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McFarlane Spills Details On The ‘Spawn’ Reboot

  We reported back last February that Todd McFarlane had completed the script for the new Spawn movie, a reboot of the 1997 movie, based on the dark comic that he created by the same name. It’s been a while since we heard an update, until now. Fortunately, McFarlane gave a new update recently during the Emerald […]

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Suspension of Disbelief in Film Dysmorphia

Sit through this annoying video up until the 5:00 mark. The fan boy “host” in the above video talks in attention deficit tweets with jump cut “hip” editing to spill out his unabashed respect and love for the CGI technique that brought Peter Cushing back from the grave in the latest “Star Wars” installment, “Rogue […]

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Corin Nemec To Play The Lead In The Rottentail Movie Adaption

Source Point Press teased earlier this year that a movie adaption of their ‘Rottentail’ graphic novel was coming. News has now come that the role of “Rottentail” has been cast and the film has entered pre-production. Brian Skiba (Blood Moon Rising) will be directing from the script penned by the graphic novel’s writer, David C. Hayes. […]

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Painkiller Jane Movie Adaption Casts Its Lead Role

  When she had a brush with death while undercover, New York City police officer Jane Vasko not only recovered, she became unstoppable as Painkiller Jane. The film adaption of the ‘Painkiller Jane’ comic has been in the works for a while. Now, it seems they have found their star, Jessica Chastain.     Chastain […]

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Eric Heisserer Exits The Sandman Adaption

Eric Heisserer (The Thing, Lights Out) revealed on Reddit earlier today, while promoting his upcoming scifi-thriller ‘Arrival‘, that he has fired himself as screenwriter from the ‘Sandman’ project he was attached to. The reason, he feels that ‘Sandman’ should be a series, not a film. An adaption of ‘Sandman’ has been attempt several times since […]

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NEW HORROR-THEMED COMIC ‘BURIAL PLOTS’ COMBINES WEREWOLVES AND MUMMIES

Critically acclaimed writers and producers Chris LaMartina and Jimmy George (‘WNUF Halloween Special’, ‘Call Girl of Cthulhu’ , have teamed up to create BURIAL PLOTS, the first comic to be made and soon released from Baltimore’s Midnight Crew Studios. Inspired by classic comics ‘Tales From The Crypt ‘ and ‘The Witching Hour’, the new horror […]

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Dark Horse Comics Presents The New Lovecraftian Comic Weird Detective

Dark Horse Comics has announced a new lovecraftian comic titled Weird Detective from writer Fred Van Lente (Conan the Avenger, Resurrectionists)  and illustrator Guiu Vilanova (Conan the Avenger). From the Press Release: Cthulhu cops, the Innsmouth Mafia, telepathic cats and other crimes against sanity stalk the streets of New York in this pulpy stew of […]

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Dr. Frankenstein To Battle Monsters In The New Comic Monstrous: Tales Of Valor And Villainy

Last night I came across the Kickstarter campaign for Source Point Press’ new four issue comic mini-series Monstrous: Tales of Valor and Villainy and was intrigued. Monstrous is the brain-child of writer Greg Wright (Wild Bullets, Last Monster Standing) and artist Ken Lamug (The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories, A Box Story). “You’ve heard the story of Dr. […]

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