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THE PREDATOR arrives in cinemas and IMAX 3D on September 12 On the set of THE PREDATOR, the cast took some time to address a question that many have pondered - who would win in Predator Vs... say, The Rock? Or The Punisher? See how the debate went down in this fun featurette, revealed today by Twentieth Century Fox. THE PREDATOR is brought to you by director Shane Black and stars Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown, Alfie Allen, Thomas Jane, Augusto Aguilera, Jake Busey and Yvonne Strahovski. From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home in Shane Black’s explosive reinvention of the Predator series. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other species. When a young boy accidentally triggers their return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scie

"Are You Jokin' At Me?" A Theory About New Joaquin Phoenix Movie

By Patrick Gibbs Screenrant   speculated yesterday that the mysterious Joaquin Phoenix  Joker standalone film may be a "What if?" movie about Trump in the world of Batman. The theory was largely sparked by the announcement of the casting Alec Baldwin as Thomas Wayne, and the description on him as a tanned, as "cheesy, tanned businessman who is more in the mold on Donald Trump," as described by  Hollywood Reporter . Now Baldwin is out, which may be for the best if that's the idea people are getting. Batman with Donald Trump in it isn't much of a premise, Baldwin needs to avoid becoming forever associated with him, and I don't think it's the driving force behind the vision for this project. I Consider another line in the HR article:   " Taxi Driver and King of Comedy " are the watchwords.  We already know that Robert De Niro is playing a talk show host, and that the dynamic is reminiscent of Scorsese's De Niro/Jerry Lewis classic.  N


“Very real. Very magical. Very amazing. Your favorite new comic book is here.” —Jason Aaron "I was sucked in from page one and couldn't put it down." —Mark Waid Image Comics is pleased to reveal a sneak preview from MIDDLEWEST, an all-new series from author Skottie Young (I HATE FAIRYLAND, Deadpool) and artist Jorge Corona (NO. 1 WITH A BULLET, Feathers, Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack), which will launch this November. The lands between the coasts are vast, slow to change, and full of hidden magics. Mistakes have been made, and an unwitting adventurer searches for answers to quell a coming storm that knows his name. MIDDLEWEST is the tale of Abel, a young boy who must navigate an old land in order to reconcile his family's history. MIDDLEWEST #1 will hit stores on Wednesday, November 21st. The final order cutoff for retailers is Monday, October 29th. MIDDLEWEST #1 Cover A by Mike Huddleston - Diamond Code SEP180050 MIDDLEWEST #1 Cover B by Cor


New Series, Dead Rabbit Coming Soon From Image Comics Image Comics is pleased to reveal a teaser trailer and preview pages for the forthcoming new series from Gerry Duggan (ANALOG, Deadpool) and John McCrea (MYTHIC, Hitman)—DEAD RABBIT—launching from Image Comics this October. Back in the '90s, Dead Rabbit was a prolific Boston stick-up man and hoodlum, until he took down one last big score and disappeared. Nobody ever discovered the truth: he retired to be with the love of his life. Now he’s back in the mask to save her, but no one—not his wife, the mafia, or the cops—is happy that he’s out of retirement. Fans of KILL OR BE KILLED and The Departed will love this new action-comedy-drama tale and its main character Martin Dobbs, aka: Dead Rabbit—the man who says he’s descended from one of the original gangs of New York City. DEAD RABBIT #1 will hit stores on Wednesday, October 5th. The final order cutoff deadline from retailers is Monday, September 10th.  DEAD RABBIT #1

Your First Look at Cullen Bunn & Jonas Scharf’s BONE PARISH #3 from BOOM! Studios

“The intersection of supernatural horror and Southern gothic crime noir is a fascinating one” – Paste Magazine “…a story worth telling (and reading) over 12 issues.” – The Oregonian “a brilliant burst of words and illustration” - Syfy “It’s scary stuff brought to life by Scharf’s fantastic storytelling” - Nerdist BOOM! Studios unveiled today a first look at BONE PARISH #3, continuing the critically acclaimed twelve-issue necromantic horror series from superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, The Unsound) and artist Jonas Scharf (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) that follows the proliferation of a new drug sweeping through the streets of New Orleans—one made from the ashes of the dead. The Winters knew making a drug from the ashes of the dead could have fatal consequences—but now that drug may be the only thing that can help them save their family from the Cartel. As war threatens everything they hold dear, will they survive this deadly gambit? “As Cullen, Jonas, Alex, and E


Image Comics has sent us a sneak preview from EXORSISTERS and we can share the preview with you.  It's an all-new series by Eisner Award-winning writer Ian Boothby (The Simpsons, MAD Magazine) and artist Gisèle Lagacé (Ménage à 3, Archie Meets Ramones, Jem & the Holograms, Betty Boop), which will launch this October. Readers meet Cate and Kate Harrow, twins who investigate the paranormal and take cases that no one else will. Did you sign a deal with the Devil? Has your fiancé been dragged to Hell? Then these identical twins will be the first ones you call for a timely soul retrieval. Part Ghostbusters, part Supernatural, readers will love joining the world of this crime solving duo. EXORSISTERS #1 will hit stores on Wednesday, October 17th. The final order cutoff for retailers is Monday, September 24th. EXORSISTERS #1 Cover A by Lagacé - Diamond Code AUG180029 EXORSISTERS #1 Cover B by Pia Guerra - Diamond Code AUG180030 EXORSISTERS #1 Cover C by Kari (Limited) - Dia

Celebrate Apes50 with a special offer on ‘Crisis on the Planet of the Apes’ from FoxNext VR Studio

Go ape on PlayStation VR With 2018 marking the 50th Anniversary of the first film in the long running and much loved Planet of the Apes franchise, FoxNext VR Studio has announced a special celebratory price of £7.99 for VR experience Crisis on the Planet of the Apes on PSVR for a limited time only. Run, climb, swing and shoot your way to safety in Crisis on the Planet of the Apes as you work to escape a scientific facility, using an innovative set of motion mechanics. Hop to it though - the celebrations can only last for so long… PlayStation VR Now available - 05/09 Crisis on the Planet of the Apes VR - £7.99 Apes - ABOUT CRISIS ON THE PLANET OF THE APES VR Crisis on the Planet of the Apes VR introduces an innovative set of motion mechanics in VR. For the first time, players are able to feel the strength and vigour of an Ape with every movement, from running, climbing and moving to cover, as th

BOOM! Studios Unveils A First Look at FIREFLY #1

#MalCrushMonday Concludes Weekly Five Part Spotlight on The November 2018 Return of Joss Whedon’s Sci-Fi Epic BOOM! Studios today unveiled the final #MalCrushMonday, a weekly five part spotlight on the debut of FIREFLY #1 in November 2018, bringing the iconic worldwide pop culture phenomenon back to comic books, original graphic novels and more in partnership with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products. Now get your first look inside FIREFLY #1, the all-new series revealing the secret Firefly history that fans have demanded for years! New York Times best-selling writer Greg Pak (World War Hulk, Mech Cadet Yu) and artist Dan McDaid (Judge Dredd), along with series creator & story consultant  Joss Whedon (the visionary writer/director behind Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Marvel’s The Avengers and more), tell the definitive story of the Unification War, the intergalactic civil war that divided friend and family alike. “There’s a special kind of magic that makes the best Firefly stori

BOOM! Studios Unveils First Look at WWE: NXT TAKEOVER – INTO THE FIRE #1

Asuka, The Empress of Tomorrow, Makes Her Debut in September 2018 BOOM! Studios and WWE today unveiled a first look at WWE: NXT TAKEOVER – INTO THE FIRE #1 from writer Dennis Hopeless (Jean Grey) and artist Hyeonjin Kim (Sisters of Sorrow), continuing the weekly event series on-sale in September 2018. NXT has become WWE’s third global brand, and the launching pad for some of today’s biggest Superstars including Seth Rollins, Charlotte Flair, Braun Strowman, Alexa Bliss and many more.. Now, in WWE: NXT TAKEOVER – INTO THE FIRE #1, the spotlight shifts to the groundbreaking Women’s Division where Asuka, the Empress of Tomorrow, makes her debut. Fans will also learn the story behind Paige’s return to SmackDown Live, as she scouts NXT for potential allies. “The Women of NXT helped changed the landscape of WWE and we’re thrilled to put the spotlight on Asuka,” said Chris Rosa, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “And for fans of Paige, you’ll learn just what she was doing before she made her WWE

The Original Defenders Return with DEFENDERS: THE BEST DEFENSE!

Featuring all-star creative teams and brand new stories of the non-team, coming this December! Doctor Strange. The Immortal Hulk. Namor the Sub-Mariner. The Silver Surfer. You know their names and you know their powers…and you know them as the DEFENDERS! This December, Marvel’s favorite non-team – the original Defenders – return in all-new stories! With an assembly of stellar creative teams, writers and artists such as Chip Zdarsky (Marvel 2-In-One), Gerry Duggan (Deadpool), Jason Latour (Spider-Gwen), Simone Di Meo (Old Man Logan Annual), Carlos Magno (Thunderbolts), Greg Smallwood (Moon Knight), Al Ewing (The Immortal Hulk) and Joe Bennett (The Immortal Hulk) will spin five interconnected specials that tell a unique and captivating story for each original Defender. See below for the full creative teams, and stay tuned to Marvel for more information, coming soon! IMMORTAL HULK: THE BEST DEFENSE Written by AL EWING Art by SIMONE DI MEO NAMOR: THE BEST DEFENSE Written

Wizard World Comic Con returns to Austin this Sept. 21-23 with early celebrity guests announced

'DOCTOR WHO' DUO PETER CAPALDI AND PEARL MACKIE, JON HEDER, HENRY WINKLER AMONG TOP CELEBRITIES SCHEDULED TO ATTEND WIZARD WORLD COMIC CON AUSTIN, SEPT. 21-23 Wizard World Comic Con returns to Austin for ninth year with Holly Marie Combs, Brian Krause, Kevin Sorbo, Charisma Carpenter, Thomas Ian Nicholas also headlining guest roster; talented comics creators, live entertainment, variety of exhibitors, cosplayers, robust programming to take place at Austin Convention Center Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2018 schedule with its ninth trip to the Austin Convention Center at Wizard World Comic Con Austin, Sept. 21-23. The "Doctor Who" duo of Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie, Jon Heder ("Napoleon Dynamite," "Blades of Glory"), Henry Winkler ("Happy Days," "Barry"), Holly Marie Combs ("Charmed," "Picket Fences"), Charisma Carpenter ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Angel"), Brian

Jason Aaron, Mahmud Asrar and Esad Ribic Lead New CONAN THE BARBARIAN Series!

The new adventures begin this January! This January, Conan makes his triumphant return to Marvel Comics in the all-new CONAN THE BARBARIAN! And today, Marvel is excited to announce the new creative team of the first series – the acclaimed team who will lead the famed barbarian into his new adventures! Superstar writer Jason Aaron will helm the new tales of the sword-slashing hero, bringing him to life alongside star artist Mahmud Asrar (X-Men Red, Cloak and Dagger). Aaron and Asrar will be joined by cover artist Esad Ribic (Fantastic Four, Secret Wars, Marvel Legacy) and Eisner Award-winning colorist Matt Wilson (Runaways, The Mighty Thor.) “I've literally been preparing for this job since I was 13 and discovered my first Robert E. Howard Conan paperback in a used bookstore in my little hometown of Jasper, Alabama,” said Aaron. “I devoured every Howard book I could find after that, and I've been making up Conan stories in my head ever since. Now I finally get to do that


FireFly Big Damn Heroes Box Set BOOM! Studios unveiled the fourth #MalCrushMonday, a weekly five part spotlight on the debut of FIREFLY #1 in November 2018, bringing the iconic worldwide pop culture phenomenon back to comic books, original graphic novels and more in partnership with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products. Celebrate the launch of FIREFLY #1 - from New York Times best-selling writer Greg Pak (World War Hulk, Mech Cadet Yu) and artist Dan McDaid (Judge Dredd), along with series creator & story consultant Joss Whedon (the visionary writer/director behind Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Marvel’s The Avengers and more) - with the very first FIREFLY BIG DAMN HEROES BOX! Strictly limited to 1000 units worldwide, this collectible deluxe box set is packed with Firefly essentials to tide you over for the long haul through the ‘Verse as BOOM! Studios reveals the secret Firefly history that fans have demanded for years — the definitive story of the Unification War, the intergalactic

Your First Look at OVER THE GARDEN WALL: HOLLOW TOWN #1 from BOOM! Studios

Discover A New Journey into The Unknown in September 2018 BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at OVER THE GARDEN WALL: HOLLOW TOWN #1, beginning a new five issue limited series set in the world inspired by the Emmy® Award-winning Cartoon Network animated series Over The Garden Wall. Wirt, Greg, and Beatrice return to the Unknown as they stumble on a small town inhabited entirely by eerie wooden doll-people in an all-new adventure from writer Celia Lowenthal (Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Fairies) and artist Jorge Monlongo (Powerpuff Girls comic book series). But after Greg loses a shoe, it’s up to Wirt to earn money for a new pair, leading him to babysit some doll-children that may cause Wirt to stay in town forever… OVER THE GARDEN WALL: HOLLOW TOWN #1 features a main cover by Celia Lowenthal, along with variant covers by Natalie Hall (Adventure Time) and Miguel Mercado (Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers). “Over The Garden Wall beautifully blends fascinating characters, exciting