Brian Cronin

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MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How "Ghostbusters" Marginalized Winston

Thu, July 14th, 2016 | Category: Film

Discover how the character of Winston went from a major player in the 1984 comedy to being such a small part that it haunted Ernie Hudson for years.

POLL: What Do You Think of [Spoiler's] "Civil War II" Death?

Thu, July 14th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Now that we know who died -- and who did the killing -- in "Civil War II" #3, what did you think? Was it a fitting end for one of Marvel's oldest characters?

The Incredible Hulk's 17 Greatest Moments of All-Time

Wed, July 13th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

In honor of Bruce Banner's green-hued alter ego, CBR commemorates 17 times the Hulk smashed his way to glory at Marvel Comics.

Which Marvel/DC Characters Have Lasted the Longest Without Dying?

Tue, July 12th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG tries to answer a reader-submitted question about which DC and Marvel characters has escaped death the longest, and it's a tricky one.

The Top Five Batman Elseworlds Stories & More Top Five Lists

Sun, July 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of top five countdowns, including their latest, a look at DC Comics' top five Batman Elseworlds storylines.

Was "Power Girl's" Terra Supposed to be a Brand New DC Character?

Sun, July 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

You probably remember Terra from Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray & Amanda Conner's "Power Girl," but do you know what the original plan for her was?

12 Times Mary Jane Watson Saved the Day (& Spider-Man)

Sun, July 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Mary Jane saved Spider-Man and Iron Man this week as the Iron Spider, and CBR spotlights a dozen other times she became a hero and saved the day.

Mephisto's Son Beat the Avengers, but Don't Worry -- Miles Morales Can Handle Him

Sun, July 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

The latest "bad" superhero fight spotlight falls on Miles Morales taking out the son of Mephisto when the rest of the Avengers couldn't beat him.

"How Marvel Made 'X-Men 2' Tie into the Comics" & More TV/Film Influences on Comics

Sat, July 9th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG explains how the sequel to "God Loves, Man Kills" was stretched and altered to make it tie into the second X-Men film, "X2: X-Men United."

"Was 'Thor's' Jane Foster Once Deemed 'Unworthy'" & More Forgotten Storylines

Sat, July 9th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Jane Foster is a worthy Thor today, but was she once ruled "unworthy" to wield Mjolnir? CSBG explains that story and more forgotten comic book plots.

Comic Book Legends: The Truth Behind Spider-Man and MJ's Baby

Fri, July 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Was Mary Jane and Peter Parker's baby originally meant to live? And who was the visual inspiration for Wolverine?

13 Times Bruce Banner Was Cured of Being the Hulk

Fri, July 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CBR looks at the incredible 13 times Bruce Banner was seemingly cured of his Hulk affliction while debating whether the current cure will last.

Line it is Drawn: Celebrating DC vs. Marvel's 20th Anniversary

Fri, July 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

In honor of the 20th anniversary of DC vs. Marvel, the Line draws brand new battles between the universe's biggest characters!

When Did Deadpool's Mask Get That Point On It?

Thu, July 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Deadpool's face mask is distinguished by the point on the back of it, but it wasn't always there. CSBG answers when it became part of his look.

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Is There a Special "Lost" Episode of "Cheers"?

Thu, July 7th, 2016 | Category: TV

We do our patriotic duty by revealing a special "lost" episode of "Cheers" produced specially for the United States government!

How Marvel Wrote Off its Star Wars Character That George Lucas Hated

Wed, July 6th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books, Film

Find out the hilarious way Marvel Comics got rid of a character from the "Star Wars" comic book series that George Lucas wanted them to dump.

Celebrate America's Birthday With Batman Visiting All 50 States

Mon, July 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

As we celebrate Independence Day in the United States, party with Batman as he visits all 50 states in the union!

Captain America's 10 Most Patriotic Moments: Giving Speeches, Punching Hitler

Mon, July 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Captain America may not be fighting for the good guys right now, but he's racked up plenty of patriotic moments in 75 years at Marvel Comics.

Superman Honors "Truth, Justice and the American Way"

Mon, July 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Superman celebrates the Fourth of July the only way he knows how, by pointing out the virtues of "truth, justice and the American way."

Top Five Spider-Man/Wolverine Team-Ups & More Top Five Lists

Sun, July 3rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has a great library of top five lists, including their latest, the top five Marvel Comics team-ups between Spider-Man and Wolverine.

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