SDCC2014: Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 Has A Release Date

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
With “Guardians of the Galaxy” having yet to actually appear in theaters, Disney/Marvel has gone ahead and announced that it doesn’t matter how the quirky superhero team does at the box office – they are intent on making a sequel – and announced as much at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego this weekend. […]

SDCC2014: Ant-Man Roles Revealed

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
Disney/Marvel revealed some roles for “Ant-Man”, which has recently been plagued with the defections of its director [Edgar Wright] as well as three cast members. Unveiled at the 2014 Comic Con were the role of Hope Pym – the daughter of Ant-Man himself, scientist Hank Pym – to be played by Evangeline Lilly and Darren […]


SDCC2014: King Kong Going Back To Skull Island

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
In other monster movie news, King Kong has been on holiday for the last nine years but now it has been revealed that the big gorilla will be returning to his home of Skull Island, presumably to do battle with other ungrateful monsters that have taken up residence during his absence. “Skull Island: Blood of […]

SDCC2014: Godzilla 2 And Pals Coming to Stomp On More Cities

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
Godzilla, the gigantic dino-lizard with the fiery breath, is coming back for seconds after the successful reboot of the monster franchise this year. Director Gareth Edwards will return to the directing seat but not until after he has completed his directing turn on a Star Wars spinoff film planned for 2016. The reboot sequel will […]


SDCC2014: Mad Max Fury Road Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
The trailer for “Mad Max: Fury Road” [release date: May 15, 2015] – the newest installment in the “Mad Max” franchise starring Tom Hardy as Max – was unveiled at 2014 Comic Con and while it lacks a Humungus, it still has plenty of the post-apocalyptic vehicles we’ve all come to know and love from […]


More Ants Jump Off Sinking Ant-Man Ship

by Alex Beanon July 25, 2014
First director Edgar Wright washed his hands of Disney/Marvel’s “Ant-Man” feature film project when he had the customary creative differences with Marvel honcho Kevin Feige and now there is more fallout as actors Patrick Wilson, Matt Gerald and Kevin Weisman have all disembarked from the “Ant-Man” movie. Marvel’s official explanation is that Gerald’s and Weisman’s […]

Joaquin Phoenix Might Be Doctor Strange

by Alex Beanon July 25, 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch had been rumored to play the lead role in the upcoming Disney/Marvel movie “Doctor Strange” but it now appears that Joaquin Phoenix is the leading candidate for the role of Stephen Strange, a neurosurgeon who helps protect the Earth from otherworldly threats. “Doctor Strange” is currently scheduled to be released on July 8, […]


Disney’s “Big Hero 6” Set to Premiere at Tokyo Film Festival on October 23, 2014

by Ed Liuon July 24, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter relays that Disney’s Big Hero 6 will open the Tokyo Film Festival on October 23, 2014. The movie, based on Marvel Comics superhero characters, focuses on robotics genius Hiro Hamada and his robot Baymax as they form the superhero team of the title to battle against a mysterious masked villain named Yokai. […]

Sinister Six, Spidey And Uncharted Get Release Dates

by Alex Beanon July 23, 2014
Welcome to Release Date Frenzy Wednesday as Columbia Pictures/Sony became the latest movie studio to hand out release dates for their upcoming superhero, comic book and video game-themed flicks. First up in 2016 is “Uncharted” – the film adaptation of the Sony PlayStation video game of the same name which follows adventurer Nathan Drake – […]