Sitting Down With Constantine

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  At this year’s New York Comic Con, I got a chance to sit down with John Constantine. That is, I sat with the actor who be playing him this fall on TV.  The show premieres on Friday October 24, but I got to see an advance screening of the series’ pilot the first night of Comic Con.  At the show’s press roundtable, Matt Ryan the star of NBC’s new comic book series, Constantine, as … Continue reading

DC Film Slate Announced at WB Investor Meeting, Wonder Woman, Cyborg and 2 Justice Leagues in the Works.

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  Get your popcorn, and a really big drink, because there will be at least a dozen DC Entertainment movies between now and 2020.  Also coming are more Lego Movies, and three films in the Harry Potter spin-off series Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Announced today to Warner Brother shareholders by WB CEO Kevin Tsujihara during the company’s shareholder meeting. 2 films a year, beginning in 2016 with Batman v. Superman Dawn for … Continue reading

The Rock to Face Off Against Shazam as Black Adam

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    We had been hearing for a while that wrestler turned actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson would be staring in the upcoming and long rumored Shazam movie. Based on the DC comic character, Johnson himself has been teasing his possible involvement with the movie, as recently as last month.  Up until now though, he has not revealed whether he would play the hero, the Big Red Cheese himself, Shazam (formerly known as Captain Marvel) … Continue reading

Staff Picks – What To Get This Week, August 27, 2014

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        Another week, another Wednesday.  It’s like Christmas 52 times a year!   TOP OF THE STACK Rai #4  – Valiant Comics Writer:  Matt Kindt Art:  Clayton Crain What Valiant says: The most daring comic book launch of the year unleashes a cascade of shocking revelations as Rai rockets toward its second arc! In 4001 A.D., as the nation of Japan soars above the Earth, Rai unravels the mystery of the first … Continue reading

Action Comics #1 Sells for $3.2 Million Dollars at Auction

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  A copy of Action Comics #1, rated at an astounding 9.0 by CGC,set a record today.  It sold for  just over $3.2 at auction on eBay to an unnamed bidder.     The comic, which introduced Superman to the world, is widely considered the Holy Grail of comic collecting, with only a handful of the 200,000 or so copies that were originally produced in 1938.  Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster … Continue reading