Frederick Checke

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'Tsunami Of Superheroes' Is Just A Drop In The Bucket

Three and a half years ago, I wrote here in this blog explaining why we needed more, not fewer, superhero genre movies. I pointed out that, contrary to myopic myths about the history of cinema, adaptations have always been an important part of film history and produce many of a given year’s …

Marvel Comics Is Launching Secret Wars 2099

From the creators who brought you Spider-Man 2099.<p>This May, Marvel is launching a new comic called Secret Wars 2099 by writer Peter David and artist …

'Better Call Saul,' The Prequel To 'Breaking Bad,' Stands On Its Own

I'm guessing that the first thing fans of Vince Gilligan's <i>Breaking Bad</i> want to know is whether its AMC prequel series, <i>Better Call Saul</i>, premiering Sunday and Monday,is anywhere near as good as the original — which was TV at its very best. And I'm also guessing that people who haven't yet worked …

Better Call Saul

Marvel’s ‘A-Force’ comic to feature all-female Avengers team

This spring will see Marvel Comics launch a new storyline event called <i>Secret Wars</i>, which sees all superhero groups broken up, and new crossovers …

Stan Lee hints at massive multi-studio Marvel crossover movie

Hollywood could be set to go one better than <i>The Avengers</i>, if the latest clues dropped by Marvel Comics creator Stan Lee are anything to go by.<p>The …

Comics

Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop! Review

Looking back at how the Marvel Age began.<p>By Eric Goldman<p>Airing Tuesday night in Agents of SHIELD's usual timeslot, Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to …

7 things you didn’t know your Web browser could do

The most-used program on your computer is your Web browser, but there's a good chance you don't know much about it besides how to visit your favorite sites. There are a lot of myths about browsers, some of which I've dispelled in the past, but today I want to help you get the most out of your …