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The Weight of Destruction: How the DCEU Allows Both its Heroes and Citizens to Mourn

The world changed that day. People looked up, hopeless and helpless as they watched buildings topple and towers fall. Street corners, blocks, and boroughs were destroyed under the weight of changing gravity. Metropolis was being destroyed by the world engine, … Continue reading

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The Fatal Flaw of a Flawed Film

For the most part, every film needs a protagonist to root for. They can be flawed, have a checkered past, or even make some outright dumb decisions, but at the end of the day, they have redeemable qualities; they are … Continue reading

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When Heroes Get Weary: Diana Regains her Wonder

Wonder Woman captivated audiences. Her charm, charisma, and unyielding hope throughout the film breathed new life into the DCEU. Some say this was a course correction for the DCEU after what I would say the unjust critical failure of Batman … Continue reading

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When Heroes Get Weary: A Good Man Turns Cruel

Bruce Wayne was powerless as he watched Metropolis get destroyed by the world engine, powerless as he watched his colleague die from General Zod’s laser blast which ripped Wayne Tower in two, and powerless while he cradled a young girl … Continue reading

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Fake News: DCEU Edition

There’s more than enough fake News going around these days, and not just on social media. Supposedly credible media outlets are sacrificing accuracy at the altar of clicks and ratings. As Article Asylum’s Chief Editor, I promise you that our … Continue reading

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