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EXCLUSIVE CLIPS: "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" Plot Revealed

EXCLUSIVE CLIPS: "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" Plot Revealed

A mysterious plot against the League is revealed, and Wonder Woman spars with Steve Trevor in a pair of clips from the animated film.

"Star Wars" Collected Edition Expected to Sell More Than 225,000 in Initial Orders

Comic Books

The trade paperback of Jason Aaron and John Cassaday's "Star Wars" is a major hit in the direct market, according to sales numbers from Marvel.

1 hour ago
by Albert Ching
Marvel Wants Rachel McAdams for Female Lead in

Marvel Wants Rachel McAdams for Female Lead in "Doctor Strange"

Film

A new report claims the "True Detective" and "Mean Girls" star is the studio's choice for the upcoming film starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

2 hours ago
by Kevin Mahadeo
PREVIEW: Batgirl Takes on Batwoman & Grayson in DC's

PREVIEW: Batgirl Takes on Batwoman & Grayson in DC's "Batgirl Annual" #3

Comic Books

Batgirl faces off against Spyral before stopping by Gotham Academy in DC Comics' "Batgirl Annual" #3 by Stewart, Fletcher, Bengal and more.

4 hours ago
Ride into a galaxy far, far away with a sweet “Star Wars” Corvette

Ride into a galaxy far, far away with a sweet “Star Wars” Corvette

Film

An award-winning custom painted Corvette with a "Star Wars" theme has gone up for auction on ebay.

4 hours ago
Okamoto Confirmed as Mercy Graves for

Okamoto Confirmed as Mercy Graves for "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice"

Film

In the latest installment of DC All Access, Tao Okamoto was confirmed to play Lex Luthor's body guard Mercy Graves in "Batman v Superman."

4 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
SDCC: Archie Comics Talks

SDCC: Archie Comics Talks "Riverdale" TV Show, Teases New Horror Series

Comic Books

Mark Waid, Dan Parent, Adam Hughes, Chip Zdarsky and more dropped clues about Riverdale's future in the jam-packed "Archie Forever" panel.

4 hours ago
by Cardner Clark
Mark Hamill Reportedly Official for

Mark Hamill Reportedly Official for "Batman: The Killing Joke" Adaptation

TV

A new report says that not only will Mark Hamill return to voice the Joker for an animated "Killing Joke," he's already recorded his part.

4 hours ago
by Albert Ching
SDCC: Trans Characters, Comics and the Importance of Inclusion

SDCC: Trans Characters, Comics and the Importance of Inclusion

Comic Books

Caitlyn Jenner may have captured the attention of the popular media, but the creators of transgender characters have many more stories to tell.

5 hours ago
by Brigid Alverson
Amazing Arkham Knight Costume Looks Like It Stepped Out Of The Game

Amazing Arkham Knight Costume Looks Like It Stepped Out Of The Game

Video Games

Batman's video-game foe leaps off the screen with the help of a 3D-printed cosplay costume and a stylish photo shoot.

5 hours ago
Taylor Discusses Unsheathing X-23's Claws in

Taylor Discusses Unsheathing X-23's Claws in "All-New Wolverine"

Comic Books

Writer Tom Taylor tells CBR about putting Wolverine's clone daughter in the title role and continuing her predecessor's fight in "All-New Wolverine."

6 hours ago
by Dave Richards
EXCLUSIVE CLIPS:

EXCLUSIVE CLIPS: "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" Plot Revealed

TV, Film

A mysterious plot against the League is revealed, and Wonder Woman spars with Steve Trevor in a pair of clips from the animated film.

7 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding

"Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" Adds "Limitless" Actor

TV

Andrew Howard is the latest addition to "Agents of SHIELD" season three, playing an agent in what's said to be a "major recurring role."

7 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Ted Cruz Criticized for Naming

Ted Cruz Criticized for Naming "Watchmen" Character as One of His Favorite Superheroes

Comic Books

Observers questioned Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz for saying that "Watchmen" character Rorschach was one of his top five superheroes.

7 hours ago
by Albert Ching
CBR TV: Timm on

CBR TV: Timm on "Justice League: Gods & Monsters," Harley Quinn's Explosion & More

TV, Comic Books, Film

Legendary animator Bruce Timm spoke with CBR TV at Comic-Con Interantional about his new feature and reimagining Superman, Batman & Wonder Woman.

8 hours ago
by Albert Ching

"Star Wars: Rogue One" Enlists "Sherlock's" Jonathan Aris

Film

The actor, best known as Anderson on "Sherlock," will purportedly play Senator Jebel in the 2016 anthology film.

8 hours ago
WATCH: New

WATCH: New "Justice League: Gods and Monsters" Clip Poses a Big Question

TV, Film

A new clip from the animated feature film asks, should the the League save the world - or rule it?

8 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
REVIEW: Barber & Griffith's

REVIEW: Barber & Griffith's "Transformers" #43 Poses Profound Questions

Comic Books

John Barber and Andrew Griffith "breathe new life into the generation one characters" in "Transformers" #43.

8 hours ago
These Marvel Minions Mash-ups are Bananas

These Marvel Minions Mash-ups are Bananas

Film

One artist has blended the adorable -- or annoying, your mileage may vary -- yellow henchmen with the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

8 hours ago
SDCC:

SDCC: "Robot Chicken" Teases "DC Comics Special," "Creepy Burt Ward"

TV

The jokes were fast and furious in the "Robot Chicken" panel at Comic-Con International, with the show's cast and crew working their panel like an improv routine.

9 hours ago
Singer Shows Off Massive

Singer Shows Off Massive "X-Men: Apocalypse" Egyptian Set Piece

Film

With this impressive photo, director Bryan Singer reveals that not all of "Apocalypse's" jaw-dropping effects will be done with green screen.

9 hours ago
by Brett White
Modern Prometheus to Adapt Pope's

Modern Prometheus to Adapt Pope's "One Trick Rip-Off," McGinty's "Welcome to Showside"

TV

Modern Prometheus was formed by Z2 Comics Publisher Josh Frankel and filmmaker Sridhar Reddy to bring indie comics to the big screen.

9 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Veep" Showrunner Talks Marvel Debut, "Secret Wars" & Funny Comics

Comic Books

David Mandel discusses his "Hank Johnson: Agent of Hydra" one-shot which explores the Marvel U's terrorist organization from a different angle.

10 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Stan Lee Responds to Critics of

Stan Lee Responds to Critics of "Fantastic Four's" Human Torch Casting

Film

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee weighed in on the controversy surrounding Michael B. Jordan's casting as the Human Torch in "Fantastic Four."

10 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Marvel Zombies" Manga to Devour Avengers, Ruin Stark's Birthday

Comic Books

"Ixion Saga" artist Yūsaku Komiyama turns his attention to Marvel Zombies in a new digital manga starring the Avengers.

10 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
First Look at

First Look at "Boruto: Naruto the Movie" One-Shot by Masashi Kishimoto

Comic Books

A special book given to Japanese audiences of "Boruto: Naruto the Movie" will include a new manga one-shot by "Naruto" creator Masashi Kishimoto.

10 hours ago
SDCC: Denis Leary Comes Clean About

SDCC: Denis Leary Comes Clean About "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll"

TV

Denis Leary, John Corbett and Elizabeth Gillies talked at Comic-Con International about fame, music, family and being cool next to real-life rock stars.

11 hours ago

"Heroes Reborn" Poster Teases "A New Phenomenon Begins"

TV

NBC has unveiled new key art for the revival of "Heroes," which stars Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi and a sprawling cast of franchise veterans and newcomers.

11 hours ago
What's Up, Doc? It's Bugs Bunny’s 75th Birthday

What's Up, Doc? It's Bugs Bunny’s 75th Birthday

TV, Comic Books, Film

Seventy-five years ago today, Bugs Bunny made his official debut in the animated short "A Wild Hare."

12 hours ago
INTERVIEW: Kindt's

INTERVIEW: Kindt's "Dept H" Dives to New Depths for Thrills & Adventure

Comic Books

Matt Kindt discusses shifting from "MIND MGMT" to his next long-form comics work - an underwater suspense thriller titled "Dept H."

12 hours ago
by Steve Morris
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Agents Of SHIELD" Season 3 Begins Production; Swinton Drops "Doctor Strange" Hint

TV, Film

A new set photo from "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." teases an active crime scene; Tilda Swinton's Ancient One may not be what you think and more.

12 hours ago
by Brett White
Comics A.M. - Despite Ban,

Comics A.M. - Despite Ban, "Death Note" Is Still Big In China

Comic Books

Chinese "Death Note" fans search for ways to skirt the rules! Female creators score big with crowdfunding! Ken Levin talks 1First Comics! Plus more!

12 hours ago
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Jungle Girl," "Red Sonja" & More Dynamite Comics on Sale July 29, 2015

Comic Books

"Evil Ernie" crawls his way out of Hell, "Jungle Girl" must save the world and "Red Sonja" seeks revenge in this week's Dynamite previews.

12 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Empire Debuts Distressed

Empire Debuts Distressed "Batman v Superman" Cover

Film

The Dark Knight and Man of Steel are caught defiantly mid-stride on a new cover.

12 hours ago
by Brett White
Cleveland Heights Honors Late Writer with Harvey Pekar Park

Cleveland Heights Honors Late Writer with Harvey Pekar Park

Comic Books

The late writer Harvey Pekar, often called Cleveland’s unofficial poet laureate, was celebrated Saturday with the dedication of a park in his name.

13 hours ago
Tatum's

Tatum's "Gambit" Production Kicks Off In October With Hefty Budget

Film

Possible casting call info also reveals that the Channing Tatum vehicle will be populated with criminals and thieves.

13 hours ago
by Brett White
EXCL. PREVIEW: Zoom Forms His Own Rogues Gallery in DC's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Zoom Forms His Own Rogues Gallery in DC's "The Flash Annual" #4

Comic Books

Professor Zoom travels through time and assembles a hunting party to kill Barry Allen in Van Jensen & Bong Dazo's "The Flash Annual" #4 from DC.

14 hours ago

"Vacation" Co-Directors Confirmed as "Spider-Man" Screenwriters

Film

John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein confirmed that they are teaming to bring the web-slinger back to the big screen.

14 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Deep State," "Hit: 1957" & More BOOM! Comics on Sale July 29, 2015

Comic Books

Snake fights the masked figure from his past in "Escape from New York," Spike & Flower enjoy a movie night in "Munchkin," and more from BOOM!

15 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Del Toro & Cuse Talk

Del Toro & Cuse Talk "The Strain" Season 2, Going Off-Book and Gloomy Vampires

TV

Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse discuss their take on vampires, and "The Strain" deviating from its source material in season two.

Sun, July 26th, 2015