Emmet O'Brien

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Articles By Emmet O'Brien

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Remembering Peter Parker: The Importance of the Amazing Spider-Man

Fri, January 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Following the release of the final issue of "Amazing Spider-Man," Howard Mackie, Danny Fingeroth, Fabian Nicieza, Mike Zeck and others share memories and anecdotes about Peter Parker and his costumed alter-ego.

Stephen Mooney Takes Comics Fans "Half Past Danger"

Thu, October 4th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Writer/artist Stephen Mooney discusses his World War II-era adventure "Half Past Danger," revealing the title's cinematic & comic book influences and his goal to tell a type of story rarely found in modern comics.

KAPOW: "Amazing Spider-Man" & "Total Recall" Sneak Peeks

Sat, May 26th, 2012 | Category: TV, Film

CBR News caught footage of Colin Farrell's struggles with reality in "Total Recall" and Andrew Garfield's web slinging swings in "The Amazing Spider-Man" at the Kapow Comic Convention.

Cornell on New 52 Genre-Expansion, Writing Dark Stories

Fri, May 25th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Paul Cornell spoke with CBR News at Kapow Comic Convention about DC Comics' New 52 has allowed non-super hero titles the chance to find success in the marketplace, writing dark subject matter and more.

KAPOW 2012: "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" Paints the Con Red

Tue, May 22nd, 2012 | Category: TV, Film

Kapow showcased exclusive footage of the 16th US President tackling a vampire scourge led by the nefarious Adam, played by Rufus Sewell in the film adaptation of the best-selling novel.

The Ten Cruelest Things Joss Whedon Has Done To His Characters

Mon, May 21st, 2012 | Category: TV, Film

Emmet O'Brien compiles his list of the top ten cruelest moments in Joss Whedon's original work, including "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Angel," "Dollhouse" and more.