This is everything. I’ve never read a Suicide Squad comic that I can recall (although I love Copra) but I will see this film. Whether they had to do any reshoots to add “fun” and “laughs” or not, this is a lively fun, looking trailer. I esp. love the violently colored as campaign for the […]
By Nicholas Eskey San Diego publisher IDW have grown steadily beyond their beginnings of comics. Though comics are still their main focus, the company in recent years has expanded beyond that and into other forms of entertainment. At this year’s Wondercon, IDW Entertainment represented by Dirk Wood, Vice Present of Marketing, David Hedgecock, Managing Editor, […]
Batman v Superman was the #1 film for the weekend but “plunged” 68% in its second frame, as the trades like to put it. This is not entirely out of line with some other films, Deadline helpfully points out — Furious 7 dropped 60%, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 fell 72% — […]
The Doctor Strange movie starring Benedict Cumberbatch has been filming around NYC, but the ‘Batch decided to kick it up a notch by heading to a comics shop in costume, in this case my local, JHU and 32nd Street. The shop may also have made it to the final movie, as they were shooting on […]
While we all like Indy, there is something a bit disquieting about this news. Attempts to bring in “Mutt,” Indy’s long lost son with Marion as a new blood wil likely be scuttled by the casting or lunatic Shia LaBeouf in the role. Of course he could always be recast. Ford did a great job as cranky old Han Solo in Star Wars so it’s a bit surprisingly to bring him back unl–
Hey mom, that movie I was in may be getting much wider distribution! She Makes Comics, Marisa Stotter’s documentary about the history of women making comics is being picked up Lifeframe a new documentary division of indie distributor XLrator Media.
Some recent showbiz news that our usual correspondents haven’t been able to keep up with: the Sandman movie is looking for a star and director again; Scalped is in development for TV and Powerless is going to be very strange.
A lot has been said about how the new Deadpool movie is true to the comics, but not as much focus has been put on how different it actually is. This isn’t too surprising, given that it’s nearly impossible to retell a serialized story as a two-hour self-contained one without changes being made. Those changes […]
I think we can all agree that yesterday’s new Batman v Superman Dawn of Justice trailer was pretty dope. But will it be enough to rescue the fortunes of Warner Bros., whose movie slate of late has been a series of costly flops, from Pan to In the Heart of the Sea. It’s common wisdom […]