Drawing Doc Savage, The Man of Bronze

Drawing Doc Savage, The Man of Bronze

Inspired by a Bruce Timm piece from the Modern Masters series, this is my first attempt at drawing Doc Savage. I wanted to keep the simple lines of Timm's style. There were places where I began to stray from the C, S curves and straight lines that I tried to limit myself to. All in [...]

Alex Schomburg the Quintessential Golden Age Cover Artist

Alex Schomburg the Quintessential Golden Age Cover Artist

Alexander A. Schomburg was a Puerto Rican born commercial and comic-book artist, whose career lasted over 70 years. Stan Lee considered him to be the best cover artist in the Golden Age of comics. For the most part I feel that the only reason to collect comics from that era is only for the cover [...]

My Top Nine Films Based on Comic Strips

My Top Nine Films Based on Comic Strips

   “My Top Nine”… it seems to be a thing now. Well, it’s only my second top nine list, but is could be a thing. Why not a Top Ten? In both cases I really couldn’t come up with ten picks, for the life of me.    This one is simple. Comic strips to the [...]

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)

   I know that I would probably take some fire for admitting this, but I am really enjoying this flick. I knew about Sky Captain when it came out but then it flew under the radar, as it were. While flipping around our Netflix menu, this movie came up, and I thought it might be [...]

Why Indiana Jones 4 was Actually Awesome

   Do you think Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull sucked? Then this may just change your mind like it did mine.    First we need to talk about our attitudes. We ALL went into this movie with high expectations. We wanted our Harrison Ford from, at least, 1989. After some time we [...]