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All posts by Nick Poulimenakos

Nick Poulimenakos is the Editor-In-Chief of Talkies Network and reports on the film and television industry. He studies management/marketing at the University of Toronto and is a self proclaimed movie /T.V show/comic book know it all.

Kong: Skull Island Review

In 2014, Godzilla made his triumphant return to American cinema and it was pretty damn cool.  The success of the film led to, you guessed it, another cinematic universe.  Only this time, it doesn’t involve superheroes.   Three years later, Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment announced plans to create a “MonsterVerse,” which includes various Toho Co. ...

Logan Review

This is probably the hardest review I have ever written… Let’s do this… I have said that Wolverine is my favourite superhero a few times on this website.  He was the first superhero I watched on screen (X2: X-Men United was my first superhero movie) and he was the first superhero I read about in ...

Who Should Play Nightwing in the DCEU?

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Shortly after DC and Warner Bros. confirmed that Matt Reeves will helm the Ben Affleck led solo film, The Batman, a second bomb was dropped as DC announced that they are developing a Nightwing standalone movie.  Chris McKay, director of the critically acclaimed The Lego Batman Movie, will direct the feature ...

The X-Men Films Ranked

Written by: Nick Poulimenakos Before the Marvel Cinematic Universe; before the DC Extended Universe; it was Fox’s X-Men movie series that ruled the superhero genre, setting the stage for the modern comic book movie scene.  The longevity of the mutant movie franchise is extremely remarkable and it is showing no signs of hitting the breaks.  ...

Who Should Direct The Batman?

Originally written on January 31, 2017 By: Nick Poulimenakos Yesterday, Ben Affleck and Warner Bros. dropped a bombshell on the comic book and movie community by announcing that Ben Affleck had stepped down as director of the forthcoming DCEU film, tentatively called, The Batman. Affleck remains as the writer, executive producer and star of the ...

Nick’s Top 15 Most Anticipated Films of 2017

Originally written on January 1, 2017 By: Nick Poulimenakos 2017 is here!  2016 is behind us and with the New Year comes a load of films just waiting to be released and watched.  2016 brought viewers a lot of cool films but it is time to look ahead.  With hundreds of films being released this ...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Originally written on December 18, 2016 Well, this is it. Time to review my most anticipated film of 2016! *MILD SPOILERS* Since being announced in May 2014, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, has been my most anticipated film of the year.  Coming from my favourite movie franchise, director Gareth Edwards was tasked with telling ...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Originally written on November 23, 2016 Time to review my second most anticipated movie of 2016! *MILD SPOILERS* I’ll be the first to admit that when I first discovered the Harry Potter film and novel series approximately 5 years ago, I was not a fan.  There was something about the franchise that I just disliked ...

Doctor Strange Review

Originally written on November 8, 2016 As a lifelong comic book fan, there have always been certain characters that I have wanted to see on the big and/or small screen.  When speaking about Marvel Comics, these characters include: Magneto, Wolverine, Daredevil, The Punisher, Iron Man, Deadpool and Doctor Strange.  When Fox began the X-Men film ...

7 Reasons why Logan has the Potential to be the Best Film in the X-Men Series

Originally written on October 23, 2016 By: Nick Poulimenakos It has been probably over two months since I have written anything on this website but lets get back into it right now! After weeks of releasing behind-the-scenes photos of the cast and scenery, the teaser poster and announcing its official title, director James Mangold and ...

Suicide Squad Review

Originally written on August 6, 2016 Ok… here we go… full Suicide Squad review *MILD SPOILERS* Its been pretty evident that the DC Extended Universe is a very divisive series of films. Man of Steel and Batman V Superman displayed new takes on age-old characters that, while liked by some, was also vilified by others. ...

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