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US Searches For Gay Superheroes
Geek statistic site Average Being has stated that searches for "gay superheroes" skyrocketed on the 30th of November after the recent passing of the Respect For Marriage Act Bill in the US Senate, protecting same-gender marriages in the USA. And no more than in Massachusetts, though Tennessee and Missouri were right behind. Places Search Interest For Gay Superheroes Massachusetts 100% Tennessee 84% Missouri 78% North[...]
Alan Moore on Superhero Movies as a Possible Precursor To Fascism
Alan Moore doesn't go out of his way to talk about superheroes and comic books much What happens is that a journalist will ask him about superheroes and comic books, and he will tell them what he thinks, and then the internet explodes Again and again and again, asking why he is always going on[...]
40 Years of Superhero Trading Cards Spotlighted at Heritage
Also, it's not just corporate superheroes represented on these cards, as there is a Pioneers of Country Music collection within this illustrated by comics R Crumb, the famed cartoonist known for his satirical depictions of American culture Here's what Heritage Auctions had to say about this huge vintage lot: Comics Trading Cards Credit: Heritage Auctions Comic Related Trading[...]
Peter Serafinowicz and Griffin Newman in The Tick (2017). Image Credit: Amazon.
And I think we might as well accept it as a law of the universe: when the time is right #TheTick always comes back… — ben_edlund (@ben_edlund) June 14, 2019 A Look at Amazon Prime's 'The Tick'… can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Tick Season 1 – Trailer | Prime Video ( can't be loaded[...]
the boys
Butcher capitalizes on Hughie's rage over his girlfriend Robin's accidental death at the hands of Superhero A-Train and enlists Hughie as part of his plan to bring down the super-hero franchise. Rounding out Butcher's team are Laz Alonso (The Mysteries of Laura) as second-in-command Mother's Milk; Karen Fukuhara (Suicide Squad) as The Female, a young Asian assassin with blistering fighting[...]
'The Boys': Making the Move from Comic Book to Screen [VIDEO]
Now over the past few weeks, viewers have been treated to introductions to superhero team The Seven as well as anti-supes squad The Boys as well as a pretty good taste of what's still to come this summer. In the newest video, the cast and crew take things back to the beginning with a look at[...]
Netflix's adaptation follows the estranged members of a dysfunctional family of superheroes (The Umbrella Academy) — The Monocle, Spaceboy, The Kraken, The Rumor, The Séance, Number Five, The Horror, and The White Violin — as they work together to solve their father's mysterious death while coming apart at the seams due to their divergent personalities[...]
She also discovers an artifact of immense power – a long-lost hero's cosmic staff – and ends up on a journey to becoming the unlikely inspiration for an entirely new generation of superheroes. For Johns, the character of Stargirl is one that fans closely associate with his rise through DC Comics – and one that holds[...]
The Boys EP/Showrunner Eric Kripke Talks Keeping Comic's "Punk Rock Provocative" Tone
Developed for series by Kripke, Kripke, Preacher's Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen, and Sony Pictures TV, the modern twisted take on the world of superheroes boasts a premiere episode directed by Dan Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane, Black Mirror). ● On what it was like overall working on two "wildly, schizophrenically different" projects like The House With a Clock In Its Walls and[...]