The 13th Floor

Comic Books Films 

Thirteen NEW MUTANTS Comic Book Covers That Gave Us Nightmares

The rumors are true, the news is official: the upcoming X-Men spinoff THE NEW MUTANTS is going to be a “full-fledged horror movie”, which director Josh Boone describes as “Stephen King meets John Hughes” (via EW). It’s the sort of announcement that might sound weird to some people, like it’s some sort of radical new […]

Comic Books 

Fringe With Benefits: Comics That Aren’t Quite Horror

As horror fans, we all know about “the fringe.” Those movies that ride the line of the genre, that are just weird and bizarre enough, maybe they offer enough dread or tension, perhaps they have a random practical effects monster, the reasons vary. For decades, film has rode a dizzying line between “horror” and some […]

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 […]

Comic Books 

Who Killed THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN’s Girlfriend Gwen Stacy?

In the near 80 years of superhero comics, there are surprisingly few character deaths that stand out, mainly because comics keep bringing characters back to life. Hell, Marvel’s Jean Grey has died and come back so many times that it is a running gag in the X-Men books at this point. When it comes down […]

Comic Books TV 

Why THE INCREDIBLE HULK Is One Of The Best Shows On Netflix

At least twice a year, Marvel owns the blockbuster cinematic landscape with their ever-evolving multi-cross-over event movies. And on the small screen, they’ve been making waves in their partnership with Netflix; first with DAREDEVIL, then JESSICA JONES and now with the upcoming LUKE CAGE, IRON FIST and THE DEFENDERS shows all on queue. To put […]

Comic Books Films 

Marvel’s Major Mistake: They’ve Spent 4 Years Setting Up Thanos, But They Forgot To Make Him Interesting

When AVENGERS came out in 2012, the world went bonkers, and for good reason – audiences hadn’t seen anything like it before. Some of the most famous super heroes all on the screen at once, fighting evil and saving lives. Then, as the credits rolled, this weird guy showed up: Thanos the Mad Titan, scourge […]

Comic Books Films 

Will We Be Seeing US AGENT In The Next CAPTAIN AMERICA Movie?

This whole article is pure speculation. I have no insider knowledge about what the gang at Marvel are planning to do in the future with Captain America, I only know how this kind of stuff goes down in the comics. Also – if you haven’t seen CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR, there will be spoilers ahead. […]

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 TV 

The Monstrous Horrors Of The HULK!

When we think of the great monsters of history, the ones who every person on Earth can tell you about, we tend to stick to the old school – the gang who was introduced to the world from the end of the nineteenth century into the early days of the twentieth, with special dispensation for […]