Need to kill some time? Wanna listen to two dudes nerd out on some movies? On this week’s episode of the FanCast movies podcast, our own Erik Davis and Sean O’Connell discuss what is arguably the week’s biggest news story: the casting of Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor in the Man of Steel sequel, tentetively titled Batman vs. Superman. Also, in honor of the Winter… Continue reading Listen: The Winter Olympics, 'Batman vs. Superman' and Why You Need to See 'The Lego Movie'
Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns was not the box office success executives at Warner Bros. hoped it would be, which is why the entire franchise was quickly rebooted with Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel. However, before that decision was made, Singer had plenty of ideas of what he wanted to do for a Superman sequel – and now the filmmaker has shared some of… Continue reading Bryan Singer Reveals What Went Wrong on 'Superman Returns' and Shares His Thoughts on 'Man of Steel'
Reviews, Features and Interviews
The Women Who Ruled the 2014 Sundance Film Festival by Jeff Bayer and Erik Davis
Sundance at Midnight: ‘Cooties’ Finds Elijah Wood and Rainn Wilson Fighting a Pack of Zombie First Graders by Erik Davis
Zach Braff’s ‘Wish I Was Here’ Is a Pretty Terrific Spiritual Sequel to ‘Garden State’ by Erik Davis
The Kevin Costner Renaissance Has Only Just Begun by Alexander Huls
Five Things Every First Timer Should… Continue reading Best of the Week: The Women Who Ruled Sundance, Plus the Benefits of the 'Batman vs. Superman' Delay and More
It’s funny how fast things can change, isn’t it? One week ago, this column took its time in trying to hash out both sides of the Man of Steel sequel’s impending July 2015 release date and the implications it would have on a possible Justice League sequel. Not even 48 hours later, Movies.com’s headline story detailed that the highly anticipated film that would team up Henry Cavill’s Superman with Ben Affleck’s… Continue reading Comics on Film: Why the Delay in 'Batman vs. Superman' Is a Good Thing
Remember when everyone was declaring that 2015 was going to be the most ridiculous summer for geeky movies ever? What with The Avengers 2, Batman vs. Superman, and a new Star Wars? Well, we already knew Star Wars had slid out of that season, and now another titan has dropped out of the running: the still untitled Batman vs Superman movie has been delayed a… Continue reading 'Batman vs. Superman' Delayed a Year; Will Now Hit Theaters May 6, 2016