San Diego Comic-Con is in full swing, but the rumor mill about “Doctor Strange” is just picking up speed.
Benedict Cumberbatch was evasive yesterday at the “The Penguins… Continue reading Joaquin Phoenix Is Reportedly in Talks For 'Doctor Strange': Here's Why That's a Good Thing
Doctor Strange: Calling rewrite! Marvel, which recently brought Scott Derrickson (Deliver Us From Evil) on board to direct Doctor Strange, is now in negotiations with Jon Spaihts to rewrite the script. Spaihts is best-known for penning the first draft for Ridley Scott’s Prometheus. Marvel still needs to decide who will play the good doctor, a neurosurgeon turned Sorcerer Supreme and protector… Continue reading Movie News: See Who's Rumored to Star in Marvel's 'Dr. Strange,' Plus: Final 'Apes' Trailer
It’s funny that the two Marvel heroes making the news are characters who don’t even have their own comic books at the moment. There’s been a lot of chatter about Ant-Man since Edgar Wright walked away from the project, with Marvel finally landing Peyton Reed (Bring It On) as director. But while that hunt was still on, Marvel announced director Scott Derrickson (Sinister) for… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: True or False with 'Dr. Strange' and 'Ant-Man'
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Scott Derrickson (Sinister) will direct Marvel’s Doctor Strange. Bill Condon will direct a live-action Beauty and the Beast.
Star Wars: Episode VII cast Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie this week. Also in Star Wars news, J.J. Abrams tweeted this dorky picture from set, and Josh Trank will direct the second stand-alone movie.
Sigourney Weaver wants to make one last Alien movie to finish… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Doctor Strange' Director Hired, Alternate 'Captain America: Winter Soldier' Concept Art, and More
As a Marvel fan, you owe it to yourself to dive into Sean Howe’s Marvel Comics: The Untold Story (new to paperback), an exhaustive history of the company from its golden-age roots to its purchase by Disney in 2009. There’s high drama in there that rivals the material offered in Marvel’s own books, from the conflict between Stan Lee and creators Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Strange Moments in Marvel Casting History