Brazilian police recruit Batman to lower city's crime rate

Unbeknownst to DC Comics, a new sequel to The Dark Knight Returns is unfolding in the Brazilian city of Taubaté. Police have recruited 50-year-old military retiree and local Batman impersonator André Luiz Pinheiro to patrol crime-ridden neighborhoods. » 3/08/12 3:45pm 3/08/12 3:45pm

Classic comic book covers, transformed into loopy GIFs

Kerry Callen has transformed a series of classic comic book illustrations into clever, endlessly cycling GIFs. He's given Amazing Spider-Man #33, The Dark Knight Returns #1, Justice League of America #6, and Iron Man #128 the animated treatment. Finally, that fairly tasteless "Tony Stark with delirium tremens" motion… » 12/03/11 3:10pm 12/03/11 3:10pm

The Superman reboot may feature a surprising female lead. Plus new…

Wake up with spoilers! Whoever the female main character is in the new Superman movie... it's not who you think. The visual effects designer for The Dark Knight Rises promises the movie will use as many practical effects as possible — and that includes a real Anne Hathaway in a real Catwoman outfit. Brooklyn Decker… » 2/04/11 6:00am 2/04/11 6:00am

Superman Vs. Batman Rumors Just Won't Die

We already told you about the Superman Vs. Batman in-joke movie billboard that makes an appearance in I Am Legend, and there's a grainy shot of it above. When you watch this in a crowded theater you can hear the fangasm of recognition pass through the audience when this image slides by, and now various fan sites seem… » 12/19/07 6:15am 12/19/07 6:15am