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Examining "Rebirth's" Treatment of Legacy & Promise of a Less "Grimdark" DC Universe

Examining "Rebirth's" Treatment of Legacy & Promise of a Less "Grimdark" DC Universe

A longtime fan and a New 52 newcomer discuss what "DC Universe: Rebirth" means for DC Comics, and what they hope to see in the months ahead.

Examining

Examining "Rebirth's" Treatment of Legacy & Promise of a Less "Grimdark" DC Universe

Comic Books

A longtime fan and a New 52 newcomer discuss what "DC Universe: Rebirth" means for DC Comics, and what they hope to see in the months ahead.

19 minutes ago
by CBR News Team
Women's Wrestling Comedy Series

Women's Wrestling Comedy Series "GLOW" Heads Straight to Series at Netflix

TV

"Orange is the New Black" creator Jenji Kohan will executive produce the series, which is based on the 1980s female wrestling league.

1 hour ago
RUMOR:

RUMOR: "Injustice: Gods Among Us 2" To Be Released in March 2017

Video Games

According to a new rumor, "Mortal Kombat" house NetherRealm Studios will announce a new "Injustice: Gods Among Us" video game for next March.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Laurel's Death 'Was One of the Most Difficult Things' to Film on

Laurel's Death 'Was One of the Most Difficult Things' to Film on "Arrow," Says Holland

TV

Willa Holland weighed in on why Katie Cassidy's departure from the show was the worst one yet, next year's four-way crossover event more.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Does

Does "Hellboy in Hell" Finale Signal the End of Mike Mignola's Time With the Character?

Comic Books

Mignola will take a one-year break from comics after "Hellboy in Hell" ends, and he gives CBR a hint whether he'll return to the half-demon when he comes back.

2 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
Marvel Studios Paved the Way for

Marvel Studios Paved the Way for "The Boys" TV Adaptation, Says Co-Creator Garth Ennis

TV

Ennis discussed the impact of Marvel's popularity on the upcoming project, while Seth Rogen weighed in on the struggle to adapt the source material.

2 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Suicide Squad" Is Twitter's Most Anticipated Summer Movie

Film

The DC supervillain movie dominated Twitter conversations thanks to a popular trailer, emoji and hashtag.

2 hours ago
by Brett White
Mike Mignola On

Mike Mignola On "Hellboy 3's" Odds: "I'll Believe It When I See It"

Film

The "Hellboy" creator also reveals his backup plan had the first film destroyed his character's reputation.

2 hours ago
by Brett White

"Cars 3" Concept Art Reveals New Character Cruz Ramirez

Film

"Cars 3" director Brian Fee discussed Lightning McQueen's role going into the film, how Cruz Ramirez plans to help him get back up to speed and more.

3 hours ago
REPORT: Disney Execs Worried About

REPORT: Disney Execs Worried About "Rogue One," Order Expensive Reshoots

Film

Unnamed sources have stated that Disney execs are afraid the "Star Wars" anthology film won't live up to the precedent set by "The Force Awakens."

3 hours ago
LOOK: First Photos of

LOOK: First Photos of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's" Main Cast Unveiled

Film

J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" stars Jamie Parker as Harry Potter, Poppy Miller as Ginny and Sam Clemmett as Albus Severus.

3 hours ago
LOOK: Michael Turner's

LOOK: Michael Turner's "Batman: Rebirth" #1 Variant Covers

Comic Books

Aspen Comics will offer limited edition variants of the DC Comics one-shot featuring artwork by the late artist.

3 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Tomasi, Gleason Talk the Death of Superman,

Tomasi, Gleason Talk the Death of Superman, "Truth, Justice & Family" in Rebirth

Comic Books

Peter Tomasi & Patrick Gleason discuss the game-changing events of "Superman" #52, in which two Men of Steel died, and what to expect from Rebirth.

4 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Justice League," "Rachel Rising" End Strong

Comic Books

Two titles came to an end, "Afterlife with Archie" proves there's plenty of life left, and "DC Universe: Rebirth" dominated the conversation.

5 hours ago
Dominic Cooper Would Love to Play Howard Stark Again If

Dominic Cooper Would Love to Play Howard Stark Again If "Agent Carter" was Revived

TV

"Agent Carter" and "Preacher" actor Dominic Cooper says that he is "well up for doing more Howard Stark" and that fan support means a huge deal.

14 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
Stan Lee Speaks Out About His

Stan Lee Speaks Out About His "Deadpool" Cameo

Film

When Stan Lee was recently asked about his strip club cameo in "Deadpool" he gave a surprising answer about his filming conditions.

16 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
Singer Plans to Step Away from

Singer Plans to Step Away from "X-Men" After "Apocalypse," But Not 'Forever'

Film

The longtime "X-Men" helmer discusses his future on the franchise and his desire to move on for a bit.

18 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
New

New "Star Trek" TV Series Adds "Voyager" Novelist Kirsten Beyer to the Writing Staff

TV

Bryan Fuller is adding a "Voyager" veteran to his writing staff for CBS All-Access' 2017 TV series.

19 hours ago
Dan Aykroyd: New

Dan Aykroyd: New "Ghostbusters" Has More Laughs Than the First Two Combined

Film

Original writer/star Dan Aykroyd gives his review of director Paul Feig's all-female "Ghostbusters" reboot.

19 hours ago
New

New "X-Men: Apocalypse" Promo Teases Quicksilver Rescue Scene

Film

The latest "X-Men: Apocalypse" TV spot features the praised Quicksilver (Evan Peters) rescue scene from the film.

20 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Cool Moments in X-Men History: Magneto Tears Apocalypse a New One

Cool Moments in X-Men History: Magneto Tears Apocalypse a New One

Comic Books

CSBG spotlights a great moment in X-Men history, as Magneto and Apocalypse have one final battle during the "Age of Apocalypse."

20 hours ago
Luc Besson Reveals New

Luc Besson Reveals New "Valerian" Photos with Cara Delevingne, Dane DeHaan

Film

The "Lucy" helmer drops new pics from his upcoming sci-fi movie, based on the French comic "Valerian and Laureline."

21 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
EXCL. PREVIEW: Jensen & Woods'

EXCL. PREVIEW: Jensen & Woods' "Cryptocracy" #1 Exposes an Ancient Conspiracy

Comic Books

The Nine Families have watched our world in secret since before memory, but they will be threatened in Van Jensen & Pete Woods' new Dark Horse book.

21 hours ago
R2-D2 Debuts Boba Fett-Inspired Redesign at MegaCon

R2-D2 Debuts Boba Fett-Inspired Redesign at MegaCon

Film

A fan gave a working R2-D2 replica a Boba Fett redesign at this past weekend's MegaCon in Orlando.

21 hours ago
Jason Fabok's 10 Favorite

Jason Fabok's 10 Favorite "Justice League" Moments

Comic Books

With Jason Fabok's time on "Justice League" with writer Geoff Johns now brought to a close, the artist picks 10 favorite moments from his run.

22 hours ago
by CBR News Team

"Agents of SHIELD's" Clark Gregg Sounds Off on the "Captain America" Twist

TV, Comic Books

"S.H.I.E.L.D.'s" Agent Coulson is the latest to weigh in on the major reveal of last week's "Captain America: Steve Rogers" #1.

22 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Top Five X-Men Characters Retroactively Empowered by Apocalypse

Top Five X-Men Characters Retroactively Empowered by Apocalypse

Comic Books

Apocalypse is everywhere, and CSBG looks at the top five times Apocalypse was revealed to have retroactively given X-Men characters their powers.

23 hours ago
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Suicide Squad" Tops Twitter; Never-Seen Spider-Man "Civil War" Art

TV, Film

"Suicide Squad" named the most-tweeted-about upcoming movie, Spider-Man "Civil War" concept art revealed and more.

23 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta's

REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta's "East of West" #26 is Clever & Engaging

Comic Books

Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta's "East of West" #26 "is a reminder of why people need to pay attention to this comic."

23 hours ago
What's the Deal With [SPOILER] in

What's the Deal With [SPOILER] in "X-Men: Apocalypse's" Post-Credits Scene?

Film

CBR delves into the twisted history of the Marvel Comics character alluded to in the post-credits sequence of the "X-Men" sequel.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by Brian Cronin
New

New "Star Trek Beyond" Character Posters Spotlight Uhura, Scotty & Sulu

Film

Paramount continues to roll-out character posters for director Justin Lin's ("Fast Five") "Intro Darkness" follow-up.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
Willa Holland Calls Out WB for Shutting Down

Willa Holland Calls Out WB for Shutting Down "Arrow's" Suicide Squad Plans

TV

Holland discussed the disconnect between DC's films and television series, citing Marvel's approach as proof of how interconnection "can be done."

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Marvel's Tom Brevoort Calls

Marvel's Tom Brevoort Calls "Rebirth" the 'Most DC Comic I'd Read, In a Good Way'

Comic Books

The Marvel editor discusses the "Watchmen" reveal, and his overall thoughts on DC's game-changing one-shot.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by CBR News Team
Dwayne Johnson Confirms He'll Star in Shane Black's

Dwayne Johnson Confirms He'll Star in Shane Black's "Doc Savage"

Film

Johnson will officially play Clark "Doc" Savage in the character's first film appearance since 1975's "Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze."

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Tom Brevoort Talks

Tom Brevoort Talks "Civil War II," the New Marvel NOW! and DC's "Rebirth"

Comic Books

With "Civil War II" #1 on sale in two days, Marvel SVP of Publishing Tom Brevoort discusses the event from Brian Michael Bendis & David Marquez.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by Albert Ching
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Control," "The Shadow," "Bob's Burgers" and More Dynamite Comics on Sale June 1, 2016

Comic Books

Get an advance look at "The Art of Painted Comics," "Army of Darkness: Furious Road" and more Dynamite titles on sale Wednesday.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by CBR News Team
Wolverine Originally Had a Larger Role in

Wolverine Originally Had a Larger Role in "X-Men: Apocalypse"

Film

Writer/producer Simon Kinberg reveals why they had to scrap their original plans for Hugh Jackman's character.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Green Lanterns: Rebirth" #1 Brings Geoff Johns Back for Emerald Adventure

Comic Books

The "Rebirth" mastermind teams co-writer Sam Humphries and artists Ethan Van Sciver & Ed Benes to tell a story of Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz.

Mon, May 30th, 2016
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Doctor Who," "Dark Souls," "Deus Ex" and More Titan Comics on Sale June 1, 2016

Comic Books

Check out the new Titan Comics releases arriving in stores Wednesday: "Deus Ex," "Independence Day," "Doctor Who" and "Dark Souls."

Mon, May 30th, 2016
by CBR News Team

"Captain America: Civil War" Passes "Deadpool" as Top-Grossing U.S. Film of 2016

Film

The Marvel Studios sequel has grossed $372.6 million at the domestic box office since its opening on May 6.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway

"Agents of SHIELD" VFX Reel Showcases Season 3's Breakout Moments

TV

The team at CoSA VFX has assembled a highlight reel of some of the best visual effects from the Marvel drama's third season.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
Baaa Before Zod: Zoo's Newborn Goat Named After Superman Foe

Baaa Before Zod: Zoo's Newborn Goat Named After Superman Foe

Comic Books, Film

Continuing with its Superman theme for pygmy goats, The Maryland Zoo has called the adorable newborn Zod.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
Maisie Williams Adorably Calls Kit Harington on the Radio to Make Plans

Maisie Williams Adorably Calls Kit Harington on the Radio to Make Plans

TV

"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington received a surprise call from one of his co-stars while doing a live radio interview.

Sun, May 29th, 2016

"Fullmetal Alchemist" Director Reveals More About Live-Action Film

Film

The CG-heavy adaptation of the action-fantasy manga will be released as a single film, with Edward Elric aged from 15 to 20.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
Top Five

Top Five "Age of Apocalypse" Characters & More Top Five Lists

Comic Books

CSBG massive library of top five lists includes a look at the top five characters from the classic X-Men crossover, "Age of Apocalypse!"

Sun, May 29th, 2016