Well, it’s my last column of the year for Heroic Hollywood. The last before I take off for a long weekend of solemn remembrance of the year past (aka drenching myself in champagne like some kind of baptismal rebirth). For me, it was important to thank you, the reader, for visiting the site and reading not just my work, but all the work of the great writers past and present who have written here. Many people work hard to live up to your readership and I’m very proud to work with my colleagues. 2017 is already shaping up to be the biggest year for our site yet!
In the spirit of looking forward, I thought we would look at what new, exciting potential 2017 brings in the world of movies and television. Here are five trends that are forming or will continue in the new year. We’ll start in our favorite realm, superheroes, and then move onto other Hollywood blockbusters and then, finally, the genre revolution on TV. Click Next to start!