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Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

There's only one story, says the teacher near the end of this take-two of the Spider-Man franchise: who am I?
Only one story
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 06, 2012

The fantasy (and reality) of Halloween costumery

We all wish we'd worn better costumes.
By KARL STEVENS  |  October 28, 2011

Fred Ho and the Green Monster Big Band | Celestial Green Monster

A composer who writes a 16-minute big-band piece based on "In-a-Gadda-da-Vida" isn't going for subtlety — but then, he probably wouldn't appear nude and painted green on his CD cover, either.
Mutable Music (2010)
By JON GARELICK  |  January 08, 2010

Photos: Comic Con 2009 at Back Bay Events Center

Photos from the Boston comic book convention
Comic Con descended upon Back Bay on October 24, 2009
By MADDY MYERS  |  October 30, 2009

Review: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2

Comic-book games are all about wish-fulfillment: What comic book fan hasn't dreamed of laying the telekinetic smack down Dark Phoenix-style, or flinging a few of Gambit's explosive cards?
Marvel's "Secret War" comes to consoles
By MADDY MYERS  |  October 02, 2009
Colbert in "The Amazing Spiderman!"

Colbert in "The Amazing Spiderman!"

Stephen Colbert will appear in “The Amazing Spiderman.” It’s issue #573 which will be out Oct. 15th.
By Fletcher  |  October 01, 2008