Look! Up in the Sky! It’s a Bird! A Plane! Jesus?

Here’s to good intentions. DC Comics has announced that the comic book giant will be releasing a new parody series based on Jesus Christ through the companies DC Vertigo line. The adult graphic novel was written by Mark Russell with artwork created by Richard Pace and will arrive on store shelves on March 6, 2019.

A far cry from earlier religious comics from Spire in the 1970's, this new one will be tried out as a limited series but could becoming a regular one if it becomes popular. Second Coming is described by DC as follows:

“Witness the return of Jesus Christ, as He is sent on a most holy mission by God to learn what it takes to be the true messiah of mankind by becoming roommates with the world’s favorite savior: the all-powerful super hero Sun-Man, the Last Son of Krispex! But when Christ returns to Earth, he’s shocked to discover what has become of his gospel—and now, he aims to set the record straight.”

At this point, it’s hard to know if Russell, who has written a …

Pete’s Dragon: 6 Things You Need To Know About The New Movie

6 Things to know before going to see "Pete's Dragon."
The new Pete’s Dragon roars into theaters this Friday and we have come up with a list of things you need to know before viewing this movie.

It’s not a remake
Despite the name and premise, the new Pete’s Dragon has very little in common with the original film and that was by design. Disney wanted to see what could be done with the same basic elements that wouldn’t compete with the original, but instead, would complement it.

Walt Disney Studios released the first movie in 1977 that starred Mickey Rooney, Helen Reddy, Red Buttons and Shelley Winters. That story is set in New England during the early 20th century where a nine-year-old orphan escapes the home of his abusive adoptive parents with the help of an invisible cartoon dragon.

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