Author Archives: Dan Cali

About Dan Cali

Currently building a time machine so I can have more time to consume comics, movies, and all things cool. Follow my ramblings at https://creators.co/@dpc and rottingbrains.wordpress.com or tweet me @RottingBrainz

Nick Spencer’s Captain America Didn’t Steal The Ark Of The Covenant

By | June 8, 2017

It wasn’t that long ago that comic book purists were taking to social media to upload pictures and videos of themselves burning copies of the the Free Comic Book Day offering of Secret Empire. Why the outrage? It was believed that author Nick Spencer made Mr. Red, White, and Blue (aka Captain America) into a… Read More »

Vance And Hines Fuelpak FP3: Wrong VIN, No Problem

By | May 30, 2017

  I recently upgraded my 2013 Harley Davidson Iron 883 by adding an Arlen Ness Big Sucker 2 air cleaner, and Vance & Hines Staggered Short Shots. I also added Vance & Hines’ Fuelpak FP3 to my bike because the upgrades I did significantly change the amount of air passing through my shovelhead. The Fuelpak… Read More »

The RessurXion Of Our Favorite Mutants

By | May 27, 2017

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away I loved everything X-Men. Keep in mind I grew up when the X-Men were at the height of their popularity. It was the early 90s and back then there wasn’t a skateboard made, or a POG produced that didn’t have the X-Men logo on it. It… Read More »

#Superman Action Comics #974: Clark Kent Is Creepy AF

By | March 10, 2017

DC Comics Rebirth introduced two Clark Kents living within the same universe. This revelations came across as an enigma wrapped up in a riddle because #New52 Superman died, which should have meant his secret identity (Clark Kent) died too. As Action Comics has been progressing, Dan Jurgens has been leading us down a rabbit hole trying to figure… Read More »

‘Get Out’ Drops From 100% On Rotten Tomatoes To 99%, Thanks To Armond White

By | March 3, 2017

Rotten Tomatoes has become the accepted barometer when trying to figure out if a movie is worth dropping your hard-earned cash on. For the last couple days, Get Out sat on top of the “tomatometer” as it obtained 143 “fresh” reviews, each reviewer giving the movie a high rating. For those of you keeping track… Read More »

Can The Success Of ‘The Lego Batman Movie’ Lead To Less Dark DCEU Movies?

By | March 3, 2017

For the second week in a row, The Lego Batman Movie sits on top of the weekend box office chart by grappling in an estimated $33 million in revenue. In just 11 days, the estimated $80 million dollar movie has earned $110 million, which is basically like a trillion lobster thermidor meals. As crazy as… Read More »

Daniel Warren Johnson’s ‘Extremity’ Is Relentlessly Raw As It Creates Retrospection

By | March 1, 2017

What is it that you truly fear? The death of a loved one? Running out of Oreos to dunk in your milk? What about something a bit more selfish like losing your identity? Daniel Warren Johnson’s Extremity is a relentlessly raw story that’s about losing what makes you…you. By the end of the book, you’ll be taking… Read More »

M. Night Shyamalan’s ‘Split’ Is Breaking Him Back Into Superhero Movies

By | February 20, 2017

(Warning spoilers for Split to follow) M. Night Shyamalan has entertained us with some truly imaginative stories such as The Sixth Sense (1999), Unbreakable (2000), Signs (2002), and The Village (2004). In the early 2000s, M. Night’s movies were unstoppable at the box office and whispers of him being the next Alfred Hitchcock were circulating.… Read More »

Here’s Why The Viewers Of ‘The Walking Dead’ Are Dying Off

By | February 20, 2017

The Walking Dead is one of the highest rated TV shows on the planet right now (that is until the zombie apocalypse), but viewership is dying off. Last week was the mid-season premiere of Season 7 which grabbed in 15.9 million viewers in Nielsen’s Live+3 ratings, and 9.9 million viewers in the 18-49 demographic. Although… Read More »