The comicbook biz has relied on sales to specialty shops that cater to hard-core superhero fans ever since its newsstand sales faded away in the early 1980s.
Where can you go to find Klingons, stormtroopers, Angelina Jolie, mutants, manga, Halle Berry and maybe a Hulk or two?
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They may have been derided as geeks in the past, but now the die-hard fans of sci-fi, comics, fantasy and horror that flock by the thousands to Comic-Con Intl. are important enough to warrant…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
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Comics have been very kind to Hollywood the past few years, helping set B.O. records and providing a wealth of diverse material to mine.
Upcoming notable comic book projects; definitive credits listed. Hellboy (Sony/Revolution)Pedigree: Based on the series by Mike Mignola and published by Dark Horse ComicsRelease date: May 28Helmer…
No artist these days makes comicbook superheroes look as real as Alex Ross does. His lifelike watercolor interpretations of classic Marvel and DC characters in books like "Marvels" and "Kingdom Come"…
Paul Dini first hit it big in Hollywood, but he never lost his love for comics. In the mid-'90s, the veteran animation writer-producer started a side career in comics after he and artist partner…
Adult animation has finally become big business on cable.
Beginning its 2004 presidential election coverage in earnest, NBC News said Tuesday that MSNBC will soon "embed" journalists with each of the Democratic candidates.
Howard Dean may have plenty of support from Hollywood, but the show's just starting when it comes to the political money chase. Showbizzers are still hedging their bets in the wide-open race among…
Georgia is no longer on Linda Fiorentino's mind. In 2001, Fiorentino was to star in the Georgia O'Keefe biopic "Till the End of Time." The production ended in a lawsuit, with German producer Karel…