comic book adaptations

How Ultimate Spider-Man may influence Marvel Studios’ reboot

Rob Leane Feature
Nov 12, 2015

We cast an eye over the Ultimate Spider-Man comics, and how they might influence the next batch of movies…

Bryan Singer’s X-Men 2: what it got right

Rob Leane Feature
Oct 8, 2015

In 2003, Bryan Singer returned to the superhero realm with X2: X-Men United. It resulted in one of the best comic book movies ever...

Why The Mask comic books deserve another movie adaptation

Kyle McManus Feature
Sep 29, 2015

Jim Carrey scored a huge hit with The Mask, yet the comic books leave the door open for more films. Here's why they could work...

League Of Extraordinary Gentleman film reboot thoughts

DC Feature
Sep 24, 2015

Fox has recently announced a reboot for the ailing League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen franchise. We take a look at its options...

Spawn: did the movie deserve more love?

Matt Edwards Feature
Sep 30, 2015

1997 wasn't the best year for comic book movies. Spawn certainly didn't do much to help. We revisit the film...

2000AD at the movies in a post-Dredd World

Kyle McManus Feature
Sep 9, 2015

Just because Dredd didn't catch on as hoped, it doesn't mean there aren't many 2000AD strips that shouldn't be overlooked.

How The Dark Knight Returns may inspire DC's movie universe

Rob Leane Feature
Aug 25, 2015

Frank Miller’s seminal Batman series has been cited as an influence for Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice. But how?

Looking back at The Phantom

Matt Edwards Feature
Aug 13, 2015

Sergio Leone and Joe Dante at one stage were linked with The Phantom. We look back at Billy Zane's moment in the superhero spotlight.

Why I love inaccurate superhero movies

Wil Jones Feature
Jul 23, 2015

Before superhero movies became big business, they were a lot more fun, Wil argues...

New US sci-fi, fantasy and horror shows for 2016

Caroline Preece Feature
Jul 16, 2015

From comic-book adaptations to sci-fi, fantasy and horror. Here are the new geek-skewed shows coming to US TV in 2016...