Dave Sim has, in recent times, taken his extremely regarded 300-issue Cerebus graphic novel and remodeled it into the ridiculed-then-mostly-ignored Cerebus In Hell. A collection of one-shot cut-and-paste strips utilizing his personal work and that of Gustave Dove, alongside the likes of Benjamin Hobbs, Sean Michael Robinson and David Birdsong railing towards and mocking what he sees as society’s and comedian books’ ethical deficiencies, with a collection of Cerebus In Hell comics. And with every one-shot, tries to parody some facet of comics and comics historical past in its cowl and identify, hoping to get some confused gross sales alongside the best way together with a brand new subject primary.
Colonel Walter Kurtz was performed by Marlon Brando within the Francis Ford Coppola movie Apocalypse Now in 1979, impressed by Joseph Conrad’s nineteenth-century novel Coronary heart Of Darkness. And, wanting like Mickey Mouse, is the main focus of Dave Sim‘s Cerebus In Hell parody from Aardvark-Vanaheim in August 2022. Nevertheless it’s not only a 43-year reference within the body, it’s additionally Harvey Kurtzman‘s Two-Fisted Tales, an anthology battle comedian revealed by EC Comics from 1950 to 1955, in order that’s a 72-year-old reference, in addition to Nickey Mouse in Steamboat Willie from 1928. No marvel Dave Sim is fearful nobody will get the references.
CIH PRESENTS KURTZ VS KURTZ ONE SHOT
(W) Dave Sim (A) Gustave Dore (CA) David Birdsong (A/CA) Dave Sim
Riffing on Harvey Kurtzman! Does anybody even know who Harvey Kurtzman is anymore? Riffing on Joseph Conrad’s Coronary heart of Darkness! Does anybody even know who Joseph Conrad is or Coronary heart of Darkness is anymore? Riffing on Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now! Does anybody even know who Francis Ford Coppola or Apocalypse Now are anymore (“The Horror..The Horror)? Riffing on Steamboat Willie! O! Kay! Now you’re speaking! A 24 web page Steamboat Willie riff with a bunch of stuff you’ve by no means heard of combined in!In Outlets: Aug 31, 2022 SRP: $4.00
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