Kevin Smith Goes Fanboy For Zack Snyder’s ‘Superman’ Reboot

When it comes to Zack Snyder‘s upcoming reboot of the “Superman” movie franchise, the rumor mill has been turning at a furious pace lately. We’ve had actors’ names thrown around, casting rumors reported and debunked in the space of a day, and lots of uncertainty about which characters from the Man of Steel’s history will […]

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Superman Meets Wonder Woman – But Not Omaha

This is the current DC solicitation for Superman #708, out yesterday, from the DC Comics site. Except the comic sees Superman go to Lincoln, Nebraska instead of Omaha. Which is sad news for Omaha retailers, Legend Comics, Kypton Comics and Dragon’s Lair that ordered hundreds and garnered plenty of publicity over a year on the […]

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The Best Romances In Comics

In last week’s installment of Ask Chris, I wrote about a few of the worst romances in comics, but with Valentine’s Day coming next week, this is no time to focus on the negative. After all, love isn’t just in the air, it’s also on the page of our favorite comics. Which is why today, […]

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‘Superman Classic’ by Rob Pratt: The Best Animated Fan Film Ever?

I’ve seen a lot of fan films in my time on the Internet, but today, I’ve finally found one that might just dethrone The Amazing Adventures of Little Batman as the best fan film of all time: Rob Pratt’s Superman Classic. That may seem like a pretty bold statement for something that clocks in at […]

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February 7, 2011: From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast

Welcome to the 83rd episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast! This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel #1 in 1986 to Adventures of Superman #649 in 2006 in an informative and hopefully entertaining format. Part index. Part commentary. Part history lesson. All […]

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Superman Turned Away From Metropolis Comic Con

METROPOLIS (AP)  The Daily Planet is reporting that the Metropolis city fathers have put pressure on Comic Con to refuse admission to Superman this year.  It seems that whenever Superman flies in for Comic Con, it becomes nearly impossible to sell Little Lulu and Archie Comics.  Dealers in those sort of comics were able to […]

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Female lead in Superman is…. Ursa!

Yesterday it was revealed that actresses Diane Kruger (“Inglourious Basterds”), Alice Eve (“She’s Out Of My League”) and Rosamund Pike (“Doom”) were up for the female lead in Zack Snyder’s “Superman”. One would naturally assume the character the trio are vying for is Lois Lane; funnily enough, that’s not the case. Latino Review have discovered […]

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Superman is Giant Condom Metaphor in Indian Safe Sex Campaign [Art]

Exhibiting now a Gallery Nature Morte in New Delhi, India ias Put It On, Again!, featuring the works of Jiten Thukral Sumir Tagra. The duo’s art deals explicitly with serious themes of safe sex and the transmission of HIV through a fairly playful prism of bright colors, traditional Indian imagery and figures from popular culture […]

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Dan Didio: Reign Of DOOMSDAY Capped Off In Action Comics Versus Superman!

Looks like Dan Didio let the cat out of the bag. The final issue of Reign of Doomsday will be in the milestone Action Comics #900. Here is what Dan had to say at CBR: CBR News: Dan, the “Reign of Doomsday” story has found a way to thread itself through a few different DC […]

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Henry Cavill Gets Casted as Superman

Superman will take flight once again in an upcoming reboot, this time with Henry Cavill donning the red cape. Warner Brothers announced Sunday that The Tudors star will take on the role of the DC Comics superhero as well as Superman’s alter ego Clark Kent in the reboot of the franchise. Cavill came close to […]

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