Kevin Melrose

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Marvel Honors 3-Year-Old Jacoby Latta, 'A Fallen Avenger'

Fri, August 22nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel will pay tribute next week to Jacoby Latta, a 3-year-old who died May 31 after being struck by a falling tree limb during a church picnic.

Henry Cavill Dons New Costume in Photo From "Batman V Superman" Set

Thu, August 21st, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

A photo from the Detroit set of Zack Snyder’s "Dawn of Justice" provides a good look at Henry Cavill in the Man of Steel’s new costume.

At Halfway Point, Bidding for "Action Comics" #1 Closes In On $2 Million

Tue, August 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Halfway through the 10-day eBay auction, bidding for the finest known copy of "Action Comics" #1 has surpassed $1.95 million dollars.

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Confirms "Shazam" Role

Tue, August 19th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

FINALLY! The Rock has arrived in the DCU! Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that he will star in Warner Bros.' "Shazam," but not whether it will be as hero or villain.

How Comic-Con’s "Batman v Superman" Footage "Should Have Ended"

Sat, August 16th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

The "How It Should Have Ended" crew have an alternate, animated take on the "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" clip shown at Comic-Con.

NBC's "Constantine" Finds Its Papa Midnite

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Michael James Shaw will have a recurring guest role as the voodoo king of New Orleans in the upcoming supernatural drama.

"Action Comics" #1 Rockets to $1.6 Million in First Day of Bidding

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Just one day into the auction, bidding has already surpassed $1.6 million for the finest known copy of 1938's "Action Comics" #1, the first appearance of Superman.

Here's the Dancing Baby Groot Scene From "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Thu, August 14th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Fans calling for more Dancing Baby Groot can now (legally) watch that "Guardians of the Galaxy" scene over and over … and over.

Auction Starts Today for Finest Known Copy of "Action Comics" #1

Thu, August 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Today marks the beginning of the 10-day eBay auction of comics' Holy Grail: the finest known copy of "Action Comics" #1.

Remembering Robin Williams, Comic Book Fan

Tue, August 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6 recalls a 2010 interview with the late Robin Williams, where he discussed his love of comics and some of his favorite reads.

Kirby Museum Refutes Claim It Stole Photocopied Art

Tue, August 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The Jack Kirby Museum & Research Center denies the allegation it stole photocopies of the legendary artist’s pencil work, insisting they were donated, not loaned.

SDCC Sues Salt Lake Convention Over "Comic Con" Name

Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A lawsuit filed by CCI accuses the fledgling Utah convention of trademark infringement and attempting to "confuse and deceive" with its use of the term "Comic Con."

Zack Snyder Calls Detroit Radio Show to Defend Aquaman

Fri, August 8th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Stopping short of confirming the character will appear in "Batman v Superman", Zack Snyder set a couple of radio DJs straight about Aquaman.

This Groot Costume Will Make You Rethink Your Halloween Plans

Thu, August 7th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Few "Guardians of the Galaxy" costumes this Halloween will hold a candle to costumer Calen Hoffman's almost movie-ready Groot ensemble.

How "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" Should've Ended (Just Add Hulk)

Tue, August 5th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

The new "How It Should Have Ended" sets its sights on "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" -- with just a dash of Hulk.

New "Batman v Superman" Set Footage Reveals More Mayhem in Metropolis

Mon, August 4th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

A Detroit news helicopter captures video of a smashed police car on the set of 2016's "Batman v Superman," amid the rubble of Wayne Financial.

Watch Michael Keaton & Emma Stone in "Birdman" International Trailer

Thu, July 31st, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu’s new film follows a washed up actor known for a super hero role as he loses his grip on reality while staging his comeback.

Ultimate Spider-Man Arrested in Scuffle with NYPD

Mon, July 28th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

In true J. Jonah Jameson fashion, the New York Post has reported on an altercation between that masked menace Spider-Man and a member of the NYPD.

SDCC: First "Mad Max: Fury Road" Trailer is Strangely Beautiful

Sun, July 27th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

"My name is Max," Tom Hardy says in the first look at George Miller’s film. "My world is fire and blood."

BOX OFFICE: Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" Overpowers Dwayne Johnson's "Hercules"

Sun, July 27th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Director Luc Besson's action-thriller pulled in $44 million in its opening weekend, leading the North American box office.