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The Arts & History
Comics and Graphic Novels in Cinema
Some of the most iconic characters ever dreamed up began as comics or graphic novels and have led the way for modern cinema. Beginning with 1978’s
Superman: The Movie
, popular comic book characters and storylines have been adapted into successful films, leading to the rise of the superhero genre. Beyond superhero stories, various graphic novels have been adapted into films that explore different genres and themes. Examples include
V for Vendetta
. We will examine all of these diverse stories and characters.