Comic Books

  • RUMOR ALERT: ‘Doctor Who”s Rachel Talalay Is In The Running To Direct ‘Captain Marvel’

    Posted Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4

    Marvel fans have their ‘Captain Marvel’, now that Brie Larson has been revealed to have nabbed the coveted role as Marvel’s first female solo headliner.  Now comes the question of who will direct.  We do know that Marvel is definitely looking to enlist a female director. Reportedly, Marvel has narrowed their list to 10 contenders.  […]

  • Matt Ryan Returns As Constantine In Animated ‘Justice League Dark’ Preview

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 10:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Constantine’ bombed in its singular season on NBC, but fans won’t let it go.  Star Matt Ryan, who portrayed paranormal investigator John Constantine, returned in the role on ‘Arrow’ last season and he will return at least once more.  Or at least his voice will.  Ryan is voicing Constantine in the animated ‘Justice League Dark’ […]

  • ‘Suicide Squad’ Director David Ayer Shoots Down Popular Jason Todd Theory

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    There was a huge hint in ‘Batman V Superman’ when Bruce Wayne surveys the cases holding the costumes of his fallen comrades.  In particular, he pauses on the suit of Robin, which is badly damaged and is spray painted with the inscription “Ha Ha Ha Jokes On You Batman.”  For comic book fans, this is […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: SDCC Aftermath Part One

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 06:30 pm GMT -4

    If you’re reading this, you’ve made it! That’s right, you’re here just in time for an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 27th

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 02:37 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/27/2016. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. In ‘Cryptoacy’ #2, the Nine Families have ruled civilization […]

  • ‘Dope’ Star Kiersey Clemons Signs On As Iris West For ‘The Flash’ Movie

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘The Flash’ movie has found a second cast member to join Ezra Miller, who stars as the titular hero.  Kiersey Clemons has signed on to play Iris West.  Clemons starred in the acclaimed indie film ‘Dope’ which perhaps not coincidentally, was directed by Rick Famuyiwa, who also happens to be helming ‘The Flash’.  Clemons’ name […]

  • The US Postal Service Celebrates Wonder Woman’s 75th Anniversary With New Stamps

    Posted Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4

    She doesn’t look a day over 30, but Wonder Woman is celebrating her 75th birthday this year.  She first swooped into pop culture in the pages of ‘All-Star Comics’ #8, dated December 1941, created by psychiatrist William Moulton Marston and illustrated by Harry G. Peter.  In honor of this anniversary, the U.S. Postal Service is […]

  • SDCC 2016: Check Out The Latest Trailer For ‘Outcast’

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4

    As good as most companies were about getting their new teasers and trailers that premiered at San Diego Comic Con out to the general public as quickly as possible, there are a few stragglers.  Cinemax waited until today to provide an “official” version of their trailer for the remainder of the first season of ‘Outcast,’ […]

  • Longtime Captain Marvel Writer Kelly Sue DeConnick Offers Her Opinion On The MCU Brie Larson Film Casting

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 04:04 pm GMT -4

    One of the biggest individual tidbits of news to come out of this year’s San Diego Comic Con was undoubtedly from the Marvel panel on Saturday night, when the company announced that Brie Larson would be bringing to life the role of Captain Marvel on-screen in the character’s planned Marvel Cinematic Universe solo film.  The […]

  • SDCC 2016: ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Season 2 Will Be Legion-dary With The Legion Of Doom And Justice Society In New Trailer

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ was pretty crowded with its nine lead characters (ten if you count bad guy Vandal Savage), but believe it or not, this new season looks to balloon even further with the introduction of TWO additional teams! At the end of the season one finale, ‘Suits’ star Patrick J. Adams made his debut […]

  • SDCC 2016: Celebrity Movie Fights! Featuring Kevin Smith!

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4

    I had the honor and distinction of attending a live Celebrity Movie Fight while attending SDCC 2016 this year, and let me tell you, seeing the Screen Junkies crew in person do their show was pretty amazing, especially when they were joined by the always phenomenal Kevin Smith. Clearly they are all passionate fans who […]

  • Breaking Down The ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer Complete With Still Images

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Fans seem to be universally smitten with the ‘Wonder Woman’ trailer that debuted at SDCC.  Gal Gadot was many viewers’ favorite part of ‘Batman V Superman’ which only whetted appetites for the full-length ‘WW’ solo movie coming next year.  Some early footage was previewed back in January, and some of that shows up here, but […]

  • SDCC 2016: ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Unmasked! Four Mystery Characters Revealed

    Posted Monday, July 25th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4

    Along with confirming that the villain in ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ is indeed The Vulture, the SDCC panel for that movie has confirmed the identities of four characters being played by Tony Revolori, Jacob Batalon, Zendaya and Laura Harrier, all four of whom were in attendance at the panel along with director Jon Watts. In a stark […]

  • SDCC 2016: Behold Eight New Clips Featuring The Different Members Of The ‘Suicide Squad!’

    Posted Sunday, July 24th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    DC Entertainment and Warner Brothers really, really, really want you to know more about ‘Suicide Squad,’ the next film in the DC Extended Universe series.  To that end, they are not just content to let you revel in the glory of the extended “Hey Hall H” trailer debuted earlier in the weekend, the marketing folks […]

  • SDCC 2016: Heated Exchange Between Fans And The ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Creative Team About Controversial Batgirl Scene

    Posted Sunday, July 24th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4

    As we previously reported, the ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ premiere took place at San Diego Comic Con this weekend, where the creative team answered questions about the film and announced the upcoming slate of DC Animated Originals films.  In a post-film Q&A, the creative team behind the film engaged in a discussion that became heated […]