grindhouse



Now is the Perfect Time For Eli Roth to Finally Make Thanksgiving

Eleven years ago, Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino combined forces for Grindhouse. Aiming to capture the exploitation cinema of the 70’s, the films they created for the double bill, Planet Terror and Death Proof, had all the cheap effects and film burns you could hope for. They even had not only old school refreshment ads […]

Kickstarter Spotlight: ‘The Mayfield Eight’, Grindhouse Biker Gang Glory

Tim Larsen writes: “What would you do if someone offered you a ticket out?” This is what Cal Ryder ponders as he slums his way through a dead-end job slinging hash at a diner in 1974 Albuquerque. What he really needs is a break, and he gets it in the form of his sleazy friend Lenny Starkweather, a smooth […]


Exactly Why Grindhouse Was Banned From Being Sold In Canada

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool told you that the next issue of Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out was to be banned in Canada. The rest of the world will get it in a sealed polybag, but Canadians will have to resort to other means, from smuggling to digital. But why so much concern? Here’s why. With a […]


Ch-Ch-Changes – Amazing X-Men To Grindhouse

A few changes ‘twixt solicitation and publication… Injustice: Gods Among Us #7, solicited with art by Bruno Redondo and Mike S Miller, was actually by Bruno Redondo, Juan Albarran & Xermanico Superman/Wonder Woman #15, solicited with art by Doug Mahnke, actually by Doug Mahnke & Ed Benes. And the Doug Mahnke cover was replaced by one by Ken Lashley. Grindhouse: […]

The Return Of Alex De Campi’s Grindhouse To Dark Horse Comics For Christmas

It was one of Bleeding Cool’s favourite comics of 2013. And, after a brief one-sided spat with Kelly Sue DeConnick‘s upcoming Bitch Planet, Alex De Campi‘s Grindhouse: Doors Open At Midnight returns for a second showing. Just in time for Christmas. Grindhouse 2.     Ho ho fucking ho. As ever, we can expect an insane […]

36 Thoughts About 36 Comics – Futures End, Original Sin, Batman Eternal, Adventure Time, Woods, Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man, Grindhouse, Phantom Stranger, Revival, Satellite Sam, Justice League 3000, Batman/Superman, Chaos, Miss Fury, Revenge, Revelations, Aphrodite, Red Sonja, Turok, Sinister Dexter, Sixth Gun, Suicide Risk, Rat Queens, Illegitimates, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Cyberforce, Lone Ranger, Alex + Ada, Black Bat, Powerpuff Girls, Crow, Black Dynamite, Jinnrise, I Was The Cat, Garfield And Dead Letters

It’s Wednesday, it’s new comics day, which means it’s time for 36 Thoughts About 36 Comics’ traditionally fabourite way of opening its column. Some gratuitous male nudity. Courtesy of Woods #1 there. Any more for any more? Okay, that’s painful. Thank you Rat Queens. And Suicide Risk #13 gives you some topless restaurant action. Seriously, […]


Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Two Comics – Painkiller Jane, Captain America, Batman/Superman, Batwing, Green Arrow, Mighty Avengers, The Movement, Superman Unchained, Red Sonja Legends, Detective Comics, Action Comics, Iron Man, Longshot, The Star Wars, Victories, East Of West, Amazing X-Men, Ten Grand, Spawn, Grindhouse, Occultist, Fatale, Uber, Absolution, Drumhellar, Alex + Ada, Baltimore: Infernal, Cobra Files, Dark Cybertron, Morning Glories And Classic Dredd

Welcome to the most popular weekly column on Bleeding Cool. You keep reading it, I’ll keep writing it! So, what’s happening in today’s comics (with a bunch of peeks you won’t find elsewhere).. and we start with a little bit of politics. Captain America gives us a nice summary of US government policy over the […]



Tuesday Runaround – From Grindhouse To Pittsburgh Zines

GRINDING DOWNTOWN Alex De Campi is signing her Grindhouse #1: Doors Open At Midnight at Midtown Comics Downtown on Thursday. Doors open at 6.30pm. THANKS FOR ALL THE FLASH A thank you letter from retailer Dennis Barger to DC Comics; The best part was when you Dan announced at Boston that there would be allocations […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks – Get Grinding To Grindhouse

Next week, at your local comic store, we have Grindhouse #1 and Occultist #1 from Dark Horse, Hinterkind #1 at DC Vertigo, Bushido and the CBLDF Liberty Annual 2013 at Image, and new issues Fantomex, Marvel Knights Spider-Man, Captain America: Living Legend #1 and the All-New X-Men Special. There’s Fairy Tale Comics from First Second, […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks – Here Come The Powerpuff Girls

Next week! A new issue of Bleeding Cool Magazine hits the stands, a new Criminal Macabre starts, everyone lines up and tries to grab a copy of Joker’s Daughter before flipping it on eBay for $100, there’s the launch of the Dick Cheney-killing The Other Dead #1 and Powerpuff Girls #1 from IDW, Rat Queens […]


Grindhouse Double Bill Blu-ray Dated and Priced

After Edgar Wright blew the whistle on an upcoming home video release of Grind House a couple of weeks back, it was only going to be a matter of time until we got more details. The Blu-ray package has now popped up on Amazon in the US, complete with a release date, price and pre-order button. […]

Uncut Grindhouse Finally Coming On DVD

This is a simple story, but a happy one. Edgar Wright this afternoon tweeted: So, get this, tomorrow I am doing a commentary on Don’t. Some of you will know what that means is finally happening. Don’t was Wright’s fake trailer that played between Planet Terror and Deathproof in the little-seen double-bill version of Grindhouse. […]