Festina Lente in the Empire State

It’s been portrayed as a place of both immense opportunity and extreme decadence. It’s the multi-storied playground of lovers, socialites, gangsters, and alien invaders all alike. It’s both Gotham and Metropolis, both a suffocating mental prison and an alluring heaven on earth. The city always acts as a full-fledged cast member in the films where […]

Not Just a Kid from Brooklyn: Character Analysis of Captain America

SPOILERS In Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Joe and Anthony Russo showed the growing separation between Captain America and Steve Rogers. In Civil War, they broke the two completely apart. One of Steve’s struggles in the new century is his inability to connect with others due to his celebrity. People approach him primarily as Captain […]