BREAKING: Sources say, "LOL JK." In a previous editorial, I wrote a bit about a Hollywood Reporter "insider" that suggested that Ben Affleck would be "ushered" out of the DC films and not even be in the upcoming The Batman. However, at Comic-Con, Affleck dismissed the rumors. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnREl3UKG0Y&ab_channel=FlicksAndTheCity The problem here is all of the articles that assumed … Continue reading Thoughts on all the False “Rumors” and “Reports” on Films.
"Come together, right now" and watch the new Justice League trailer! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_6yBZKj-eo&ab_channel=WarnerBros.Pictures I love this trailer. It almost seems like it is promoting a different movie than the first trailer. Any awkward moments or dialogue are gone and it actually feels like it could be really fun. It is possible that this is because of Joss Wheadon's supposedly extensive … Continue reading New Comic-Con Justice League Trailer
Comic-Con is upon us and with it comes the geeky news we crave! According to the Hollywood Reporter, Ben Affleck may be hanging up the Bat-cape sooner than expected. The source claims the studio will "usher out Affleck's Batman gracefully... in one of the upcoming DC films." So, what does this mean? Will they recast? … Continue reading No More Batfleck? Harley Quin VS. the Joker? Why?
To counter my previous editorial on “Why X-Men: Dark Phoenix is not Looking Good,” I thought it would be fitting to share my optimism for X-Men: New Mutants and how it could revitalize the main entries in the franchise. The main reason for my optimism is that this film will be different. Director Josh Boone explained that … Continue reading Why X-Men: New Mutants is Looking Good
Spider-Man is back… again. This is the third iteration of the superhero in 15 years. It does seem a bit excessive, but things are different this time because Spider-Man is finally back home (hence the title) at Marvel where he belongs. When I heard Spider-Man would now exist in the same continuity as the rest … Continue reading Spider-Man: Homecoming Movie Review
Last week Kevin Feigie (president of Marvel Studios) and Amy Pascal (former Chairperson for Sony Pictures) had a very awkward interview in which Pascal contradicted Feigie's previous statements by claiming that the Venom movie is part of the MCU, but Pascal now seems to be backtracking. You can see my previous article about the interview here. Erik Davis, the interviewer and Managing Editor at … Continue reading Amy Pascal Backtracks on Her Claim That Venom is in the MCU
Ok, for those of you that don’t already know, Marvel and Sony teamed up to bring Spider-Man to the MCU. The reason for this is basically that Sony decided to abandon their planned Amazing Spider-Man universe due to the underperformance of The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Now, Sony plans on using characters they have rights to … Continue reading Um, Sony and Marvel are Apparently not on the Same Page about the MCU