A New Trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron Drops

May is getting closer and closer, so you can count on Marvel upping the ante with new Avengers: Age of Ultron info hitting the web. Today the dropped a new (third!) trailer for the film, one that reveals a little bit more about where Ultron (James Spader) comes from, and what side Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen) and Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson_ will be on, at least when we first meet them. I could tell you all about it, but I am sure you’d much rather just watch it. So I’ll shut up now.  (Just a tip, make sure to stay all … Continue reading

Spider-Man Comes Home to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Marvel and Disney bring one of their prodigal characters back into the fold. Even if they have to share him with Sony Pictures, they have to happy that Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The wall-crawling hero next appearance on the silver screen will be in one of the upcoming Marvel films (want to bet it’s Captain America Civil War?  though he could cameo in Dr. Strange, since he’s New York based). This deal between the studios will also allow Marvel characters to also appear in Spider-Man movies produced by Sony, perhaps as early as 2017 when the next Spider-Man … Continue reading

Will Benedict Cumberbatch be Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme?

  Deadline has reported that Marvel wants Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch for the role the Sorcerer Supreme, Doctor Strange in their cinematic universe. That doesn’t mean that the Star Trek Into Darkness actor will be playing the part, though.  The Hollywood news site’s sources only said that Marvel wants him, and that negotiations will begin between the studio and the actor soon.   While Cumberbatch would be a fine choice to play the one time surgeon turned magical super-hero, the question of his availability comes to mind.  The actor already has three films, The Yellow Bird, Jungle Book: Origins and Flying Horse, scheduled … Continue reading

Movie Review: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Opened August 1, 2014 Rated PG-13 Starring: Chris Pratt Zoe Saldana Dave Bautista Vin Diesel Bradley Cooper Lee Pace Karen Gillan Josh Brolin Glenn Close John C. Reilly Written by James Gunn & Nicole Perlman Directed by James Gunn Our Score – 9 of 10   The Marvel movies all have a element of whimsy to them (something sorely lacking in their Distinguish Competitions films of late.)  But after Thor’s dark world and the latest Captain America,  things there haven’t all been that fun. That’s why we should all be happy the Guardians of the … Continue reading

SDCC14 – SDCC Gets Its Own Ant-Man Movie Teaser Poster

Ah, to be in San Diego, now that Comic Con has come. Actually, I couldn’t make it there either, but I have my spies out there (and a Google alert) telling me when ever anything exciting happens.  And it may be only Wednesday, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have fun things to show you. Like this, It’s an exclusive Comic Con poster, featuring some pretty cool pre-production art for the next big thing to come from Marvel Studios.  And by big, we mean small.   Small as an ant,  an Ant-Man.   The film won’t be out until next year, … Continue reading