So… anyone seen any good movies? Wonder Woman dominated the box office meeting our predictions of how much it earned, but exceeding all the rest. Who saw it? What’d you think? Sound off in the comments below! While you wait to see Wonder Woman again, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.
Around the Tubes
Newsarama – Moonstar Cast For New Mutants – Some solid casting.
Indian Country Today – Eugene Brave Rock Speaks Blackfoot to Wonder Woman in DC’s Best Film Ever – This is pretty awesome.
Around the Tubes Reviews
Comic Attack – Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #1
Comic Attack – Horizon #11
The Outhousers – Secret Empire #3
For those unaware, there’s currently a standoff between protestors and the continuation of the Dakota Access Pipeline which would threaten the water supply of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. 300 federally recognized Native American tribes and thousands of protestors are in the middle of a stand-off to divert construction, a protest that began in April 2016.
Support for the protestors has been wide ranging with members of the live action Justice League and Avengers speaking out in support.
Now, writer/director Josh Boone has posted some beautiful art on Instagram featuring New Mutant Dani Moonstar. Boone is writing and directing the upcoming live action film, X-Men: The New Mutants, starring the classic Marvel comic characters.
Moonstar, who has gone by Psyche and Mirage, is a member of the Mutant superhero team the New Mutants, and was created in 1982 by Chris Claremont and Bob McLeod. The character is one of the highest profile Native American (specifically Cheyenne) characters in comics.
Check out the image below and say #NoDAPL.