THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN: THE SECRET OF THE UNICORN
Deadline reports that Steven Spielberg will bring footage from the film to Comic-Con on July 22nd. "Spielberg will be presented with the Inkpot award, which Comic-Con apparently gives out every year," they write.
Directed by Steven Spielberg, release date: December 23, 2011
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES
It seems the Tumbler has been restored. Superhero Hype has this photo of the "Begins" Batmobile and what appears to be the Batpod under a tarp:
I'm kind of glad they didn't attempt to redesign the car ... that sort of thinking led to "Toyetic" films like "Batman & Robin."
Release date: July 20th, 2012
CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER
Chris Evans tells MTV News at little bit about his costume and how it'll be different in "The Avengers":
Meanwhile, Ain't It Cool News reports composer Alan Menken has written a theme song for the film called "Star Spangled Man." They suggest the song, written in the style of patriotic WWII music, will be used in the scene where Cap goes on tour with the USO. Also, Spinoff Online has new photos of the Red Skull, including this shot of the handsome fellow:
Starring Chris Evans, release date: July 22nd, 2011
COWBOYS & ALIENS
Yahoo! Movies has your first clip from the film:
And Superhero Hype has another:
Starring Daniel Craig, release date: July 29th, 2011
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN
Geek Tyrant has this up-close look at the new Spider-Man mask:
I never thought of Spidey's costume as spandex, so texture is always a good feature.
Release date: May 28th, 2012
Okay, three more dwarves (courtesy of IGN): Bofur, Bombur, and Bifur.
Release date: December 14th, 2012 & December 13th, 2013
THE WALKING DEAD
Spinoff Online reports that a preview of the upcoming second season will be attatched to the season four premiere of AMC's "Breaking Bad" on Sunday.
Airs: Fall 2011
OUT ON THE TRAIL
So I'm on the road again as the weeks in orbit around Comic-con are filled with odd press opportunities. I'll tell you more about this one later. Meanwhile, if any of you in the great, wide Internet discover something awesome, disheartening, or just plain weird, let us know! Take credit, come up with a clever nickname, or go anonymous. The choice is yours. Fresh rumors and movie news every weekday morning. I am Erik Amaya, bracing for the future threat of using a shotgun.
Tags: the adventures of tintin, the dark knight rises, captain america, cowboys & aliens, the amazing spider-man, the hobbit, the walking dead