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Dennis O'Neill By Larry O'Neill in Green Arrow 80th Anniversary
Writer/director/producer Lawrence O'Neil, best known for the movies Breast Men and Throwing Down was the son of Dennis O'Neil who died one year ago And in today's Green Lantern 80th Anniversary Edition, with Batman artist Jorge Fornes, creates a truly remarkable tribute to his father, telling his life with hardly a single word, yet using[...]
Dennis O'Neil Tributes In This Week's Marvel and DC Comics
This week, Marvel and DC Comics published tributes to Dennis O'Neil, with a legendary career n comic books for both publishers and more Here is how both publishers remember him as writer and editor, but at Bleeding Cool we will remember him most as an educator. "Demonstrate for me possibilities I've never thought of and present[...]
Comics Folk Talk Dennis ONeil
Last week, we learned of the death of the late, great, Dennis O'Neil So many have had things to say about his impact on their live, their career and the comic book artform Here are just a few from some of the biggest names in comics We begin with Neal Adams, his long-standing collaborator on[...]
Dennis O'Neil, Comic Book Legend, Dies at 81
One of the most well regarded comic book writers and editors of all time, Dennis O'Neil died last night, of natural causes, at the age of 81. Born in 1939 in St Louis, Missouri, he graduated from St Louis University with a degree centred on English literature, creative writing, and philosophy From there he joined the US[...]
Cyborg #1 Recreates *That* Scene From Green Arrow/Green Lantern
By Dennis O'Neil and Neal Adams, from mid-seventies Green Lantern. At its heart, it wondered why superheroes allowed injustices to continue under their noses. Well, today's Cyborg #1 by David Walker and Ivan Reis does something similar The comic stars a man whose life has been saved, twice, by a transforming cyborg infusion which, with this issue, has seen[...]
The Top Five Batman Villains Of All Time?
Bane — Comic writer Dennis O'Neil paved the way for the Bane character with his Venom comic series — a series which sees Batman become addicted to an experimental drug that has been engineered by government officials to turn people into mindless killing machines The drug that Batman becomes addicted to is the very same[...]
How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil – The Late Show
Dennis O'Neil has a long history in the comics industry as both a writer and editor He's best known for writing Green Lantern/Green Arrow and Batman, through the seventies,  Spider-Man in the eighties and for editing  Batman-related titles in the nineties A widely published novelist and screenwriter, he is currently lecturing at the NYU on[...]
How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil #23 – Take Notes
Dennis O'Neil, returns to New York University every Wednesday, for his evening class on writing comic books and graphic novels at the university's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. He's already written a string of columns in line with his teaching on Bleeding Cool And now he's writing some more… Last week, I promised that this week[...]
How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil #22
Dennis O'Neil, returns to New York University every Wednesday, for his evening class on writing comic books and graphic novels at the university's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. He's already written a string of columns in line with his teaching on Bleeding Cool And now he's writing some more… Let us pause in our busy lives[...]
How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil #21
Dennis O'Neil, returns to New York University every Wednesday, for his evening class on writing comic books and graphic novels at the university's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. He's already written a string of columns in line with his teaching on Bleeding Cool And now he's writing some more… I don't assign reading to the comics[...]
How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil #20
Dennis O'Neil, returns to New York University every Wednesday, for his evening class on writing comic books and graphic novels at the university's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. He's already written a string of columns in line with his teaching on Bleeding Cool And now he's going to write some more… Lesson one: I can't teach[...]
Alan Grayson, Green Lantern Of Florida
Alan Grayson was the Congressional candidate who sent out an e-mail espousing the philosophies of Dennis O'Neil and Neal Adams' Green Lantern. Now he's taken to the stage… Alan Grayson was the Congressional candidate who sent out an e-mail espousing the philosophies of Dennis O'Neil and Neal Adams' Green Lantern. Now he's taken to the stage… [...]