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Bill Murray, after bagels and tequila, defends Miley Cyrus, in first-ever Comic-Con appearance

For the thousands of fans who lined up for hours to get into the first film presentation of this year's<p>Comic-Con International, getting to see comic legendBill Murray in a rare public appearance was (to quote "Caddyshack") a Cinderella story.<p>Making his debut at Comic-Con, the actor, decked out in …

Miley Cyrus

Comic-Con 2015: Marvel's 'SHIELD' getting a new Inhuman; 'Agent Carter' goes Hollywood

Marvel TV's panel, which included the casts of<p>"Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."and "Agent Carter," was a rousing success, if you go by decibel level and the sheer number of cosplay characters in the crowd.<p>Jeph Loeb, the head of Marvel's television division, moderated both panels, starting with the …

Comics

Comic-Con: 'Game of Thrones' panel discusses Sansa's and Arya's tough times

It's tough being a Stark.<p>Just like in the series itself, the<p>"Game of Thrones"panel atComic-Con Internationaldid not shy away from controversial topics and the terrible things that tend to happen to those of House Stark.<p>Sophie Turnerwas asked to discuss Sansa’s rape, which left the fandom shocked …

TV Series

Comic-Con: Tarantino's killer panel for his bloody Western 'Hateful Eight'

Comic-book movies understandably dominate the conversation at<p>Comic-Con, but there are plenty of film panels that don't have anything to do with capes, tights or superpowers – and this year, one of the most highly anticipated was Saturday's Hall H presentation forQuentin Tarantino's upcoming …

Comics

Director Peyton Reed says he'll show you how Ant-Man is cool

There are the superheroes everyone knows and loves, the ones kids dress up as for Halloween, the ones whose logos and square-jawed faces are emblazoned on everything from lunchboxes to dorm-room posters to tighty-whities.<p>And then there is Ant-Man.<p>The Marvel Comics hero — whose suit enables him to …

Marvel Universe

'Suicide Squad' reel from Comic-Con released, and it has a lot of Harley Quinn

The first ever footage for the movie adaptation of "Suicide Squad" is out and it has a whole lot of footage of the two most important characters in the whole film: the Joker and Harley Quinn. All this movie has to do is get these two characters right, and fans will love them forever. So, does this …

Comic Books

'Heroes Reborn' Comic-Con trailer shows a world post-Mutant Registration Act

The "Heroes Reborn" trailer first shown to Hall H audiences at Comic-Con International in San Diego has been released, and it offers an extended look at the upcoming event series.<p>"We've had a long rest," creator Tim Kring said at the opening of the presentation on Sunday. "We're ready to save the …

Comics

10 New Sci-Fi And Fantasy Books To Explore This Summer

Dragons and phantoms and starships, oh my!<p>Vacation season, ahoy! If you’re stuck at home this summer, you can always set off to faraway fictional lands with a new science-fiction or fantasy novel. Luckily, there are plenty to choose from. Below, I picked the best of 'em.<p><b>The Buried Giant</b> <b>by Kazuo</b> …

Books

Here's when you'll be able to see the next 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer

Instead, they showed off over three minutes of incredible behind the scenes footage.<p>When will you be able to see a new trailer?<p>Abrams told the over 6,000 crowd in Hall H we'll have to wait a few months.<p>"Here's the thing. The truth is, we aren't ready to show you scenes from the movie or a new …

Corporate Comics Still Suck

Today, we are proud to present a new and wonderful piece by our Monsters and Critics columnist, Craig Fischer. This time, he has written a lengthy …

Comics

Hawkeye #22 Review

The finale to <b>Matt Fraction</b> and <b>David Aja</b>’s <b>Hawkeye</b> series is <b>FINALLY</b> here, and though I was getting to the stage that I couldn’t care one way or another …

Comics

Previews

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Bro, This is the End, Bro: Matt Fraction and David Aja’s Hawkeye #22

Comic Book Resources just shared a preview of Matt Fraction and David Aja’s <i>Hawkeye</i> finale. Their run has been the talk of a lot of fans both old and …

Marvel's 'Hawkeye' Comic Book Series Ends Today With A Poignant And Satisfying Final Chapter

You remember how "Avengers: Age of Ultron" tried to make you care about and relate to Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) by revealing he had a pregnant wife, …

SDCC ’15: The Milkfed Panel – And Is This The Best Ever Use Of The Image Logo Ever?

Milkfed is the company founded by <b>Matt Fraction</b> and <b>Kelly Sue DeConnick</b> that publishes comics through Image, and now makes TV shoes through Universal. …

Marvel Comics Creates Its Own Versions of Iconic Hip-Hop Album Covers

Now what these comic book heroes’ music would sound like is an entirely different beast.<p>The superheroes of Marvel Comics have shown up everywhere in the past few years, given the urgency with which Hollywood has marketed the bunch, but who would expect them to take over our favorite classic and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Spike Lee's Chi-Raq is officially Amazon's first original movie

It could be hitting theaters by the end of this year<p>It's been rumored for a while, but we now have confirmation that Spike Lee's upcoming <i>Chi-Raq</i> will be Amazon Studios' first original movie. Lee directed the movie and co-wrote it with Kevin Willmott. Kanye West, Jeremy Piven, and Common were all …

Mad Men

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3 8 hours ago CBR Exclusives<p>Agents of SHIELD's 100th episode revealed that Deke is more connected to the team than he ever could have known.<p>3 8 hours …

The five most anticipated All New, All Different Marvel titles

<i>Anghus Houvouras with the five most anticipated All New, All Different Marvel titles…</i><p>The comics industry has been relaunch heavy of late. The last …

Marvel Just Revealed Its Entire "All-New, All-Different" Comic Universe

Whoa. We’ve been getting dribs and drabs of reveals for Marvel’s upcoming universal reboot over the past week, but it looks like the jackpot has just …

Let’s Spend Some Time Gazing at the Magnificence of Pluto

Wow, space is really something.<p>In the next few days, NASA will begin releasing the first-ever high-resolution photos of Pluto, one of the largest remote, non-planetary objects orbiting the sun. Taken days ago by a probe launched from Earth nearly a decade ago, the photos are part of a mission to …

Solar System

NASA gives Buddhist nickname to region of Pluto

Following NASA’s historic Pluto flyby yesterday, scientists have already begun ascribing informal names to splotchy geographical features in …

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

Food Ethics: Ethical Local and Globalized Food Production with Chef Chris Hall of Local Three Atlanta

Comcastrodors, please welcome Atlanta chef Chris Hall of Local Three, Muss & Turners, and Common Quarter to the podcast. Chris shares his personal …

Putting Soul Into the Machine: Why You MUST Change the World with Omnologist Howard Bloom

“The idea that we’re running out of resources is foolish, all we’re running out of is imagination.”<p>Comcastrodors, omnologist Howard Bloom has come on …

Creative Career Changes Conquer the White Whale with James Kahn

Please welcome to the podcast James Kahn, author of the novelizations for The Goonies, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Poltergeist, and Return …

How the Bitcoin New World Order Will Affect You

Comcastrodors, please welcome filmmaker, entrepreneur, cookie baker, and bitcoin expert Stevie Frederick, contributor to the bitcoin news website …