Mystique was already one of X-Men: Days of Future Past’s most important characters, but had Matthew Vaughn stayed to direct the film, her role would have been expanded even more.
There’s one thing Marvel won’t do and that’s decapitate one of its characters in front of entire audiences. One character in Guardians was originally supposed to meet this fate, but that’s when James Gunn and his team realized that just might not be the right move.
Following the release of Batman Returns in 1992, Warner Bros. decided to go in a different direction with filmmakers, and wound up replacing Tim Burton with Joel Schumacher for what would wind up becoming 1995's Batman Forever. So what exactly happened?
Wonder Woman was among the many movies DC movies announced in October, and the film already has a director in place, but the film’s release isn’t as set in stone as we originally thought.
Thankfully Guardians of the Galaxy was a fantastic movie (one of the best of the year, in fact). The diehard fans who stayed through to the very end for that final post-credits scene were undoubtedly hoping for some Avengers 2 stinger, and they didn't get it.
The editors of the site RiffTrax.com isolated this year’s top offenders, and they included several expected duds. Here, then, are the 10 Worst Movies of 2014, according to the people who get paid to heckle bad movies all year long.
Fans are clamoring for bigger and better team up scenarios. If I had to place a bet, I’d guess that Marvel has big plans for crossovers by the time they get to Infinity War, so that heroes like Spider-Man, the X-Men and The Fantastic Four can chip in during the fight against Thanos. But as for the Guardians? Don’t hold your breath just yet.
When Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman arrives on the screen in Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, it will be a fairly monumental moment. One can imagine that it will be set up as a pretty exciting moment for the audience in the grand spectrum of the film, but can you imagine what it was like actually see Wonder Woman on the set?
Thus far, no director who has worked for Marvel Studios has been a part of multiple franchises - but that doesn't mean that it's an impossibility. After all, director James Gunn has revealed other projects he would be interested in making within the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe.
We've now seen two different photos of Charlie Cox in his superhero costume for the upcoming Marvel Studios Netflix series Daredevil, but fans have been quick to point out that he hasn't been wearing his classic costume.
Watch as Dave Bautista, Drax the Destroyer floats through the air doing his hilarious Tinkerbell impression.
Arrow star Stephen Amell recently shared with fans the main two reasons why the snowy midseason finale fight with Ra’s al Ghul was one completely free from warmth-creating shirts. And “moistening up the place” wasn’t one of the answers.
Last week it was reported that if Marvel obtained creative control of the Spider-Man film franchise, they would replace Andrew Garfield as the titular character. This prospect has angered many fans to the point that they’re now taken action using this Internet tool.
In 2015, Mark Hamill will be appearing as The Trickster on The Flash, the same role he played in the original 1990 Flash series. While eager to join the fun, Hamill admits that something specific shocked him about being asked to appear.
So far Hawkeye’s only appearances in the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been on film, but now a certain actor may be teasing that we’ll see the actor on TV at some point.
Warner Bros. and DC have allegedly hired six writers to write six different versions of Wonder Woman. Stupid? Or inspired?
Thanos may be the most dangerous villain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but even director James Gunn admits that he didn’t have much of an impact on Guardians of the Galaxy.
Are you like Peter Quill and have been listening to the “Awesome Mix Vol. 1” from Guardians of the Galaxy over and over and over again? Well, we have some great news for you. It turns out that there were other five tracks that writer/director James Gunn had planned to use in the Marvel Studios movie, but wasn’t able to after script revisions and edits.
While much of the comic book-loving world is geared up for Joss Whedon’s blockbuster Avengers: Age of Ultron coming next year, we’re over here like, “Don’t forget about Netflix’s Daredevil, people!” Check out some new shots of the blind vigilante below.
Over the past year or so, news and updates about Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice have set up the 2016 blockbuster as a gateway to a larger DC Cinematic Universe, but there is another big responsibility that it carries. The film is very much also expected to be a sequel to Man of Steel that further develops the Kryptonian superhero - but what does that mean?
James Gunn has revealed one person who definitely won't be revealed as Peter Quill's father in Guardians of the Galaxy 2. Hint: he's Korean.
Ray Palmer has already proved to be an interesting character this season on Arrow, and judging by the path the writers seem to be setting up for him, he just might become one of the most important individuals on the show.
In case you didn’t already know, Joss Whedon and the folks at Marvel Studios didn’t make James Spader wear a robot costume on the set of the Avengers: Age of Ultron. Instead, his character, the titular robotic menace, will be brought to life with the magic of performance capture, which means that Spader spent most of his time filming in grey pajamas covered in little ping pong balls.
Marvel’s Ant-Man is seven months away from release, and while we know who most of the characters are, it’s still unclear what specifically several of them will be doing in the film. One of the biggest mysteries is Hope Van Dyne, played by Evangeline Lilly.
This list features shows that all started out in pretty great places. These shows even found real success, but recently, it’s become pretty clear that they’re moving downward and show no signs of improving. In fact, these drop-offs can’t even be directly attributed to increases in DVR. Instead, a tangible percentage of viewers seem to be looking in other places for content.
While we know that he’s the S.T.A.R. Labs tech genius and is hilarious, Cisco Ramon still remains quite the mystery on The Flash. That will change later on this season when someone from his past stops by for a visit. Here are the details.
As James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy box office numbers began to soar when the film was released this past summer, the big studios began to notice something: audiences really like big, sci-fi space adventures. The Marvel Studios was as much a comedy with oddball characters as it was a big space-set action adventure, and its success has already been having a big impact on the industry.
2014 was a great year for superhero movies, and one of the best reviewed films in the genre was Captain America: The Winter Soldier. However, while it may be one of the better offerings in the MCU, it also happens to be filled with more mistakes than any other movie this year.
Riddle me this, riddle me that, would Jim Carrey be up for another dance with The Bat? Find out here.
While Marvel has delighted fans with the return of characters like Iron Man, Thor and Captain America in Phase 2 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a question that has been repeatedly brought up by fans is, “Where’s Hulk?” The green monster became a fan favorite after Joss Whedon’s The Avengers in 2012, and yet the film studio decided that he would be the only one of the four core team members without a solo movie sequel. Why?
Joss Whedon did something truly incredible at the helm of the first Avengers movie. In unprecedented fashion, he brought together not just a team of blockbuster superheroes, but brought together multiple franchises into one super movie. As impressive as his work was, however, it turns out that what he was really always looking forward to in the future was making an Avengers movie featuring The Vision.
The question might be, “Will this translate into big box office tallies in 2015?” For Star Wars and Avengers, this goes without saying. For Fifty Shades of Grey, the prediction is a bit murkier.
When you're searching Google for a particular TV show, do you ever think about how many other people are searching for that exact same thing? Luckily, you don't even need to Google that information, because we have it for you right here...thanks to Google.
When Warner Bros announced the cast of their upcoming DC film Suicide Squad, they left out one crucial character: Amanda Waller. However, we may now know who will be playing the team overseer. in the 2016 blockbuster.
There has been a lot of speculation about whether Marvel and Sony might work out a deal for Spider-Man to appear in Captain America: Civil War. Thanks to new developments, we now know the chances of the web-slinger crossing over into the MCU in 2016.
Viewers of The Flash will learn next year that villainy runs in the family when this sister of an iconic Flash villain makes her debut. A CW alum is joining the series for the big role. Find out more after the jump!
Neil Gaiman's Sandman was first published by Vertigo back in 1989 and apparently he's spent the years since imagining who would be the right actor to play his lead character, Morpheus, in a film adaptation.
One of the biggest mysteries from the Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer is why Hulk is fighting Tony Stark in the Hulkbuster armor. However, what if Tony isn’t even in the armor? A tease for an upcoming product might be hinting at that.
Tim Burton might be right that the genre always needs to be refreshed, reworked and turned on its ear. But I don’t think the state of the union is quite as dire as he states. Do you?
The bigger question entails whether we need a new Wolverine to factor into X-Men: Apocalypse, and whether the role should be recast. Bryan Singer has revealed that his plot will take place in the 1980s (much like Days took place in the ‘70s), and if they are going after younger versions of Storm and Cyclops, then shouldn’t Logan be younger, as well?
This past weekend, Arrow star Stephen Amell posted a simple tutorial explaining how to do the salmon ladder, Oliver Queen’s favorite exercise. Warning: there’s a steep learning curve.
Despite the film being titled Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, we haven’t heard a lot of news regarding the Man of Steel’s role. Fortunately, new information has come out spotlighting Clark’s role in the film, as well as several other fascinating plot points.
A rather wonderful 8-minute mashup video of 2014's Best Movies has been released and it might just be the best thing that you've seen all year.
Lois Lane may not seem impressive compared to all the superheroes appearing in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, but don’t just dismiss her. The intrepid reporter will have an especially important role to play in the film.
The movie-accurate Mark XLIII Collectible Figure is highly detailed and specially crafted based on the image of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark/Mark XLIII in Avengers: Age of Ultron, featuring a newly painted Tony Stark helmeted head sculpt, metallic red, gold and silver armor with weathered effects, LED light-up functions, and a specially designed diorama base.
We’ve compiled a handy guide of 2015 premiere and return dates. The schedule is a work in progress, and dates are subject to change as we head into midseason season. In the meantime, if there's a new or returning show you don't see on here, feel free to leave a comment and we'll see if we can dig up the date for you.
While an X-Men/Fantastic Four crossover movie may seem inevitable, the folks at 20th Century Fox have remained coy about the idea, never actually confirming that a meeting of their two biggest superhero franchises is in the works. So leave it to the Sony Pictures hack to shed some light on what's really going on behind the scenes.
An email from within Sony Pictures Entertainment suggests that Warner Bros. and DC have recruited indie director Jeff Nichols to direct Aquaman.
The Sony Pictures hack has already revealed that the top five contenders for the female leads in Paul Feig's Ghostbusters reboot are Emma Stone, Melissa McCarthy, Amy Schumer, Lizzy Caplan and Jennifer Lawrence - but now new details are surfacing about the availabilities for male actors in the project.
The color scheme, while incorporating a darker grey that doesn’t contrast quite as well with the black detailing is most closely related to Frank Miller’s batsuit in The Dark Knight Returns comic book series.