Posted by Cynthia Finnegan on September 12, 2010, 4:55 pm, in reply to "Re: Earth-5"
I hate to disagree, but Morrison is at his "best" when he's not writing superheroes. In fact, he's gone on record to say that he loathes superheroes and superhero comics. |
You can find where he said that on his early blog posts.
: --Previous Message--
: Yes, DC can be and has been that
: The fact that Grant Morrison is writing this
: fills me with dread.
: Morrison can create magic when he writes
: but he can also write some stinkers.I think
: he could be perfect for Captain Marvel and
: company-especially in a Earth-S
: setting.Morrison is at his best when he
: tells stories that arent just standard
: superhero fare.Shazam world needs to be
: different than Earth-1 with a look and feel
: all its own.The artists are going to be very
: important for this to come across as well.I
: still think if D.C. allows them freedom to
: capture the old Shazam magic and do so in a
: modern setting Morrison can pull it off.We
: wownt know for sure until we see the
: finished series but I do have high hopes.By
: the way-on the problem you talked about
: below-there will always be someone willing
: to tear others efforts down and be-little
: your efforts.Never let that stop you from
: doing what you enjoy.I have read your
: threads and they are well thought out and
: use the Shazam background to show why you
: think each subject is relevant to your
: interpretation.That is giving a critical
: review-not plagarism-so keep on and dont
: worry about a nay-sayer.
- Earth-5 - swmcbf October 2, 2009, 6:14 pm
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- Re: Earth-5 - Cynthia Finnegan August 30, 2010, 11:49 pm
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- Re: Earth-5 - Cynthia Finnegan September 12, 2010, 4:55 pm
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