A panel from a "Laurel and Hardy" story for Film Fun published in 1938

Laurel and Hardy, the stars of British comic Film Fun for almost 30 years

Laurel and Hardy may be enjoying renewed success at the box office thanks to the new film Stan & Ollie starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly, but they were box office stars in comics here in the UK too, thanks to their long-running success in the pages of the weekly comic Film Fun. first featured inContinue reading Laurel and Hardy, the stars of British comic Film Fun for almost 30 years

“Mansion of Madness” studio revived?

Last year, comic creators Lee Robson and Dan Hill, working with ace designer and writer Andi Ewington and others, released the horror anthology Mansion of Madness, featuring stories from some of the best and brightest creators in the comics world today. Well, now they appear to have gone one step further and stepped up previously-announcedContinue reading “Mansion of Madness” studio revived?

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In Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

Review by Tim Robins  The Film: Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one and only Spider-Man. When he meets Peter Parker, he soon realizes that there are many others who share his special, high-flying talents. Miles must now use hisContinue reading In Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

In Review: A Nine-Year Old’s Take on “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

We’ll be posting a review of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse from Tim Robins on downthetubes soon, but meanwhile, here’s the view of one of the Spidey’s younger fans, Oliver J. Soto… The Film: Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one andContinue reading In Review: A Nine-Year Old’s Take on “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”