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‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’ Red Band Trailer Promises Girls, Girls, Girls, Inevitably

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Remember 2005? Back when we didn't have a lot of good comic book movies to celebrate? Back before the first 300 movie, when the whole idea of that posturing "no homo" otherness-phobic carnival of green screened pomposity seemed like it might be exciting? Back before Frank Miller's swastika-festooned The Spirit left a bad taste in everyone's mouths? Back when people were still insisting The Dark Knight Strikes Again was actually good satire, before Holy Terror confirmed that, no, Frank Miller is actually frighteningly sincere? Back when we clung to deniability?

Good news, everyone! It's 2005 again, and we get another chance to pretend Mickey Rourke poking his head through a loaf of bread is a thing that works. Here's another Sin City: A Dame To Kill For trailer, and it's everything you'd expect it to be; stylish and insubstantial, with the promise of ample degradation. It's also 'Red Band,' which means you have to be a mature person to watch it, ironically.

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Link Ink: Miyazaki Honored, Scott McCloud’s New Cover, Ruffalo Hulks Out On Letterman And More

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Each weekday, ComicsAlliance brings you a carefully selected variety of links from around the web about comics and comics-related media, including movies, video games, toys, and whatever else might be worth noting. Quite frankly, these are items you may just need to know about to have a productive day. Take a look at today's hand-picked links after the jump.

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Eric So’s ‘Sin City’ Vinyl Figure Is Cartoonishly Brutal, Just Like The Original Marv

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If you're the type of person who really likes collectible statues,then you may already be familiar with the work of Eric So, who designed a vinyl figure of Mike Mignola's Hellboy a while back. Now, he's back with another Dark Horse icon: Marv, the two-fisted, impossibly violent star of the first arc of Frank Miller's Sin City, complete with a billowing trenchcoat and a set of bandages.

The figure stands 13 inches tall with a limited run of 950 pieces, and as you might expect, it's set to be released this September in conjunction with the second Sin City movie with a price of $150. And, just to make things even more fun, Marv's signature bandages are packed separately so that you can apply them yourself as you see fit. Check out the full figure below!

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Blood, Sex and Death: Must Be The New ‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’ Theatrical Trailer [Video]

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Jessica Alba, Powers Boothe, Josh Brolin, Rosario Dawson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Eva Green, Dennis Haysbert, Stacy Keach, Jaime King, Ray Liotta, Christopher Meloni, Jeremy Piven, Mickey Rourke, Juno Temple, Bruce Willis and Lady F*cking Gaga star in Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, the new Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller film coming out nine years after the pair first collaborated on a filmed adaptation of Miller's award winning Dark Horse graphic novels.

The phrase you often here in connection with the production is is "what took so long?" Based on the latest theatrical trailer, the more common remark is going to be "better late than never."

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Meanwhile, Nine Years Later: The ‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’ Trailer Debuts [Video + Screengrabs]

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While not quite as difficult to believe as a 25-years-later sequel to Tron, it's still pretty surprising to lay eyes on the honest-to-god trailer for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, the sequel to the 2005 hit by Robert Rodriguez based on Frank Miller's black-and-white Dark Horse graphic novel series. A prequel (of sorts... the timelines are complex, ok) to the first film, A Dame to Kill For stars Eva Green in the title role and is adapted from what might be Miller's most intensely dark and violent Sin City yarn of all.

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Toy Fair 2014: New ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Sin City’ And ‘The Walking Dead’ Minimates

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Diamond Select Toys had much to show at Toy Fair 2014, and while much of it couldn't be photographed (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Minimates! Guardians of the Galaxy Minimates!), there was still plenty to take in. Coming soon from DST and Art Asylum are all new The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Captain America: The Winter SoldierGodzilla, Sin City and The Walking Dead Minimates. There was also a TMNT bottle opener and pizza cutter shaped like Michelangelo, because a party isn't a party without a certified Party Dude. You can check out a selection of what DST had on display after the jump.

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Link Ink: Wonder Woman Slices, Kidrobot Teases TMNT And 3A’s Unveils Micromen

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Make your Monday brighter with today's links.

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‘Frank Miller’s Big Damn Sin City’ To Collect All Seven Stories In One Massive Hardcover

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If you were hoping to catch up on Frank Miller's Sin City before the next movie, Sin City 2: A Dame To Kill For hits theaters August 22, Dark Horse has got you covered.

On June 25, the publisher is releasing a 1,344-page hardcover collection of all seven Sin City stories so far--The Hard GoodbyeA Dame to Kill ForThe Big Fat KillThe Yellow BastardFamily ValuesBooze, Broads & Bullets and Hell and Back. The imposing hardcover will be called Frank Miller's Big Damn Sin City, it'll be out June 25, and will retail for $59.99.

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I’m David: Trusting Your Taste and ‘Love & Rockets’

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I'm a simple man with simple tastes. I'm also a critic, and that means that I obsess over my simple tastes in an attempt to both quantify them and convince myself that they aren't simple. But at the same time

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Parting Shot: We Now Live In A World In Which Frank Miller Directs Gucci Commercials [Video]

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If you had asked me 15 years ago, I probably would have told you that "Frank Miller directed a Gucci commercial" was possibly the very last sentence I ever expected to type. And yet, here we are. Inspired by the look

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