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Christian Group Releases Rap Song In Support Of Ted Cruz

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 05.28.2015 | Politics

A group of musicians calling themselves "We Are Watchmen" released a hip-hop song Wednesday in which they declared they are "all in" for Sen. Ted Cruz...

'Go Set the Watchmen' by Harper Lee

Robert Brenner | Posted 04.20.2015 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird, is to publish a second novel, according to the New York Times. I guess it all started the night the Comedian was murdered. Of course Jem said it started much earlier than that, with Ozymandias.

Mike Ryan

'Batman Vs. Superman' Directer Fires Back At Accusations | Mike Ryan | Posted 03.03.2014 | Entertainment

It's safe to say that Zack Snyder is a polarizing director. Snyder is often heralded for the visual imagery that he brings to his films -- it almost f...

Movie Review: Man of Steel

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.14.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Zack Snyder widens his view as a director with Man of Steel, taking a proclivity for creating startling images in the service of storytelling and using it to enlarge and expand the action.

Exclusive Preview of the Final Issue of Before Watchmen: The Comedian

Bryan Young | Posted 06.22.2013 | Home
Bryan Young

Before Watchmen: The Comedian #6 comes out on Wednesday at finer comic retail shops everywhere. Here, exclusive to The Huffington Post, is a look at the final issue of The Comedian's story.

Mike Ryan

'Stoker' Star On Gun Control: 'What Is The Compromise?' | Mike Ryan | Posted 03.01.2013 | Entertainment

Sometimes, when you're interviewing an actor in support of his new movie -- in this case, the English actor Matthew Goode of "Stoker" -- all you want ...

Exclusive Preview of Before Watchmen: The Minutemen

Bryan Young | Posted 03.24.2013 | Home
Bryan Young


Movies Ready for Reassessment

Mark Juddery | Posted 10.07.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

So Vertigo -- a 1957 flop that was greeted with bad reviews ("another Hitchcock-and-bull story") -- is now apparently the greatest film every made.

An Exclusive Look At The New 'Watchmen' Comic Book

Bryan Young | Posted 09.21.2012 | Home
Bryan Young

The Comedian, created by Alan Moore, is one of the most unhinged and disturbing superheros to come out of The Watchmen mythos.

The Professor Behind 'The Amazing Spiderman'

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 07.02.2012 | College

Though superheroes are not real, the science behind their powers may be. James Kakalios, a physics professor at the University of Minnesota, has b...

Wait, Did Before Watchmen Just Call Watchmen Terrible?

Scott Thill | Posted 08.11.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Thill

Watchmen's capitalization proceeds in earnest, and with renewable controversy, in Minutemen, Darwyn Cooke's Before Watchmen prequel series opener. But perspective is everything.

Malin Akerman: 'I'm My Own Worst Critic'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 04.25.2012 | Entertainment

Malin Akerman realizes that there are critics of her performance of Silk Spectre II in "Watchmen," Zack Snyder's adaptation of Alan Moore's graphic no...

The Newly Announced Before Watchmen Is a Prime Example of What's Killing Mainstream Comics

Scott Mendelson | Posted 04.05.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

There is a place for "mature content" in comics and it may even be in some of the more mainstream titles. And DC Comics certainly has the right to play around in the Watchmen universe if they so choose.

From Conan The Barbarian to 300, Watchmen, Rob Zombie and Beyond: Chatting With Film Composer Tyler Bates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.09.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


How Comics Became Literature for Adults

Douglas Wolk | Posted 08.27.2011 | Home
Douglas Wolk

Thanks to accidents of economics, flashes of artistic inspiration, and flukes of both government and culture, comics have really "grown up."

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Sucker Punch

Dan Persons | Posted 06.03.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Steve Biodrowski and Dan Persons narrowly avoid a sucker punch to the solar plexus as they dodge and feint their way through an examination of Zack Snyder's new CGI-laced fantasy action pic.

SUCKER PUNCH: "Am I the Only One Who Liked This Film?"

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 05.28.2011 | Entertainment
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Sucker Punch takes a shot at our ideas about who we think we are. Director Zack Snyder makes you think it's about sex. But it's not, it's about integration: personal accountability, maturity and moving forward.

Movie Review: Sucker Punch

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If you're looking for Sucker Punch to make sense - or do anything else that seems conventional or that you've seen before - see another film. Zack Sn...

HuffPost Reviews: Supernatural and Matthew Clay, Plus a Conversation with Coheed and Cambria's Claudio Sanchez, and Steve Mosto's Video Premiere

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

In its finale, Supernatural delivered not only one of the finest hours of network television of 2010, but it also supplied one of the most intellectually and satisfying closures any sci-fi or horror series ever broadcast.

"Blue People": Avatar, X-Men, And More Come Together For Uplifting Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The only thing better than "Avatar" and "X-Men" would be combining them with The Blue Man Group and "Arrested Development." In this trailer, we get a ...

DVD reviews: Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer, Watchmen: Director's Cut

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

O'Day was never a household name in the way Ella Fitzgerald or even Billie Holliday were. Except to jazz fans: she was a stylist and innovator who could transform a song.

10 Best Films of 2009 (1st Half Edition)

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The movie year has reached the halfway mark -- which, in terms of the Oscar and most critics' year-end 10-best lists, means it hasn't even started.

Sci-Fi Morality: Could Aliens Save Us from Prejudice?

Jamil Zaki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jamil Zaki

Mountains of evidence suggest that being part of a group changes our perceptions of members of other groups at startlingly basic levels.

Harry Potter 6/Transformers IMAX Overlap - Paramount Called Dibs on IMAX Before the Harry Potter Date Change

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

This will not be the last turf war that is waged over IMAX screens, and the company is already taking steps to theoretically insure that there is plenty of IMAX for every studio's overbudgeted sequel.

Terminating the Darkness: Hope Floats, but Anxiety Abides

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Is the era of the dark comic book movie fable coming to an end? Or is it more a matter of a spate of seemingly underperforming dark would-be blockbusters?