You Can Help Make “The Goon” A Movie

You Can Help Make “The Goon” A Movie

Filmmaker David Fincher and “The Goon” creator Eric Powell, in association with Blur Studios and Dark Horse Entertainment, announced today that they’ve created a Kickstarter account to help bring “The Goon” to the big screen. True to the comic’s origins, the screenplay is written by Eric Powell. Blur Studio’s Tim Miller and Jeff Fowler will both direct with David Fincher producing. Paul Giamatti and Clancy Brown have both signed on to portray characters Franky and…

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Valiant Taps Straczynski to Pen SHADOWMAN Film

Valiant Taps Straczynski to Pen SHADOWMAN Film

Having already announced plans to launch a film franchise centered around the Valiant Comics cornerstone Bloodshot, Valiant Entertainment is pushing forward with their next franchise: Shadowman. According to a report from Deadline, the hard-charging company has tapped veteran television, film, and comics scribe J. Michael Straczynski (Babylon 5, Amazing Spider-Man) as the man to adapt the character for the big screen. Shadowman marks the second announced film from the resurgent Valiant Entertainment as they push forward with…

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FILM REVIEW: Justice League: DOOM

FILM REVIEW: Justice League: DOOM

WARNING: REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS Justice League: Doom is the latest offering from DC Animation.  Coming on the heels of last year’s Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths, the film is based on the “Tower of Babel” storyline by Mark Waid. As with the source material, the film deals with what happens when Batman’s contingency plans for dealing with potential rogue Justice Leaguers are stolen and implemented by a criminal mastermind. For this role, the film swaps out Ra’s Al Ghul…

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Sony Pictures Partners With Valiant to Produce BLOODSHOT Film

Sony Pictures Partners With Valiant to Produce BLOODSHOT Film

The new owners of Valiant Comics are wasting no time in finding ways to make the most of their new toys, namely Bloodshot. Deadline is reporting the Sony Pictures has signed a deal with Valiant Entertainment heads Jason Kothari and Dinesh Shamdasani to produce a live-action feature based on Valiant’s Bloodshot series. While no release date has been set and no casting announcements made, this marks a major step for the relaunched brand, as they look…

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