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Got A Spare $1,000,000.00 Lying Around?

Interesting e-Bay listing here for original Jack Kirby art for Fantastic Four #1. The Seller says that he is holding firm on this at $1,000,000.00. Now I know nothing about the back story here, so I will give you exactly what …

Bryan Hitch Working On The Fantastic Four Movie

This is a scene from the recent first issue of Real Heroes, by Bryan Hitch, from Image Comics. And that mention of Josh Trank, is because Bryan Hitch, artist for The Ultimates, The Authority, America’s Got Powers – and at …

Are The Doombots Coming To Fox’s Fantastic Four?‏

It’s just a rumour, for now, but it’s an intriguing prospect and the first hint, perhaps, of what themes and ideas Trank and his screenwriters could be playing with.

Toby Kebbell Is Doctor Doom In The New Fantastic Four

The new Fantastic Four have assembled, and now they’ve got their common enemy.

Cosmic Tones For Mental Therapy: Slott And Allred’s Neo-Classical Silver Surfer Will Blow Your Mind

By Christopher Smith Like many readers, I hotly anticipated Dan Slott and Mike Allred’s Silver Surfer #1, released this week to considerable fanfare. I especially looked forward to the book not only to my being a fan of Slott’s complex, …

Hollywood.com Writer Thinks Marvel’s Characters Are Lame…

I don’t know Christian Cintron. His twitter page says he is an actor/comedian/writer though his IMDB page is barely bigger than my own. But in a story for Hollywood.com he asks: “Can Good Acting Save Lame Comic Book Characters?” He …

Lying In The Gutters – That Was London Super Comic Con That Was

I can’t stop running these photographs. So, yes, there was only one story going to be at the top of this week’s Lying In The Gutters. But I do hope you checked the followup… Top Twenty Traffic Stories Of The …

So, About That Fantastic Four Movie

So Bleeding Cool ran a story on Friday, that Fox had been speaking to prominent movie directors and screenwriters, asking them if they’d be willing to take over the currently-in-pre-production Fantastic Four for a new shoot in six months. Which would mean …

Fox Looking To Dump Fantastic Four Director, Screenplay And Recast, Six Months Before They Are Due To Shoot (UPDATE)

I’ve learnt from a rather well-connected source that, as the title says,  Fox is looking to dump Fantastic Four director Josh Trank and the script by Simon Kinberg and are actively looking for replacements. Six months before they are due …

Fantastic Four Dr. Doom Shortlist: Four Relatively Unknown Young Actors

I like all these guys but I have to say I’m not ready to let go of that Eva Green suggestion just yet.

Miles Teller On Josh Trank’s “Grounded” Approach To Fantastic Four

If you’ve seen Chronicle, you probably could have predicted this would be the route Trank would take.

Where To Find Mike And Laura Allred In 2014?

Mike Allred has announced his and Laura’s convention appearances for 2014. SEATTLE: EMERALD CITY COMICON 28-20 MARCH NEW YORK CITY: SPECIAL EDITION: NYC 14-14 JUNE ATLANTA: DRAGON CON 29-31 AUGUST And he did a clever way of drawing attention to …

Late Night Fun – When Alex Toth Designed The Fantastic Four

Picked this up from Chris Samnee’s tumblr. I figured with all the talk about the new Fantastic Four casting, it would be fun to look back at the designs Alex Toth did for the 1967 Hannah-Barbera cartoon. ( from 1996’s Alex Toth: …

Why So Serious? Fantastic Four Times Two, Variant Wars, And Marvel Boy Rivals Ms. Marvel

By Erik Grove Welcome to our new satire column spear-headed by Bleeding Cool writer Erik Grove uncovering the truthiness in comics news. If these headlines are a little close to home, it’s the times we’re living in where life is …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – From One-Hit Wonder To Guardians Of The Galaxy

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show explores New Comic Book Releases for the week of February 26, 2014 from Astro-Zombies Comics in Albuquerque, New Mexico! Host Maxx MacLennan takes on this week’s substantial pile of new books. Plus, they have …

Sixty-One Thoughts About Sixty-One Comics – The Walking Dead, Catwoman, Mighty Avengers, Larfleeze, Bravest Warriors, Teen Titans, Elephantmen, Uncanny Avengers, Miracleman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Superior Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, Hawkeye, Revenge, Pariah, Hacktivist, Wraith, Aquaman, Auteur, Rat Queens, Super Soldiers, Black Science, Batman/Superman, Flash, Justice League Dark, World’s Finest, Regular Show, Mass Effect, Manhattan Projects, Origin II, Wolverine, Three, Superman, Umbral, Wolverine & The X-Men, Bounce, Five Weapons, Deadly Class, Sex, Satellite Sam, Chew, Artefacts, Turtles x3, Serenity, Star Wars Legacy, Tiomb Raider, Damsels, LOEG: Roses Of Berlin, X-Files Conspiracy Transformers, Star Trek, Samurai Jack, Powerpuff Girls, My Little Pony, Judge Dredd, Ghostbusters, Cryptozoic Man, Robocop and Deceivers

Sorry for the paucity of offerings this week but I have a hospital appointment, I know, on New Comics Day, so life has got in the way a little…. Speak for yourself, Pariah #1, I’m currently on the 85 bus …

Lying In The Gutters – 23rd February 2014 – Casting Jordan White In The Fantastic Four

Those original Freudian tweets in full… thanks to Little Bleeder JohnP for the screencap. So what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week If You Love Rocket Raccoon, Help The Man Who Created Him The …

‘The Image Of A Black Man On Fire’… Casting Michael B Jordan As The Human Torch

“You must let suffering speak, if you want to hear the truth” ― Cornel West Hashim R. Hathaway writes for Bleeding Cool, I’m a man of color…and I’m a fanboy. When it comes to fandom in general, the stereotypical geek …