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Friday, March 18 2011

SXSW Film Festival Day 4 (Part 2): It Ain’t Cool

I have nothing but mad respect for Harry Knowles… but, please God, don’t ever make me watch Dragonslayer again.


Tuesday, August 17 2010

In ‘Dog Blood’, One is Meant to Love—Or At Least Relate To—Thy Hater

Imagine a George A. Romero zombie flick told from the point-of-view of the zombies. It wouldn’t work, because we would have to empathize with the antagonists, which would make them seem a little less terrifying.


Tuesday, January 27 2009

Superheroes Versus Comics

There can be no doubt that the summer of 2008 stands as a high-water mark for superheroes. But in the wake of a superhero renaissance and the growing cultural legitimacy of the genre, the question must be posed: Has the superhero genre evolved beyond the comics medium?


Wednesday, January 14 2009

Convergence Culture: the Many Faces of Hellboy

Different media means different Hellboys. Mike Mignola's versus Guillermo del Toro's.


Monday, January 12 2009

Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.


Thursday, December 4 2008

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (3 Disc Special Edition)

This limited “3-Disc Special Edition” is as much a tribute to the writer-director as it is a showcase for the film.


Wednesday, July 30 2008

Pop 20: Super hero formula evolving


Hellboy II: The Golden Army (Reviews) [11.Jul.08]
Del Toro Delivers with ‘Hellboy 2’ (Short Ends and Leader) [10.Jul.08]
Hellboy II Slideshow (Mixed Media) [2.Jul.08]
Pans Labyrinth (2006) (Reviews) [24.May.07]
Hellboy (2004) (Reviews) [1.Apr.04]
The Devil’s Backbone (2001) (Reviews) [27.Jun.02]
Blade II (2002) (Reviews) [21.Mar.02]
The Devil’s Backbone (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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