comics

Doctor Manhattan Has the Most Debated Dick in Fandom

Watchmen, the 12-issue comic book series collected in a 1987 graphic novel, was jarring by design. It took place in an alternate reality where America…

The Breakout Sex Symbol of ‘Watchmen’ Is Tim Blake Nelson’s Voice

It’s a testament to Tim Blake Nelson that his vocal cords can pull attention away from a police officer wearing a panda mask, a convulsing…

How Much Homework Should an Audience Really Be Expected to Do?

Picture it: You’ve had a long day at work, navigated rush hour, found something to eat for dinner, maybe had to listen to your partner’s…

In ‘Dolemite Is My Name,’ Eddie Murphy Looks at the Career He Could Have Had

Eddie Murphy has been famous forever. Some comics struggle for years to hone their act and find an audience — Murphy arrived on Saturday Night…