When we think about how much adult comics grew in acceptance over the past few decades, one of the IPs we have to thank is Kick-Ass. While there are two films based on the Mark Millar and John Romita Jr comic in 2010 and 2013, there's no reason why it couldn't be explored again on […]
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Matthew Vaughn is listed as producer for this one and while I’m sure I saw Jane Goldman’s name whizz by listed as something like executive producer I couldn't confirm that on IMDB at the time of writing.And they are missed.Kick Ass 2 lacks Vaughn’s flair, and it particularly misses Goldman’s playful, subversive way with dialogue[...]
On the same day that Kick Ass 2 is released in the UK, in a fashion seemingly designed to bury the bad news, especially since it went out shortly after Titan closed for the day.Kick Ass 2 issues ofter debuted in CLiNT before American publication, and it was initially star filled, with strips from Jonathan[...]
Kick Ass, Hit Girl, Kick Ass 2 and Kick Ass 3 That's the entirety of the Kick Ass canon, by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr But there was always a mystery fifth volume...Looks like it's Hit Girl: Origins Oh, you thought you may have seen the origins of Hit Girl in Kick Ass, but[...]
The writer, and possibly director, of the upcoming X-Force movie gives a straight answer then another that sounds a little cagey.
Live from SDCC Hall H via Brendon Connelly, here's the latest on Kick Ass 2: Live from SDCC Hall H via Brendon Connelly, here's the latest on Kick Ass 2: Live from SDCC Hall H via Brendon Connelly, here's the latest on Kick Ass 2: Live from SDCC Hall H via Brendon Connelly, here's the[...]
Elizabeth Herman writes; There's an old joke that every comic book fan knows exactly what Fredric Wertham's Seduction of the Innocent is about, despite not one person ever actually reading it. The 1954 Senate Subcommittee for Childhood Delinquency trials that resulted from the book's publication marked a time that changed the entire nature of the […]
Comments from Jim Carrey and Mark Millar's response. As we draw in on the release date for Kick-Ass 2, the film's distributors, marketing teams and PRs will be starting to make plans for promotions and press junkets. Unfortunately for them, it doesn't look like they'll be able to count on their biggest marquee name to take part. […]
Brontë Tierney, a nineteen year old from Scotland wrote a song about Hit Girl, filmed herself playing it, and uploaded it to YouTube. She sent a link to Mark Millar.
And we may be getting them sooner than we thought as well, according to this ad from today's final issue of Hit Girl, Kick Ass 3 by Millar and Romita Jr lined up for publication a month before the release of the Kick Ass 2 movie.With Jupiter's Legacy scheduled for April, even with no sign[...]
Legal people are being consulted in and around Sacremento, California as well as the FBI. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today: Photos And Video Of Jim Carrey As Colonel Stars With Justice Forever On Kick Ass 2 Set – UPDATED The most anticipated leak from the Kick-Ass 2 set has finally hit the internet. Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: The Power[...]
They've done something to his face.
Patrick Dane and Brendon Connelly collaborate in the sacred name of Bleeding CoolYet another day and yet more and more Kick Ass 2 photos have snuck themselves online.We'll begin with a leathered up Chloe Moretz sitting upon her purple Ducati She has indeed.. matured for this sequel and it should bring out a whole different[...]
Patrick Dane links to the Daily Mail and besmirches his karma for Bleeding Cool.It seems that almost every day we get a couple of photos from the Kick Ass 2 set that are worth sharing Today, Chloe Moretz and our best look at Hit Girl so far Though not necessarily at the same time.We have seen her[...]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Kjx9GzoAAE[/youtube]Grace writes; ParaNorman Interview plus Christopher Mintz-Plasse talks Kick Ass 2! Beyond The Trailer host Grace Randolph is at SDCC 2012 and does an interview with the directors of ParaNorman plus stars Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Kodi Smit-McPhee! Enjoy ParaNorman in 2012, plus rejoice that Kick Ass 2 is in the works![...]
GlitchWatch: Kick Ass 2 hardcover gets a 50% discount from Amazon UK.. a greater discount than many retailers pay...VolunteerWatch: The kind of industry story that will warm your heart. Imagine this: 300 people—some on foot, some in vehicles including cars, trucks, a motorcycle with a sidecar, and a wheelchair—all showing up at Source Comics and Games[...]
Mark pegged the last was as The Authority, but I remember a rather sweet and clever tale for Marvel in 4/11.Mark Millar repeated that Hit Girl series shipping shortly will comprise the first act of the Kick Ass 2 movie, with the Kick Ass 2 comic series inspiring the latter acts of the movie.And it[...]
Last year, Kick Ass 2 #5 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr was accidentally left off the order form It was in Previews, but not on the form that retailers used to order the comic They did their best to raise awareness of this, but in the end reduced orders saw Marvel choose to[...]
Indy books have some great stuff with Stephen King and Joe Hill's Road Rage as well as Mark Millar's final part of Kick Ass 2 and the start of SUPER CROOKS! If you're looking for a new graphic of something truly unique there's LAST OF THE GREATS VOLUME ONE! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzsBMieJJUU[/youtube]Aaron and Tony from A Comic Shop[...]
There are mild spoilers for the new issues of Kick Ass 2 and Supercrooks in this article I have avoided anything I consider major spoilers, instead concentrating on overall themes.Mark Millar likes comic books And he likes films And he especially likes it when one becomes the other Especially if it's one of his.Today we[...]