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The Daily LITG, 10th March 2020, Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG, 10th March 2020, Happy Birthday Brendon

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 10 most-read stories yesterday "The Nevers": Upcoming HBO Series Had Us at "Joss Whedon" [OPINION] "Lost in Space": Netflix's Sci-Fi Adventure Series Ending with Season […]

What Bleeding Cool Told You About Disney's Moana This Time Last Year

Disney have officially announced their new Disney Princess movie, Moana.This is what Brendon Connelly wrote for Bleeding Cool over one year ago. The lead character, Moana Waialiki is the only daughter of a Chief in a long line of navigators She’s really a bit of nerd, but a nerd about sea voyaging, and when her family[...]

Brendon Connelly Departs Bleeding Cool – A Look Back At His Best Moments

Brendon Connelly, for four years our muppet-loving Head Film Writer at Bleeding Cool, will be moving on from our ranks to pursue other opportunities, and we wish him all the best after his long service and thank him for his wit and insights along the way. [Brendan McCarthy and Brendon Connelly] Head Comics Writer and co-founder of[...]

BCM Now Offering Half-Page Ad Space – Updated

Just inches away from the latest news from Rich Johnston and Brendon Connelly And now you can do it at an even lower price.Getting the word out about your project, whether it be a new comic, an upcoming film or even a convention, is key Being able to focus that marketing on your specific audience[...]

Bleeding Cool Magazine #12 Solicitation

Plus check out that awesome Hellraiser cover.BLEEDING COOL MAGAZINE #12 Retail Price: $4.99 US Full Color, 104 pagesPRODUCT DESCRIPTION:  RICH JOHNSTON gets readers ready for Halloween horrors with real life ghost stories from the comic creating community!  If you want to know what scares your favorite writers and artists, the newest issue of Bleeding Cool Magazine is[...]

What Does Having An Editor-in-Chief At Bleeding Cool Mean?

So, rather than leave people wondering too much, I can give you a few ideas of what I'll be doing, and what we’ll be doing as a team here at Bleeding Cool.Why does Bleeding Cool need an Editor-in-Chief? Because for the better part of five years, Rich Johnston and Brendon Connelly have been providing the[...]

Avatar Press Announces Bleeding Cool's First Editor-in-Chief, Hannah Means-Shannon

Shortly thereafter Brendon Connelly, formerly of Filmick and /Film, joined the ranks to establish the film component to the site Together Johnston and Connelly have worked in tandem as head writers building up the wide readership the site currently enjoys More recently, staff writers have also been added, and the site has many long-running columnists[...]

It's Adventure Time With Bleeding Cool Magazine!

Start the new year off right with Bleeding Cool Magazine #9! This month the focus is on all-ages comics including Adventure Time from Boom! Studios, the upcoming events of 2014 that will change the comic world, a Watchman retrospective and all the latest happenings from Hollywood. Order the 100-pages of exclusive, not-available-on-the web content now! […]


Leaving On A Jet Plane. Won't Be Back Till Sometime Next Week.

There we are. Brendon and me, on the British Airways flight to Los Angeles. Don't I look patriotic? Doesn't Brendon look like a Tim Burton character? We'll be whizzing from there to San Diego for the show, and then back to LA for a couple of days if any West Coasters fancy meeting up after […]

The Women And Men Of Bleeding Cool At San Diego Comic Con

Why not bring him a Butterfinger? He'll be staying at the Marriott Marquis if you want to send him review copies of comics, DVDs or faeces...Follow him on @richjohnstonBrendon Connelly Film editor of Bleeding Cool No one agrees with any film he likes or dislikes, which he holds as a badge of pride[...]

Bleeding Cool's Brendon Connelly Wins A Sony Radio Award

So, there's a title up there in the third person. That's awkward enough, and now I'm about to start tooting my own horn so things good get pretty queasy. But this is probably the kind of thing I should tell you. Everybody says so. I won a Sony Radio Award this week. The big industry […]

Get Ready for… Bleeding Cool Magazine!

I'll certainly relish the extra space for mental legroom,” says Brendon Connelly, Bleeding Cool's film writer Regarding the intended audience, he adds, “There's a lot of different people in and out of comic shops, and there's a lot of different things for those people in our magazine But Bleeding Cool Magazine won't be just for[...]

Monday DVD And Blu-Ray Review – Jane Eyre And From Prada To Nada

After Sophie had a week off for "baby stuff", the Monday DVD and Blu-ray review returned to Glide FM in its normal form this morning. Which essentially meant me leaving out key bits of information but leaving in too many daft jokes. I also appear to suggest that the inclusion of Michael Fassbender instantly gives […]


A Bleeding Cool Video Christmas

Here are some videos of Christmas Past, featuring contributions of some sort by Richard or myself. I'm not sure what the Christmas number one is this year, but I know what it isn't. The Twelve Days of Christmas kick off… today? Or was it yesterday? Either way, you might be advised to not celebrate them […]



Inception In Sixty Seconds And In Victorian Paper Cut Outs

Here is a version of Inception that even our resident film writer Brendon Connelly might appreciate, in that it's over in a lot less time And has animation reminicent of his god Terry Gilliam I'm sure he'll be along soon to confirm but for now, here is Wolfgang Matzl's entry to the Done In 60[...]

Bleeding Ears: The Bleeding Cool Podcast

At a Ben And Jerry's concession stand, in the corner of London's Leicester Square sat Rich Johnston and SlashFilm's Brendon Connelly With a laptop And an unreliable microphone What would happen next?Could this be the first in a series of Bleeding Cool podcast things? Yes, yes it could Talking about embargos, of all things[...]