Author Archive for Liz

Frame by Frame- Death Note

    Welcome to Frame by Frame – Orbital Comics’ film & TV review & discussion podcast! This time, Liz, Paul and Julia must decide whether Netflix’s Death Note should be written in their notebooks: “A high school student named…

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…

Spider-Man: Homecoming – Liz’s Review

A modern hero blockbuster with a Brat Pack blueprint, Spider-Man: Homecoming scales back the bombast to tell a humbler story that’s as much about the hardships of high school as the perils of being a wall-crawler. Whether fifteen year old…

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 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 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…