This Dark Short Film Reveals Peter Pan's Depressing Origin Story

Régis Loisel's Peter Pan is a graphic novel origin story that envisions Peter escaping a Dickensian childhood to become champion of Neverland. This striking short fantasy film adapts part of Loisel's comic. » 4/28/14 11:40am 4/28/14 11:40am

Fantasy Novels That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

Everbody loves a good dark, horrible fantasy. A misanthopic adventure, in which everybody is morally compromised, and we all live and die in the dirt. But every now and then, it's nice to read a fantasy novel in which people are, you know... good. » 5/11/12 12:08pm 5/11/12 12:08pm

Heroes Embrace, Cast Comic Book Fans

It's taken them three seasons, but Heroes » 8/12/08 3:30pm 8/12/08 3:30pm is finally embracing its heritage with the announcement that Seth Green and Breckin Meyer are to join the cast of NBC's superhuman drama, playing two massive comic book nerds. Does this mean that we're going to see more of 9th Wonders, the show's deus ex comic book plot…

(Almost) All of Star Trek's Comic Book Adventures Come To DVD

Just in time for those of us making very early holiday gift lists, TrekMovie has news of the ideal present for the comic-book-reading Star Trek » 8/07/08 6:30am 8/07/08 6:30am fan in your life. Especially if that happens to be yourself: A DVD compilation spanning 35 years (and five publishers) of four-color voyages called .Produced by GITCorp, the…

Fugly-Twin Powers, Activate!

We told you yesterday about the upcoming line of Heroes figures, and now we've tracked down more images of the first wave of toys based on the hit NBC show. These are apparently all prototype figures — the real ones will be out later this year. Based on what we've seen, maybe that means there's still a chance to go… » 1/11/08 10:20am 1/11/08 10:20am

The Coolness of New "Heroes" Action Figures? Not So Much.

The most recent issue of Toyfare magazine came out yesterday, and it has a spread on all the new Heroes action figures that'll be out later this year. Since it's looking less and less likely that you'll be seeing new episodes anytime soon, it might be time to pick up some of these and bust out that video camera.… » 1/10/08 2:00pm 1/10/08 2:00pm

Next Week On Heroes: Claire Gets Picked Up


You can add "Are you a robot or an alien?" to your list of can't-miss pick-up lines, judging from this preview clip of Monday's Heroes. The dorky flying boy tossed out some "negs," just like on The Pickup Artist, and now he's already making nookie with Claire. And just watch how West kino-escalates. It's pretty… » 10/05/07 12:36am 10/05/07 12:36am