Anyone with a cursory knowledge of polling knows that researchers go to great lengths to produce statistically significant samples. By contrast, reading unscientific opt-in surveys -- say, the poll…
Comic-Con is starting to look a little more like TV-Con. Networks and studios plan to tubthump more shows than ever at the annual confab set for July 23-26 at the San Diego Convention Center.
G4 will broadcast a "Star Wars" panel at Comic-Con in July, marking the first televised panel in the San Diego fest's history.
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Apparently fed up about spending his summer with men in tights and armor, New York Times film critic A.O. Scott peevishly weighed in against comicbook movies, expressing "a hunch, and perhaps a hope"…
For Hollywood, Comic-Con has become a hype factory for its TV shows and movies, giving marketing mavens a valuable platform to get the word out early about new projects.
Bryan Singer's Bad Hat Harry Prods. has teamed with Radical Pictures to develop a live-action feature from "Freedom Formula," a five-issue comicbook series created by Edmund Shern.
Hollywood isn't the only one playing the promotional game at Comic-Con.
The Walt Disney Co. has reupped its first look pact with POW Entertainment, the production shingle run by comicbook vet Stan Lee.• Click here for more Comic-Con news and tidbits.
Superman, Batman and the Hulk have long been welcome at Comic-Con, the annual San Diego confab where comicbook enthusiasts gather to geek out over the latest in genre entertainment (or "the popular…