Wednesday Dec 4
Disney's 'Spider-Man' Rights Contested In Court Again By Stan Lee Media
The mantra over at Stan Lee Media, Inc must be "if first you don't succeed, try, try again."
Jessica Alba Leads Mommy War on Synthetic Chemicals
Jessica Alba , famous for her roles in "Dark Angel," "Sin City" and the "Fantastic Four," is taking on her most serious role yet warning mothers about what she said are the dangers of toxic chemicals in many everyday products.
Marvel Studios Countdown: Fox, Sony and Marvel Engage in a Box Office Civil War
Everybody loves a good old-fashioned superhero fight. Right now, the Marvel characters are split amongst three film studios, Marvel/Disney, 20th Century Fox and Sony, and I thought it would be interesting to see who's really winning the box office battle between the three property holders.
Excelsior! - The best quotes from the panelists of Austin Comic Con
The panelists at Austin Comic Con were outstanding, but you know what would have made it perfect? An R2-D2 Q&A.
Poor Mojo Newswire
On DC comics' biggest problem--they are perpetually playing catch-up to Marvel
DC was focused on superheroes, and since they had the most popular superhero ever created, and the second most popular superhero ever created, and the third, and the fourth and the fifth, and Aquaman, what's the point of even trying to compete with them? How do you even begin to take on Superman? Well, if you're Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and you've ... (more)
'Pantheon' comic books coming to TV
Yesterday, Deadline Hollywood reported that actor Michael Chiklis ' comic books Pantheon is being adapted for TV.
The Austin Chronicle
Stan the Man
If comics have a face, it's not a masked web-slinger or a jade-skinned giant or a hammer-wielding Norse god.
Stan Lee on what is a superhero
What is a superhero is? What is a supervillain? What are the traits that define and separate these two? What cultural contexts do we find them in? And why we need them? Editors Robin S. Rosenberg, PhD and Peter Coogan, PhD collected a series of essays examining these questions from both major comic book writers and editors, such as Stan Lee and ... (more)
Fox Pushes Fantastic Four Reboot to Summer 2015
According to Deadline , the studio's planned reboot of the Marvel franchise has been bumped from its original March 6, 2015 release to June 19. Produced by Matthew Vaughn, the film will be directed by Josh Trank, and features a reworked script by Simon Kinberg.
Will The Midas Box spell box office gold for three Welsh actors?
Wales came up just short at the Millennium Stadium as three major first-half injuries hampered their efforts to claim a southern hemisphere scalp The Wales and Lions centre was injured inside the opening 15 minutes, and he will now miss Wales' three remaining autumn internationals It was a brave display from Wales, and there were undoubtedly some ... (more)