Kabooooom! Hangout: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Kabooooom staff may all love pop culture, but we all have different tastes. In Kabooooom! Hangouts, a new ongoing discussion feature, we bring together our different points of view and talk about the today’s hottest comics, television shows and movies. The end result is an opinionated, informative, thought-provoking and – hopefully – amusing conversation. […]


When The Amazing Spider-Man released in 2012 it was a solid start for the new superhero franchise, but it suffered by choosing to again rehash Spider-Man’s origin which kept the film firmly in the shadow of the previous trilogy. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 doesn’t suffer this same comparison. Director Marc Webb presents a different enough […]

MOVIE REVIEW: Through the Never

The members of Metallica have had a well-documented, successful 32-year career as musicians. In their concert film, titled Through the Never, they move into the realm of screenwriting. James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammet, and Robert Trujillo, alongside director, Nimród Antal construct a confusing and weak apocalyptic plot wrapped around personal, intense concert footage. The […]