Best Batman Movie Ever | Review of ‘The Lego Batman Movie’

By Cynthia Ayala

The Lego Batman Movie starring Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson & Ralph Fiennes
Warner Bros. Pictures
Image Credit: IMDB

“Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted.”

—IMDB

By far the best Batman movie out there, The Lego Batman Movie is awesome for so many reasons. Focusing on who the character is, in such a playful way, the writers understood what makes Batman such a strong character and a fan favorite character. He’s always had his head up his tushie, and this film uses that element to make the film so funny. But then there are those sadder moments, the moments that reflect on the past and the defining moment that makes Batman who he is. The writers understand Batman better than I’ve seen in such a long time. Then there is that classic dynamic he has with Joker. This film nailed that relationship, that very toxic and twisted relationship, with perfection! Not since The Dark Knight has their relationship been so clearly and wonderfully established to build up this duo that has been the cause of so many iconic comic book moments.
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Week 34 2014 | Part 2 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia Ayala

Better late than never. Hey there avid readers! Happy Hump Day! Does that sound weird to anyone else or is just me? Well anyway, here’s part two of this weeks’ latest comic book reviews. First up is Batman and Robin #34, where Bruce finally embarks to Apokolips to save his son. Following that is Teen Titans (2014 – ) #2 where the humor continues and the team figures out where they are needed most. And finally we have Worlds’ Finest #26. Helena and Karen have finally made it back to Earth-2 and the world is less pleasant than they remember causing tension between the sister-like characters.
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Week 5 2014 | Part 3| Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Batman and Robin Annual #2 Batman and Robin: Week One I miss Damien!  Sorry, I couldn’t help myself.  But anyway, in this annual, it starts off with a beautiful flashback between Damien and Dick then swings to the present as Bruce is cleaning up and find a box that has a note and label (“The Robin Cave” – if you ask me … Continue reading Week 5 2014 | Part 3| Comic Reviews

Week 52 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Book Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Well folks, here you have it, the last week of comics in the year of 2013.  Hopefully you all enjoyed my reviews, whether you agreed with my opinions or not.  Here’s to the last week of the year and to a bright new year.  Happy Holidays and I hope you a enjoy all the reviews to come.  Happy New Year! Red Hood … Continue reading Week 52 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Book Reviews

Week 38 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews

Batman & Robin #23.3 – Ra’s Al Ghul and the League of Assassins The Demon’s Tower Interesting issue here. As villains month continues, Batman and Robin brings us a story featuring the one and only Ra’s Al Ghul, the man who is the grandfather to the unfortunately recently deceased Damien Wayne. I still remember the issue where he sent Ninja’s after Damien. Damien said “Really … Continue reading Week 38 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews