Things for this Weekend

Happy Friday, Four Colors readers! Boy, oh boy! Have some interesting things happened in the past few days. Of course, the biggest news is the release of the first trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron. Ho. Lee. Crap. This is one nice trailer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmeOjFno6Do Marvel had planned on releasing this trailer [...]

By | October 24th, 2014|0 Comments

Days of Marvel Present (Part 2 of 3)

The following first appeared in the June edition of Culture Counter Magazine. But I wrote it (and totally spaced on re-posting it), so we're also gonna post it on the blog too. Enjoy! Part 2: Cracks in the Mark 42 Armor The “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ is basically the first post-”Avengers” superhero film. [...]

By | August 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Days of Marvel Past (Part 1 of 3)

The following first appeared in the April edition of Culture Counter Magazine. But I wrote it, so we're also gonna post it on the blog too. Enjoy! Part 1: Nothing Lasts Forever The first issue of The Amazing Spider-Man, in fact Spidey’s first tussle with a super villain, features the Fantastic [...]

By | April 6th, 2014|0 Comments

The BIG Debate of “Man of Steel”

THERE ARE SPOILERS FOR MAN OF STEEL. READ AT YOUR OWN RISK! I saw Man of Steel last weekend. After failing to see the midnight showing (my theater only offered it in 3D and I wisely decided against that), I wanted to wait and get some distance from the film's initial outrage and [...]

By | July 8th, 2013|0 Comments

More Man than Iron – Comic Film Reviews

What does the world look like after "The Avengers?" In our world and Marvel's, that is the question facing the characters in "Iron Man 3." Following the huge success of Marvel's "The Avengers," how can these films return to their original, stand alone nature? Is that even possible? And, for [...]

By | May 6th, 2013|0 Comments

Mr. Reece Goes to Comic-Con

“Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.” John Lennon said that. He might not have ever attended Comic-Con, but Mr. Lennon may as well have been describing my time in San Diego when he said it. Every amazing thing that happened, happened without plans. But [...]

By | July 26th, 2011|0 Comments

Four Colors Rises

It seems that I have been wanting to talk about the current goings on of the mainstream over the past few days. This post will be the third on DC properties. I promise, we'll get back to our regularly scheduled programing in the near future. But I must speak on [...]

By | December 21st, 2010|0 Comments

May 7th, 2010

May 7th, 2010. Remember this date because it is when "Iron Man 2" comes out. There is a great trend within the superhero genre and that is that the first sequel is always spectacular when compared to the original. "Superman" vs. "Superman 2." "Batman Begins" vs. "The Dark Knight." "X-Men" [...]

By | March 10th, 2010|1 Comment

Don’t blame me. It’s the name…

(Because of the more filthy nature of the book, I may be using a little more colorful language than usual. Not gonna use too many curse words, but the language in the book is on par with Pulp Fiction, so its a little hard to avoid when talking about it. [...]

By | February 12th, 2010|2 Comments

In Brightest Day

Part 1 of the 3 part Green Lantern blog series Welcome to the first multiple part blog series on Four Colors. The first mini-series, if you will. The topic is Green Lantern, who is currently enjoying the spotlight over at DC, being at the center of the DC’s summer crossover, [...]

By | August 12th, 2009|2 Comments