Thor 2, Dark Knight Rises, Men in Black III: December 12th Comic Reel

Mon, December 12th, 2011 at 7:58am PST

TV/Film
Erik Amaya, Staff Writer

THOR 2

According to Heat Vision, Marvel has its eyes on two potential directors to replace Patty Jenkins. Both Alan Taylor and Daniel Minahan hail from the cable TV world where they have both directed episodes of "Game of Thrones." Taylor also directed the film "Palookaville." Additionally, Marvel is looking for a new writer. The article claims that the shortlist includes "John Collee, whose credits include 'Happy Feet' and 'Master and Commander: Far Side of the World,' Robert Rodat, the scribe who created the TNT show 'Falling Skies' and wrote 'Saving Private Ryan,' and Roger Avary, best known for sharing an Oscar with Quentin Tarantino for writing 'Pulp Fiction.' I've got to say that John Milius would make a great writer/director for this thing. He wrote "Apocalypse Now" and directed the original "Conan the Barbarian." Perfect credits to take the reigns of a "Thor" film, I should think.

Starring Chris Hemsworth, release date: November 13th, 2013

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES

MTV News has a new poster for the film, which makes a rather stark statement:

Release date: July 20th, 2012

MEN IN BLACK III

Various sites, including Ain't It Cool News, are pointing to video of the film's first trailer:

Release date: May 25th, 2012

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

Just in case you missed it, Spinoff Online has your first look at the new poster for the film, which is also gray and stark:

All joking aside, I think its a good poster.

Release date: May 28th, 2012

SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL

The Man of Steel Facebook Community recently added a few more photos, including this one of Michael Shannon apparently racing to set in his Zod costume:

Directed by Zack Snyder, release date: June 14th 2013

G.I. JOE 2: RETALIATION

Collider links to this video from Entertainment Tonight teasing the premiere of the trailer:

Release date: June 29th, 2012

THE AVENGERS

Scarlett Johansson discusses the possibility of a Black Widow spinoff with Superhero Hype. "I think that Marvel has a very personal relationship with their fans, and I think if the fans want it, and the audience wants it, nothing's impossible. I would love to explore that option as well. Like I said, I love the character and it would be nice to see something nice and gritty," she says. "I've heard nothing [so far]. You know how it goes. Sometimes two days before, it's like 'And here's your next mission.'"

Directed by Joss Whedon & starring everybody, release date: May 4th, 2012

"I LIKE IT!"

It's one day to the Blu-ray release of "The Rocketeer" and I cannot be happier about it. Amazon sent me a shipping notice yesterday, so maybe I'll even have it tonight. 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, anticipating the future threat of a young Jennifer Connelly in 1080p.

TAGS:  thor 2, the dark knight rises, men in black iii, the amazing spider-man, man of steel, gi joe retaliation, the avengers

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