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Comic Books Films 

Marvel Movies Phase IV — Bring on the MONSTERS!

An open letter to Marvel Films. Hi, Marvel! How’s things? Bet you’re feeling pretty good about that whole CIVIL WAR thing, right? And you have DOCTOR STRANGE coming around the corner, too. It’s hard to believe that you’re already ramping up for Phase III. Now, I’m sure it’s already come up in conversations around The […]

Comic Books 

Scare ‘Em Dead III: The Scarening! Five Horrifying HAUNT OF FEAR Covers!

For the last few weeks, we’ve taken a look at some of the best covers from TALES FROM THE CRYPT and VAULT OF TERROR. I would be remiss if I didn’t take some time to also share the beautiful, freaky art of the third of the trilogy of terror titles from EC Comics, THE HAUNT […]

Comic Books TV 

WALKING DEAD Creator Robert Kirkman Talks About His New Horror Series OUTCAST!

Robert Kirkman is well-known to horror fans as the creator of THE WALKING DEAD comic and TV show. On June 3rd, another one of his comic books is coming to television: OUTCAST. The series stars Patrick Fugit (GONE GIRL) as Kyle Barnes, a man who has been plagued by demonic possession all his life. Philip Glenister […]

Comic Books 

DC’s ANIMAL MAN Volume II: The Best Horror Comic You May Have Missed

In 2011, DC Comics did a company-wide overhaul of their comics stable, effectively rebooting their universe under “The New 52” banner. This included a number of titles associated with DC’s mature readers’ line, including HELLBLAZER, SWAMP THING and ANIMAL MAN, being integrated with the capes-and-tights crowd of the regular DC Universe. While the results were […]

Comic Books 

Keep Scaring ‘Em Dead! Five Vicious VAULT OF HORROR Covers

Last week, we brought you five of the most frightening TALES FROM THE CRYPT covers and it seems that some of you AXED for more! Get it? Axed? Like how the Crypt Keeper always did those wordplay jokes? On the show? Maybe I’ll leave the jokes to the professionals. Today we’ll be looking at some […]

Comic Books TV 

Scare ‘Em Dead! Five Frightening TALES FROM THE CRYPT Covers

TALES FROM THE CRYPT is coming back to TV, and we’re all hopeful that they can recapture the magic of the last series. Obviously, being in TNT, the show won’t be able to be as nasty as it was on HBO, but that doesn’t mean they can’t tell some fantastic stories. Fingers crossed! It is […]

Comic Books Films 

It’s Here… The Trailer To BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE

BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE is arguably one of the best Batman stories ever told. Hell, for me personally, and I’m sure a lot of you out there, it’s probably your favorite too. The one-shot graphic novel written by Alan Moore and illustrated by Brian Bolland shocked comic readers when it hit store shelves back in […]

Comic Books 

SUPERMAN/ALIENS – The Best of Both Worlds

In 1992, two pop-culture icons seemingly died. The bigger of the two was Superman, who faced his death as a hero in the pages of SUPERMAN #75. The other was the ALIEN franchise, with the critical and commercial flop of ALIEN 3 it seemed unlikely that we would see another ALIEN film anytime soon. Of […]

Comic Books Films Scary Fun 

10 Awesome HELLRAISER/ Pinhead Stories that Should Be Made Into Movies

Out of all of the major franchises, HELLRAISER has always been my favorite. Whereas Jason and Michael Myers are fascinating mindless killing machines stalking unwary campers and babysitters, Pinhead and the Cenobites have a lot more going on in my eyes, and the landscape of “hell on earth” has endless possibilities. Years ago, the rather […]

Comic Books Films 

Five Freaky SPIDER-MAN Stories That Would Make Great Movies

In what can only be called an act of God, Sony and Marvel are working together to bring us a Spider-Man who is connected to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He will be making his debut to the world in a few short weeks in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR and next year we’ll get SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING. […]

Comic Books Scary Fun 

5 Great Horror Comics You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

It’s been over half a decade since horror comics reigned supreme, and superhero comics were all but passé. But the genre never left the stands completely, and has been constantly reinventing itself to suit the needs of generation after generation. There have always been breakout horror comics that everybody knows about – THE WALKING DEAD, […]

Comic Books Films 

5 Horrifying Superheroes Who Deserve Their Own Movie

Superhero movies are everywhere right now, but too often they seem to be the exact same movie told over and over again, just with different characters. Origin stories with similar tragedies leading to similar results can only be so interesting for so long. If the superhero movie genre is going to stick around for a […]

Comic Books 

DC Comics And Gerard Way Are Getting Weird With Young Animal

In 1993, DC Comics saw a hole in the market. The core audience of comic readers was getting older and many were moving away from the cape and cowl comics. Superheroes weren’t giving these readers the stories they were looking for. Karen Berger, a DC editor who had recently been spending her time working with […]