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The Avengers: Age of Ultron will not only ultimately prove to be one of the biggest movies of 2015, but it’s also one of the most significant chapters in the timeline of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Identified as the remnants of the six singularities that existed in the universe prior to the Big Bang - Space, Time, Reality, Mind, Power and Soul – we have been slowly learning about all of them in Marvel Studios’ movies for years now, and it won’t be long before they are put center stage in the upcoming two-part epic The Avengers: Infinity War
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SNL helps Marvel debut their first female-centered superhero movie for Black Widow.
It’s a challenge for actors in blockbuster movies to keep secrets about the production. however, in Mark Ruffalo’s case on Avengers: Age of Ultron, it was easy for him not to spill the beans for this reason.
Anyone who has paid even a modicum of attention already knew that Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron is going to be a huge blockbuster. But as it turns out, it may be even bigger than anyone thought, as advanced ticket sales are freakishly massive. Like Hulk-sized.
Do you have what it takes to lift Thor’s hammer? Iron Man doesn’t. Bruce Banner doesn’t. Hawkeye doesn’t. Captain America, for the most part, doesn’t. But that didn’t stop any of these pedestrians from trying to wield Mjolnir after finding it on the street.
Beyond their long history with the team in the comics, director Joss Whedon felt it was necessary that Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch be present in Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Every fan of The Avengers remembers that memorable line Bruce Banner delivered during the Battle of New York: “I’m always angry.” Now Joss Whedon has revealed its origin.
Add Dave Bautista to the pile of fans who want an Avengers/Guardians of the Galaxy crossover. But is Drax The Destroyer enough to green light this idea with the public?
Avengers: Age of Ultron is already on track to put up huge box office numbers in the U.S., but by the time it touches down on American shores it will already have a nice chunk of change in the bank as a gargantuan international haul is also expected.
We've seen Black Widow kick some serious A.I. ass, we’ve seen Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver deliver some “age of miracles” realness, and we’ve seen Captain America fling a motorcycle at at a bunch of baddies. Now it’s time for War Machine to enter the fray, thanks to a new TV spot for Avengers: Age of Ultron.
The Avengers will face their greatest threat yet when they finally battle Thanos in 2018’s Avengers: Infinity War Part I. However, they may not be the only ones joining the fray. It’s possible Marvel’s Netflix heroes, collectively known as the Defenders, will be teaming up alongside them in the second part of this epic story.
Marvel has built an expansive cinematic universe on the back of long-term contracts with its stars, but even those will eventually expire, and Chris Hemsworth just revealed when his deal is up.
After directing the two biggest installments of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Joss Whedon is ready to retire. However, while Joe and Anthony Russo are set to helm Avengers: Infinity War, there’s still a chance Whedon could be involved in some capacity.
The next few weeks are going to be rather huge for Marvel Studios, but evidently it's not enough. In addition to every other big thing that's been going on, now a big Avengers announcement has been scheduled for tomorrow morning.
The recent landmark deal between Sony Pictures and Marvel that will see Spider-Man joining The Avengers on the big screen has officially opened a door that previously appeared permanently secured by lock and key. Hugh Jackman recently weighed in on the subject, discussing his thoughts on an X-Men/Avengers crossover and his thoughts may surprise you.
As if we needed further convincing to purchase our Avengers: Age of Ultron theater ticket, the Marvel/Sony deal heard round the world has got fans buzzing that Spider-Man may show up at some point in the film. Now, thanks to this little Marvel mashup trailer we can get a taste of what it may look like if the web-slinger indeed does end up appearing in the upcoming film.
Do you like films with strong female leads? Do you like to watch "the fairer sex" prove that they’re not as fair as society has often portrayed them? Then you’ll get a kick out of this supercut tribute to women in prominent action movie roles…literally.
While a movie’s box office numbers are a good sign of its popularity or the level of anticipation it was able to muster, one could argue that Blu-ray sales are an indicator of just how beloved that title is.