MTV Scoffs At Scarjo's Spirit Demotion From Surgeon To Secretary

It's a bad sign for Frank Miller's movie adaptation of Will Eisner's The Spirit »11/18/08 7:07pm11/18/08 7:07pm when MTV's own movie-promo special feels the need to explain how much cooler the comic was. In this clip, MTV highlights two of the "Ladies Of The Spirit," then notes how Silken Floss (Scarlett Johansson) is a nuclear physicist and…

12 Splash Pages Will Convince You Frank Miller Shouldn't Adapt The Spirit

Most of the people eagerly awaiting the Frank Miller-ized movie of Will Eisner's amazing comic The Spirit »10/01/08 4:20pm10/01/08 4:20pm have never actually read the original comic. So they probably don't have a sense for the difference between the comic and Miller's campy -esque vision for the film version. So as a public service, we're presenting…

Not Even Samuel L. Jackson In Terrible Eyeliner Can Save The Spirit

New footage from Frank Miller's The Spirit has the Octopus and the Spirit duking it out through a murky cess-pool. It looks like the retarded baby from Sin City. Miller is truly just hell-bent on taking all of the fun out of this remake and just making it his own foul creation. Plus, somebody get the Octopus some… »8/13/08 11:20am8/13/08 11:20am

First Peek at Evil Secretary Silken Floss from Frank Miller's "The Spirit"

Frank Miller, the comic book auteur behind Dark Knight and Sin City, is directing his first film — an adaptation of 1940s newspaper comic The Spirit. Originally written by Will Eisner, the story features a detective dubbed the Spirit after he awakens from a state of suspended animation caused by a supervillain's… »4/09/08 10:00am4/09/08 10:00am