COMIC ISSUES – Unmade Films

Getting into reading and collecting comics can seem difficult to the newcomer.

Unmade Death Star

Sometimes when a film isn’t made or a script is rejected it becomes a comic….

Follow the link on each entry for details of the unmade film.

Concrete Strange Armor 1 of 5 1

Concrete: Strange Armor.

Dark Horse, 1997 – 1998.

  • Written by Concrete creator Paul Chadwick.
  • Retells the character’s origin.
  • What to read:  Concrete vol 6:  Strange Armor.


Daredevil: Man Without Fear.

Marvel, 1993 – 1994.

  • By Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.
  • Retells the character’s origin.

The Fountain

The Fountain.

DC/Vertigo, 2005.

  • After the comic was released, the movie was OKed again.



Freddy vs Jason vs Ash

DC/Wildstorm, 2007.

  • A crossover between Freddy vs Jason and The Evil Dead.



Frank Miller’s RoboCop.

Avatar Press, 2003 – 2006.

  • Frank Miller’s unfilmable script for RoboCop 2.



Kevin Smith’s Bionic Man.

Dynamite, 2011.

  •  Kevin Smith’s script for a Six Million Dollar Man film.



Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet.

Dynamite, 2010.

  • Kevin Smith’s script for a Green Hornet film.


RoboCop 3

RoboCop: The Last Stand.

Boom! Studio, 2013 – 2014.

  • Steve Niles’ adaptation of Frank Miller’s RoboCop 3 script.


The Star Wars

The Star Wars

Dark Horse, 2013 – 2014.

  • An adaptation by  J. W. Rinzler of George Lucas’s first draft (“the Rough Draft”) of Star Wars.
  • 8 issues & a #0.



30 Days of Night.

IDW publishing, 2002.

  • Steven Niles’ adaptation of his own unused screenplay.
  • Developed into a film in 2007 due to the success of the comic.


~ DUG.


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