Archives for Stan Lee

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Director: Mysterio is Comic Book Accurate

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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Stan Lee Documentary Coming from ‘Endgame’ Directors

Joe and Anthony Russo, the duo behind hit films like Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Civil War, Infinity War and the upcoming EndGame have become an incredibly important role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. While creating this universe the Russo brothers have grown quite close to Stan Lee over the years, and now they’ve decided to show their love to the late icon with their latest project. The Russo’s have been making their rounds to promote the release of Avengers: Endgame, which finally hits theaters next week. While on these rounds, they have been having to dodge questions left and
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‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Will Not Have A Stan Lee Cameo But Will Have A Tribute To The Marvel Comic Icon

Since the passing of Marvel’s Stan Lee, it has been unsure of how many more cameos he had put on film. One film that will not have a cameo is X-Men:Dark Phoenix. They will instead have a tribute to the legendary creator of so many of the characters the films are using today. This will be much like Captain Marvel did in it’s opening Marvel Montage (although they also had a cameo appearance). This was confirmed by X-Men Movies producer Hutch Parker and Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg. We don’t have a cameo,” Kinberg revealed. I’d rather say that than then keep it
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With Deepest Respect to the Great Stan Lee

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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Review: Kirby: King of Comics by Mark Evanier

With the recent outpouring of birthday wishes to the late great Jack “King” Kirby, it reminded me again that if you are a Kirby fan, and you want to learn about the history of the man who would become “The King,” you need to read Kirby: King of Comics by Mark Evanier. This book is a treasure trove of Kirby’s work starting from the beginning when he was Jack Kurtzberg, creating his portfolio and trying to find work, any work, to prove to his parents that he could make a living drawing. He ended up working for Will Eisner (before Eisner
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