Frank Miller Is an Unbelievable Director

Note that in its truest sense, “unbelievable” doesn’t necessarily have a positive connotation. Then watch the above video?another bootleg from SDCC, sure to be taken down shortly?of part of the final fight between the Spirit and Sam Jackson’s Octopus. Again, I’m hardly knowledgeable on The Spirit, but was the beloved comic a goofy-ass slapstick comedy? I swear to god I saw this exact battle, blow for blow, in a Tom & Jerry cartoon. I’m surprised there wasn’t a gong noise or a slide whistle when the Spirit got whacked in the nuts. (Via Comic Book Resources)