful world of the comic book cover-mounted freebie.
The Wild World Of Johnny Cougar
The wrestler from Tiger comic whose adventures sometimes went bonkers.
Why Can’t A Woman Be More Like A Man?
Are some people taking seriously the lyrics of a comic song written nearly 70 years ago? That’s the way it looks.
Strung Up! The Golden Age Of Comic Book Bondage Covers
The outrageous kinkiness of classic comic books and their BDSM-inspired creators.
Turkish Star Wars On Blu-Ray: What A Time To Be Alive
The most shameless example of copyright violation and delirious cinematic insanity has been restored to its former glory.
Kriminal – Italy’s Second-Best Costumed Anti-Hero
Sadistic and murderous, Kriminal was nevertheless a hugely popular comic book character in the 1960s.
The Condescending Sexism Of ‘Feminist’ Superhero Cinema
The constant implication in superhero films, that women are inherently powerless with their destinies shaped by the actions of men, does not seem a particularly empowering narrative.
Super Monster Gamera!
Turtle Power! The classic and entirely bizarre Gamera monster movie series examined.