Opinion

Comic Book Films: The Best by Year

Comic Book Films: The Best by Year

September 22nd, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

Some years have been tough for comic book films, while others have been exceptional. Our Joseph Gioeli is here to determine which years have been the best of the best in terms of quality comic book films. Between 1978 and 2007, there was an average...

Comic Book Movies: Which Had Cultural Impact?

Comic Book Movies: Which Had Cultural Impact?

July 20th, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

“What is the best comic book film ever?”; an extremely broad question that usually brings in multiple varying opinions. ComiConverse contributor Joseph Gioeli looks beyond the actual movies to determine which comic book films have been the most important to the culture of comic books...

NYCC: Surviving The Javits Jungle

NYCC: Surviving The Javits Jungle

September 18th, 2016 | by Linda Marie

The New York Comic Con (NYCC) clock is quickly counting down to that "one week to bring them all and in its geek-dom bind them". New York Comic Con baby! The bustling excitement of NYCC envelopes fans from all walks of life in a way that...

DCEU: How to Fix the DC Extended Universe
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DCEU: How to Fix the DC Extended Universe

September 1st, 2016 | by Dusty Haynes

The DCEU continues to expand and draw furious debate from fans who have no end of advice for Zach Snyder and those steering the Warner Bros. ship. Here, our own Dusty Haynes lays out his case for how the DCEU can be strengthened going forward....

Suicide Squad: Breaking Down Jared Leto’s Disappointment

Suicide Squad: Breaking Down Jared Leto’s Disappointment

August 18th, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Suicide Squad clawed its way to financial success but reports are beginning to indicate that the film's box office haul may have come at the expense of their relationship with one of the franchise's key stars. Here, ComiConverse breaks down the reporting that has some...

Suicide Squad Posts $135.1Million Box Office Debut

Suicide Squad Posts $135.1Million Box Office Debut

August 8th, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Suicide Squad may have suffered some disappointing reviews; however, the film has enjoyed a record-setting performance at the box-office; smashing competition with a $135.1 million opening weekend. Suicide Squad boasts a cast that would make any film executive envious, with talent like Will Smith (Deadshot),...

DC Extended Universe: Evaluating The Joker
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DC Extended Universe: Evaluating The Joker

August 8th, 2016 | by Ryan Mayer

The Joker has landed in the DC Extended Universe with Suicide Squad and every fan on earth has their own passionate take. Here, our own Ryan Mayer takes a look at where this version of the Clown Prince of Crime ranks in the character's long...

Suicide Squad: “A Lot” Of Jared Leto’s Scenes Cut

Suicide Squad: “A Lot” Of Jared Leto’s Scenes Cut

August 4th, 2016 | by ComiConverse

News broke today regarding Jared Leto's appearance in Suicide Squad. We're here to give you the latest on Leto's involvement in one of the most discussed movies of 2016. Suicide Squad: Less Jared Leto Than We Thought Suicide Squad has certainly received mixed reviews, since...

Suicide Squad Review: A Disappointing Effort

Suicide Squad Review: A Disappointing Effort

August 3rd, 2016 | by Jordan Samuel

Suicide Squad, one of the most anticipated movies of the summer, gathers the best of DC's worst on the big screen! Our Jordan Samuel provides the official ComiConverse review. This year has been quite disappointing for DC's Cinematic Universe (DCEU). With the poor reception of Batman...

The Killing Joke: A Film That Will Please No One?
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The Killing Joke: A Film That Will Please No One?

July 26th, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Batman: The Killing Joke has made its debut at Comic-Con (SDCC) 2016, and the aftermath is a total mess. Our ComiConverse editorial page is here to break down the carnage. (Inevitably, Spoilers For Batman: The Killing Joke Lie Ahead - Beware!) Bruce Timm, Brian Azzarello, what have...

Suicide Squad: New Enchantress Clip On Jimmy Kimmel

Suicide Squad: New Enchantress Clip On Jimmy Kimmel

July 21st, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Suicide Squad is one of the most hyped movies to be dropping surprises at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) in 2016. In advance of Comic-Con, Cara Delevingne appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live to discuss the film and her character, Enchantress. Jimmy Kimmel, as he is sometimes want...

Batman: The Killing Joke Releases 12 Minute Preview
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Batman: The Killing Joke Releases 12 Minute Preview

April 3rd, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Batman: The Killing Joke is one of the most recognized and most controversial Batman stories of all time. As was reported here on ComiConverse, Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy are set to return to their iconic roles for this highly anticipated animated feature. Today, DC...

Gotham Mid-Season Review

Gotham Mid-Season Review

March 2nd, 2016 | by Leonard Marciano

ComiConverse Contributor, Leonard Marciano, provides a full Gotham mid-season review, including recaps of what has happened so far and what to look for in the second half of Gotham's second season. (Spoiler Alert) The first half of the season was billed as the “Rise of the...

Harley Quinn: The Evolution of Madness

Harley Quinn: The Evolution of Madness

December 10th, 2015 | by ComiConverse

Harley Quinn is one of the most intriguing and beloved characters in all of comics. From her humble beginnings on an episode of Batman: The Animated Series to her inclusion in the upcoming blockbuster Suicide Squad, she has become an icon of the DC Comics universe...

Batman: The Killing Joke – What About Kevin Conroy?
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Batman: The Killing Joke – What About Kevin Conroy?

November 23rd, 2015 | by ComiConverse

Though nothing official has been released, Kevin Conroy now seems increasingly likely to return to reprise his role as Batman, alongside Mark Hamill as The Joker, in the upcoming Warner Brothers animated feature The Killing Joke. IMDb.com now lists Mr. Conroy and Mr. Hamill as...

Suicide Squad: The Joker Is Coming

Suicide Squad: The Joker Is Coming

November 19th, 2015 | by Ryan Mayer

Jared Leto's Joker is all the rage in the land of movie hype these days. Our Ryan Mayer takes a look at what is driving all of the hysteria, as he take a deeper look at the character. The Joker has been one of the...

Nerdcast 2015 Comic-Con Special

Nerdcast 2015 Comic-Con Special

July 13th, 2015 | by Lady Cyprus

We’ve got a special episode in store for you all today! The last few days on the internet were overrun with the #SDCC hashtag so today’s host, Roger, is joined by Jordan, Ryan, Dale, Micah and Nick to talk about the biggest comic and movie...

Batman’s Biggest Bard

Batman’s Biggest Bard

June 2nd, 2015 | by Jonathan Thompson

Who were the greatest Batman bards of all-time?  Which storytellers had the biggest influence over the Batman mythos and how are we to to choose from such an embarrassment of riches? Batman's Biggest Bard Every Batman fan knows the story of Bruce Wayne and his...

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