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Ant-Man's Full Costume Revealed In New Concept Art
While Marvel Studios still has Guardians of the Galaxy and The Avengers: Age of Ultron still to be released before they are done with Phase Two, it won't be long until they are ready to kick off Phase Three with Ant-Man. While some drama exploded a few months ago when writer/director Edgar Wright and the studio went separate ways over creative differences, the project is now back on track and set to begin filming soon.
Mad Max: Fury Road Shares First Poster, Hi-Res Images
Max (Tom Hardy) isn’t even on a road in the image, parking Max’s beast of an automobile on the outskirts of a desert wasteland as he overlooks his next, seemingly physical challenges.
The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies Shows Off Gandalf, Bard And Smaug In New Images
This winter will see the final installment of The Hobbit film series released in theaters with The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies. But with Comic-Con hitting this week, Peter Jackson is eager to start sharing some images from the highly-anticipated completion to his latest trilogy.
Here's Why Hollywood's In A Record-Setting Box Office Slump
The summer movie season “is expected to finish down 15 to 20 percent compared with 2013, the worst year-over-year decline in three decades, and revenue will struggle to crack $4 billion, which hasn't happened in eight years.”
Star Wars' John Boyega Wants To Be Marvel Studio's Black Panther
John Boyega is destined to become an icon of pop culture when Star Wars: Episode VII hits theaters in 2015. But the Nigerian-Brit who drew international notice with his lead role in the 2011 sci-fi adventure Attack the Block is looking to another universe for his next role - more specifically, the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
The Fantastic Four Will Not Be Appearing At San Diego Comic-Con 2014
This year's San Diego Comic-Con is going to be jam-packed with all kinds of huge comic book movie news. While nothing has been officially confirmed, fans around the world are expecting to hear big announcements from both Marvel Studios and Warner Bros./DC Comics, whom we expect to confirm new projects and perhaps even reveal a few new casting choices. Unfortunately, there is at least one 2015 superhero flick that we won't be seeing anything from at this year's big expo: Josh Trank's The Fantastic Four.
Pirates Of The Caribbean 5 Now Has A 2017 Release Date
So what the devil is this thing about? Rumors have suggested ghosts (but less monsters!), and more of an emphasis on pirate-y things. Which is good – while Captain Jack is still a favorite of the kids, you don't want to turn him into an unkillable joke who generates no suspense.
Media Piracy Is Being Decriminalized In The UK
Piracy is something that a lot of people have joked about, even more have talked about, but very few have done anything effective to stop. The United Kingdom is looking to change that, as they've moved to decriminalize the act of Piracy, and in its place set up a legislation that is a little more... nagging.
Sinister Six And The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Announce Release Dates
A bit unusual Sony is moving Spidey out of the summer – Thor: The Dark World proved there's superhero money to be made in the fourth quarter, but all five Spider-Man films have been in warm weather.
Kevin Feige Teases The Potential Return Of The Actual Mandarin And Red Skull
Feige teased the possibility that Iron Man might meet the real Mandarin, and that Captain America may not have seen the last of Red Skull.
Robert Downey Jr. Weighs In On The State Of Iron Man 4
In other words, Iron Man made him what he is, but Downey doesn't need the suit anymore, nor does he wish for it to define him. Early reports on Avengers: Age Of Ultron, however, suggest he's got a smaller supporting role this time around. Is his desire to downplay Tony Stark going to result in the marginalization of his most beloved part?
One Stuntman Has Played Batman, Thor, Captain America, Green Lantern & James Bond
As a hotly sought stuntman, Hanton has stepped into the boots, suits and capes of such superheroes as Batman, Thor, Captain America, Green Lantern and James Bond. With San Diego Comic Con about to kick off, we wanted to get to know the man behind some of modern superhero movies' most exhilarating moments, and learn how some of these mind-blowing stunts came together.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Unfurls Creepy Character Portraits Of Capitol Captured Peeta And Johanna
In this motion poster for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Peeta looks healthy and unafraid. However, there's something sinister about his being rained down on by white rose petals.
Gwendoline Christie May Play A Gender-Swapped Villain In Star Wars: Episode VII
Apparently she's an Imperial Officer after Boyega's deserter, a former stormtrooper. But what the scooper claims is most interesting is that Christie has been training with an actual lightsaber. Which, if true, is an incredible feat of science, because lightsabers aren't real. But maybe she's just preparing anyway.
Will Ferrell, Adam McKay Bringing Cult Show Manimal To The Big Screen
"Like The Catcher In The Rye or The Sound And The Fury, Manimal has always been one of those elusive projects every producer dreams of taking to the silver screen."