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Heavy Metal Partners For Two Comic-Con Exclusive Prints

According to Variety, Heavy Metal is trying to make a big splash with a few exclusives for Comic-Con. First up is a partnership with Mondo to create an exclusive art print by Swedish artist Kilian Eng based on the ‘reboot” …

Jack Kirby “Argo” Art Sells Well Above Estimates

The two pieces of Jack Kirby art that were crucial in the CIA’s plan to save the hostages from Tehran as depicted in the movie Argo, went under the gavel today and did far better than expected. Both pieces were …

Jack Kirby Artwork Immortalized In Argo Goes To Auction

Anyone who saw the movie Argo knows the story of how the CIA put together a fake Sci-Fi movie as a cover for a cover extraction of six Americans hiding in the Canadian embassy during the Iran hostage situation in …

Lincoln And Argo Lead The 2013 Golden Globes Nominations

Dead presidents and fake film crews very popular this year.

What We Learned From Ben Affleck About Argo

Affleck’s insights into how and why he made Argo the way he did.

London Film Festival Preview 16th-21st Of October

Good films at the LFF. Get in line now.

London Film Festival Launch: Tim Burton, The Absentee Master And Pastries

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool. While Brendon was in a screening and Hannah was standing around in a field,* I had the pleasure of waking up early and scooting myself over to the BFI’s press release event for the …

“I’m Not Working On The Justice League” – Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck has told the Canadian press in no uncertain terms that he’s not working on a Justice League movie. The report at 24 hrs goes on to pick-over the ambiguity (what little there is) in Affleck saying: I’m not …

Argo To Feature Cameos Of The Actual Escapees

Bleeding Cool gets stories from all over the place. But this is the first we’ve had from a diplomatic reception. In 1979, six Americans who had avoided being taken hostage in the US embassy in Iran by hiding in the …

The Trailer For Argo – The Real Life CIA Hostage Drama With A Jack Kirby Twist

I know that headline reads like bait for the comic book contingent here at Bleeding Cool, but it’s a fact. The true story that Argo retells is a hostage drama that saw Jack Kirby assist the CIA. Wired recounted the …

Ben Affleck Tapped To Adapt Stephen King’s The Stand

Last we heard, Harry Potter repeat offender David Yates was the man in the frame for Warner Bros. long time coming, big screen adaptation of The Stand. As of now, however, they seem to have slated Yates and selected Ben …