Over the weekend, Kick-Ass premiered at the South by Southwest festival to rapturous reception, and screened to press in New York this evening. While I’ve seen a few voices on twitter that aren’t impressed (that’s to be expected) by and large the film is being eaten up left and right. Perhaps it is inevitable, then, that a sequel truly seems like a foregone conclusion. One was promised by director Matthew Vaughn some time ago, but if this movie had landed with a thud, the promises could have evaporated.
With the level of success high so far, original comic writer Mark Millar is being hit up left and right for details on his sequel mini-series, and as is often the case with Millar, he’s happy to talk about it. He’s happy to drop spoilers, too, so be careful. Read More »