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.
Arriving on the heels of our first official look at Ultron, Entertainment Weekly has now released a wave of official stills from Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron sequel featuring Hawkeye, Black Widow, Tony Stark, Bruce Banner, Captain America, Thor, James Rhodes, Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver and more!
Robert Downey, Jr. took fans by surprise this evening when he posted a photo of the Iron Man suit from, what we presume is, the set of Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. The actor posted the following image on his Facebook page with the accompanying status, “Sovereign of the office.”
Getting in some good reading while home for the holidays.
ThreeA Teases ‘The Invincible Iron Man’ Figure By Ashley Wood
3A Toys has released three new promo images of “The Invincible Iron Man”, the first entry in the upcoming line of 1/6 scale Marvel figures designed by illustrator Ashley Wood. The Ashley Wood-inspired line of figures are all officially licensed by Marvel Comics and will include such characters as Ultron, Dr. Doom and Spiderman.
The good folks over at ScreenCrush have apparently discovered an overlooked easter egg in Shane Black’s Iron Man 3, which gives us a brief glimpse at The Punisher emblem in Trevor’s mansion. If not for The Punisher, the emblem may be a nod to Crossbones, another popular Marvel villain who will be making his big-screen appearance in Captain America: The Winter Soldier next year.
Arriving just ahead of next month’s Blu-ray and DVD release of Marvel’s Iron Man 3, Yahoo! Movies has debuted a new behind-the-scenes gag reel featuring Robert Downey Jr. having fun on the set. In addition to both the included deleted and alternate scenes, the upcoming Iron Man 3 Blu-ray will also include an audio commentary by director Shane Black, several making-of featurettes, a gag reel and a behind-the-scenes look Thor: The Dark World along with a brand new “Marvel One Shot” short feature starring Hayley Atwell as Agent Carter.
It looks as though Robert Downey Jr. will be returning to the role of Tony Stark for Joss Whedon’s sequel to The Avengers AS WELL as the planned third feature after Disney confirmed his new two-picture agreement in a new press release!