Finally making a blog post. I know very few people have edited recently, but I hope more people will come as the wiki fills out. For anyone who may be reading this, I want to write about the biggest thing I'm currently working on for this wiki. I'm going to attempt to get permission to upload mp3s of Green Hornet radio shows. Wikia policy, as you may know, prohibits uploading of mp3s because of concerns about illegal uploading. Before I reached this point, I tried to convert and upload the files in a different format, one of the ones allowed by wikia, but the files kept stopping halfway through. So I checked the US copyright database to confirm that the radio shows are in the public domain, and I'm going to take that information to wikia t…Read more >
I always loved the Hornet, just like Batman:
- No superpowers, only brains & technology
- Has cool car
- Has sidekick
- Operates "above the law"
Classic relatable-hero attributes. Can't wait to see the film, brushing up on the old Bruce Lee series now! :)Read more >
I've gotta admit, I've never really been exposed to any version of The Green Hornet. I've been fleetingly aware of it, of course. But it wasn't until the new Hollywood makeover that I really paid any attention to it. Quentin Tarantino included Al Hirt's theme from the 1960s TV series on the Kill Bill soundtrack, and I thought that was pretty cool. I didn't realize it was used as far back as the serials, and I would guess it's in the radio show as well. I spent the day with episodes of Batman playing in the background that guest starred The Green Hornet and Kato from their own TV show. Good stuff.Read more >