Doctor Strange, Ant-Man Confirmed As Marvel Phase Three Films

By:  Sean O’Connell According to Marvel Studios, the doctor is in, and he’ll be ready to see you in the company’s planned Phase Three of programming. The “Phases” are the way that Marvel President Kevin Feige has been breaking up the stages of Marvel movies. Phase One consisted of the various origin stories for Iron Man, Captain America and Thor. It includedIron Man 2 and concluded with … Continue reading Doctor Strange, Ant-Man Confirmed As Marvel Phase Three Films

Spider-Man Producer Planning Series Of Superhero Stories Based On Chinese Mythology

By: Sean O’Connell Hollywood producers have been eyeballing China as a territory to explore for a while. Lately, lip service has turned into action, with projects like Iron Man 3 choosing to shoot scenes in Beijing to strengthen partnerships with Chinese filmmakers and producing teams. Now Marvel and Sony guru Avi Arad is taking potential partnerships one step further with a series of superhero projects … Continue reading Spider-Man Producer Planning Series Of Superhero Stories Based On Chinese Mythology

Kevin Feige Promises Iron Man 3 Won’t Be Too Serious

By: Kristy Puchko Joss Whedon’s The Avengers was a big, bold and intensely fun movie that offered jaw-dropping action sequences, face-offs that had fanboys and fangirls uncontrollably geeking out, and plenty of witty one-liners. Most admirably, no member of the assembled ensemble seemed to outshine any other. But now with Iron Man 3 geared up for its spring release, the focus goes back to the … Continue reading Kevin Feige Promises Iron Man 3 Won’t Be Too Serious

Captain America 2 Hires Community Producers Joe And Anthony Russo To Direct

By: Katey Rich They seemed like total longshots when they made the rumored shortlist for directors back in March, but it seems unlikely dreams really can come true:Variety reports that Joe and Anthony Russo, former producers of the sitcom Community, have been tapped to direct Captain America 2, the upcoming sequel to the hit Marvel movie that’s set for a release date of April 4, … Continue reading Captain America 2 Hires Community Producers Joe And Anthony Russo To Direct

New Avengers Featurette Explains Black Widow’s Expanded Role On The Team

By: Sean O’Connell In the grand scheme of things, Black Widow isn’t a household name like Iron Man, Captain America or Thor. But Scarlett Johansson certainly has name recognition (and facial recognition), so it’s no real surprise that Marvel Studios is rolling out a character featurette with The Avengers on the horizon to alert audiences – primarily female ticket buyers – that there’s a lady … Continue reading New Avengers Featurette Explains Black Widow’s Expanded Role On The Team

Guy Pearce Joins Iron Man 3 As Geneticist Aldrich Killian

Author: Katey Rich Between his standout starring role in the B-movie Lockout and his upcoming part in the ensemble of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, Guy Pearce is having a great year in the spotlight. Now he seems to be making sure that winning streak continues into 2013. Variety reports that Pearce is close to singing on to Iron Man 3, the superhero sequel in which he’d … Continue reading Guy Pearce Joins Iron Man 3 As Geneticist Aldrich Killian