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We've recently moved our columnists, but older columns can't be moved without losing the Legionnaires' comments, which we value highly. So…

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Axe falls on some comics-related shows, but plenty more are on air, in pipeline

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency June 20, 2019 -- A lot of comics-related TV shows have been canceled lately, and some folks will…

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'Legion' is fascinating, even if you can't trust your own lying eyes

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency An unreliable narrator is an interesting storytelling device. But Fox’s Legion, which premiered…

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20 Jun 20
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The Book!

Friends and neighbors: As most of you know, I am writing a book about journalists in comic books. It's a riff on my Master's thesis. It's k…

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50 Jun 19
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'Dark Phoenix' didn't have emotional power of the comics -- nor could it

  Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox. Dark Phoenix includes younger characters with less weight than their comics counterparts, including (fro…

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0 Jun 18

'Jessica Jones' returns for Season 2 at Netflix as co-creator leaves comics series

Copyright Marvel Television Inc Krysten Ritter reprises the role of the title character in the second season of “Jessica Jones.”  Andrew A…

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11 Jun 18
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Latest 'Swamp Thing' adaptation appears to be its own animal

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency June 6, 2019 -- The new Swamp Thing TV show isn’t your daddy’s swamp monster. It isn’t even Alan…

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2 Jun 11
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'DC's Year of the Villain' is both deja vu and something new

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency In comics, history not only repeats, but it usually raises the stakes. Case in point: “The Year o…

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5 May 29
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'S.H.I.E.L.D.,' 'Lucifer' enjoy reprieves, but 'iZombie' still shuffling off to cemetery

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency iZombie, Lucifer and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – three shows whose obits had already been w…

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0 May 20

'Endgame,' 'Gotham,' 'Game of Thrones': Genre writers have discovered the power of endings

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency Genre fiction seems to have rediscovered a powerful piece of storytelling: The ending. The most o…

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3 May 12
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Wide variety, full stories at Free Comic Book Day show why it's a great time to be a comics fan

By Andrew A. Smith Tribune Content Agency Publishers have gotten much better at Free Comic Book Day. Rather than a collection of teases to…

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1 May 11
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