PRESS RELEASE – Highlander, the epic action/adventure fantasy film starring Christopher Lambert and Sean Connery, will expand its legacy next year as a comic-book miniseries from IDW Publishing.
When it comes to a big battle, the sword might be the deadliest of all weapons. We’ve seen heroes and villains wield swords of all shapes and sizes, and the opponent always ends up losing a few things during the encounter. But, who is the best sword wielder? VOTE!
Last November, director Carlos Fresnadillo’s left the Highlander reboot. Now, Ryan Reynolds, the man slated to be the new Connor MacLeod, has walked as well. This leaves Summit Entertainment in a bit of a predicament and the Highlander franchise back in pre-production limbo. Of course, this may also help their chances of finding a new director as they will get to make their own choice of star. My take on this, while I’m disappointed that in the loss of Ryan Reynolds, maybe we should go with a lesser known try to carry the film on its own, without the name
There’s so much movie news coming out of H’wood this morning, that we’re bringing back the Rapid Roundup of Hollywood News.Â Some of it is clearly in the rumor category, while other entries are confirmed fact – we’ll leave it up to you to decide which is fact, and which is fan boy fantasy.
This week Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of five of its titles arriving in stores this week.Â Take the jump for a look at Garth Ennis’ Battlefields: The Night Witches #3, Highlander Origins: Kurgan #1, The Lone Ranger and Tonto #2, New Battlestar Galactica: Ghosts #4, and Army of Darkness #16.
Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this Wednesday. Take the jump for Highlander #10, New Battlestar Galactica: Season Zero #1, Savage Tales #1, and Terminator 2: Infinity #2.
Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers the cover images to Highlander #12, which features the final chapter to Dynamite’s first year of the Highlander series. About the Highlander year-end finale, writer Brandon Jerwa added, “Duncan MacLeod and his little band of Immortal traveling companions (watch for the familiar faces, kids) are in it up to their necks this time! No one wants a repeat of the tragic event that ends issue 11, so our heroes have to work fast to stop the bizarre leader of the Eye from fulfilling her own twisted prophecies! And if that’s not enough hype for
Dyanamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers the covers and solicitation information for Highlander #10, which kicks off a new story arc to celebrate the title’s first year. In a prepared statement, Highlander writer, Brandon Jerwa said, “We’re going to see the comics debut of some familiar Immortal faces and there’s a surprising change of setting on tap as well. Duncan MacLeod fans will get what they’ve been craving, but that doesn’t mean cousin Connor is left out in the cold. I’ve been determined to make Highlander an accessible book for even a casual reader, but I will drop the hint
Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers a preview of issues arriving in stores this week. In this installment you get to check out Red Sonja, New Battlestar Galactica, and Highlander. Take the jump for the info!