REVIEW: Marvel’s The Defenders, Season 1, Episode 6: “Ashes Ashes”

REVIEW: Marvel’s The Defenders,  Season 1, Episode 6: “Ashes Ashes”

The sixth episode of Marvel’s The Defenders bounces back from its lacklustre previous episode by retuning its focus squarely on the dynamics of the titular team of loners and misfits at the center of the story. Splitting its attentions into a series of partnerships (Luke/Danny, Jessica/Matt, Alexandra/Elektra) “Ashes Ashes” fleshes out the interpersonal stories of the characters but never forgets to advance the plot into darker and more dangerous territories. The result is a satisfying…

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Drew Goddard in talks to direct Sony’s Sinister Six Film

Drew Goddard in talks to direct Sony’s Sinister Six Film

Variety.com is reporting that Drew Goddard is in negotiations to direct that Amazing Spiderman spin-off,which is slated for release at some point in 2016. Apparently, Goddard has already had a pass at the script for the Sinister Six. Writer/director Drew Goddard first came to my attention with The Cabin in the Woods, which is a great deconstruction the horror genre. He is also a Joss Whedon protege with great nerd credits having written for Buffy…

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