ARCHIVE PAGE 134 - Dec 2012
Previous posts that appeared on the front page of comic book brain.com
Rick Geary - Mystery of Mary Rogers, 2001
Rick Geary's exploration of the famous Mary Rogers murder case from 1841 New York City (The Mystery of Mary Rogers, NBM, 2001). The case has engrossed mystery writers for over a century. See the entire page enlarged here.
Another TV Wonder Woman on the way
A program titled "Amazon" is being developed by Warner Bros TV, with Diana Prince renamed "Iris" and featuring a pre-Justice League (very young) Wonder Woman learning about the outside world. According to Deadline Hollywood, the project is only in the casting and writing stage.
All-New X-Men #1, Immonen art
Staurt Immonen on pencils and Wade Von Grawbadger on inks. Marvel Comics Jan 2013. See the entire X-men page enlarged.
More Stuart Immonen
Sports Illustrated Kids Super Hero Cover - Nov 2012
Superman is front and center for this DC Comics themed cover. (Incidentally, Time-Warner owns both DC Comics and the Sports Illustrated franchise.)
‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ will have McKellen, Stewart Coming Back
Looking at a July 18, 2014 release for the new sequel, with Bryan Singer directing. Cast includes: James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Sir Ian Mckellen and Sir Patrick Stewart.
Updated Release schedule at Marvel Studios:
- Iron Man 3 - The movie is now a scheduled 3D release - coming May 3, 2013
- Thor 2 - The Dark World - November 8, 2013 - Now a 3D release
- Captain America 2 - Winter Soldier - April 4, 2014
- X-Men: Days of Future, Past - July 18, 2014
- Guardians of the Galaxy - August 1, 2014
- The Avengers II - May 1, 2015
- Ant Man - November 6, 2014
See the main Marvel page for more info.
Undying Love comic becoming a movie
Joe Carnahan (director of The Grey) is at Warner Bros to direct Undying Love, with Carnahan adapting the graphic novel. Story plot is an ex-soldier who falls in love with a vampire. To set her free, he must battle a vampire leader who is deeply entrenched into Hong Kong gangster society. Deadline Hollywood has more.
"Rise of the Guardians" - lousy boxoffice
DreamWorks Animation is getting hurt by the weak numbers for Rise of the Guardians, with projected earnings of only $32 million instead of the expected $55-58 million projected for the long Thanksgiving Holiday weekend. The dismal numbers have pushed Dreamworks stock prices down and there are worries that some investors might start getting 'itchy feet' on future Dreamworks film efforts.
Joe Kubert Hawkwoman
See the entire page from the December 2012 issue of Joe Kubert Presents.
Asterix in Switzerland
Page from Asterix in Switzerland. See entire page enlarged here.
Peanuts by Schulz (and others)
Kaboom has issued #3 of their Peanuts series with continued tales of the 'Peanuts Gang.' The page above is by Vicki Scott (pencils) and Paige Braddock (inks). See the page enlarged.
Bruce Timm, from 'Mad Love'
The Kirby is strong with this one: Bruce Timm art from the Batman Mad Love collection. See entire page.
Lynda Carter - Wonder Woman
Original Page Dec 10, 2012 | Updated Dec 2013