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Batman and Superman Do Not Appear in 'Batman v. Superman'

Jason Kaus | Posted 03.30.2016 | Entertainment
Jason Kaus

There are plenty of reviews that will tell you Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice was poorly paced, overstuffed, and hyper-serious. As well as that i...

Best Films Never Made: Darren Aronofsky's 'Batman: Year One'

David Brake | Posted 03.28.2016 | Entertainment
David Brake

About a year and a half has elapsed since Christopher Nolan's fabled Dark Knight trilogy reached its conclusion. Such was the success of Nolan's stewardship of the comic book legend, Warner Bros. was never likely to allow the caped crusader to take too long a sabbatical.

Frank Miller's Latest Batman Tackles Police Brutality

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 12.02.2015 | Black Voices

Batman has always been a force for good, stopping diabolical, often fantastical enemies before they hurt the innocent. Now, he's got a new foe: police...

'Sin City' Co-Director Remembers Brittany Murphy

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.20.2014 | Entertainment

Nearly a full decade after the release of "Sin City," the film's sequel, "Sin City: A Dame To Kill For," arrives in theaters on Friday. And no one is ...

Givin' 'Em Hell and Heaven: Conversations With Joe Satriani and Sebastian Bach

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Sebastian Bach: "Good titles are a dime a dozen in rock 'n' roll. Try to find a better name for a band than Skid Row. It's like, 'Wow, that's such a good name.' It's like Coca-Cola."

Ancient Women of 300's Persia, Greece, and Beyond

Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D. | Posted 05.13.2014 | Religion
Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D.

Now if only there were about three hundred more 300's. Maybe not in blood and gore but movies with kick-ass women from ancient Persia and Greece. Then, more people would surely get what has so captivated me about Amytis, Cassandane, and Atossa. Um... who, you ask?

You Won't Believe What This Is Worth!

Posted 07.09.2013 | Arts

If your heart pounds for the dark perils of Gotham City, this upcoming auction is right up your alley. Two hugely influential Batman issues are headin...

Star-Studded Project Gets Delayed

Posted 06.18.2013 | Entertainment

Fans of stylized Frank Miller films will be disappointed to know that another of the author's anticipated sequels, "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," has...

Face Front! It's Stan Lee's Big Birthday Weekend!

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 02.27.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Friends and heroes, let us celebrate a truly great man of American letters: the one and only Stan Lee.

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns' Bruce Timm and Andrea Romano: Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2012

Dan Persons | Posted 12.25.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Of the seminal works that helped rescue Batman from the depths of camp, none may be more influential, or controversial, than Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight Returns.

Blu Ray Review: The Dark Knight Returns Part I (2012)

Scott Mendelson | Posted 11.25.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The Dark Knight Returns Part I delivers exactly what it promises and little more.  It does indeed bring the Frank Miller comic to animated life with as much faithfulness as can be expected.

PHOTOS: The Faces Behind Your Favorite Comic Books

Posted 05.07.2012 | Home

Superheros are often maligned as being only for children and geeks; "Leaping Tall Buildings: The Origins of American Comics" (powerHouse Books, $35), ...

Hollywood Sending Evil Message?

Posted 01.25.2012 | Entertainment

While conservatives like to knock Hollywood for its supposed liberal bent, one columnist in England thinks that its films are promoting quite the oppo...

Wake Up, Frank Miller

Daniel Komanoff | Posted 01.20.2012 | Home
Daniel Komanoff

Comic book writer Frank Miller lashed out against Occupy Wall Street on his blog last week. If calling the movement a "bowel movement" is the best Miller can do, he should stick to cartooning.

The Occupy Movement: What Would Batman Do?

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.14.2012 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

With how much and how clearly Frank Miller seems to identify with the comic book realities he's spent his life toiling in, I'm surprised he hasn't put himself in the cowl of the character with whom he's most identified and asked, "What would Batman do?"

5 Things We Didn't Need To Know

Posted 11.14.2011 | Comedy

Sometimes you want to turn away from your computer and say, "Enough, old friend." Having access to so much information is both a blessing and a c...

Batman Legend Trashes Occupy Wall Street, Insults Muslims

Posted 01.13.2012 | Entertainment

Frank Miller has spent much of his famed comic book writing career creating dark, urban dystopias, but the groundbreaking scribe has little regard for...

Miller's Holy Terror Reveals Some Unholy Prejudices

Zaki Hasan | Posted 12.02.2011 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

In the interests of full disclosure, I haven't read Holy Terror. In good conscience, to plunk down money in support of such an endeavor, even if only for "research" purposes.

iPad Comic Apps: How Did Marvel Win?

MacNewsWorld | John P. Mello, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Certain applications on the iPad seem almost native to the device. Reading electronic books, for example, falls into that category. So does reading co...

I'm A Freak And A Geek

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

Amid the herds of nerds and costumed fan-freaks at Comic-Con, I am, in the grandest of understatements, a bit overwhelmed.