What’s Your Real Life Mutant Ability?

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I have the amazing ability to make all of the staples disappear out of a stapler simply by picking it up and attempting to staple something.

Why The 2014 Summer Movie Season Has Sucked (So Far)

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One writer’s recap of 2014′s under performing mid- summer movie season.

How the X-Men Series Made Me Love Strong Superheroines

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Seth Thomas is used to boys being asked about their favorite superheroes. But what about their favorite superheroines?

New Trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past

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The second trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past gives us a taste for some time traveling heroes coming together to save the world.

Comic Books, My First Love

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Simms Jr.’s writes about the first thing that sent his heart racing. The Incredible Hulk punching someone.

What If the X-Men Were Black?

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Orion Martin explains that while the X-Men were discriminated against because they were mutants, they were still straight, cis-, able-bodied white guys.

Women and Minorities Are Under-Represented in Comic Books and I’m an Accomplice

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Every time I buy a comic book that lacks diversity, I’m supporting that failure. In 2014, I’m supporting diversity.

10 Leadership Lessons from Super Heroes (And Super Villains)

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Michael Kasdan believes that good leadership is a super power. And so he looks to his mentors—the super heroes—for advice.

The Illusion of Creative Control

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Why No One Should Be Surprised By the Current Turmoil at DC Comics

Who Are the Top Five Comic Book Fathers?

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Even superheroes need super role models. Kyle Wiley picks five of his favorites.

How to Use Superhero Films to Talk about Masculinity

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Andrew Smiler offers 7 questions to start conversation about masculinity using superhero films.

A Stuntman in Slow Motion (Video)

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See the stuntman from some of your favorite films, Dante Ha, fly in slow-mo.

Superheroes Are Humans, Too [OpEd]

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Hollywood movies ignore the humanity of the men underneath the masks. Their internal struggles are as important as their superpowers.

It’s Time for Black Panther on the Big Screen

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Alex Yarde wants a big screen Black superhero his young kids can look up to. So why no “props” for Black Panther in The Avengers?

60 Reasons to be Proud in 2012

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Coming out in Hollywood in 2012 became a casual affair. Gone were the days of the “I’m Gay” cover photo.

Force of Hobbit: Man-to-Man With Stunt Man Steven McMichael

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Savas Abadsidis chats with Stunt Coordinator Steven McMichael about his work in movies like Fantastic Four and X-Men, and learns how the 20 year movie veteran stays comfortable in his own skin.