• Archive: Comics

Nativity in Comic Format

Dec 1

The Diocese of London has produced a Beano style comic version of the nativity in a move to make Christianity more accessible in multicultural Britain.  There is also quite an extensive children’s section on the London Christmas website. It doesn’t matter how old and stuffy you are, going to the left of the advent calendar and

The Dark Knight

Aug 6

I went to see The Dark Knight on Monday and it was really good.  Heath Ledger’s performance was amazing – this is what a truly psychotic mad man is supposed to be like!!  I highly recommend going to see it for that alone.  I also loved the messianic under/overtones. My only criticism is that since

I Am Iron Man.

May 23

So those of you who read my blog regularly may be starting to realise that I am a bit of a fan of Marvel comics.  I would say that it is a bit of a throw over from childhood but that would denigrate the whole comic book experience.  Some of the best social commentary of

Hulk Smash!!

May 23

The trailer for the new Incredible Hulk movie is out and worryingly I am looking forward to it.  I have to say that the 2003 Ang Lee film left me feeling more than a little let down.  The promises in the press left the film with a lot to live up to.  The rhetoric of