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Daredevil’s Karen Page Is Deborah Ann Woll

by Alex Beanon July 17, 2014
Deborah Ann Woll [“True Blood”] has been named to play the role of Karen Page in ABC’s “Daredevil” based on the Marvel comic of a blind lawyer crimefighter with his other senses enhanced to superhero-like levels. Woll’s role is that of the love interest to Daredevil/Matt Murdock, played by Charlie Cox. The 13-episode “Daredevil” series […]
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Props To 2014 Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 17, 2014
How would you like to lay your hands on one of Willy Wonka’s Golden Tickets or both of C-3PO’s hands from “Star Wars”? Well, you can’t….at least not right away or unless you are the highest bidder. The Prop Store will be holding an auction of movie props this autumn and although the auction is […]

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Microsoft Axes Xbox Entertainment Studios

by Alex Beanon July 17, 2014
Last year, after veering away from their core gaming audience with the introduction of a next-generation console [Xbox One] that focused on entertainment rather than gaming, Microsoft finally threw in the towel on the entertainment portion of that equation by announcing today that they would be shuttering their Xbox Entertainment division as part of their […]
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Archer And Armstrong Go From Comic To Big Screen

by Alex Beanon July 17, 2014
Archer – no, not that Archer – and Armstrong, a pair of comic book superhero buddies from the Valiant Comics stable, will be moving out of their comic book digs and onto the big screen with a movie based on their exploits. The movie version – fully funded by Valiant Entertainment – will follow Obadiah […]

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The New Jungle Book Finds Its New Mowgli

by Alex Beanon July 16, 2014
The rebooted live-action/CG hybrid version of “The Jungle Book” being directed by Jon Favreau has cast screen virgin Neel Seethi as Mowgli the Man Cub – the 10-year-old’s first acting gig. Seethi’s role as Mowgli will be the only live-action character while the remainder of the cast will be CG with Scarlett Johansson [Kaa], Idris […]
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Another New Guardians Of The Galaxy Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 16, 2014
Marvel offered up a double shot of “Guardians of the Galaxy” trailers this week, this one providing a snippet of the back story behind Star-Lord [Chris Pratt] and some of his motivation behind his desire to save the galaxy along with another song off the soundtrack [“Cherry Bomb” by The Runaways]. “Guardians of the Galaxy” […]

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New Guardians Of The Galaxy Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 16, 2014
A new trailer for “Guardians of the Galaxy” [release date: August 1, 2014] details how Ronan the Accuser [Lee Pace] has decimated the families of both Gamora [Zoe Saldana] and Drax the Destroyer [David Bautista], thus motivating them to seek revenge against him while Star-Lord [Chris Pratt] merely has the hots for Gamora…
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Marvel Unveils New Fem-Thor

by Alex Beanon July 15, 2014
Marvel is all about the ladies – or at least they very much want the dollars of that long-neglected demographic in the blockbuster superhero movie department – and so, without further ado, they have unveiled their newest female superheroine – a female version of Thor yet still referred to as Thor rather than She-Thor or […]

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Rio 2 Flies Out On Blu-ray and DVD Today

by Alex Beanon July 15, 2014
Without a catchy Pharrell Williams tune and coming a little too late to take advantage of any possible World Cup bump, the Brazilian-flavored “Rio 2”, the sequel to the wildly popular “Rio”, is out on Blu-ray and DVD, finding Blu traveling to the Amazonian rain forests to search for macaws. DVD extras include three featurettes […]
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Black Dynamite: Season One Explodes On Blu-ray and DVD Today

by Alex Beanon July 15, 2014
Adult Swim’s “Black Dynamite” animated series premiered three years ago but the first season is just now making it onto Blu-ray and DVD. Depending on your perspective on the series, the wait may or may not have been worth it, but it’s out now and some of the extra goodies include the original pilot episode […]