It's a blizzard of frozen flakes of comic book movie news, blown in by the arctic winds and accumulating in today's news-drift! Read on...
Remember Frank Miller's first teaser poster for 'The Spirit'? Well, at least one person wonders if the new 'Buck Rogers' movie might look something like this:
On a cheerier note, we've also got a copy of the DC Comics holiday card, also drawn by Haley.
Newsarama has a look at the cover to the 'Watchmen' book by Titan. - [LINK]
New leaked photos are online - [LINK]
Blogger reports on additional filming that's happening in Los Angeles - [LINK]
The following message was posted on the 2000 AD Message boards for fans of 'Judge Dredd'.
Rebellion and 2000 AD are proud to announce that Judge Dredd is coming to a cinema near you soon!
Together with DNA Films, the movie production company behind such great sci-fi movies such as Sunshine and 28 Weeks Later, Judge Dredd will go into production in 2009.
Jason Kingsley, CEO and Creative Director said, ‘We can’t give away too many details at this point, but we’re looking forward to working with DNA Films to bring Judge Dredd back to the big screen.’
Didn't get out to the Hollywood premiere of 'The Spirit' last week? Variety has you covered with a brief commentary and photos.
Some interesting quotes:
Lionsgate production prexy Michael Paseornek: "Most movies based on comicbooks are interpretations. This is shot in the way you read a comicbook with all the impact and power."
Producer Deborah Del Prete: "This is a comicbook movie where the visual art is up on the screen. The stylized look is so key."
Actor Samuel L. Jackson: "He told me I could play it as large as I wanted. After that I was going for Vincent Price as Dr. Phibes."
Mattel has released official images for the Dark Knight Movie Masters action figures of Two-Face, Chase Harvey Dent, Sonar Batman and Bank Robbery Joker.