Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics [Blu-ray]
THE JOKER, LEX LUTHOR, CATWOMAN, DOOMSDAY, BANE. What makes them so thrillingly watchable? So terribly wonderful? So extremely vital to our super heroes and their worlds? This new feature-length documentary explores these questions across seven decades of DC Comics' hallowed Rogues' Gallery of infamous evildoers.
HotToys "Man of Steel" Jor-El Sixth Scale Figure
The movie accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Academy Awars winner, Russell Crowe, as Jor-El; featuring a meticulously crafted costume and highly detailed accessories.
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Available This Week: December 11, 2013.
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Very close. Look, I'm not going to be one of these guys that's going to be, like, lamenting things. But is Tim Burton one of my favourite directors? Yes. Did I see some of the drawings of where he wanted to go? Yes. And I will tell you, they were fantastic and it would have been a mind-blowing experience. Did I have a concept of how to play the character? Yes, and I can tell you it would have been gutsy. So maybe Warner Brothers got scared because they had two artists that weren't afraid to take chances.
Head to the Mirror.co.uk website to take the 20 question Superman quiz (although at least four of the questions are not really Superman related, so be warned).
The Kent Farm house and barn were constructed for "Man of Steel" on a property in Yorkville where an old farm house once stood many years ago. The farmer who owns the property was persuaded to plant corn in his fields months ahead of shooting for "Man of Steel" so that the corn would be at the height required by Zack Snyder at the start of filming. Whether such preparations have been made for the follow-up film is unknown.
The voting booth for our 13th annual awards ceremony for the world of Superman has closed!
Voting began on November 11, 2013 and ended 11.59pm on December 9, 2013.
The 2013 SHIELD Awards gave you, the fans, the opportunity to voice your opinions about comics with a 2013 cover date, Superman related TV shows, and Superman merchandise released in 2013.
Everyone who voted in the 2013 SHIELD Awards automatically went into the draw for a chance to win a Walmart Exclusive "Man of Steel" Blu-ray Steelbook.
There could only be one winner and that person is: Sheraz Farooqi
The results have been forwarded on to DC Comics, Warner Bros., Cartoon Network and the various winners. Congratulations to those creative people involved!
Who is your favorite live-action Perry White actor of all time?
There have been a lot of good actors who have played the role of Daily Planet editor-in-chief Perry White over the years. However the one clear favorite amongst Superman fans is Lane Smith from the "Lois & Clark" TV series, who scored nearly half the votes in this poll.
Following behind him was Jackie Cooper from the Christopher Reeve Superman movies, with "Adventures of Superman" TV's Perry White, John Hamilton ("Don't call me Chief!") taking third position.
Here's the complete breakdown:
Pierre Watkin (Superman Serials)
2% [3 Votes]
John Hamilton (Adventures of Superman)
11% [17 Votes]
Eric Mason (Broadway Musical)
0% [0 Votes]
Jackie Cooper (Superman: The Movie)
21% [31 Votes]
Lane Smith (Lois & Clark)
49% [74 Votes]
Michael McKean (Smallville)
2% [3 Votes]
Frank Langella (Superman Returns)
7% [11 Votes]
Laurence Fishburne (Man of Steel)
8% [12 Votes]
However, a source speculated that if Warners is populating the movie with members of the Justice League, Momoa could also play the Martian Manhunter, a super-powered alien trapped on Earth. Momoa, with his muscular physique, could be a fit for either character.
In tonight's show we chatted with special guest Matthew K. Manning about his new book "The Superman Files" (which is available for $47.44 from our online store). Listen now to what he had to say:
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Cover date: February 2014
"The Dark Age - Part 2"
Writer: Tom Taylor
Penciller: Nicola Scott
Inker: Trevor Scott
Cover: Ethan Van Sciver and Hi-Fi
Reviewed by: T.A. Ewart (aka liheibao)
"Power Struggle: Strange Visitor"
Writer: Christos Gage
Penciller: Iban Coello
Inker: Iban Coello
Cover: Khary Randolph & Emilio Lopez
Reviewed by: T.A. Ewart (aka liheibao)