Going back to 2008, Robert Downey Jr. has been the face of the Marvel Studios franchise. It was his performance as Tony Stark in Jon Favreau's Iron Man that lit the powder keg that wound up becoming the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and he has been a key player and figure ever since.
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Marvel Studios has firmly established itself as one of the biggest - if not the biggest - brands in Hollywood. After six years of releasing movies, the company has not only made two of the highest grossing films of all time - Joss Whedon's The Avengers and Shane Black's Iron Man 3 - but also has proven able to take a property that nobody has ever heard of and turn it into gold.
Should humor be banned, completely, from DC’s pending movies? Absolutely not. It’s OK to strike a serious tone with your characters (and somber Batman basically demands it). But some of the characters on the planned DC slate need levity and a lightheartedness if audiences are going to swallow their comic-booky exploits.
Guardians Of The Galaxy almost looked entirely different when it cam to certain characters. Yet if we were to name one character that'd take the cake in the concept department, it be Gamora.
Just when you thought you'd seen all of the easter eggs from Captain America:The Winter Soldier, more have surfaced connecting within and outside of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. See if you can spot Joss Whedon amongs the easter eggs, bonus points if you do so without reading the subtitles.
If we had to guess, we’d say McNairy will play The Flash alongside his Argo co-star and director, Ben Affleck. On that note, McNairy said knowing Affleck didn’t help him get this Dawn of Justice gig.
Some actors go their entire lives without getting a chance to land their dream roles, but Donald Glover is no longer on that list. The former star of Community was brought into Disney XD’s Ultimate Spider-Man universe for a guest spot in an upcoming episode, for which he will finally get to play Spider-Man.
Marvel considered some wilder designs for Guardians of the Galaxy's Nebula. One featured weird spikey, hair-like things coming out of the back of her head and a headpiece which looked a lot like Beats by Dre.
Appearances of this incredible hero “[date] back about three years, according to some tweets,” and that the superhero impersonator “has also been spotted outside Chiba in Yokohama and Tokyo’s Akihabara district.” Naturally, the Caped Crusader earned the nickname “Chibatman” from area supporters.
Lucy Lawless' anticipated arrival on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is one more reason to look forward to the series, and today Marvel has given us our first look at the Xena: Warrior Princess star in her role in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Vague spoiler alert (or big spoiler alert if you're not caught up through Season 1!)
Because he is Superman – and he’s impervious to pain – the buckets of ice water just keep coming. Two. Three. Four. By the time we get to buckets five and six, the crew of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice have graduated to plastic garbage pails filled with chilled liquids.
There’s nothing quite like the local news. Send reporters out into a local community, and you have no idea what type of people they’ll meet. Most of the time, these strangers wind up being average enough, but now and again, they come across someone or something truly special, like, for example, a random guy and his beloved Hulk statue.
Fall is so close, you can practically smell the pumpkin spice latte! Kids are going back to school and network TV is amping up for the return of fan favorite series and the arrival of new comedies and dramas. For CW, that includes the highly anticipated Arrow spinoff The Flash and the dramatic looking new dramedy Jane the Virgin...
Superman is a valuable treasure to the comic and film worlds alike. But you'll never guess how much the Man Of Steel is worth in print!