About Robert Vaux
A native Californian, Robert Vaux has spent over 20 years as a professional film and television critic: working for such outlets as Collider, Mania.com and The Sci-Fi Movie Page. His favorite superhero is Nightcrawler and his lucky numbers are 4, 9, 14, 16, 36, and 40.
Supervillains tend to get a splashy entrance on My Adventures with Superman. But Superman's greatest weakness sticks to basics and stays understated.
Rumors abound of a key DC location appearing in Superman: Legacy. If true, it gives the DC Universe a great chance to re-introduce the Blue Beetle.
Clark Kent always sees the best in people. My Adventures with Superman finds the perfect villain to take shameless advantage of his trusting nature.
Harley Quinn loves to hoist DC staples on their own petards. This week, it brings back an old straight man and reveals anew what a lousy spouse he is.
Erica Ortegas is one of Strange New Worlds' most intriguing characters. It took the Season 2 finale to finally start making use of her potential.
Lois Lane has been as much the center of the new series as Superman. The latest episode finds an appropriately outlandish way to honor her legacy.
New rumors about Superman: Legacy's setting open up a world of possibilities for a very different kind of supervillain. It's just what the DCU needs.
Matt Reeves' The Batman uses alternate universes of the Earth-2 variety to create its Bruce Wayne. That gives both it and the DCU plenty of options.
Flush from The Exorcist, the late William Friedkin dove into an ambitious remake that bombed in the wake of Star Wars. It may be his best film ever.
The newest episode of Harley Quinn takes a good look inside the mind of a DC legacy character and finds it hopelessly fixated on The Man of Steel.
The Exorcist brought new artistic legitimacy to the traditionally grubby horror genre. That included a feat that no other movie could match.
The pop-culture-savvy TMNT: Mutant Mayhem makes a pointed reference to The Incredible Hulk. In the process, it answers the questions Endgame couldn't.
Amid the singing and dancing of Strange New Worlds' musical episode, Kirk reveals the beginnings of the decision that will haunt him for decades.
Captain Britain is rumored to be MCU-bound. The end of Secret Invasion suggests that a Thunderbolts-style UK super-team may be on the way as well.
Both The Flash and The DCEU reveal Batman variants who take lives. When it comes to the hero losing his path, it constitutes unnecessary overkill.
Strange New Worlds' musical episode mostly uses original songs. But it starts with an old standby that's far more subversive than the show admits.