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The Adventures of Tintin

Tintin Cover Sold For HOW Much?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.02.2012 | Entertainment

A rare hand-drawn "Tintin In America" cover has sold for an astounding $1.6 million at auction. The 1932 drawing by the series' illustrator and writer...

What Parents Need To Know About This Year's Oscar-Nominated Films

| Posted 02.22.2012 | Parents

The 2012 Oscar nominations are chock-full of family-friendly films. From the magic of Martin Scorsese's Hugo to the swashbuckling adventure of Puss in...

What Tintin Taught Me -- For Better or Worse -- About Travel

Doris Gallan | Posted 03.31.2012 | Fifty
Doris Gallan

What I learned from Tintin is that my own sense of adventure and imagination were all that was needed to realize my dream of seeing all the countries of the world. Whether or not the books or movie do it for you, find your own personal Tintin that will inspire you to travel.

The 2012 Golden Globes: The Taming of Ricky Gervais

Michael Russnow | Posted 03.17.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

It's oddly intriguing that a lackluster show and a diluted dose of Ricky Gervais appeals to me greater than his shockmeister two prior appearances.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Steven Spielberg on The Adventures of Tintin

Dan Persons | Posted 02.20.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Time to close the year off with some rip-roarin' adventure, so why not throw in a little, continental flair in the process? Steven Spielberg has decid...

Movie review: The Adventures of Tintin

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.20.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Herge's Tintin comics have been huge in France since they were first published in 1929, but have never quite translated to American popularity. In the...

PHOTOS: Tintin Tracking In Comic-Crazy Brussels

Posted 12.22.2011 | Travel

When her bigger neighbors wish to bully Belgium, they joke about her love of waffles and obsession with Tintin. It seems belittling to characterize a ...

How About No Award for Animation?

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I can't speak for the entire New York Film Critics Circle group, but I made the motion because I didn't believe that any of the year's animated features deserved our award.

Andrew Burmon

PHOTOS: The Unauthorized, Racy Adventures Of Tintin

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 11.29.2012 | Travel

Editor's note: This article contains graphic descriptions that may be upsetting to some readers. When Herge died in 1983, many assumed that Tintin ...

PHOTOS: Follow In Tintin's Footsteps

Posted 12.14.2011 | Travel

Tintin has hobnobbed with Emirs, cruised the Caribbean seafloor in a shark-shaped submersible and been waylaid by Tibetan snows. An inveterate wandere...

10 Famous Book Characters and Their Real-Life Inspirations

Posted 11.15.2011 | Books

From Flavorwire We all know truth is stranger than fiction, and some things (and people) are just too good to have been made up. We’ve already sh...

"Great Snakes!" The Adventures of Tintin Premières at AFI Fest

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 01.14.2012 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Hollywood went Euro last week, in celebration of The Adventures of Tintin, the long-awaited motion-picture adaptation of the classic adventure comic series by late Belgian artist Hergé.

No WAY!

Posted 12.24.2011 | Entertainment

You know the expression, "Dress for the job you want, not the job you have"? Well, this is kind of like that. Except better. This is the story...

PHOTOS: What's Up With Daniel Craig's Face?

Posted 12.23.2011 | Entertainment

Daniel Craig is starring in two of the most hotly anticipated films this winter, but if there's one thing we've learned about the English action star,...

How To Go From Modern Heartthrob To Old-Fashioned Hero

AP | By RAF CASERT | Posted 12.21.2011 | Home

BRUSSELS (The Associated Press) -- Tintin always is flawless, courageous and heroic – right up to the point of being cartoonesque. That left Brit...

Their Greatest Collaboration

Posted 12.18.2011 | Entertainment

With two of the most respected names in cinema, Steven Speilberg and Peter Jackson, a story that is good enough for Indie and breathtaking graphics, "...

The Perfect Opening Credits Sequence For Adventures Of Tintin

Posted 12.17.2011 | Home

Steven Spielberg probably has his own vision for the opening credits for "The Adventures of Tintin," but James Curran, our new favorite animator, has ...

Most Adventure-Packed Movie Of The Year?

Posted 12.05.2011 | Entertainment

This December, Steven Spielberg will have two very different holiday films: A heartbreaking horse drama and a classic cartoon recast. No disrespect...

Spielberg, Peter Jackson Detail Their Epic Next Film

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 09.22.2011 | Entertainment

SAN DIEGO — Hollywood still dictates what the world watches at movie theaters. But more and more, the world outside North America will dictate w...

Will Classic Animation Or Special Effects Win Out?

Posted 09.11.2011 | Home

Most things from childhood become less compelling with age, like that book you loved ("Where the Red Fern Grows," in my case) and subsequently ruined ...

Spielberg Breaks Ground In New Film, Takes On A Classic

Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment

One of the most beloved characters in Europe -- he even has his own museum in Brussels -- Tintin has largely been relegated to cult status in the Unit...

Curtains for 3D, Comic-Con?

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.17.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Talk about mixed signals. First the New York Times runs a story about how the studios are losing faith in 3D as a money-maker. Which is good news -- ...

Cinefantastique Round Table Podcast: Super 8 Sneak Preview

Dan Persons | Posted 05.28.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Get a sneak peak at Super 8, the upcoming science fiction film from J.J. Abrams, on this edition of the Cinefantastique Round Table Podcast, the weekl...