Articles By Kevin Melrose
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Thu, October 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books
Comic Book Resources has learned that Marvel is expected to lay off as many as 15 employees today in what's being characterized as a cost-cutting measure, and not based on performance. UPDATED 6:33 p.m. PDT
Mon, October 17th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
The second-season premiere of "The Walking Dead" attracted 7.3 million viewers in its first airing, a 38-percent increase from its series debut. It also set a cable record for viewers in the adults 18-49 demo.
Thu, October 13th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Marvel Studios confirmed this afternoon that "Monster" writer/director Patty Jenkins will helm "Thor 2," which is set to open on Nov. 15, 2013.
Wed, September 14th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Fox has picked up the rights to DC Comics' The Spectre, with "John Doe" creator Brandon Camp writing a drama about an ex-cop serving in limbo who seeks earthly vengeance of behalf of the dead.
Fri, August 5th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Warner Bros. has debuted the first image of Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle in "The Dark Knight Rises," the conclusion of director Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy.
Wed, July 27th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Frank Darabont, who was instrumental in bringing Robert Kirkman's comic "The Walking Dead" to television, has reportedly stepped down as showrunner for AMC's hit zombie series.
Mon, July 25th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Once all the ticket sales were tallied, it turned out "Captain America: The First Avenger" grossed $65.1 million in its opening weekend, falling short of the $65.7 million earned by "Thor" in May.
Sun, July 24th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Marvel's "Captain America: The First Avenger" grossed an estimated $65.8 million in its first weekend, inching past "Thor" for the best debut for a superhero movie this year.
Sat, July 23rd, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
The finale of Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter" franchise slipped to No. 2 at the domestic box office as Marvel's "Captain America: The First Avenger" roared out of the gate Friday with a $28.5 million haul.
Wed, July 20th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Sony Pictures has released the official teaser trailer for "The Amazing Spider-Man," director Marc Webb's reboot of the superhero film franchise.
Mon, July 18th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
A week after bootlegged footage hit the Internet, Warner Bros. has released the official teaser trailer for "The Dark Knight Rises," the epic conclusion of Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy.
Thu, June 23rd, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Marvel and Paramount Pictures have premiered what’s likely the final theatrical trailer for “Captain America: The First Avenger,” director Joe Johnston’s highly anticipated comic-book adaptation.
Thu, June 2nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books
DC Comics has announced its same-day digital titles will be priced at $2.99 and "Justice League" will get a special $4.99 combo pack for print and digital, plus loads of retailer incentives. UPDATED
Tue, May 31st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books
In the wake of its "Flashpoint" event, DC Comics will re-number its entire superhero line, debuting more than 50 first issues in September to introduce "a more modern, diverse DC Universe." UPDATED
Tue, April 19th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
Warner Bros. has officially announced the long-rumored casting of Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight Rises," albeit in roles nobody expected.
Thu, February 17th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
In a week filled with comic-book television and movie news, the latest is Marvel and Paramount Pictures releasing a brand new theatrical trailer for the Kenneth Branagh-directed "Thor."
Thu, January 13th, 2011 | Category: TV/Film
The first photograph of Andrew Garfield in his Spider-Man costume has surfaced online, featuring the unmasked actor in the familiar yet slightly different costume in what appears to be a post-battle moment.
Thu, November 11th, 2010 | Category: TV/Film
With the success of AMC's adaptation of "The Walking Dead," it's likely more non-superhero series will make their way to the small screen. CBR's staff came up with a list of ten titles that deserve that treatment.
Thu, August 6th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books
With the announcement that Marvel had acquired the rights to Marvelman, one voice in the long legal struggles surrounding the charcter hasn’t been heard from – Todd McFarlane. Until now. Updated