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Action Comcs Special #1 cover by Will Conrad and Ivan Nunes
This one comes courtesy of Max Landis and Francis Manapul. The Action Comics Special #1 is a wonderful read crafted by talented creators, and it's definitely helping me get into Superman more than I already was With great art and solid storytelling, this one easily earns a recommendation Give it a read. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [...]
Avengers #1 cover by Ed McGuinness
Though the comic is not really my speed, I can't deny how charming and lovable the leads are and how endlessly entertaining their dialogue is. Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows #3 cover by Max Fiumara Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows #3 In this spectacular continuation to the Black Hammer universe under Jeff Lemire and Max Fiumara, Doctor Star[...]
Bright
It was written by Max Landis, also know for the recent Victor Frankenstein film and the BBC's Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency series. The film got critically panned when it came out and Cinema Sins wasn't the only one pointing out the flaws with it Plus, there was charges of sexual harassment that came out against writer Landis, putting the film[...]
Whoops, Man Mansplains Indiana Jones Costumes To The Designer
She is also a two term past president of The Costume Designer's Guild, Local 892, the union representing working Hollywood costume designers. *sarcasm* But really, what does she know about this subject? Thanks to Max Landis for tweeting this out. Social media has been amazing for the level of connection audiences can have with creators.  But also[...]
nycc
I was able to have a peek into the minds of so many incredible creators: Max Landis (Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency), Kevin Smith (Clerks), and Charlie Brooker (Black Mirror) Each one of them unique in their processes, but similar in their passion for making new content Most of all, I realized how much they[...]
Dirk Gently
The event began with Max Landis (creator and writer) walking on stage, and leading the audience in singing I Want it that Way by the Backstreet Boys In typical Dirk fashion, it was weird and didn't make sense, but it was hilarious It was an excellent way to break the ice, and to segue into[...]
Max Landis
Max Landis is a screenwriter, producer and comic book writer, who is behind Chronicle, American Ultra and Victor Frankenstein He's the writer of DC mini-series, Superman: American Alien and is also the creator and showrunner on BBC America/Netflix's Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, based on the Douglas Adams books. He's also someone some folks may recall[...]
dirk gently
After a few misfires, Dirk Gently steadily finds his footing on the new case to "find The Boy", and with the help of his friends, makes the necessary connections to solve the mystery before it's too late." Max Landis and showrunner Robert Cooper were initially responsible for bringing Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency to series[...]
confederate
As today's white supremacist protests in Virginia hold the world's attention, filmmaker and comic book writer Max Landis has been following along and making introspective comments like this one: https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/896430041906552833 And this: https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/896430952502579200 And this line of thought, along with the violence at the protests… https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/896430616744411136 …has led Landis to another observation: https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/896435905434599424 HBO recently announced the alt-history drama Confederate, which is set in[...]
Max Landis Has Started A Petition To Make WWE Bring Back Talking Smack
In the case of the recently cancelled WWE Smackdown Live after-show, Talking Smack, however, the fan doing the campaigning has a little bit more star power than usual. Max Landis, writer of the comic book Superman: American Alien and its upcoming follow-up, Superman: Agent of Batman, amongst other things, has started a petition on Change.org to[...]
Max Landis Teases American Alien Followup, Superman: Agent Of Batman
It looks like Max Landis is working on a new project for DC Comics, set in the same universe as 2016's American Alien. Landis teased a script featuring Dick Grayson talking with Clark Kent about Batman on Twitter this morning, writing, "It's time." https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/884628678759469056 And adding: https://twitter.com/Uptomyknees/status/884637025055391745 When asked if the story will be set in the same universe as[...]
SDCC 2017: Capaldi's Final Bow For 'Doctor Who'; 'Dirk Gently' Debuts
Moffat will also be leaving the series after the Christmas Special, handing-off the position to Chris Chibnall (Broadchurch, Torchwood) for Who's eleventh season. Renewed for a second 10-episode season last November after an acclaimed first season start, Dirk Gently is expected to have (though still being finalized) executive producer/writer Max Landis; fellow executive producer and showrunner Robert[...]
BBC America Renews Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency For Season 2
It's based on a series of novel's by the late Douglas Adams and adapted for television by Max Landis The series has a Doctor Who vibe going for it, which makes perfect sense since Adams, who may be best known for his The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy novels wrote three episode of Doctor Who[...]
Max Landis Is Set To Write And Direct An American Werewolf In London Remake
The Walking Dead's David Alpert and Robert Kirkman are set to produce and Max Landis is set to write and direct it This is interesting obviously because the original was directed by John Landis, Max's father So, I guess we will have a another Landis led version of this film out there when this releases[...]