The Greatest Comic-Con Moments That Never Were

·Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Entertainment

Hollywood can be cruel to moviemakers. No matter how rich, famous or visionary they are, many have seen their dream projects fizzle without ever making it to the big screen. But in some alternate universe, these nine movies — from the Beatles’ aborted ‘The Lord of the Rings’ to Tim Burton’s abandoned 'Superman Lives’ — would have found a way, and in the process would have blown the roof off Comic-Con’s vaunted Hall H. Click through to see a gallery of could’ve-been Comic-Con moments, along with mockups of the Con catalogue listings we never got to see.