Pitch Meeting

Pitch Meeting is a monthly column in which we suggest an IP ripe for adaptation, then assign the cast and crew of our dreams.

Explore the full Pitch Meeting archive below

The Best Batman Comic No One Ever Talks About

'The Dark Knight Returns.' Yawn. 'The Long Halloween.' Snooze. 'Batman: Blink' is what Matt Reeves should read before making the… Read More

‘Reckless’ is a Mean Bastard Noir Waiting to Be Franchised

Reckless, the new graphic novel series from Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips, is aching for cinematic adaptation. We suggest how… Read More

‘Kongzilla’ Must Come After ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’

In our latest Pitch Meeting column, we surmise that the only threat worthy of a 'Godzilla vs. Kong' sequel rests… Read More

‘Dracula Motherf**ker’ Redefines the Monster and Demands Adaptation

The Image Comics graphic novel from Alex de Campi and Erica Henderson returns the Count to his classic monster status. Read More

The New Comic Book Series ‘Fire Power’ Already Demands Adaptation

We dig into the new comic from Robert Kirkman and Chris Samnee to uncover how a simultaneous film and TV… Read More

‘Lady Killer’ is the Cathartic Comic Adaptation We Sickos Desire

Mixing 'Leave it to Beaver' fantasy with cold-blooded ritual, 'Lady Killer' is a dementedly dark comic book screaming for adaptation. Read More

Jack Kirby Demands Cinematic Justice

We imagine an adaptation of the new Tom Scioli graphic novel that rights decades of creative and financial mistreatment. Read More

More Than a Decade After its Failed Pilot, Let’s Reconsider ‘The Amazing Screw-On Head’

Why can't studios let Bryan Fuller have nice things? The Mike Mignola comic book should have been Fuller's masterpiece adaptation. Read More

Someone Should Jump on a ‘Usagi Yojimbo’ Adaptation

With streamers gobbling up weirdo comic book properties all over the place, Stan Sakai's glorious Akira Kurosawa love-letter waits patiently. Read More