Is Joaquin Pheonix Strange? (Doctor Strange That Is)

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  Marvel/Disney is reportedly close to signing actor, and known oddball, Joaquin Phoenix to play the Sorcerer Supreme, Dr. Strange. It’s been reported for some time that the House the Mouse built wants the actor for the part. The mercurial actor had been spotted picking up some Dr. Strange comics, supposedly in preparation for the role. Collider is reporting that final talks between Phoenix and Marvel are taking place, and all that is left is … Continue reading

Prepare to see your Doom (Dr. Doom that is)

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  Two images have hit the webs that have supposedly come out of the usually secretive Fantastic Four shoot.  The two images are of actors working in a green screen room, filming a fight scene.  Hooked up flying rigs, and in special wardrobe for adding CGI effects in post production.  If rumors are to be believed, this is Doctor Doom. That sound you just heard were a million fanboys crying out…   The above image … Continue reading

Are Call of Duty and Skylanders Coming to a Theatre Near You?

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  Activision-Blizzard has its most well-known property, World of Warcraft, already being developed by Universal Studios and it will arrive in theatres in early 2016. However, the video game developer has been hesitant to sell the rights to franchises Call of Duty and Skylanders.  Rather, they may want to keep creative control of the rest of their intellectual properties; and you could hardly blame them.  Call of Duty is one of the most successful franchises … Continue reading

Even Honest Trailers Has to Admit Captain America: The Winter Solider Rocks

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  If you are anything like me, you know that even your favorite sci-fi and superhero movies often have flaws, both in concept and in execution, but we tend to ignore them in most cases. but the good folks over at Screen Junkies make it point to remind us, wit their “Honest Trailers” series. Now, with the DVD/Blu-Ray/Digital Download for Captain America: The Winter Solider available, they turn their attention to the Star-Spangled Avenger’s sequel, … Continue reading

Twelve’s Night – Doctor Who: Deep Breath

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  Over the last 3 weeks, Peter Capaldi, the actor playing the Twelfth Doctor met the world.  Now the world has met Peter Capaldi’s Doctor. Before tonight, maybe 10,000 lucky people in the world had gotten to see the Series 8 première in its final form during the Doctor Who World Tour. (Plus bunch more folks who downloaded an unfinished black and white version sent out to for translation purposes internationally).  But now, its aired … Continue reading