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Mark Millar’s Starlight gets a Star Wars screenwriter

Mark Millar’s Starlight gets a Star Wars screenwriter

Mark Millar has already had a few of his comic books turned into movies – Wanted, Kick Ass, The Secret Service. The next one to get a movie adaptation is Starlight. Millar wrote it with Goran Parlov on art. It has been described as Flash Gordon meets The Dark Knight Returns. Basically, it is a Flash Gordon type hero, who has grown old back on Earth,...

300: Rise of an Empire – Clips from the new Blu-ray

300: Rise of an Empire – Clips from the new Blu-ray

300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE is out on Blu-ray in the UK on 29th September. Told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster 300 is a new chapter of the epic saga which takes the action to a new battlefield – the sea. The story pits the Greek general Themistokles (Sullivan Stapleton) against the massive invading Persian forces, ruled by the...

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 2 gets a cool poster

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 2 gets a cool poster

Marvel have released this excellent poster for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 2. Looks like the gang is all there. I’m really looking forward to seeing what happens next. There is also a new clip from the first episode which you can watch below. The show returns on Tuesday, September 23 at its new time, 9:00 p.m. ET on ABC. Source:...

DC’s Suicide Squad are getting their movie. David Ayer may direct

DC’s Suicide Squad are getting their movie. David Ayer may direct

The great comic book news just keeps on coming! Deadpool is going ahead for Marvel Comics and DC are getting in on the action with the announcement that The Suicide Squad film is coming together. The modern version of the Suicide Squad, also known as Task Force X, was created by John Ostrander and focuses on a team of imprisoned supervillains. To get time...

First Look: Genndy Tartakovsky’s Popeye animation test

First Look: Genndy Tartakovsky’s Popeye animation test

Genndy Tartakovsky is the genius animator behind Samurai Jack, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Dexter’s Laboratory, Hotel Transylvania and more. He has been busy directing a new CG animated version of Popeye and Sony Pictures Animation have released this test footage from the film. While it has a modern day CGI-sheen to it the design does seem to be quite...

Deadpool movie is going ahead with Ryan Reynolds

Deadpool movie is going ahead with Ryan Reynolds

This is it. The news quite a few of us have been waiting for. The Deadpool movie is happening and Ryan Reynolds is (probably) set to star. Ever since X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and probably a bit before, there has been talk of Ryan Reynolds playing the Merc with the Mouth in a solo film. He already played Wade Wilson / Deadpool in the first Wolverine film....

The Walking Dead Season 5 gets a synopsis

The Walking Dead Season 5 gets a synopsis

AMC have released a synopsis for season 5 of The Walking Dead. Possible spoilers if you have yet to see all of season 4. Season Four of The Walking Dead ended with Rick and the group outgunned, outnumbered, and trapped in a train car awaiting a grim fate. Season Five picks up shortly thereafter. What follows is a story that weaves the true motives of the...

Cool Short: Spawn – The Recall

Cool Short: Spawn – The Recall

Spawn: The Recall is a short film from Michael Paris. It is inspired by the Todd McFarlane’s original comic book. It follows the story of a former witch and her son, who try to live a normal life away from the darkness. While they’re shopping in a supermarket, the child suddenly disappears. She starts looking for him, freaked out knowing evil...

DC Vertigo’s Lucifer is getting a TV show

DC Vertigo’s Lucifer is getting a TV show

Yet another DC comic book is going to get turned into a TV show. This time it is Lucifer from the Vertigo series of titles. A spin-off from Neil Gaiman’s Sandman the entire run of Lucifer was written by Mike Carey. The new Fox show has Californication creator/executive producer Tom Kapinos working on a pilot. The show centers on Lucifer who, bored and...

Arrow Season 3 poster and images show Arsenal and more

Arrow Season 3 poster and images show Arsenal and more

Not only is there a cool poster, but the new images from Arrow Season 3 show many things. We have Brandon Routh as Ray Palmer, aka The Atom. Colton Haynes as Arsenal. Peter Stormare as Count Vertigo along with the usual team. In the aftermath of this victory, Season 3 opens with Arrow now a hero to the citizens of Starling. Crime is down, people feel safer,...