Iron Fist Revealed!

I understand that Marvel Television in its ‘street-level’ heroes tends to seek a more grounded, realistic esthetic than those typically employed by Marvel Studios. That probably has a lot to do with why of all the Defenders only one, Daredevil, has a costume (which is more in the vein of tactical armor than a costume, […]

Jessica Jones-A-Thon: AKA Take A Bloody Number

    Jessica makes peace with Luke Cage, after he learns that Kilgrave isn’t a figment of her imagination.  We also get a little more information as to how Jones got her abilities. And speaking of Cage, The more they show of him and his abilities, the more I want to see Iron Fist because as […]

Jessica Jones-A-Thon: AKA Top Shelf Perverts

I was originally going to get something to eat and go to bed, but I’ve delayed that till I take a look at the seventh episode of Marvel’s Jessica Jones. Kilgrave’s obsession with Jessica Jones grows, as she goes on a bender after a secret she had wished remained hidden drove Cage away from her. […]

Jessica Jones-A-Thon: AKA 99 Friends

Tonally, Marvel’s Jessica Jones is heavier than Marvel’s Daredevil, but that being said, it’s somehow more watchable.  I can easily see myself re-watching this relatively soon, while I am just getting to the point that I want to see the devil of Hell’s Kitchen’s first season again. This is an important episode.  It’s not as Kilgrave-centered (though even […]

Jessica Jones-A-Thon: AKA Ladies Night

Welcome, True Believers to the commentary on the first episode of Marvel’s Jessica Jones. The first thing I noticed was that Jessica Jones is a co-production between Marvel Television and Netflix, which I don’t recall during Daredevil’s credits. The second is the music, by Sean Callery, gives the series a very noir feel and is vaguely reminiscent […]