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Posts Tagged ‘superheroes

Gods and Monsters ~ The Amazing Spider Man (+Greek mythology)

July 24, 2012

So, I have some things to say about Spiderman. Which came as something of a surprise. Because I don’t really like superheroes that much, barring some nostalgic attachment as a result of a childhood spent in front of the TV (X-Men, Hulk, New Adventures of Superman…followed by Live and Kicking, of course). Not only that, […]


October 24, 2009

Interesting tidbits in the Guardian about a new Channel 4 genre series, Misfits: ‘The show, which will air on E4 from 12 November, features a cast of five teenage “outsiders” who get caught in a flash storm while on community service and develop superpowers.’ You can watch the first teaser trailer here. It’s a cool […]