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Comic Review: Cellies, vol. 1

I was perusing the comics available on NetGalley recently when this cleverly named collection jumped out at me. Cellies follows a group of retail employees at a cell phone store through midnight launches, parental drama and store romances. Volume one of Cellies is a fun introduction to some interesting and varied characters. The staff feel […]
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Deadpool 2 (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Josh Brolin, Julian Dennison Other notable appearances: Brianna Hildebrand, Stefan Kapicic, T.J. Miller, Leslie Uggams, Karan Soni, Zazie Beetz, Bill Skarsgård, Lewis Tan, Terry Crews, Rob Delaney, Shioli Kutsuna, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Alan Tudyk, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Evan Peters, Tye […]
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We Are Robin, Volume 1: The Vigilante Business (2016)

Review by CJ Page count: 157 Format: Trade paperback Publisher: DC Comics ISBN: 978-1-4012-5982-0   A band of teenagers don the Robin mantle to fight crime in Gotham City under the guidance of a mysterious figure. We Are Robin, Volume 1: The Vigilante Business collects issues 1-6 of We Are Robin (2015).

New Suicide Squad, Volume 1: Pure Insanity (2015)

Review by CJ Page count: 192 Format: Trade paperback Publisher: DC Comics ISBN: 978-1-4012-5238-0   The new Suicide Squad is assembled, adding Joker’s Daughter, Reverse Flash, Black Manta and Deathstroke to the line-up alongside regulars Harley Quinn, Deadshot and Captain Boomerang. Their first trip takes them to Russia for a mission that will test their […]
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The Flash: Season Two

Review by CJ Director: Ralph Hemecker, Jesse Warn, John F. Showalter, Stefan Pleszczynski, Steve Shill, JJ Makaro, Dermott Downs, Kevin Tancharoen, Rob Hardy, Michael A. Allowitz, Rachel Talalay, Millicent Shelton, Hanelle Culpepper, Glen Winter, Alice Troughton, Armen V. Kevorkian, Kevin Smith, Antonio Negret Starring: Grant Gustin, Carlos Valdes, Danielle Panabaker, Tom Cavanagh, Candice Patton, Jesse […]
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Star Trek/Green Lantern: The Spectrum War by Mike Johnson, Angel Hernandez and Alejandro Sanchez (2015)

Review by CJ Page count: 157 Format: Digital Publisher: IDW Publishing and DC Comics   When the greatest heroes and villains of the galaxy are unable to stop Nekron, Guardian Ganthet uses a last resort that sends the remaining ring-bearers from all spectrums to a parallel universe along with a new ring of each colour. […]
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Review by CJ Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg Other notable appearances: Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, Callan Mulvey, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Lauren Cohan, Patrick Wilson, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher Running time: 151 minutes Watch this if you liked: Man of Steel, […]
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