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THE THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW CHALLENGE – Movies You Didn’t Know Were Based on Comics 4

The Obscure Comic Book Film Source Project.

A multi-blog look at lists of “Movies You Didn’t Know Were Based On Comics” to see how true they really are.

Previous in the Obscure Comic Book Film Source Project I made a list of 26 “Films you didn’t know were based on Comics” lists.

Please do please vote, so  we can see how accurate these lists are.

1 – 10 – See List 1

11 – 20 – See List 2

21 – 32 – See List 3

 

33 – 42

2/24 lists.

Art School Confidential

33a - Art School Confidential

  • Created by Daniel Clowes to as filler in his anthology comic Eightball (appearing in #7 (November 1991)).
  • 2006 Terry Zwigoff film.

 

Barb Wire

33b - Barbwire

  • A 1994 series from Dark Horse series (9 issues and a 1998 mini-series) created as part of their “Comic’s Greatest World” by the editorial team, especially Chris Warner.
  • A 1996 David Hogan film.

 

Bullet to the Head

33c - btth

  • French comic “Du Plomb Dans La Tete” created by Matz (Alexis Nolent) with art by Colin Wilson.
  • 2012 Walter Hill film.

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

33d - League

  • 1999 mini-series (and subsequent comics) by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill.
  • 2006 film by Stephen Norrington.

 

Little Orphan Annie

33e - Little Orphan Annie

  • The 1928 – 2010 daily comic strip created by Harold Gray.
  • The 1932 & 1938 films “Little Orphan Annie” and the 1982 & 2014 “Annie” films based on the musical.

 

Monkeybone

Monkey Bone

  • Based on the 1995 Dark Town comic created by Kaja Blackley with art by Vanessa Chong.
  • 2001 Henry Selick film “Monkeybone.”

 

Persepolis

persepolis

  • 2004 graphic memoir by Marjane Satrapi.
  • 2007 animated adaptation by Satrapi with Vincent Paronnaud.

 

Red Sonja

Red Sonja

  • Based on Robert E Howard’s Red Sonya of Rogatino from his short story set in the 16 century adapted by Roy Thomas & Barry Windsor-Smith for Conan the Barbarian #23 (1973).
  • 1985 Richard Fleischer film.

 

300

300

  • 1998 Frank Miller comic.
  • 2007 Zack Snyder film.

 

V for Vendetta

V_for_vendetta

  • A comic by Alan Moore & David Lloyd, first serialised in Warrior in 1985.
  • A 2006 James McTeigue film.

 

43 – 63 – see List 5

Take the challenge:  How many did you know where based on comics?

~ DUG.

YEAR TWO is coming.

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