Dominic Fortune #1

Dominic Fortune #1

Writer: Howard Chaykin Artist: Howard Chaykin Publisher: Marvel Max Release Date: August 12, 2009 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3
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The depressions going strong, so when Dominic Fortune is hired to bodyguard Jock Madison, Vaughn Lorillard and P.T. Oakley, three drunk and disorderly Hollywood stars, he jumps at the chance to pick up what looks like a few easy bucks, and maybe have a few laughs in the bargain. But when the trio of old school hambones and horndogs prove to be a bigger pain than he anticipated -- and he accidentally stumbles across a conspiracy headed by mysterious American businessman Malcolm Upshaw and Delatriz Betancourt, the recklessly sexy granddaughter of Confederates who fled Reconstruction for South America -- Fortune finds himself in hot waterwith the fate of the USA at stake. Explicit Content $3.99

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Paul Brian McCoy Aug 11, 2009

    It was a long time coming, but Dominic Fortune is finally home. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Major Spoilers - Marlowe Lewis Aug 16, 2009

    In summation, Mr Chaykin has always royally entertained me over the years. From his captivating 'Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser' debut in 1973 right up until I had finished the final page of this book I have always felt that I was reading the material of one of the best panelogical producers in the entire history of comics. That's why this book gets four stars from me. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Book Resources - Timothy Callahan Aug 16, 2009

    Between the gorgeously-textured period detail, the acerbic dialogue, and the grotesquely beautiful inhabitants of his cruel world, this may be Chaykin's best work in years, at least as a writer/artist. It's certainly a return to his roots, and longtime Chaykin fans -- and unprudish neophytes -- will find a lot to enjoy in "Dominic Fortune." Read Full Review

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