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Yvonne Craig

News

Giant Batman exhibit planned by DC for 2019 comicon - Newsarama

Vanessa Kirby for new Catwoman? Movieweb says it could be (the new Batman movie is officially in production now according to wegotthiscovered).

Spiderman Far from Home has conquered China - - they're racking up the grosses, numbers at The Standard.

Batman Beyond reunion at comicon - news on this at IGN.

Paul Levtiz talks Vertigo and its impact at Bleeding Cool (if you didn't know, DC is closing down Vertigo).


News

State by state guide to favorite comic superheroes - Catwoman rules New Mexico, Batman owns Kentuckey, Black Panther is most popular in North Carolina... Story at Deseret News

Avengers Endgame home video release will include deleted scenes - I would like a Howard the Duck cameo ... but that's not in the cards. Story at Newsarama

You can't sell one million copies of an issue in the direct market - thus spake article at comicbook com


Catwomen

News

Marvel Vs DC, state by state = DC wins - Survey of Cable preferences across the USA at comic book.com

Andy Serkis attached to the Matt Reeves Batman project - Killer Croc? Penguin? Riddler? BAT-MITE? Story at IGN

Joe and Anthony Russo admit they want one more featuring Captain America - Story at Cheatsheet



Game of Throne writers to take over Star Wars franchise

May 16, 2019: New writers coming ....Story at UK Telegraph and at Vanity Fair

Darth Throne of Game


Julie Newmar

Super History

Super-history: Comic Book Superheroes and American Society, 1938 to the Present


Tokyo Mix

Michael Keaton's Batman turns thirty

June 26, 2019: Story at USA Today ranks the "Batmen" of cinema and TV, with Keaton coming out #1.


News

Bye-bye Vertigo - DC to shutter their branch publishing brands (Vertigo, DC Zoom and DC Ink) and consolidate everything - Story at Hollywood Reporter

Marvel already "brainstorming" to mix X-Men into the main Marvel universe - Looks like Dark Phoenix might be the last stand alone X-Men. Story at wegotthiscovered.com

All Hail Joel Schumacher's Batman and Robin - - and not because its a good film, rather it was so awful it's the reason the superhero movie genre was rebooted - analysis at Den of Geek [Note: I saw Batman and Robin on opening day with a friend who is a bona fide hardcore Batman fan. By the time we left the theater he was really, really mad.)

JJ Abrams to attack Spiderman next - New York Times claims Abrams (and Son) are taking over cinematic Spidey-town. Apparently they're concocting a new villain to populate this film, too, which is a bad sign to me.


Superhero Movie Number update

June 21, 2019: The Superhero rankings for 2019 so far are:

Film Worldwide
AVENGERS ENDGAME $2,744,471,891
CAPTAIN MARVEL $1,128,046,148
SHAZAM $363,222,994
GLASS $246,985,576
DARK PHOENIX $208,158,960
BRIGHTBURN $28,427,354
HELLBOY $21,903,748

Still coming in 2019: The Joker (October) and Spider-Man Far From Home (July)


Michael Keaton's Batman turns thirty

June 26, 2019: Story at USA Today ranks the "Batmen" of cinema and TV, with Keaton coming out #1.


News June 2019

Bye-bye Vertigo - DC to shutter their branch publishing brands (Vertigo, DC Zoom and DC Ink) and consolidate everything - Story at Hollywood Reporter

Marvel already "brainstorming" to mix X-Men into the main Marvel universe - Looks like Dark Phoenix might be the last stand alone X-Men. Story at wegotthiscovered.com

All Hail Joel Schumacher's Batman and Robin - - and not because its a good film, rather it was so awful it's the reason the superhero movie genre was rebooted - analysis at Den of Geek [Note: I saw Batman and Robin on opening day with a friend who is a bona fide hardcore Batman fan. By the time we left the theater he was really, really mad.)

JJ Abrams to attack Spiderman next - New York Times claims Abrams (and Son) are taking over cinematic Spidey-town. Apparently they're concocting a new villain to populate this film, too, which is a bad sign to me.


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