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Comic Riffs: November, 2013

Posted at 11:28 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Best Books of 2013: Comic Riffs’ Top 10 Superhero Comics of the year

Best Books of 2013: Comic Riffs offers its Top 10 Superhero Comics of the year.

By David Betancourt  |  11:28 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  superhero comics

Posted at 12:03 AM ET, 11/26/2013

CHARLES SCHULZ: Celebrating the anniversary of ‘Peanuts’ creator’s birth with tribute cartoons

CHARLES SCHULZ: Celebrating the anniversary of ‘Peanuts’ creator’s birth today with tribute cartoons.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:03 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  charles schulz, peanuts

Posted at 10:34 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Life after ‘Family Guy’ death: Petition to bring back major character hits a target 1 day after MacFarlane hits his

Social media wants creator Seth MacFarlane to resuscitate character after Sunday’s death scene.

By Michael Cavna  |  10:34 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  family guy, seth macfarlane

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Political Auction Committee: D.C. cartoon sale raises more than $20K

$550. At least that’s how much Al Franken’s Nixon drawing went for at Cartoons & Cocktails charity auction.

By Michael Cavna  |  08:19 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cartoons and cocktails, al franken

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 11/23/2013

‘Doctor Who’: Hello, Dalek! Celebrating 50th birthday with today’s BBC special, interactive Google Doodle game

As BBC airs ‘Day of the Doctor’ show, British-born Google artist tells origin of today’s ‘Doctor Who’ Doodle game.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:14 AM ET, 11/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  doctor who

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 11/20/2013

BEST BOOKS OF 2013: Joe Sacco on his panoramic ‘fascination’ with ‘The Great War’

BEST BOOKS OF 2013: Comics journalist Joe Sacco talks about his panoramic ‘fascination’ with WWI.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:57 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  joe sacco, the great war

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 11/19/2013

BEST BOOKS OF 2013: Kal’s ‘Daggers Drawn’ unsheathes Economist political artist’s rapier pen

Kal’s new book ‘Daggers Drawn’ unsheathes the Economist political artist’s rapier pen at 35-year mark.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:43 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kal, political cartoons

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 11/17/2013

‘Thor’ sequel ($38M) wins second weekend; flies past the 2011 original

‘Thor: The Dark World’ holds off strong debut of ‘Best Man Holiday’; ‘Gravity’ tops $500-million globally.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:10 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor: the dark world

Posted at 12:55 AM ET, 11/14/2013

‘BORDERTOWN’: Lalo Alcaraz on joining Seth MacFarlane’s new Fox immigration comedy

Lalo Alcaraz says Seth MacFarlane’s immigration comedy ‘Bordertown’ has hired a diverse writing staff.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:55 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  seth macfarlane, immigration, lalo alcaraz

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 11/12/2013

‘MAN OF STEEL’ DVD/BLU-RAY: Is today’s red-caped release worth your greenbacks?

‘MAN OF STEEL’ DVD/BLU-RAY: Is today’s red-caped release worth your greenbacks? Your five-point guide.

By David Betancourt  |  03:30 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  man of steel

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 11/11/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: Sequel tops box office ($86M) as Avengers brand flexes yet more muscle

‘Thor: The Dark World’ tops box office with $86.1 million; Marvel sequel has already grossed $327M worldwide.

By Michael Cavna  |  03:08 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor the dark world, box office

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 11/08/2013

MAILBAG: What Post readers are saying about the ‘Get Fuzzy’ drop...

MAILBAG: What Post readers are saying about the ‘Get Fuzzy’ drop...

By Michael Cavna  |  04:20 PM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  get fuzzy

Posted at 02:49 AM ET, 11/08/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: 7 Things to Know About the Marvel Sequel *(Spoiler-Free)

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: 7 Things to Know About the Marvel Sequel *(Spoiler-Free).

By David Betancourt  |  02:49 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Millennials & the Economy: The Nib’s latest webcomic has all the answers in 6 easy steps [Q+A]

Millennials & the Economy: The Nib’s latest webcomic has all the answers in 6 easy steps. [Rich Stevens Q+A.]

By Michael Cavna  |  04:06 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Marvel, Netflix reach deal for 4 new superhero series, including ‘Daredevil,’ ‘Luke Cage’

Live-action ‘Daredevil,’ ‘Luke Cage’ among original online series coming in 2015 from Marvel TV and Netflix.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:53 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  marvel, netflix

Posted at 11:21 PM ET, 11/03/2013

‘STEVEN UNIVERSE’: Monday night’s new Cartoon Network show spotlights strength of Maryland-sprung sister-brother team

‘Steven Universe’ debut Monday spotlights 1st woman to be solo show creator on Cartoon Network.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:21 PM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  steven universe, steven sugar, rebecca sugar

Posted at 10:04 PM ET, 11/03/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: Marvel sequel hammers world box office with $109.4M opening

‘Thor: The Dark World’ wins dozens of foreign markets ahead of U.S. debut; ‘Ender’s Game’ wins domestic.

By Michael Cavna  |  10:04 PM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor the dark world

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 10/31/2013

‘HERBLOCK’ FILM: ‘Black & the White’ docu lands deal, airdates with HBO

‘The Black & the White’ film about The Post’s political cartooning legend will debut Jan. 27.

By Michael Cavna  |  05:43 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  herblock, hbo

 

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