The Aquaman movie is having trouble with water on the set

The Aquaman movie is having trouble with water on the set

The Aquaman movie is having trouble with water on set. According to a recent interview with Aquaman movie director James Wan, water on set poses a serious problem as a result of the film’s fictional locations. The hero’s stand alone movie takes place mostly in water, because of the premise of the film and the location the character was born. Aquaman was born on the sunken city of Atlantis where all the citizens have evolved…

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REVIEW: Aquaman #23 – Undersea Unrest

REVIEW: Aquaman #23 – Undersea Unrest

A new story arc kicks off with Aquaman #23, and like many other comics in this day and age, it draws considerable inspiration from the fractious and divisive times in which we find ourselves. But whereas many comics that try to tackle current events and themes often do so in an obvious or simplified way, the creative team here manages to present a more nuanced and balanced conflict, kicking off an intriguing arc devoted to…

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DCEU AQUAMAN Adds Dolph Lundgren as King Nereus

DCEU AQUAMAN Adds Dolph Lundgren as King Nereus

With the Wonder Woman hype machine about to go into gear and Justice League not far behind, news is beginning to trickle out about the forthcoming Aquaman film. The Jason Momoa led cast has added Dolph Lundgren as King Nereus, according to THR. Lundgren, who portrayed such iconic villains as Ivan Drago in the Rocky franchise, will bring his talents to a role little known to all but the few die-hard Aquaman fans. Lundgren is no…

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Memorial Day, 2016 – Remembering Creators Who Served

Memorial Day, 2016 – Remembering Creators Who Served

Today is Memorial Day, the day when we remember and honor those Americans who have fallen while serving their country in the military. Here at Capeless Crusader, we’d like to show our appreciation for those who have served by taking a look at just a few of the comic creators who have served their country. Though none of these men died while serving, they are all no longer with us, and we thought that it…

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DC Announces REBIRTH and Title Relaunch Schedule

DC Announces REBIRTH and Title Relaunch Schedule

Big news out of Portland’s ComicsPRO retailer meeting, as DC co-publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee announced the timeline for a near-complete overhaul of many of the biggest titles in the industry. To kick off REBIRTH, Geoff Johns and a rotating cast of artists will be releasing a one-shot special on May 25th. Johns made sure to emphasize that this wasn’t just another event, but an ongoing mission that will continue to grow. The move…

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Cosmic Tales: An Interview with Dan Abnett

Cosmic Tales: An Interview with Dan Abnett

Dan Abnett is a New York Times best-selling author who’s worked in the comics industry for over 20 years. He has contributed to the legacies of some of the biggest characters in comics, and most notably rebooted Guardians of the Galaxy in 2008 alongside frequent collaborator Andy Lanning, a run that laid the groundwork for 2014’s blockbuster by the same name. He has written several novels for the Warhammer 40k universe, Tomb Raider, Doctor Who, as well…

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‘Aquaman’ recruits ‘Wrath of the Titans’ scribe

‘Aquaman’ recruits ‘Wrath of the Titans’ scribe

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that David Leslie Johnson (Wrath of the Titans) has been hired to write the screenplay for Warner Bros’ Aquaman. Johnson is not the first person to take a stab at writing the script for the project, with Will Beall (Gangster Squad), Jeff Nichols (Take Shelter, Mud) and Kurt Johnston (300, 300: Rise of an Empire) all having been tasked with adapting the popular DC Comics character in the past. It is unknown whether Johnson will offer a brand new take on the story,…

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Comic Book Movie Buzz: Is Matt Damon Considering Playing Aquaman?!

Comic Book Movie Buzz: Is Matt Damon Considering Playing Aquaman?!

The Wrap is reporting that rumors have long been floating that Warner Bros. and Ben Affleck have been trying to get Matt Damon to play Arthur Curry in their version of the newly announced Justice League movie. Of course, Affleck and Damon are best known for starring in and writing Good Will Hunting, which won them Oscars for best original screenplay. As we previously reported, sources close to the project have said that Jason Mamoa…

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Comic Book Movie Buzz: Has Aquaman Been Cast?

Comic Book Movie Buzz: Has Aquaman Been Cast?

Batman-News.com is reporting that their sources are telling them that Jason Momoa has signed on to play Aquaman (aka Arthur Curry) in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie. Batman-news.com is clear to label this strictly as a rumor but they felt sure enough in their source to report the story. This is not the first time they have brought up the rumor of Momoa having a role in Man of Steel 2 but there has…

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CUPPA COMICS: Arrow Hones in on Flash, Heat and Shifting Tides at DC, and All-New Marvel NOW!

Each day I meticulously comb through the comics news so you don’t have to! Today there’s TV news, the latest from Marvel, and some shake-ups and heat at DC Comics! Enjoy your Cuppa Comics for Tuesday, September 3! Arrow Hones in on FLASH According to a report over at Latino Review, on Monday Warner Brothers brought in actors John McKay (Singularity), Matt Barr (Hatfields & McCoys) and Grant Gustin (Glee) to screen test for the…

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