12 janvier 2014

ERB COMICS!!

The adaptations of Edgar Rice Burroughs' works besides Tarzan have always been sparse. For John Carter, there are comic strips signed by John Coleman Burroughs (1939 to 1941), three issues drawn by Jesse Marsh adapting in accelerated fashion the first three novels (1952-1953), some issues at DC Comics (1972-1976) which will also see some adaptations of Carson of Venus and Pellucidar, as well as adventures featuring Tarzan's son, Korak, then the first Marvel period (1977-1979), and then... [Lire la suite]
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01 janvier 2014

John Carter by Cecil B. De Mille!

First of all Happy New Year 2014 to everybody! A ScaleyScribe made a splendid poster of a dreamy movie: John Carter of Mars, directed by Cecil B. de Mille, with his actors from the Ten Commandements: Charlton Heston (whose real name was John Charles Carter!) as John Carter and Yul Brynner... as Tars Tarkas! And the incomparable Sophia Loren as Dejah Thoris. Special effects by Ray Harryhausen. What a movie it could have been! ... [Lire la suite]
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15 décembre 2013

Another wonderful Dejah Thoris cosplay!

After the awesome Chainmail Chick's cosplay referenced here: http://normantrayeng.canalblog.com/archives/2013/09/07/27970742.html Here is another Dejah Thoris cosplay example, courtesy of the insanely beautiful Valerie Perez, don't hesitate to visit her Facebook page for other cosplay examples, as Catwoman, Wonder Woman and Lara Croft! https://www.facebook.com/OfficialValeriePerez?fref=ts  
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07 septembre 2013

Awesome John Carter cosplay!

I guess there's not a lot of John Carter cosplay in conventions. Many reasons for that, of course the movie is perhaps not popular enough, but also the costumes are very revealing. There are pneumonia dangers and the risk of being ridiculous of you're not physically fit! So the example below deserves some recognition! John Carter's name is Jim Gillespie, and Dejah Thoris, whose costume combines many concept arts other than the movie's, is "The Chainmail Chick". She has a Facebook page with many examples of cosplay: ... [Lire la suite]
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