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Watch the First Trailer for ‘The Peanuts Movie’ (video)

A new film adaptation of Charles Schultz' beloved classic of the Sunday funnies will arrive in theatres just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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DC Comics’ Universe Shifts As It Moves From Manhattan to Be Near Warner Bros. Studios

Convergence is not just a description of the universe-altering action in the panels of the comic book miniseries, it also describes the company’s new editorial path as it relocates closer to its on-screen brethren at Warner Bros.

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Captain Comics: Flash! This Finale Sets Up Fantastic Possibilities for Next Season

OK, a sentient lightning bolt selecting himself in the past to become The Flash doesn’t really seem likely to happen on television. But whatever happens, like everything on this show, it’ll probably happen pretty fast.

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20 May 2015 // 2:05 PM

China Is the Latest Market for Comic-con Organizers to Conquer

Forty-five years after Comic-Con International launched as a little gathering in San Diego, later exploding into a pop-culture juggernaut spawning dozens of similar events around the US, the phenomenon is going global.

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Captain Comics: Oh, the Horror! Check Out These ‘Romance Comics’

I have now read comic book stories that are more horrible than any horror comics, more disturbing than any adventure stories. The source of this plague? Romance comics.

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5 May 2015 // 12:23 PM

Captain Comics: These 5 Stories Are the Ultimate Ultron

With Avengers: Age of Ultron becoming a sure-fire hit, Marvel Comics is printing lots and lots of comics featuring the Living Robot. But how to find the great ones without being fooled by similar-but-not-so-great ones?

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9 Mar 2015 // 11:08 AM

Captain Comics: ‘Agent Carter’ Has a Web of Modern Connections

Agent Carter, the recently ended miniseries starring Captain America’s wartime sweetheart as an espionage agent in 1946, gave us a number of connections to the present-day Marvel movie and TV universe.

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Cartoons Are Serious Art and Now They’re Taking a Stand for Freedom of Expression

Authoritarianism and cartooning are oil and water. Strict commitment to a set of irreducible beliefs and doctrines, which fundamentalists of every religious stripe maintain, is a big, fat, even irresistible target for a cartoonist — and it drives the object of ridicule crazy.

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2 Feb 2015 // 4:29 PM

CONTEST: The Stan Lee Starter Set

Enter for your chance to win this set, which includes a $50 Visa gift card, The Zodiac Legacy: Convergence, Meet the Marvel Super Heroes, a Stan Lee t-shirt, and candy bar.

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10 Nov 2014 // 12:01 PM

Captain Comics: Original ‘Batman’ TV Series Soars Into Home Video

“Atomic batteries to power … turbines to speed!” So said Robin (Burt Ward) to Batman (Adam West) every time the Dynamic Duo launched the Batmobile from

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Ten Great Criterion Titles: What to Watch and Why

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"As the Criterion Collection's ever-growing roster shows, there are simply too many great pictures out on home video to know what to do with.

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