Andrew Uys

28 Flips | 7 Magazines | 80 Likes | 8 Following | 1 Follower | @uys999 | Founder & CEO of UysFaber Inc., a Canadian-based comic book publisher, you can find me on Twitter, Tumblr, and Instagram (& more) as uys999. Big fan of all things Tolkien, Whedon, and Captain America (yeah, I know I'm Canadian - I just like what he stands for)!

'Tron' designer creates a real-world superbike

Lotus has a new superbike called the C-01. Designed by Daniel Simon, whose work you'll know from <i>Tron: Legacy</i>, <i>Oblivion</i>, and <i>Captain America</i>, the bike balances the Lotus form of old with a decidedly modern finish.<p>Although Simon is better known for his concept work, and the C-01 certainly looks like a …

Caped Crusader, Or Cruel Sadist? Miller Makes One Fan Wonder

When I was a kid, my local comic book store was a seedy, subterranean hole. I never saw other kids there — only adults and teenagers, who came alone and seemed furtive and abashed. We guiltily pored over the spandex-covered torsos and gore-splattered pages in separate corners.<p>Now, as an adult, I …

‘Mad Men,’ ‘Better Call Saul’ Premiere Dates Set

AMC has set a date for the return of <i>Mad Men</i>. The <i>Los Angeles Times</i> reports that the first half of the drama’s final season will premiere on Sunday, …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming exhibitions at PAMA include:<p>Space to Spoon and To What Degree? Canada in a Changing Climate (Jun. 16 - Sept. 9, 2018)<br>• Regarding Space: …

Miley Cyrus, Bruno Mars & More Best Music Videos of the Week (VIDEO

From Foals to Chvrches, Jean Trinh picks the best music videos of the week.<p>In this week’s top music video picks, we take a journey through a …

Unknown, Chimú

Unknown, Chimú<p>Burial Mask, Precolumbian, 1100-1470<p>Chimú Metalwork; Made in Chicama Valley, Peru<p>Memorial Art Gallery

Batman reimagined as a 1970s grindhouse flick

Francesco Francavilla's <i>Batman 1972</i> illustrations take the Dark Knight back to the 1970s, where he chainsmokes and does business with a mustached …

Game of Thrones Fans: It Gets Worse

<b>WARNING: SPOILERS OF LAST NIGHT'S EPISODE ARE COMING</b><p><b>Related:</b><p><i>"If you think this has a happy ending, then you haven't been paying attention."</i><p><b>After last night's gruesome send-off</b> for the King in the North, most show watchers have realized that this line from earlier in the season wasn't just about …

Christina Hendricks on the Future of Mad Men

And, of course, what you should be drinking<p><b>Between Mad Men</b> and being the brand ambassador for Johnnie Walker, let alone the fact that she's a beautiful and charming woman, it's about impossible to not love Christina Hendricks. We caught up with her between takes of her upcoming movie (Ryan …

10 Reasons Why Daniel Radcliffe Is Wise Beyond His Years

"Harry Potter" fans may argue that Daniel Radcliffe looks like he has grown up quite quickly over the course of shooting the fantastical franchise, but after doing some research on the actor, we've got to say he's even older than eight films can ever reveal. Check out our top 10 reasons the magic …

5 Ways To Make Any Piece Of Tech Sexy

As companies move their sophisticated technologies from industry into the broader market, they need to take their design cues from consumer products.<p>Recently, I met with a senior manager of a business that builds very unsexy handheld analytical instruments. “My product is just an industrial …

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It's not out for another couple of weeks, but here's the cover of our July issue. The main story is about how wine became popular in 18th-century England.

Stan Lee, Nixon Seen in Upcoming Marvel Movie Teases

Credit: Marc Webb<p>A comic book legend and an infamous commander-in-chief appear in the latest Twitter teases from directors Marc Webb and Bryan Singer …

Clint Eastwood: What I've Learned

Actor, 78<p><i>Born in San Francisco and raised throughout northern California, Eastwood attended Los Angeles City College under the G. I. Bill and served as mayor of Carmel, California from 1986 to 1988.</i><p><b>In the first place,</b> I was taller than most kids in my classes. In the second, we were always moving. …

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New Photos of Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST

‘Thor 2′ Director Says the Sequel Will Be Funny

With 'Iron Man 3' mostly behind us, the next Marvel superhero film to look forward to is 'Thor 2,' which hits theaters this November. Director Alan …

What Are the Best Written TV Shows of All Time? The WGA Announces Its Top 101 Picks

Following up on their 2006 list of the 101 Greatest Screenplays, the Writers Guild of America have decided to celebrate the highest level of quality …

5 Great Modern Shakespeare Takes In Honor Of Joss Whedon’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

5 Great Modern Shakespeare Takes In Honor Of Joss Whedon's 'Much Ado About Nothing'<p>Since “King John” became the first Shakespearean film adaptation …

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New MAN OF STEEL Featurette with More Footage

Grumpy Cat gets a movie deal

The Internet famous cat also has a book and beverage deals<p>Prachi Gupta<p>May 30, 2013 1:47pm (UTC)<p>Grumpy Cat is coming to a big screen near you, though she is probably not too happy about it.<p>Tardar Sauce, a mixed breed owned by Arizona resident Tabatha Budnesen, became an Internet sensation September …

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Grave of the Fireflies – review

This deeply moving animated movie from Japan's Studio Ghibli is being rereleased (along with <i>My Neighbour Totoro</i>) to mark its 25th anniversary. It's …