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‘Persepolis’ Banning Controversy Results in Improved Sales [Video]

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Chicago booksellers have reported increased sales of Persepolis following last week's controversy that saw the Marjane Satrapi 2003 graphic novel about the Iranian Revolution removed from some public schools over concerns of the depiction of torture. Teachers and students joined together to

Satrapi’s ‘Chicken With Plums’ Trailer Now Online [Video]

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The trailer for Chicken with Plums, the second collaboration between cartoonist (and Persepolis creator) Marjane Satrapi and co-direct Vincent Paronnaud, has made it online, and it looks amazing. Check it out past the jump.

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Link Ink: ‘Powers’ Pilot Progress, ‘Ben 10′ Meets ‘Generator Rex’ and Real Life Mario Karts

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TV: FX is reworking the Powers pilot, but co-creator Brian Michael Bendis has reassured fans on Twitter about the continued health of the project.

Tech: Reviews for Wacom's delayed Inkling device are popping up around online. So far the outlook seems po

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Link Ink: Marvel Arrives On Android Devices, ‘The Darkness 2′ Trailers And Lincoln Busts Ghosts

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Digital: Marvel's comiXology app is now available on Android devices. Additionally, Marvel content is now also available on the Comics by comiXology Android app.

Gaming: The upcoming Transformers: Fall of Cybertron will include the Combaticons and their combined form Bruticus.

Movies: Will the next Wolverine movie have an R-rat

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Link Ink — Death Row’s ‘Hustle City,’ Tim Burton’s Legacy

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-- It¹s nothing but a G Novel-Thang, baby. In attempt to refresh the brand, WIDEawake/Death Row is launching an extension called Hustle City, debuting as a graphic novel with a CD insert. (Billboard)

-- Scott Mendelson on The Huffington Post recaps

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Persepolis Movie Kicked Out of Bangkok Film Festival

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According to an article in Variety magazine, the film version of Marjane Satrapi's graphic novel Persepolis has been dropped from the Bangkok International Film Festival due to political pressure from the Iranian Embassy.


Chattan Kunjara Na Ayutthaya, the chief officer of Iran's Tourism Authority stated that "It is a good movie in artistic terms, but we have to consider other issues that might arise here." The main iss

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