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Review by Henry Varona


As far back in my life as I can remember, Spider-Man has been a part of who I am. Spidey was fundamental to my understanding of what a hero could be, who lived behind the mask, and how they would face their struggles. Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse understands that this is one of the greatest strengths of the character, and the creates a unique movie experience that absolutely blew me away. With action, laughs, and engaging characters, it delivers across the board with delights for fans new and old. Read the rest of this entry »

21 Nov, 2018

Happy Birthday to the Screen’s First Lois Lane

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Happy Birthday to the Great Noel Neill: The Screen’s First Lois Lane

 

By Gerry Gladston

Noel Neill clocked more screen time as Lois Lane than any other actress ever. With her endearing portrayal, she won the hearts of millions of Superman fans for decades to come.

Co-starring with George Reeves, Noel Neill was Miss Lane in TV’s The Adventures of Superman from 1952-1958 for a total of 78 episodes! Read the rest of this entry »

20 Nov, 2018

AnimeNYC 2018

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Welcome back Anime NYC! From November 16th to November 18th, this anime convention returned to the Jacob J. Javits Center in the city for its second year!

Anime NYC 2018

It’s been awhile since I’ve been to an anime con in NYC. Historically, NYC hasn’t been able to hold on to a big anime convention.

Big Apple Anime Fest (BAAF) was ended in 2005, Anime Next skipped town from NY to Secaucus NJ, and the big problems with Anime Fest at NYCC this year.

But Anime NYC is promising!

With 36,000 attendees (compared to last year’s 20,000) from all 50 states and over 15 countries this con could be on track to outdo Otakon. Read the rest of this entry »

14 Nov, 2018

Remembering Stan Lee

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Article by Henry Varona

One of my earliest memories as a comic book connoisseur (I say with an air of ironic self-awareness) is of watching the Pryde of the X-Men animated pilot on VHS. While the series itself only had one episode, it served as an important introduction to an uncanny force for good that would change my life. No, I’m not talking about the X-Men — though they’re pretty neat — I’m talking about Stan Lee, who charmingly introduced the cartoon and intrigued my imagination. Who was this charismatic voice speaking to me? How did he know so much about the X-Men? Why was his presence so effortlessly endearing? If only I knew then what an impact he would make on not just my life, but the lives of countless fans and the entire comic book industry. Read the rest of this entry »

HELP WANTED!  FULL-TIME BACK ISSUE DEPARTMENT HELP WANTED AT MIDTOWN COMICS

Who wants to join the mighty Midtown Comics team in New Hyde Park?  We are currently looking for a Full-Time Back Issue Specialist to work alongside our team!  Could that person be you?  Read on to see if you are qualified!

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Grab your wand and get ready for adventure, because the wizarding world of Fantastic Beasts is back! Now is your chance to win tickets to watch the highly-anticipated installment in the famed world of Harry Potter, Fantastic Beasts Crimes of Grindelwald! What spell do you have to cast in order to win these tickets? All you have to do is enter our contest and you can win tickets to see Fantastic Beasts right here in New York City on November 6th! All you have to do is click the link below! So what are you waiting for? Stop reading and start clicking!

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