Nick Schager is a NYC-area film critic and pop-culture writer whose work also appears in The Village Voice, Esquire, New York Magazine’s Vulture, Maxim, Complex and The A.V. Club.

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NOT-SO-SUPERHEROIC

The new Epix series “Pennyworth” is an origin tale wherein the Caped Crusader’s butler is an ass-kicking spy in 1960s London. [Warning: Some spoilers]