After a somewhat troubled production that led to the departure of director Edgar Wright, Marvel Studios’ Ant-Man has finally been released in theaters. Audience response seems to be generally positive, with the film becoming Marvel’s 12th straight number one opener. While Ant-Man as a whole embraces the tenets and surroundings of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it also represents a bit of a different approach in their films.
While… Continue reading Comics on Film: The 'Ant-Man' Legacy And What It Means for the Future of Marvel Movies
In Ant-Man, Paul Rudd becomes the latest leading man to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe and he fits right in. Like the other superheroes in this special club, he’s charming and good looking and an undeniably wonderful screen presence. If nothing else, Marvel Studios knows how to cast these movies. They’ve yet to put anyone less than fantastic in a major… Continue reading Ranking the Leading Men of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Who owns the Hulk
A lot of fans have been wondering when we’d be getting a new Hulk movie, and while the answer isn’t any more definitive today than it was last week, we at least know a few more details about who would actually be releasing the movie, if it were ever made.
We already knew that Universal, who put… Continue reading Marvel Round-up: Who Owns the Hulk, a Potential Spider-Man Shows Off, and Chris Pratt's Charm Assault Continues
They may have been beaten at the box office by a bunch of dinosaurs (and fellow MCU member Chris Pratt), but the suits at Marvel know how to be super gracious when it counts.
Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige proved just that Tuesday in a post on Twitter, where he congratulated “Jurassic World”‘s coronation as… Continue reading Marvel Congratulates New Box Office King 'Jurassic World'
This week, Captain America: Civil War set photos revealed Frank Grillo in costume as Captain America villain Crossbones. We last saw Grillo as disgraced SHIELD agent Brock Rumlow with his broken body loaded into an ambulance during the finale of Winter Soldier. Astute Marvel fans knew that wouldn’t be the last we’d see of Rumlow and Civil War looks to deliver on the… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Meet the Bad Guys of 'Captain America: Civil War'