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First Look at Alejandro Jodorowsky and José Ladrönn's Sons of El Topo OGN

BOOM! Studios has unveiled a first look preview at The Sons of El Topo Volume One: Cain, the sequel to the cult classic movie El Topo and written by Alejandro Jodorowsky, who wrote, scored, directed, and starred in the 1970 film, with art by José Ladrönn. A press release provides the finer details: This sequel, arriving in […]

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New Titan Comic, Factory, Depicts a Strangely Familiar Dystopian Wasteland

In addition to a brand-new Fighting American mini-series coming out this March, Titan Comics is launching another book, Factory, by Yacine "Elgo" Elghorri — and this one could have even more relevance in modern times. Described as Mad Max meets Fallout, the solicit reveals that Factory is set in a harsh dystopian wasteland where mutants "slog through the […]

Valentin Sécher To Draw Live And Answer Questions About The Metabaron Book 3

Fans of the Humanoids series The Metabaron… or fans of watching talented artists work… should tune into Facebook tomorrow as Valentin Sécher will be working on Book 3 of the Metabaron live on the Humanoids Facebook page. The Metabaron is a spin-off of the Incal series created by Alejandro Jodorowsky and Juan Gimenez. Sécher, age 29, is […]

Alejandro Jodorowsky Continues His Autobiography In A New Trailer For Endless Poetry

In Endless Poetry, Alejandro Jodorowsky continues his autobiographical tale beginning in The Dance of Reality. This time, he focuses on the years during which he was introduced into the foremost bohemian artistic circle of 1940s Chile. And as seen in the trailer he recently posted to his Facebook page, the path of becoming an artist […]

Kyle MacLachlan Explains Dune In 140 Characters

Twin Peaks star Kyle MacLachlan took on an interesting challenge last night. He explained Dune in a single Twitter post: ????????✋????????????????☀️????????????????⏳????????????????????????????????????????????????????????〰????️⌛️????????????????????????????????????????⚔???? #dune — Kyle MacLachlan (@Kyle_MacLachlan) August 16, 2016 The film version of Dune, directed by David Lynch, was derided at the time of its 1984 release for being obtuse. Some believed the film […]

Go Deeper Into The Madness With Showman Killer: The Golden Child

Titan Comics will be publishing a continuation of the hit science fiction saga Showman Killer: The Golden Child. The story will be written by visionary writer and director Alejandro Jodorowsky with art from Nicolas Fructus, and will feature the trademark esoteric flair and uncompromising vision that made the first in the series such a hit. […]

Alejandro Jodorowsky's Latest Sci-Fi Tale Of Destruction

Titan Comics will be releasing Showman Killer: Heartless Hero from the legendary Alejandro Jodorowsky (The Incal). It's an epix science fiction tale of destruction, money and power portrayed in an uncompromising vision of terrible beauty… that's what the trailer below says. The art is by Nicolas Fructus and it will ship in November.   [youtube][/youtube]

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Stan Lee Nominated For 2016 Angoulême Festival President

The list for the Angoulême Grand Prix has been published. Voted on by the Academy, the winner of the most prestigious ward in comic books is names the President of the next festival. This year it was won by Bill Watterson, after Alan Moore declined the honour. Nevertheless, he is nominated again, as well as for the first […]

The Metabaron To Return In 2016

Humanoids Publishing has announced that The Metabaron will return in 2016 in a four book series, based on a story by series co-creator Alejandro Jodorowsky, written by Jerry Frissen and drawn by four different artist. Each book will be 108 pages long and published every eight months. The Metabaron was introduced as part of The Incal, first […]

First 2 Seasons Of Metal Hurlant Picked Up To Air On SyFy

This is news that is very exciting to me. Variety is reporting that the TV Series based on the long running French comic anthology Metal Hurlant has been picked up by the SyFy channel to start airing episodes in April. The second season of the series is wrapping up filming now but the deal has both […]

First Trailer For Documentary Jodorowsky's Dune

I confess I don’t know too much about the apparently very colorful and fascinating history of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s ultimately unsuccessful quest to make what sounds like the best version of sci-fi novel Dune ever.

Boycott Threatens To Disrupt Angoulême Grand Prix

The Grand Prix at Angoulême is the highest acclaim any comic book creator can receive in comics. Voted on by the Grand Prix Academy made up of acclaimed French comic book creators, the winner will become a member of the Academy and the president of next year's Angoulême festival. Presented to authors whose work is […]

Alejandro Jodorowsky – The Naked Filmmaker Revealed

Comic book creator and film director Alejandro Jodorowsky has a new film out, Danza realitad. Here's the trailer. [youtube][/youtube] But it's not the only video he released to promote the film, there was another address to camera which wad instantly removed by YouTube. Vimeo was, thankfully, not as bashful. Welcome folks to a very naked […]

A Comic Told In Mime – Pietrolino

Cameron Hatheway writes; To quote Prince John in Robin Hood: Men in Tights, "A mime is a terrible thing to waste." That's why I store mine in the freezer, and take it out when I'm tired of the same old meals. Does it taste kind of funny? Of course, but it beats Top Ramen. The […]