Watchmen, Magneto, The Spirit: November 13th Comic Reel

Thu, November 13th, 2008 at 7:48am PST | Updated: November 13th, 2008 at 9:31am

TV/Film
Hannibal Tabu, Columnist

WATCHMEN

When he talked to Dark Horizons, director Zack Snyder revealed some big spoilers about the film's ending that might make some fans of the property pretty unhappy.

The new trailer will debut on Yahoo! Movies at 5PM today, so keep your browsers tuned for that.

Release date: March 6, 2009, starring Patrick Wilson, Jackie Earle Haley and Malin Ackerman.

X-MEN ORIGINS: MAGNETO

Producer Lauren Shuler Donner talked to Empire Magazine about what to expect from the prequel. "We have a script on Magneto which is actually sort of Magneto and Charles Xavier," she said. "It's Erik and Charles in their early, early years."

Directed and written by David Goyer.

THE SPIRIT

Who's got a gang of production stills from the Frank Miller-helmed adaptation? IESB does.

Starring Gabriel Macht, Samuel L. Jackson, release date: December 25th, 2008.

HEROES

Actor Milo Ventimiglia stopped by to speak to CBR News about Petrelli family issues and his new Devil's Due comic book.

Next episode: Monday, November 17, "It's Coming."

HERO

According to the Variety, Showtime is developing an hourlong project from comic book icon Stan Lee based on the Perry Moore novel "Hero," which depicts the life of a gay superhero.

No release date announced.

LET'S DO LUNCH

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