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Leonardo DiCaprio To Produce Biopic On Bill Watterson
Leonardo DiCaprio To Produce Biopic On Bill Watterson
It's been an odd year for Bill Watterson. The iconic Calvin and Hobbes creator -- whose reclusive nature has informed his legacy almost as much as his brilliant comic strip in recent years -- saw the release last month of a documentary about the cartoonist and his legendary comic strip. Shortly before its release, Watterson engaged in a rare interview as well. After all of that, it seemed as if th
'Dear Mr. Watterson' Trailer Features Creative People Pouring Their Hearts Out [Video]
'Dear Mr. Watterson' Trailer Features Creative People Pouring Their Hearts Out [Video]
It's almost silly to say Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes comic strip, which ceased publication -- brace yourself -- nearly 18 years ago, was influential. That's beyond obvious. But that doesn't mean it isn't enjoyable to hear a slew of actors, cartoonists and other artistic folks talk about the impact the strip had on their lives. Based on the trailer, that seems to be the thrust of director Jo
New App Makes ‘Calvin And Hobbes,’ ‘Peanuts,’ And More Classic Strips Available For Free
New App Makes ‘Calvin And Hobbes,’ ‘Peanuts,’ And More Classic Strips Available For Free
While the advent of ComiXology has made several classic comics available to read digitally, the migration of comic strips to the digital world has been comparatively slow. That's now changed, as Universal Uclick's GoComics has launched a free app that enables you to read many classic comic strips on your tablet and phone for free, including Peanuts, Doonesbury, Garfield, The Boondocks and more...
Parting Shot: This ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Animated Short Is Both Surreal And Fun
Parting Shot: This ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Animated Short Is Both Surreal And Fun
I rarely pass up an opportunity to write about any Calvin and Hobbes themed project. Whether it's a search engine designed specifically for the strip, or pictures of the two characters set against the backdrop of beautiful real-life settings, Bill Watterson's timeless creation consistently inspires talented fans to create something memorable in homage to the beloved comic strip...
Parting Shot: This ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Search Engine Is The Reason The Internet Exists
Parting Shot: This ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Search Engine Is The Reason The Internet Exists
Like The Simpsons is for so many of us, Calvin and Hobbes has for years been a source that I can almost always reference, no matter the situation, in a way that's somehow germane to the topic at hand. After more than a decade of daily and brilliant content, Bill Watterson's timeless strip grew to be a seemingly endless provenance of hilarious, random, absurd, touching and thought provoking refer
Original ‘Calvin & Hobbes’ Page Sells At Auction For More Than $200,000
Original ‘Calvin & Hobbes’ Page Sells At Auction For More Than $200,000
How much is an original page of Calvin and Hobbes worth? Judging by the recent sale of a 1986 watercolor original Sunday strip, the answer is apparently "a little over $200,000."You may remember that we told you about the auction of the page back in September, when it was first was put up for sale by Brian Basset, a cartoonist who had owned it for the last twenty-six years after receivin

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