Mr. Costumes’ Halloween Costume Contest

Halloween Costume Contest

Mr. Costumes is building Halloween costume excitement early with a costume contest offering $1,000’s in prizes! Simply submit your favorite pictures of you or your loved ones in costume, and share with your friends to encourage lots of voting. Each week a winner is selected to receive $100 gift certificate towards MrCostumes.com, and every entry is qualified to win the grand prize: an Apple iPad! Quick Costume Contest Facts: Upload images from Instagram or your computer in … [Read more...]

Mr. Costumes’ Top 10 Zombie Movies

World War Z Movie Poster

World War Z, released June 21st, is based on Max Brooks' World War Z novel of the same name. The story follows UN employee Gerry Lane on his race to cure the virus epidemic. World War Z is just the newest in the list of good zombie movies, but what is the best zombie movie? Here's a zombie movies list that has a touch of humor, gore, and fear. Top 10 Zombie Movies 1. Night of the Living Dead (1968) Night of the Living Dead is perhaps what started the zombie movie genre. George A. Romero's … [Read more...]

Game of Thrones Costumes – Winter is Coming

Popular TV Show Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones, the hit HBO show that premiered in 2011, is among the most popular television shows of modern time. In fact, Game of Thrones is the most illegally downloaded TV show worldwide! With a host of unique characters, beautiful set designs, and costumes that would cause jealousy among nobility, it’s easy to see why all shows aim to be like Game of Thrones. A Game of Thrones is the first novel in A Song of Ice and Fire, a series of five novels written by George R. R. Martin. Martin … [Read more...]

Man of Steel Superman Reboot

Superman Costume Movie Timeline

Man of Steel, releasing June 14th, is the new Superman movie of epic proportions in 3D. With big names like Director Zack Snyder of 300 fame and Producer Christopher Nolan, best known for the Christian Bale Batman Dark Knight trilogy, Man of Steel depicts Superman's origin story in a cinematically beautiful way while challenging a dateless classic. Henry Cavill (Immortals, The Tudors) plays Superman, sporting a new Superman costume and the body to literally play a man made of steel. The … [Read more...]

Iron Man 3 Costumes Rocket Into Theaters

The Iron Man 3 Movie

Iron Man costumes are on the rise with the Iron Man 3 release date a few days away. Many theaters are showing the movie as early as May 2 at 9 pm, though the official day that Iron Man 3 comes out is May 3. Joining other fans for a midnight release showing is a great way to build up excitement before the premiere. Iron Man Costumes and Armor The official Iron Man 3 suit was revealed at Comic Con in 2012, and its new variation is a mostly gold armor costume. There are over a dozen … [Read more...]

Fans Wear Official Star Wars Costumes to Star Wars Re-release

Star Wars Darth Maul CostumeFebruary 10th was the official date of the Star Wars Episode I re-release, and like all passionate nerds that weekend, the 501st and I appeared at our local theater in official Star Wars costumes to watch the 3D movie. My local event at the Mall of Georgia, at which adults and children alike dressed in Star Wars costumes, included face painting for the young ones and photo opportunities with some of the great Star Wars characters. Star Wars Re-Release … [Read more...]

Teen Titans and Superman Artist Eduardo Barreto Passes

Eduardo Barreto's Inks in BatmanLoss of an Artist It has been a truly blue December for comic enthusiasts. With the deaths of Joe Simon and Jerry Robinson within a week of each other, fans never expected another great name to be taken from them so soon. On December 15th, Eduardo Barreto (57) passed away, leaving behind a legacy of art, stories, and an industry working family who will miss him dearly. Eduardo Barreto hailed from Uruguay and quickly became one of the big names in America as … [Read more...]

X-Men First Class Superhero Costumes

X-Men: First ClassIt's no secret. As a comic book fan, I've been holding a grudge against the X-Men franchise for years for its script writing that blatantly ignores comic book canon. In fact, I almost avoided X-Men: First Class in fear of it turning out like X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which remains notable for its leak onto the internet before it hit theaters. Whereas fans left Wolverine wondering why they skipped some of the largest chapters in Logan's life, like living in Japan and fathering a … [Read more...]

John Carpenter Doing Dracula Remake

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Dracula will be returning to theaters within the next couple of years, and a surprising round up of John Carpenter and Hillary Swank are on board. I imagine Hollywood thinks that we could all do with one more version. Why you ask? Well, it seems that we'll keep coming back for more and more, and I'd without a doubt will sit down for this one. I just recently watched John's "The Thing", and remember freshly in my mind just what he can do. Sadly, I don't think Kurt Russell will be in this … [Read more...]

Scream 4 aka Scre4m Is A Go

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I've been waiting to hear if Mr Craven was actually going to be doing another Scream movie, and finally the word is in. Wes was in an interview with the folks at Entertainment Weekly when he was asked about the project; Ghostface is back for more, as is the original Scream team of director Wes Craven, screenwriter Kevin Williamson (The Vampire Diaries), and the acting trio of Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and David Arquette. Dimension Films gave EW.com the first look at the final teaser poster … [Read more...]