Dabel Bros. Take on 'The Warriors'
30th Ann. of Cult Classic Movie
Published: 07/25/2008 12:00am
Dabel Brothers Publishing has announced the acquisition of the license to create a comic book series based on Walter Hill’s 1979 cult classic action film, The Warriors. The first issue of The Warriors comic, which marks the first time the Dabels have ever adapted a movie, is slated for release in January of 2009 to mark the 30th anniversary of the film’s release. The Dabels plan on starting with an adaptation of the film and then move on to create spin-off stories featuring the characters from the movie, which is based on the novel by Sol Yurick.
Like the novel it is based on, The Warriors movie is a re-telling (of sorts) of the Anabasis of Xenophon set among the gangs of
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