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

Movie Truth of the Day:

Nerdist’s Kyle Hill takes the occasion of a new Human Torch portrayal (in Fantastic Four) to discuss the truth about spontaneous human combustion:

Supercut of the Day:

Not to be confused with another video we shared recently titled “Meet the Villain” here’s an all new… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: The Science of the Human Torch, Movie Villain Supercut and More

Ghostbusters

Paul Feig is on a roll! The director of the new version of Ghostbusters, which is currently in production, has been tweeting up a storm lately, and he just dropped an automotive bombshell.

In the original movie, the vehicle, known as the Ecto-1, served to transport not only the Ghostbusters themselves, but also their equipment, including their proton packs, so… Continue reading New 'Ghostbusters' Ecto-1 and Villain Revealed

It was revealed back in January that Chiwetel Ejiofor, who recently gave a true powerhouse performance in 12 Years a Slave, was circling a key role in Marvel’s Doctor Strange. What the role would be, however, was still speculative. 

Well, speculate no more! Deadline has revealed that Ejiofor will be playing classic Doctor Strange enemy Baron Mordo.

It’s still unclear what… Continue reading Chiwetel Ejiofor to Play 'Doctor Strange' Villain Baron Mordo

Lovelace

The Magnificent Seven: Peter Sarsgaard, who has played nasty, brutish characters in the past (Lovelace, above), is in final negotiations to take on a villainous role in The Magnificent Seven. He would join Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Haley Bennett, Luke Grimes, and Matt Bomwer; Antoine Fuqua is set to direct. Meanwhile, Jason Momoa has reportedly dropped out of… Continue reading Movie News: 'Magnificent Seven' Gets a Nasty Villain; 'Transformers' Sequels & Spinoffs Move Forward

Ed Skrein in Ill Manors; Deadpool

Deadpool: After repeated rumors, Ed Skrein (above in 2012’s Ill Manors) has now confirmed that he is playing the villain in the upcoming Deadpool. Similar to how Morena Baccharin revealed her role in the movie, Skrein shared a photo of his on-set chair with his character’s name (Ajax) on it. In the comics, Ajax tries to… Continue reading Movie News: 'Deadpool' Villain Confirmed; 'She's All That' Remake Coming