Apparently all news about the new Vampire Chronicles movie adaptations will now come to us via social media. Writer-director Josh Boone tweeted the below photo of Jared Leto with the caption “Lestat - there can be only one. #JaredLeto.”
Wakanda may be fake, but Wakandan is a real language. In scenes in Captain America: Civil War where actors playing Wakandans speak to each other, they’re speaking Xhosa, one of South Africa’s official languages.
If your movie theater of choice is operated by Regal, this discounted gift card essentially amounts to ten free dollars. That’s like a free large popcorn (hopefully)!
While Civil War II rages and DC plans its Rebirth, Valiant Comics is heading to the far future for its own summer comics event, 4001 A.D.—and with it comes an intriguing new character called the War Mother. We spoke with writer Fred Van Lente to talk about what this new hero will bring to 4001 A.D. and the Valiant…
With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hitting theaters in a mere seven months, it’s certainly too late for Lucasfilm to change the medium by which the film was made. But a Lego version of the movie’s first teaser trailer is so good, you’ve got to think this movie, in Lego, could have been simply incredible.
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The world’s most powerful superhero is doing great, until he goes crazy and starts killing anyone who stands in his way. Now, his former, less-powerful colleagues, must try to stop him. This is Mark Waid and Peter Krause’s Irredeemable, and a top notch director may soon bring it to life.
Jennifer Lawrence shared a brand new clip from X-Men: Apocalypse on her Facebook page. It shows pretty much the full “mutant fight club” bit we’ve seen in trailers, where the young Nightcrawler presumably makes his debut.
Over the years, characters made for Marvel’s live-action universe have been slowly making their way to the comics themselves. Now the Agents of SHIELD TV series’ greatest antagonist. Grant Ward, will join their ranks, making his Marvel Comics debut next week.
Greetings, mail-keteers! Besides figuring out Marvel’s Inhumans plans (as well as the TV future of Ms. Marvel), we’re going to learn how much input DC Comics’ Geoff Johns has on the WB movies, what the most unsatisfying part of Game of Thrones is, and why Syfy loves handjobs! (Reminder: Somehow I technically get paid…
Two episodes in and it’s already been a good year for the good guys on Game of Thrones. Sansa finally met up with Brienne. Tyrion made some dragon friends. And, well, something happened with that Snow guy, too. Now, Arya Stark has confirmed some more good news.
John Malkovich is always entertaining to watch, and he usually picks interesting and unusual material—which is why we’re excited to hear he’s joined the cast of Valley of the Gods, from Polish filmmaker Lech Majewski. He’ll play a “reclusive trillionaire” in the fantasy tale with supernatural elements.
Scientists have sustained human embryos in a petri dish for 13 days, shattering the previous record of nine days. The breakthrough will allow researchers to study early fetal development in unprecedented detail, and brings us one step closer to viable “artificial wombs.” But it’s adding fuel to an already heated…
Seriously, there has been way too much footage from Captain America: Civil War shown lately, amongst the millions and millions of TV spots and clips. But stuff like this goofy new promo from Chris Evans and a few friends is exactly the sort of silly advertising we can get behind.
Even with all the books and comics out there right now, Disney’s new Star Wars canon is still in its earliest days, especially when it comes to the time period between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. However, Claudia Gray’s new Leia-centric novel Bloodline, out this week, uncovers that mysterious era in some…
For a worrisome amount of time, Uncharted 4 feels like little more than a familiar, obligatory sequel, existing the way Mario Karts and Halos do to continue bolstering one faction in the ongoing console wars. Excellent, fresh ideas for these kinds of automatic sequels are not a prerequisite.
Artist Greg Capullo’s run on Batman with Scott Snyder came to a close last week, and under their tenure the Dark Knight has been amazing to read—and gorgeous to look at. To bid adieu to Capullo’s style, artist Rick Celis took some of Capullo’s most iconic covers from his time on Batman and gave them an animated twist.
We’ve seen the new teenagers with attitude in their civilian looks already, but finally, we get to see what this new cinematic take on the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers looks like post-transformation. They look like Tony Stark designed them.
There are about 20 minutes during the new Star Wars documentary Elstree 1976 that made me happier than I’ve been watching a movie in a long time. It’s when the 10 actors who star in the film are telling amazing, fascinating stories from the set of Star Wars. Stories no one has ever heard before.