Drawing power

Burr, Ty; Murphy, Maggie
April 1996
Entertainment Weekly;4/19/96, Issue 323, p8
Focuses on the mania over comic-book characters as the basis for motion pictures in the United States in the mid-1990s. The more than 25 high-profile films in the works in this genre; Examples including `Barb Wire' starring Pamela Lee, based on the Dark Horse Comics character, and a version of `Wonder Woman' to be produced by Ivan Reitman; The success of `Batman' as the driving force behind interest in this genre; Failures like `Judge Dredd.'


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