As people everywhere get ready to say good-bye to the summer season, Comics on Film has reached that time in the year where we can look back on the major comics-based movie releases of the year and figure out which we liked best and which we didn’t like so much. From the blockbuster releases provided by the characters of Marvel Comics at multiple studios, to… Continue reading Comics on Film: Ranking 2014's Comic Book Movies
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We got our first look at Paul Rudd as a superhero in Ant-Man. Meanwhile, Dwayne Johnson can’t decide if he wants to be a DC superhero or villain.
Johnny Depp and his daughter will be in Kevin Smith’s Yoga Hosers. Ving Rhames will be back for Mission: Impossible 5. Director David Yates will be back for another Harry Potter movie.
Julianne Moore… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Ant-Man' First Look, 'Goonies' Action Figures, Adult Comic Book Movies and More
Some nine years after its predecessor broke ground for a comic book movie, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For returns to tell tantalizing tales intended for grown-ups. With Marvel and DC firmly committed to blockbuster movie adaptations aimed at younger audiences, that leaves the field wide open for more adventurous, daring filmmakers to push the… Continue reading These Are the Best Comic Book Adaptations for Grown-ups
The Walk: The first official photos from Robert Zemeckis’ The Walk have been released. The film stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Philippe Petit, the daredevil who walked on a tightrope between the Twin Towers in New York City in 1974; it’s heading for release on October 2, 2015. [The Playlist]
On Duty with the Queen, an upcoming book revealing Buckingham Palace secrets from a one-time top official — including Prince Charles’ marriage to Princess Diana — has the 65-year-old nobleman “furious” at what he believes to be a betrayal of the highest order.
“This man was a trusted friend,” an insider told the Sunday Mirror of Dickie Arbiter, the queen’s ex-press secretary of a dozen years. “It is just a… Continue reading Upcoming Book ‘On Duty with the Queen’ Has Prince Charles ‘Furious’ Over Ex-Royal Aide’s Disloyalty