Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Double-Retro Movie Captain America!

Since this month is the 70th Anniversary of Captain America's debut and the new big-budget Captain America movie is filming, we thought it time to take a look at the original 1940s movie Cap.
And, to make it even more fun, we'd look at it from a Silver Age perspective, when Cap had just been resurrected in The Avengers...
Specifically, an article from the HTF 1960s magazine On the Scene Presents: Super-Heroes!
PLUS: Here's the (reissue) trailer for the serial itself...

Monday, March 28, 2011

Reading Room Annex: THE GREEN HORNET in "Threat of the Red Dragons" Conclusion

The Green Hornet had confronted the Red Dragons, suggesting they blackmail Kato, thereby enabling the duo to track the tong to their base of operations, and their leader...
 Story by Paul Newman.
Art by Dan Spiegle.
Upcoming in the Reading Room Annex: More interplanetary warfare with the Space Busters!

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Sunday, March 27, 2011

Reading Room Annex: THE GREEN HORNET in "Threat of the Red Dragons" Part 2

A new Chinatown tong, The Red Dragons, is threatening honest citizens, including friends of Kato (never a good idea).
Tracking a clue to the shop of Mao-Tse, who is involved with the tong, The Green Hornet and Kato discover...
We'll see who bites...and how hard, in tomorrow's exciting conclusion!

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Saturday, March 26, 2011

Reading Room Annex: THE GREEN HORNET in "Threat of the Red Dragons" Part 1

We're taking a break from interstellar battle for a slightly more down-to-earth tale featuring everyone's favorite insect-based superhero!
It's the Silver-Age Green Hornet (and Kato) from #2 of the short-lived Gold Key book based on the tv series!
We'll find out where the light is coming from...tomorrow!

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Friday, March 25, 2011

Video Fridays: Sucker Punch!

Continuing our weekly feature "Video Fridays"...
Click on the Banner for REALLY BIG image!
New flick directed by Zach Snyder and starring Fantastic Femmes Vanessa Hudgens and Jamie Chung plus future Fantastic Femmes Emily Browning, Abbie Cornish and Jena Malone!

You can see more Sucker Punch videos HERE!

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Happy 70th, Captain America!

To celebrate his 70th Anniversary (March, 1941), we're presenting a gallery of Captain America art by Jim Steranko (above) and the character's co-creator Jack Kirby (all the rest).
Click on the art to enlarge

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Reading Room Annex: SPACE BUSTERS in "Death Rite of the Dwarfs"

The third (and final) chapter of the Mars Campaign from #1 of SpaceBusters.
You can find Part One HERE and Part Two HERE!
The battle continues, soon, in SpaceBusters #2...

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which also features SpaceMan Jet!
plus these kool space-war items from Amazon!