Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)

(This entry is part of “Monster May,” a look at classic and iconic monster movies all leading up to the United States premiere of Godzilla on May 16. For more on what’s going on this month, check out our original post here.) The Monster: The monstrous mutated former human known as Ginormica! Average Size: Height,…

Fast fix – Son of Batman (2014)

Batman (Jason O’Mara) has always had daddy issues. Starting from his childhood when his parents were viciously murdered and his “father” figure became a servant he could order around and fire whenever he wanted, and then a police detective who he could also order around and leave if he wanted to, Bruce Wayne really hasn’t…

The Iron Giant (1999)

(This entry is part of “Monster May,” a look at classic and iconic monster movies all leading up to the United States premiere of Godzilla on May 16. For more on what’s going on this month, check out our original post here.) The Monster: The extra-terrestrial with a penchant for comics, The Iron Giant. Average…

Monsters Inc. (2001)

(This entry is part of “Monster May,” a look at classic and iconic monster movies all leading up to the United States premiere of Godzilla on May 16. For more on what’s going on this month, check out our original post here.) The Monster: Furry blue, big-man-on-the-job James P. “Sulley” Sullivan. Average Size: Height, about…

Mr. Peabody and Sherman (2014)

Time travel movies are cool. Hailing back to H. G. Well’s The Time Machine, we humans have been trying to jump around in the past for as long as we can remember. Whether it’s accidentally changing your own hate a-la Back to the Future or deliberately taking a leisurely stroll through history, time travel stories are…

Fast Fix – Madagascar (2005)

Synopsis: Marty (Chris Rock) the zebra dreams of leaving his New York Zoo and living in the wild. But when an escape attempt goes sour, he and his best friends Gloria (Jada Pinkett Smith) the hippo, Melman (David Schwimmer) the giraffe,  and Alex (Ben Stiller) the lion get stranded on the island of Madagascar. Accompanied…

Frozen (2013)

Synopsis: Born with the power to control frost and ice, Elsa (Idina Menzel) and her sister Anna (Kristen Bell) love to play and make snowmen, But when Elsa hurts Anna, she has to hide her powers to keep her family safe. Years later, Elsa’s secret comes to light and, shamed and scared of her ability,…

Fast fix – Justice League: War (2014)

Synopsis: When mysterious aliens visit earth and begin to deposit boxes around various cities, it’s up to Batman (Jason O’Mara), Superman (Alan Tudyk), Green Lantern (Justin Kirk), The Flash (Christopher Gorham), Shazam (Sean Astin), Wonder Woman (Michelle Monaghan), and newcomer Cyborg (Shemar Moore) to band together to face the greatest threat the earth has ever…