It has been seven months since Dallas Theater Center artistic director Kevin Moriarty announced the lineup for DTC's inaugural season in the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre, during which time the venue's been finished and feted and Moriarty wove a month-long Midsummer Night's Dream that ended its ru ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, November 11, 2009...Gorillaz has recruited Watchmen scribe Alan Moore to help out with its new album.Sweet pickles! My Morning Jacket will appear in an episode of American Dad! Dave Grohl says that Kurt Cobain's death was the worst thing to happ ... More >>
Pardon the early-a.m. geekout; no doubt, there will be real news to follow shortly. But first this announcement: Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons's Watchmen are making their way back into theaters on Friday, July 17, in but four cities -- Los Angeles, New York, Minneapolis and, of course, Dallas. But it' ... More >>
Zack Snyder didn't ruin the graphic novel adaptation, but he doesn't get it either.
See 300 Spartans represent at the Inwood
Alex W. Spence's very own Greg Pak is writing Hulk comics these days -- and I could not be more envious, damn it. Heading out early today -- going over to Lone Star Comics on Mockinbird Lane to see my old junior-high pal Greg Pak, easily the most famous student to escape Alex W. Spence Middle School ... More >>
This is the 1955 Peanuts strip Heritage will auction off next month -- yours for, oh, a hundred thou, maybe? A few months back, Heritage Auction Galleries set a world's record for the sale of an original Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday comic strip: The Dallas-based auctioneer got $77,675 when it unloa ... More >>
Don't tell vice you're looking at this picture from Alan Moore's (porno)graphic novel Lost Girls. Really. Not kidding. Got a call this morning from a friend who owns a comic book store. This friend's a swell...well, let's just say a swell person. So, anyway, this person calls and says that yesterday ... More >>
V for Vendetta delivers less, not Moore
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Neil Gaiman returns to his influential, beloved Sandman
The comic-book Gentlemen have never been more flat
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A decade ago, Vertigo started a revolution by making comics for adults
Grant Morrison's the best writer in comics--and maybe the oddest
15 years later, Frank Miller once more dons Batman's cape and cowl
Only the most dedicated fanboy will find much to like about the Justice League
Albert and Allen Hughes deliver a sensuous but grisly message From Hell
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Terry Moore's characters aren't super heroes, but they'll hang out with some this weekend
Sam Hamm writes great scripts. So why do they rarely get made?
We Oui? Non Non!; Outing Myself; Comic Tragedy
Creatively, comic books are healthier than they've ever been. So why is everyone rushing to bury the industry?
Wonder women; Cool Kidd; Give it a rest