A science-fiction vampire in a mankini may a) be the last thing a standard member of what has been dubbed the Moral Majority (though both words seem to have been redefined somewhat) may want to pick up, or b) the first thing, depending on your outlook on human nature. But let’s see shall we? Today’s […]
Streaming service FilmStruck is a special kind of celebration for cinephiles, and sadly Turner and Warner Bros. Digital are deciding to shut it down by the end of November. This announcement was met with an immediate call to “Save FilmStruck”, and a petition was launched. Not that it’ll do a lot of good to save […]
Apparently, fans will have to wait a little longer for the dispute between Starz and Altice to be resolved — but don’t start holding your breath quite yet. Starz has filed two petitions with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) as a move to legally require Altice to restore the channels to their NYC-based Optimum Systems. In […]
In the wake of Justice League’s disappointing box office returns and mixed to negative critical response, a lot of fans have placed blame on Warner Bros, who brought in alleged fake feminist Joss Whedon to replace Zack Snyder after Snyder had to leave the film due to a family tragedy. Whedon’s version of the film, […]
Over the past few weeks, it’s hard to find a podcast or show that hasn’t talked about Loot Boxes in some form as gambling. A conversation only fueled by Star Wars: Battlefront II‘s horrible system, along with Call Of Duty: WWII, CS:GO, and Overwatch used as examples. If this trend continues to grow, you’re more than […]
Wonder Woman’s tenure as one of many UN ambassadors has been brought to an end in under two months due to a protest signed by 44,426 people. The position was the UN’s Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. The petition (targeting Ban Ki-moon) stated a couple of issues based on the appropriateness of […]
In the Deadpool movie, Wade Wilson declares that he is from the town of Regina. It is not entirely sure whether he is serious or not. But it was enough for fellow residents of Regina, Saskatchewan to band together. And one of them, Luke Oliver, wants to fund the building of a statue to Marvel’s superhero (ish) character and […]
San Diego shoppers are facing multiple petitions at their favourite stores in support of an initiative to keep San Diego Comic Con in San Diego. But the petition is called “The Citizens’ Plan for the Responsible Management of Major Tourism and Entertainment Resources” and proposed by attorney Cory Briggs of San Diegans for Open Government. It would increase […]
"You can ban my cartoon, you can ban my book, but you cannot ban my mind" – Zunar at British Cartoon Museum pic.twitter.com/N8UqRTxe6p — Zunar Cartoonist (@zunarkartunis) November 4, 2015 Today the Malaysian political cartoonist known as Zunar is getting on a plane today from England to Malaysia, where he faces 43 years in jail for […]
For many, Adam Baldwin is Jayne from Firefly. Which is why he’s been invited to Supernova Fan Expo in Australia, knitted hat and all. However a number of those who object to his support for the #Gamergate controversy are trying to get him uninvited, with a petition. In one specific instance, Baldwin directly linked to videos that […]
You have to appreciate a story like this and the fan dedication that goes with a show that has been on for fifty years. After seeing the six minute plus Night Of The Doctor video starring Paul McGann, a Jersey U.K. man (is there a shore there?) [Rich adds: Jersey is a small island off the coast […]
Karl Urban lives in hope that, somehow, somewhere, someone will fund a sequel to Dredd.
From The Guardian to Boing Boing to Huffington Post, the debate syrrounding the appointment of Orson Scott Card to write a chapter of Superman Adventures continues. Here’s a few prominent examples of the commentary being generated. Ben Bates, The Gutters Martha Thomase, ComicMix If one doesn’t like a creator’s politics, one is free to institute […]
Now what would the United States of America want with a Death Star, eh?