Tag: Marvel Studios

Who Could Be The New Spider-Man?!

Posted: February 15, 2015 at 4:59 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local

Finally.  After years of speculation and two lackluster (albeit not from a money making stand point) entries into the Spider-Man mythos, Disney/Marvel and Sony Pictures have come to an agreement to share the rights to The Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man. This deal will bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and will allow Marvel to […]

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New York City Comic Con 2013 – All News and Announcements

Posted: October 18, 2013 at 3:57 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local, Movie News, Television

New York City hosted it’s annual Comic Con this past weekend.  Much like all the other major cities that host a Comic Convention, there are a plethora of news, reveals, and announcements.  This show was no different.  Every publisher made some big announcements, but yet again, Marvel Comics and Marvel Studios stole the show. I’ll […]

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The Long Box – Comic Book Casting: The Punisher

Posted: February 9, 2013 at 5:53 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local

The Punisher has been in what I like to call “movie jail”.   Despite three feature films, it has never found traction with audiences or critics.  In 1989, the first film starred Dolph Lundgren and went straight to video (never a good sign). The second was released in theaters in 2004 and starred Thomas Jane. […]

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The Long Box: Comic Book Casting Call – Daredevil

Posted: November 8, 2012 at 10:29 am   /   Comic Books, Film, Local

Back in 2003, Fox acquired the rights to Daredevil during the initial surge of interest in comic based films.  The original cast was Ben Affleck as Matt Murdock, Jennifer Garner as Elektra, Michael Clarke Duncan as The Kingpin, and Colin Farrell as Bullseye.  The movie opened to mixed reviews.  A sequel was discussed but never […]

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First Look: “Captain America: The First Avenger” Poster

Posted: February 4, 2011 at 10:24 pm   /   Local, Movie News

We’ve gotten plenty of looks of Chris Evans in costume for Captain America: The First Avenger, but what do we think of the first poster? My opinion? Looks pretty solid to me. I’m not totally sold on Evans as Captain America yet, but he certainly looks the part. I think I’ll be able to make […]

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Joss Whedon’s “The Avengers” Gets a Release Date

Posted: August 11, 2010 at 11:34 pm   /   Local, Movie News

SuperheroHype.com has learned from Paramount Pictures that the Marvel Supergroup film, The Avengers, is on track to start filming in February of 2011, and the film will be released May 4, 2012. The film which is being directed by Joss Whedon, whose only film credit is 2005’s Serenity, and will star Robert Downey Jr. as […]

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Leaked “Thor” Comic Con Trailer Starring Anthony Hopkins, Chris Hemsworth, and Natalie Portman

Posted: July 29, 2010 at 12:34 pm   /   HD Movie Trailers, Local

Here we have the first footage from next year’s summer opener, Thor. The footage was screened this year at San Diego Comic Con, and has now leaked onto the internet. The quality isn’t the greatest, but it much better than most leaked trailers tend to be. (A lot of them look as if they were […]

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First Photo of “The Avengers” Cast On Stage Together at San Diego Comic Con

Posted: July 26, 2010 at 11:00 pm   /   Local, Movie News

The Avengers could possibly be the biggest comic book film ever made. (Not necessarily the best, but definitely the biggest.) So, when at San Diego Comic Con they announced the entire cast list it was quite impressive to see. It will probably look even more impressive once the Thor and Captain America films come out […]

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Someone Stabbed In Hall H at San Diego Comic Con? Don’t Believe Everything You Hear!

Posted: July 25, 2010 at 12:55 am   /   Local, Movie News

Right now the internet is all abuzz about the recent “stabbing” that happened a Hall H at the 2010 San Diego Comic Con.  In the internet reports a man wearing a Harry Potter t-shirt stabbed another attendee in or around the eye with a pen. The squabble was apparently over a seat. The incident took […]

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Joss Whedon Confirmed to be Directing Marvel’s “The Avengers”

Posted: July 23, 2010 at 3:59 pm   /   Local, Movie News

It has technically only been a rumor now for a few months, but today at San Diego Comic Con it was confirmed that Firefly creator Joss Whedon will be taking the reins of the Marvel supergroup film, The Avengers. Whedon talked about the upcoming Avengers film during a panel on which he shared the stage […]

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