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REVIEW: Violent, Profane "Deadpool" Shouldn't Work, But Really F---ing Does

REVIEW: Violent, Profane "Deadpool" Shouldn't Work, But Really F---ing Does

After years of anticipation, the Ryan Reynolds-starred "Deadpool" movie is finally here, and it's "hilarious, thrilling, romantic and fun."

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STORE TOUR: Up Up & Away! in Cincinnati, Ohio

STORE TOUR: Up Up & Away! in Cincinnati, Ohio

Comic Books

Owner Kendall Swafford talks with STORE TOUR about Up Up & Away in Cincinnati, and his spacious new location in the suburb of Blue Ash.

1 hour ago

"That Time Deathstroke Stabbed Deadpool" and More Meta-Messages

Comic Books

CSBG collections of commentary by comic creators about other comics now includes when Deathstroke stabbed Deadpool... well, sort of Deadpool.

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EXCL. PREVIEW: "Endgames" are Afoot in IDW's "X-Files" #7

Comic Books

Gibson Praise's master plan is almost complete as Mulder and Scully try to stop him in Joe Harris & Matthew Dow Smith's "X-Files: Season 11" #7.

2 hours ago
REVIEW: Violent, Profane

REVIEW: Violent, Profane "Deadpool" Shouldn't Work, But Really F---ing Does

Film

After years of anticipation, the Ryan Reynolds-starred "Deadpool" movie is finally here, and it's "hilarious, thrilling, romantic and fun."

10 hours ago
by Kristy Puchko

"Fast and Furious" Writer's Next is a Thai Prison Action Movie

Film

It follows a Thailand tradition where inmates compete in state-sanctioned tournaments to win early release.

18 hours ago

"How Comics' Star-Lord Came to Match Movie Star-Lord" & More Influenced Comics

Comic Books

CSBG spotlights examples of TV/Films influencing the comics themselves, like how comic book Star-Lord changed to match his movie counterpart.

18 hours ago

"Game of Thrones" Showrunners Recall 'Painful' Process Making the Pilot

TV

The writers dish on the "painful" four years it took to make the pilot, which was 92% redone.

19 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Gage & Levens Breed Discord in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Gage & Levens Breed Discord in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" #24

Comic Books

The Scoobies are at each other's throats in Dark Horse Comics' "Buffy Season 10" from Christos Gage and Megan Levens.

19 hours ago

"Batman v Superman" Opening in China and US on the Same Day

Film

The "Man of Steel" sequel opening the same day in China and the US likely means big business for Warner Bros.

20 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
TOYING AROUND:

TOYING AROUND: "Batman v Superman," Winter Soldier, Minimates & More!

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

Mezco introduces new "Batman v Superman" characters while Diamond Select Toys reveals new Minimates and "Captain America: Civil War" figures.

20 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch
Chris Daughtry Providing Cover for

Chris Daughtry Providing Cover for "Batman" #50

Comic Books

The musician-turned-comic book artist is lending his talents to the upcoming anniversary issue of "Batman."

21 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
COMIC REEL: Olivia Munn Reveals New Psylocke Image; More Photos from Earth-2

COMIC REEL: Olivia Munn Reveals New Psylocke Image; More Photos from Earth-2

TV, Film

The Psylocke actress shows off a new image from "X-Men Apocalypse," more photos unearthed from next week's "The Flash" and more.

21 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
The Latest Cover Contest is in the

The Latest Cover Contest is in the "Bag"

Comic Books

They're good for carrying stuff like money, or putting over your face to protect a secret identity. Bags can even make you this week's winner.

21 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Training is Over in Niles & Worm's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Training is Over in Niles & Worm's "October Faction" #13

Comic Books

Fred decides Vivian and Geoff are ready for a real case, but Steve Niles & Damien Worm will make sure their first test isn't easy.

22 hours ago
Deadpool & Wolverine: 20 Covers From A Brawl-Tastic Bromance

Deadpool & Wolverine: 20 Covers From A Brawl-Tastic Bromance

Comic Books, Film

Deadpool and Wolverine have been teaming up and throwing down for over twenty years, and here are the twenty covers to prove it.

23 hours ago
by Brett White
See How 2016 is Shaping Up with CBR's Complete Reviews Archive

See How 2016 is Shaping Up with CBR's Complete Reviews Archive

Comic Books

With more than a month already gone, see how 2016's newest offerings have fared with CBR's Reviews team and which books you're missing out on.

Sat, February 6th, 2016

"Weren't Carnage's Legs Chopped Off?" & More Dropped Plots

Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of notable dropped comic book plots, like how Carnage had his legs replaced with robotic legs... until they weren't anymore

Sat, February 6th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Jem and the Holograms" Wants to Be Your Valentine

Comic Books

Kimber's fortunes are foretold in Kelly Thompson and Jen Bartel's "Jem and the Holograms Valentine's Day Special 2016" from IDW.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
Michael Cho Returns to Marvel for

Michael Cho Returns to Marvel for "Civil War II" Variant Covers

Comic Books

Following his first wave of Marvel variants, released this month, acclaimed cartoonist Michael Cho will return for a series of "Civil War II" covers.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Albert Ching
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "I Am a Hero" is Japan's Foot-Biting Answer to "The Walking Dead"

Comic Books

Kengo Hanazawa's "I Am a Hero" zombie manga is already a monster hit in Japan, and Dark Horse will release it in English this April.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
Olivia Munn Has Ideas for a Psylocke Solo Film

Olivia Munn Has Ideas for a Psylocke Solo Film

Film

If a "Psylocke" film ever happens, Olivia Munn has ideas of what she wants to explore with the mutant character she plays in "X-Men: Apocalypse."

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Albert Ching

"Deadpool" Invites You Under the Red Suit in New Valentine's Day-Themed Promo

Film

Wade Wilson is feeling a little amorous in the latest, Valentine's Day-themed TV spot for Fox's upcoming "Deadpool" film.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Gutter Magic" #2 is a Showdown at the Goblin Market

Comic Books

Rich Douek & Brett Barkley prove you can find anything at the Goblin Market, even a fight, in IDW & Comics Experience's "Gutter Magic" #2.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
Worlds Collide in New

Worlds Collide in New "The Flash" Photos; EP Compares Wally West to Roy Harper

TV

Iris sees some action in new "Welcome to Earth-2" photos, while EP Andrew Kreisberg weighed on Wally's journey to becoming Kid Flash.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
DC Comics Reveals First

DC Comics Reveals First "Batman v Superman"-Themed Variant Cover

Comic Books

March will bring 10 "Batman v Superman" variant covers from DC Comics, and here's a look at Rafael Grampá's cover for "Detective Comics" #50.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Orlando, ACO & Petrus'

REVIEW: Orlando, ACO & Petrus' "Midnighter" #9 Revels in the Unexpected

Comic Books

Steve Orlando, ACO and Hugo Petrus' "Midnighter" #9 is "a startlingly clever and exciting comic."

Fri, February 5th, 2016

"Fear the Walking Dead" Casts Veronica Diaz in Recurring Role

TV

Newcomer Veronica Diaz has joined "Fear the Walking Dead" as Vanessa, who is described as "smart and deceptive."

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Meagan Damore

"Deadpool" Snuggles With Wolverine in New UK Commercial

Film

Ryan Reynolds' Merc with a Mouth joins the Manchester United team in a penalty shootout for the latest UK ad for "Deadpool."

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Anthony Couto

"Deadpool" Has Over One Hundred Easter Eggs, Says Ryan Reynolds

Film

During a Twitter Q&A, the "Deadpool" star also thanked fans for their support, revealed what he took from set and more.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Mezco's Green Arrow Action Figure Will Not Fail Your Collection

Mezco's Green Arrow Action Figure Will Not Fail Your Collection

Comic Books

Previewing next week at Toy Fair, Mezco's 1/12-scale Green Arrow action figure releases in October.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
WATCH: MTV's 1992 Tour Of Marvel Comics Is A Mind-Blowing Time Capsule

WATCH: MTV's 1992 Tour Of Marvel Comics Is A Mind-Blowing Time Capsule

TV, Comic Books

MTV VJ Karyn Bryant gets a tour of Marvel Comics in 1992, talking with Bob Harras and Mark Gruenwald along the way.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
REVIEW: Slott & Buffagni Make

REVIEW: Slott & Buffagni Make "Amazing Spider-Man" #7 a Punchy, Fast-Paced Ride

Comic Books

Dan Slott and Matteo Buffagni's "Amazing Spider-Man" #7 shows "how strong this series has been to date, while its twists make it stand apart."

Fri, February 5th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Zdarsky & Henderson Make

EXCL. PREVIEW: Zdarsky & Henderson Make "Jughead" the Pirate King

Comic Books

Archie Comics' "Jughead" #4 by Chip Zdarsky and Erica Henderson literally has it all, with high school, dodgeball, pirates and maybe even burgers!

Fri, February 5th, 2016
VOTE: 50 Greatest Black Comic Writers and Artists of All-Time!

VOTE: 50 Greatest Black Comic Writers and Artists of All-Time!

Comic Books

In honor of Black History Month, CSBG is collecting your votes for the greatest Black comic writers and artists of all-time.

Fri, February 5th, 2016

"Star Wars" Sound Designers Reveal the Surprising Source of Kylo Ren's Force Effect

Film

Matthew Wood and David Acord shared how they created the sound effect for Kylo Ren's use of the Force and more in "The Force Awakens."

Fri, February 5th, 2016

"The Three Stooges" Return to Comics in April

Comic Books

Larry, Moe and Curly are back in comics this spring, courtesy of indie publisher American Mythology Productions.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
Milligan Gets Weird with Erotic Thriller

Milligan Gets Weird with Erotic Thriller "The Discipline" at Image Comics

Comic Books

Writer Peter Milligan talks the "adult comic book" he created with artist Leandro Fernández, and the series' move from Vertigo to Image Comics.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Josie Campbell

"Doctor Who" Meets "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in Incredible Fan-Made Trailer

TV, Film

The "Star Wars"-flavored fan trailer captures the magic and adventure of "Doctor Who's" return to the small screen.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
New Inhumans Arrive in

New Inhumans Arrive in "Agents of SHIELD" Mid-Season Debut

TV, Comic Books

When Coulson and his team return in March, they'll be meeting a group of new Inhumans -- but are they friend or foe?

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Stephen Gerding
Clooney, Brolin, Tatum, Hill & Ehrenreich Declare,

Clooney, Brolin, Tatum, Hill & Ehrenreich Declare, "Hail, Caesar!"

Film

The five top-tier actors look back at -- and laugh a lot about -- making the latest film from quirky cinematic masters, the Coen brothers.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
WATCH:

WATCH: "LEGO Justice League: Cosmic Clash" Debuts New Clip, Announces Premiere

Film

Ahead of its February 13 premiere, a newly released clip sees Brainiac square off against the Justice League.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Anthony Couto

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Crosses $900M At Domestic Box Office

Film

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will also join "Titanic" and "Avatar" in the exclusive $2 billion worldwide box office club.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" Fails Jane Austen and the Horror Genre

Film

It's not the zombies that ruin this unconventional take on Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice," it's everything else.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
Comics AM: Clowes Honored by Fellow Artists; Oregon Paper Pulls

Comics AM: Clowes Honored by Fellow Artists; Oregon Paper Pulls "Non Sequitur" Cartoon

Comic Books

Daniel Clowes is the subject of an in-depth spotlight article, and a paper pulled "Non Sequitur" strips that made fun of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupiers.

Fri, February 5th, 2016