Director Marc Webb’s reboot of the Spider-Man film series has been a surprisingly polarizing topic among comic book fans and movie lovers. While 2012’s The Amazing Spider-Man was well received and managed a respectable box office gross, some people were left scratching their heads at the idea of a reboot for a successful franchise happening barely a decade after the original series began. Still, Webb’s direction and the… Continue reading Comics on Film: Andrew Garfield and the Tangled Future of the 'Amazing Spider-Man' Franchise
For some fans, Transformers: Age of Extinction will be the best of the franchise. Mainly if those fans are more fond of Mark Wahlberg as an Optimus Prime sidekick than Shia LaBeouf. For others, it’ll be the same as most fourth installments, a sequel that is far enough removed from the favored original that the series seems to be wearing out… Continue reading What Is the Best Part Four of a Movie Franchise?
This week, “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ swoops into theaters and, trust us, it’s a treat (our review will be running later this week). It’s the tale of Hiccup (Jay Baruchel), a young dragon rider who was introduced in the first film, this time dealing with the reemergence of his long lost mother (played by… Continue reading 'How to Train Your Dragon' Facts: 10 Things You Didn't Know About the Kid-Friendly Franchise
Earlier this week Empire unveiled a boatload of character images from X-Men: Days of Future Past for its very special March issue of the magazine*. But the British outlet didn’t just get the exclusive on a bunch of images from the movie, it has also apparently filled the issue with plenty of X-Men-related features, including an interview with Lauren Shuler Donner, who has been a… Continue reading 'X-Men' Franchise Producer Wants Channing Tatum to Play Gambit in His Own Movie