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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 

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 […]

Films 

In Honor Of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2, Let’s Look At The Horrors Of James Gunn!

This weekend, a whole lot of people will be sitting in a dark theater, popcorn in their lap and a shockingly large soda in the armrest holder, watching a group of loveable misfits save the galaxy for the second time. Most people who watch the blockbuster sequel to the blockbuster original GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY […]

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 

The 10 Must Read Horror Comics of 2017

Three full months have come and gone since the calendar called for a swap, and inside of those three months we’ve seen a few kick ass movies (GET OUT, SPLIT, THE DEVIL’S CANDY and FREAK OUT are among the years’ finest, thus far). That’s enough to keep most of us interested, but it may not […]

Comic Books Films 

What Happened to All the Horror Superheroes?

From about 2010 through 2015, audiences could rely on the regular appearance of sternly-worded editorials from just about every entertainment journalism outlet that the superhero film trend – that unstoppable pop culture steamroller – was on the verge of collapse. The editorialists, likely operating from a place of healthy blockbuster fatigue, kept on pointing out […]

Films 

We Talk “Double Features” On SHOCK WAVES With Scott Reynolds and Dan Budnik!

This week on Shock Waves, it’s just Ryan Turek and Rob Galluzzo as they discuss the latest horrors! First, the duo brings us up to speed on the new Shock Waves merchandise from Cavity Colors, an update on the upcoming Texas Frightmare convention, and then we pay tribute to the late, great Bernie Wrightson. Ryan […]

Comic Books 

A Look Back At Marvel’s Marvelous Monsters!

Marvel Comics is a bit of a juggernaut these days. In fact, they have been for a few years. With the backing of Disney and a solid and formidable line up of creators, writers, artists and more, Marvel has been pumping out yearly (sometimes twice a year) events and right now that event is something […]

Comic Books 

Hail To The King: Celebrating 100 Years of Jack Kirby

Groups of men started hanging outside a specific building on Forty-Second Street in Manhattan. The appearance of these strangers was preceded by a fair amount of letters that had been showing up for a few weeks. It started with one or two letters at first, but by the second month, the office was getting dozens […]

Comic Books Films 

NSFW: Final LOGAN Trailer Spills Blood & Drops F Bombs!

So, they’re really going for that R rating! 20th Century Fox just unveiled the second and final trailer for the upcoming LOGAN, the third in the solo WOLVERINE franchise. This also marks Hugh Jackson’s last time wearing the claws on screen. Lot to soak in here, so give it a watch: Looks like they’re putting […]

Comic Books 

A Sneak Preview of 2017’s New Horror Comics!

As 2016 comes to a close, many people wish it good riddance with an eye towards the new year. With that comes a new slate of comics to look forward to: Marvel’s got huge monsters; Vampirella awakens in the future at Dynamite; and at Dark Horse, Angel earns his first solo series in a long […]

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 TV 

The SPIDER-MAN / HULK TV Movie That Almost Was!

Marvel may be the masters of the superhero cinematic universe right now with their multi-connecting blockbuster event movies every year, but there was a time when their most successful adaptations lay in the confines of the TV landscape. That glorious time was the late 70’s! In 1977, CBS had produced the first live-action version of […]