Ray Harryhausen

  • Film

    May 9, 2013

    R.I.P., Ray Harryhausen

    The master of the handmade fantasy died at age 92

  • Film

    August 18, 2011

    'Conan the Barbarian' Is Bloody Good

    This reboot evokes both the Howard stories and the Frazetta covers much more than the earlier version that starred what's-his-name

  • Features

    August 9, 2007

    2007: a Comic-Con Odyssey

    Or, How I learned to stop worrying and love sleep deprivation, huge crowds and wonderful toys

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: Last Post

    Comic-Cons are a bit like film festivals -- most people there just want to go to the big-name stuff, but you really get more out of the experience if you mix it up a little. So rather than see Kevin Smith tell his stories about Jon Peters for the umpteenth time, it seemed a better use of the moment ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: It's Over - But Our Coverage Isn't

    We couldn't do everything live -- still to come are write-ups involving Disney, the Incredible Hulk, Ray Harryhausen, Balls of Fury, and more. But first, I must drive home. Enjoy the slideshows in the meantime.

  • Culture

    July 19, 2007

    The Big Con

    Out of the basement and into the spotlight, Comic-Con 2007 is the place to be

  • Film

    March 23, 2006

    Stop-Motion Shenanigans

    OnDVD: Robot Chicken, Vol. 1

  • Film

    September 22, 2005

    Skeleton Glee

    Tim Burton taps the pop-Gothic semi-culture for a merrily macabre puppet folktale Corpse Bride