The Black Hole
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: The two-part crossover event of the century continues as we discuss Beyond the Black Hole! (No, really.) Plus The Shadow #1, Super Sikh #2, and Things You Shouldn’t Remember #2.
Rumors swirl (as rumors are wont to do) in Hollywood that Disney is still planning a reboot/remake of their 1979 science fiction epic, ‘The Black Hole.’ As one of the vocal fans of that movie, I am torn by this plan. On the one hand, it’d be lovely to get a new version reawaken interest in the original film, but on the other, I’d kind of rather have a sequel to the original film rather than a re-envisioning. Whitman Comics attempted such a continuation in their comic book line back in the day, but the response to the film put
This week’s deeply amusing episode of “Spoiled”, combined with a fascinating discussion with Stephen before this week’s MSP, has gotten me thinking about what REALLY makes Bad Movies bad. It’s no secret that I am an enormous fan of Disney’s 1979 sci-fi boondoggle “The Black Hole,” and have been known to argue it to be a superior viewing experience to “Star Wars.” I’m not even talking about a MST3K kind of ‘Fun To Mock’ or ‘So Bad It’s Good‘ experience, but instead a genuine attachment to the film’s message and characters, regardless of the accumulation of flaws… The MS-QOTD (short