| Jul 14, 2010
| 1:31 PM
More panels and screenings of our television shows movies fill Saturday's Comic-Con schedule, including the Simpsons, Fringe, Supernatural, the Vampire Diaries and the others.
Here is a list of the highlighted events.
11:00am - 11:45am Family Guy -...
| Aug 12, 2010
It's easy to make a movie in a style approximating that of a comic book or graphic novel. "Sin City" did it. "Road to Perdition" did it. "Watchmen" and "Kick-Ass" did it. As did "Ghost World." Except for that last one, the others fell short as...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 7:01 AM
An earlier ABC series that starred actor-singer Rick Springfield made a run at adapting the DC Comics franchise, but since the start of its second year is imminent, this Fox version already has lasted longer.
Mark Valley ( "Boston Legal") stars as...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 10:59 AM
You can't keep a good movie villain down, especially if he has memorable appliances such as the knife-like fingernails of Freddy Krueger, the fiend of many unfortunate teenagers' dreams.
Jackie Earle Haley ( "Watchmen") inherits the part from Robert...
| May 11, 2010
| 8:40 AM
10 a.m.-7 p.m., May 15, Holiday Inn, 201 Washington Ave., North Haven. $10-$25; children under 10 free. 203-239-6700, ComiConn.com. $10 general admission; $25 “Platinum Admission.” Admission is cash only, though there’s an...
| May 18, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Familiar to fans of television's "How I Met Your Mother" as eternal romance seeker Ted, Josh Radnor is in similar circumstances not only as the star of this comedy-drama but also as its writer and director.
He plays a would-be author who gets insight...
| May 23, 2011
| 1:06 PM
Director Zack Snyder ("300," "Watchmen") parlays his yen for unique themes and visuals into this female-empowerment saga, a graphic-novel adaptation about a young woman (Emily Browning) sent to an asylum by her scheming stepfather.
She escapes into a...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 9:10 AM
As “X-Men: First Class” opens in theaters this weekend, Syfy is ramping up publicity for its new series about a group of people similar to the X-Men. They’re not mutants, but they are “Alphas”—ordinary people with...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 7:53 AM
* * The Tree of Life
Written and directed by Terrence Malick. With Jessica Chastain, Brad Pitt and Sean Penn. (PG-13)
Why do bad things happen to good people? That's the age-old question pondered by Terrence Malick in The Tree of Life, which begins with...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:30 AM
It’s Friday, and there’s a ton of stuff going on tonight. How to pick what to do? Well, here’s five great things happening around Hartford.
The Green Lantern just premiered at midnight, and it breaks the mold of recent superhero...
| Feb 7, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Alicia Lozano makes her return to the Hero Complex with coverage of a packed-house event at UCLA's Royce Hall. Neil Gaiman had a rough year. His father died while the 49-year-old author was working on a screenplay of his 2005......
| Feb 19, 2010
| 4:33 PM
"Avatar" leads the competition at the upcoming Saturn Awards, with 10 nominations including bids for best fantasy picture, leads Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana and supporting players Stephen Lang and Sigourney Weaver. "Sherlock Holmes" has eight...