Check out the first image from The CW drama pilot BLACK LIGHTNING, from Warner Bros. Television and based on DC characters. BLACK LIGHTNING stars Cress Williams (Hart of Dixie) as Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning. The costume for Black Lightning was designed by Laura Jean Shannon, whose many film and television credits include the upcoming Jumanji sequel, […]
Oscar-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin told ComicBook.com at CinemaCon this week that he has upcoming meetings with both DC Comics and Marvel.
With movies like Deadpool and Logan breaking R-rated movie box office records in the last year, the mature superhero movie is more popular than ever. So does Warner Bros. want to get in on the action with some of its characters in their new DC Films universe? “One hundred percent yes. With the right character(s),” […]
“How have I missed these guys who are making really cool superheroes who don’t take themselves too seriously,” Lilly said of Marvel, before calling out an example of the opposite: “DC films.”
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 89th Oscars this morning. Superhero movies didn’t do much better than they’ve done in previous years, picking up two nominations. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story picked up its own pair of nominations. Doctor Strange was the first superhero film to have its […]
Mark Hamill, voice of The Joker for the last two decades, caught wind of this… and apparently he agrees! The actor just posted an audio recording of himself reading Trump’s “Happy New Year” tweet: The Trumpster quote #1#ANewJeersToast https://t.co/qZQEGU18r6 — Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) January 8, 2017
In a series of tweets, Johns teased that a new DC Comics TV show will be announced this year, plus he announced that he’ll be writing comics again. Johns also took time to hype up the DC Extended Universe. Check out all of his comments in the tweets below.
Henry Cavill is obviously Superman, and back in 2014 it was announced that The Rock would play Black Adam in a Shazam movie. “We’re excited for what the future brings…” Cavill and The Rock teased on social media today with the hashtag “#DCWorldsWillCollide”.
“I didn’t know much about the Green Lantern going in, and I didn’t know what it would be like to do something on that scale and be part of something on that gigantic superhero juggernaut machine that Warner Bros. had over there,” says Reynolds. “In the end, the movie didn’t really work or didn’t meet […]
Tsujihara also underscored Warner Bros.’ stepped-up direct-to-consumer efforts, mentioning its recent acquisition of gaming-focused Machinima. He said the studio’s been working on that line of business, hinting at a potential dedicated DC Comics product to capitalize on its “rabid” fan base.
What does Marvel know that Warner Bros. doesn’t? I recently explained why I thought Marvel was having such success creating “Superman” movies using Captain America, and there was some good discussion in the comments about how each series treated its lead characters. One comment stood out, and I thought it was worth sharing formally. Ryan […]
A new video has surfaced of Justice League and The Flash star Ezra Miller at an event surrounded by fans. It looks like it’s in the UK for his new movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. A fan presented Miller with a Marvel comic to sign, and he flat out refused! SOURCE: Batman […]
After years of frustration, petitions, and indomitable hope, Young Justice fans have reason to rejoice: the show is finally returning for a third season.
After a few days of rumors and speculation, it’s happening: AT&T has reached a deal to acquire Time Warner for over $80 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal. An official announcement from AT&T and Time Warner is expected to come later tonight.
Obviously superhero culture has only grown since then. What are your opinions on the movies that have come out this year? Marvel seems to be killing DC. I did not see Suicide Squad. I saw Batman vs. Superman. Everybody’s got their own method. I think Marvel has been more successful systematically. DC has been more […]
Warner Bros. and IMAX announced today that they are extending their partnership, with at least 12 new movies confirmed for a release in the large format. We already heard that Justice League and Wonder Woman were being released in IMAX, and the press release today teases “additional DC titles” as well. The LEGO Batman Movie […]