This year it seems the popularity of comic book adaptations has hit a fever pitch. While the movies have enjoyed the bulk of the success of the past 15 years or so, now more than ever it looks like television is starting to catch on to the craze. With Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and now Agent Carter on CBS, its forthcoming Netflix shows centered on… Continue reading Comics on Film: Do Superheroes Work Better on the Small or Big Screen?
DC and Warner Bros. are busy playing catch-up with Marvel and Disney on the movie front, and the tandem has revealed nine titles in various stages of development and scheduled for release in the coming years. What we don’t know is what all of those titles will be, but there’s an interesting rumor… Continue reading Rumor: DC and Warner Bros. Considering 'Legion of Superheroes' Feature Film
Sometimes interviewing Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige can feel like an interrogation. “Tell us about which sequels you’re working on!” “Just admit that Dr. Strange is your next movie!” In all fairness, though, Feige is always a total sport about the geek-heavy grilling sessions, and is more than happy to talk about how Marvel Studios has completely reinvented the movie-making game over the past few years… Continue reading Marvel's Kevin Feige on His Favorite 'Captain America' Scene, Future Sequels, Recasting Superheroes and More
Ever since Pixar and Marvel became housemates under the Disney umbrella, fans have wondered if the former could make an animated feature featuring the latter company’s superhero characters. Rarely in that contemplation was there concern that the feature would be The Incredibles 2. Mainly because it didn’t seem there’d ever be an Incredibles sequel.
But now there is officially one in the works, and with that announcement has… Continue reading Should Marvel Superheroes Appear in 'The Incredibles 2'?
Perhaps the most continuous and endless debate among fans when it comes to comic book films comes down to casting. When it comes to adapting any work of literature into a multi-track, full-motion cinematic experience, there are a number of different standards that certain directors have for their casting choices. When adapting a novel, for instance, a director can choose to stick closely to the physical… Continue reading Comics on Film: The 5 Actors Who Made the Best Superheroes