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41. A History of Violence

I love a high concept. God, I do — and if you happen to mix it with a study of violence, and have it directed by the master of violence, it’s a beautiful thing. 358 more words

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Graphic Novel of the Week: A History of Violence

Yes, this is an older graphic novel, first published in 1997, but it’s one of the greats.  A History of Violence, written by John Wagner… 167 more words

Comic Art

David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars a satirical skewering of privilege

David Cronenberg would like to clear the air. Despite the apparently anti-Hollywood tone of his new film, Maps to the Stars, and the fact that he had never previously shot a single scene there, he bears no ill will toward the place. 1,010 more words


Top 5: David Cronenberg


It might seem rather trite to call David Cronenberg a “horror director”, though I think people’s reluctance to pigeonhole him as such says more about their lack of respect for horror as a genre than it does about Cronenberg’s ouevre. 771 more words



Getting into reading and collecting comics can seem difficult to the newcomer and not everyone likes Superheroes.

Given the early connections between comic and pulp novels, the popularity of crime comic goes without saying.   553 more words

Not Just Super Heroes