Archive for The Avengers

News: Fox Pass On Joe Carnahan’s Daredevil, Rights Head Back To Marvel

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on August 23, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Last time we talked about Daredevil Fox Studios were in talks with director Joe Carnahan. They wanted to get the film into production now in order to retain the rights to the character and not have them revert to Marvel. The Grey director produced some sizzle reels for his vision of The Man Without Fear, but Fox didn’t really like what they saw and decided to pass. With it now looking impossible to get the film into production by the October deadline, it seems Fox have given up and decided to let the rights go back to Marvel.

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News: Joss Whedon Returns For The Avengers 2!

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , on August 7, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

There’s some fantastic news for those of us who enjoyed The Avengers – Director Joss Whedon has signed up to write and direct the inevitable follow-up! Announced at a Disney Investors Conference, Whedon will also have some involvement in ABC’s live-action TV series based within the Marvel movie universe. Continue reading

News: Marvel Panel At San Diego Comic Con Announces “Phase Two” – Iron Man 3, Thor 2, Captain America 2, Guardians Of The Galaxy, And Ant-Man

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 17, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Marvel Studios showed no sign of slowing their pace after the massive success of The AvengersQuite the opposite, in fact. No, Marvel used their panel at San Diego Comic Con to announce they were beginning “Phase Two” of their film strategy, and boy is it a biggie! Let’s talk the big boys first. Continue reading

News: RoboCop Remake Casting News

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , on June 9, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Jose Padhila’s remake of RoboCop continues to gather pace. Joining news of Joel Kinnaman’s casting as Murphy, the cop who’s gunned down and becomes RoboCop, are some very interesting names. Read on to find out more. Continue reading

News: First Official Picture From Iron Man 3 Set

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , on June 4, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The Avengers is still going great guns on cinema screens the world over, surpassing the box office of Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part Two and going into the third place on the all-time worldwide highest grosses chart. Not ones to sit back and celebrate their success, Marvel Studios are busy with director Shane Black filming Iron Man 3 and to prove it they’ve released the first official picture from the set. Check it out. Continue reading

News: The New Bourne Legacy Trailer Is BRILLIANT

Posted in Movies, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 1, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Jeremy Renner is having a hell of a year – He saw it in with Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocolowned it by being a member of The Avengers, and will end the summer as Matt Damon’s replacement in The Bourne Legacy. Even Liam Neeson will have a problem topping that line-up and he’s in virtually everything. The question is, though, why should we care about the new Bourne film? Wasn’t it all settled in The Bourne Ultimatum? Continue reading

News: First Iron Man 3 Pics Leak *MASSIVE SPOILERS*

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 30, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

As mentioned last week, the filming of Iron Man 3 has begun and the first pics have leaked from the set. Boy, are they HUGE. For now I have to be a giant prick-tease, but rest assured I will get the down below very soon. First… Continue reading