• Weekend Box Office (05/27-05/29): No Doomsday For ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’; ‘Looking Glass’ Cracks

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Memorial Day weekend is notoriously rough on the box office, as most folks have other activities to distract them.  Even so, 20th Century Fox’s ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ won the weekend with an estimated $80 million, below optimistic estimates that suggested it might open to the tune of $100M.   This tally fell below the opening numbers of […]

  • Noah Hawley Shares What FX’s ‘Legion’ Will Be Like If It Gets Picked Up

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    While Noah Hawley is set to be the executive producer of FX’s ‘Legion,’ we haven’t known much about what to expect from the series, until now. Unlike what Marvel tried to do with ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ and their Cinematic Universe, ‘Legion’ is set to be a stand-alone series that doesn’t directly tie into the X-Men […]

  • ‘Halloween’ May Have Found A Director In Mike Flanagan

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    The news that John Carpenter is returning to the ‘Halloween‘ franchise as an Executive Producer hasn’t even cooled as we’ve learned that Mike Flanagan (‘Oculus‘,’Hush’) is in talks to direct the next iteration of Michael Myers. While Flanagan isn’t the first director I would have picked to tackle Myers’ return, I do think he could […]

  • Comic Book Quick-Hit Reviews: Week of May 25, 2016

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hidey-ho, neighborinos! Welcome to Comic Book Quick Hit!  Every week I’ll be writing a “Quick Hit” review piece to give some brief highlights to a handful of great comic books that have come out in the last week or two, so you can swing by your local shop and snag an issue or two while […]

  • Steven Moffat Spills Some Details About ‘Doctor Who”s New Companion Bill

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    A month ago, we learned that following the, um, departure of Clara Oswald in Season Nine of ‘Doctor Who’ that Season Ten would see the introduction of a new companion named Bill played by Pearl Mackie. Bill was introduced via a two-minute video clip.  If you missed it the first time we presented it, you […]

  • First Look At Archie, Jughead, Betty, & Veronica In The CW’s ‘Riverdale’

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    When word first got out that Greg Berlanti and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa were developing a TV series based on the characters of Archie Comics, a lot of people were slightly confused by the idea of bringing the poster child for a clean cut, All-American era that is long gone. Then, once it was revealed that it […]

  • Here’s How Chris Evans Feels About The Recent Captain America Comic Book Development

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you missed the recent big Marvel news in comic book form, let us catch you up: in the new issue of ‘Captain America: Steve Rogers #1,’ Cap himself stuns readers when he utters the two words that, since the recent happenings of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, have become universally known as standard bad-guy code: “Hail Hydra!” […]

  • RUMOR ALERT: The Animated ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Will Not Star Peter Parker

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    A little over a year ago, we learned the ‘The LEGO Movie’ directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord were going to take on an animated theatrical ‘Spider-Man’ movie.  Since then, a release date has been set: December 21, 2018.  Now we MAY have learned a very big fact about the movie. Last month, Lord expressed: […]

  • New Posters And Stills For ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    The most iconic scenes from the original ‘Independence Day’ were how many of the world’s most iconic landmarks were destroyed and posters for ‘Independence Day: Resurgence‘ are promising more destruction on the same scale! We’ve got plenty of new posters and HD stills from the upcoming sequel to share with you today and if nothing […]

  • Geoff Johns Praises Ben Affleck’s Work On Solo Batman Film

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    After the train wreck that was ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. have done a number of things to shake up their film division. In addition to moving around some producers, reports indicate that Zack Snyder would have no input on the Dark Knight’s upcoming film from Ben Affleck. But […]

  • Disney Considers ‘The Little Mermaid’ For Next Live-Action Project

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier this month, Walt Disney Pictures revealed a number of dates set aside for their upcoming live-action projects. Though they didn’t reveal which movie would fill which date, the studio did tease some possibilities such as Ava DuVernay’s ‘A Wrinkle In Time’, ‘Jungle Cruise’ starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, and the ‘Mary Poppins’ sequel with […]

  • The Pilot Episode Of ‘Preacher’ Is Now Online With Directors’ Commentary

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you haven’t been able to get enough of the first episode of ‘Preacher‘ then you’ll be happy to know that a new version of the pilot has been put online with directors’ commentary included! This is probably something we’ll be seeing more of when the eventual Blu-Ray edition is released so think of it […]

  • HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Will Debut This Fall!

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    With all the production delays, it was unclear when ‘Westworld‘ was going to premiere on HBO but now we’ve learned that the studio is set to bring the series to the small screen this Fall! For those who have been as eager as I have to check out the series, this is great news instead […]

  • Did ‘The Walking Dead’ Creator Robert Kirkman Reveal Who Negan Killed in The Season Six Finale?

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 01:30 pm GMT -4
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    Fan bases are well-known to be a rabid bunch – devoted when they are into what creators are doing and vicious and opinionated when they are not enjoying what they are seeing.  Certainly, the TV show ‘The Walking Dead’ is no exception, having gained a very loyal – and vocal – following over the six […]

  • Potential ‘Black Panther’ Casting Call Reveals Possible Characters

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    There were so many things to love about ‘Captain America: Civil War’, but one thing that everyone raves about is Chadwick Boseman’s portrayal of the Black Panther. The actor proved that he was the right man for the part and he got people excited for Ryan Coogler’s upcoming Phase Three film. But aside from T’Challa, […]