Articles by charles webb

  1. Craig Yoe: A Look at Shuster's Secret Stash   Cover Image

    Craig Yoe: A Look at Shuster's Secret Stash

    Craig Yoe’s recent book Secret Identity: The Fetish Art of Superman’s Co-Creator Joe Shuster explores an unexamined period in the life of the artist and some of the salacious work he did to survive after losing control of his and Jerry Siegel’s celebrated character.

    Comics Interview Article Charles Webb November 2, 2009
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    Trick 'r Treat

    Trick 'r Treat Writer and Director : Michael Dougherty Starring : Dylan Baker, Anna Paquin, Brian Cox, Tahmoh Penikett Rating : Matt : In celebration of today, we've decided to have a go at another horror film, Trick 'r Treat .

    Column Article, Shot For Shot Charles Webb , Matthew Fantaci October 31, 2009
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    Uzumaki

    Uzumaki (2000) Director : Higuchinsky Writer : Ito Junji (Manga), Kengo Kaji (screenwriter) Starring : Keiko Takahashi, Ren Osugi, Hinako Saeki, Fhi Fan Rating : Matt : This week we're continuing our appreciation of horror comics in movies and focusing on Uzumaki , a Lovecraftian tale from Japan.

    Column Article, Shot For Shot Charles Webb , Matthew Fantaci October 29, 2009
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    Creepshow

    Creepshow (1982) Director : George Romero Writer : Stephen King Starring : Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Leslie Nielson, Stephen King, Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau & EG Marshall Rating : Matt : In 1954 EC Comics, best known for their horror titles like Tales from the Crypt and Vault of Horror , was taken before a Senate committee -along with many other comic companies of the day- and blamed for rampant juvenile delinquency across America.

    Column Article, Shot For Shot Charles Webb , Matthew Fantaci October 17, 2009
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    Superman/Batman: Public Enemies

    Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009) Director : Sam Liu Starring : Clancy Brown, Tim Daly, Kevin Conroy, Alison Mack, and John C. McGinley Rating : By Charles Webb and Matthew Fantaci MATT : As an opening statement before we delve further, I’d just like to start by saying when it comes to my Batman and Superman, I prefer them separate.

    Column Article, Shot For Shot Charles Webb , Matthew Fantaci October 9, 2009
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    Flash Gordon

    Flash Gordon (1980) Director : Mike Hodges Starring : Sam Jones, Melody Anderson, Topol, Max Von Sydow, Brian Blessed, Timothy Dalton, and Ornella Muti This week, Charles Webb and Matthew Fantaci will be taking a look at the 1980 comics-to-film adaptation of Flash Gordon and the curious treatment Alex Raymond’s space-faring serial hero got in this sci-fi bomb.

    Column Article, Shot For Shot Charles Webb , Matthew Fantaci October 3, 2009