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The rumors finally became reality. Marvel Studios can use Spider-Man in an upcoming movie, and Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige and former Sony chairman Amy Pascal will work together as producers to bring the next Spider-Man solo film to the big screen. Though the Marc Webb films have their moments, there was a lot of ill-informed franchise building, where random pieces were being set up… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Three Things Marvel Should Do with Spider-Man

It’s time to get in the mood. Not only is Valentine’s Day this weekend, but a very suitable new movie opens on Friday. Fifty Shades of Grey is sure to be the most popular romantic feature ever released for the lovers’ holiday, likely edging out current champion (and too-on-the-nose-titled) Valentine’s Day.

Fifty Shades has already broken pre-sale records for an R-rated movie at… Continue reading Watch: The Greatest Makeout Scenes, Plus: 50 Things You Need to Know About 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Peter Jackson is bringing movie audiences back to Middle-earth one last time this month for the final adventure (at least for now) sprung from the mind of The Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is the last installment of a three-part adaptation of Tolkien’s The Hobbit, the story that first introduced readers to the hobbits, dwarves, elves and various other… Continue reading 25 Things You Might Not Know About 'The Hobbit'

The holiday season is typically focused on the giving and receiving of gifts, but there’s also a lot of wishing that happens around this time of year. Whether it’s a wish upon a star, a wish for a Red Ryder BB Gun, or even a wish to know what the world would be like if you’d never been born, wishes can be the… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Four Things I Want for Christmas from Geeky Movies

Now that Halloween is in the rearview mirror, Thanksgiving is on the horizon – and the geekier side of Hollywood has provided quite the cornucopia of things to be thankful for this year.

Last year, I gave thanks for fresh zombie stories, overseas audiences and various other elements of the year’s cinematic slate that made 2013 a good time to be a… Continue reading The Geek Beat: 8 Geeky Things to Be Thankful for This Year