Stretch Proves Too Much Of A Stretch For Relativity

by Alex Beanon October 17, 2013
The movie that was to be based on the Hasbro toy “Stretch Armstrong” had been scheduled for a release next spring but never went into production and was finally pulled off the release schedule after Relativity Media abandoned the project they had briefly collaborated on with the toy’s maker, Hasbro. Hasbro had originally cut a […]

Encyclopedia Brown: The Case Of The Missing Movie

by Alex Beanon October 15, 2013
Author Donald J. Sobol wrote the “Encyclopedia Brown” boy detective novel series that became popular in the 1960s and 1970s and eventually became a television series – albeit short-lived – on HBO in 1989. Now the series – about a teenage boy with encyclopedic knowledge who solves crimes with the help of a police chief […]


Jurassic World Goes Two For Ty

by Alex Beanon October 14, 2013
Fresh off his role in this year’s biggest movie “Iron Man 3”, child actor Ty Simpkins has reportedly gone from superheroes to big, bad lizards in securing one of the lead roles in the upcoming “Jurassic World” – the fourth installment in the dinosaurs-gone-wild franchise. Simpkins joins Bryce Dallas Howard [“Twilight Saga” – and also […]

NYCC 2013: The Batusi Project (Day 2)

by Ed Liuon October 13, 2013
The Batusi project continues, with some more celebrity Batusi (courtesy of our friends at Nickelodeon) and more Batusi cosplay than you can shake a stick at. I will freely admit that some of these cosplays were photographed strictly so I could get them doing the Batusi, but other than the Stormtrooper, I’m not going to […]


NYCC 2013: Day 3 Cosplay Gallery

by Ed Liuon October 13, 2013
Saturday is always an insane day at New York Comic Con, and it seems like the best costumes come out. Here’s a selection of different cosplayers who turned out for the day, with some new entries in my “Superhero Downtime” series, my first ever group shoot, and a photoshoot with cosplayer extraordinaire GillyKins. Apologies in […]

NYCC 2013: The Batusi Project (Day 1)

by Ed Liuon October 12, 2013
For fun this year, I decided I was going to ask all the cosplayers I photographed to do the Batusi. Then I figured, “Why stop there” and asked EVERYONE I photographed to do the Batusi. The results? See for yourself. Hit the rest of our NYCC 2013 coverage to get more photos of all the […]


NYCC 2013: Day 2 Cosplay Photo Gallery

by Ed Liuon October 12, 2013
From day 2 of New York Comic Con 2013, I bring you a bevy of cosplayers from the show floor. Cosplayer identification will be going up later in the weekend because time is short and swift like a bunny.     This cosplay below was possibly the most impressive I have ever seen in all […]

Childrens Hospital Episode Recap: Season Five, Episode 11 – A Lot Of Brouhaha Over Zilch

by Alex Beanon October 11, 2013
Synopsis: It’s the Childrens Hospital Shakespeare play – sort of – as Blake turns into episode narrator and provides backstory on why Derrick Childrens – the long-lost son on hospital founder Arthur Childrens – is not in charge of the hospital but is dressed up as Dr. Valerie Flame before he goes around intentionally screwing […]

City of Heroes

Arrow Episode Recap: City Of Heroes – Season 2, Episode 1

by Alex Beanon October 10, 2013
Synopsis: Diggle and Felicity fish Oliver off his island so he can come back to Starling City and make things right after the earthquake and death of his best friend. Details: In last season’s finale, an earthquake destroyed much of Starling City and Moira Queen got the blame for it even though Malcolm Merlyn was […]

How Do Muppets Rate? PG

by Alex Beanon October 10, 2013
It may have been somewhat concerning for Disney’s Buena Vista motion picture making unit when Ricky Gervais was signed up to star in “Muppets: Most Wanted”, the follow-up to 2011’s “The Muppets” [starring happy couple Jason Segel and Amy Adams]. But the Motion Picture Academy checked out the Muppets and Ricky and gave the family […]