Saturday Matinee: The Spirit

Every Saturday I find a movie or clip that I think will appeal to the fans of this blog. Since most of you enjoy action/adventure, I tend to focus on something that falls into that category. This week we’re looking at Will Eisner’s The Spirit. No, not that godawful Frank Miller-made monstrosity. We’re talking the other stuff.

First up is a montage of lovely Will Eisner artwork from The Spirit, set to the Peter Gunn theme.

Next up is the intro to The Spirit television movie:

And finally we have a scene from that same movie, showing The Spirit in full regalia, kicking butt and taking names: