Who would have thought that the world of comic books would have ended being such a wellspring of material for Hollywood. It's pretty damned amazing. No surprise, there's another on the way, but this one takes some of literature's most beloved characters and paints them in a light that horror fans will surely dig on!
So what's next for the director of the successful new version of The Crazies in the field of horror? Why, what's next for everyone nowadays of course -- a comic to film adaptation!
The wondrous thing about comics is that they can literally do anything and go anywhere. There have been many crossover projects over the years in the illustrated world, but this latest one will own the hearts of horror fans everywhere ... even if it is just a single page.
Much like we've done with our own "Hard Boiled Horror Tales" and "When Drive-Ins Attack", our bros over at Bloody D are readying their own free online horror comic!
After fourteen years of trying, Mark Hamill (Star Wars) is finally set to direct a big screen adaptation of his comic miniseries The Dark Pearl through new production and finance outfit Berkeley Square Films. See? Persistence does pay off!
If there's one artist who throughout his career has defined the terms badass and rock and roll, it is no doubt Frank Frazetta. It's with a really heavy heart we report that yet another legend of the industry is no longer with us.
Marvel comics have always mirrored events happening in the world to better relate to the individuals reading them. They also suck up and incorporate popular trends like zombie outbreaks. Now, as Marvel heads into a shiny new future, getting back to the business of heroes pummeling villains on the streets of New York City in the "Heroic Age", it seems the X-Men are going down a very different path. A path that leads to teeth ... and blood ... and if there's any sparkling, you may see me on the news with automatic weapons in my hands. Check the skinny!
Sometimes it's a wonder that the man even has time to breathe. While on the road touring with his band, Rob Zombie has been blogging up a storm, this time offering up a few pages of his latest comic book venture with Image, What Ever Happened to Baron Von Shock?
Who doesn't love free stuff? Especially comic books featuring all of horror's big bads: zombies, vamps, demons, and more! In case you've forgotten, this Saturday, May 1st, is Free Comic Book Day!
In a startling turn of events, Hollywood has decided to mine the many comic book resources out there to come up with new ideas for movies. Who would have thunk it! This new way of thinking could very well catch on, people! Who knows? We may end up living in a work with dozens of big screen adaptations one day. Oh, wait ... From the Press Release
We told you a few weeks ago about Dark Horse Comics' plan to release several different tie-ins to Nimrod Antal's upcoming film, the Robert Rodriguez produced Predators, and now we've got the first bit of artwork for you to dig on!
We all get a little lost sometimes. Even the creatures out there who haunt the shadows of the night. Imagine the pressures associated with executing the perfect kill or shaking that ever so troublesome angry mob off your tail. Thankfully there are programs out there to help keep our monsters sane. Sort of.
In a world sugarcoated with all manner of family-friendly fluffy critters, one race of Xenomorphs has come to Ashdown Forest to eradicate all this needless cuteness via slaughter, mayhem, and of course -- anal impregnation!
It's been a long time since last we visited the land in which dinosaurs ruled the Earth (how we wish sometimes that they still did), but thankfully one publisher is looking to change all that with its latest property, Jurassic Park: Redemption!
Rob Zombie has proven to be quite the renaissance man in terms of working within our genre and beyond, and now the rocker is ready to try his hand at the world of comic books!