Why does this exist? Well, a couple of reasons. — Sequels are profitable. — Trilogies are in vogue — A cash in on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (where the version of Batman is inspired by The Dark Knight Returns) Oh, you wanted artistic reasons.
SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR Directed by Robert Rodriguez & Frank Miller. Starring Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levett, Rosario Dawson, Bruce Willis and Eva Green. I loved Sin City. Frank Miller‘s ground-breaking comic book series, that is. Miller stripped down film noir to its bare Continue Reading
300: Rise Of An Empire (Directed by Noam Murro) To be honest, I had low expectations for this film. When it was first announced, I felt that there was absolutely no need for a sequel to 300 and this was simply a case of the studio trying to cash in on the Continue Reading
The sequel to 300, Zack Snyder’s adaptation of Frank Miller’s graphic novel opens in Singapore tomorrow. 300: Rise of an Empire is based on Miller’s as yet unpublished graphic novel Xerxes and focuses on the second Persian invasion of Greece in 480 BC. Noam Murro is the director whilst Snyder is involved Continue Reading
Reminiscing. About superhero comic books from the 1980s. Those were the days! *Sigh*