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Welcome to Frak Earth, a blog dedicated to  fans of Comic Books, movies, TV shows, and The San Diego Comic-Con.  


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The Top 5 Female Protagonists in Television History

Posted by Greg Mergruen on March 31, 2014 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

 

 



There is an old saying in the industry for writers; it’s easy to write for your own demographic, but when writing for another, it’s very difficult to get it right, especially if it’s the other gender, which is 100% true for men writing women characters. Throughout TV history, women have usually been stuck in stereotypes such...

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How Marvel's 'Tony Stark Saves Christmas' Could Have Been 'Iron Man 3'

Posted by Greg Mergruen on February 15, 2014 at 2:30 AM Comments comments (0)



In terms of superhero/nerdy movies, Marvel really has a monopoly on the market right now. With the success of the Avengers films and DC gasping for air with their recent casting choices for Batman vs. Superman, it is safe to assume a Marvel film will be a lot of fun is usually a good bet. Last year, comic book fans saw the release of the first movie after the events of T...

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Personal (NERD) Update

Posted by Christina Cooper on January 18, 2014 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)



First off: Hello friends!  It's been weeks (cough cough months) since I've written.. I've been busy graduating from college, attempting to break into the film industry, and be social.......  It's been en exhilirating few months to say the least.

I've been interning for a small production compan...

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Hiddles Confirms No Loki in Avengers: Age of Ultron

Posted by Christina Cooper on August 6, 2013 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)



Fan favourite Tom Hiddleston has confirmed that Loki will not be making an appearance in Joss Whedon’s highly anticipated Avengers: Age of Ultron. Fans of Hiddleston (commonly referred to as Hiddleston’s Army) are sure to be devastated since Loki practically stole the show in The Avengers.


Hiddleston confirmed to

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5 Tips for Comic-Con

Posted by Christina Cooper on July 15, 2013 at 12:20 PM Comments comments (0)



Is it your first time to Con? If it is, well congrats and welcome to the biggest nerd party on the planet!  Now that you're in, I'm going to fork over some valuable tips that will help your time at Con to go as smoothly as possible. 


PLAN YOUR SCHEDULE IN ADVANCE:

Pick one panel, autogrpah or sreening that you don't want to miss MUST for the day, and plan your day around it. ...

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Comic-Con Announces Thursday Programming!

Posted by Christina Cooper on July 4, 2013 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)



With less than two weeks before Comic-Con is set to open in San Diego, Thursday's full schedule has been released.  It's going to be a very exciting first day of Comic-Con with plenty of choices between Hall H and Ballroom 20. This year, Comic-Con has opted to separate TV shows between Ballroom 20 and Hall H, Dexter has a late Hall H start, whereas X-Files has set...

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What Fox Searchlight's Black Swan Intern Lawsuit Means for Future Movie Productions

Posted by Christina Cooper on June 18, 2013 at 4:10 PM Comments comments (0)



Doesn't it seem that every available job is an unpaid internship? As someone attempting to break into the industry

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Will Man of Steel 2 See a 2014 Release?

Posted by Christina Cooper on June 17, 2013 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)


Although it doesn't seem possible, sources close to WB Studios are claiming Man of Steel 2 will be released in 2014.  Warner Bros green lighting a sequel isn't that shocking as the movie has made over $120 million opening weekend, but assuming t...

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This Avengers/Daft Punk Mashup Will Make Your Day!

Posted by Christina Cooper on June 15, 2013 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (0)


Not even the Man of Steel can keep the Avengers out of the spot light this week!  In argubly the best youtube video I've seen in months, the Avengers are mashed up with Daft Punk's biggest hit. 'Get Lucky.' 


Just wait for it.  Trust me.



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Man of Steel Shines

Posted by Christina Cooper on June 15, 2013 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (0)



Man of Steel. Superman. Hadn’t we all seen it before? And not that long ago, it seemed... But alas, Zack Snyder and crew have accomplished the impossible. The Superman reboot, which we didn’t realize we wanted, we got, along with much, much more.


Man of Steel was the just about a near-perfect Superman movie. It didn’t spend too long being ...

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