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The Comic Book Film Adaptation: Exploring Modern Hollywood's Leading Genre

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The Comic Book Film Adaptation: Exploring Modern Hollywood's Leading Genre

By Liam Burke

In the summer of 2000 X-Men surpassed all box office expectations and ushered in an era of unprecedented production of comic book film adaptations. This trend, now in its second decade, has blossomed into Hollywood's leading genre. From superheroes to Spartan warriors, The Comic Book Film Adaptation offers the first dedicated study to examine how comic books moved from the fringes ...Read more