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If superhero fatigue is a real thing, the tipping point happened this Summer. Avengers: Age of Ultron’s box office returns were very strong but not strong enough to overtake the grosses for the original film. The initial gimmick of seeing the team assemble for the first time was spent and movie-goers’ reactions were more mixed, leading to less return business. Ant-Man had a… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Superhero Fatigue and What Marvel Is Doing to Fight It

What we know about Marvel’s next film, Captain America: Civil War (in theaters May 6, 2016), is that it’ll feature a divided group of superheroes, with Iron Man and Captain America on opposite sides of a government mandate to have more control over where they go and who they save.

Some new concept art has arrived online, and it finally reveals who… Continue reading New 'Captain America: Civil War' Concept Art Reveals Two Badass Superhero Teams

With a lot of superhero movies scheduled through 2020, that leaves room for countless news stories about everything from casting to potential storylines. 

We fed all the latest major superhero-movie rumors into our Totally Legitimate Superhero-Rumor Machine™ to see which ones were accurate and which needed to be consumed along with a massive grain of salt.

Spider-Man will appear in Captain America: Civil War

Outside of the notable box office record-breakings, this month has been pretty slow for movie news. When this happens, rumors circulate very easily through the traffic-hungry movie blogosphere and fanboy social media channels. Most of them involve superheroes, both Marvel and DC variety. Below are the five most significant, which we’ve ranked in order of their plausibility. At the top is… Continue reading Ava DuVernay Directing 'Black Panther'? Beyonce in 'The Avengers'? How Likely are the Latest Superhero Movie Rumors?

With Avengers: Age of Ultron now in theaters and Marvel readying their next superhero film, Ant-Man, for release this July, you might be wondering about all these superhero movies. How many of them are there, and when will they all come out? 

That information can sometimes get lost in the deluge of superhero news that invades the internet every week, especially as titles and release dates continually… Continue reading The Next Four Years of Superhero Movies, All In One Image