Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 08, 2005
With such sci-fi and comic movies as "War of the Worlds" and "Batman Begins" already dominating ticket sales, the superheroes of "Fantastic Four" face a tough task at the weekend box office.
The Screen Actors Guild and industry negotiators said Thursday they tentatively agreed to a new, three-year contract covering television animation.
"Fantastic Four" got there first, developing the concept of superheroes as a dysfunctional family four decades ago. But "The Incredibles" did it far, far better on the big screen.
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