Time to take a look inside Alan Moore's vision of England, while Marvel chases and Oscar winner as their Hero for Hire. We've got a gander at Gotham City, a melee in Melbourne, sneak peeks of "Superman" in Sydney, bleakness for "Blade," and snarkiness in Smallville, all in today's news summary.
The buzz is coming in fast and furious, from Metropolis to Westchester, from Gotham City to the mean streets of Australia. We've got your first hints about how to dress up Chuck Xavier's step brother, Brandon Routh weirds people out with an uncanny resemblance, an indie comic steps up to the big show, the Bat is all over the airwaves and more.
Take a break from your last minute tax preparations to find out what two villains will vex Peter Parker next time around, while we get a hold of Lex Luthor's hand held, Johnny Blaze uses one of those motorcycle covers and you'll get to spy on a superhero support group, all in the week's last look at lies, links and legends.
There's a new poster showing off Bruce Wayne's heroic side, family ties in Westchester, theories about death in Metropolis, sequel and music talk at the Baxter Building, motorcycle madness in Australia, prom preparations in Kansas and somebody's got something to say about a new "Spawn" cartoon.
Johnny Storm lets you know the latest while all brand of crazy is breaking loose in Clark Kent's hometown. We've can look into the future of Gotham City or look at the past for Johnny Blaze in today's news summary.
Johnny Blaze has a mean set of wheels, and now you'll know what it looks like. Plus we catch the Richards family and Bruce Wayne in a popular movie magazine, a new bad guy coming to Westchester, trailer links galore and much more in today's look at links, legends and lies.
Bringing our coverage of "The Fountain" to a close, we bring you interviews with writer/director Darren Aronofsky, co-writer Ari Handel, producer Eric Watson, composer Clint Mansel, production designer James Chinlund and visual effects supervisors Jeremy Dawson and Dan Schrecker.
It's almost like Krypton exploded all over again -- we've got tons of news on all things related to the Man of Tomorrow, from Australia to Vancouver. Plus, the FF's back in Canada, the Bat's moving fast and broadcasting live, Tony Stark may lack direction, and much more.
We've got fresh adamantium for the next Marvel mutant sequel, a certain fat cat is making a celluloid comeback, directors and billionaires are talking about the Last Son of Krypton, Ryan Reynolds has no intentions on screaming "Imperius Rex," and we've got more "Smallville" stuff than you can shake a meteor rock at to finish off the week.
The news and rumors are coming fast and furious out of Vancouver, er, Kansas, while Pyro and Magneto are getting quoted, we get some insights into the music behind Christopher Nolan's visions as well as some perspective from another man crafting Gotham City, animated script by animated script.
CBR's Jonah Weiland visited the Montreal set of the upcoming Warner Bros. film "The Fountain" last February and filed this report from the set including a quick chat with Hugh Jackman. Look for interviews with the production staff tomorrow on CBR.
It looks like the Robots in Disguise are going to be held at "Bay," while Jeph Loeb takes on Will Eisner's legendary work, Bryan Singer spills the beans about crash sites, Sir Ian McKellen fights age discrimination, Phoenix rises again, Clark Kent gets a prom date, Shaun of the Dead lobbies for Rorschach and much more.
Peter Parker's next nemesis is revealed as a reclusive Texan and there's a new editor at the Daily Planet. Half of the WB hit series heads for France and Marvel's monster rears his slimy head. All that, and Ryan Reynolds continues his quest to be rumored to play every super hero in the entire freaking world.
A big honkin' load of news and rumors, with Joss Whedon talking about how he got on to Paradise Island, two directors battling to climb into Optimus Prime, brief looks at a real "swinging" billionaire, cutting a check for Phil Hester and Andy Kuhn, Perry White in the "House," "Watchmen" leaving the UK, and maybe even some notes on a very small art film you might not have heard of called "Sin City."
No, none of the news items are fake, but today's "experimental" look at lies, legends and links is not your every day Comic Reel. What if a reader just like you bumped shoulders with a Hollywood bigwig who might be more than he seems? We theorize it would look something like this ...
Check in on the Kent's Australian farm and take another dive into the sewers, following the smell of pizza. We've got an inside look at a lot of Alan Moore properties, a teen and a dog from Krypton and the mean streets of Gotham City all in the week's penultimate look at links, lies and legends.
There's a new crime fighter in Gotham City ... and ain't she adorable? Meanwhile, if you're not talking about Frank Miller, you might be the only one, as his story makes a big splash and makes ripples to reveal Keystone's speedster, Todd McFarlane's anti-hero, and Bruce Wayne, plus a look at Marvel's "Man-Thing."
Film critic Elvis Mitchell hosted Frank Miller Wednesday afternoon on "The Treatment" to talk about "Sin City" as well as some of his other comics work. Frank talks candidly about the film making process and on working with the actors of the film.