"No CGI is an important factor here. With films based on such a fantastic theme, having real actors in costume and actual physical sets adds a realism and grittiness that makes you feel you are there. I never got that real feel with the newer movies."
"Interesting. I expected the price point to be closer to IDWs Artist Edition books.
As much as I like Windsor-Smith the artist, I am not much of a fan of his writing. I quickly lost interest in his Storyteller series after a couple of issues. My…"
"A buddy of mine, who is also a big BWS fan, recently sent me a link regarding the book. It sounds massive - over 300 pages if I remember correctly. It does seem like many years since I first read about the project - either on his website or in…"
"Psycho is the only movie to cause me to jump out of my seat while watching at home. I was in high school at the time. I was watching alone while the rest of the family was busy elsewhere in the house. It was early evening, lights on, not a spooky…"
"Having enjoyed The Spectre Showcase issues, then missing out on the debut issue of his own title, I grabbed Spectre #2 without even looking at the interior pages. I still remember the shock of what was my first exposure to Neal Adams art. Following…"
"Or did Star Trek get the idea of a gangster controlled planet from Green Lantern? GL #55 and 56 were published in the summer of 1967 - "A Piece of the Action" was originally broadcast on January 12, 1968."
"As planned, my wife and I watched Haunting of Collinwood this weekend, splitting it up over two nights. The three hour show provides a good overview of Dark Shadows for anyone looking for a relatively quick sample of series continuity. At the end of…"
"For anyone who wants to get into Dark Shadows but is intimidated by the 1200 plus episodes of the series, there may be a solution. I stumbled across two compilations on the streaming service Tubi - Dark Shadows:The Vampires Curse and Dark…"
"Rob's comments piqued my interest in Dark Shadows once again. Last night I watched Master of Dark Shadows a very good documentary on the career of Dan Curtis. My wife and I also watched the first three installments of Dark Shadows:The…"
"I've read the story so I know what was selected and thought it was a good choice. It's A Wonderful Life might have been a good alternative but I wonder if the princess, having never seen a movie, would understand the fantasy elements and…"
"The old memory fails me again as I thought Kane had referred to Robert Taylor as the model for GL not the Atom. And yet, Kane's rendition of Hal Jordon looks a heck of a lot more like Robert Taylor than Paul Newman. "