The 13th Floor

Comic Books Films 

The 2017 Comic-Con Comic Book News Wrap Up!

Between all the trailers and posters and movie stars at San Diego Comic-Con 2017, it can be hard for we comic nerds to get all the info on what the con is supposedly about – comic books. You may be worried that, as a Wednesday Warrior, you could have missed some important or interesting info […]

Comic Books Films 

Is DC on the Right Track?

Imagine, for a moment, that you find the Cosmic Treadmill, the device Flash uses to travel through time in the comics. There you are, little old you (or young you, I don’t want to be ageist), with a machine that can take you back to any point you want. Imagine that you get into it […]

Films Scary Fun Toys TV 

Terror Toys: Five Horror Franchises Worthy of Their Own Action Figures

Toys. Action Figures. Collectibles. If there’s a movie or TV series with even a modicum of popularity, chances are there’s some form of plastic totem, ranging from the cute and kitschy Funko figures to the insanely articulated and intricate work from Hot Toys. But while superhero franchises and sci-fi blockbusters take up a sizable chunk of real estate at […]

Comic Books 

Buried Alien And The Secret Comic Book Crossovers

The second comic books came into existence, readers started demanding crossovers of their favorite characters. Over the years, fans have gotten to see Marvel and DC have multiple crossovers. We got to watch what would happen if the the Terminator fought RoboCop. We saw the exciting battle between the Predator and Tarzan. Heck, we even […]

Comic Books 

SQUADRON SUPREME: Marvel’s JUSTICE LEAGUE And Ignored Classic!

In the fall of 1986, DC Comics published the first issue of a comic that would change the industry forever. Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons (with a solid assist by colorist John Higgins) took a long, hard look at  the history and format of superhero comics and took it apart piece by piece like a […]

Films 

Superhero Reboots and Sisyphus: Keep Pushing that Boulder!

A brief primer: Sisyphus was a figure in Greek mythology who was, for his craftiness, punished by the gods by being forced to push an enormous boulder up a hill. When it reached the top, it would roll to the bottom, and he’d have to start again. Sisyphus is a symbol for futile work. This […]

Films 

Behold This (SUICIDE) MONSTER SQUAD Trailer!

I love recut trailers. They can remind you how awesome a movie is. And in today’s pop culture savvy world, people get creative with any number of mash-ups they can think of, hence this You Tube clip I came across from user ThatMattCaronGuy which recuts Fred Dekker’s beloved 1987 film THE MONSTER SQUAD in the […]