When asked about that prospect, Anthony Mackie had the following to say while speaking at Wizard World Cleveland: “Different universes, different worlds, different companies, different designs. Kevin Feige is very specific about how he wants the Marvel Universe to be seen in the film world. It wouldn’t work. It wouldn’t work at all.”
“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.”
Marvel Television has found the actors who will play the title roles in Cloak & Dagger. The original series, set to air on Disney’s Freeform network, will star Olivia Holt as Tandy Bowen, a.k.a. Dagger, and Aubrey Joseph as Tyrone Johnson, a.k.a. Cloak.
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 […]
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 […]
Marvel Studios has been one of the greatest success stories in all of cinema since launching its first film, Iron Man, in 2008. Under the leadership of studio president and producer Kevin Feige, Marvel Studios has amassed $10.9 billion worldwide (and counting) in just under nine years. Marvel Studios has set the standard for serialized, […]
In “Spider-Man/Deadpool #12”, the heroes come across a buff guy who has a beard like Santa Claus. “He looks like Zack Snyder made a movie about Santa, but instead of delivering presents, he works out and murders,” Spider-Man quipped.
Netflix, Marvel and various Marvel-affiliated Twitter accounts became the latest victims of hacker group OurMine on Wednesday. Hey, it's OurMine, Don't worry we are just testing your security, contact us to help you with your firstname.lastname@example.org — Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) December 21, 2016
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 […]
High Dynamic Range is coming to Netflix. Per a video released by the streaming service, Netflix announced its intent to re-release its original programming in HDR, starting with Marvel’s “Daredevil.” VIA: CBR
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 […]
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
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 […]
Marvel has been showing Warner Bros. how to make good Superman movies for years, and it’s time Warner Bros. started paying better attention.
I really like the movies Marvel Studios makes, but I really wish they would improve their color grading.
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 […]