fictional characters

  • Robert Downey Jr. Wishes His MCU Work Got More Real Recognition

    Robert Downey Jr. Wishes His MCU Work Got More Real Recognition

    The MCU started with Robert Downey Jr.’s career-defining turn as Iron Man all the way back in 2008. Over the next 11 years, Downey would reprise the role for numerous sequels and team-ups, and now that he’s had some distance from the whole shebang, he thinks his Marvel tenure was intentionally overlooked. Recently, Downey appeared…


  • Secret Invasion Pushes the Boundaries of an Unreliable Narrator

    Secret Invasion Pushes the Boundaries of an Unreliable Narrator

    Secret Invasion, Marvel’s newest Disney+ series, takes notes from spy thrillers, focusing on Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury as he struggles to maintain world peace amid an alien invasion. Much of the backstory for the events in the series comes from 2019’s Captain Marvel, starring Jackson alongside Brie Larson as Carol Danvers.