As a former film producer and cinema lover who has become discouraged by the slate of uninspired films being made today, I reached out to new forms of story telling. Graphic Novels provide a certain imaginative freedom I don't see in movies today. Perhaps it's because they are so...
since elementary school back in the 80s, my first taste of graphic novels came with all the Star Wars graphic novels from Dark Horse. I loved the Al Willamson drawings and later also the "Dark Empire"-series.
From there on I first discovered Hal Fosters wonderful "Prince Valiant...
greatest graphic novels I have ever read. I have read it once, and I am about to re-read it again. Backderf also wrote another excellent graphic novel called Trashed, about the life of garbage collectors, and the impact garbage has on the Earth.
The graphic novels I read include the titles:
The Good Neighbour
Y:The Last Man
The Umbrella Academy
Grimm Fairy Tales
House of M
Massiah Complex, Messiah War, Second Coming...
Here in Belgium, we have a long tradition of graphic novels. There's a huge variety of genres, from fantasy and sci-fi to grim realism, romantic stories, slapstick, crime, historical novels, social realism, post-apocalyptic, erotica, humour etc; as well as a huge variety of...
One of my friends has been working on this graphic novel for 3 years - with his illustrator friend, they are now getting it ready to bring it to publishers. If you're on Facebook, check them out and like their page! Thanks."Harlen Martyr has occupied my mind for nearly three...
I just finished "Blankets" by Craig Thompson, and I must say...IT WAS BEAUTIFUL. So very happy I saved it from my favorite used bookstore...err maybe for this moment it has saved me. haha....Oh, and while i'm on the graphic novel topic... Scott Pilgrim. I love you. ;3