Archives for Stan Lee

‘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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Did Stan Lee Have All The Power Needed To Take On Thanos With His Power Hair Clippers

I love fans. They are willing to debate any subject no matter what it is or how important it might actually be. Let us take up the subject of Stan Lee, who may be one of the most beloved “characters” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, thanks to his hilarious cameos in each film. (The fact that he had a hand in creating many of Marvel’s most popular characters along with Jack Kirby might also have something to do with it.) But it is not the power of his humor that is being questioned. It is the power of the Super
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Remembering the Beginning of the Fantastic Four

With the long awaited return of the Fantastic Four to Marvel’s comic pages this month, it seemed like a good time to revisit the origins of this story that changed the comic landscape. It was in 1961, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby met to discuss a new kind of comic for the time. A team of four heroes who had flaws and personality conflicts, and all the things that “heroes” were not supposed to have. But before you have a team, you need an origin. The origin story that Stan and Jack created revealed the story of four friends, four
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