Thursday Trending Topics: Skyfall

Thursday Trending Topics: SkyfallBond at 50:  Only a fool would describe Skyfall as the best Bond film ever. They're all so different for one thing. How do you compare Tim Dalton's tight-lipped determination to keep 007's elegantly-shod feet on the ground with Roger Moore's predilection for tap-dancing his way into self-parody? How do you measure Sean Connery's smoky, heavy-lidded smoulder against Pierce Brosnan's permanent  'smoke gets in your eyes' squint?

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Skyfall – The Bleeding Cool Review

Only a fool would describe Skyfall as the best Bond film ever. They're all so different for one thing. How do you compare Tim Dalton's tight-lipped determination to keep 007's elegantly-shod feet on the ground with Roger Moore's predilection for tap-dancing his way into self-parody? How do you measure Sean Connery's smoky, heavy-lidded smoulder against Pierce Brosnan's permanent  'smoke gets in your eyes' squint?

Ghostbusters 3 Expected To Film Next Summer With Ivan Reitman Directing

Their story is really about Draft Day, a new film that will feature both Kevin Costner and baseball* and therefore actually be very good. Well, going on past experience at least. And yes, I'm including For the Love of the Game. Better than its rep, by a long shot.

All Of The Reasons We're Hearing For Why DC Nation Just Vanished

There have been several people willing to talk, all of them anonymously. Pretty much everything I heard from one person was corroborated by another. So I've compiled it all. Even when it seems like overkill, or contradiction, none of this came from just one source.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

When The Black Cat Was Sexually Harassed At NYCC 

At Comic Con today, I went as Black Cat. This is a shitty picture and there will be better ones of my whole costume coming up but I just want to say something.

Warner Bros. Win In Shuster Family Superman Case – UPDATED With Full Ruling 

U.S. District Judge Otis Wright has ruled that a 1992 agreement between DC comics and Jean Peavy, sister of Superman co-creator Joe Shuster, has superseded the Shuster heirs' claim to exercise a copyright termination right.

The Todd McFarlane And Art Adams Fakes By Josh Hoopes 

I had to be sure these were fakes. They were, but I had to be sure. And now I have confirmation from both Todd and Art that they are complete and utter forgeries.

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When The Black Cat Was Sexually Harassed At NYCC

At Comic Con today, I went as Black Cat. This is a shitty picture and there will be better ones of my whole costume coming up but I just want to say something.

Warner Bros. Win In Shuster Family Superman Case – UPDATED With Full Ruling

U.S. District Judge Otis Wright has ruled that a 1992 agreement between DC comics and Jean Peavy, sister of Superman co-creator Joe Shuster, has superseded the Shuster heirs' claim to exercise a copyright termination right.

Justice League #13 And Mighty Thor #21 Get Your Squee On

Justice League #13 picks up right where Justice League #12 left off, with a moonlit kiss. Ooh and look how their knees are lifted up. And then a departure.

 

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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