Most of the big Marvel movie news last week concerned properties that Disney and Marvel Studios do not directly control. There was news of reshoots on Fantastic Four, a confirmation from Patrick Stewart that he and Ian McKellen have been fully replaced by James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender in X-Men: Apocalypse, and a continuation of the “will they/won’t they” dance between Sony’s Spider-Man
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This image posted to the Facebook page of Sony’s Brazillian arm seems to indicate the studio is still moving ahead with The Sinister Six. The text translates as “We have plans for you…”
This is Christopher Nolan‘s crude clay model of what he wanted the… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Spider-Man, Batman, Harry Potter, 'Jupiter Ascending,' 'They Live' and More
Fans have been clammoring for years for Spider-Man to sling webs alongside Captain America, Iron Man, and the Hulk, but unfortunately the dreaded world of corporate licensing has thwarted that possibility time and time again. You see, Marvel had licensed Spidey to Sony long before they started their current Marvel Cinematic Universe, and since Sony kept making movies with him, Marvel couldn’t take… Continue reading Big Marvel Rumor Says Spider-Man Will Star in 'Avengers: Infinity War'
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
Critics weren’t so kind to “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ when it was released earlier this year, and it seems that star Andrew Garfield wasn’t so… Continue reading Andrew Garfield Wasn't Happy With Final Cut of 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Either