LOGAN NOIR in Black and White For One Night Only Next Tuesday

LOGAN NOIR in Black and White For One Night Only Next Tuesday

As if Logan, critically acclaimed and a box office smash, could shoot for more arthouse appeal.  A superhero drama that transcends the conventions of the drama and hews much more closely to those of the Western, Logan may well be the superhero film that makes it to the awards season for non-technical categories.  In that vein, the idea of the film in black and white should be enough to make cinema geeks salivate.  Especially given that Mangold…

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REVIEW: Logan – The Best There Is

REVIEW: Logan – The Best There Is

Appearing in nine films over seventeen years, perhaps no actor today is as well identified with a signature role as Hugh Jackman is with that of Logan, aka Wolverine. Jackman went from relative obscurity to movie stardom when he landed the role for 2000’s “X-Men” and he’s formed the centre of the X-Men movie universe ever since. Logan is said to be Jackman’s final outing in the role that made him famous, and as swan…

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Back Issues: WTF Logan? 5 Dumb Wolverine Moments

Back Issues: WTF Logan? 5 Dumb Wolverine Moments

Welcome to another edition of “Back Issues”, the column where I examine a character, concept or theme making waves in comics today through issues from the past. With 20th Century Fox’s “Logan” opening in theatres today, it’s a big day for everyone’s favorite hirsute Canadian (sorry, not you, Eugene Levy). The film marks the final time Hugh Jackman will sheathe his claws (unsheathe his claws? Both?) in the role that made him a star, and…

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Fox Releases Explosive “Logan” Photo Released

Fox Releases Explosive “Logan” Photo Released

Empire has released the first color image from this Spring’s Logan, the hotly anticipated X-Men film starring Hugh Jackman in his ninth and final appearance in the role that made him an international star. Since director James Mangold promised a grimmer, more down-to-earth and brutal look at Wolverine, fans have been eagerly awaiting the film. Back in October, Mangold tweeted the following image of the film’s screenplay, which boasted “if you’re on the make for…

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First Look: “Savage Wolverine #14”

First Look: “Savage Wolverine #14”

Marvel has issued a preview of the upcoming “Savage Wolverine #14.” The issue, written and penciled by Richard Isanove, comes out January 8, 2014. Click on the gallery below to see the savage Wolverine try and evade the fierce Canadian mounties! [FROM THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE] Isanove Goes Savage – Your First Look at SAVAGE WOLVERINE 14.NOW! Witness the Mysterious Mutant Like You’ve Never Seen Him Before! This January, acclaimed artist Richard Isanove peels back…

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