46 mins. Legendary creators Joe Simon and Jack Kirby effectively created the romance comics genre which was surprisingly dominant during the 1940s and 50s. We look at Fantagraphics’ entertaining new collection of some of their work. Also, the awesomeness of The Golden Girls. Yes, you heard me.
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52 mins. It’s our look at romance comics, though we use the term “romance” loosely.
TV’s new Wonder Woman, Akira film cast, the Spider-Man reboot has a title, Marvel vs Capcom 3, Shane Black to direct Iron Man 3, The Golden Age film adaptation, Darren Aronofsky’s Noah comic, Michel Gondry to adapt Philip K. Dick’s Ubik novel, a new venture from the stars of King of Kong.
14:05 WHAT WE’VE BEEN READING
The Lethal Weapon films, Art Spiegelman’s Breakdowns, hip hop magazine Find.
22:00 ROMANCE COMICS
Superhero lovers, Love The Way You Love, Blankets, Shortcomings, and Moving Pictures.
38:30 FEATURE REVIEW
Ivy from Sarah Oleksyk and Oni Press.