Out of Boneville and Into Hollywood

Jeff Smith’s comic book classic, ‘Bone,’ has been picked up by Warner Bros. for production.  ‘Bone’ follows the tale of three cousins, Phoncible Bone, Smiley Bone and Fone Bone, as they are chased out of Boneville, accidentally landing in a valley that has more to it than it first seems.  With the help of their new …

Look! It’s the Watchmen!

So it’s not coming out until March 6, 2009, but dammit if my geek endorphins aren’t overloading my brain with the bliss that is a peek at the characters suited up for next year’s release, ‘Watchmen.’ Zach Snyder posted this on the official ‘Watchmen’ website: “Here we are, officially one year and counting until the …

Locke & Key Rights Acquired

Dimension Films has just acquired the rights to Joe Hill’s graphic novel, Locke & Key, as a potential franchise. Joe Hill is the son of Stephen King. The book follows a trio of children who become the caretakers a New England mansion called the Keyhouse. The kids discover doors that take them to different places, …

Hellboy II Comic

It seems to be a growing trend to introduce your superhero sequel with an in-between story before the film launches. Guillermo del Torro’s upcoming ‘Hellboy II: The Golden Army’ is no exception. This time it is a comic book that will lead into this summer’s potential blockbuster. The 16-page book is being penned by Mike …