Posts Tagged ‘Marvel’

Review: Disney Charms and Thrills With “Big Hero 6”

by Todd DuBoison November 7, 2014
Big Hero 6 might be the first time Walt Disney Animation Studios has handled a property from Marvel Comics, but there’s no question that the studio has taken the concept and made it its own, just as it has independently gone its own way when adapting the fairy tales and literature of yore. The movie’s […]


Marvel Dates New “Phase 3” Live Action Superhero Films

by Todd DuBoison October 28, 2014
At a special event at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles today, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has officially named and dated several new films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe for the years 2016 through 2019. These are summarized in chronological order below: May 6, 2016: Captain America: Civil War November 4, 2016: Doctor […]

Daredevil Adds Four To Cast

by Alex Beanon October 12, 2014
The newest Marvel comics-inspired superhero program “Daredevil”, has added four members to its cast – Ayelet Zurer [“Man of Steel”], Vondie Curtis-Hall [“Romeo & Juliet”], Bob Gunton [“The Shawshank Redemption”] and Toby Leonard Moore [“Underbelly”] – those four will play, respectively, Vanessa Marianna, Ben Urich, Leland “The Owl” Owlsley and Wesley in the series about […]


Jessie Meets Spidey For Halloween

by Alex Beanon September 30, 2014
The cast of the Disney Channel’s “Jessie” – Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Karan Brar, Cameron Boyce and Skai Jackson – will make an appearance in animated form on an upcoming special Halloween episode of “Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man Web Warriors” show titled “Halloween at the Museum”. In the episode, Jessie has a sword that Morgan Le […]


Marvel Gets SNL Trailer Treatment

by Alex Beanon September 28, 2014
Marvel has been mining comic book material for feature films and, as a result, printing money with each successful movie – which has made them fair game for the “Saturday Night Live” crew, who created a trailer for any number of upcoming Marvel movies…


Marvel and Jack Kirby Estate Settle Long-Running Legal Dispute

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2014
Variety reports that Marvel Entertainment and the estate of Jack Kirby have settled their long-running legal dispute over the rights to characters Kirby created or co-created in his long tenure working for Marvel Comics, including the X-Men, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, Thor, the Avengers, and Spider-Man. Kirby’s estate had filed a request to […]