The trend is to have every hero be “dark” and “edgy.” This habit is why, more than ever, The Phantom is a fun and good piece of entertainment.
"I freely admit that I read and watch primarily fantasy and science fiction. I do occasionally branch out into historical or period dramas, mysteries, and superhero blockbusters."
"Nearly 40 years after A Night to Remember sparked the modern era Titanic interest and enthusiasm, director James Cameron created a film that would rival the efforts of Walter Lord and William MacQuitty."
"I read LOTR first, and what leapt out to me was how vibrant and real this world was that Tolkien had created."
"Tangled is, in reality, a significant film that took the beauty of animated films to new heights, and changed the world of animation forever."
"The Lord of the Rings film trilogy is an extraordinary cinematic tribute to a great work of Catholic imagination."
"Star Trek demonstrated, over and over, I think, that real heroism comes not from individualism, but from friendship. These guys on that little screen not only loved one another, but they each bettered the other."