Sony Moving Forward with ‘Venom’

Sony has hired ‘Zombieland’ writers Pual Wernick and Rhett Reese to pen a Spider-Man spin off focusing on the villain Venom. The details of the script are deeply under-wraps (of course), and seem to be focusing on the mythology of the  character. Personally, the last Spider-Man in my humble opinion was a turkey. I hated …

Frank Miller Releases ‘Spirit’ Pictures

Frank Miller, the well-known writer of such things as ‘300,’ and ‘Sin City,’ and the co-director of the latter has released 40 pictures from his latest project- the live adaptation of Will Eisner’s famous comic book hero, The Spirit. Obviously, there’s some work still to be done. Miller is shooting ‘The Spirit’ much like ‘Sin …

Creator Rights Restored

Here’s an interesting article for ya’ll regarding creators’ rights. The New York Times is running a piece regarding a recent ruling where the heirs of Jerome Siegel, who along with Joseph Shuster created Superman, are entitled to a portion of the copyright for the character Superman.

‘Monster Zoo’ Heading to the Big Screen

I think I’m going to bang out a graphic novel soon just to have the rights to it bought up.  Sam Raimi and Paramount have just obtained the rights to make an adaptation of the graphic novel, ‘Monster Zoo.’  ‘Zoo’ is a story about a boy who finds that his local zoo holds more than …