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  • Infinite Danger Room #109: Captain Marvel review (spoilers!)

    Infinite Danger Room #109: Captain Marvel... INFINITE DANGER ROOM | Updated: Fri, Mar 15, 2019

    Infinite Danger Room panelists Matthew Price, Kade Poulson, Anthony Brown and Chris Borthick give their full review on "Captain Marvel," with lots of spoilers.

  • Robots, superheroes abound in 'Okie Comics' #5

    Robots, superheroes abound in \'Okie Comics\' #5 Updated: Fri, Mar 15, 2019

    Giant robots, time travelers and superheroes can be found in the pages of “Okie Comics” #5. The free comics anthology distributed across the metro area is edited by local author Jeff Provine. Artist Kevin Stark, also the curator of the Toy & Action Figure Museum in Pauls Valley, provides...

  • Oklahoma native Tyson Ritter becomes Season 4 regular on AMC series 'Preacher'

    Oklahoma native Tyson Ritter becomes Season 4... By Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, Mar 7, 2019

    "Preacher" follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), his hell-raising ex-girlfriend Tulip (Ruth Negga) and Irish vampire Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) as they go on a road trip to find God and are thrust into a twisted battle spanning Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between.

  • Movie review: ‘Captain Marvel’ soars higher, further and faster than standard superhero origin story

    Movie review: ‘Captain Marvel’ soars higher,... By Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, Mar 7, 2019

    The 21st installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Captain Marvel” is the first to center on a female protagonist, with Oscar winner Brie Larson (“Room”) delightfully portraying Carol Danvers, the Air Force pilot who gets caught up in an intergalactic war.

  • ‘Captain Marvel’ soars higher, further and faster

    ‘Captain Marvel’ soars higher, further and faster By Brandy McDonnell
    Features writer bmcdonnell@oklahoman.com |
    Updated: Thu, Mar 7, 2019

    'CAPTAIN MARVEL' PG-13 2:04 3 1/2 stars “Captain Marvel” soars higher, further and faster than both the standard superhero origin story and the lofty expectations on it. The 21st installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Captain Marvel” is the first to center on a female protagonist,...

  • Word Balloons: Comics heroine Captain Marvel set to soar

    Word Balloons: Comics heroine Captain Marvel... BY MATTHEW PRICE for the The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Mar 7, 2019

    One of Marvel Comics’ most prominent female superheroes gets the lead role in a film this weekend as “Captain Marvel” hits theaters. Brie Larson stars as Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel. In the comic books, Danvers was created by writer Roy Thomas and designed by artist Gene Colan as a...

  • Infinite Danger Room #108: A Marvel-ous update

    Infinite Danger Room #108: A Marvel-ous update INFINITE DANGER ROOM | Updated: Wed, Mar 6, 2019

    Infinite Danger Room panelists Matthew Price, Kade Poulson, Anthony Brown and Chris Borthick look at recent Marvel hits, including "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse," and look forward to "Captain Marvel."

  • Word Balloons: Changes discussed at comic retail conference

    Word Balloons: Changes discussed at comic... Matt Price | Updated: Fri, Mar 1, 2019

    Charlotte, N.C. — “Working Together” was the theme for the annual ComicsPRO meeting, and comic-book retailers, publishers, creators and more seemed ready to embrace that theme at the industry gathering. Retailers at the ComicsPRO annual members meeting and retailer conference heard from dozens...

  • Words Balloons: Comics have long gone on missions to Mars

    Words Balloons: Comics have long gone on... Matt Price | Updated: Thu, Feb 21, 2019

    NASA shut down the mission of the Opportunity rover earlier this month. The Mars rover originally set for a three-month mission continued on course for 15 years before a dust storm caused it to stop working, according to an Associated Press report. Opportunity helped gather evidence that Mars...

  • Interview, photos and video: Oklahoma comics artist Jerry Bennett encourages creativity through arts residency at historic Skirvin Hotel

    Interview, photos and video: Oklahoma comics... By Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Feb 15, 2019

    In Jerry Bennett’s world, aliens from “War of the Worlds” might land in downtown Oklahoma City, “Star Wars” hero Admiral Ackbar might explore a sideline as a Ghostbuster, and the Iron Giant might be tapped to help take down “Transformers” baddie Megatron.



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