Trapped in the Negative Zone: The Fantastic Four on Film

Trapped in the Negative Zone: The Fantastic Four on Film

By J.C. Macek III

28 Oct 2015 // 2:30 AM

The dust has cleared on the fourth attempt to bring The Fantastic Four to the big screen. Why is this team of comic characters so important? What keeps going so horribly wrong?...

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It's Alive! The Changing Face of Dick Briefer's Frankenstein

By Gregory L. Reece

23 Oct 2015 // 2:30 AM

Dick Briefer's Frankenstein was a patchwork monster, both horrible and hilarious. Few comic book creations can claim as much life as this creature possessed....

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