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Frank Cho Recreates The Batman/Superman Fight Scene From The Dark Knight Returns

The original version of The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson may end up inspiring the upcoming Batman/Superman movie from Warners. But today we have another version, a private commission from Frank Cho. I think FRank Cho …

First Look At Jamie Chung As Miho In Sin City 2, Trailer Incoming

That’s Jamie Chung, who has inherited the role of Miho from Devon Aoki. She’s holding… well, it ain’t a lightasber, and that’s the point. Shiny, though. And no doubt sharp as anything.

Four Color Roots Part 2: A Strange Brew of Art Brut (1990)

By Christopher Smith In this, the second installment of our ongoing column series, Christopher Smith takes us on a tour through his own back pages as a comics fan, going down unexpected dark alleys and digressions. Focusing only on the …

Sin City 2 Images Feature Jessica Alba, Mickey Rourke And Joseph Gordon-Levitt

No sign of the titular Dame to Kill For as yet but here are some grimy, gritty, post-processed shots of other Sin City stars.

Sin City Sequel Is Now Officially Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

I’m guessing a little seen 1916 black and white short film of the same name is the culprit here.

Frank Miller and Walt Simonson’s Robocop Vs. Terminator Back In Print – And Launching Dark Horse’s ‘Artist’s Edition’ Line

It is one of my favourite time travel stories. Indeed, for me, it reinvented the idea of time travel in the same way that Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency and, later, Steve Moffat‘s Continuity Errors would do. And what Frank …

Essential 8 Comics For Reaching The Comic Book Curious – Why Allie Brosh is a Bigger Deal than Batman

By Erik Grove When I got married, I was wearing Superman boxer shorts. I wore a Superman t-shirt under my black sports coat and my groomsmen wore Batman t-shirts. My nephew? He was the ring bearer and he was Robin. …

The Top Five Batman Villains Of All Time?

By Brandon Engel One of the most memorable things about any Batman franchise ever created, are the villains. Some are quasi-anthropomorphic. Some are permanently disfigured. All of them favor spandex. In light of the recent announcement that the series from …

All The Detective Comics #27 Covers In A Big Pile

Courtesy of the CBR forums, someone’s got an advance look at all the covers – possibly down to retailers receiving next weeks books this past Friday. Remember folks, out on Tuesday again… It does make me wonder more about that …

Frank Miller’s On-Again, Off-Again Detective #27 Had Been Off For A Long Time

The much talked about and even parodied cover for Detective Comics #27 may have a longer backstory than we first knew. According to Brandon Montclare, the former editor of All-Star Batman And Robin, The Boy Wonder… the piece was original drawn for that series …

Parodying Frank MIller’s Cover To Detective Comics #27

This is the cover… This is Richard Pace’s version… This is my version… There are probably plenty more to come…

Frank Miller’s On-Again-Off-Again Detective Comics #27 Cover Is Catwoman In A String Vest

First it was to be a double page spread in Detective Comics #27 by legendary Batman creator Frank Miller. Then it was a variant cover. Then that cover was cancelled over what seems to have been negotiation over pay rates …

Frank Miller’s Back… And A Good Thing Too, Looking At Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

When Dan DiDio Fixed Detective Comics #27 Subscription Problems – A Christmas Poem

Two weeks before Christmas, And all through offices Not a creature was stirring Except for some promises. A letter was sitting On the co-publisher’s desk From a reader, a subscriber Who was feeling most vexed. “I’m appalled” said the letter. …

Frank Miller’s Cover For Detective Comics #27 Is Back – What Happened?

Okay, this could have been embarrassing. The top advanced reordered comic for last week… suddenly no longer existed. Detective Comics #27 Cover B used to be the Frank Miller cover. But then DC Comics cancelled the cover. So the entire …

DC Comics Cancels Frank Miller’s Cover To Detective Comics #27

Originally it was going to be a two page spread for the comic. Then we were told he was contributing a variant cover to the comic. And now DC Comics has cancelled that cover. There’s no update if this will …

No Frank Miller Xerxes Comic For 300 Movie Release

ICv2 reports that Xerxes, Frank Miller’s sequel to 300, has not progressed since the complete two issues that Miller had handed in to Dark Horse in early 2011. Which means a release of Xerxes to accompany 300:  Rise of an …

A Creative Breakdown For Detective Comics #27 – Now With Variant Covers From Frank Miller And Jim Lee

Detective Comics #27 is coming… for a second time. Here is the solicitation. DETECTIVE COMICS #27 Written by JOHN LAYMAN, SCOTT SNYDER, PAUL DINI, BRAD MELTZER, GREGG HURWITZ and PETER J. TOMASI Art by JASON FABOK, NEAL ADAMS, DUSTIN NGUYEN, …