comic book adaptations

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...

Looking back at Barb Wire: an overlooked 90s masterpiece?

Matt Edwards Feature Jul 9, 2015

Pamela Anderson headlined Barb Wire, an 18-certificate comic book movie from the 1990s. How does it hold up?

Female superhero adaptations that nearly happened

Rob Leane Feature Mar 19, 2015

From Wonder Woman to Red Sonja, here are the female comic book projects that we’ve missed out on…