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Monthly Archives: October 2020

The Greatest Event in Motion Picture History!

The Greatest Event in Motion Picture History!

The Ten Commandments THE TEN COMMANDMENTS; 1956; Studio: Paramount; Director: Cecil B. DeMille; Cast: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo A beloved annual network television tradition during the Passover/Easter season, this stunning Biblical epic – an Academy Award winner in visual eff ects – chronicles the life of Moses [...]
The DUKE & DINO star in “RIO BRAVO”

The DUKE & DINO star in “RIO BRAVO”

Vintage Westerns Wednesday with John Wayne & Dean Martin. RIO BRAVO; 1959; Studio:  Warner Bros.;  Director: Howard Hawks;  Cast:  John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond This film’s legacy as a culturally significant and historic western,  adapted from a short story of the same name by B.H. McCampbell, has served [...]
For every BATMAN, there is a BAT-GIRL!

For every BATMAN, there is a BAT-GIRL!

Batman, Robin and Batwoman meet "BAT-GIRL!" BATMANVol.1,  No.139,  April 1961;  Cover Art:  Sheldon Moldoff, Ira Schnapp;  Writer:  Bill Finger;  Penciler:  Sheldon Moldoff ;Inker:  Sheldon Moldoff At the dawn of the Silver Age of Comic Books,  DC added Batwoman as a new member of the Batman Family.  Batwoman,  in her alter ego of Kathy Kane,  was [...]
It’s a Flashback Friday with…. THE FLASH!

It’s a Flashback Friday with…. THE FLASH!

ALL-FLASH Quarterly! ALL-FLASH Vol.1, No.1, June 1941;  Cover Art:  Everett E. Hibbard;  Writer:  Gardner Fox;  Penciler:  Everett E. Hibbard;  Inker:  Everett E. Hibbard This action-packed 68-page anthology leads off with a retelling of The Flash’s origin.  Then,  Mr. Norris has created a Medusa-like serum that turns living things to stone,  and when it predictably falls [...]
Winter is Coming – Superman Snowman!

Winter is Coming – Superman Snowman!

"The Wizard of Winter" ACTION COMICS Vol.1, No.116,  January 1948;  Cover Art:  Ira Yarbrough;  Writer:  Don Cameron;  Penciler:  Ira Yarbrough;  Inker:  Stan Kaye J. Wilbur Wolfingham is a swindler that regularly crosses paths with the Man of Steel,  always trying to carry off another sleazy deal outside the con fines of the law.  This time [...]
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