Tag Archives: Marvel

Panther Set to Pounce

Marvel seems to be moving forward with a Black Panther movie. At least, they’ve gone so far as to hire a screenwriter. Granted, that’s probably the cheapest of the investments Marvel will have to make, unless they try to low-ball … Continue reading

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Ant-Man is Apparently Redeemable.

There’ve been a couple of articles out about Edgar Wright and an Ant-Man movie. First off, good choice for a director. Second off, for all the Ant-Man haters, piss off. If Hank Pym is the problem, make it Scott Lang … Continue reading

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Thor Comes Out Swinging

So the official Thor trailer is out. I actually think the leaked Comic Con trailer gave us a better idea of the story, but this one has lots more of the Destroyer, and has Thor actually using Mjolnir. Yeah, people … Continue reading

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Disney and Marvel-ous TV

It’s old news now, but none the less interesting: Disney has talked about creating three TV series based on Marvel properties: the Hulk, Cloak & Dagger, and either the Punisher or the Daughters of the Dragon. There’s been plenty of … Continue reading

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Rebooting: the Casting

A little bit of casting news for Friday. There are reports floating around out there—or are they rumours?—that Martin Sheen and Sally Field have been cast in the Spider-man reboot as—who else?—Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Now this would be … Continue reading

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Flaming Heads Don’t Come Cheap

Y’know, I still haven’t seen the movie Ghost Rider with Nicholas Cage. It’s not that I don’t enjoy watching Mr. Cage chew the scenery, because that can be downright fun sometimes. It’s not that I didn’t want to watch Eva … Continue reading

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Red Is Blonde, Night Is . . . Still Night

I’m sure you already know this, but there has been some casting and plot news regarding the Spider-man reboot. Emma Stone, who I don’t really know that much about, but looks attractive enough, has been cast for the movie. The … Continue reading

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Is Wolvie Turning Japanese?

It’s pretty much official that Darren Aronofsky is going to be the man helming Wolverine 2. This is cool, but not screaming-like-a-teenage-girl or shit-my-pants cool. A director who has done great work is not necessarily a great director, and a … Continue reading

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Dismissing First Class?

I haven’t really mentioned anything about X-Men: First Class. The thing is in filming right now with Matthew Vaughan (he of Layer Cake and Stardust—and Kick-Ass, though I have not seen that) directing. It’s about the beginnings of the X-Men, … Continue reading

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From Swan to Wolverine

So, Darren Aronofsky, the Black Swan director who was going to do Man of Steel? Well, seems that comic adaptations are not done with him, because he’s being floated as the director of Wolverine 2. This is in the preliminary … Continue reading

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