Once again we have a Marvel superhero movie kicking off the 2014 summer movie season (though with films like Captain America: The Winter Soldier arriving before it in April, it’s pretty easy these days to question when, exactly, that season actually begins). Due out on May 2, 2014, the first full trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has just arrived online, and you can check it out… Continue reading 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Trailer Opens Up a Whole New Universe for the Marvel Superhero
Can Aquaman ever catch a break?
DC Comics has launched several of its superheroes into highly-successful screen adaptations — Superman and Batman in blockbuster movies, and Green Arrow in a successful television series. But the water-based Aquaman hasn’t been able to transfer his popularity… Continue reading DC Entertainment Really, Really Wants Aquaman to Be the Next Big Superhero
I’ve always loved superhero stories. Old issues of The Amazing Spider-Man and Marvel Team-Up helped me learn to read, and a double feature of Superman and Superman II at the local drive-in was one of the first experiences to spark my love of movies.
In many ways, I wouldn’t be the person I am today without superhero stories – but my most significant superhero movie memories… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Sometimes the Best Superhero Movies Don't Come from Comics
Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.
Since the announcement last night that Ben Affleck would be the new Batman in Man of Steel 2 (and subsequently Justice League, presumably), fans have been debating the actor’s worthiness for such an iconic role. There’s been more doubting than debating, actually. But we… Continue reading Your Top Three: Superhero Performances
What’s a superhero without his (or her) super-charged vehicle?
This week, Wolverine, that mysterious, ageless X-man with the adamantium claws, returns to theaters in “The Wolverine,” a Japan-set tale of revenge and redemption. If it’s one thing that Wolverine loves, even more than his beloved Jean Grey, it’s his ride — whether it’s two wheels or four, Wolverine is something of a gear head. Sure… Continue reading 8 Badass Superhero Vehicles (PHOTOS)