“Most of the great graphic novels are gone, and ‘Youngblood’ is one of the few comicbooks left with tentpole potential,” Ratner told Daily Variety. “It was a real personal passion project for me, and a lot of people wanted (‘Youngblood’), but the amazing thing about the guys at Reliance is the speed with which they’re able to move.”
I would love someone (not Ratner) to try and bring Squadron Supreme to the big screen. It was a pretty awesome mini series.
And John, thanks for that link. I have never been a fan of Liefeld's work and they are spot on with every critique. Liefeld just doesn't understand how the human body is supposed to look.
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"I remember meeting a mother of a child who was abducted by the North Koreans right here in the Oval Office." — George W. Bush - June 26, 2008, during a Rose Garden news briefing.
I quit being psyched about this upcoming film when I found out quite awhile back that Tim Burton stepped away from directing the movie because the studio wanted to make it alot less expensive than Burton intended to make it at.