Shown first at Comic-Con last week, the latest trailer for director Christopher Nolan’s upcoming INTERSTELLAR packs an emotional punch while continuing to offer a sense of wonder in its aesthetic. The pioneering spirit of earlier trailers is retained through stunning visuals while the film promises a very emotional story via the natural cost of deep space exploration. For Matthew McConaughey’s Cooper, saving his family and many more means saying goodbye. Continue reading
The GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY are the best at what they do and so are the immensely talented sculptors at Hot Toys. While the Guardians save the galaxy in Marvel’s latest cinematic adventure, Hot Toys is making premium 1/6 scale collectibles from the film. Chris Pratt’s Peter “Star-Lord” Quill is the latest example and this exquisite figure can now be pre-ordered so that you may pull a Taneleer Tivan and reserve a place for it in your collection. Check out the links below for ordering information, or just gaze upon the gallery.
The heroes have been hogging all the fun in the previous trailers for DISNEY INFINITY: MARVEL SUPER HEROES, but that ends now. A new gameplay trailer gives the villains their due. Loki, Ronan, and Green Goblin will all be powerful, playable characters this fall. I’ve also included the promotional video for the PlayStation Exclusive Collector’s Edition with additional information on that set afterward. Continue reading
Originally announced by Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada during his Cup o’ Joe panel at Comic-Con, we now have complete details on three brand new STAR WARS comic books Marvel will publish in 2015. New monthly titles STAR WARS and DARTH VADER will be joined by a PRINCESS LEIA mini-series on comic shop shelves in the first quarter of next year. Learn all about these new series and the creative teams behind them via the press release and artwork from Marvel below. Continue reading
Walt Disney Studios has just made two outstanding additions to an already impressive cast for director John Favreau’s THE JUNGLE BOOK. Christopher Walken will voice the ape and monkey monarch King Louie while Giancarlo Esposito provides vocals for wolf pack leader Akela. Check out the full press release below and look for THE JUNGLE BOOK in theaters on October 9, 2015. Continue reading
Another San Diego Comic Con is in the books and we close out a massive superhero movie news week with a discussion of the biggest Marvel and DC stories from the convention. We react to the very first footage from BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, ANT-MAN, and AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON. We also discuss big news items like the first image of Gal Gadot as WONDER WOMAN, Josh Brolin being confirmed as Thanos, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2 and more. Along the way, we also field your questions including the news that did not emerge from SDCC like Dwayne Johnson as SHAZAM and which actor will play DOCTOR STRANGE.
Like any true headliner, the Marvel Studios crew took their time getting to the stage last night for their annual, hotly-anticipated Hall H panel at San Diego Comic Con. It’s hard to blame them for running a little late when they were probably backstage enjoying all the “We Want Marvel” chants and cheers from the over 6,000 fans who’d camped out the night before and waited all day to see what the studio has in store for the future. That future, as it turns out, is very bright.
During its animation panel, Marvel Television announced a brand new, upcoming animated series, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. It’s been a great day for GUARDIANS with next Friday’s film getting a sequel in July 2017. GOTG will join Marvel’s Disney XD lineup, which also includes AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, HULK AND THE AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H., AND ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN: WEB WARRIORS. Clearly, Marvel has a lot of faith in GOTG’s potential to be its next major franchise across multiple platforms, as they should.
Earlier this evening, during Marvel Studios’ San Diego Comic Con panel inside the hallowed Hall H, director James Gunn and Chris Pratt (Star-Lord) announced a sequel to next week’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. Gunn will return to write and direct GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2 in time for its July 28, 2017 release. Continue reading
Warner Bros. wasted no time in opening Saturday’s Hall H session at San Diego Comic Con with a bang. Moderator Chris Hardwick introduced a sizzle reel of concept art from BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE before bringing out the director himself, Zack Snyder. To the crowd’s delight, Snyder brought a teaser with him! Continue reading