Comic Books

  • Disney Can’t “Let It Go” As ‘Frozen’ Snuck Its Way Into ‘Big Hero Six’

    Posted Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6‘ was the big hit of the fall and marked the first time the animation studio dipped into the Marvel pool.  But there were definitely some Disney homages mixed into the film, namely elements from “Frozen” the highest grossing animated movie of all time. ‘Big Hero Six’ is due out on DVD/BluRay on […]

  • Syfy Unveils The First Nine Minutes Of ’12 Monkeys’

    Posted Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    The first trailer for Syfy’s ‘12 Monkeys‘ made a lot of people either love or hate the Syfy adaptation of the series even before it premiered. Now we’ve got the first nine minutes of the premiere episode to really whet your appetite. The source material from Terry Gilliam’s 1995 classic will be used, but it […]

  • Executive Producer Marc Guggenheim Comments on Batman Appearing On ‘Arrow’

    Posted Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    Could Bruce Wayne be headed to Starling City?  DC Comics properties are scattered all over the television landscape these days, with ‘Arrow‘ and ‘The Flash‘ on The CW, ‘Gotham‘ on Fox and ‘Constantine‘ on NBC and ‘Supergirl‘ headed to CBS in the fall.  But does that mean there’s no chance of crossovers?  There’s already talk […]

  • ‘Ant-Man’ Trailer Debuts During Marvel’s ‘Agent Carter’

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 10:15 pm GMT -4

    It’s finally here! The miniscule superhero of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has finally debuted in a gigantic way with this trailer for the film ‘Ant-Man.’ Last week Marvel decided to torment tease fans with an ant-sized version of a teaser for the trailer so with great relief, they decided to pass on that humor and […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Bring It On 2015!

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    Hello again and welcome to 2015! We’re hoping some of you are back to follow us after a very successful run in 2014 for a whole ‘nother year of awesome Toy News Tuesdays! Just on the off chance you’re new around these parts, Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on […]

  • Rick Remender And Tom Brevoort Talk In Depth About The Future Of ‘Uncanny Avengers’

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4

    While I wasn’t impressed with his recent ‘AXIS‘ story arc at all, I’ve always been a huge fan of Rick Remender and look forward to what he’s got up his sleeve for the upcoming changes to the ‘Uncanny Avengers.’ With the Unity Squad in tatters, Remender has to have a compelling story to bring a […]

  • The Menacing Phantom: Scarlett Johansson to Star in ‘Ghost in the Shell’

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 02:11 pm GMT -4

    After months of rumors, it has finally been confirmed that Dreamworks and director Rupert Sanders (‘Snow White and the Huntsman‘) has officially offered the role of Major Motoko Kusanagi (though potentially the name of the main character might be changed for the film) to Scarlett Johansson (with a $10 million price tag) in the upcoming […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – January 7th

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 1/7/2014. 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. Josie Schuller is a picture-perfect homemaker, wife, and mother-but […]

  • Not So Sticky Situation After All: ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 3′ Apparently in Production

    Posted Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4

    Web-heads everywhere rejoice! And be…. wait what? According to a recent casting call from Bill Beckman Casting, they are  looking for male and female extras of all ages and ethnicities, ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 3′ is happening, Sony is still the company producing it, it is starring Andrew Garfield and Dale DeHaan, and has the following description […]

  • ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past – Rogue Cut’ Will Be A Distinct Film Unto Itself?

    Posted Monday, January 5th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    It is well known that Anna Paquin filmed a sequence for ‘Days of Future Past’, reprising her role as Rogue in the ‘X-Men’ film franchise, but that the scene was cut because it didn’t tie in well enough with the rest of the movie.  Fans may have been upset that her scene wasn’t included in […]

  • Quivering in Anticipation: ‘Arrow’ Mid-Season Premiere Synopsis Released

    Posted Monday, January 5th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4

    For everyone who’s been experiencing ‘Arrow‘ withdrawals, never fear! The show’s mid-season premiere is only a few weeks away, and the showrunners have kindly given us the synopsis for the premiere so we have something to mull over until we see the return of the Quiver Crew to our screens. It seems as though the […]

  • Marvel Releases 3 New Clips in Anticipation of ‘Agent Carter’ Premiere

    Posted Monday, January 5th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    In the final days leading up to the premeire of Marvel’s ‘Agent Carter,’ the show has been kind enough to start leaking footage and clips from the 2-hour premiere slated to air tomorrow, Tuesday, January 6th. In the first clip, Peggy must use her own ingenuity to get intel from within the SSR that will […]

  • Sam Raimi Admits To The ‘Awful’ Mistakes He Made On ‘Spider-Man 3′

    Posted Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4

    2002′s ‘Spider-Man’ the first live-action, theatrical presentation of Marvel’s most famous hero was met by overwhelmingly positive reactions from fans of the comic as well as newcomers.  The film was directed by Sam Raimi and starred Toby Maguire in the  title role, as Peter Parker, a nerdy high school student turned city savior.  Believe it […]

  • Marvel Really Wants Emily Blunt For One Of Its Films, But Is Captain Marvel One Of Them?

    Posted Friday, January 2nd, 2015 04:30 pm GMT -4

    The Marvel Cinematic Universe could have been a very different place… twice.  And the career of actress Emily Blunt could likewise have taken a major spin in a different direction. While promoting her new Disney movie ‘Into The Woods’, Blunt briefly discussed Marvel’s courtship with her that has been going on for years.  First, the […]

  • Toy Review: ‘ALIENS’ Single-Pack Minimates

    Posted Friday, January 2nd, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    In 1979 audiences everywhere learned that “In Space, No One Can Hear You Scream” with the release of the iconic sci-fi horror classic, ‘ALIEN.’ A few years later in 1985, up and coming director James Cameron took us back to that universe with an all new action-packed twist on the series with ‘ALIENS’; a film […]