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October 19, 2014 – 7:45 am |

World’s Finest #9 (1943) has Superman, Batman and Robin peppering the World War II Axis leaders (Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Hideki Tojo) with baseballs.

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Trailer teases Darth Maul’s return

October 16, 2011 – 9:53 pm |
Episode I 3-D

The hype has begun for spring’s Clone Wars event bringing Darth Maul back from the dead and roaring back into the Star Wars universe.
And — oh, look! This teaser is just in time for the …

‘Real Steel’ lands punch after punch

October 15, 2011 – 3:32 pm |

A movie with robots beating the bolts out of each other? And it has a decent plot too? Count me in!

There’s a new detective at stately Wayne Manor

October 14, 2011 – 11:28 pm |

Angela Lansbury turns 86 on Sunday. What more fitting tribute for such a grande dame of stage and screen than a team-up between her iconic television sleuth Jessica Fletcher and the Dark Knight? After all, …

Zombie artwork feeds charity’s needs at downtown Mesa block party

October 13, 2011 – 4:37 pm |

“Zombies Versus” is the theme of this month’s Second Friday block party in downtown Mesa. Dress like a zombie for a zombie walk, or dress like a robot and help eradicate the zombie uprising at …

Monsterland joins the East Valley fright club

October 7, 2011 – 7:15 am |
Breanna Wynn, one of the owners of Monsterland in downtown Mesa, shown Monday, September 26, 2011 which is opening early in October. [Tim Hacker/Tribune]

Downtown Mesa is kind of a scary place to begin with. I should know — I worked there for more than 12 years, until the Tribune moved its main office to Tempe. And in that …