Ghost Rider, the daredevil stuntman with a skeleton head made of fire, debuted in Marvel Comics on this day in 1972, and despite being one of the most definitively '70s Marvel concepts, along with Power Man and Iron Fist, the character has retained a lasting appeal and remains endlessly fun. Continue reading…
Jeremy Irons isn’t one of those actors that’s going to say what you want to hear…unless you didn’t particularly like Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and what you want to hear is that he agrees with you. Zack Snyder’s ambitious superhero...Show More Summary
Jesse Eisenberg’s wildly eccentric portrayal of Lex Luthor was certainly one of the more divisive elements of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, but whether you loved or hated his take on the iconic Superman villain, you have to admit that the movie was never boring when he was on screen. Show More Summary
Writer/producer Simon Kinberg reveals why they had to scrap their original plans for Hugh Jackman's character.
The "Rebirth" mastermind teams co-writer Sam Humphries and artists Ethan Van Sciver & Ed Benes to tell a story of Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz.
So my ex-wife dropped me a message the other day: she asked if I was writing diet books. I said, “No. Why?” And she sent me this link: The Mediterranean Diet Much to my astonishment, the author is Peter David and, even more bizarrely, Amazon has my bio attached. Even better, when you click on […]
Support this week's full-text RSS feed by buying Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me I've been a fan of cartoonist Ellen Forney for years, and Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir is a tour de force graphic memoir about mental illness. Show More Summary
As a kid, I had book called Our Country’s Presidents by Frank Burt Freidal. It was an important looking book published by the National Geographic Society. This heavy tome devoted a few pages to each president along with a handful of gorgeous, colorful pictures. In retrospect, the model they used was a precursor to today’s […]
Check out the new Titan Comics releases arriving in stores Wednesday: "Deus Ex," "Independence Day," "Doctor Who" and "Dark Souls."
Explained here. I mention it on the site here not to make fun but because I don't think I've ever seen one of the big retailers go down, which is pretty remarkable considering CR goes down if I breathe on the keyboard by accident. I wish them the best in getting back to business.
They were given out during a black-tie ceremony in Memphis on May 28, and if the statements out of the show are any indication in articles like this one, they are now branded or are re-emphasized to be the Silver Reuben Division Awards. Show More Summary
June 2 If I Were In Philadelphia, I'd Go To This (Wizard World Philadelphia) June 3 If I Were In Philadelphia, I'd Go To This (Wizard World Philadelphia) If I Were In San Diego, I'd Go To This June 4 If I Were In West Virginia, I'd...Show More Summary
The Max And Moritz Prize winners have been announced in conjunction with this year's International Comic Salon Erlangen. The final results were released via e-mail. Unlike a divisions-type prize, the German award names a list of nominated books and then gives some of them awards. Show More Summary
So, most of the geeky TV shows I watch have had their season enders aired, although I'm still trying to catch up with them at this point. As I finish watching them, I'll be posting Geek TV entries about them... and there will be spoilers, so you've been warned!Supergirl has been an uneven series in its freshman year. Show More Summary
The Marvel Studios sequel has grossed $372.6 million at the domestic box office since its opening on May 6.