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Update: Three new solo character posters have now appeared online.

Avengers: Age of Ultron has had plenty of trailers and TV spots so far, but it actually has only rolled out one official poster that was simply the Avengers symbol (the Comic-Con concept art doesn’t count). But now Marvel’s fixed that with a new poster that brings the entire gang together.

So what stands out? Perhaps… Continue reading Update: Black Widow, Thor, and Nick Fury Get Their Own 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Posters

Recently, Marvel Comics decided to make a major announcement on national television when it let the world know that Thor, a pillar of the Marvel universe and a founding Avenger, would be replaced with a new character of the same name. There was a twist, though: the new Thor will be a woman, worthy of holding the fabled Asgardian hammer when its original wielder has, somehow… Continue reading Comics on Film: Like Thor, Here Are Five Major Heroes That Also Had Substitutes

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Moviefone’s Top DVD of the WeekGravity”What’s It About? A routine space walk goes horribly awry when space debris smashes into the shuttle, leaving a medical engineer (Sandra Bullock) and an astronaut (George Clooney) a mere 90 minutes to make it to the International Space Station.Why We’re IN: Even though you won’t be getting the whole IMAX 3D experience of… Continue reading New DVD Blu-ray: 'Gravity,' 'Nebraska,' 'Thor: The Dark World'

If you’ve been looking for a second film to headline a double-feature night alongside Miami Connection, you’re going to want to kick in some funds to help finish Kung Fury.

A low-budget throwback to ‘80s action cinema – if your standard ‘80s action film featured a badass kung fu cop going back in time to kill Hitler and ride dinosaurs – David Sandberg’s film looks sure… Continue reading 'Kung Fury' Trailer: Finally, a Movie Starring Hitler, Thor, Robots, Dinosaurs and More

Empire Strikes Back AT-AT

Visual effects in the movies sure have come a long way in my lifetime – and if you ever needed visual proof of this, then these two videos will serve as exhibit A in support of my thesis.

As a kid, I remember seeing The Empire Strikes Back in the theater and being absolutely stunned by the epic battle on Hoth. The giant… Continue reading Old School vs. New School: Visual FX in 'The Empire Strikes Back' and 'Thor: The Dark World'