A Superhero Horror Film: Why the New Spawn has the Potential for Awesomeness

A Superhero Horror Film: Why the New Spawn has the Potential for Awesomeness by guest writer: Margo Smith   As of yet, there is no release date for the upcoming remake of Spawn, but creator Todd McFarlane has said that he is hoping to begin shooting this year and has plans to turn the superhero epic into a horror film. Safely assuming that, like me, many horror fans are also at least moderately fond of … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Spawn Debuts Digitally on ComiXology!

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Kid-friendly SPAWN title available now on the revolutionary digital comics platform comiXology December 12, 2012 – Berkley CA – New York, NY – Image Comics and Todd McFarlane Productions are excited to announce the digital debut of THE ADVENTURES OF SPAWN a kid-friendly comic series now available on the revolutionary digital comics platform comiXology. Two 48-page issues of THE ADVENTURES OF SPAWN, as well as a collected edition of both issues with bonus material never … Continue reading

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Book Review: Spawn – Book of the Dead – Authors Ashley Woods, Steve Niles

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I have the pleasure of finally reading and reviewing a volume …..a long time coming. When I say a long time, I mean I’ve been hearing about this arriving on shelves for seems like decades. I don’t actually remember the official date I caught wind of it, but it was definitely a different time, a different era and most of all Ashley Wood was still creating killer illustrations for the Mcfarlane team. On one hand, … Continue reading

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Trailer: Spawn (1997)

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Trailer: Spawn (1997) A mercenary is killed, but comes back from Hell as a reluctant soldier of the Devil.

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Film Review: Spawn (1997)

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SYNOPSIS: Al Simmons, is a military soldier/assassin, who has been betrayed by a covert government agency head named Jason Wynn. Wynn orders his top assassin, Jessica Priest, to assassinate him. After Simmons dies, he is immediately transported to Hell, where Malebolgia, a demonic ruler of the various realms, offers him a Faustian deal. If Simmons becomes his eternal servant and leader of Hell’s army in Armageddon, he will be able to return to Earth to … Continue reading

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Magazine Review: Spawn – Official Movie Magazine – Editor Anthony Timpone

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SPAWN: THE OFFICIAL MOVIE MAGAZINE Editor: Anthony Timpone Published by Starlog Group Publication Date: 1997 Format: Color – 67 pages Price: $5.99 – out of print Sometimes when digging thru old books and magazine you come across a few gems. One for me (at least at the time) was the announcement of a “Spawn” movie and an official movie magazine to go with it. I was deep into my collecting phase and had more spawn … Continue reading

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