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Dave McKean Working On Reworks, Remade Movie, Caligula
Coming out of Lake Como Comic Art Festival is the news that Dave McKean, of Sandman, Mirrormask, Cages, and Neverwhere fame, is working on the new revived, remake Caligula movie. Caligula was a 1979 movie starring Malcolm McDowell, Teresa Ann Savoy, Helen Mirren, Peter O'Toole, John Steiner, and John Gielgud An attempt by Bob Guccione, founder[...]
Versatile Horror Master David Lapham's Latest Collection
Since 2011 he has written for Avatar (Crossed, Psychopath, Caligula, Ferals, Dan The Unharmable), Radical (Damaged), Dark Horse (Kull, Creepy, Robert E Howard's Savage Sword, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan's The Strain), Vertigo (The Unexpected, House of Mystery) and Marvel (Age of Apocalypse, Deadpool MAX). Outside of comic books, writers tend to stay in their[...]
Avatar Press Solicitation – Caligula: Heart Of Rome TPB
The second volume in David Lapham's Caligula series is available to order from the new Previews Catalogue. In describing the series back in December, Lapham said: "We find out that there's some pretty sick things going on through the underbelly of Rome.  Caligula was destroyed but the demon within' him lives on and has found a new host[...]
Avatar Plug of the Week: A Dan Fine Day
For fans of David Lapham's Dan the Unharmable, issue #9 arrives in stores today. If you don't know Dan, you're in luck... as the Dan the Unharmable Vol. 1
Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #2
Today, David (Stray Bullets, Ferals, Crossed) Lapham and painter German Noble bring you Caligula: Heart of Rome #2! The demon Caligula lives, but there are new rivals to him that hunt the fertile grounds of Rome.  Within the would-be boy-emperor, Nero, another voice speaks and guides him to unthinkable acts.  And as Laurentius searches for the monster that[...]
Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #2 Sneak Preview
  David Lapham's tale of ancient debauchery and villainy reaches new depths with this week's Caligula: Heart of Rome #2. Here is a sneak preview…   David Lapham's tale of ancient debauchery and villainy reaches new depths with this week's Caligula: Heart of Rome #2. Here is a sneak preview…   David Lapham's tale of ancient debauchery and villainy reaches new depths with[...]
Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #1 Sneak Preview
Caligula returns for an all-new series by the original creative team!  David (Stray Bullets) Lapham and painter German Noble return to the time of hedonism and supernatural evil with Caligula: Heart of Rome #1! They thought the mad emperor destroyed, his mysterious soul box gone, and his body run through with a thousand blades.  But the[...]
Ten Thoughts About Ten Comics – Batman And Robin, Sherlock Holmes, Crossed, Before Watchmen, Caligula, Change, Dan The Unharmable, Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four And Avengers Arena
Destiny vs Free Will all over again. The new Caligula series continues to give us the cop-in-Rome-well-out-of-his-league but this time takes him off the force to go private for a certain client Rome Noir And we get to have some fun with the kids… Change #1 fives us one character dealing with an unpleasant image… by given[...]
12/12/12 Is the End of the World As We Know It, And David Lapham Feels Fine
In addition to the debut of Caligula: Heart of Rome – the sequel to his supernatural horror tale set in ancient Rome – Wednesday will also premiere the collection of his original Ferals werewolf crime/horror comic series, and the most recent issue of his detective series, Dan The Unharmable #8. We spoke with Lapham on these personal labors of love and[...]
Advance Look: Covers December 2012
In this post of Advance Look, we take a sneak peek at Avatar Press covers for December 2012 – shown here before anywhere else! Covered here: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #1 (Regular, Wrap and Gore covers) – The sequel to David Lapham's smash reimagining of the classic story of lust and power starts here FERALS VOLUME 1 (Tarde[...]
Night Of The Living Dead Aftermath To Be Avatar's Big Hallowe'en Event
All this was news to me, straiught from the Avatar panel at San Diego Comic Con David Hine is to write Night Of The Living Dead: Aftermath, a major new series launching in October from Avatar Press set in the George Romero zombieverse, set in the life of one woman living in in Los Angeles in[...]