Celebrate WONDER WOMAN’S 75th Anniversary, Meet The Cast of “SUICIDE SQUAD,” Be The BATMAN and More at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2016

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DC Entertainment will be pulling all the stops at Comic Con this year. Period. Don’t believe me? Check out what they’ve got planned (via their press release) below… Continue reading “Celebrate WONDER WOMAN’S 75th Anniversary, Meet The Cast of “SUICIDE SQUAD,” Be The BATMAN and More at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2016”

Bendis and Gaydos Reopen ALIAS INVESTIGATIONS With “JESSICA JONES” #1‏

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Jessica Jones fans, rejoice! Everyone’s favorite street-level superhero is returning with a brand new solo series!  Check out what the private investigator will be up to in the press release (provided today by Marvel) below…. Continue reading “Bendis and Gaydos Reopen ALIAS INVESTIGATIONS With “JESSICA JONES” #1‏”

Full TITAN COMICS Schedule At San Diego Comic Con 2016

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Today Titan Comics released its full Comic Con slate.  Curious to know what they will be up to next week? Find out in the press release below… Continue reading “Full TITAN COMICS Schedule At San Diego Comic Con 2016”

NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Debuts New MYCROFT HOLMES Comic Book at SDCC 2016!‏

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Just announced today by Titan Comics, comes news that NBA Legend, Kareem Abdul Jabbar will be coming to Comic Con to debut his new take on Mycroft Holmes.  Check out the press release below for more info…  Continue reading “NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Debuts New MYCROFT HOLMES Comic Book at SDCC 2016!‏”

Dark Horse Comics Announces Emerald City 2016 Schedule

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As Emerald City Comic Con quickly approaches this week in Seattle, Dark Horse Comics has announced today what attendees can expect from them at this year’s event.  Check out the specifics in the press release below… Continue reading “Dark Horse Comics Announces Emerald City 2016 Schedule”

Marvel Comics’ MS. MARVEL Wins “Best Series” At The 2016 Angouleme International Comic Book Festival

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Considered by many to be the “Cannes of Comics,” this past weekend Ms Marvel Volume 1: No Normal won the award for “Best Series” at the Angouleme International Film Festival.  Check out the press release below: Continue reading “Marvel Comics’ MS. MARVEL Wins “Best Series” At The 2016 Angouleme International Comic Book Festival”

Enjoy Your 1st Month Of MARVEL UNLIMITED For Free!

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That right! Check out the press release from Marvel today which reveals how you can get your 1st month of their Marvel Unlimited service for free! Read on below… Continue reading “Enjoy Your 1st Month Of MARVEL UNLIMITED For Free!”

Dark Horse Comics Announces the First Graphic Novel from Booker Award–Winning Novelist Margaret Atwood!

 

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Author Margaret Atwood (left) & her work (right), ANGEL CATBIRD

Today, Dark Horse Comics has announced that the author behind The Blind Assassin, The Handmaid’s Tale, and The Heart Goes Last, Margaret Atwood, is publishing her first graphic novel, Angel Catbird.  Check out the press release below: Continue reading “Dark Horse Comics Announces the First Graphic Novel from Booker Award–Winning Novelist Margaret Atwood!”

SAN DIEGO COMIC CON (SDCC) 2015 Starts Today!

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If the trend in articles lately haven’t provided any kind of clue, today marks the first day (technically…Thursday, is sometimes designated as the official 1st day) of San Diego Comic Con!  For the uninitiated, the pop culture event takes place at the San Diego Convention Center for five days in July.  Promising loads of content for its attendees (i.e. comic books, videogames, movies, television shows, etc.), the event attracts over 140,000 people from around the world each July. Continue reading “SAN DIEGO COMIC CON (SDCC) 2015 Starts Today!”

Universal Cable Productions And Comic Book Giant Dark Horse Entertainment Sign First Look Deal

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Announced today, Universal Cable Productions will be working to create new programming adapted from Dark Horse comic book properties.  Check out the press release below… Continue reading “Universal Cable Productions And Comic Book Giant Dark Horse Entertainment Sign First Look Deal”

2015 Awesome Con EXCLUSIVE: Co-Founder Steve Anderson Talks Awesome Con & Third Eye Comics

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To cap off my coverage of this year’s Awesome Con, I thought I’d come full circle by speaking with the Con’s other co-founder, Mr. Steve Anderson. Perhaps known to many as the founder and CEO of Third Eye Comics, Mr. Anderson has been apart of the Con’s conception from the beginning.  Always enthusiastic and energetic, Steve and I touched on quite a few topics in our interview together. Continue reading “2015 Awesome Con EXCLUSIVE: Co-Founder Steve Anderson Talks Awesome Con & Third Eye Comics”

2015 Awesome Con EXCLUSIVE: Kevin Eastman Talks TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2

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Few can deny the impact that the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have had on pop culture.  The four brothers, over the past 30+years, have weaved their way into nearly every facet of media, whether on the small screen, the big screen, or in music (here is looking at you Mr. Vanilla Ice).  With that said, in my time at Awesome Con, I caught up with the characters’ co-creator, Mr. Kevin Eastman, who was on hand at the show.  Continue reading “2015 Awesome Con EXCLUSIVE: Kevin Eastman Talks TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2”

AVENGERS NOW! Brings Epic Stories & Seismic Changes to the Marvel Universe!‏

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As mentioned before, major changes will be made to many of our favorite Marvel superheroes come this fall.  Though some fans are excited by the changes, only time will if these changes will be accepted in the long term.  Nevertheless, Marvel has released a press release today detailing their new Marvel Universe.  Check it out below: Continue reading “AVENGERS NOW! Brings Epic Stories & Seismic Changes to the Marvel Universe!‏”

MARVEL PROUDLY ANNOUNCES SUPERIOR IRON MAN!‏

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Marvel has made headlines the past few days thanks to the major changes that have been announced regarding some of their most iconic superheroes.  If you not caught up, then let me bring you up to speed… On Tuesday, it was announced on The View that the Asgardian God of Thunder (known as Thor) would no longer be male, but female.  In addition, it was announced yesterday on The Colbert Report that the mantle of Captain America would be taken over by long time Captain America ally, Sam Wilson (aka The Falcon).  A change which will see the character of Captain America become a black superhero.  Now, comes news today that our favorite playboy billionaire, Tony Stark, will receive a radical change as well!  Check out the details of this change in the press release below: Continue reading “MARVEL PROUDLY ANNOUNCES SUPERIOR IRON MAN!‏”

GAME OF THRONES Becomes The Most Popular Series In HBO History!

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With two episodes remaining in the fourth season of Game Of Thrones, the show has now become the most popular series in HBO’s history. Episodes of the show, which debut Sunday nights (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), have an average gross audience of 18.4 million viewers, surpassing the previous record set by the 2002 season of The Sopranos, which had an average gross audience of 18.2 million viewers per episode. Season three of Game Of Thrones had an average gross audience of 14.4 million viewers per episode. Continue reading “GAME OF THRONES Becomes The Most Popular Series In HBO History!”

2014 C2E2 EXCLUSIVE: THE FIFTH BEATLE’s Vivek J. Tiwary!

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If anyone was The Fifth Beatle, it was Brian.

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As iconic as The Beatles are now,  it is hard to believe that there once a time when even they struggled to secure a record deal.  However, with the help of a gentlemen named Brian Epstein,  who discovered them in a cellar in Liverpool, The Beatles (as we well know) exploded into international stardom.  So who was this Brian Epstein?  Continue reading “2014 C2E2 EXCLUSIVE: THE FIFTH BEATLE’s Vivek J. Tiwary!”

Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) Highlights

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In terms of “Cons,” my only exposure to such events has been the “little one” in San Diego (perhaps you’ve heard of it?) and the relatively new one that recently commenced last week here in DC (for its second year).  Therefore this past weekend I took the opportunity to branch out to Chicago to check out another such Con that has quickly been picking up steam.  This convention that I speak of is the Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo (also known as C2E2). Continue reading “Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) Highlights”

Writer/Speaker Kambri Crews Performing Memoir BURN DOWN THE GROUND At The People’s Improv Theatre 1/24 & 2/1

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This Friday and next Saturday, writer/ speaker Kambri Crews will be performing solo show adaptations of Burn Down To The Ground.  Based on Crews’ memoir of the same name, the memoir follows: her upbringing as the hearing daughter of two deaf parents, the rampant dysfunction of her rural Texas childhood, and the searing Continue reading “Writer/Speaker Kambri Crews Performing Memoir BURN DOWN THE GROUND At The People’s Improv Theatre 1/24 & 2/1”

San Diego Comic Con EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Illustrator/Conceptual Artist, Tim Bradstreet!

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Though some would argue that Comic Con has been inundated by Hollywood (thanks to its film & television properties) in the last decade or so, others would argue that Comic Con, at its core, is still about comics.  With that said, many folks still attend the event to Continue reading “San Diego Comic Con EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Illustrator/Conceptual Artist, Tim Bradstreet!”

San Diego Comic Con EXCLUSIVE: KICK-ASS 2 Director, Jeff Wadlow, Sheds Light On X-FORCE Film!!

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Ever since Marvel Studios struck box-office gold with THE AVENGERS, other studios have since seemed to follow suit by announcing plans for their own respective “shared universes” (here’s looking at you Warner Bros. and 20th Continue reading “San Diego Comic Con EXCLUSIVE: KICK-ASS 2 Director, Jeff Wadlow, Sheds Light On X-FORCE Film!!”

San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) Commences Tomorrow!!

Well the time has come yet again folks!  Tomorrow will mark the unofficial start of the mega geekdom event known only as San Diego Comic Con (or “The Con” as stated by many passionate fans)!  Lasting five days, starting first with Preview Night Continue reading “San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) Commences Tomorrow!!”

IDW Sets Its Sights On Comic-Con International

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IDW has fans clamoring for their highly anticipated exclusives at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, and now it’s time to crank the excitement up even higher (you didn’t think that was possible, did you?) and reveal IDW’s panel and signing schedules for the Continue reading “IDW Sets Its Sights On Comic-Con International”

WITNESS THE ORIGIN OF EVIL IN STAR TREK: KHAN

This October, STAR TREK: KHAN will show intrepid readers just how the master villain of STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS became the intergalactic menace seen in the blockbuster film. Over six thrilling issues, Khan’s secrets will be unlocked and the Continue reading “WITNESS THE ORIGIN OF EVIL IN STAR TREK: KHAN”

Happy Birthday Mega Man!! Video Game Icon Turns 25 In Comic Con Exclusive Art Book!

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This year at Comic-Con, UDON will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of legendary video game icon MEGA MAN in style, with the beautiful new art book MM25: MEGA MAN & MEGA MAN X OFFICIAL COMPLETE WORKS. Chronicling 25 years Continue reading “Happy Birthday Mega Man!! Video Game Icon Turns 25 In Comic Con Exclusive Art Book!”

Bram Stoker’s Desk Up For Auction

Before there was TRUEBLOOD, BLADE, or any of the other iconic vampire films or television shows that we know and love, it began with one vampire, Dracula.  Now, just in time for Halloween, the auctioneer/dealer know as Profiles in History has the desk of  Continue reading “Bram Stoker’s Desk Up For Auction”

CELEBRATE THE WALKING DEAD SEASON 3 PREMIERE WITH COMIXOLOGY’S “THE WALKING DEAD HALF-OFF SALE” ALL WEEKEND LONG, OCT 12th THRU OCT 15th

ComiXology is offering a discount on the original THE WALKING DEAD comic book series to coincide with the Season 3 premiere of AMC series THE WALKING DEAD which it inspired.  Check out the press release to find out how you can take adavantage of this deal: Continue reading “CELEBRATE THE WALKING DEAD SEASON 3 PREMIERE WITH COMIXOLOGY’S “THE WALKING DEAD HALF-OFF SALE” ALL WEEKEND LONG, OCT 12th THRU OCT 15th”

AMC’S “THE WALKING DEAD” RETURNS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 AT 9PM ET/PT‏

We are about a month away from the new season of AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD.  Therefore in preparation for Season 3, AMC’s has Continue reading “AMC’S “THE WALKING DEAD” RETURNS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 AT 9PM ET/PT‏”

SDCC 2012: Exclusive Interviews From The Cast & Crew of BAD KIDS GO TO HELL!

 

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Last night, Reel Film News had a chance to catch up with Matthew Spradlin and Ali Faulkner, the co-writer/producer and ensemble member, respectively, of the upcoming dark comedy-thriller, BAD KIDS GO TO HELL.  Based on the best-selling indie comic book Continue reading “SDCC 2012: Exclusive Interviews From The Cast & Crew of BAD KIDS GO TO HELL!”