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BLOODSHOT, HARBINGER Comics To Movies

Bloodshot #1 courtesy Valiant Entertainment

Bloodshot #1 courtesy Valiant Entertainment

Valiant’s Bloodshot and Harbinger are hitting the big screen.

Valiant Entertainment and Sony Pictures announced a five picture deal according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Bloodshot will be directed by the team behind John Wick: David Leitch and Chad Stahelski, working with a screenplay by Jeff Wadlow (Kick-Ass 2) and Eric Heisserer. Matthew Vaughn and Jason Kothari will act as executive producers. This film is being targeted for 2017.

Heisserer is working on the Harbinger. No word on possible directors.

After two Bloodshot and two Harbinger films comes Harbinger Wars based on the comic book crossover of 2013. Continue reading

FOUR HEROES FOR JOHN RIDLEY’S MARVEL REINVENTION

Deathlok #1 courtesy Marvel

Deathlok #1 courtesy Marvel

Oscar-winning writer/producer John Ridley (12 Years A Slave, American Crime) is teaming up with Marvel to develop a new television series according to Entertainment Weekly. The project will “reinvent an existing superhero or property for ABC.”

Marvel/ABC is already developing a possible Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. spinoff. Daredevil is the first of four (AKA Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist) new Marvel/Netflix series that will lead into The Defenders series.

Which Marvels will be reinvented by the acclaimed producer?

Most likely suspects: Continue reading

CAPTAIN MARVEL Movie Writers

Captain Marvel #17 courtesy Marvel

Captain Marvel #17 courtesy Marvel

The woman who helped introduce Star-Lord, Groot, Gamora, Drax and Rocket to the big screen will do the same for the cosmic Avenger.

Marvel makes it official:

Nicole Perlman and Meg LeFauve will write the script for the Captain Marvel movie featuring Carol Danvers.

Perlman co-wrote Guardians of the Galaxy and is scheduled to write a Gamora spinoff comic book. LeFauve wrote the next Disney/Pixar film Inside Out. Continue reading

JURASSIC WORLD Posters

courtesy Universal

courtesy Universal

Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy) leads the humans in a latest showdown between man vs. monsters in Jurassic World.

The big game preserve/resort reopens with bigger thrills, bigger action plus a brand new human designed dinosaur…that gets out!

Along with the new trailer here are some images of Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard (who has a face-off with the sequel’s frightening new creation) and in the final poster (see below)…see a Jurassic twist on JAWS. Continue reading

NEW FANTASTIC FOUR TRAILER With DOOM

courtesy Fox via Twitter

courtesy Fox via Twitter

“When you change the world…Be prepared to defend it.”

Fox revealed a full length trailer and new poster via Twitter featuring the cast of Fantastic Four in their iconic uniforms.

We learn more about a top secret project run by the father of Johnny and Susan Storm (Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara) and that Reed Richards (Miles Teller) is the final piece of the puzzle to make the experiment work.

Toby Kebbell and Jamie Bell (Ben Grimm) join them on the experiment. Marvel’s First Family is not born in a space ship exposed to cosmic radiation this time. The team is using a device that “cracked into dimensional travel.”

Only four return very changed and we see the warning that Doom is coming!

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading

BATMAN v SUPERMAN Trailer’s Burning Questions!

Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice courtesy Warner Brothers

Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice courtesy Warner Brothers

Warner Brothers unveiled the first trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice following a leak.

Here are the top moments and burning questions:

God or Monster?
The Man of Steel appears to be loved and worshiped by some, feared and hated by others.
There’s an ominous shot of Henry Cavill surrounded by worshipers included many in Day of the Dead face paint. Continue reading

BATMAN v SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE Teaser Trailer

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice courtesy DC Comics

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice courtesy DC Comics

Warner Brothers and DC Comics revealed the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice teaser trailer.

Earlier this week director Zack Snyder announced the first trailer would debut on select IMAX screens this Monday. The events were quickly booked up.

After a leak, the trailer was official unveiled today.

The Man of Steel (Henry Cavill) is a God or a Monster as we see in the shots and hear in the narration.

This is our first look at Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne and in a Batsuit built for a super-powered showdown!

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading