Lichtenstein's Aquaman, Norman Rockwell's Optimus Prime, and Other Fine…

Earlier this week, we showed you Hillary White's amazingly bizarre mashups of pop culture characters with classic paintings. Now other artists are getting in on the act, taking Wolverine, Black Canary, and a host of other heroes out of their normal comic book element and putting them in pieces of fine art. » 4/21/12 7:30am 4/21/12 7:30am

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Little girl's cyclops cosplay is adorable and/or horrifying

Kids can do no wrong when it comes to cosplay, but this moppet went far beyond the call of duty with this jarring cyclops costume. Photographer Danny Choo snapped this bizarre cyclopean attire at Tokyo's Wonder Festival recently. I wouldn't know whether to call children's services, prefectural police, or a yōkai » 2/17/12 3:50pm 2/17/12 3:50pm

Insane X-Men club kid fashion makes blowing up Sentinels look good

You may remember Kevin Wada and Max Wittert's haute couture remixes of the X-Men's superheroing outfits. The artists have now drafted a new batch of mutant apparel that ranges from Chamber's plasma frock to Cyclops' quartz slab sunglasses to Namor's winged anklets. Which, to be perfectly honest, I would wear the living … » 1/03/12 7:00am 1/03/12 7:00am

What if the mutants of the X-Men were truly mutated?

The X-Men always complain that they're loathed by society, but they never think to stop it's because they're so damned good-looking. And barring a few select team members, the X-Men are more Olympic water polo team pin-up calendar, less genetically quirky superhero squad. But what if the comeliest of X-Men couldn't… » 9/27/11 2:00pm 9/27/11 2:00pm

Are We About To Get An X-Men Movie Reboot?

Next year sees the release of X-Men Origins: Wolverine » 7/30/08 11:30am 7/30/08 11:30am and we already know that is in the works too. But is Fox also looking to reboot that X-Men franchise with a new movie that will introduce the first-ever students at Professor Xavier's School For Gifted Children? A couple of clues seem to be pointing in that…

Director Who Revitalized Westerns Turns His Single Eye To Scifi

A French graphic novel that asks tough questions about war and cyber-voyeurism is getting a movie adaptation directed by James Mangold (3:10 To Yuma). Cyclops (Cyclopes) is about a team of mercenaries in a dystopian future who wear webcams on their helmets, to broadcast their killing sprees to civilian voyeurs. Click… » 3/18/08 6:30am 3/18/08 6:30am