Comic Riffs: superheroes


Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 10/15/2013

‘SUPERHEROES’ INTERVIEW: Filmmakers hold mirror up to American culture in tonight’s PBS documentary

‘SUPERHEROES’: Filmmakers aim to hold mirror up to American culture in tonight’s PBS documentary.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:52 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  PBS, superheroes

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 08/22/2013

BAT-FLECK: This Just In: Ben Affleck is your new big-screen Batman

BAT-FLECK: This Just In: Ben Affleck is your new big-screen Batman. We look at the casting choice.

By Michael Cavna  |  10:00 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  superheroes, ben affleck

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 06/11/2013

‘SUPES’ OF THE DAY: Hans Zimmer soars with new ‘Man of Steel’ score

Superman’s 75th anniversary: Hans Zimmer soars with distinctive new ‘Man of Steel’ score

By David Betancourt  |  01:51 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  film scores, superheroes, hans zimmer, man of steel

Posted at 10:14 PM ET, 04/23/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: As trailer lands, new director brings the hammer down with dark menace

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: As trailer lands, new director brings the hammer down with dark menace

By David Betancourt and Michael Cavna  |  10:14 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  superheroes, marvel film

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 03/06/2013

CLOSE-UP OF ‘IRON MAN 3’ TRAILER: After dissecting Tony Stark’s cinematic teaser, why can’t we sleep?

Here’s a cinematic tease that just won’t let us sleep.

By David Betancourt  |  02:58 PM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  iron man, superheroes

Posted at 11:48 PM ET, 08/09/2012

A GOTHAM MOST BOLD: Artist illuminates a gallery of gloriously font-powered superheroes

A Gotham most Bold: Artist illuminates a gallery of gloriously font-powered superheroes

By Michael Cavna  |  11:48 PM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  matthew olin, superheroes and fonts

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 06/05/2012

THE NEW ‘BARACK OBAMA’ BOOK: Is he our geekiest president yet?

Judging by the new “Obama” biography, is Barack our geekiest president yet?

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barack obama the story, david maraniss, obama and superheroes, obama doodles

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 01/19/2011

ANIMATION OF THE DAY: If superheroes were hipsters

HIPSTER SUPERHEROES: See more funny videos and funny pictures at CollegeHumor. Wonder Woman piloting an invisible Prius? Thor as a manbagging art major? And Hulk wreaking havoc only ironically? Hipsters routinely come in for cartoon mockery -- from the...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:00 AM ET, 01/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Animation, The Animation | Tags:  College Humor, Hipster Hitler, Hipster superheroes