This is it – the final Untold Tales of 2020 and, even if I say so myself, I think we’re going out in style as I really like the way this one turned out.
Hey, the Atom was able to get big as well as small after the terrible GENESIS story so why not have him do that here?
Can you imagine the justice / fascistic law enforcement a giant-sized Judge Dredd would rain down?
When I go to the cinema, I’m one of those that will tut and groan at people talking or, Cthulhu forbid, using their phones when the film is playing. You’ve paid money to watch the damn moving pictures, people, so pay attention! I’m even silent during viewings of Star Wars – sure, my eyes are wide and I’m tapping Mrs Earth-Prime on the arm in the excited way seven year olds have, but I’m not bloody talking.
All that said, I just couldn’t help but smile a couple of days ago when a clip of audience reaction to Avengers: Endgame was shared online again as a reminder of how things were just a year ago. There’s a couple of articles out there with a link to a Twitter video, but here’s the same one on YouTube:
The sheer, unadulterated joy of that audience watching Captain America wield Mjolnir against Thanos is something to behold . . . and I sort of wish the audience I saw the film with had the same reaction.