Never read a comic before? Here’s the list for you Apr05

Never read a comic before? Here’s the list for you...

We here at Crimespree know comics aren’t just for kids. They are tools that writers use to showcase other aspects of literature that ranges in every genre. Crime/noir, action/super hero, romance, comedy, indie. There is every kind of comic book out there, just like how there is every kind of novel out there. What this blog hopes to do is bring comics to the forefront of reading. If you’ve never read a comic before we hope the endorsements of us at Crimespree will help you “take the risk,” as it were, to give them a try. Chances are you’ll find more than you expected. This list will give you perfect introductions in to comics referencing...

WGA nominees announced

The Writer’s Guild of America has announced the nominees for the 2009 Writer’s Guild Awards. ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY Burn After Reading, Written by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, Focus Features Milk, Written by Dustin Lance Black, Focus Features Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Written by Woody Allen, The Weinstein Company The Visitor, Written by Tom McCarthy, Overture Films The Wrestler, Written by Robert Siegel, Fox Searchlight Pictures ADAPTED SCREENPLAY The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Screenplay by Eric Roth; Screen Story by Eric Roth and Robin Swicord; Based on the Short Story by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Paramount Pictures and Warner...

Blu-ray Review: The Dark Knight. Dec16

Blu-ray Review: The Dark Knight.

Warner Home EntertainmentRelease date: December 9, 2008MSRP: $35.99Director: Chris NolanStars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine, Morgan FreemanOnce again, Christian Bale returns as Bruce Wayne/The Batman and, thanks to a brilliant online marketing campaign, the anticipation was unprecedented.Fortunately Mr. Bale and company deliver the goods. The Dark Knight finds The Batman struggling to maintain his principles while being pushed to the limit by The Joker (Heath Ledger in an Oscar-worthy performance).But the Batman is not alone; he is assisted by Lt. Gordon ( Gary Oldman) and the new D.A. Harvey...

Check out a dozen new clips from The Dark Knight.

IGN has twelve clips from the upcoming The Dark Knight. Having watched them, I have to say my anticipation is greater than ever for the return of the Batman. July 18th can’t come soon enough!

Yet another new poster for The Dark Knight May16

Yet another new poster for The Dark Knight

One cool poster after another, The Dark Knight has been brilliant in using the internet to build anticipation for this film. The Dark Knight lands on July 18th. This poster appears to be for the U.K., as the website on the bottom is http://www.thedarkknightmovie.co.uk/.