Comics Bulletin Soapbox

  1. Top 5 of 2005 (Part 1)  Cover Image

    Top 5 of 2005 (Part 1)

    EDITOR’S NOTE: For this end-of-the-year column, SBC’s reviewers were asked to comment on any five comic book “items” of their choosing, appropriate to the year 2005: five favorite titles, five noteworthy industry events, five needed industry changes, et al.

    Column Article, Comics Bulletin Soapbox Keith Dallas December 29, 2005
  2. The Femme Vivante in A History of Violence Cover Image

    The Femme Vivante in A History of Violence

    Director: David Cronenberg Script: Josh Olson Based on the graphic novel by John Wagner and Vince Locke Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris, William Hurt Plot : Some mobsters with a grudge claim a family man who runs a diner in a small town is living a lie, and they target his family.

    Column Article, Comics Bulletin Soapbox Shawn Hill November 29, 2005
  3. Conan: Present and Past Cover Image

    Conan: Present and Past

    The Story Oh, how I remember reading the Conan books of my youth! The mighty warrior we first see as a youth fleeing his captors, falls into a cave (or tomb), finds his mighty sword, and then sets out to conquer the Hyborrian Age! Other than knowing he’s a Cimmerian and worships a grim and wrathful god named Crom, I never really knew much about him, especially his younger years.

    Column Article, Comics Bulletin Soapbox Judson Miers November 16, 2005