Looking for a way to celebrate Free Comic Book Day without leaving home? You’re in luck. As reported atDeadline, Hulu has scheduled their original documentary Batman & Bill to premiere that weekend. The film examines the life of Batman co-creator Bill Finger, along with the campaign to have DC Comics officially acknowledge his essential contributions to the hero and his myths. At last year’s New York Comic Con Hulu screened a promising extended excerpt from the movie.
Batman & Bill, directed by Don Argott & Sheena M. Joyce, will debut on the streaming service Saturday, May 6th.
Filmmaker Joss Whedon of the films Avengers and Avengers Age of Ultron in addition to influential television series Buffy The Vampire Slayer & Firefly, will be writing and directing a Batgirl film. More details at Variety
As a young boy, Danny Rand traveled to the mountainous region of Asia with his parents before their tragic deaths. As a result, he was welcomed into the fabled city of K’un Lun and trained to be a martial arts master as well as the welder of the power of the Iron Fist. As he’s recently been adapted to live action, he’s taken the blogosphere by storm in a way that Marvel possibly regrets: A hot and cold reaction of hate, apathy, or lackluster reception. Continue reading Danny Rand’s Search for Identity→
Back again, with Alex joining Pat & Dean in having sixty four Marvel characters go head to head using Superfight Challenges, Attributes & Locations. How did the characters rank? Who fought who? Who get’s a surprise upset? Who comes out on top? Listen to find out
Tyler’s Recommendation…Black Widow #12
“This could potentially be the final issue of the Wait/Samnee run, the solicitations are being coy. I will very much miss this book if it is in fact the final issue, but we will forever have a fantastic Natasha comic, drawn by one of contemporary comics’ greatest artists, so that’s something.”