Movies

At an Emerald City Comic Con spotlight panel for revered author Brian Michael Bendis, the Jessica Jones co-creator shed some light on the timeline between exiting Marvel and landing the role scripting an X-Men-based movie — thought to be starring Ktty Pryde — for Fox. “I have a very cool Fox gig, and it is…
March 02, 2018
The leaked photos of Captain Marvel star Brie Larson in costume left some fans upset, because it wasn’t the familiar blue-and-red suit from the comic books. However, Marvel Studios concept artist Andy Park insist they’ll be pleased with what they see in the film. Those images, which surfaced in early January, depicted Carol Danvers in…
March 02, 2018
Mulan fans aren’t going to be able to see their favorite hero until 2020 thanks to a shift in Disney’s film schedule. According to Variety, Disney has announced that the live-action version of the popular 1998 animated film will be released in theaters on March 27, 2020 instead of its initial release date of Nov.…
March 02, 2018
Disney and Marvel Studios have revealed release dates for six new untitled Marvel films that will, seemingly, be part of the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The list teases three new films in 2021 on May 7, July 30 and November 5, and in 2022 on February 18, May 6 and July 29.…
March 02, 2018
Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has unveiled his very own “Awesome Mix Vol. 0,” a playlist of songs he put together to play on the set of the first Guardians film. Gunn revealed the Spotify playlist, which features songs from My Chemical Romance, The Wombats, Mindless Self Indulgence and Pigeon John among others, in…
March 01, 2018
Dope director Rick Famuyiwa has signed on to write and direct the new film adaptation of the acclaimed graphic novel Black Hole. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Plan B and New Regency’s Arnon Milchan will produce the project, with New Regency financing. The book, written and drawn by Charles Burns, was published by Fantagraphics and…
March 01, 2018
Warner Bros. World is opening the Batcave to visitors, as it reveals new details about it Batman-themed rides at the Abu Dhabi attraction. “Home to fan-favorite DC Super Heroes, we’re very excited for our guests to experience the immersive environment of Gotham City, where Batman will emerge from the shadows to help fight crime and…
February 28, 2018
A new report suggests that the origins of Supreme Leader Snoke will be explored in the upcoming novelization of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Ever since J.J. Abrams introduced Snoke in 2015’s The Force Awakens, fans speculated about the mysterious villain. As fate would have it, Johnson didn’t follow up on this in The Last…
February 28, 2018
Producer Benjamin Melniker, one of the Batman film franchise’s biggest champions, passed away February 26 at age 104. According to Deadline, Melniker and producing partner Michael Uslan purchased the rights for Batman in 1979. From then on, Melniker worked as producer on almost every Batman project, from Tim Burton’s classic 1989 film through to last…
February 28, 2018
Forget everything you thought you knew about Fox’s The New Mutants, because the X-Men spinoff is reportedly set to undergo some pretty big changes. A new reports indicates the extensive reshoots planned for this summer will see another character added to the film’s cast. Initially announced for release in April, director Josh Boone’s horror-tinged movie…
February 27, 2018
Some things just shouldn’t be possible. In the realm of Star Wars, the abbreviated, unordered list goes something like this: warp speed intergalactic travel, the ability to communicate with aliens in English and be understood almost all the time, lightsabers with the little laser hilt thing. Thankfully, a pod racing arcade game made entirely out…
February 27, 2018
The MCU has stuck to stories from the main Marvel Universe for a while now, but is the MCU ready to venture out into the multiverse? Benedict Cumberbatch seems to think so. The Doctor Strange star let some multiverse information slip in the Thor: Ragnarok DVD/Blu-ray featurette “Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years — The…
February 26, 2018
Leave it to arguably the most charismatic actor in Hollywood to be a (mostly) gracious loser. Dwayne Johnson posted a motivational video, of sorts, in which he salutes the blockbuster success of Marvel’s Black Panther, which unseated his own Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle from atop its 2018 box-office throne. In the video, as the…
February 26, 2018
Every year, when New York Toy Fair rolls around you can expect several things from the Funko booth: surprising licenses, toys that make you smile and at least one new format that you never saw coming. This year was no exception, as the company continues to blow fans away with the sheer amount of new…
February 26, 2018
Marvel Studios concept artist Andy Park has revealed a glorious look at an earlier version of Black Panther’s King T’Chaka, but this time he’s adorned with the cape we’ve seen the Wakandan superhero wear in the comics over the years. RELATED: Black Panther Week 2 Box Office Breaks Another Set of Records This look throws back to modern…
February 25, 2018
Long live the King, indeed, as Marvel’s latest continues to break records. RELATED: Black Panther Has Highest-Grossing First Week of Any MCU Film In its second weekend in theaters, Marvel’s Black Panther has become only the fourth ever film to surpass $100 million in its second weekend, behind only Star Wars: The Force Awakens with…
February 25, 2018