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When it comes to comic book media, movies tend to influences the actual books rather than vice-versa. However, itís possible that Marvel may be using this update Infinity Gauntlet to tease some directions the Marvel Cinematic Universe may be going.
Joss Whedon's The Avengers: Age of Ultron is guaranteed to be one of the biggest blockbusters of 2015, and as a result, many have been dying to get their first glimpse at the film. For the longest time it has been a mystery when we would be getting to see the first trailer, but that question now has an answer.
If you've been looking for a reason to get excited about Ant-Man, then look no further! Adam McKay spoke to the script work he had been brought in to do, and not only does it sound fun, but Paul Rudd's contributions sound killer as well!
If you're like me (by which I mean weird and far too geeky for your own good), then you probably walked out of James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy this summer not only wanting to listen to the soundtrack over and over, but to get it on cassette tape. For those of you who felt this way, I have some pretty kick-ass news.
Part of me understands why James Gunn and others behind the scenes would think that thereís only so much that you can do with Groot. He only says a few words Ė mostly, ďI am Groot.Ē
Thereís been a lot of buzz on the Internet over the 2016 Doctor Strange movie. Casting rumors have gone wild, and with Sinister director Scott Derrickson at the helm, the movieís tone is sure to be bizarre. However, unlike characters like Captain America and Hulk, Doctor Strange isnít that well known. Who is this mysterious magic user and why should we care that heís getting his own movie? Click ahead to learn all about the Sorcerer Supreme, and youíll learn why this is the most anticipated movie for many Marvel Cinematic Universe fans.
As Joss Whedon's The Avengers cuts to black and begins its first round of end credits, there is a lasting image of the last surviving letter on the outside of Stark Tower: the letter "A." Given the chosen font, it was pretty obviously a nod to the fact that the building would wind up becoming The Avengers Tower - but as cool as that Easter Egg is, now there is a cooler story about the character (specifically about its current whereabouts).
The Hulk has come so far from the earliest days, when television producers slapped green makeup on actor Lou Ferrigno and asked him to run around in pre-shredded shirts and shorts. And every time the green giant returns to the screen, his look improves.
Guardians of the Galaxy is on track to being the highest grossing movie of the year, not to mention possibly the most popular Marvel outing yet. But the love for all things, Groot, Gamora, Rocket, Drax and Star-Lord is being lost on the Chineses. Well, lost in translation anyway.
The big Marvel movie news this week was that Robert Downey Jr. would be joining Captain America 3, which is set to be an adaptation of the crossover Civil War. In the comics, Steve Rogers was killed after Civil War ended, and while itís unlikely heíll die in Captain America 3, Marvel may be setting up the patriotic superhero for demise in the coming years. Here are reasons they would do that.
Gosling hasnít flirted with tentpoles over the course of his career. He makes movies like Drive, The Place Beyond the Pines, Blue Valentine and Lars and the Real Girl -- smaller, offbeat and director-driven movies that find niche audiences but arenít, you know, superhero movies.
On the heels of the rumor that Ewan McGregor might be up for the part, here are the six surprising names that reportedly are on the studioís short list to play Doctor Strange.
For the past 24 hours or so, we've been completely distracted by the news of Civil War brewing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe... but that doesn't mean we've completely forgotten about the Doctor Strange casting race. In recent weeks and months we've heard a constant stream of rumors about who will play the Master of the Mystic Arts, and while names like Joaquin Phoenix, Ethan Hawke and Keanu Reeves have been mentioned as potential candidates for the gig, Marvel has not yet revealed their choice.
Itís safe to say that Marvel has enough material for its cinematic universe in the coming ears, whether itís introducing new superheroes like Ant-Man and Doctor Strange or adapting storylines like Civil War. However, despite the announcements of new characters and new developments, thereís still one dangling thread regarding the MCU: whatís the plan for Thanos?
In a surprising move from Marvel, Robert Downey Jr. is in final negotiations to star in 2016ís Captain America 3. The movie will adapt the 2006 event Civil War, which saw Marvel superhumans on opposing sides of the Superhuman Registration Act and shook the Marvel world to its core. Here is everything you need to know about that story, as well as what it might mean for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.