Doc Savage Fanflip

By Bufo Calvin | Doc Savage, the forerunner of Superman and Batman, has been one of my fictional heroes for a very long time. Thanks in part to Doc, I try to better myself to help others, and to do so with "...no regard for anything but justice." A "fanflip" is my new term for a Flipboard magazine by a fan, dedicated to one topic. I will bring you not only Doc Savage news, but Doc stories and resources from around the web. Think of it as a scrapbook with news.

RIP Michael Anderson Sr.: Oscar Nominated Director of AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, LOGAN'S RUN, 1984, DOC SAVAGE: THE MAN IN BRONZE, ORCA, THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES & More

Director Michael Anderson Sr., seen here with James Cagney on the set of 1959's SHAKE HANDS WITH THE DEVIL, passed away from heart...

Dwayne Johnson says Shane Black's Doc Savage movie may not happen

Back in 2013, director Shane Black signed on to direct a <b>Doc Savage</b> movie, with Dwayne Johnson cast as Man of Bronze some three years later. Fast …

Doc Savage Returns in New, Wild, Double Feature Adventure!

Altus Press is proud to announced their latest release in <i>The Wild Adventures of Doc Savage</i> series.<i>MR. CALAMITY & THE VALLEY OF ETERNITY</i><i>TWO NEW DOC</i> …

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Tim Faurote Doc Savage magazine illustration

Tim recently completed work on an illustration to be used in the next issue of <i>Pulp Fan</i> magazine. Painted in acrylics, the illustration titled “Six to …

Illustration

Doc Savage by Steranko!

Today we have a vintage Steranko riff on Doc Savage and his crew. You can see a much larger version of it as well as Doc Savage art by Gene Colan, …

Vintage

Doc Savage Died Twice on the Devil’s Black Rock

Two books built around a spectacular gimmick, the second being much the better<p><b>THEY DIED TWICE</b> starts with Doc working on a new project for the …

Black Rock

Dwayne Johnson suggests Doc Savage movie has been scrapped

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson admits plans to star in a Doc Savage film may have to be scrapped.<p>The 45-year-old actor - who was lined up to play the lead …

The 20 Upcoming Movies of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is one busy, busy man. Check out 20 of his upcoming big screen projects... • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ <br>• tumblr <br>Feature Movies …

Dwayne 'the Rock' Johnson Shows Off His Hulking Muscles in Throwback Halloween Photo

It’s not easy being green.<p>Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson shared a #Throwback Thursday photo today, showing him dressed as the Incredible Hulk for …

Fox Dates Kenneth Branagh’s “Death on the Nile,” Reshuffles Other Release Dates

20th Century Fox has dated two of its recently-announced films while shuffling a few others around on the calendar.<p>The biggest news is that Fox has …

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Will Earn Major Paycheck for New Movie ‘Red Notice’

With his latest film <i>Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle</i> raking in over $860 million at the worldwide box office, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's name has film …

Film Industry

Stewart Lee Talks About His Doomsday Clock #3 Appearance

In the unauthorised sequel to <i>Watchmen, Doomsday Clock</i> #3 by <b>Gary Frank</b> and <b>Geoff Johns</b>, the stand-up comedian and friend/colleague of <b>Alan Moore,</b> …

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Sequel Going Ahead

<b>Because of course it is.</b><p><i>Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle</i> has surpassed expectations and become a <i>massive</i> box office hit. How massive? From a production …

Animation

An expert’s guide to science fiction’s greatest — and neglected — works

Any reader who loves science fiction will want to visit New York sometime before March 10. Starting Thursday, the Grolier Club — the oldest bibliophilic society in America — is hosting a stunning exhibition of notable books in the history of fantastic literature. Titled "A Conversation Larger Than …

Books

Statix Week Exclusive Preview: Season of the Snake series announcement

We wrap up Statix Week at The Beat with a series announcement for Serge Lehman's Season of the Snake and five-page preview.

Shane Black Writing a Pilot Based on The Avengers TV Show

Before Marvel’s “The Avengers” comic title launched in 1963, there was the British spy series <b>The Avengers</b>, which ran on England’s ITV from 1961 to …

The Rock Confirms Journey 3 Is Dead

It looks like Dwayne Johnson has managed to clear up his schedule a little bit. Unfortunately, it comes a the cost of those who wanted to see <i>Journey …

James Rollins: By the Book

<i>The best-selling author, most recently, of “The Demon Crown,” has a fondness for old pulp novels of the 1930s and ’40s, especially the Doc Savage stories. “I became addicted to them in high school”</i><p><b>What books are on your nightstand?</b><p>There’s always a mix of fiction and nonfiction, as each night I …

Read Doc Savage: Ring of Fire #1, Part of the Dynamite/Comixology 50% off Sale

It’s time to catch up on those comics you’ve wanted to read from Dynamite but haven’t had a chance. The publisher is having a 50% off sale over at …

The First Science Fiction Exhibition at the Grolier Club Opens in January

The Grolier Club looks back to the future in an exhibition of science fiction and the fantastic from the collection of author and antiquarian …

Florida Project star Brooklynn Prince finally met Gal Gadot

Wonder-ful things do happen!<p>Oscars season unofficially kicked off Saturday night in Los Angeles with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ …

Gal Gadot

Movies, TV, Comic Books and Video Games

Revisit the golden age of radio at Wellsboro festival

Hamilton-Gibson will host “Tune In To Radio HG,” a radio festival featuring five performances over two weekends in July, each with a different mix of …

Shane Black Provides Update On Doc Savage Movie

Who was the first superhero? From a strictly comic book point-of-view you'd be right to say Superman or Batman. Both heroes emerged during the late …

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Bleeding Cool

Writer’s Commentary – David Avallone On Doing Doc Savage In The Lester Dent Tradition

Dynamite has sent us a writer’s commentary featuring <b>David Avallone</b> talking about the new <i>Doc Savage: The Ring of Fire</i> #1 that hit stores today. Cover …

Comic Spotlight: Doc Savage: The Ring Of Fire #1 | Dynamite Comics

<i>Doc Savage: The Ring Of Fire #1</i> <b><br>Written by David Avallone<br>Art by Dave Acosta<br>Colors by Morgan Hickman<br>Letters by Taylor Esposito<br>Cover A by Brent</b> …

Graphic Novels