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By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

‘Baby Driver’ satisfies fan by mixing action, music with ‘heart’

“A heist film with heart” was the description by one reviewer of Baby Driver as writer/director Edgar Wright’s pet project has been earning praise from fans and critics. What feels like a summer, More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

‘The Dark Tower’ delayed to summer 2017, ‘Jumanji’ delayed to next Christmas

Sony Pictures has made several changes to its release schedule, moving some films and dating others for the first time. The Dark Tower is the long-awaited adaptation of the Stephen King fantasy series, moving More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Director Taika Waititi discusses Hulk talking, conscious in ‘Thor Ragnarok’

Director Taika Waititi spoke out about Marvel movies, directing Thor: Ragnarok and what fans will see, particularly from Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk which is confirmed to be appearing. Thor: Ragnarok will find Chris More...

By Zach Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Doug Liman tops FOX’s list of directors for ‘Gambit’

Fox may have another problem film on their hands as Gambit with Channing Tatum just lumbers along, not getting much closer to production. The latest news is that Doug Liman tops a list to direct, but even that seems/sounds More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

‘Amazing Stories’ to return with Bryan Fuller in control

While The Twilight Zone and The Outer Limits aren’t getting the remake treatment NBC appears to be making a move to partner with Bryan Fuller and Amblin TV to bring back Amazing Stories, originally created by More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 17th, 2015

‘Ant-Man’ review: Marvel goes ‘safe’ and ‘small’ to set up more films

Critics may load up the headlines with “insect” or “tiny” references to promote their review of Marvel’s latest film, Ant-Man, which is more about sentiment, family and humor than most More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, June 1st, 2015

Anthony Mackie confirmed for ‘Ant-man’ cameo as scene details emerge

Ant-Man made a splash in the new Empire Magazine, a big cover and photos. There’s info on the original screenplay by Edgar Wright, who left the movie over creative differences with Marvel as well as unexpected More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, June 9th, 2014
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Peyton Reed hired to direct ‘Ant-Man’ with Adam McKay as writer

Marvel is working quickly to keep Ant-Man on schedule with the news that Yes Man, Break-Up and Bring It On director Peyton Reed has been hired to lead the superhero film. Rumored director Adam McKay will actually More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Edgar Wright leaves ‘Ant-Man’ shocking Marvel fans

Marvel was rocked on Friday as director Edgar Wright surprised the pop culture world by dropping out of the 2015 Ant-Man film. Noting “differences in their vision of the film,” Marvel confirmed the news More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, February 10th, 2014

‘Hobbit’ and ‘Lost’ star Evangeline Lilly may join ‘Ant-Man’ as Paul Rudd’s love interest

Marvel made headlines by casting Michael Douglas and Paul Rudd in next year’s Ant-Man film. Now former Lost star Evangeline Lilly may be in line to join the film according to Variety. Lilly is top of director More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, December 20th, 2013
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Marvel confirms Paul Rudd will star as lead in ‘Ant-Man’ film

The rumors have been swirling, but the speculation can now be cast aside as Marvel Studios finally confirmed that Paul Rudd will play the next superhero in their expansive universe. According to an official press More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, November 28th, 2013
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Edgar Wright gives ‘Ant-Man’ update, not filmingin in London

Director Edgar Wright has been giving fans an update on the upcoming Ant-Man adaptation, revealing that the film will not shoot at Pinewood, as the studio appears to be completely booked. “Ironically, Ant-Man was More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

‘Ant-Man’ teased with new ‘behind the scene photo’ dropped by Edgar Wright

Edgar Wright has teased Ant-Man with a new photo. The behind the scene image, assumed to be from the set of his previous test reel, shows the hero in costume during filming. ‘Ant-Man’ teased with a More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Director Edgar Wright confirms Ultron is not part of ‘Ant-Man’

Ant-Man director Edgar Wright has confirmed that the villain Ultron will not appear in the film. Protagonist Hank Pym had a hand in creating the character in the Marvel Comics source material, but the Hot Fuzz filmmaker More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, July 13th, 2013

‘The World’s End’ director Edgar Wright confirms ‘Ant-Man’ script finished

While talking to Digital Spy, The World’s End director confirms that he and Joe Cornish have now completed work on their script for the Marvel flick: Ant-Man. Marvel Studios allowed Wright to delay production More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, May 4th, 2013

‘Ant-Man’ script headed to re-write, needs to fit Marvel Universe and may cast at end of year

Ant-Man is slated for a 2015 release, but Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige confirmed the script still needs some polish. In the new EW, Feige says the re-write will get the hero incorporated into the current More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, January 26th, 2013
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‘Ant-Man’ and ‘Doctor Strange’ to lead next phase of Marvel Films

Marvel is shelling out tons of updates on their upcoming films. An “Avengers 2” update followed news on “Iron Man 3” and now Marvel Studios CEO Kevin Feige talks about Phase 3 – the More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Zack Snyder and Robert Kirkman talk Superman, zombies and influences

Hero Complex Film Festival featured two of the superstars in Sci-Fi, comic book fandom with Robert Kirkman and Zack Snyder. Both were on-hand for Q&A session with fans at this weekend’s festival and some of More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

‘Man of Steel’ director Zack Snyder set for Film Festival to talk Superman and zombies

The Hero Complex Film Festival takes place May 18 thru 21 at the Regal Cinemas at Los Angeles. The Festival has just announced that director Zack Snyder (“300,” “Watchman,”) and Robert Kirkman, the creator More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 11th, 2011
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Script complete for Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’ film, not in ‘Avengers’

Joe Cornish revealed at the Kapow Comic Convention on Saturday that the “Ant-Man” script is complete and been submitted to Marvel Studios. “We delivered the second draft of ‘Ant-Man two days More...



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