Archive for July, 2017
Jackie Earle Haley opens up and explains why there were no sequels ever made to the 2009 live-action Watchmen film. Before director Zack Snyder was involved in the DCEU — where he was tasked with bringing iconic characters like Superman and Batman to life on the big screen — the filmmaker was responsible for another live-action adaptation of one of the most beloved and well-regarded comic book’s of all time with 2009’s Watchmen. While the film was met with divisive reviews upon its initial theatrical release eight years ago, the fan base for the film has been steadily growing ever since.
However, there have been curiously no talks or movement made from Warner ...
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[SPOILERS for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.]
At least one Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 actor wants Yondu’s original team of Ravagers back for more cosmic action in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Michael Rosenbaum, who played Martinex in the film, is interested in bringing his character back to the big screen.
Covered in CGI, Rosenbaum was barely recognizable when he appeared as Martinex, a character whose skin is made up of silicon crystal. Martinex was seen briefly in scenes with Sylvester Stallone’s Stakar and was present during that character’s confrontation with Yondu over the trafficking of ...
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It may have been created specifically for syndication and never held a prime time slot, but Xena: Warrior Princess was one of the shows that defined the 1990s. Alongside Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Xena ruled the late-night airwaves for six whole seasons before wrapping up the hero’s tale in a two-part series finale in 2001.
For the uninitiated, the show followed Xena (played by Lucy Lawless) and her partner Gabrielle as they traveled through a fantasy version of ancient Greece, saving villages from mythological monsters and dealing with gods like Ares and Aphrodite.
Was it campy? Yes. Were the ...
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