Classic Comic Cover Corner (Father’s Day Edition) – Superman #218

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner! Superman #218 – July 1969 Cover art by Curt Swan The new Man of Steel movie is supposed to be a more gritty and realistic look at the Superman mythos, as imagined […]

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A shift in superhero movie strategy? Plus: A Storm is coming …

Tired of flailing around trying to bring a Justice League movie to the big screen while Disney reaps the rewards of acquiring Marvel, Warner Bros. has reportedly decided to hand the reins of its own superhero franchises to Christopher Nolan, bringing on Zack Snyder to produce and Christian Bale to reprise his role as Batman. […]

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UPDATED: Joseph Gordon-Levitt WON’T carry on the Batman screen legacy

HitFix, citing exclusive “sources,” claims that Joseph Gordon-Levitt “absolutely” will be appearing as Batman in a Justice League film set for a tentative 2015 release, and is being pursued to don the cape and cowl even sooner than that in an Avengers-style treatment of the DC Universe. Gordon-Levitt’s character John “Robin” Blake basically inherited the […]

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