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“Inside Out” Claims Best Animated Feature Oscar; “Bear Story” Wins Best Animated Short

by Ed Liuon February 29, 2016
The winners for the 88th Annual Academy Awards have been named for all categories with an animated production in contention, with Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out winning the Best Animated Feature Oscar and “Bear Story” winning the Best Animated Short Oscar. Inside Out lost the Best Original Screenplay Oscar to Spotlight. A full list of winners can […]
This comic image released by Archie Comics shows Veronica, left, Archie, center, and Betty, characters from the Archie's comic book series. Archie Comics announced Thursday that Warner Bros. will produce a live-action film based on the comic's characters, including Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead. It will be the first feature film for the 72-year-old comic. (AP Photo/Archie Comics)

Archie Finally Nails Veronica In Riverdale

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2016
Well, it’s not like that. It’s not like that at all! The CW’s upcoming pilot episode of “Riverdale” – based on the Archie comic books of yore – had cast all the major characters except for Veronica. That omission has now been rectified with the casting of Camila Mendes as the other half of the […]

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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 […]
This comic image released by Archie Comics shows Veronica, left, Archie, center, and Betty, characters from the Archie's comic book series. Archie Comics announced Thursday that Warner Bros. will produce a live-action film based on the comic's characters, including Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead. It will be the first feature film for the 72-year-old comic. (AP Photo/Archie Comics)

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

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…
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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 […]