A chance to sweep in and buy a chunk of Millarworld too, and all handily timed for Geek Native’s Superhero Week.
Based on the comic book “The Secret Service” by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons and, of course, the two hit films that that spawned, The King’s Man is a prequel to Kingsman. It stars a host of talent; Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Harris Dickinson, Daniel Brühl, Djimon Hounsou, and […]
Geek Native’s review of Kingsman is already live. How did that happen given the film isn’t out yet? Are we pals with the movie company? Nope. This reviewer got access to a special screening at his local Vue cinema. The queue was long, very long, but perhaps it was better waiting in line for an […]
I liked Mark Millar, Dave Gibbons and Matthew Vaughn’s The Secret Service: Kingsman comic book. At the time I tried to imagine what the movie of the super spy story would be like. My sense was that it would be hard to do but the superstar team make it work – thanks, largely, to the […]
From chav to British secret agent. It’s a movie based on Mark Millar and Dave Gibbon’s graphic novel Kingsman. Directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick-Ass, X-Men: First Class) and stars Colin Frith, Michael Caine and Samuel L. Jackson.
A remake of the Avengers (the British original, not the superheroes) or perhaps even a new James Bond? Nope. Not so. This is the second trailer for the forthcoming 20th Century Fox Kingsman movie. Due out in February 2015 the movie is directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick-Ass, X-Men: First Class) based on a comic book […]
This post is a mixture. There’s a review, an audio interview with artist and illustrator Dave Gibbons and a video tour of the softback graphic novel. I opened The Secret Service: Kingsman with some trepidation. This is my usual reaction to a Mark Millar piece as I know I may be secrets away from reading […]