Review: G.I. Joe DVD Battle Pack

The G.I. Joe Battle Packs by Hasbro are nothing new to the collecting hobby. However, battle packs that include both a DVD and piece to a large Build-a-Cobra-Weapon… well, that’s a revolution. I say this with hyperbole of course, but Hasbro’s latest entry into their already-extensive and highly-popular 25th Anniversary G.I. Joe line may change […]

Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Thor’?

According to Variety Kenneth Branagh is in talks to helm Marvel Studios big screen version of Thor.  The script by Mark Protosevich is keeping to the core of the character as it focuses on Donald Blake, a disabled medical student, whose alter-ego is the eponymous thunder god. Branagh is certainly no stranger to telling mythic […]

Paul Newman 1925-2008

Paul Newman has died at age 83. He is survived by his wife, Joanne Woodward, and five children. Click inside to read a summary of his career as well as a couple of personal thoughts about the icon that was Paul Newman.