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Batman at 80: Why the Dark Knight Endures
7 months ago

Batman at 80: Why the Dark Knight Endures

From his comic book origin 80 years ago this weekend to his multiple incarnations on TV and the silver screen, there’s no denying Batman’s pop culture impact.

The brainchild of …
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HiT Episode No. 70 – Chuck Dixon (Batman, The Punisher)
2 years ago

HiT Episode No. 70 – Chuck Dixon (Batman, The Punisher)

You never know where Chuck Dixon’s prose will show up next.

He’s spent decades penning some of the biggest titles in the comics universe. Think Batman, Punisher and more. Dixon …
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Dixon Targets ISIS, Laments Conservative Comics Blacklist
2 years ago

Dixon Targets ISIS, Laments Conservative Comics Blacklist

Chuck Dixon’s comic legacy speaks for itself.

The veteran scribe’s past work includes titles like Batman, Moonknight, The Punisher and more. He also helped create the iconic Bat villain Bane.


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Meet the Man Who Changed Everything for Black Panther
2 years ago

Meet the Man Who Changed Everything for Black Panther

This weekend’s blockbuster “Black Panther” may have looked a lot different if it weren’t for the work of Christopher Priest.

Priest, who wrote the iconic comic book character in the …
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Are Event Comics Crushing Fan Enthusiasm, Sales?
2 years ago

Are Event Comics Crushing Fan Enthusiasm, Sales?

Secret Invasion… Civil War… Axis… Original Sin… Secret Wars 2… The list goes on.

Say these names to comic book fans, and you’re likely to be met with both excitement …
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Crazy Crossovers the New Normal at DC Comics
3 years ago

Crazy Crossovers the New Normal at DC Comics

Batman vs. Superman. Captain America vs. Iron Man. Suicide Squad vs … The Banana Splits???

That’s right, true believers. Harley Quinn and co. recently teamed up with Fleegle, Bingo, Drooper and Snorky …
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Could These 5 Unlikely Actors Be Batman Next?
3 years ago

Could These 5 Unlikely Actors Be Batman Next?

Remember the fury unleashed when Michael Keaton got the coveted Batman gig?

This was before social media warriors raged against the smallest casting kerfuffle. How could Keaton, the skinny comic …
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HiT Reviews: ‘Lego Batman,’ ‘Fifty Shades Darker’
3 years ago

HiT Reviews: ‘Lego Batman,’ ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

How dedicated are “The LEGO Batman Movie” writers to all things related to the Dark Knight?

Tiny Spoiler Alert: They include a reference to shark repellent spray Adam West used …
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7 Surefire Ways to Save DC Superhero Movies
3 years ago

7 Surefire Ways to Save DC Superhero Movies

Sure, the numbers are still big for the DC comics supervillain romp. The movie earned $43 million in its second weekend.

Still, the box office tally drooped 67 …
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Why ‘Killing Joke’ Critics Are Both Right and Wrong
3 years ago

Why ‘Killing Joke’ Critics Are Both Right and Wrong

“Batman: The Killing Joke” is a different kind of Batman cartoon. It’s just like how Alan Moore’s graphic novel of the same name was a different kind of Batman comic.


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