Articles By Erik Amaya
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Mon, March 2nd, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR News talk to "Watchmen" producers Lawrence Gordon, Deborah Snyder and Lloyd Levin about the graphic novel's long journey to the screen, the violent nature of the material, and the harshly practical world of Hollywood.
Fri, February 27th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR's Erik Amaya turns in this review of the most anticipated superhero movie ever, saying Zack Snyder’s shockingly faithful adaptation of “Watchmen” offers a great deal to fans of the original novel and first time movie goers alike.
Fri, February 27th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
Debuting 3/3 is "Angel of Death," a hitman-with-conscience live action web series written by comics superstar Ed Brubaker, starring Zoe Bell & Doug Jones. CBR checked out the first four installments.
Wed, February 25th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR talks to actors Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Jackie Earle Haley about playing The Comedian and Rorschach, the darkest characters of "Watchmen."
Tue, February 24th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books
“Watchmen’s” Billy Crudup and Matthew Goode talk with CBR News about the challenges in playing the film’s prime movers, Doctor Manhattan and Ozymandias.
Fri, December 5th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
The director, stars, and producer of “Punisher: War Zone” talk about their interest in the ultra-violent character and praise comics writer Garth Ennis as a major inspiration for the new film, which opens today in U.S. cinemas.
Tue, December 2nd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
With phrases like "hyper-violent," "twisted," "blood-spatter," and "well-timed gore," CBR's Erik Amaya says the third attempt at a screen version of the Punisher is mostly everything you want from a Punisher movie.
Thu, November 20th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
Co-creators J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof the staffers of “Lost” gathered in Hollywood Wednesday to celebrate the release of collectable Kubrick figures based on the hit ABC show, and CBR was there.
Wed, November 19th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
"Babylon 5" creator and "Changeling" writer J. Michael Straczynski spoke at the Screenwriter’s Expo about his beginnings, his transition into feature films, and the benefits of the comic book format.
Tue, November 18th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
"Heroes" and "Crossing Jordan" creator Tim Kring educated the audience at last Saturday's Screenwriter’s Expo on the process of creating a television show, managing the writing, and the constraints of the serialized format.
Wed, October 29th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
CBR’s exclusive visit to the set of "Angel of Darkness" reveals the Ed Brubaker-written internet series starring Zoë Bell is a labor of great excitement and enthusiasm for everyone involved.
Fri, October 3rd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
"Prince of Persia" creator Jordan Mechner, "Bionic Commando" comics writer Justin Marks and game designer Flint Dille gathered at the West Hollywood Book Fair to discuss the cross-pollination between games, comics and film.
Thu, October 2nd, 2008 | Category: Video Games
CBR News gets a hands-on feel for the anticipated new video game “Spider-Man: Web of Shadows,” in which a symbiote army invades Manhattan,with guest stars Black Cat, Luke Cage and Wolverine.
Wed, October 1st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Legendary Science Fiction author and playwright Ray Bradbury entertained the crowd at Sunday’s West Hollywood Book Fair, discussing works like "Fahrenheit 451," the EC Comics adaptations of his work and more.
Tue, September 30th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
“Watchmen” editor Len Wein discussed at the West Hollywood Book Fair editing the classic graphic novel,working with Moore & Gibbons, writing the video game, and which of his comics creations looks best on screen.
Mon, August 4th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Mark Waid and BOOM! Studios talked to fans at Comic-Con International about the successes of the past years and look into the publisher's future, with new projects including Disney/Pixar comics, "Farscape" and more.
Thu, July 31st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Hellboy creator Mike Mignola entertained questions from fans last Saturday at Comic-Con International in San Diego. He discussed the necessity for mystery in his stories, why the films follow a different story, and what's next for Hellboy.
Thu, July 31st, 2008 | Category: TV/Film
Kevin Smith and the cast and crew of Sci Fi's “Battlestar Galactica” entertained fans at Comic-Con International with recollections and insights into previous seasons and a tease of the final episodes of the popular cable series.
Fri, July 25th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
CBR News talked with writer/artist David Mack about his upcoming adaptation of Philip K. Dick's "The Electric Ant" for Marvel, announced this weekend at Comic- Con International.
Tue, July 22nd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
CBR News talks with “Stumptown” artist Matthew Southworth about his and Greg Rucka's upcoming Oni Press private-eye series and its special preview available this week at Comic-Con International in San Diego.