Comic Books

  • ‘Doctor Strange’ Writer Says The Teaser Is Only “A Small Taste Of How Crazy This Movie Gets”

    Posted Thursday, April 21st, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    While Marvel definitely has its winning formula down pretty well for the “average” superhero film, it is the general consensus of most fans that where the Cinematic Universe really shines are the quirkier, riskier stories that involve the lesser-known characters – movies like ‘Ant-Man‘ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy.’  With ‘Doctor Strange’ poised to hit […]

  • Original ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Publisher Defends Scarlett Johansson’s Casting

    Posted Thursday, April 21st, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Maybe Hollywood should just stop trying to adapt anime to live action?  The latest film to cause a firestorm of controversy is Paramount’s ‘Ghost In The Shell’ with Scarlett Johansson as the lead character, known in this version as simply “The Major” but originally named Motoko Kusanagi.  Critics have called this another case of Hollywood […]

  • Maisie Williams Has Not Been Cast In ‘New Mutants’ But Says “Sign Me Up!”

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier this month, word surfaced that ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Doctor Who’ star Maisie Williams had been cast in 20th Century Fox’s ‘New Mutants’ movie, a spinoff from the ‘X-Men’ franchise.  Director Josh Boone recently submitted a second draft of the script and it’s entirely possible that if production begins this year, the film could […]

  • Whatever Happened, Happened: ‘Arrow’ Producers Do Not Want To Lose Flashbacks In Season 5

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Fans of ‘Arrow‘ who, like me, think that the flashbacks are wasted time on the show and do very little to build up the main story or really contribute in a meaningful way to the narrative, are going to be disappointed to learn just how much the show’s creatives seem to enjoy those flashbacks. In […]

  • RUMOR MILL: Could ‘Wolverine 3′ Introduce A Certain Fan Favorite Character?

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    For the time being, Fox is focused on the release of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ in just a few short months, but looking toward the future, director James Mangold and star Hugh Jackman are set to return for a follow-up to ‘The Wolverine’, which is likely to be the final outing for Jackman in the title role […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Supermen, Terminators, And Witches

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 05:30 pm GMT -4
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    Hold your horses! Why are you in such a rush? OH, it’s because, it’s an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them […]

  • More Details On ‘Warcraft’ Prequel Comic, ‘Warcraft: Bonds of Brotherhood’

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘Warcraft‘ invading theaters in just a couple months we’ll be seeing a new influx of details and today we have both the cover of the upcoming prequel graphic novel as well as a bit more on what it is about. The early thoughts on the trailers are mixed running the gambit of amazing to […]

  • Losing Some Spice: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Will Not Include This ‘Iron Man’ Co-star

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    WARNING: Potential ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Spoilers Ahead! Well, it seems that the run of a certain romance in the MCU might just be at an end, though the dissolution of the relationship may or may not be a factor in how everything shakes out in ‘Captain America: Civil War.’ It turns out that despite […]

  • Hulking Romance: Now We Know What Marvel Had Joss Whedon Cut from ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

    Posted Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    As fans everywhere know by now, Joss Whedon‘s experience in the MCU was not all roses when it came to filming ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron.’ There were many factors of course, including increased studio pressure, a need to top the phenomenal ‘Avengers’ movie he released in 2012, and the sheer weight of a giant franchise […]

  • ‘Iron Fist’ Casts Villains (?) Joy And Ward Meachum But They Will Be Different From The Comics

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Iron Fist’, the fourth of the announced Netflix Marvel series is coming together as the show prepares to go into production to become available for streaming.  A date hasn’t been announced, but at this rate, it looks as if the show will go live next year, in order to pave the way for ‘The Defenders’ […]

  • VIDEO: New Behind-The-Scenes Footage Of ‘Wonder Woman’ During Filming

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    After being generally regarded as one of the highlights of ‘Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,’ Wonder Woman will next be making a big-screen appearance in her own solo movie, slated for release in 2017.  While some details about the plot of the film have been loosely revealed from previous interviews – including the fact […]

  • Dead Serious: ‘Deadpool’ Creatives Want A Cross-Over With Spider-Man

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Every since the deal went through between Marvel and Sony, fans have been filled with hope for a future where all of their favorite heroes will be allowed to play together up on the big screen, and I am not just talking about your average joe fans who go out to see the movies, I […]

  • Samuel L. Jackson On Which ‘Daredevil’ Character He’d Whack And When He’ll Be Back In Marvel’s Movies

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 01:59 pm GMT -4
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    You could say that Samuel L. Jackson‘s Nick Fury, former leader of S.H.I.E.L.D., was the one figure who opened up the Marvel Cinematic Universe.  Until his post-credits stinger in ‘Iron Man’, movie audiences thought they were simply watching another stand-alone superhero movie.  But it was his brief (less than a minute long) cameo in which […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – April 20th

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 4/20/2016. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. From New York Times best-selling MIND MGMT creator Matt […]

  • Nothing Would Make Dwayne Johnson Happier Than Kicking Superman’s A$$

    Posted Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Movie star Dwayne Johnson first gained fame as pro wrestler The Rock and it looks like that ol’ smack talk is still part of his persona.  Johnson is locked in to play supervillain Black Adam in Warner Brothers’ DC Expanded Universe flick ‘Shazam!’ due in 2019, but last fall, he tweeted a picture of himself wearing […]