Tagged: comic strip

Flash Gordon 1980 Sam Jones Meolody Anderson Topol

Superhero Films – Flash Gordon (1980)

Remember when science fiction consisted of rocket ships, alien planets, laser guns, incredible threats and life or death cliffhangers? Well, George Lucas certainly did. In 1977 Star Wars created a sci-fi...

Popeye 1980 movie Robin Williams Shelley Duvall Olive Oyl

Superhero Films – Popeye (1980)

Directed by Robert Altman this live-action adaptation of the spinach eating character premiered during the holiday season in 1980. A joint production between Paramount and Walt Disney Productions, Popeye would mark Robin...

Will Eisner The Spirit Sam J. Jones

Superhero Films – The Spirit (1987)

Detective Denny Colt is one of the finest, upstanding, uncorruptible cops around and he’s just arrived in Central City. Knowing Colt will cause them a lot of headaches when he...

Dear Mr Bill Watterson documentary Calvin & Hobbes

Dear Mr. Watterson (2013) – A Review

Dear Mr. Watterson Bill Watterson created one of the most popular, beloved and enduring comic strips of all time – Calvin and Hobbes. It’s ten year run would win the...