Holy 50th Anniversary Batman!
It was 50 years ago yesterday on January 12th 1966 the Batman television series premiered on ABC and became a cultural phenomenon that has endured for 50 years and has impacted and inspired many generations. A total of 120 episodes and a feature film were produced. Batman is a... Read more
2014 Holiday Geek Gift Guide: Blu-Ray & DVD Part 2
Back again with part 2 of the Blu-Ray and DVD gift guide. So lets dig into more stuff. If you missed part 1 the click HERE Snowpiercer ($29.99) I missed this one in the short time that it played in theaters over the summer due to the Weinstein Companies... Read more
2014 Holiday Geek Gift Guide: Blu-Ray & DVD Part 1
Well it’s that time of the year where the holidays are in full swing and you want to buy something for that special geek boy or geek girl and you may not know what to get or have no idea what they may like. Well I will be putting together... Read more
Mickey Mouse Season 1 DVD Review
In 2013 Disney commissioned 19 new Mickey Mouse shorts to run on the Disney Channel. They were so successful that two more seasons were ordered. Walt Disney Home Video has released a new DVD with all 19 shorts that were made for season 1 and a Making of Disney... Read more
On The Road To SDCC 2014
ON THE ROAD!! Pop Culture Maven is on the road today heading down to San Diego to cover the biggest Pop Culture event of the year. Make sure the you that you follow us on Twitter for the most updated news as the convention happens. I will try to update... Read more
San Diego Comic Con An Alternative Panel Guide
There are so many panels going on at San Diego Comic Con that it’s sometimes hard to figure out which ones to go to. The one thing that I have learned over the years is that with a lot of the panels are filled sometimes one or two panels... Read more
Good Family Films Part 3
Summer is here and kids are out of school. While hopefully they are outside going crazy and getting into minor trouble there are still sometimes that they need something to watch to keep them occupied. There are two previous list (Click Here for PART 1 & PART 2) here... Read more
Jonny Quest: The First Prime Time Animated Adventure
In September 30th 1960 a milestone in animation history was made when Hanna-Barbera’s The Flintstones premiered on ABC. It ran for six season and opened the door to other prime time series from Hanna-Barbera The other series were Top Cat (1961), The Jetsons (1962) Where’s Huddles (1970) and Wait... Read more
Good Family Films Part 2
There was such a great response to Good Family Films Part 1 that a lot of people have been asking when I will add more to the list. Well now we will get to Part 2. Just a little bit of background on what this list is about. I have... Read more
Growing Up With Saturday Morning Cartoons
A friend of mine posted this picture of a Wham-O Super Elastic Plastic and it got me thinking that stuff like this was the toys of my childhood. Yes I grew up in an era of toxic toys that were made for kids like lead Hot Wheels, Maze games... Read more