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Old 06-12-2017, 03:21 PM
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Other X-Men & Marvel Characters #4:




Guess what we can do is put future Marvel projects into the OP like future movies/shows
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Old 06-12-2017, 03:30 PM
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From the last thread:
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John Byrne's great. I have a few complaints about hm, like about how he drew women earlier on and what he did to Vision and the Scarlet witch, but he's one of my favoirite comic book creators. His art is crisp, clear, dynamic and defined, firm and detailed as well. His writing is creative, sometimes a bit too creative coughVision/ScarletWitchcough. I love his X-Men run, his Alpha Flight run, etc.

And by the way, here's an early picture of Wolverine unmasked by Byrne. It shows how the portrayal of Wolverine back in the '70s and early '80s was influenced by Jack Nicholson, who was then the classic '70s antihero. See the close resemblence to Nicholson:

http://www.byrnerobotics.com/forum/u...erine_face.jpg

Here's another one, a classic image from the cover of the Days of Future Past storyline. Note the same resemblence. Wolverine is Jack Nicholson.
https://www.scifinow.co.uk/wp-conten...uture-Past.jpg

And Jack Nicholson in the iconic 1970 movie Five Easy Pieces:

Five Easy Pieces (1970)

Compare the grin in the first Byrne pic to this photo from the movie:

Five Easy Pieces (1970)

He even dressed like Wolverine a lot in that film -plaid shirts, turtlenecks, leather jacket, jeans, cowboy boots.

Early portrayals of Wolverine also gave him a personality echoing characters like those Jack Nicholson played back then.

Here's Nicholson from the Shining (1980), showing what became some of Wolverine's trademark wild spirits.

The Shining (1980)

And a very feral-looking Nicholson from the same film:

The Shining (1980)
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Old 06-12-2017, 03:34 PM
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That's why I left it open
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Old 06-13-2017, 04:51 AM
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Thanks.

Have you read the post and looked at the links?
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Old 06-13-2017, 08:36 AM
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Not yet myself probably closer to the weekend - I have to get over the hump of tomorrow related to family doctor appointment
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Old 06-13-2017, 08:51 AM
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You do notice that there's not much text in the post, right? And just a few links to pics. It shouldn't take much time to read through and you'd have more time if you spent less of it on the Star Wars board.
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Old 06-13-2017, 08:54 AM
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But But I'm having fun on the Star Wars board
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Old 06-13-2017, 09:05 AM
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You and Tar are posting so much on SW board that nobody else can post there regularly because nobody can keep up with the shifts in the board and the endless number of threads being posted on and the rapid turnover.
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Old 06-13-2017, 09:06 AM
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Oh come on just bringing some life to the board granted 5 pages worth
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Old 06-13-2017, 09:09 AM
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Well I've given up on keeping up.
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Old 06-13-2017, 09:19 AM
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Actually just watching this for the first time as I post it



That looks great
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Old 06-13-2017, 09:29 AM
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It looks good.

Sorry about giving you a hard time about the Star Wars board.
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Its all good challenges tend to get especially when we want #1 ranking overall
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Should find out about when Thor is out but think Wonder Woman this weekend especially if things go well tomorrow - I can redeem a free movie and might need it
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