Aside from a few tongue-in-cheek nods, most comic book movies in the past rarely put as much thought into their cinematic Easter Eggs as Marvel Studios. Fortunately for fans, MTV has put together a whopping 12-minute video highlighting many of the Easter Eggs that Marvel’s put in their films up to Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
One of the biggest reasons why the characters in the Star Wars universe are such a draw is that we get to see their stories told through their many different points of view. In keeping with that line of thinking, artist Chris Gugliotti has created “A Certain Point of View” – a 9-panel comic that tells the story of the Star Wars prequels from R2-D2′s perspective.
Revealed at San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend, Legendary Pictures have announced their plans to bring King Kong back to the big screen with Joe Cornish (Attack the Block) rumored to be the frontrunner to direct. The upcoming film will be titled King Kong: Skull Island, the mythical home of the legendary beast, and will be set up as a prequel for the franchise.
Paramount has released a stunning third trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar, the highly-anticipated sci-fi feature starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, which gives us our best look yet at some of the astral imagery we’ll be seeing on the big screen.
Sony has officially laid out their plans for their Spider-Man franchise with a confirmed release date for the upcoming Sinister Six film written and directed by Drew Goddard, which hopes to bring together Dane DeHaan‘s Green Goblin, Jamie Foxx’s Electro, Rhys Ifans’s Lizard, Paul Giamatti’s Rhino, and surely make way for Doctor Octopus, Kraven the Hunter, Mysterio and Sandman.
Speaking in an interview with IGN, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige opened up about the possibility of having the “real” Mandarin show up in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and whether or not the Red Skull may return to face Captain America.
Mondo has announced it will be releasing a very special Batman: The Animated Series album in honor of the Dark Knight’s 75th anniversary. The 7-inch album will include Danny Elfman’s classic theme tracks both main and closing credits, but the real beauty of the limited edition collection is the artwork and printing process that Mondo has prepared for those lucky enough to score one [or all] at San Diego Comic-Con.
Someone named their child “Mable” and now I’m thinking about this song and how many cigarettes I smoked at Young Democrats’ Camp.
Dwayne Johnson May Join DC Cinematic Universe [As Someone] Dwayne Johnson decided to open the lid on the rumors surrounding his recent discussions with Warner Bros and has gone so far as to confirm a role in the DC Cinematic Universe. The actor teased an upcoming news announcement (SDCC, possibly?) in an interview where he described a character that sounds a lot like Shazam, or Black Adam … or maybe Lobo [we hope].