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The Column: Issue #25

The Column: Issue #25

Mark Millar returns with a look at some of the best and worst film adaptations of comics ever. What did he think of Tim Burton's 'Batman?' How about the recent 'Hulk' movie? Which comic based film had a serious affect on his life? Mark tackles all of these and more.

The Column: Issue #24

The Column: Issue #24

It was a simpler, more quiet time. Actually, not really quieter, but at one time we all attended elementary school and received report cards. Check out the report cards from some of your favorite comic writers and artists like Bendis, Simone, Hitch, Liefeld, Millar and others.

The Column: Issue #23

The Column: Issue #23

Earler this week there was an editorial shake-up at DC Comics which causes Mark to have a very odd dream wherein he finds himself as president and publisher of DC Comics. What would the DC Universe look like with him in charge?

The Column: Issue #22

The Column: Issue #22

What happens to a writer or artist 10 years after they're on top? Mark Millar examines the trend downward that seems to afflict all of them.

The Column: Issue #21

The Column: Issue #21

This is the week where Mark goes an entire column talking about everything but comics. Actually, that's not entirely true. War, Michael Moore and a little movie called 'Daredevil' make it into this weeks edition of 'The Column.'

The Column: Issue #20

The Column: Issue #20

Mark asks the question who has the most difficult job in comics, the writer or the artist? The answer may seem obvious, but it's not nearly as easy a question to answer as you may think.

The Column: Issue #19

The Column: Issue #19

Ever wonder what the homes of some of your favorite comic creators look like? Millar tells all when he reveals the insides of the homes lived in by Quesada, Waid, Hitch, Layman, Barrucci and Lee.

The Column: Issue #18

The Column: Issue #18

The real world we live in and the fictional world of super-heroes are meeting in very strange ways and when it happens, we will be the only ones truly prepared. How so? Read on.

The Column: Issue #17

The Column: Issue #17

Mark presents his best of list from 2002 with categories covering Best Scoop, Series, New Series, Movie, Column, Editor, Artist, Writer and Company.

The Column: Issue #16

The Column: Issue #16

For those aspiring comic writers and artists out there, Mark descrbies the seven types of comic book editors you'll run into in your career and which types you need to avoid.

The Column: Issue #15

The Column: Issue #15

Mark Millar is back and he shares the story of his American adventure at Mid-Ohio Con, his visit to New York City and the Marvel offices, and what he's been up to since the last column here at CBR.

The Column: Issue #14

The Column: Issue #14

Mark Millar and Bryan Hitch get together and break out the Ouija board in an attempt to contact the spirit of Jack Kirby. The results? VERY surprising. Read on to find out what happened.

The Column: Issue #13

The Column: Issue #13

Mark presents the Top 10 comics you didn't even know you loved! Which ones make the list? Read on to find out.

The Column: Issue #12

The Column: Issue #12

Casting 'Comics: The Movie.' It's got a big time writer attached and Mark helps out the casting crew with suggestions on who should play your favorite industry pro.

The Column: Issue #11

The Column: Issue #11

It's part three of 'The Chair' series of interviews and this week DC sits in the slightly used seat. Or do they?

The Column: Issue #10

The Column: Issue #10

In the second-part of the three-part 'The Chair' series, Mark Millar talks at length with CrossGen President/CEO Mark Alessi. This very candid interview covers all those subjects you'd expect and more. Millar didn't shy away from the hard questions and Alessi didn't shy away from answering them. A revealing interview you need to read.

The Column - September 23, 2002

The Column - September 23, 2002

Rich Johnston brings you news that CrossGen has attained Premier Status with Diamond Comics Distributors, a new DC related TV show coming to ABC, new 'Storm' and 'Thing' series from Marvel, five pages from that aborted 'Solar' project and much more. UPDATED with new images from Solar and a look at the new Voltron!

The Column: Issue #9

The Column: Issue #9

In the first of a three-part series Mark sits down some of comics biggest name in "The Chair." This week Mark talks extensively with Marvel's Joe Quesada and Bill Jemas.

The Column: Issue #8

The Column: Issue #8

Mark runs the bases this week with thoughts on the nostalgia trend in comics, where the industry is in the 'twenty year rule,' defending DK2, Grayson and Fegrado kicking ass and much more.

The Column: Issue #7

The Column: Issue #7

It's been a year since the events of September 11th and Mark takes a look back on the year and how it's affected not only his writing, but comics publishing in general.

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