Love Superman but not sure how the Man of Steel gets his powers? We breakdown the real science (fiction) that fuels Superman's coolest abilities.
Ben Kendrick is Screen Rant's Managing Editor, head film critic, as well as host of the Screen Rant Underground and Total Geekall podcast. He is a member of the Denver Film Critics Society as well as the Online Film Critics Society - with work referenced, cited, or syndicated on CNN, Wikipedia, Huffington Post, Rotten Tomatoes, IMDB, Yahoo, and Business Insider, among others. A graduate of the New School’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, Ben has been passionate about movies ever since standing in line for a midnight showing of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade when he was eight years-old. Thanks to a background in fiction writing, Ben is drawn to films that make story and character a priority; however, that doesn't stop him from enjoying a range of Hollywood offerings - from blockbuster action flicks to campy so-bad-they're-good B-movies. Visit Ben Kendrick's website for info on his fiction work, follow him on Twitter @benkendrick, subscribe to his (humorous) five guys watch The Bachelor podcast, or contact him directly: ben(at)screenrant(dot)com.
Articles by Ben Kendrick
Total Geekall #10: We review Batman V Superman as well as discuss the film's connections to Justice League and the newly formed DCEU.
Zack Snyder has revealed the identity of Jimmy Olsen in Batman V Superman - but the news comes with a major caveat that could upset fans.
Batman V Superman (and the DCEU) has arrived - but what exactly happened in the final Dawn of Justice ending scenes? We explain.
Now that Batman V Superman has opened in theaters, we review the biggest spoilers, surprises, and reveals in Dawn of Justice.
Want to talk about Batman V Superman without worrying about ruining the movie for others? Join our Dawn of Justice spoiler discussion.
Batman V Superman is DC's Iron Man 2 - an okay movie that prioritizes shared universe setup over developing a coherent story and layered characters.
Now that Batman V Superman is here, can Warner Bros. and DC solve Marvel's Phase 1, 2, and, 3 challenges with the DCEU and Justice League?
Superman is one of the most powerful heroes in the DC comic book universe but, after 80 years, which of the Man of Steel's abilities are the coolest?
Fan and critic screenings of Batman V Superman did not feature a post or mid-credits scene. Does the release day Dawn of Justice cut have one? No.
Being The World's Greatest Detective isn't easy. We take a look at the best bat-gadgets that Batman has utilized over the last 75 years.
With fans wondering who will win in the battle between Batman V Superman, we suggest how the Dark Knight will still win even if he loses the fight.
Batman V Superman director Zack Snyder explains who plays the role of Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige in the Warner Bros. DC movie universe.
DC All Access goes behind the scenes of Batman V Superman to detail the Dark Knight's bat-gadgets - as well as experimental LexCorp tech.
Fun-Sized Episode: In Total Geekall #7, Ben and Dyce review 10 Cloverfield Lane and compare the film to its original script, The Cellar.
Want to talk about 10 Cloverfield Lane spoilers without worrying about ruining the movie for others? This is the place!
10 Cloverfield Lane has little in common with Cloverfield but is, nevertheless, a clever, thrilling, and downright fun movie experience.
Total Geekall #6: We discuss the new Captain America: Civil War trailer as well as the official reveal of Tom Holland's Spider-Man.
Total Geekall episode 5: We preview Captain America: Civil War - with new details directly from our time on the Captain America 3 set.
Zootopia is filled with lovable characters and a heartfelt message for kids, along with a layered subtext for adults, that is both timely and moving.