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Comic Book Men

AMC Cancels Comic Book Men After 7 Seasons

Last night across his social media accounts, Kevin Smith revealed that AMC had opted to cancel his series Comic Book Men after seven seasons and 96 episodes. His post was short, not naming specific reasons but urging fans to listen to the You Tell Em Steve Dave podcast for a "Viking funeral" for the show: After 96 […]

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Luke Cage Season 2 Will Be Darker, Mike Colter Tells the Comic Book Men

On the most recent episode of AMC's Comic Book Men, actor Mike Colter swings by the Secret Stash in Red Banks, New Jersey to do some shopping and talk with the guys in the shop. Colter says that he had talked to Kevin Smith at San Diego Comic-Con, and since he was in town filming […]

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Comic Book Men Season 7 Bursts Onto AMC This Sunday

AMC's popular reality show Comic Book Men returns on Sunday, set in Kevin Smith's New Jersey comic shop, Jay and Silent Bob's Secret Stash. Leading the team behind the shop's counter are Walter Flanagan, Ming Chen, Bryan Johnson, and Mike Zapcic, who geek out over mind-blowing pop culture artefacts and the legends behind them. Whether it's […]

When Tom Cavanagh Went To Red Bank, New Jersey

Tom Cavanagh has been the backbone of the Flash since the series began. He's now played so many different versions of Harrison Wells that it's almost hard to remember back to the first version that was actually Eobard Thawne. The actor has also moved into the director's chair, helming the last two episodes. Recently, following […]

The Days Before CGI – Catching A Fly With Chop Sticks

If you don't watch Comic Book Men, then you missed this behind-the-scenes reveal from the cult classic The Karate Kid. Actor Ralph Macchio was a guest on the episode and was asked how they filmed the scene of catching a fly with chop sticks. Macchio explains how it was done practically since this was from […]

AMC Announces Comic-Con Plans For Walking Dead, Preacher

The television side of Comic-Con International: San Diego's schedule is quickly filling up. AMC announced today that they will be bringing their pair of Walking Dead series and their new hit Preacher to the fan shindig next month with as many cast and crew as they can squeeze onto the stage. The Walking Dead and […]

Man Uses Spider-Man Wedding Comic As A Proposal

In an interesting scene from the recent Comic Book Men, a man brings his girlfriend into the Secret Stash looking for the wedding issue of the Amazing Spider-Man. After talking about the issue with the staff, the man uses the issue and the moment on camera to propose to his girlfriend. I don't know many […]

John Romita Jr. Draws Daredevil, Spider-Man And Superman For The Secret Stash

On the latest episode of AMC's series Comic Book Men, fan-favorite artist John Romita Jr. went into the shop and drew an original piece featuring the characters he is best known for… Spider-Man, Daredevil and Superman. In the piece, Spider-Man is wearing the logo of the comic shop which features the images of Jay (Jason […]

We Be Geeks Episode 111: Our View Is Askew With Ming Chen!

Bleeding Cool welcomes back We Be Geeks, hosting a variety of guests and covering a wide range of geek topics. [audio:] Download They say: This week the We Be Geeks gang talks to comic book seller/podcaster/TV star Ming Chen. We chat about how he first got connected to Kevin Smith, our favorite moments from his […]

Speculator Corner: Steve Gerber's Foolkiller

Sometimes it's wise to watch the not-so-invisible hand of the market. Before certain announcements, some folk decide to corner the market in back issues of a particular product. I noted that the day before Marvel announced the return of Angela that there was a run on copies of Spawn #9, for example. Well, right now, […]

Wizard World Philly: Marv Wolfman, Sam Ellis, Cosplay And Howard The Duck

By Jared Cornelius It's a beautiful Friday afternoon and my fiancé and I have made the hour trek to enjoy the spectacle of Wizard World Philly.  As we arrive at the convention center it's clear to me the annual event has been going strong as costumed fans stroll down 12th Street.  A fan cosplaying as […]

Fanboy Rampage: The Beat Vs Comic Book Men

The Beat ran an article about sexism in comic stores entitled, "Breaking: A comic shop in this day and age is staffed by customer-repelling losers" that included the following excerpted review of Jay And Bob's Silent Stash as seen in AMC's Comic Book Men, ironically from Hater Free Wednesdays. NOT friendly to women. The guys […]

Special Edition Signed Copies of Cryptozoic Man Are On Offer – Until They Sell Out

Remember when the sales of Cryptozoic Man #1 from Dynamite went through the roof on eBay following a feature on Comic Book Men? Well, there's another opportunity, though it's not likely to last very long at all. AMC's Comic Book Men Walt Flanagan, Bryan Johnson, Mike Zapcic, and Ming Chen have signed this "Jetpack Exclusive" issue […]