Blazing through Vertigo comics Hellblazer issues 1-4 and Mike tells the tale of Sister Rita Josepha.
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- 00:30 – Intro
- 01:22 – Sister Rita Josepha Does Not Approve of Hellblazer
- 07:02 – Hellblazer (1988) Issue 1-2 by Jamie Delano, John Ridgway, Lovern Kindzierski
- 09:40 – Old color style, crosshatching
- 10:37 – Setup – Starving/Eating to Death
- 13:07 – Constantine’s Trip to Tangiers
- 14:44 – Very ghastly story
- 17:04 – Papa Midnight Freaks Us Out
- 19:24 – Not a Superhero Comic, not even a Super Anti-Hero Comic
- 20:30 – Taking out the Demon Mnemoth, John makes a hard decision
- 22:58 – Hellblazer (1988) Issue 4 “Waiting for the Man”
- 24:30 – Very dark comic, seems to have boundaries
- 25:29 – John Constantine can get his butt-kicked
- 26:34 – What IS that Constantine Movie?
- 27:30 – English 80′s Underworld – Movie that Should have Been
- 29:08 – Outro
Hellblazer is published by Vertigo Comics and is also available from ComiXology
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