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Marvel’s Iron Fist Has Been Cast, And Not Everyone Is Happy

by Peter Paltridgeon February 26, 2016
To refresh your memory, Marvel and Netflix entered a deal to produce four different superhero shows targeted at adults: Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist (and then a fifth series, The Defenders, where all four team up). Today the last major hole in the cast list was filled when Marvel revealed who is […]

Meet The New Archie Of Riverdale – KJ Apa

by Alex Beanon February 25, 2016
The cast for the upcoming pilot episode of “Riverdale” – the CW rebooted update of the classic “Archie” comic book series – has begun to take shape with New Zealand soap opera star KJ Apa cast as Archie. Apa’s experience consists almost entirely of his appearance the last two years in NZ soaper “Shortland Street”. […]

Part Two Of Daredevil Season Two Trailer Drops Like A Big 16-Ton Weight

by Alex Beanon February 25, 2016
Season Two of the Netflix superhero series “Daredevil” begins on March 18, 2016 – but part two of the season trailer has already dropped…

PR: MCM Acquires Top UK YouTube Festival Summer in the City

by Grant Whiteon February 24, 2016
MCM is pleased to announce that it has acquired top UK YouTube festival Summer in the City. Founded in 2009, the Excel London show is a popular annual celebration of online video and the community that surrounds it, attracting content creators, their viewers and the wider entertainment industry. Featuring panels, live performances and special guest […]

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This Month’s Pacific Rim 2 Status: It’s On Again

by Peter Paltridgeon February 24, 2016
Every few weeks the fate of Legendary’s Pacific Rim 2 alternates between greenlit and cancelled. Last month it was taken off the studio’s release schedule. Today, guess what? It’s back on again. Deadline broke the news. The latest news is that the movie has found a new director: Steven DeKnight. What’s this guy done? He […]
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The Justice League Movie Begins Shooting April 11

by Peter Paltridgeon February 22, 2016
After years of sleeping on their iconic stable of superheroes while rivals Marvel/Disney slowly built a juggernaut empire under their noses, Warner Bros/DC has finally realized they let a ton of money slip by, and they want a vast entire DC Cinematic Universe NOW NOW RIGHT NAAA-OW. That’s why the Justice League will be open […]

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The Next Ghostbusters Villain Is New, But You’ve Seen Him Before

by Peter Paltridgeon February 17, 2016
When the new, improved(?) all-female Ghostbusters hit the streets of New York later this year, Gozer won’t be back. Instead the gang of four will be facing off against a new Big Bad, named Rowan. Except….he’s not exactly new. He’s unmistakably the ghost from the famous logo, albeit with a new bow tie. Rowan was […]
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Did You Notice The Deadpool Movie Snuck A Marvel Studios Character In?

by Peter Paltridgeon February 17, 2016
Deadpool is so irreverent, he even laughs at the copyright laws of his overlords. During one of the new movie’s fight scenes, Wade suddenly recognizes one of the henchmen fighting him, and calls him “Bob.” Educated Marvel fans caught the name’s significance immediately: Bob, agent of HYDRA! The evil organization is, of course, solidly owned […]

Get Down! Hell’s Kitchen Is About To Explode In Daredevil Trailer

by Alex Beanon February 15, 2016
When it comes to fighting crime, it is setting up as a battle of style between Daredevil and The Punisher as depicted in the Season Two trailer for “Daredevil” on Netflix [premiere date: March 18, 2016] – with a little Elektra action thrown in for good measure… 1 comment
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Deadpool: The Only Review That Matters

by Peter Paltridgeon February 11, 2016
Three days ago we posted Deadpool reviews from Variety, the AV Club and the Hollywood Reporter. A lot of journalists have weighed in on the upcoming feature film starring the Merc with a Mouth, but the truth is, there’s only one opinion that REALLY matters, and now that we have it, there can be no […]