Screenplay Review:  “The Boy and his Tiger” by Dan Dollar

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“The Boy and his Tiger” was a Bill Watterson biopic screenplay by writer Dan Dollar that made the 2013 Black List (a ‘best unproduced screenplays’ listing) amid widespread acclaim.  As a big fan of Watterson’s “Calvin and Hobbes” comic strip, this script had a particular appeal to me.  While I found myself quickly reading through […]

Conan The Barbarian’s Film History

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    Introduction   It has been remarkable that Robert E. Howard’s Conan the Barbarian has managed to stay visible in pop culture across magazines, books, comic books, films, and video games since debuting in print in 1932.  One reason was undoubtedly the surprising amount of basic source material.  Between the time of the character’s creation and […]