Archive for August, 2012

CULT ART: Joker And Harley Quinn, A Villains Gallery

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They call it ‘mad love’ and I guess that would be a pretty apt description as these are two seriously crazy cats. I love both of these characters individually and together. Harley Quinn is one... more

DAILY DIRT 31/08/12 – METAL GEAR SOLID – WALKING DEAD – DREDD – LOOPER & More

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METAL GEAR SOLID Movie In The Works (Expect The Most Dialogue Heavy Script Ever) , , We've heard rumours that Konami's Metal Gear series would be adapted for the big screen since Metal... more

Should Video Game Movies Stick Closer To The Source Material?

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Now as a gamer I can safely say that on the whole, Video game movies are nothing but a disappointment to all the fans who enjoyed the game. In fact, hearing that a game I enjoy is being made into a... more

Belfast Roller Derby: The BELFAST BANSHEES

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I tried to rollerskate once. I was nowt but a pup at the time, and decided that this would be the latest blow struck in the raging battle of the sexes that went on in the days before the discovery... more

DAILY DIRT 29/08/12 – Michael Keaton Joins ROBOCOP – JOSS WHEDON On SHIELD – NINJA TURTLES Script Leaked & More

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    MICHAEL KEATON Cast As Villain In ROBOCOP ReBoot   Jose Padilha, when not apparently hating the studios rejecting his ideas and making his life Hell on the Robocop... more

LOOM – The Dystopian Short Film From LUKE SCOTT

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Ridley Scott's son Luke Scott teamed up with RED Camera to direct a BladeRunner inspired short titled Loom recently, starring the diverse range of crazy that is Giovanni Ribisi. This is the skinny... more

NATIONAL COMICS: LOOKER #1 Reviewed ‘IN A NUT SHELL’

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    NATIONAL COMICS LOOKER #1   Writer: Ian Edington Art: Michael S Miller     Synopsis: New digital-first adventures! • Emily Briggs was a top supermodel... more

STEED AND MRS PEEL ONGOING #0 Reviewed ‘IN A NUT SHELL’

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    STEED AND MRS PEEL ONGOING #0   Writer: Mark Waid Art: Steve Bryant   Synopsis: THE ORIGINAL AVENGERS. THE ORIGINAL HELLFIRE CLUB. MARK WAID. The all-time... more

CULT ART: Spider-Woman, Heroes Gallery

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Jessica Drew started out as a sweet and innocent little English girl with rockingly awesome spider powers (brought on by a combination of exposure to a special serum derived from spider blood and... more

DAILY DIRT 28/08/12 – THE AVENGERS – DARK KNIGHT RETURNS – UNCANNY AVENGERS – JLA – TMNT & More

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Alternate Opening To THE AVENGERS     One of the extra features to appear on The Avengers Blu Ray is this alternate opening. It seems like the movie was going to be told in... more

THE BAT MAN OF SHANGHAI Anime Style Short

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There have been quite a few Elseworld's incarnations of Batman. We've had Gotham by Gaslight which showed The Caped Crusader in the Victorian Era. He's become a vampire. He's teamed up with Tarzan.... more

MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE: Susie’s Casting Wish List

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Jon Chu’s Masters of the Universe has finally been greenlit so, whilst yes this is yet another reboot in the pipeline (“hello, anyone in Hollywood out there have an original film idea or are we... more

5 Victims Of The Comic Book Movie Trilogy Curse!

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There's a strange trend in Comic Book Trilogies. On the whole, series follow this rule. A good enough first movie (usually a slower paced origin story to establish the characters), a fantastic sequel... more

DAILY DIRT 27/08/12 – WACHOWSKI’s On JUSTICE LEAGUE – WONDER WOMAN YEAR ONE – DOG LOGAN & More

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    The Wachowski's May Direct JUSTICE LEAGUE     That's pretty much it, as the pair who directed The Matrix and upcoming Cloud Atlas may be up for the job since... more

10 Amazing 2000AD Strips IDW Should Re-Print/Re-Develop

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IDW Publishing are the franchise daddy's of the comic's world in recent years (and the US' 5th largest publisher) with Chief Creative Officer/Editor-in-Chief Chris Ryall scooping up just about... more

What If Pixar Made EXPENDABLES 2? Toy Story Give Sly And The Boys A Run For Their Money

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Sly and Arnie have a bit of competition. Buzz Lightyear and Woody are the toughest mothers in the ‘Toyverse’ and if Pixar made Expendables 2 they would get a chance to prove it. As far as I... more

Review: SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE ARMY OF DR MOREAU

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Author: Guy Adams     Synopsis:   Following the trail of several corpses seemingly killed by wild animals, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson stumble upon the experiments... more

THE BAD MAN SHOW – Episode 04: Worst Superhero Deaths & Resurrections

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The fourth episode of THE BAD MAN SHOW - starring Mark 'The Bad Man' McCann - the CEO of nerd website BAD HAVEN. In this episode, he discusses the most pointless death and resurrections in... more