​Why the Marvel/Netflix deal is the best decision they've ever made

Yesterday, Marvel announced a partnership with Netflix that will allow them to conquer television the same way they've conquered movies and comics. The deal, which will bring four separate superhero TV shows to Netflix's on-demand, online streaming service — as well as a miniseries — is not only brilliant, but good for … » 11/08/13 12:02pm 11/08/13 12:02pm

7 Superheroes Who Should Get Their Own Arrow-style TV Shows

It's still a little weird to say out loud, but The CW's Green Arrow show Arrow is good. Like, really good. Like, a perfect match of superheroics, accessibility and non-superheroic drama for mass audiences, and with no need for budget-busting special effects. It's possibly the perfect superhero TV show, and it got us… » 2/26/13 10:00am 2/26/13 10:00am

Sweet Christmas! Watch the Old Spice Guy play Luke Cage

We know that professional handsome man Isaiah Mustafa has talked to Marvel about the possibility of playing Luke Cage, and now check out this promo video of the actor as Power Man. Neat stuff, but there's no disco tiara. » 5/29/11 8:30am 5/29/11 8:30am

The strangest Spider-Man public service announcements ever


Spider-Man's a stand-up guy, and he'll go to bat for almost any good cause. Unfortunately, the fact that he's an arachno-sapien in a bodysuit transforms any serious attempt at advocacy into a perplexing tableau. Here are 10 odd Spider-PSAs. » 10/17/10 8:45pm 10/17/10 8:45pm

I'm pretty sure this ad occurs in an alternate Marvel universe where…

Emma Stone is officially playing Gwen Stacy in Spider-Man, not Mary…

The Hulk and his fellow Avengers have got plenty of movies left in them. The new Green Lantern website includes the film's villain. Plus a weird Runaways casting rumor, Chief Tyrol's guest spot on Eureka, and more! Spoilers for you! » 10/06/10 6:00am 10/06/10 6:00am

Dumbledore comes to Doctor Who, X-Men prequel finds young Beast and…

New plot details for Simon Pegg's alien comedy Paul! Doctor Who's Christmas episode adds some stars! Christopher Nolan discusses Inception's philosophical and cinematic undertones. Set-pics reveal more about Transformers 3. X-Men prequel casting becomes official! Will Edward Norton join Avengers? » 7/12/10 6:00am 7/12/10 6:00am

The Buddy Superhero Movie Of The Century

Awesome Marvel superheroes Power Man and Iron Fist have both had movies in development hell for nearly a decade — so why not put them together in one movie? After all, it worked in the comics. Up-and-comer Malcolm Lee ( Soul Men » 10/20/08 8:20am 10/20/08 8:20am, ) threw his director's hat into the comic-book ring, calling a Power Man/Iron Fist movie…

The Ultimate Blaxploitation Scifi Hero Finally Has A Movie

An African American man goes to prison for a crime he doesn't commit, where he's subjected to weird experiments at the hands of a scientist who tries to kill him. It could be a horror movie, but it's actually the origin of Luke Cage, comics' most famous blaxploitation hero. Transformers star Tyrese Gibson says he's… » 5/20/08 1:47pm 5/20/08 1:47pm