Tag Archives: censorship

Wytches, All-New Captain America And Pax Americana Exclusives For CBLDF Retailer Membership Drive

Last week, Scott Snyder gave a little teaser of a Cliff Chiang Wytches #1 cover…. @cliffchiang Wytches #1 variant tease pic.twitter.com/1rYHQbczjv — Scott Snyder (@Ssnyder1835) September 3, 2014 What a tease! Well we know what it is… An exclusive cover …

Sixty Years Of Seduction – Right, Wrong, Rage, And Wertham At San Diego Comic Con

By Nikolai Fomich [Dr. Frederic Wertham] On Friday at San Diego Comic Con, lawyer and comics journalist Jeff Trexler (The Beat, The Comics Journal) moderated the panel “Sixty Years of Seduction: Right, Wrong, and Wertham.” On hand to discuss Dr. …

I Spit On Your Grave 2 Effectively Rejected By The BBFC, Cut For The UK Release

No uncut release of I Spit On Your Grave 2 in the UK as the BBFC required cuts for it to even be considered for a certificate.

New I Spit On Your Grave 2 Still And News That A ‘Festival Cut’ Will Play At FrightFest

Has I Spit On Your Grave 2 been cut for UK FrightFest audiences in much the same that the first film was? It certainly looks that way.

Fox’s Official Response To Complaints About Their Cutting A Good Day To Die Hard

Will Fox’s decision impact on the film’s box office? That would really be the only way to make sure it doesn’t happen again.

New Evil Dead Earns NC-17, Gets Sent Back To Be Cut Up So Kids Can Go See It

The MPAA and US cinema chains have got adult moviegoers in a headlock.

Neonomicon Banned In South Carolina

Back in June, a South Carolina library pulled their copy of Neonomicon from the adultbookshelves, after a 14 year old girl withdrew it using her mother’s library card, and her mother complained. Yup. Learning of the library’s decision to remove …

Have Marvel Retconned The Avengers On DVD Or Just Censored It?

And if they have censored it, why it wasn’t even necessary.

Aardman Animations Change Scene in The Pirates Following Complaints From Leper Societies

A few days ago we reported that Lepra, the World Health Organisation and The Society For Leprosy Affected People cried out in protest against a scene in the trailer for Aardman’s next offering, The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists. The …

Stuck In The Middle Returns To Maine School Libraries

The Sun Journal of Lewiston, Maine, reports that last night the ten strong board of the Regional School Unit votes that Stuck in the Middle: 17 Comics from an Unpleasant Age by Ariel Schrag should remain in middle school libraries in …

How Marvel, DC And You Can Save The Comic Industry by Phil Hampton

Phil Hampton of Comics Academy writes for Bleeding Cool; This is with a message of hope for the future.  Or rather it’s a call for a change of focus to give this great industry a long and prosperous future. And …

Three Acts Of Comic Book Censorship

How does it feel to be a cartoonist or a caricaturist when the state can ban even the concept? Welcome to an the new Press Freedom Caricature Exhibition in Turkey, opened with the panel, “Press Freedom in the Light of …

Pope Visit Sees Comic Magazine Kidnapped By Printers

The Pope is visiting Santiago de Compostela in Spainin November. Something that the Spanish people and media are currently obsessing about. As anyone does really. Enough for humour magazine Retranca to run a cartoon with the Pope surrounded by the …