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Chuck: After the Super Bowl…IN 3D!

To help clean out the bad taste of the last post, how about some Chuck news?


Ok…Ok. I understand.

Well, I’m excited, anyway!

Here’s the deal.  Chuck, aka the best show you’re apparently not watching on Monday nights, gets to share the post-Super Bowl spot on February 1st with The Office.

As if that wasn’t enough reason to keep your TV on NBC after the two teams pummel each other for America’s affection, the episode will be in 3-D!!!

No word on the number of teenagers who will experience manhood upon the three-dimentional visage of Sarah.

Original Post: ‘Chuck’ gets 3-D, Super Bowl Boost – ComicMix news

Mignola’s Going Batty Over Baltimore!

I know a certain someone who’s going to love reading about this…

While it’s ultimately a footnote in an interview exploring Mignola’s excitement over the Hellboy II DVD, what’s coming up for him comic wise, and he and his daughter’s conflicting opinions of Twilight, Mignola does make special mention of his forthcoming film project with David Goyer (Batman Begins, Blade III).

The catch? It’s an old school vampire flick. Here’s what Mikey had to say.

I prefer an old-school vampire. I co-wrote an old-shcool vampire novel with Christopher Golden [called Baltimore, or The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire], and we’ve been struggling with a screen adaptation of it. We’re trying to make an old school vampire movie. But the problem is that if nobody’s made one in the last five years – nobody wants to make one.

Original Post: Mike Mignola: Hellboy Creator Mike Mignola Working on Old-School Vampire Flick

Ooh. What Up, TERMINATOR SALVATION Production Art?

Allow me if you will to share my opinion on the Terminator series.

The Terminator: Awesome
Terminator 2: Judgement Day: All Time Classic
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines: Never bothered watching.
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles:  Found the pilot boring, but I hear it’s gotten much much better.

In any case, I’ve been pretty reserved about Terminator Salvation.  But now that I’ve seen some of the production images (in the video linked below), combined with seeing Christian Bale as the lead…I’m…slight more optimistic?

Either way, I’m hoping it’s good. Because as it stands right now, after Summer 2008 being so kick ass, all I’ve really got to look forward to in ’09 is Up and Harry Potter 6.

Original Post: The Dumb Drum » Terminator Salvation featurette: The Art of Martin Laing

The Most Adorable Widdle ‘Formers EVER!

Blending classic movie, cartoon and comic properties with the super-popular style of vinyl toys, I think it’s safe to say that Hasbro’s Mighty Muggs has been a hit for children of all ages.

(My TV is currently guarded by Spidey, Iron Man, Venom and Wolverine, for example).

In any case, the Muggs expand their cuteness empire into 2009 with the first wave of Transformers Mighty Muggs.

Honestly, who can say no to the cuteness portrayed by Bumblebee (above)?  And I’ll be damned if that isn’t a huggable version of Soundwave.

Original Post: Transformers Universe Mighty Muggs Images – Raving Toy Maniac – The Latest News and Pictures from the World of Toys