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Cardinal Marx presents his resignation t...

Rome – German Cardinal Reinhard Marx, one of Pope Francis’ closest advisers, asked the pontiff to allow him to resign as head of the archdiocese of Munich and Freising, as a sign of responsibility for “the failure systemic “of Catholic Church leaders over the decades in responding to clergy sexual abuse. In a shocking letter […]

Elon Marx? Grimes is driving TikTok cra...

June 3, 2021 12:32 p.m. EDT Elon Marx? Grimes is driving TikTok crazy with his dreams of AI communism Grimes says his latest TikTok video about using AI to advance communism is just a joke. Los Angeles, CA – Grimes‘ the latest TikTok video has most people confused. In a rambling clip, she explained why […]

Richard Marx musically applauds Rand Pau...

Singer Richard Marx and Republican Kentucky Senator Rand Paul are not friends, to say the least. The young senator from Kentucky accused Marx of “[calling] for violence against me and my family “after a suspicious package arrived at his door, containing a non-toxic substance. This idea that Marx called for overt violence against Paul referred […]

Inside the World of St. Louis Artist Lau...

When fans tell St. Louis artist Lauren Marx that they love his work, which often happens these days, his response is always, “Why?” In fact, when asked to describe himself, the first word that comes out of his mouth is “cluttered”. She explains that she means this in both the physical and mental context. “Can […]

Inside the World of St. Louis Artist Lau...

When fans tell St. Louis artist Lauren Marx they love her work, which often happens these days, her answer is always “Why?” In fact, when asked to describe himself, the first word that comes out of his mouth is “encumbered”. She explains that she means this in both the physical and mental context. “Can hot-mess […]

Richard Marx and Daisy Fuentes buy $ 9 m...

Nostalgic Hollywood couple Daisy Fuentes and Richard Marx – she’s a regular on 1990’s MTV as the network’s first Latino VJ, he is the singer-songwriter of pleasantly cheesy love hymns from the ’80s and’ 90s ( “Right Here Waiting”, “This I Promise You”) – added to their already impressive real estate portfolio with the purchase […]

More young Japanese look to Karl Marx am...

As the global challenge of climate change intensifies and the coronavirus pandemic amplifies economic inequalities, Karl Marx, who has pointed out the contradictions and limits of capitalism, is gaining new admirers in Japan, especially among young people. The boom was sparked by a 34-year-old associate professor at Osaka City University who reinvented the theory set […]

More young Japanese look to Karl Marx am...

News Office (Kyodo News) Tokyo, Japan ● Wed 5 May 2021 2021-05-05 17:25 189 559f5bc8c5224ad06a25184c0a4639d6 2 Books Japan, Karl-Marx, COVID-19, climate change, economy To free As the global challenge of climate change intensifies and the coronavirus pandemic amplifies economic inequalities, Karl Marx, who has pointed out the contradictions and limits of capitalism, is gaining new […]

More young Japanese look to Marx amid pa...

As the global challenge of climate change intensifies and the coronavirus pandemic amplifies economic inequalities, Karl Marx, who has pointed out the contradictions and limits of capitalism, is gaining new admirers in Japan, especially among young people. The boom was sparked by a 34-year-old associate professor at Osaka City University who reinvented the theory expounded […]

Why Karl Marx and his 150-year-old philo...

We are surrounded by amenities. But as Marx explained, capitalism is not about commodities, nor about the “brand” of commodities; rather, it is about how goods are produced and distributed. Capitalism is a mode of production, which essentially means “the way of producing”. The mode of production in simplistic terms consists of two things, a) […]

How Marx and Lenin Influenced Chinese Na...

By Richard Baum, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles In the whirling vortex of May 4the movement, all of the ambivalent elements of China’s long love / hate relationship with the West have been powerfully reproduced and amplified. Find out how Chinese nationalists were influenced by the work of Karl Marx and Vladimir Lenin. The […]

‘Miss Marx’ director Susanna Nicchiarell

Susanna Nicchiarelli’s ‘Nico, 1988’, about the German singer who performed with the Velvet Underground, caused a stir at the 2017 Venice Film Festival when it took top honors in the cutting-edge Horizons section. Last year she was back at the Lido – in the main competition – with another biopic, ‘Miss Marx’, about Karl Marx’s […]

Karl Marx, Sergei Einstein and Bourgeois...

With 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Sadly, having yet to spawn a Marvel-style cinematic universe, Karl Marx and the nibbling types of Dracula could see unlikely movie comrades. But the two collide like never before in a 2021 Berlinale Encounters title that also boasts one of the festival’s most eye-catching cinematic sequences. According to Julian […]

Bachelor star Megan Marx debuts strained...

Bachelor In Paradise’s Megan Marx Flaunts Her VERY Tense Face in Selfie After Plastic Surgery Makeover By Abi Moustafa for Daily Mail Australia Posted: 06:36 BST, January 21, 2021 | Update: 09:01 BST, January 21, 2021 Bachelor franchise star Megan Marx showed her strained face on Instagram on Thursday. The influencer, 31, was VERY different […]

Cardinal Marx calls handling of abuse re...

Munich – Munich Cardinal Reinhard Marx said he viewed the decision not to publish an investigation into clergy sexual abuse undertaken by the Archdiocese of Cologne as “devastating” for the entire Catholic Church. “The public now realizes that lawyers are quibbling over details on the backs of the victims,” ​​Marx said in an interview with […]

What Karl Marx can tell us about Donald ...

American policy is a farce on the verge of tragedy. Although Donald Trump’s personality has dominated the United States for more than four years, he is not the only force driving the country towards instability. Rather, the main danger comes from the circumstances that allow Trump to flourish. As Karl Marx wrote in Louis Napoleon’s […]

Heard this one from Groucho Marx?

Vince Gilligan’s breaking Bad, widely regarded as one of the greatest television shows of all time, was known for its callbacks to vintage movies and television, allusions often deployed with comedic effect. For the last episode Felina (2013), Gilligan pulled out the big gun. When international drug trafficker Lydia Rodarte-Quayle called one of her criminal […]

Celebrate Groucho Marx’s 130th Birthday

October 2 at 4: OOPM PT, the 130th anniversary of the birth of comic book legend Groucho Marx will be marked on Facebook Live by host actor / director Frank Ferrante with phone interviews with a range of family members , friends and experts of Groucho. The two-hour event will be visible on Ferrante’s “An […]

Renowned German art collector dies – ART

Erich Marx, a well-known art collector and patron whose decision in the 1990s to donate most of his valuable collection of contemporary art to the German state transformed the public display of contemporary art in the country, died on Wednesday September 9 at the age of 99. The news was announced by the Prussian Cultural […]

Karl Marx and Marxism: Conservatives mus...

Karl Marx (Public domain / via Wikimedia) In The Devil and Karl Marx, I tried to do just that. Wchicken I read Cameron Hilditch’s review on my new book, The Devil and Karl Marx, I sighed and thought to myself: “This is why our side is losing.” Consider: I wrote a 461-page book documenting the […]

Miss Marx Review – Venice 2020

Susanna Nicchiarelli’s latest film opens with a neo-punk song and the title credits flash in Alexander McQueen-style prints on screen. NS ! Looks like we’re ready for a punk-rock roller coaster ride in the life of Karl Marx’s daughter, Eleanor (Romola Garai); a film as radical as the woman, perhaps. Unfortunately, the opening opposite does […]

“Miss Marx” Review – The Hollywood Repor

There is something that seems to spoil the biopics on Karl Marx and his family. Perhaps it is the irreconcilable need to speak with respect about these early defenders of the working class while at the same time making their life’s work relevant to the public. Few people read today The Communist Manifesto by Marx […]

Why Groucho Marx is perfect for Sacha Ba...

| Arguably the most renowned comedians to emerge in show business came from the ranks of vaudeville were the performers who continually pushed and pushed the collective funny bones of their audiences, the laughter became literally contagious. There are so many familiar names to emerge from the times like The Three Stooges, Laurel & Hardy, […]

What would Karl Marx say about cultural ...

At first, when I heard the aroused insults to freedom of expression referred to as “cultural Marxism,” I was irritated. It seemed like a way for Newsmax commentators to shout “commie!” More interestingly, it rested on a complete misunderstanding of the basic ideas of Marxism, with which the awakened approach and nullify the extreme or […]

De Blasio quotes Communist Karl Marx in ...

First it was Che Guevara, now it’s Karl Marx! Mayor Bill de Blasio returned to his salad days as a young radical to quote the Father of Communism on Friday. During his weekly WNYC radio appearance, de Blasio was asked about a recent report that his “long-standing antipathy to well-heeled private sector interests” was jeopardizing […]

Marx Brothers in Oxy, Red Grange in Pomo...

In an effort to clean up decks, or at least part of my office, here are a few items searched for earlier this year that have never been fully completed until now, all involving movies or television. To show my true inclinations, let me start with the Marx Brothers. (Harpo, enthusiastically: “Honk! Honk! Honk!”) Marxer […]

Protesters demand resignation of mayor o...

PETAL, Mississippi (WDAM) – For a second day in a row, a crowd gathered at Petal City Hall on Saturday afternoon, uniting their voices and demanding the resignation of Mayor Hal Marx. The peaceful protests began on Friday afternoon, when more than 100 people took to the town hall’s lawn, steps and porch to express […]

Interview with Karl Marx – People’s Worl

The Karl-Marx monument in Chemnitz, Germany. Marx was born on May 5, 1818. | Uwe Meinhold / AP The following interview with Karl Marx, published in the New York Sun on September 6, 1880, was written by John Swinton, printer, journalist and publisher, during his visit to Europe. It first appeared on our pages in […]

Almanac: The Marx Brothers – CBS News

On March 8, 1959, the three best-known members of the Marx Brothers comedy troupe appeared together for the last time on television. There were actually five Marx Brothers in all, born in New York between 1887 and 1901. They were childhood vaudevillians, with the stage names Chico, Harpo, Groucho, Gummo and Zeppo. Film after film, […]

Thomas Piketty overthrows Marx

Piketty tries to apply this scheme to many societies across time and space. His discussion is punctuated by numerous charts and tables: using a combination of extrapolation and guesswork to produce quantitative estimates for eras before modern data collection is a Piketty trademark, and it is a technique that it applies widely here, I would […]

From the Marx Brothers to Seinfeld – how

Comic book legends Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner have been friends for 70 years. They met while writing jokes for Sid Caesar in 1950, created the famous 2,000-year-old routines together, and then made some really funny movies together. Brooks has had success with Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein, Reiner has teamed up with Steve Martin […]

’80s and’ 90s pop star Richard Marx brin

Years after dominating the charts with a string of pop hits in the 1980s and 1990s, singer Richard Marx mentioned that one thing has remained the same as the superstar’s whirlwind days. “Surprisingly, women always throw their underwear on stage,” said Marx, speaking by phone from Chicago on a business trip just before the start […]

Dark Horse to publish Lauren Marx’s art

| Dark Horse Comics is set to confuse comic book readers this July. The upcoming release of Dark Horse, Sacred decay, does not feature super people hitting each other in pantyhose. It doesn’t even feature hell boys, aliens, predators, or any of that stuff. OK, Jude Terror, so they’re publishing an art book. Big deal! […]

DEATHCEMBER The 10 Best J Horror Movies ...

Annika Marx is one of the directors of DREAD’s upcoming horror anthology death december! Annika’s death december The segment is called “Christmas Corpse”, and it’s a tribute to J-Horror (not only stylistically, but also because it deals with suicide caused by burnout; the Japanese created a word for it because that it happens so often: […]

Dark Horse to publish Lauren Marx’s art

Dark Horse Comics Expands Art Book Line With New Collection Of Art From Saint-Louis Based Artist Lauren Marx. In an exclusive ad to Rhythm, the publisher unveiled Sacred Decomposition: The Art of Lauren Marx, an oversized 120-page hardcover collection of pieces by the artist. The book will feature work from Marx’s upcoming exhibition, “Chimera,” which […]

Capitol Theater Comedy Night Presents Ma...

The Capitol Theater in Rome (220 W. Dominick St.) will present a film focusing on three teams of famous actors on Saturday November 9 at 2:30 pm and 7 pm. The feature film will be “A Night at the Opera” from 1935, with Groucho, Harpo and Chico Marx. Considered by many to be the team’s […]

The Marx Brothers Perfected Their Comedy...

Steve martin | The Palladium-Item Today in history: On September 2, 1666, the Great Fire of London broke out and destroyed nearly 400 acres, including some 13,000 houses and the former St. Paul’s Cathedral. On September 2, 1789, the US Treasury Department was created. On September 2, 1864, the forces of Union General William T. […]

Groucho Marx’s old house brings in nearl

A traditional Hollywood regency-inspired film once owned by the late Groucho Marx of the fraternal comedy team Marx Brothers has sold in Hollywood Hills West for $ 3.679 million. The cigar-biting comic actor bought the house in 1946, the same year he starred in “A Night in Casablanca”. He sold the property a few years […]

10 spiritual facts about the Marx brothe...

Talented as individuals and magnificent as a team, the Marx Brothers have conquered all media, from the vaudeville scene to the big screen. Today we take our hats off (and draw our horns) to Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo, on the 50th anniversary of Groucho’s death. 1. A RUNAWAY MULE INSPIRED THEM TO TAKE […]

Groucho Marx: Enlightenment! Camera! M...

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up to date with the latest coronavirus news across New York City There was no doubt about this bent-kneed gait plus the grease-black eyebrows and mustache, the tousled hair and the razor-sharp mind. Cigar in hand, he spat barbed-wire one-liners and goofy asides at the camera with […]

Salvador Dali and Harpo Marx make a film...

Six or seven years ago, reading an online list of notable films never produced, Josh Frank “caught wind of a mythical idea”: Giraffes on Horse Salad, a collaboration between Salvador Dalí and Harpo Marx. “It was a deeply lost story,” says Frank, an author, producer, director and songwriter who calls himself a “pop culture archaeologist.” […]

The author mixes Marx Brothers, Salvador...

A page of Giraffes on Horseback Salad. Photos courtesy of Quirk Books. Groucho Marx has taken his place in court, where he will be the unlikely advocate of a mysterious entity known as the “surrealist woman”. ” You are late ! Growls the judge. “Please forgive my delay. I was in the yard hiding evidence, […]

A graphic novel brings to life a screenp...

Giraffe salad on horseback: Salvador Dali, the Marx brothers and the strangest movie ever made by Josh Frank, Tim Heidecker and Manuela Pertega (Quirk Books, 2019) Explosive film projects that never see the light of day are enveloped in a mythical aura: a reinterpretation of Superman by Tim Burton, a science fiction epic by Stanley […]

Millennials teach us that Marx is imperc...

In the nation’s apparent march towards socialism, it is often pointed out that the younger generations, millennials and “post-millennials” born after 1980, have no memory of Soviet communism or the Cold War. They never got to hear firsthand, on the news, at school, or in ordinary conversation with family and friends, how the left-wing utopia […]

China seeks to make Karl Marx attractive...

Characters from the online cartoon series “The Leader”. AFP The Chinese Communist Party is trying a new way to appeal to young people, commissioning an animated series whose hero is clean-shaven, thin and a hopeless romantic – Karl Marx. Called “The Leader,” the online cartoon series is designed to make Marx more palatable to China’s […]

Das Kartoon: Romance Meets Propaganda in...

Eva Xiao (Agence France Presse) Beijing ● Thu 7 March 2019 2019-03-07 18:39 1162 dcc1aefb9780f102b77c720ee80ee61b 2 Entertainment #cartoon,#cartoon-series,#animation,#Karl-Marx,#China,#politics Free The Chinese Communist Party is trying a new way to appeal to young people, commissioning an animated series whose hero is clean-shaven, thin and a hopeless romantic – Karl Marx. Called “The Leader,” the online cartoon […]

Groucho Marx’s Hollywood Hills hangout r

A traditional-style house that once belonged to comedic actor Groucho Marx is on sale again, this time for $ 4.2 million. Marx bought the house in 1946, the same year he filmed A Night in Casablanca, and sold it a few years later. It has rebounded a lot since then, trading hands six times over […]

Anti-Communist vandalism of Karl Marx mo...

Karl Marx’s grave, located in Highgate Cemetery in London, was smashed with a hammer and covered in anti-communist graffiti. Marx died on March 14, 1883. He was a sociologist, historian and economist, and his ideas and thought became the foundations of modern economics and sociology. But, one of the things he’s best known for is […]

Review of “Scary Encounters: Gossip and

Food and football aside, perhaps nothing turns Bengalis on more than a rally. Whichever party appeals for whatever cause, hundreds of people show up on the brigade’s parade ground in the heart of Kolkata to shout “Inquilab Zindabad” with enthusiasm. The first two months of 2019 saw two mega-rallies, one from the ruling government, the […]

Karl Marx’s romantic anime targets new g

It’s Karl Marx, but not as you know him: dashing in size, with a pronounced jawline, suave brown curls and blue eyes, and speaking Chinese – a world far from the typical image of the German philosopher as a old man with a bushy white beard. “The Leader,” a seven-part anime documenting the life of […]

New Chinese comic shows Karl Marx as rom...

A well-dressed, close-shaven young man with blue eyes is staring intently at the comic book cover. He pretty much seems to belong to the same universe where men and women in costume transform into superheroes with the snap of a finger. It turns out that this is a young Karl Marx, a superhero no less […]

Chinese streaming service Bilibili annou...

Chinese streaming service bilibili announced on Tuesday on blogging site Sina Weibo that it will air an original animated series centered on The Communist Manifesto and Das Capital author and philosopher Karl Marx. Reports vary on the animation studio behind the work, dubbed The leader In English. South China Morning Post States The leader is […]

Ultimate Guide to Super Smash Bros. : H...

Here’s how to beat Kirby’s rival, Marx, in Super Smash Bros. story mode. Nintendo Switch Ultimate, called the World of Light. Marx returns in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and this time he’s one of the bosses players have to beat in the story mode. Marx has been a thorn in Kirby’s pink and spongy side […]

Marx in London review – Dove’s opera tur

An opera on Karl Marx? A comic opera on Karl Marx? Jonathan Dove has never been afraid to think outside the box, and his new play, premiered at the Bonn Theater, does it again. Marx in London takes place over a single day in 1871. It portrays the financial and sexual entanglements of the middle-class […]

Alamo Drafthouse projects classic Marx b...

Click to enlarge The four Marx brothers were at their peak when they made this college football comedy. Groucho plays University President Quincy Adams Wagstaff, introducing himself with the delicious song “I’m Against It”. His brother Zeppo plays his son, which is a prime example of how Marx‘s plots cannot be taken seriously, and an […]

Karl Marx in five fundamental ideas

A utopian vision of a just society for some, a project of totalitarian regimes for others, Marxist thought is expressed in the Communist Manifesto and in Das Kapital in three volumes. The work of Karl Marx “can be explained in five minutes, five hours, in five years or in half a century”, wrote the French […]

Marx goes up to the schools of North And...

NORD ANDOVER – At a recent school committee meeting, the board announced that the next deputy superintendent of schools will be Lorene Marx, who has served as the district director of humanities for the past three years. Marx was selected by a committee made up of school administrators, teachers, community members and parents. She will […]

A new image of Karl Marx

Vicky Krieps, August Diehl and Stefan Konarske in The Young Karl Marx. To subscribe to The nation Subscribe now for as low as $2 per month! Thank you for registering for The nationweekly newsletter. Thank you for signing up. For more than The nation, see our latest issue. To subscribe to The nation Subscribe now […]

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Show featuring Frank Ferrante Saturday at Chenango Arts Council’s Martin W. Kappel Theater Staff report | Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin Dylan ? Or is it Dermot? Dylan McDermott and Dermot Mulroney first star together when Mulroney stars in McDermott’s Fox comedy “LA To Vegas.” In an exclusive joint video interview with USA TODAY’s Bill Keveney, […]

Karl Marx, superhero: Raul Peck’s biopic

August Diehl in The Young Karl Marx Romanticized rebellion sneaks through The Young Karl Marx; double lover provides an antidote to millennial sexual confusion. Jhere is a phantom thread in The Young Karl Marx. The film’s triumphant climax shows the writing and publication of The communist manifesto in 1848, with Marx (August Diehl), his wife […]

Marx’s bicentenary to be marked by exhib

A specter is haunting Europe in 2018 – to borrow from one of its most eye-catching one-liners – the specter of Karl Marx himself. Two hundred years after the philosopher’s birth, a small industry is accelerating, from plans for major events in Trier, the town in the Mosel where he was born, to a new […]

Award-winning Frank Ferrante brings Grou...

Award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante recreates his acclaimed PBS, New York and London portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park from November 4 through December 17 in AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO. Ferrante has been described by The New York Times as “the greatest living interpreter of Groucho Marx material”. Called […]

Recording with a Marx Brothers comedy at...

A cast of nimble actors bring the hotel’s “Room Service” silliness to life at the Taproot Theater. In their best films, the Marx Brothers generated a cavalcade of increasing comic anarchy, breaking all the rules of comic convention and narrative coherence along the way. “Room Service,” the brothers’ 1938 film based on the play by […]

Are the Marx Brothers still funny?

Lately I’ve noticed it’s pretty much impossible to go to the movies and not see people talking to each other throughout, or turning on their phones to scan what’s been going on for five minutes in their world Facebook. The picture doesn’t matter. Two 27-year-old women are just as likely to chat during 1956 forbidden […]

The Marx Brothers’ new book captures the

“In the new edition, I have also included some speeches given by Groucho. Since he wrote them without any intention of publishing them, I did not consider them for the original edition. But over the years, I enjoyed reading them so much that I decided they belonged in the collection. Groucho’s writing style is so […]

These graphic biographies of Freud, Marx...

I am completely in love with these funny, thoughtful and beautifully published graphic biographies from NoBrow Press on Sigmund Freud, Karl Marx and Albert Einstein. Written by Belgian psychoanalyst Corinne Maier, illustrated by Parisian cartoonist Anne Simon, the books are thoughtful and surprisingly funny, packing a ton of life into 60 short pages each. A […]

How a lost Marx Brothers musical found i...

On a recent Saturday morning at Pearl Studios on Eighth Avenue, the most labyrinthine of all Broadway rehearsal rooms, one of New York’s most beautiful and threatened sounds suddenly materialized: the bursting and the thunder of tap dancers massed on a wooden studio floor. The chorus line of a new show was working on a […]

Review of Groucho Marx by Lee Siegel – a

In 1967, Groucho Marx made what now seems an unlikely appearance on Conservative pundit William F Buckley’s TV show line of fire. The show usually consisted of Buckley, a fetid, uncomfortable on-screen presence, who seemed to stare up and down the camera, politely asking often quite pungent questions of this week’s guest. Whatever Buckley’s politics, […]

Galesburg helped the Marx Brothers make ...

Phil Luciano | [email protected] Lined with laughter, the spectators of the stage and the screen had never seen anything else like it, a circus confusing society mixing chaos and malaprops, song and slapstick. Verbal and theatrical gymnastics spring from the lips and legs of the funny brothers Julius, Leonard, Arthur, Milton and Herbert – still […]

Get to know Christy Marx, the creator of...

Fans are still angry critical and box office thrashing received by the Jem and the holograms movie can take comfort in knowing that the creator of the franchise, Christy Marx, is a wonderful woman who has nothing to do with this abomination. Marx is the subject of the first episode of a new video series […]

Rob Zombie to direct and co-produce Grou...

Rob Zombie is working on a new movie that probably won’t feature violent deaths, devil’s rejections, or a thousand corpses (probably not a single one!). It’s a biopic of legendary comedian Groucho Marx, whom Zombie has admired since childhood. The next movie will be based on Eyebrows Raised: My Years in Groucho’s House, the memoir […]

Christy Marx Black Canary Story DC Comic...

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Eleanor Marx: A Life by Rachel Holmes | ...

“An exciting revisionist book, vigorously researched and convincing in its argument that the life of Eleanor Marx” was one of the most important and interesting events in the development of social democracy in Britain Victorian “, leaving a substantial legacy for generations to come.” ??The New York Book Review “It vividly captures the drama of […]

The difficult friendship of TS Eliot and...

The same impulse to dismantle a social or cultural threat runs through Groucho’s exchanges with Eliot. “Why weren’t you offered the lead role in some sexy movies, I can only attribute it to the stupidity of the casting directors,” the movie star wrote to the rather austere man of letters . Recommending his autobiography ‘Memoirs […]

Jem and Hologams creator Christy Marx ex...

When news broke about the announcement of a Jem and the holograms movie, ComicsAlliance promised to stay on top of the story, and today, just in case the very idea of ​​a Hollywood adaptation of jem having his roles outsourced via Tumblr wasn’t weird enough, we’ve now reached the second part of the story: Christy […]

Letter from Groucho Marx to Woody Allen,...

March 22, 1967 In 1961, comedians Groucho Marx and Woody Allen met for the first time and embarked on a friendship that would last 16 years. Marx – the 45-year-old eldest of the couple – reminded Allen of “a Jewish uncle in my family, a wise Jewish uncle with a sarcastic wit”, while Allen was, […]

Interview DC Comics Writer Christy Marx ...

The Mary Sue interviewed the writer Christy Marx before its creation, Jem and the holograms. But seeing how she tackles some of our favorites at DC Comics these days, we felt like chatting again. Read on to hear what Marx had to say about the deceased witchcraft sword title, animation for girls and what happens […]

Be red in bad times with the comic strip...

When it comes to Japanese manga (comics), nothing is sacred: a good example is the outrageous Let’s Bible! Now, a new comic book entry seeks to bring Karl Marx’s seminal work on socialist theory, “Das Kapital”, to the struggling masses of today. Reintroducing communist theory to a new generation disillusioned by the 2008 financial crisis […]