The 13th Floor

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 […]

Comic Books Films 

How Frank Miller Ruined Batman

When I was a kid, there were two types of superheroes; the ones who were heroes because it was the right thing to be (Captain America, Superman) and the ones who were heroes because of a tragedy (Spider-Man, Batman). The guys with the tragic pasts were usually a little more “edgy” than the others, but […]