The arrival of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 markes the third on-screen apperance of Katniss Everdeen, one of the best and most remarkable action heroes in modern Hollywood. More specifically, she’s one of the best and most remarkable action heroines in modern Hollywood. Sadly, that distinction is still required because 51% of the population remains underrepresented in this realm.
Captain America 3: With the comic-book version of Steve Rogers stepping aside from his duties as Captain America, some have wondered if future Marvel movies will be affected as well. Chris Evans, however, is not ready to give up the shield. “Don’t take my job from me prematurely, dude,” Evans said. “I’m sure it’ll happen at some point… Continue reading Movie News: Don't Worry, Chris Evans Confirms He's Still 'Captain America;' Bill Murray Suggests Female 'Ghostbusters'
The Important News
You’d think it was human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together, mass hysteria, the way everyone is responding to news that Ghostbusters 3 could be a reboot from Paul Feig with all female leads. Oh, there’s also going to be a Spider-Man spin-off driven by a female character (maybe Black Cat, seen above). At least Sylvester Stallone might keep the… Continue reading Best of the Week: Female Ghostbusters, a Female-Driven Spider-Man Spin-off and More
Despite an increasingly larger share of female audiences (nearly 50%), the superhero movie genre remains a male character’s game. Marvel Studios has shown no signs that they have any intention of making a female-led superhero movie, and while WB will be introducing Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman, we still don’t know of any concrete plans to give her her own movie. There have been… Continue reading Sony Plans To Beat Marvel To The Female Superhero Movie Punch With A 'Spider-Man' Spin-off
Who are the Schmoes, and what exactly do they know?
The Schmoes are a couple of regular guys, Kristian Harloff and Mark Ellis, who–like you–are the people for whom movies are made. Each week, we’re posting brand new video from the Schmoes that’ll give their spin on a given movie topic.
On this week’s episode of the Schmoes Know Movie Show, the guys count… Continue reading The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The Top 5 Female Ensembles in Movies