Author Archive for Liz

Frame by Frame- Marvel’s The Defenders

Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time, Liz, Paul and Will debate whether or not to defend Marvel’s The Defenders: “Marvel’s The Defenders’ follows Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and…

Frame by Frame- Valerian and Atomic Blonde

Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time, Liz & Paul discuss both Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets: “In the 28th century, special operatives Valerian and Laureline work…

ORBITAL READING LISTS: SPIDER-MAN – PART 1

Based on the number of customers we have on a weekly basis asking us, “Where’s the best place to start with [insert character here]?” – we’ve  started a series of reading lists, recommending the best of what’s currently in print,…

Wonder Woman- Liz’s Spoiler-Free Review

Holy Rotten Tomatoes, Batman! The DC Extended Universe is in trouble! Their freshness scores are plummeting to critical levels: 55% and dropping! 27%… 25%… Things aren’t looking good! This looks like a job for… nope, not him either. Where are…

Logan- Liz’s Spoiler-Free Review

Just because a film is dark doesn’t make it deep; in the post-Christopher Nolan landscape of superhero films, ‘dark’ can just as easily mean ‘dreary’. Violence for the sake of violence is dull and unsatisfying; unwarranted angst comes cheap. But…

Doctor Strange- Liz’s Spoiler-Free Review

In what may have been Marvel’s most high-stakes solo film to date, ‘Doctor Strange’ has been brought to the big screen, and they’ve held nothing back. The result is spellbinding. Like that other great left field outing Guardians of the…