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Old 03-04-2008, 02:04 PM   #66
Kevin Roegele
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Default Re: The Shadow, the Phantom or Dick Tracy?

Originally Posted by Mr. Socko View Post

Oh man I love the string of b-rate pulp comic films we got in the 90s. Shadow, Rocketeer, Phantom, Tracy. I liked 'em all.
The Shadow had the best costume. Somehow Alec Baldwin with a fake nose and hankerchief around his mouth looks ****ing badass.

Intrestingly (or not), none of the above films are based on comicbooks. The Phantom and Dick Tracy are comic strips from newspapers, Rocketeer was a graphic novel, and The Shadow was a radio show.

Justice League is the new Superman II. Two directors. Jarring clash of drama and comedy. Huge amount of material cut or changed.

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