Posts Tagged ‘Marvel’

SDCC2014: New Guardians Of The Galaxy Animated Series On The Horizon

by Alex Beanon July 27, 2014
With 2014 Comic Con nearly over and the “Guardians of the Galaxy” movie just around the corner, Marvel took this opportune time to announce that an animated version of “Guardians of the Galaxy” is in the works and will be appearing on the Disney XD channel in the near future – although no firm date […]

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. […]


SDCC2014: Marvel Unveils Avengers: Age Of Ultron Concept Art

by Alex Beanon July 24, 2014
Marvel has been busy in the last seven days – revealing release dates for six different films and now revealing concept art at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego for another one, specifically, “Avengers: Age of Ultron”. The two posters depict Iron Man [who will be played by Robert Downey, Jr. in the film] […]

Marvel Adds Another Movie For 2018

by Alex Beanon July 24, 2014
As if adding five untitled movie release dates earlier this week were not enough for Disney/Marvel, the studio went ahead and added another for 2018. When Sony Pictures vacated the May 2018 time frame for the release of the fourth installment in the rebooted Spider-Man film franchise, Disney/Marvel snapped it up by slotting another of […]


The Drive For Five – Marvel Issues Release Dates For Five Films

by Alex Beanon July 19, 2014
Marvel Studios plans on having a busy next five years as they announced release dates for five upcoming movies that will span 2017, 2018 and 2019. The five as-yet-unnamed movies are all believed to be superhero-themed flicks. One or more of the quintet are expected to be sequels while another one [or more] may be […]

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 […]


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 […]