Spawn Movie: Reborn or Horrific Reboot?

Welcome Dragons! I wanted to take this post and share with you something that made me uber excited this weekend and is very near and dear to my heart.  Todd McFarlane announced over the weekend at the 2017 Comic-Con International: San Diego that he will be bringing Spawn back to …

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Luke Cage Special!

https://media.blubrry.com/dumbbellsanddragons/p/content.blubrry.com/dumbbellsanddragons/Special_14-Luke_Cage_Pt_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHey Dragons, Rachel, Joel Chorny, and Rowan Rayne joined me to chat about the first 4 episodes of Netflix’s Luke Cage. And maybe we drop some hints about episodes 5 and 6. This is spoiler heavy if you …

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Fall TV Preview: Your New Favorite Shows

As promised, Dragons, here is part two of your fall television preview! This week, I’ll be highlighting the new shows premiering this fall that are sure to become staples on your DVR. Designated Survivor (ABC) – Wednesday, September 21 – 10 pm I know what you’re thinking. This isn’t exactly the …

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Fall TV Preview: Returning Favorites

It’s heeeeeere! The most wonderful time of the year! Fall television is finally upon us, Dragons, and there is a lot to watch. Never fear – I have your complete guide to fall TV premieres. This week, I’ll spotlight some of our returning favorites, and next week, I’ll tell you …

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Preacher Reactions – Special #9 #Spoilers

https://media.blubrry.com/dumbbellsanddragons/p/content.blubrry.com/dumbbellsanddragons/Special_9-Preacher_Reactions.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTaylor and I sat down to talk the entire first season of Preacher. We thought the entire season was somewhat lackluster, but season 2 is preparing to be everything we want it to be. If you would like …

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Starter Kit: The Killing Joke – Comics to Animated Feature Film

  There is a very limited, two day only theatrical release of the comic book turned animated feature.  Dragons, you will not want to miss this and it’s happening TODAY! Comic Book Story Originally published in 1988, The Killing Joke is Alan Moore’s defining moment telling the epitome of a …

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The Superhero Ceiling – Have We Hit It?

Comic book character and their stories have become big business in entertainment over the past few years.  The top grossing movies and TV shows have been dominated by superheroes.  Green Arrow, the Flash, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on TV and Captain America, the Avengers, and Iron Man in the movies just …

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The Image Revolution Part 1 – Brief History: The Road to Revolution

The Walking Dead (AMC). Outcast (Cinemax). Spawn (HBO). These are just a few of the successful or soon to be successful TV shows based off creator owned comic book stories. More on these later. This series of posts will focus, mainly, on the documentary film The Image Revolution from 2014. …

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