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DEADPOOL Movie For 2016

Deadpool #22 courtesy Marvel

Deadpool #22 courtesy Marvel

The Merc With a Mouth is going back to the movies.

 

Twentieth Century Fox and Marvel announced a release date for a Deadpool solo movie according to The Hollywood Reporter. The X-Men spinoff is scheduled for February 12, 2016 and will be directed by Tim Miller.

 

No word on if Ryan Reynolds will reprise his role as Wade Wilson. Reynolds played the mutant mercenary in X-Men: Origins: Wolverine and Scott Adkins played the character after his Weapon X engineered transformation into Deadpool.  This announcement comes after test footage leaked online. The footage starring Reynolds was shot years ago. Continue reading

MULTIVERSITY THUNDERWORLD Preview

Multiversity: Thunderworld #1 courtesy DC Comics

Multiversity: Thunderworld #1 courtesy DC Comics

Grant Morrison’s journey across the Multiverse gets a jolt from artist Cameron Stewart.

DC Comics shared a preview of THE MULTIVERSITY: THUNDERWORLD #1

The fifth chapter of Morrison’s epic hits in December.

The writer is joined by his collaborator on BATMAN AND ROBIN, SEAGUY and SEVEN SOLDIERS OF VICTORY: THE MANHATTAN GUARDIAN on a trip to Earth-5 – A.K.A. Thunderworld! Continue reading

JENNIFER LAWRENCE Goes to War In THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY Trailer

The Hunger Games, Mockingjay, Part One courtesy Lionsgate

The Hunger Games, Mockingjay, Part One courtesy Lionsgate

Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) goes to war in the final trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 from Lionsgate.

 

Katniss arrives in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation inspired by her courage.

 

The Mockingjay Lives!

 

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CORY MICHAEL SMITH of GOTHAM

Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma in Gotham courtesy Warner Entertainment and Fox

Cory Michael Smith as Edward Nygma in Gotham courtesy Warner Entertainment and Fox

Gotham is the upcoming television series revealing the origins of Batman’s greatest allies and enemies.

 

When is a Riddler not the Riddler?

 

When he’s still E. Nygma.

 

Cory Michael Smith plays Edward Nygma on the upcoming Fox series set after the murder of Bruce Wayne’s parents. The theater breakout is breaking into comics culture history by helping share the back story of an infamous villain.

In a break from comics continuity, Nygma will be a forensic scientist with the Gotham Police Department in the new Fox series. I asked Smith where is Nygma’s head is as we join the story. Continue reading

HULK VS. THANOS

Thanos vs. Hulk courtesy Marvel

Thanos vs. Hulk courtesy Marvel

Legendary creator Jim Starling is crafting a Clash of Titans!

 

Marvel announced Thanos vs. Hulk, a four issue limited series written and drawn by Starlin.

 

The creator says showdown is a self-contained story connected the Thanos Annual and set before The Infinity Revelation featuring the Mark Waid Indestructible Hulk version of the Green Goliath. Continue reading

What JAMES MCAVOY Thinks Will Happen In X-MEN APOCALYPSE

Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy from X-Men: First Class courtesy Marvel.com

Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy from X-Men: First Class courtesy Marvel.com

James McAvoy returns as Professor Charles Xavier in X-Men: Apocalypse.

 

In X-Men: Days of Future Past there a moment between McAvoy and Patrick Stewart you could call the passing on of the role.

 

McAvoy may be becoming more like Stewart and the Xavier we all knew from comics. He may go bald. Continue reading

RUSSOS On CAPTAIN AMERICA 3 Vision

Captain America: The Winter Soldier courtesy Marvel

Captain America: The Winter Soldier courtesy Marvel

Fans can now see Captain America: The Winter Soldier on blu-ray at home but the Russo brothers are hard at work on the next sequel starring the Star-Spangled Avenger.

 

Joe and Anthony successfully brought the World War II era hero into the modern age with shades of 1970′s conspiracy thrillers.

 

How will the brothers top the success of the movie that shook up the status quo of the entire Marvel Universe? Continue reading