Classic Atlas Comics Library Is Coming to the Big Screen

Classic Atlas Comics Library Is Coming to the Big Screen

The superhero film scene is already huge these days, and it’s about to get even bigger. Paramount Pictures announced that producer Steven Paul, who helped bring Ghost in the Shell and Ghost Rider to the big screen, has purchased a majority stake in Atlas Comics and will produce several films for the studio based on characters from those comics. What is Atlas Comics? It was one of the premiere comic book publishers in the 1950s that published a variety of genres from horror to science fiction to classic superheroes. The company was later rebranded into Marvel comics in 1961, where it …