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Cineworld CEO Blames NY Gov Andrew Cuomo on Regal Cinemas Shut Down

Cineworld CEO Blames NY Gov Andrew Cuomo on Regal Cinemas Shut Down

In the latest setback on the film industry’s recovery during the pandemic in the US and UK, Cineworld Group’s CEO Mooky Greidinger puts the blame on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on his inflexibility The decision to temporarily shutter its cinemas again comes on the heels of MGM and Eon’s to delay the 25th Bond[...]

How Was Batman Saved From Cancellation Arlen Schumer Tells All

How Was Batman Saved From Cancellation? Arlen Schumer Tells All

Arlen Schumer, author of the Silver Age of Comic Book Art, is giving two more of his live ‘visualecture’ webinars next week for the New York Adventure Club, on the life and works of Carmine Infantino and Joe Kubert Priced at $10, he’s running them during the early afternoon on the East Coast, rather than[...]

Valiant Entertainment Manhattan Offices Closed Permanently (UPDATE)

Valiant Entertainment Manhattan Offices Closed Permanently (UPDATE)

They have also been slower than most to emerge from lockdown as well, with no new comic books solicited in October, only collections and a couple of rescheduled titles.It has now emerged that they have chosen to permanently close and vacate their New York offices Their lease was surrendered on June 25th While a number[...]

What We Do in the Shadows: Guest Stars Wed Like to See for Season 3

What We Do in the Shadows: Guest Stars We'd Like to See for Season 3

FX's What We Do in the Shadows has turned out to be one of those amazing shows you come across at the perfect time. In the midst of all the world is throwing at us currently, it has provided me with one of the best escapes I could have asked for. Move over Lestat: time […]

The Sopranos Creator David Chase Confirms Tonys Fate Then Doesnt

The Sopranos Creator David Chase Confirms Tony's Fate, Then Doesn't?

Chase follows that exchange by explaining that he chose to not go in that direction, and instead referred to Tony's "death scene" as one where he was driving across the bridge to make nice with the New York bosses Chase felt that having the screen go blank while Tony's driving made it look too much[...]

TV Film Task Force Submits COVID-19 Guidelines to Resume NY CA Prods

TV, Film Task Force Submits COVID-19 Guidelines to Resume NY, CA Prods

Less than a day after word broke that film and television productions were given the green light to resume productions after the UK government and health agencies gave the approval to new coronavirus safety rules and guidelines, New York Gov Andrew Cuomo and California Gov Gavin Newsom are hearing from Hollywood The Industry-Wide Labor-Management Safety[...]

Marvel Comics Christian Cooper In Central Park Racial Confrontation

Marvel Comics' Christian Cooper In Central Park Racial Confrontation

Christian Cooper is a writer, and editor based in New York City He has worked for Marvel Comics as a writer and an editor, writing Marvel comics Presents Stories, the Darkhold series for over a year, a run on Excalibur and edited a number of X-Men collections In Star Trek fandom he is also notable[...]

The Art Students League Seeks Submissions for This Quarantine Life

The Art Students League Seeks Submissions for This Quarantine Life

The anthology is presented by The Art Students League of New York, the oldest not-for-profit art school in Manhattan, New York The League includes in their alumni, including Will Eisner, Gene Colan, Ramona Fradon, Dan DeCarlo and Walt Kelly This anthology is a platform for artists to share their experiences during this unprecedented time through[...]

Forbidden Planet of New York Launches GoFundMe To Survive

Forbidden Planet of New York Launches GoFundMe To Survive

Jeff Ayers of the Forbidden Planet store in Manhattan, New York, is running a fundraiser on GoFundMe in order to stop from going under A longstanding spinoff of the UK comic book chain, Forbidden Planet NYC is one of the oldest and biggest comic book stores in New York City The store has currently raised[...]

Wonder Woman: Ann Bembis Artwork Featured in Gallery

"Wonder Woman": Ann Bembi's Artwork Featured in Gallery

The New York-based Bottleneck Gallery plans to release two Wonder Woman prints The first captures Gadot in her classic red, white and blue costume from the 2017 film The second Diana of Themyscira in her shimmering Golden Eagle armor she dons in the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984.[caption id="attachment_1130893" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros[/caption]Bembi has two versions[...]

Comic Con Spaces Being Repurposed Over Coronavirus Pandemic

Comic Con Spaces Being Repurposed Over Coronavirus Pandemic

In New York, the Javits Convention Center, home to Reed POP's New York Comic Con, is now being converted to a 2,000-bed hospital complex to treat coronavirus patients Governor Cuomo toured the 1.8 million square foot Manhattan complex yesterday as the Federal Emergency Management Agency was at work to turn it into four, 250-bed temporary[...]

Always Sunny Star Danny DeVito Wants Your Butt to Stay Home [VIDEO]

"Always Sunny" Star Danny DeVito Wants Your Butt to Stay Home [VIDEO]

Except not everyone's listening.So New York State Governer Andrew Cuomo asked DeVito to take a break from Philly to do a little good for NYS - and for anyone, anywhere who needs a reminder of what they should be doing - in the most beautifully blunt, Frank-like way possible.[caption id="attachment_1174664" align="alignnone" width="1600"] FX Networks[/caption]Check out[...]

Forbidden Planet NYC Closes For a Week &#8211 But JHU and Midtown Comics Stay Open

Forbidden Planet NYC Closes For a Week – But JHU and Midtown Comics Stay Open

As Manhattan reaches levels of post-apocalyptic zombie movies, Forbidden Planet NYC issued the following statement to their customers. Dear Friends of Forbidden Planet NYC, In the best interests of our staff and customers we will be closed for at least a period of one week. It is our hope that we will re-open on Monday, […]

New Yorks MoCCA Cancelled/Postponed Over Coronavirus Pandemic Fears

New York's MoCCA Cancelled/Postponed, Over Coronavirus Pandemic Fears

New York is now in a state of emergency and the number of cases continues to climb.It is with the safety and well-being of our community that we have made the difficult decision to reschedule the MoCCA Arts Festival We are currently working with Metropolitan West to find a suitable replacement date.There are financial ramifications[...]

New Yorks Ithacon Cancelled Over Coronavirus Fears

New York's Ithacon Cancelled Over Coronavirus Fears

The Comic Book Club of Ithaca, the longest-running comic book club in the country, grew out of a middle-school comic book club, and was formally established as a community organization in 1975. The first Ithacon took place in 1976, and featured two guests. The show has grown considerably since then, and the partnership with Ithaca […]

Midtown Comics Grand Opening in Astoria Queens This Weekend

Midtown Comics Grand Opening in Astoria, Queens, This Weekend

Midtown Comics’ New York's most prominent comic book store, is opening a new one this weekend, which they are dubbing 'Perhaps the first-ever comic book outlet store' What does that mean?The Midtown Comics’ Astoria Outlet Store grand opening at 32-11 41st Street, Astoria, Queens, New York is intended to be reminiscent of the popular weekend[...]


The Comic Shop of Oswego New York to Close

The Comic Shop of Oswego, New York, to Close

The owners of The Comic Shop in Oswego, New York, have announced that they will begin closing the store over the next few months Their clearance sale will begin in February and they will still have new comics every Wednesday until the end of March Co-owner Arlene Spizman posted the following editorial to Facebook.In late[...]

Marvel Comics Closes Its New York Office And Moves&#8230 East

Marvel Comics Closes Its New York Office And Moves… East

Marvel Comics is closing its New York office Bleeding Cool scotched the rumours that Marvel Comics would be moving to the West Coast earlier this year, but suggested they may find other offices in New York And that is just what's happening Marvel Comics is closing its offices for two days while it moves one[...]