Marvel Announces New Books for May – August 2013


Marvel recently announced their titles for Summer 2013. The list of titles is mostly Marvel Now titles, as the automatic schedule of new titles finally overlaps with last Fall’s launch/rearrangement of Marvel’s superhero titles. Also included are tie-ins to the blockbuster release of Iron Man 3 (as seen in the first title below), as well […]

Everything you always wanted to know about The Adventures of Tintin


The opening titles of The Adventures of Tintin, while not technically part of the screenplay, offer a jaunty, tongue-in-cheek symposium on the action-adventure  genre.  Or, that is to say, on the films of Steven Spielberg.  There’s a boy, he’s got a companion, in this case a dog, and there is danger and bad guys and all […]