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Buck Rogers Estate Slaps Legendary George Clooney TV Reboot with C&#038D

Buck Rogers Estate Slaps Legendary, George Clooney TV Reboot with C&D

Looks like Buck Rogers' trip to the 25th Century is going to be making a pit stop in court. Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that the Buck Rogers estate, overseen by the Nowlan Family Trust, is looking to put an end to Smokehouse's George Clooney and Grant Heslov efforts at their own take on the […]

Hägar the Horrible: Jim Henson Co King Features Team on Animated Take

Hägar the Horrible: Jim Henson Co, King Features Team on Animated Take

Hägar the Horrible, who's been plundering comics since 1973, will be making his way to television as an animated series thanks to King Features and The Jim Henson Company, according to Deadline. Based on the Dik Browne strip, the family sitcom comes courtesy of producer and writer Eric Ziobrowski (Fresh Off the Boat). The series […]


From Strip To Script &#8211 Calvin And Hobbes

From Strip To Script – Calvin And Hobbes

By Josh Hechinger Welcome once more to From Strip to Script, where I take a shot at reverse-engineering a script from a finished page of someone else's comic. Did y'all catch that #fourcomics wave on Twitter? Jim Zub asked the Internet to name four comics that influenced them growing up, and the whole thing kinda […]

Havent Read Moomin Yet Theres No Longer Any Excuse

Haven't Read Moomin Yet? There's No Longer Any Excuse

I have never read Moomin even though it has been recommended to me at least 50 times, and that's a conservative guestimate. I have seen Moomin in shops in several countries over a period of years. I have even seen fluffy toys of Moomin for sale. Come to think of it, I have seen a […]



If You Can Read A Comic You Can Write A Song. If You Can Speak Italian.

If You Can Read A Comic, You Can Write A Song. If You Can Speak Italian.

P. Alessandro Polito writes: I'm a musician. I taught composition at the Conservatory – in Italy, is the highest school grade for musical studies – for several years. Often, some books that try to teach you how compose music are boring. Others are very boring. I felt my students were in need of something special. […]