We’re less than a month into the new year, and there’s already been a lot of talk about the possibility of characters like Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and various other Marvel Comics superheroes finding their way to the same screen as the Avengers in Marvel Studios’ cinematic universe. While most fans are salivating at the idea of uniting Marvel’s estranged big-screen… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Why a Unified Marvel Movie-verse Might Not Be the Best Idea
Peter Jackson is bringing movie audiences back to Middle-earth one last time this month for the final adventure (at least for now) sprung from the mind of The Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is the last installment of a three-part adaptation of Tolkien’s The Hobbit, the story that first introduced readers to the hobbits, dwarves, elves and various other… Continue reading 25 Things You Might Not Know About 'The Hobbit'
With the casting of Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange it’s hard to tell if it was wishful fans who willed the casting to life or if it was the Marvel folks expertly whipping fans into a frenzy to make it seem as if they were responsible. The date is set; on November 4, 2016, Cumberbatch will carry his first blockbuster as Marvel’s Master… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Where Else Might We See Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange?
Pixar’s newest feature Inside Out isn’t due in theaters until next year – but we already have a sneak peek at the short that will precede it upon its arrival at your local multiplex.
Lava is the latest mini-offering from the beloved animation studio, and it showcases what a Pixar musical might look like. The lead character appears to be a… Continue reading Watch: 'Lava' Shows Us What a Pixar Musical Might Look Like
The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset could change the way we play video games – making the VR future hinted at in so many sci-fi films a modern day reality. While I’m not entirely convinced the technology will take off, demos like this new video from developer Kit 2 are certainly swaying my opinion… Continue reading Here's What a Virtual-Reality 'Star Wars' Video Game Might Look Like