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DCMoviesWarner Bros.

Get Smart director Peter Segal has signed a three-year first-look deal with Warner Bros. and the first order of business in the new deal is Captain Marvel.  The WB has picked up the John August script, with Segal set to direct the adaptation. He and [Michael] Ewing began working on the film two years ago at New Line, but the property has moved over to WB. Pic tells the story of teenaged Billy Batson, who transforms into the superhero when he says the word “Shazam!” Why was this film even at New Line to begin with?  DC and Warner Bros.

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EditorialPlatinum Studios

When Heroic Publishing first began sending me solicitations about its titles availability on WOWIO, I was pretty excited.  A free (or nearly free) digital comics distribution system that paid creators because of internal ads/sponsorships is a pretty great idea.  I was able to access new content, or in the case of some of my favorite Clockwork Storybook folk (Bill Willingham, Matthew Sturges, Mark Finn, Chris Roberson) get stuff that is out of print circulation. When it was announced Platinum Studios was buying WOWIO and “retooling” the entire system, I was a bit hesitant after the debacle with DJ Coffman  (search

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ContestMajor Spoilers

I posted a quick update about the Major Spoilers Dark Knight 2 Limited Edition Contest the other day, allowing contestants to enter as many times as they like, providing there is someone different in each picture.  Julian took us up on the new deal and has turned in a few pics from San Diego Comic Con. I gotta give Julian credit, he had the balls to go up to some well known names, take a photo, and enter the contest. Who did Julian get his pics taken with?  Take the jump to find out, and see who you are up

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