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
Matthew McConaughey: Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey (above in Interstellar) says that he’s “circled” the possibility of appearing in a superhero movie. “I’ve read some Marvel and DC scripts,” he stated. “I’ve talked about working with them on some scripts. … nothing has been right for me yet. But I’m sure open to it.” He added: “It starts with the story… Continue reading Movie News: Matthew McConaughey Ponders a Superhero Movie; Watch Michael Fassbender in the First 'Steve Jobs' Trailer
If you ask any comic book creator how difficult it is to create a superhero in the 21st century, they’ll likely tell you that it’s very hard. Creating new superheroes, even within the fabled DC and Marvel universes, can be a massive undertaking just because so much of each of those brands is tied up in their biggest icons. How can Nightrunner compete with Superman? How… Continue reading Comics on Film: Could Valiant Comics Create the Next Great Wave of Superhero Movies?