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‘Stargirl’ Showrunner Geoff Johns Shares The Hidden Story Behind DC’s Newest TV Heroine

Writer/producer Geoff Johns has made a career of finding intriguing new stories in the depths of DC Comics mythology and bringing them to the page and screen. But his latest project Stargirl, a charming family-friendly superhero series that debuts on DC Universe on May 17 and CW on May 18, is personal for more reasons than one. “I’ve always loved the history of DC, the deep roster of characters the universe has,” said Johns. “It’s fun to work on the ...

A Guide to Birds of Prey’s Villains

Every good superhero story needs a dastardly villain. Or two. In Birds of Prey, the latest DC Universe movie starring Margot Robbie as the colorful, unpredictable Harley Quinn, there are two villains that Quinn and her intrepid band of fellow crimefighters must thwart to keep Gotham City safe: The Black Mask (Ewan McGregor) and his henchman, Victor Zsasz (Chris Messina). Here is everything you need to know about the Birds of Prey villains, including their comic book history and how they ...

Why Joker is taking over the Oscars like other superhero movies haven’t

Joker made waves over the past year. Starting with the nontroversy over the film’s violent content (if people think the Joker is terrible, I hope they never see something like Event Horizon) before the movie even premiered, Joker was on everyone’s mind during the latter half of 2019. This obviously helped it instead of harming it as the film became the highest-grossing rated-R film of all time. Perhaps the strangest thing about the Joker isn’t the press or the fact ...

Wonder Woman 1984 trailer breakdown and analysis

Wonder Woman 1984 brings fans New Order, a dose of the ’80s, Kristen Wiig’s Cheetah, the return of Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor, and more! Welcome to the future! It’s a brave new world full of jazzercise, breakdancing, and neon lights. New Order’s Blue Monday (the “How does it feel” song) sets the tone for the can’t-miss trailer for Wonder Woman 1984. While there are multiple similarities to fantastic Charlize Theron action movies (the use of New Order’s Blue Monday, like ...