All posts from “watchmen”

Imagining the deaths of people still living

March 6, 2009 6:42 PM

MTV Splash Page reports that former Chrysler CEO Lee Iacocca is not happy about the fact that Watchmen depicts him being shot and killed in an alternate version of the 1980s. Larry Carroll writes: In director Zack Snyder's "Watchmen,"...

A God Among Men

March 5, 2009 7:52 PM

We'll probably be talking a lot about Watchmen in the upcoming days and I really look forward to seeing what Russ Breimeier has to say about the film. I screened it several days ago and it hasn't let go...

How important is "accuracy" in a movie?

March 5, 2009 4:54 PM

No time to post anything terribly in-depth right now, but a question has been nagging at me, so I thought I'd throw it out there. There has been a lot of talk lately -- a lot -- about Zack Snyder's...

Newsbites 2: The comics and superheroes edition!

February 26, 2009 5:46 PM

Is anyone else feeling superhero fatigue yet? 1. Marvel fans can rest easy! Samuel L. Jackson will be back as Nick Fury after all -- not once, not twice, not thrice, but in nine different movies, including Iron Man 2,...

Newsbites 1: The comics and superheroes edition!

February 21, 2009 7:36 AM

1. It may not have been nominated for Best Picture, but re-releasing The Dark Knight last month has paid off in one small way, at least: the film has finally raked in the last few pennies it needed to gross...