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 […]


SDCC2014: Wonder Woman Comes Out Of Hiding

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
An image of Wonder Woman – or rather, Gal Gadot as the newly re-imagined version of Wonder Woman replacing Lynda Carter – was unveiled at the 2014 Comic Con. The new Gadotified Wonder Woman will be making her initial appearance in the upcoming “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” on May 6, 2016. Source: Box […]

SDCC2014: The Last Of Us May Have Snagged Maisie Williams

by Daniel Clarkon July 27, 2014
Maisie Williams [“Game of Thrones”] may play the role of Ellie for the upcoming feature film adaptation of the Sony PlayStation video game “The Last of Us” which depicts characters Joel and the teenaged Ellie as they navigate their way through a post-apocalyptic Earth landscape after a disease has nearly wiped out mankind. The role […]


SDCC2014: Captain America Directors Take On Agent Carter

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
“Captain America: The Winter Soldiers” directors Anthony and Joe Russo will take some time off their busy schedules to direct a pair of episodes – specifically episode two and episode three – of the new Marvel spinoff series “Agent Carter” starring Hayley Atwell and Dominic Cooper. “Agent Carter” is currently scheduled to air on ABC […]

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, […]

SDCC2014: iZombie Screening Cancelled Due To Cast Changes

by Alex Beanon July 24, 2014
The 2014 Comic Con is not even 24 hours old and already there have been a pair of cancellations – first the Goonies reunion panel and now a screening of the pilot for the upcoming CW series “iZombie” about a coroner’s office assistant/zombie [Rose McIvor] who eats the brains of the corpses coming into the […]


Christian Group Has A Problem With Adult Swim’s Black Jesus

by Alex Beanon July 24, 2014
As was probably to be expected, a Christian group has emerged to demand that Cartoon Network’s late-night Adult Swim division cancel their planned “Black Jesus” live-action show before it has even aired its first episode. Adult Swim has been airing promotional segments for the show created by Aaron McGruder [“The Boondocks”] and the American Family […]

SDCC2014: Goonies Never Say Die Panel Cancelled

by Alex Beanon July 23, 2014
The planned reunion panel at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego for cast members of “The Goonies” was cancelled due to schedule conflicts. The “Goonies Never Say Die” panel had been scheduled for Thursday, July 24, with Clare Kramer [“Buffy, The Vampire Slayer”] set to moderate. Two “Goonies” cast members, however, will still be […]