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With Warner Bros. and DC Comics gearing up to unleash their first superhero-based cinematic universe, fans from all over the spectrum of devotion to the publisher’s characters have their ideas on how that world should be presented on the big screen. Some likely believe that the path to greatness lies solely in the comics and nowhere else, while others may want to see the… Continue reading Comics on Film: The DC Movie Universe Should Take Hints From the 'Batman: Arkham' Games

King Kong (2005) / Godzilla (2014)

In recent days, we’ve been hearing about casting for Kong: Skull Island, which promises to explore the island where King Kong and other prehistoric creatures (i.e. dinosaurs) roam freely. Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, and Corey Hawkins are set to star, with Samuel L.Jackson, Tom Wilkinson, John C. Reilly, and Jason Mitchell in various stages of talks… Continue reading New 'King Kong vs. Godzilla' Is Brewing and Maybe a New Monster Movie Universe

San Andreas

Jungle Cruise: Dwayne Johnson (San Andreas, above) is ready to take Disney’s Jungle Cruise. The theme park ride, which debuted with the opening of Disneyland in 1955, heads to the big screen in an adventure that will be written by John Requa and Glenn Ficarra (Focus). Long in development, the new idea is to drew upon the ride’s original inspirations… Continue reading Movie News: Dwayne Johnson Joins Disney's 'Jungle Cruise'; 'Masters of the Universe' Nabs 'Thor' Writer

In Ant-Man, Paul Rudd becomes the latest leading man to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe and he fits right in. Like the other superheroes in this special club, he’s charming and good looking and an undeniably wonderful screen presence. If nothing else, Marvel Studios knows how to cast these movies. They’ve yet to put anyone less than fantastic in a major… Continue reading Ranking the Leading Men of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for Avengers movie culture:

Before seeing Avengers: Age of Ultron, you should watch this exhaustive, chronological history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, its wars and the Infinity Stones (via Slashfilm):

Then you’ll want to start your Avengers: Age of Ultron viewing evening by eating one of these four epic burgers inspired by a different member… Continue reading The Avengers in Movie Culture: History of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Easter Eggs and More