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Soho on Englands Independence Day 4th July

Soho on England's Independence Day, 4th July

NOTCOMICS: Today, July the 4th, is England's Independence Day The day in which the government in its infinite wisdom has stated that pubs can open again Bars, restaurants, the lot Some have, some haven't So I took a walk-with-cycle down Soho's Old Compton Street and a few surrounding offshoots - a Dean Street here, a[...]

Flashback Movies: Looking Back at Independence Day (1996)

Flashback Movies: Looking Back at Independence Day (1996)

This week, in honor of the 4th of July, let's take a look at a movie I thoroughly enjoyed back in the day, Independence Day.Back in the article for The Patriot, I said that Independence Day held up, but I had to admit it had been quite some time since I had watched the movie proper[...]

Cast Members Jump Aboard Roland Emmerichs Sci-Fi Film Moonfall

Cast Members Jump Aboard Roland Emmerich's Sci-Fi Film Moonfall

This will be the fifth time Emmrich has attempted to end the world, following two Independence Day films, 2012, and The Day After Tomorrow Lionsgate will distribute the film, after working with the filmmaker on his World War 2 film Midway Lionsgate is looking at releasing Moonfall in 2021, even though the dance card is[...]

Independence Day: Bill Pullmans Speech Sold Film Title to Fox

Independence Day: Bill Pullman's Speech Sold Film Title to Fox

Independence Day was one of the most memorable films of 1996 It was featuring an all-star cast, one of the significant reasons why was the inspirational speech delivered by President Thomas J Whitmore, played by Bill Pullman, before the climactic final battle with the extraterrestrial threat While promoting his latest film, The High Note from[...]

Bill Pullman Denounces Trumps Tweet of Fake Independence Day Clip

Bill Pullman Denounces Trump's Tweet of Fake Independence Day Clip

After Trump tweeted a doctored video that superimposed his head on to Pullman's body to deliver the speech from Independence Day, the actor pushed back on the blatant appropriation of his work.[caption id="attachment_1208067" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Fake President Whitmore Donald Trump (L) and Real President Whitmore Bill Pullman (R) in Independence Day.[/caption]Pullman (nee Bill Paxton, RIP/Game[...]


Not Spider-Man: Someone Climbed Up the Statue of Liberty Today

Not Spider-Man: Someone Climbed Up the Statue of Liberty Today

In the USA today it's the 4th of July, Independence Day This means the usual run of fireworks both sane and incredibly illegal, as well as various displays of patriotism both true and bold.For protest group Rise and Resist, it was the perfect Wednesday federal holiday to unfurl an "ABOLISH ICE" banner on the pedestal base[...]

Love And War In Comics: Looking Back At Superman #28 And Batman #28

Love And War In Comics: Looking Back At Superman #28 And Batman #28

With some encouragement from Rich Johnston and Mark Seifert, I've decided to take a look back at comics I've reviewed from time to time to analyze some interesting themes that they may share or conflict upon. This past week's Superman #28 and Batman #28 both look at war in a way. They approach it in similar […]

Superman #28 Review: A Heartfelt Payment Of Respects

Superman #28 Review: A Heartfelt Payment Of Respects

Clark Kent, Jon Kent, and Lois Lane are taking a family vacation to Washington for Independence Day (which is, coincidentally, the name of the story) They visit some monuments and significant sites, they witness some protests, and then they go down to Gettysburg There, they meet a family who is celebrating the birthday of a[...]


Secret Empire To Secret Empire: Interview With A 40-Year Captain America Fan

Secret Empire To Secret Empire: Interview With A 40-Year Captain America Fan

Even when the comics haven’t delivered what he wanted to see from the Sentinel of Liberty, his love of the character has never wavered.Happy American Independence Day!I was first introduced to comics by my dad It started with a Spider-Man obsession, like with many younger kids Over time, it developed, and I got more[...]


Lying In The Gutters &#8211 4th July 2016 &#8211 Independence From Hydra Day

Lying In The Gutters – 4th July 2016 – Independence From Hydra Day?

Marvel joined in the spoiler game this week. And the internet burned. So what were you reading? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week 1. Hail Hydra! Marvel's Axel Alonso Spoils Captain America: Steve Rogers #2 – Can We Join In? 2. Marvel Comics Announces 'Divided We Stand' Relaunch For Fall 2016 3. The Daughter Of […]

Brexit: Independence Day: The Movie: Recut

Brexit: Independence Day: The Movie: Recut

Because no trailer can have too many colons… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1t5Y-Yk53wVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Brexit: Independence Day: The Movie: Recut (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1t5Y-Yk53w) Final image courtesy of Jeremiah Tolbert.

Independence Day: Resurgence Review &#8211 Death By Boredom

Independence Day: Resurgence Review – Death By Boredom

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Twenty years ago writer Dean Devlin and director Rolan Emmerich ushered in the modern era disaster blockbuster with a film that's never been called by its given name - it's always been ID4 rather than Independence Day It set the set the bar for everything from the Transformers franchise to the modern summer comic[...]


Titan Releases Covers For First Two Independence Day Comics

Titan Releases Covers For First Two Independence Day Comics

Titan Comics has released the covers for the upcoming Independence Day comic, written by Victor Gischler (Deadpool) with art by Steve Scott (X-Men Forever) Both the first and second issues are due out in March.INDEPENDENCE DAY #1 Writer: Victor Gischler Artist: Steve Scott Cover A - Movie Cover Cover B – Dio NevesAs our world unites against invaders from beyond[...]

See Your Comic Book Store Destroyed For Independence Day 2016

See Your Comic Book Store Destroyed For Independence Day 2016

In March, Titan Comics will be publishing a new Independence Day comic book by Victor Gischler and Steve Scott to accompany the new movie out in June,And retailers will be able to commission special versions of the cover which will see their stores blown to smithereens.Of course this takes some time to arrange, so they are asking[...]

Adding A Little Darkness To An Independence Day Comic From Titan

'Adding A Little Darkness' To An Independence Day Comic From Titan

Remember that great 90s movie Independence Day, where Will Smith beats up a bunch of aliens? Okay, maybe the script was a little more sophisticated than that None the less, they are making a sequel, and even better, Titan Comics is thrilled to announce an all-new series of Independence Day comics from Twentieth Century Fox[...]

Favorite Moments From Fourth Of July Movie Independence Day

Favorite Moments From Fourth Of July Movie Independence Day

I don't know about you, but whenever July 4th rolls around I feel the urge to watch the 1996 film Independence Day Just in case you've never seen it, the movie is about an alien invasion that takes place over July 4th weekend What makes the film super amusing is the crazy mix of cast[...]