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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
While Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson said Gunn had directed the next four Lee cameos, the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 director wasn’t so sure. “To be honest, I think I only did THREE cameos – one was shot by someone else,” Gunn wrote. “And my third probably isn’t what you think it is…”
During my 10-minute interview with Feige we talked about Marvel and Sony’s relationship and what the future holds for Spider-Man, if Fox and Marvel still aren’t the best of friends, the challenges of having so many characters in Joe and Anthony Russo’s Avengers: Infinity War, the contract status of some of their key players, if […]
What do you think of the Netflix MCU and do you think any of those characters are going to make the big screen transition? KEVIN FEIGE: I think it’s extremely impressive what Netflix has done and it will be the same answer I always give, which is, “It all depends on timing.” It all depends […]
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 […]
Hot Toys is the leading brand of high end collectibles, especially those that come from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Naturally, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige is a fan and as it turns out, the feeling is mutual. Feige and Marvel Studios Senior Vice President of Production and Development Stephen Broussard visited the Hot Toys headquarters […]
Will there be a standalone Black Widow movie? I would like for it to happen under the right circumstances. I think there’s a lot of opportunity to mine that story line. She’s got a really rich origins story. There’s a lot of places you can go — you can bring it back to Russia. You could explore […]
Ever since the rights for Blade reverted back to Marvel Studios, fans have been wondering when they would see the Daywalker in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Hope came last weekend by way of Underworld star Kate Beckinsale saying that any crossover between her vampire franchise and Blade would have to wait because Marvel had plans for […]
Marvel Studios has launched a new initiative called Hero Acts in which fans can help the studio donate up to $1 million to Save the Children. Doctor Strange star Benedict Cumberbatch introduces the project in the video above. With great fandom comes great responsibility and Marvel is making it relatively easy for fans to do their […]