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Criminal 2 #5

Posted: Tuesday, September 9, 2008
By: Paul Brian McCoy

Ed Brubaker
Sean Phillips, Val Staples (colors)
Marvel Comics/Icon
Editor's Note: Criminal 2 #5 arrives in stores tomorrow, September 10.

"Bad Night: Part Two"

This is going to be short, but sweet, since you can probably read the same rave reviews on whatever site you go to.

If you like crime drama, buy this book.

If you like film noir, buy this book.

If you enjoy interesting essays about films and writers you may not have seen or heard of in years, buy this book.

If you enjoy intelligent scripting and tense, nerve-jangling plotting, buy this book.

If you love comics that don't rely on spandex-clad manifestations of adolescent power fantasies, buy this book.

If you love comics that rely on truly horrifying things happening to people who are trying to get their lives back on track after gut-wrenching tragedies, buy this book.

If you think everyone you meet could possibly turn on you and beat you senseless with very little warning, buy this book.

If you like dirty girls who drink too much, carry guns, and ruin your life, buy this book.

If you want to read one of the best damn comics on the market, buy this book.

If none of those things sound like you, eh, what the hell, buy this book.

Buy this book.







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