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Many Marvel Cinematic Universe alumni were nominated for Oscars today

Marvel Studios received one Oscar® nomination for its 2016 films, a Best Visual Effects nod for Doctor Strange. Stephane Ceretti (visual effects supervisor), Richard Bluff (visual effects supervisor: ILM), Vincent Cirelli (visual effects supervisor: Luma Pictures), and Paul Corbould (special effects supervisor) were all recognized for their work on Doctor Strange. They were not, however, the only Marvel […]

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Superheroes and ‘Star Wars’ receive 4 Oscar nominations

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 […]

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Disney becomes first ever studio to hit $7 billion at global box office

Disney has shattered industry records, setting a new benchmark for annual box office revenues to become the first studio to hit $7 billion globally. All it took was a “Star Wars” spinoff, a trio of animated smashes, and a pair of Marvel films. That list of blockbuster heavy hitters is a sign of just how […]

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Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’ and ‘Captain America: Civil War’ combine for 9 Critics’ Choice Award nominations

Critics, like most moviegoers, were very impressed by Marvel Studios’ offerings this year. Both Captain America: Civil War and Doctor Strange scored 90% or better on Rotten Tomatoes on their way to massive box office success. The critical love for the films has now carried over to the Critics’ Choice Awards in the form of nine nominations […]

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Jeff Bridges on why ‘Iron Man’ felt like a “$200 million student film”

Jeff Bridges’ number one tip for getting into character? Staying prepared. Bridges chatted with Matthew McConaughey during the fifth season of Variety and PBS’ “Actors on Actors,” and detailed how some challenges on the “Iron Man” set made it more difficult to get ready. SOURCE: Variety

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‘Doctor Strange’ pushes the MCU past the DCEU at the 2016 global box office

Marvel Studios reigns supreme at the global box office for superhero movies. After locking up the genre’s highest grossing film—Captain America: Civil War—for the seventh year in a row, Marvel Studios now leads all superhero moviemakers in total box office revenue for 2016. In a very competitive year, Marvel was put over the top this past weekend […]

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Disney reports record-breaking year thanks to Marvel and Star Wars movies

Disney’s acquisition of Marvel and Lucasfilms continues to pay off for the entertainment conglomerate, with the company announcing a record-breaking $55.6 billion in revenue. Disney CEO and president, Bob Iger, attributed last year’s fiscal success to the opening of the Shanghai Disney Resort and incredible position at the box office. More than $7.5 billion was […]