​Why America Will Never Truly Be Able To Make Its Own Anime

Hello, folks. I'm sorry for the absence of last week's mail column; suffice it to say there was some… difficulty in escaping the intelligent apes, and I couldn't do it without endangering myself. In related news, if you ever go to Ape City, they will no longer be fooled by ape costumes. Just FYI. Now, on with the mail! » 9/17/14 8:00am 9/17/14 8:00am

WB Wants The Shazam Movie To Be Different, Which Means It'll Be "Fun"

Now that Dwayne Johnson has finally decided he wants the role of Black Adam, WB is happy to discuss the Shazam movie. WB clearly wants to stress how different it will be from its other DC cinematic endeavors — not least of which is the fact that apparently Shazam will not be part of the Justice League universe. » 9/04/14 7:40am 9/04/14 7:40am

The Justice League Movie Needs Women, Stat.

Can we be real for a moment? As a run-of-the mill DC Comics fan, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the follow-up film to Man of Steel, has been quite the shitshow. With recent (unconfirmed but totally happening) news that Jason Momoa has been cast as Aquaman and the casting of Ray Fisher as Cyborg (a purportedly… » 6/15/14 7:41pm 6/15/14 7:41pm

If This Is the DC Superhero Movie Schedule Through 2018, It's Insane

Hollywood entertainment columnist Nikki Finke launched her new news/gossip site today, and she did it with a doozy — the possible release calendar for Warner Bros.' DC superhero movies. If this list is true, it's bonkers — including Shazam, a Green Lantern/Flash team-up, and even Man of Steel 2. » 6/12/14 1:53pm 6/12/14 1:53pm

This 5-Minute Extended Flash Trailer Is The Justice League We Want

This five-minute extended trailer for the Flash TV show is basically the whole first episode boiled down to a series of highlights — and it's a thing of pure beauty. They completely nail the heart of the superheroic origin story, in which the hero gets powers randomly — but chooses greatness. » 5/15/14 11:22am 5/15/14 11:22am

Is Lupita Nyong'o Playing Asajj Ventress in Star Wars: Episode VII?

And there are a whole lot more wild rumors for Star Wars Episode VII where that came from. Marvel could be making another Incredible Hulk movie after Avengers 2. There are contradictory rumors about the fate of Superman in Superman Vs. Batman. And Eve Myles talks the return of Torchwood. Spoilers now! » 5/05/14 6:00am 5/05/14 6:00am

Which Major Marvel Character Was Almost In X-Men: Days of Future Past?


Andrew Garfield talks about what scene he wanted added to Amazing Spider-Man 2. Stan Lee hints at his Guardians of the Galaxy cameo. And our first look at a returning guest star in Arrow's season finale. Plus, are we finally going to get an official Star Wars cast this week? Spoilers now! » 4/29/14 6:00am 4/29/14 6:00am

It's Official: Superman Vs. Batman Will Lead Right Into Justice League!

And apparently Superman Vs. Batman is the official title. Also, there's tons of Guardians of the Galaxy info. Matt Reeves explains how the original Planet of the Apes follows from the upcoming Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. And Maisie Willaims talks Arya Stark's past and future. Spoilers now! » 4/28/14 6:00am 4/28/14 6:00am

​The time Batman fought evil with the power of racism

Batman's had a pretty spectacular career, but even the Caped Crusader has a few moments he'd like to forget. Chief among them would probably be his first live-action excursion, a serial released in 1943 that featured Bats squaring off against a mad Japanese scientist/horrible stereotype. So if you want to check out… » 2/03/14 2:40pm 2/03/14 2:40pm