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The Great Wall New NYCC Trailer — Keeping Out The Monsters, Almost

Matt Damon + some breathtaking visuals in this new trailer from Legendary’s The Great Wall. Also stars Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau, and in theaters February 2017. UPDATE: Here’s the UK version of the trailer, with a UK movie release date of 24th February 2017.



Avatar Press Goes DRM-Free Digital For Alan Moore, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Max Brooks, Jonathan Hickman Comics And More

  Bleeding Cool’s owner Avatar Press have launched their direct digital comics offerings – DRM-free comics from their range of extreme offerings from the biggest writing names in comics. And in Cinema Purgatorio’s case, ahead of next Wednesday’s mass-market comic store date. The work of Alan Moore, Warren Ellis, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Max Brooks, Jonathan Huckman, […]

Alan Moore’s Cinema Purgatorio Leads Avatar Press’ May 2016 Solicitations

We have the solicitations for the books shipping in May 2016 from Avatar Press which starts of with lots of Alan Moore. His Providence series with Jacen Burrows gets collected into a limited hardcover edition while a new monthly anthology called Cinema Purgatorio will feature Moore working with his League of Extraordinary Gentlemen partner Kevin O’Neill […]

Stephen Kramer Glickman Talks Max Brooks And Cinema Purgatorio – And Everyone Gets Free Comics!

Stephen Kramer Glickman talks Max Brooks (possibly being Max Brooks) and his contributions to life, Cinema Purgatorio and his lack of weed.. The new anthology comic from Bleeding Cool’s owners Avatar Press launches this weekend at London Super Comic Con after a successful crowdsourcing of pre-orders on Kickstarter. Cinema Purgatorio has not only passed $100,00, but passed the $105,000 […]


World War Z Sequel Loses Director J.A. Barona

Deadline reports director Juan Antonio Baron has left the World War Z sequel due to scheduling conflicts. The first film starred Brad Pitt in an adaptation of the Max Brooks novel that took place during the zombie outbreak. The film became the most successful of Pitt’s career and a sequel was soon ordered. Barona was […]

World War Z Sequel In The Works With Utopia Creator Dennis Kelly

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a sequel to World Wars Z is in the works at Paramount with Utopia creator Dennis Kelly writing a new draft. Apparently, there was some concern that director J.A. Bayona might move on to direct the Jurassic World sequel, but sources told THR, “there was little Bayona could do given that […]

SDCC ’15: Max Brooks Wants To Write Voltron

Max Brooks took to the stage at San Diego Comic Con to talk about his comics for Avatar, Extinction Agenda and Harlem Hellfighters.  It was a good opportunity to point out that one of the American black soldier troops sent to France during World War One so that the US wouldn’t have to deal with them, […]

Denver Comic Con ’15: The Many Faces Of Max Brooks (Photogallery)

Though we covered Max Brooks’ panel for Denver Comic Con here, our photographer Matthew Barta also found himself taking so many animated shots of Max Brooks (World War Z, The Zombie Survival Guide, The Extinction Parade, Harlem Hellfighters) speaking, whose movements were more like a performance, that it made for a great gallery. Barta says: […]





Avatar Says: Cozy Up With Some Zombies, Vampires, And Max Brooks At C2E2

Avatar Press is at C2E2 today and this weekend with guest Max Brooks doing two panels and several signings at book 719. With the recent trade collection of Extinction Parade Vol. 2: War, it’s high time to catch up with the series if you haven’t already and get an autograph from Brooks. Max Brooks’ Avatar […]

Max Brooks Signing Zombies And Vampires In London’s West End Today

Max Brooks, the author of World War Z, is signing his new graphic novel The Extinction Parade: War in Waterstones, Piccadilly Circus from 5.30pm this evening. It’s published in the UK by Titan Books, courtesy of Bleeding Cool’s own publisher, Avatar Press, and appears here in advance. In fact, I’m going to pop down myself, working as […]

Brian Bolland, Art Adams, Max Brooks And More Now Coming To London Super Comic Con In March…

The London Super Comic Con has released a bunch more comic attendees at the show… oh look, Max Brooks, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen… you can see that Bleeding Cool’s publisher must be in attendance! The new names are Arthur Adams, Simone Bianchi, Brian Bolland, Max Brooks, Mark Buckingham, Joyce Chin, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Adi Granov, Tabitha Lyons, Ron Marz, Ireland Reid, Esad Ribic, David Roach, Laura Sindall, Rachel Stott, David Wachter […]

Bleeding Cool’s 31 Best Interviews Of 2014

For me, interviews are a big part of what I look back on when I consider my experiences in comics at the end of the year. Whether taken from phone discussions, live at conventions, or via e-mail, interviews are how I’ve gained my greatest insights into the medium, and they’ve been a continual education for […]