ICv2: THE BUSINESS OF GEEK CULTURE
Column by Scott Thorne
July 25, 2016

This week, Thorne looks at a new release from AEG and the return of Kittens in a Blender.

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Week of July 26, 2016
July 24, 2016
This week’s home entertainment offerings include a worthy sequel, Barbershop: The Next Cut , an uneven, but personal almost “auteuristic” R-rated comedy from Melissa McCarthy, a wild, sci-fi-tinged crime picture with a great cast that includes Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds, and a delightful “street musical” set in Dublin in the 1980s that will please all those who enjoyed Once and Begin Again .
And New Poster
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: Marvel Studios has released a new trailer and a new poster for Doctor Strange , which is set to debut on November 4.
Marvel's Schizoid Antihero in Stylish Looking Series
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: The FX network has released the first trailer for Legion , the 2017-debuting series from Noah Hawley, who has a very interesting take on David Haller, the schizophrenic son of Professor Xavier, who multiple personas, each with its own fearsome superpower.
'Southern Bastards,' 'Paper Girls,' & 'The Fade Out' All Win
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: Comics published by Image Comics, the third largest comics publisher in the U.S., and the Canadian-based literary comics powerhouse Drawn & Quarterly took home the lion’s share of key awards at the 2016 Eisners.
'Ice Age 5' Melts Down
July 24, 2016
Justin Lin’s Star Trek Beyond easily topped the weekend box office with $59.6 million, while The Secret Life of Pets melted down newcomer Ice Age: Collision Course , which posted the worst opening for a studio-produced animated feature film in a decade.
From Dynamite Entertainment
July 24, 2016
Here's a preview of Grumpy Cat #6, published by Dynamite Entertainment.
3 Minutes of Mayhem to a Hip-Hop Beat
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: Setting the stage for the impending release of the supervillain team-up film Suicide Squad , Warner Bros. released a three minute and 18 second sizzle reel that includes a fair amount of new footage.
A Lighter Tone Than 'Batman v. Superman'
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: At its eponymous panel at San Diego, Warner Bros. unveiled some footage from Zack Snyder’s Justice League film, which hit theaters in 2017.
First Trailer for 2017 Release
July 23, 2016
Comic-Con News: At Comic-Con Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for Patty Jenkins' Wonder Woman film that is due in 2017.
Plus 'Justice League Dark' & 'Batman; Harley Quinn'
July 23, 2016
Comic-Con News: During the Batman: The Killing Joke World Premiere Panel at Comic-Con, DC Entertainment revealed the lineup of "direct to video" animated features slated for release in 2017, the most intriguing of which is an adaptation of Marv Wolfman and George Perez’ 1984 New Teen Titans , saga The Judas Contract.
The First Appearance of King Ezekiel
July 23, 2016
Comic-Con News: AMC released an extended trailer for The Walking Dead Season 7 at the TWD Panel in San Diego,
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