Movie review: ‘Captain America: The Winter Solider’ a tense, exciting superhero thriller

By Ashley Bergner Box Office Buzz Watch out, Iron Man and Thor — the gauntlet has been thrown. Though the two Avengers may have had stronger origin films, it’s Captain America who has the best sequel, wrapping up Marvel’s Phase Two solo Avenger films with a politically-tinged thriller that’s tense, exciting and genuinely game-changing for … Continue reading

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Hitting the target: ‘Arrow’ returns after strong start to season 2

By Ashley Bergner Box Office Buzz In the first season of the DC Comics show “Arrow,” viewers watched vigilante archer Oliver Queen evolve from a spoiled, aimless playboy into a self-sacrificing hero. It was an exciting transformation to watch, mirrored by the evolution of the show itself. The show took a bit to find its … Continue reading

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TV review: ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ shows plenty of promise

By Ashley Bergner Box Office Buzz “With great power comes great responsibility.” That line from Marvel’s first “Spider-Man” movie has become so famous and is used so often it’s now almost a cliche. However, it’…

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