Articles By Erik Amaya
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Wed, April 29th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
“X-Men Origins: Wolverine” combines a great character with a fun movie not without its problems, but ultimately succeeds as reviewer Erik Amaya notes film goers will come away with “a desire…to see another X-Men picture.”
Thu, March 19th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
Directed by Ray Griggs, the parody "Super Capers” features misguided heroes and misguided filmmaking, with derivative characters and plots, some of which strain the definition of "homage."
Mon, March 9th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
Screenwriter David Hayter, actor Matthew Goode and illustrator Dave Gibbons talk to CBR about the "Watchmen" film's biggest departure from the Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons graphic novel.
Fri, March 6th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books
“Watchmen” screenwriters David Hayter and Alex Tse talk with CBR News about the long and harrowing journey to bring Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons' classic graphic novel to film -- faithfully.
Fri, March 6th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
Zack Snyder talks to CBR News about the reception his previous films received, how he hopes “Watchmen” will be similarly welcomed, and the scene he intends to restore to the film in the ultimate DVD version.
Thu, March 5th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR talks to "Watchmen" illustrator Dave Gibbons about his the new film adaptation, what role he played in its production and merchandising, and whether writer Alan Moore will ever see it.
Wed, March 4th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR's series of interviews with the cast of “Watchmen" continues with Malin Akerman and Patrick Wilson, who talk about their deeply human characters; in and out of costume.
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.