Superheroes, comic books and video games have always been thought of as things for boys. Little girls aren’t into these things but fortunately the times are “a changin’” which isn’t a bad thing. When I was growing up it was rare to meet a girl who was into geek culture now not finding a girl who loves being geeky is the rarity. Continue reading
Vids: Bob Hope: Hope for the Holidays, a Timeless Collection of Christmas Classics from the 20th Century’s Greatest Entertainer
There’s no place like home for the holidays. And there really was no place like Bob Hope’s home for the holidays with Bob, Dolores and the Hope family. Bob Hope’s TV Christmas connection began on December 24, 1950 with The Comedy Hour and from then on, each and every holiday season, Bob invited friends from the world of entertainment and sports to celebrate the season in hilarious and heartwarming fashion. America’s greatest entertainer hands out laughs galore in BOB HOPE: HOPE FOR THE HOLIDAYS! Continue reading
E.V.A.: Whitney Museum of American Art to Present “Dreamlands”: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016, an Overview of Cinematic Experimentation
This fall, the Whitney Museum of American Art presents Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016, a landmark exhibition that focuses on the ways in which technology has created new forms of immersive experience using the moving image. Artists have dismantled and reassembled the conventions of cinema—screen, projection, darkness—to create new readings of space, optical form, and time. The exhibition will fill the Museum’s 18,000-square-foot Neil Bluhm Family Galleries on the fifth floor, as well as the adjacent Kaufman Gallery, and will include a substantial film program in the Susan and John Hess Family Theater, and a series of expanded cinema events organized by Microscope Gallery in Bushwick, Brooklyn, in collaboration with the Whitney. Dreamlands will be on view from October 28, 2016 through February 5, 2017. Continue reading
Equipment: Double Down on Deadpool with New Merc Merch at Comic Shops Coming from Diamond Select Toys
It’s New Toy Day at your local comic shop, and Diamond Select Toys is delivering a double dose of the Merc with a Mouth, Deadpool! One of Marvel’s biggest characters, Deadpool is now the latest Marvel Gallery PVC Diorama, as well as the first in a new line of original Marvel model kits from DST! Plus, the next Vinimates vinyl figure is here! Read on for more details, then find your nearest comic shop at comicshoplocator.com!
The Clown Prince of Crime has bedeviled Batman since the moment he first appeared in Gotham. Not only is The Joker one of the Dark Knight’s greatest villains, he is widely considered one of the greatest villains of all time.
The Joker’s origin and appearance have been revised countless times since his 1940 debut in Batman #1, but the One:12 Collective unquestionably captures his maniacal visage and malevolent madness. Continue reading
Bring the Squad home when “Suicide Squad” arrives onto Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD. From director David Ayer (“Fury,” “End of Watch”) comes “Suicide Squad,” starring Oscar® nominee Will Smith (Best Actor, 2002, “Ali,” Best Actor, 2007 “The Pursuit of Happyness,”), Oscar ® winner Jared Leto (Best Supporting Actor, “Dallas Buyers Club,” 2013), Margot Robbie (“The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Focus”), Joel Kinnaman (Netflix’s “House of Cards”) and Oscar nominee Viola Davis (“The Help,” “Doubt”). Continue reading
Diamond Select Toys is rolling out Series 2.5 of its Marvel Animated Minimates collection, the latest assortment of an exclusive mini-figure line now available only at Walgreens stores. That means it’s time to officially announce the next assortment in the line! This upcoming wave of figures from Diamond Select Toys features all-new two-packs from Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man and Avengers Assemble, including Super Heroes, Super Villains and the first-ever Minimate of Marvel’s breakout star, Squirrel Girl! Continue reading
This morning Star Wars fans were treated to the second full length trailer for the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The trailer is amazing and makes me want to skip Thanksgiving and get straight to December. Continue reading
The long awaited physical copy of Hitman finally has a release date. The Complete First Season arrives on disc on January 31st, 2017 for USD $59.99. So if you didn’t buy the individual episodes, you can now get the whole shebang in one go.
Released in a day one edition SteelBook, HITMAN: The Complete First Season will deliver the ultimate physical version of the game, with over 100 hours of gameplay featuring all of the Season One locations and episodes from the Prologue, France and Italy to Morocco, Thailand, USA and Japan. Play as Agent 47 to take out powerful high-profile targets in an intense spy-thriller story across a world of assassination. Continue reading
Got Zombies on your mind? 2016 is the year of Dead Rising and what better way to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the series and prepare for Dead Rising 4 to hit shelves than to re-live all the classic zombie outbreaks? Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record are available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 for digital download across North America and Europe as of September 13th, 2016. Dead Rising and Dead Rising 2 will get physical releases in North America on Xbox One and PlayStation 4; the original Dead Rising will also be available on Steam as a digital download. Each new version of the game will also include all of the previously released DLC costumes in 1080p at 60 fps. Continue reading