Posts Tagged ‘Batman’
The Hollywood Reporter marks the passing of Lorenzo Semple, Jr., the screenwriter who is most likely to be remembered as the scribe for the first four episodes of the 1966 Batman TV series and the author of the series “bible,” which set the tone for the iconic superhero show. Semple contributed many instantly recognizable elements […]
Fox released an image of Gotham police detective Harvey Bullock [Donal Logue] as a prelude to their upcoming Batman origins-themed television series “Gotham”. In addition to Logue, the cast includes 13-year-old David Mazouz [“Touch”] will play the role of the 10-year-old Bruce Wayne and Camren Bicondova [“Battlefield America”] as teenage orphan/pickpocket/street urchin Selena Kyle. “Gotham” […]
The cast for Fox’s upcoming Batman origins-themed television series added another name to the impressive roster with Jada Pinkett Smith [everything “Madagascar”-related] cast as villain Fish Mooney, a nightclub owner who is also a gangster boss with extra sensory perception capabilities. “Gotham” is expected to debut later in 2014.
BEWARE THE BATMAN SEASON 1 PART 1 AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 18, 2014 ON DVD FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT, AND ON BLU-RAY™ FROM WARNER ARCHIVE COLLECTION BURBANK, CA (February 14, 2014) – The caped crusader continues to conquer Gotham City’s villains with the Blu-ray™ and DVD release of Beware The Batman: Shadows of Gotham, Season 1 […]
In advance of Toy Fair 2014, USA Today has taken a look at upcoming toys set to be displayed for the press and toy buyers. The newspaper spoke with Bruce Timm and Paul Dini in conjunction with a new line of 6-inch action figures based on Batman the Animated Series coming from DC Collectibles in […]
The cast for Fox’s upcoming Batman origins-themed television series keeps getting larger and larger with the recent addition of Canadian actor Donal Logue [“Copper”] as Detective Harvey Bullock, a Clint Eastwood, Dirty Harry-type of detective who skirts rules but gets results against the baddies of Gotham City. “Gotham” is expected to debut later in 2014.
LEGO. Do I really need to say any more? The plastic interlocking building toy has been a favourite of generations of kids, winning awards and hearts in equal measure. Pretty much everyone alive today has fond memories of creative play with the stuff, myself included. So when I heard a big budget LEGO movie was […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Warner will release two classic Filmation versions of Superman and Batman with The New Adventures of Superman: Seasons 2 & 3, and The Adventures of Batman: The Complete Series on DVD June 3,2014. The New Adventures of Superman: Seasons 2 & 3 sees the Man of Steel in action with 32 episodes on […]
Considering that it’s based on a comic book that I dislike from first principles, I enjoyed Justice League: War more than I thought I would. However, while the movie definitely betters the comic in multiple ways, some of the changes introduce flaws of their own and the movie ultimately fails to achieve escape velocity from […]
The upcoming as-yet-untitled Batman-Superman film received two more members of its cast with Jeremy Irons set to be the new butler to Bruce Wayne, Alfred Pennyworth while Jesse Eisenberg is Superman nemesis, Lex Luthor. Ben Affleck will star as Batman/Bruce Wayne while Henry Cavill is the newest Superman who will be contending with Lex Luthor. […]