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Alan Moore Doesn't Like Money But He Likes Darkness And The Occupy Movement

"Hollywood has not had an idea in at least three or four decades."

Alan Moore is an amazing writer and, as an anarchist icon and iconoclast (interesting that those two words have the same root), he's been in a bit of self-imposed exile from the mainstream, though not the world, for a while. Given that he created Watchmen, V For Vendetta, From Hell and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, one could imagine that his fame could be much, much larger than it is. He has released a number of graphic novels and even an LP over the last few years and is set to release a film with Mitch Jenkins, which he discusses in this video, but he has almost consciously avoided any sort of work with the mainstream since he finished up with "America's Best Comics" for DC Comics ten years ago.

There's alot of people that don't like him - especially his harsh attacks on comic book fanboys and an industry that caters to them. Nevertheless, his logic is hard to refute. Check out for yourself:

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