Comic Book Movies should be anything but 'Lo-fi' and 'Ultra-Real'

The internet was busy this week ripping it out of the news that the Fantastic Four reboot will feature a radical reinvention of Doctor Doom. But it was Toby Kebbell's other comments that bothered me: Why is he bandying about buzzwords like 'Lo-fi' and 'Ultra-Real' like they're good things for Comic book movies? » 11/13/14 3:10am 11/13/14 3:10am

​Why Does Fox Keep Fucking Up The Fantastic Four?!

I got so many good questions this week — well, and maybe a few good questions from the week before, which I'd accidentally stuffed in one of my boots for some reason and just found again — that this week's "Postal Apocalypse" is super-sized! Get comfortable! Get a snack! Say goodbye to your loved ones! It's a doozy! » 11/12/14 9:00am 11/12/14 9:00am

What's The Absolute Worst Name Of Any Comic Book Character Ever?

Comics have a terrific sense of heightened reality, especially old superhero comics. And that's how you get characters named things like Batroc the Leaper, the Commuter, and Frog-Man. (Sometimes they're intentionally ludicrous, to be fair.) But what's the worst or silliest character name in comics? » 11/03/14 2:04pm 11/03/14 2:04pm

Who Is Ant-Man's New Secret Character and Why Is He So Important?

Did Mark Hamill give away Star Wars: Episode VII's big twist back in 2006? Michael B. Jordan describes the gritty look for the Fantastic Four costumes. Ben Affleck promises Batman v. Superman won't be the disappointment that Daredevil was. Another Game of Thrones character won't be back this season. Spoilers now! » 10/07/14 6:00am 10/07/14 6:00am

Crazy Rumor: Is Avengers 3 Going to Be Split Into Two Movies?

A new image from Star Wars reveals a showdown. How many Batsuits will there be in Batman v. Superman? Another TOS cast member talks about being in the new Star Trek. X-Men: Age of Apocalypse concludes an X-trilogy. The watchword for Age of Ultron is "more," according to Jeremy Renner. Plus more about The Flash and … » 9/29/14 6:00am 9/29/14 6:00am

What Is Han Solo Wearing (And Captaining) In Star Wars Episode VII?

    The original Ant-Man script has Hank Pym meeting some very familiar faces. Could a different character end up with a major Walking Dead storyline? And a contract negotiation could change The Vampire Diaries forever. Plus, a ton of information about the new season of Doctor Who! Spoilers now! » 8/18/14 6:00am 8/18/14 6:00am

    Get A First Look at Fantastic Four's Thing and Once Upon a Time's Elsa!

    And there are new photos from Jurassic World, Gotham, and Mad Max. Joss Whedon explains why he wanted Avengers 2 to be "harder" to make. James Gunn reveals more details about Guardians of the Galaxy 2. And a ton of info about the two teachers joining the new Doctor on Doctor Who. Spoilers now! » 8/01/14 6:00am 8/01/14 6:00am

    ​It's Been A Bad Week For Strong Female Characters

    I think I've finally discovered what caused my mysterious, unknown apocalypse. I believe the illness known as "con flu" — in which one sick person at a con basically makes every attendee sick — mutated in some way to affect everybody that even thought about Comic-Con this week. Because I feel like shit. But not as bad… » 7/30/14 9:02am 7/30/14 9:02am

    How Will Fantastic Four Be Different from Other Comic Book Movies?

    There are more comic book adaptations on the way: one movie, and two TV shows. Simon Kinberg talks the alternate 1980s in X-Men: Apocalypse. Dwayne Johnson teases Shazam yet again. Check out amazing Avengers 2 concept art. And American Horror Story adds a soap opera alum to its cast. Spoilers now! » 7/25/14 6:00am 7/25/14 6:00am

    First Description Of Avengers 2 Footage! But Who's Andy Serkis Playing?

    Serkis will only say who he's not playing in Avengers 2 and Star Wars. Kate Mara says that Fantastic Four is going with a wholly original plot, not adapting one from the comics. Zachary Quinto explains why the next Star Trek will please the purists. Plus, what are the Easter Eggs in Constantine? Spoilers now!
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