Reports: DC Films’ discovery of laughter and joy didn’t come in time for ‘Suicide Squad’ – UPDATED

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Although the premiere looked like a lot of fun, the fact that Suicide Squad’s reviews were heavily embargoed seemed to suggest that perhaps the film itself wasn’t as fun and zany as many hoped. (I’m not that familiar with the source material, but none of the trailers seemed particularly funny to me.) While the DC […]

Alan Moore’s Secret Q&A Cult Exposed! Part III: This Will Completely Change Your Life!!!!

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Deep in the deepest deep bit of the Interwebs, where the nice people don’t go, 50 people in anoraks with awful social lives called The Really Very Serious Alan Moore Scholars’ Group meet to compare notes. Sometimes, if the planets align correctly, they get to ask questions. Not just about what terrible thing happened to […]

SDCC ’16: Wonders, Marvels, and Magic: A Photo Diary of a Saturday in Hall H

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While Thursday and Friday’s offerings in the convention center’s biggest exhibit space focused more on television and other areas of interest, it was Saturday where the two 800lb gorillas of SDCC took the spotlight. Saturday’s crowd began to enter the 6,500 seat room around 10 am, with the majority of those early attendees opting to […]

SDCC ’16: New Poster and Trailer Seek to Conjure Magic for ‘Doctor Strange’

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November sees the launch of Marvel’s Doctor Strange, putting Benedict Cumberbatch into the Marvel Universe for the first time. At the studio’s Hall H event last night at SDCC, hosted by Chris Hardwick, the cast came out to unveil both a new poster and trailer for the movie. Both place their main emphasis on the effects, […]