Tag: The Avengers

Heroes of Cult: Bernard Cribbins

Born in 1928 Bernard Cribbins career has spanned over 70 years. A career that has seen him appear alongside Peter Sellers, become part of the Carry On team, become a hero to Whovian’s, the voice of children’s television to a generation and have two top ten hits. Starting […]

Marvel and Hulu team up for 5 cartoon shows!

Marvel have teamed up with the streaming service Hulu to bring animated series adaptations of M.O.D.O.K., Hit-Monkey, Tigra & Dazzler Show and Howard the Duck, as well as the special The Offenders, which will bring all of these heroes together for a team-up mission in the same vein as The Avengers and Netflix’s The Defenders. M.O.D.O.K., […]

Preview- Firefly #1

BOOM! Studios, along with visionary writer and director Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers), presents an all-new era of the pop culture phenomenon Firefly , as one of the most demanded stories in the franchise’s history is revealed for the first time! Captain Malcolm “Mal” Reynolds, […]

Preview: Avengers #10

THE EARTH’S MOST HATED HEROES?! After 700 issues of saving the world, you’d think the Avengers would be due some celebration. But instead the whole world seems to be gunning for them, especially Namor’s fearsome new Defenders of the Deep and the reimagined Russian Super-Soldiers of the Winter […]

Preview: The Magic Order #1

Netflix’s journey into the world of comics has begun with the arrival of the official trailer for its first comic book – The Magic Order, written by Mark Millar with art from Marvel superstar artist Olivier Coipel (Thor, The Avengers, The Amazing Spider-Man), available for sale in comic […]

Preview: Avengers #1

A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES – courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their […]

Operation: Galactic Storm

Operation: Galactic Storm begins in Captain America #398 (March 1992) with the kidnapping of Rick Jones by Shi’ar agents intent on recovering Kree artifacts to aid them in the construction of a super weapon. In the course of rescuing Jones, Captain America discovers that a conflict has begun between […]

Jack Kirby: A Personal Journey

Glenn B. Fleming has hot Kickstarter for funding for his movie Jack Kirby: A Personal Journey which features unique, unseen footage. This is Glenn’s journey to find Jack Kirby; artist and co-creator of so many iconic comic book characters. https://ksr-video.imgix.net/assets/016/204/784/92f65f6da36ec301b06302357ef437b7_h264_high.mp4 “2017 marks the centennial of American comic book artist and writer […]

Earth X

From Alex Ross and Jim Krueger comes Earth X, one of a number of planets implanted with a gestating Celestial egg. About ten years after the end of the heroic age, Black Bolt releases the mutagenic Terrigen Mists into Earth’s atmosphere, seeking to transform humanity into Inhumans so that his people would not suffer […]

John Carson passes away aged 89

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to report that British actor John Carson has passed away at the age of 89 years old in Cape Town, South Africa, on 5th November 2016. Carson made a name for himself in such films at Seven Keys, Smokescreen, Master Spy, The Night Caller, The Plague of the […]