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Silly ‘Shazam’ (Mostly) Charms Our Inner Child
7 months ago

Silly ‘Shazam’ (Mostly) Charms Our Inner Child

We’ve come a long way from those dour DC Comics films.

You know the type. “The Dark Knight” trilogy. “Man of Steel.” The unwatchable “Suicide Squad.” They pretended superhero movies …
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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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Are Event Comics Crushing Fan Enthusiasm, Sales?
3 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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Wonder Woman Immortalized on USPS Stamps
3 years ago

Wonder Woman Immortalized on USPS Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service unveiled a series of stamps Friday honoring Wonder Woman, capping off the Amazonian princess’ 75th diamond anniversary year.

Taking advantage of a number of Wonder Woman …
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Take Two: ‘Suicide Squad’ Review
3 years ago

Take Two: ‘Suicide Squad’ Review

Plagued with negative reviews similar to March’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” “Suicide Squad” is already being labelled another missed opportunity in the DC Cinematic Universe.

The film, from …
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Comic-Con Exclusives: Deals or Duds?
3 years ago

Comic-Con Exclusives: Deals or Duds?

More than 130,000 people descend on San Diego each year for Comic-Con International.

They brave the long lines and exorbitant hotel rates for many reasons. But one of the most …
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Could Marvel, DC Comics Changes Go Too Far?
3 years ago

Could Marvel, DC Comics Changes Go Too Far?

It used to be that comic book story arcs would come and go, but little truly changed in the lives of the main characters.

That’s largely history.

The current approach …
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Why Ultimate Edition Won’t Stop ‘BvS’ Hate
3 years ago

Why Ultimate Edition Won’t Stop ‘BvS’ Hate

Despite earning more than $870 million worldwide, the film was dubbed a disappointment by fans and industry watchers alike.

Still, the cinematic fight between Batman and Superman earned a good amount of …
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Critic v Critic: Which Superhero Film Rules?
3 years ago

Critic v Critic: Which Superhero Film Rules?

“Captain America: Civil War” opened to enthusiastic reviews and fanboy love. “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” got pelted by critics while fans moaned over what might have been.

Not …
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Here’s the DC Comics Inspiration for ‘Batman v Superman’
4 years ago

Here’s the DC Comics Inspiration for ‘Batman v Superman’

Bigger than Ali vs. Frazier!

Stranger than “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians!”

Nastier than Trump vs. Megyn Kelly!

The story surrounding “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” may have been the …
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