comic book naturalism

  ↑Steven Spielberg years ago had bought the movie-rights for ↑the adventures of Tintin. He held them for some time, then gave them back, without ever having made a movie from them. Word has it that he meanwhile simply deemed it to be an impossibility to make a movie out of those comic books. The major problem with transposing characters and narrative content from one medium to another, e.g. from comic books to the silver screen—no matter if animation or meatspace-acting—is the imagination of the audience. For example, while reading a comic book you involuntarily give your own voice to … Continue reading