Game of Thrones FANTASY LEAGUE ( Join now! )

Season 6 of HBO’s Game of Thrones is officially underway. Episode 1 aired this past Sunday to nearly 8 million viewers. To add some more excitement to your viewing (not that the show needs anymore excitement), I decided to host a Game of Thrones Fantasy League here on Flashback/Backslide! Here’s how it works: Each person chooses…

DC Comics Tournament Winner: The Dark Knight

In a rather unsurprising turn of events, The Dark Knight cruised to victory in the finals of the DC Comics Movie Tournament, unanimously beating out its predecessor Batman Begins. There were about half as many ballots cast in this last round than in previous rounds which sort of implies the uselessness of the question “Which movie is better?”…

DC Comics Movie Tournament: Finals

Welcome back everyone! The DC Comics Movie Tournament has reached the final round and looks to end on an anticlimactic note. From the beginning of the tournament The Dark Knight looked like a certain champion and its final matchup with a lesser film in the same franchise just makes the victory seem more assured. It’s…

DC Movie Tournament Final Four

Welcome back to the DC Comics Movie Tournament everyone! Last round’s voting confirmed what most people expected. With only four teams remaining, Christopher Nolan’s dominance in the DC universe is obvious. All three films in Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy advanced with relative ease. The only other film left is Zack Snyder’s 2009 film Watchmen. It’s tough…

Round 2: DC Movie Tournament

Welcome back to Round 2 of the DC Comics Movie Tournament. With Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice coming out at the end of the week it’s fitting that twelve of the sixteen films making it to Round 2 star either the Dark Knight or the Man of Steel. All seven of the Batman films advanced…

DC Comics Movie Tournament

It’s time for another tournament everyone. At around this time last year we hosted a Marvel Movie Tournament (won by Guardians of the Galaxy, reviewed HERE by Movie Rob in our Marvelthon) in anticipation of the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron. Now that we have Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice to look forward to next…