Tuesday Trending Topics: The Comedian And Camelot

From one of today’s top posts: It is suggested in the original comic book, and more explicitly expressed in the movie, that The Comedian shot JFK. Here we see an earlier, happier time, with The Comedian as a good friend of the Kennedys. And it seems, long before that fateful day in 1963, he was also responsible, on Jacky’s behest, for murdering Marilyn Monroe…

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The Boy Who Hated Ultimate Spider-Man | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Ultimate Spider-Man is a successful show on Disney XD, with decent ratings, audience reaction and the kind of thing a broadcaster likes to hear. It was recently renewed for a second season.

Did The Comedian Kill Marilyn Monroe? Five Pages From Before Watchmen | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Here are five pages from Before Watchmen: Comedian, published tomorrow, by Brian Azzarello and JG Jones from DC Comics, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly.

Brian Michael Bendis Thanks Howard Chaykin For The Blowjob | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Here is the introduction to the Art Of Chaykin by Howard Chaykin, published by Dynamite this week. It is written by Brian Bendis, better known for comic book fare of a less salubrious nature than some of Howard’s work that he celebrates…

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New Full Trailer For The Dark Knight Rises Leaps Out And Surprises Us | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Nokia have sprung a new, full-length Batman trailer on us with little advance warning.

First Look At Angelina Jolie As Maleficent | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Angelina Jolie has always looked a little like a cartoon character to me, so I was confident she’d make a good Maleficent. Disney have sent us this image of her in costume and make up, and I think my instincts were pretty good.

First Poster And Tagline For Transformers 4? | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

It used to be easy, busting fake posters because the photoshop was so bad. Now, it’s often only as bad as the real posters. Below is, purportedly, the first poster for Transformers 4. Cine1 are calling it provisional. Last time that site put out some unexpected posters, in that case for Wreck it Ralph, they turned out to be very real. Indeed, they seem to be quite reputable…

 

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