Saturday Trending Topics: Secrets Of Prometheus

Damon Lindelof in one of today’s top posts: There were drafts that were more explicitly spelled out. I think Ridley’s instinct kept being to pull back, and I would say, “Ridley, I’m still eating shit a year after Lost is over for all the things we didnt directly spell out, Are you sure you want to do this?” And he said, “I would rather have people fighting about it and not know then spell it out.”  Read more from Lindelof here, and I understand there’s still more to come.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Images From The Dark Knight Returns Preview Are More Interesting Than What Came Before 

There’s a full thirteen minute preview of the film included on the upcoming Superman Vs. The Elite disc, and Idle Hands pulled a few screen captures. While it’s not clear if all of these are images actually from the film or just from contextual material in the preview, these pictures are certainly more interesting than what came before.

When Bleeding Cool Met Damon Lindelof – Prometheus Loose Ends, Repeat Viewings And Sequels 

For now, here’s the portion of their chat that looks at this particular movie’s more ambiguous moments, and how these open questions would be addressed in any sequels. Take it away, Damon:

Kick-Ass Cast Lining Up To Return, Millar Reveals What Nicolas Cage Will Be Doing

Chloe Moretz, Aaron Johnson and Christopher Mintz-Plasse have lined up to broker their deals for Kick-Ass 2. Deadline add that Nicolas Cage is yet to receive an offer, but is still talking officially about rejoining the team.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

Scenes From The Before Watchmen TV Ad 

Bleeding Cool told you a while ago that DC Entertainment would be running TV ads ahead of the release of Before Watchmen. Well, Fast Co-Create has a few screencaps from that ad. The ad was created by Motherland, “a New York motion, animation, and entertainment company, that uses computerized layering to give the artwork a 3-D feel.”

And Finally… Okay, So This Must Be The First Mainstream Gay Kiss In Comics… 

From Zatara The Magician by Gardner Fox and Fred Guardineer, in Action Comics #12 from 1939

When Joe Quesada Bribed George Lucas To Put Out A Howard The Duck Blu Ray 

Although that’s not a very accurate description of Tom Brevoort. Especially with that sound effect…