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Swipe File: New York Magazine And… Arseface?

The new cover to New York Magazine…. …and Arseface? In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. We trust …

Swipe File: The Challenger And Maddrax

Last week we ran a swipe file on the cover of Mark Ellis‘ novel The Spur, credited to his wife Melissa Martin-Ellis. And there appeared to be plenty more swipes in that cover for those who searched. On the right …

Swipe File: Arrow And Ek Thi Daayan

Do I have to superimpose them on top of each other?

Video Swipe File: The Star Trek Into Darkness Villain And Man Of Steel’s Zod

That John Harrison chap, or Khan, or whoever, has borrowed some tricks from General Zod.

Swipe File: GI Joe Retaliation And A Couple Of Other Bruce Willis Films

This does no credit to Bruce Willis. The man was in Twelve Monkeys, Pulp Fiction, Looper and Moonlighting, you know?

Swipe File: Hangover 3 and Harry Potter

It all ends. For better or worse.

Swipe File: Star Wars And A 1974 Fabric Ad

Clone Wars.

Swipe File: Superman, Wonder Woman, Elektra And Punisher

From Marvel in 2013. From DC in 2012. Interestingly, despite their respective executive structure, it’s Marvel who has the woman on top. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may …

Swipe File: First Poster For After Earth And First Poster For Oblivion

It’s happening again.

Swipe File: First Images From Hangover 3 And Red 2 Vs. Abbey Road, Psycho, Lots Of Other Things

The first images from The Hangover 3 and Red 2 are pretty familiar.

Swipe File: New Carrie Poster And… Lots Of Other Posters

You will know her name… and a few other things too.

Swipe File: Rob Liefeld, Marv Wolfman And George Perez

So how close was Deathstroke’s origin in Deathstroke issue zero, to the original in Tales Of Teen Titans 43? Very, it seems… In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may …

Swipe File: Greg Land’s Iron Man #1

It’s rare that one gets to run a swipe file quite so quickly. But yesterday Marvel released three pages of artwork from the new Kieron Gillen/Greg Land Iron Man comic. And because it’s Greg Land… well… it was worth checking, …

Swipe File: Arnold Schwarzenegger And Jason Statham

Expendabuddies make the Swipe File.

Swipe File – New Dredd Poster And Old Daredevil Poster

Dredddevil 3D.

Swipe File: Journey Into Mystery And The Olympic Opening Ceremony

From Glastonbury Tor, to the uprooting of the countryside by the cities of the Industrial Revolution, the beginning of the Olympic Opening Ceremony in London was not that familiar to many Americans watching… except those who had been reading recent …

Swipe File – Trick’r Treat And Mr. Hush

It doesn’t stop at the fact there’s a punctuation mark in the title. Here are the Blu-ray covers for Mike Dougherty’s superb, already solid-gold cult item Trick’r Treat and something called Mr. Hush. The official plot blurb for Mr. Hush …

Swipe File: The Amazing Spider-Man And The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus

“Take it”