Olivia Wilde To Direct Untitled Marvel Movie For Sony Pictures

Hot off the presses! Deadline is reporting that Olivia Wilde has closed a deal to direct a mysterious, female-led Marvel project for Sony Pictures. Additionally, Wilde herself will pen the screenplay alongside her writing partner Katie Silberman. Amy Pascal is producing. According to the outlet, Wilde came close to passing on the project due to … Continue reading Olivia Wilde To Direct Untitled Marvel Movie For Sony Pictures

Sam Raimi Taking Over As Director On ‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel

Sam Raimi launched the modern era of modern superhero movies with 2002's Spider-Man. After almost two decades away from the genre, it appears he's set to make his return. According to Variety, Raimi is currently in talks to take over as director for Marvel Studios on Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Raimi will … Continue reading Sam Raimi Taking Over As Director On ‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel

Spider-Man Staying In MCU After All

My Spider-sense is tingling! It was reported not long ago that Sony and Disney would not be re-upping their deal to keep Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Well we can all rest assured now as it seems the two parties have come to an understanding, at least for the time being. Courtesy of Variety, … Continue reading Spider-Man Staying In MCU After All

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Officially Tops ‘Avatar’ To Become Highest Grossing Film Ever

Avatar's nine-year reign atop the all-time worldwide box office has come to an end. After more than twelves weeks of release, Avengers: Endgame has finally crawled passed the former champion. Marvel Studios head honcho Kevin Feige made the announcement Saturday during the Marvel Studios Hall H panel at San Diego Comic Con: "Thanks to you, Avengers: … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Officially Tops ‘Avatar’ To Become Highest Grossing Film Ever

‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel Gets A Title & Release Date, Will Feature Scarlet Witch

Marvel Studios announced Saturday during their Hall H panel at San Diego Comic Con a slate of upcoming new projects which run through 2021. Among them the Doctor Strange sequel, now officially titled Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. More surprisingly we learned that the film will co-star Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch. Scott Derrickson … Continue reading ‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel Gets A Title & Release Date, Will Feature Scarlet Witch

Taika Waititi Officially Directing ‘Thor 4,’ Puts ‘Akira’ On Hold

Taika Waititi is returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the What We Do in the Shadows filmmaker has signed on to both write and direct a follow-up to Thor: Ragnarok, which Waititi also directed. The outlet is reporting that Thor 4 is taking immediate precedence over Warner Bro's Akira, which … Continue reading Taika Waititi Officially Directing ‘Thor 4,’ Puts ‘Akira’ On Hold

Yes, Sam Raimi’s Scrapped ‘Spider-Man 4’ Still Haunts Him

Evil Dead originator Sam Raimi helped usher in the modern era of comic book movies with his original Spider-Man trilogy starring Tobey Maguire. However, it's his unmade fourth Marvel Movie that still haunts the filmmaker to this day. While sitting down with Yahoo to promote the hungry alligator thriller Crawl, which he produced, and with … Continue reading Yes, Sam Raimi’s Scrapped ‘Spider-Man 4’ Still Haunts Him

Every ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Ranked From Blandest To Best

Spider-Man: Far From Home finally hit theaters this past week. What better time to reflect back on all the web head's stand-alone films up to this point? While we're at it let's give them all a definite ranking for the rest of the world to go by. Sounds good and official, doesn't it? For the … Continue reading Every ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Ranked From Blandest To Best

Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’ Adds Salma Hayek

The Eternals is shaping up to feature one of Marvel's  most impressive casts yet. Courtesy of The Wrap, Salma Hayek is currently in negotiations to join the upcoming Marvel Studios project. If the talks go through, the actress will join an already stellar cast cast in Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani and Angelina Jolie. The Rider … Continue reading Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’ Adds Salma Hayek

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Review: Not So Far From ‘Homecoming’ After All

Directed by: Jon Watts Starring: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Jon Favreau, Jacob Batalon, Marisa Tomei  Written by: Chris McKenna (II) & Erik Sommers Running time: 115 minutes Rating: PG-13 (for sci-fi action violence, some language and brief suggestive comments) Release date: July 2, 2019 Studio: Sony Pictures **Please excuse the vagueness with which I … Continue reading ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Review: Not So Far From ‘Homecoming’ After All