Archive for February 10, 2018
Kevin Feige has revealed that Chadwick Boseman was Marvel’s “only choice” for the role of T’Challa in Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther (and the MCU as a whole).
In October 2014, Marvel officially announced that Black Panther would be part of the MCU’s Phase 3 slate. Then, it wasn’t much later that they revealed Chadwick Boseman (Get On Up) would be playing the titular character that comic book fans had waited years to see on the big screen. While Boseman was a relatively unknown actor to the general public, it certainly seems like Marvel made the right choice for their T’Challa. Boseman made his debut as Black Panther in 2016’s Captain America: Civil War, and ...
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Simply going to see a Marvel movie isn’t enough these days. When it comes to comic book film these new audiences are savvy, well read fans who demand proper representation of their favorite characters and story lines. As the Marvel Cinematic Universes grows and become mores successful, the fans insist on sequels, prequels, anthology films, post credit scenes, Easter eggs, cameos and as much fan service as their quivering little brains can take. Even if the audience demand met by a David Hasselhoff disco song, a Jeff Goldblum appearance, or a passing glimpse of a
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One DC fan has created a suitably epic edit, showing just how Superman’s big return could have played out in Justice League.
The Man of Steel’s resurrection in Justice League was perhaps one of the film’s strangest plots. While the film theoretically followed on from Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, it rewrote Superman’s role. He was presented as a beacon of hope that had been extinguished, rather than the conflicted hero of Snyder’s films. Meanwhile, the actual resurrection was achieved through Kryptonian science. Batman V Superman had dropped hints that Superman wasn’t really dead after all, with energy still emanating from his coffin. These were ignored.
One fan has clearly decided he could make this work a little better. He’s created a phenomenal edit, one that combines a recently-released deleted scene with clips from the previous DCEU movies. The result is, frankly, ...
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Marvel Television and Luke Cage star Mike Colter are mourning the loss of prolific actor Reg E. Cathey, whose final role was playing Luke Cage’s father in the upcoming season 2 of the Netflix series. Fans and the entertainment industry were shocked to learn of the sudden passing of Cathey, who died Friday at age 59 after a reported battle with lung cancer. Cathey, whose career spanned more than 30 years with more than 80 roles on both film and television, was perhaps best known for his turns in the TV dramas Oz, The Wire and House ... The post Reg E. Cathey’s Final Role Was Playing Luke Cage’s Father in Season 2 appeared first on Screen Rant.
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Bucky Barnes, a.k.a. the Winter Soldier, is one of the most intriguing and complex characters in the MCU. He was introduced as Captain America’s sidekick, but returned as a villain in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The last Marvel movie saw Bucky framed as a terrorist, and he ultimately became Zemo’s ultimate weapon. While Cap stood by his old friend, Tony Stark wanted nothing more than to see Bucky pay for his crimes – with his life.
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