Category Archives: Comic Book/Graphic Novel – 1940

Green Lantern

Movie Release Date: June 17th, 2011
Directed By: Martin Campbell
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively and Peter Sarsgaard
Movie plot:

A test pilot is granted a mystical green ring that bestows him with otherworldly powers, as well as membership into an intergalactic squadron tasked with keeping peace within the universe. –

Comic Book Release Date: July 1940
Originally Published in: All-American Comics #16
Originally Created & Written By: Bill Finger and Martin Nodell
Book Description:

The adventures begin with the origin of Earth”s Green Lantern, Hal Jordan, as he inherits the power ring of his fallen predecessor, Abin Sur. Before long, Green Lantern faces strange foes from lost worlds, as well as the deadly Weaponers of Qward, and starts to unravel the mysteries of his own Power Battery. – From ‘DC Comics’ book jacket

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