John Gholson is a life-long Avengers fanboy who has previously covered all manner of superhero news at AOL. After dabbling with comic book self-publishing in the ’90s, John moved on to study sequential art at the Savannah College of Art & Design, and currently produces a regular web comic, ‘Appetite for Destruction,’ for Tapsauce.com. He’ll also buy any comic with Hawkeye on the cover. You can read his Avengers Countdownhere
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The big Marvel panel just ended at Disney’s D23 conference, and while many of the cast members were on hand alongside Marvel chief Kevin Feige (who announced there’s two weeks left of filming on The Avengers), they also brought with them some footage of the Avengers in action, as well as the film’s villain, Loki (Tom Hiddleston). Here’s a pretty detailed description of that footage… Continue reading D23 Update: Full Description of 'The Avengers' Footage Featuring Loki, Iron Man, Thor, Hulk and More
Of all the folks in long underwear to be tapped for superhero films, Thor would seem to be the most problematic to properly pull off. (Hypothetical Hollywood conversation: “A guy in a tricked-out, easily merchandisable metal suit? Great! An Asgardian God of Thunder who says stuff like thee… Continue reading Thor (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy)
Yesterday we told you that ‘Thor 2’ had been set for a 2013 Summer release date, with Chris Hemsworth returning as the god of thunder. Today, it was announced that Don Payne will be writing the script for the superhero sequel.
Payne was one of the writers on the original ‘Thor.’ Now all this movie needs is a director (Kenneth Branagh will not be returning).
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Considering how popular the animated shorts are that play before Pixar movies — combined with the fanboy excitement that builds for those post-credit sequences in all the Marvel films — it makes complete sense for Disney and Marvel to merge those ideas and begin shooting live-action short films to include with their upcoming Marvel slate. Where, exactly, we’ll see these short films is still up in… Continue reading Marvel Creating Short Films for 'Captain America' and 'Thor' DVDs?