The Lesson I Hope Comic Book Media Remembers From 2014: Have Some Fun!

The start of a new year is a time for looking forward - and as a fan of Comic book movies and shows, there's definitely lots I'm excited for in 2015. But looking back on the last year, I find myself hoping that all the Comic loveliness ahead of us remembers one of the best lessons learned in 2014: it's okay to be fun. » 1/03/15 9:59am 1/03/15 9:59am

Stunning Proof That The Helicarriers In Captain America 2 Weren't Real

I don't want to blow your mind, but did you know that giant, flying SHIELD helicarriers in the popular Marvel movie weren't actually built, launched into the air, destroyed, and then crashed into Washington DC? It's true! As it turns out, these massive airships were in fact made by something call com-pyoo-turs! » 12/30/14 7:20am 12/30/14 7:20am

The 10 Best And 10 Worst Science Fiction And Fantasy Movies Of 2014

This was a weird year for movies. The box office was weak, but also, most films didn't deserve love or hate. They were just... okay. But the genre movies that did stand out were either brilliant experiments, or horrible misfires. Here are the 10 best and 10 worst science fiction and fantasy movies of 2014. » 12/17/14 11:00am 12/17/14 11:00am

Captain America 2 Is Even Better As A Low-Budget '80s Action Flick

2014's Captain America: The Winter Soldier? Pretty good. Captain America: Winter Soldier, as if it had been made by legendary B-movie producers Golan and Globus as part of their cheese-tastic Cannon Films line? GLORIOUS. You know, if Marvel skipped Civil War and just made this, I'd be totally fine. » 11/07/14 9:34am 11/07/14 9:34am

Captain America 2 Deleted Scene Reveals Maria Hill's Larger Role

Maria Hill just doesn't get enough time in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and considering the role she played in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, we weren't surprised to find out that some of her screen time ended up on the cutting room floor. Here's an exclusive deleted scene that shows the storm brewing within… » 8/04/14 9:16am 8/04/14 9:16am

This Summer Has Actually Restored My Faith In Pop Culture

The love of pop culture is tumutulous and unpredictable, full of sudden letdowns and unepected thrills. And sometimes, it's easy to get pessimistic. But just when you think you're burning out on TV, movies and comics, they can surprise you. And this summer has done quite a bit to restore my faith in pop culture. » 7/07/14 1:07pm 7/07/14 1:07pm

Stunt Casting That Actually Made Everything Better

Stunt casting is a long tradition in science fiction and fantasy, but it's only gotten more common lately. Films and TV shows will cast a famous actor — or someone who used to be in a Joss Whedon show — to spark interest. Sometimes, it's just unnecessary. But here are a bunch of cases where it was the perfect casting. » 6/05/14 9:00am 6/05/14 9:00am

Captain America 2 Directors Respond To That Crazy Robert Redford Rumor

Before Captain America: The Winter Soldier premiered, there were a lot of wild rumors floating around about the character played by Robert Redford. So we asked the directors, Anthony and Joe Russo, about these crazy notions. And now that we can freely talk about end-of-the-movie spoilers, here's what they told us. » 4/08/14 2:06pm 4/08/14 2:06pm

​10 Things In The Cinematic Marvel Universe That Make No Damn Sense

Marvel's self-made superhero movies are box office blockbusters and massively fun. But they're not perfect; like so many summer action flicks, they can be plenty dumb, and there's no sense in pretending otherwise. Here are 10 plot holes from Marvel's movies that we're still trying not to think about. » 4/07/14 10:31am 4/07/14 10:31am

Captain America 2 Is One Of The Best Action Movies I've Ever Seen

Captain America: The Winter Soldier is a brilliant action movie, that serves up a huge dose of wish fulfillment along with its bravura fight scenes. The wish fulfillment isn't just being a face-kicking badass and blowing shit up, but the notion that we could all live in Steve Rogers' world, where political conundrums… » 4/04/14 9:00am 4/04/14 9:00am

The Captain America 2 Directors Explain How To Make Steve Rogers Dark

Captain America: The Winter Soldier is the darkest of all the Marvel movies. But then how on EARTH did directors Anthony and Joe Russo manage to fit in the most ridiculous Captain America villain of all time, Batroc the leaper? In our exclusive interview, we go deep into the secrets of making Cap (and his friends) go… » 4/02/14 11:32am 4/02/14 11:32am

What Will Open The Walking Dead's Season 5? Plus a New Costume For Cap!

Robert Kirkman explains the thinking behind one of the mysteries of The Waking Dead's season finale. Sebastian Stan explains his hopes for the Winter Soldier's future. And Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talks the women in Jaime's life in Game of Thrones. Plus, Extant adds a guest-star from Scandal. Spoilers now! » 4/01/14 6:00am 4/01/14 6:00am