The Boys #55

Writer: Garth Ennis Artist: John McCrea Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: June 1, 2011 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 2
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Mallory's secret history comes to a close with the grimmest revelations of all, leaving Hughie with a confession of his own to make. Everything is out in the open at last, in the final part of Barbary Coast.

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    Comic Book Resources - Ryan K. Lindsay Jun 1, 2011

    Ennis calls this issue on the very first splash page " "What follows will therefore be enlightening and frustrating in equal measures." He got it in one. Damn. Read Full Review

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    Comics Bulletin - Shawn Hill Jun 4, 2011

    This heavy reality check triggers in Hughie the need to tell all to Anne, proving he's moved well past his feelings of betrayal at her own compromised past. He even tells off Mallory, to an extent. Now he just wants her to be safe, though whether everyone's agrees with Mallory that Butcher is just as bad as his foes, that he's become a villain too, is still an open question. Anybody wanna bet and whether the Boys will have a happy ending? Read Full Review

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    A Comic Book Blog - Victor Kutsenok Jun 23, 2011

    Thank god this boring as hell story arc is over. No offense to Garth Ennis, but all of the political bullcrap that we had to read over the past four months have been a complete waste of time. Read Full Review

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