Kevin Melrose

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College Students Dress Up as Spider-Man for New World Record

Mon, October 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A London costume party brought together 398 college students to set a new Guinness World Record for Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Spider-Man.

Affleck Promises, "Batman V Superman" Won’t Be Anything Like "Daredevil"

Mon, October 6th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Conceding "I have regrets about 'Daredevil,'" Ben Affleck assures that his upcoming turn as the Dark Knight won’t repeat the mistakes of his 2003 film.

Supreme Court Won't Intervene in Shuster-DC Fight Over Superman

Mon, October 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene in the copyright dispute between the Shuster Estate and DC Comics, effectively ending the battle over Superman.

"Naruto" Manga to End in November

Mon, October 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Naruto," Masashi Kishimoto's bestselling ninja manga, will come to an end next month after a 15-year run.

Comic-Con International Returns Alternative Press Expo to Dan Vado

Sat, October 4th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The SLG publisher, who founded APE in 1994, will assume ownership once again, and move the show from San Francisco back to San Jose.

Robert Downey Jr. Talks "Iron Man 4," Suggests Mel Gibson as Director

Fri, October 3rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Acknowledging Tony Stark's future is “being talked about on a bunch of different levels,” the actor doesn’t rule out suiting up for a fourth solo film.

"Guardians of the Galaxy" Soundtrack Gets Mondo Vinyl Release

Fri, October 3rd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Mondo is headed to the far reaches of space with a deluxe vinyl release of the hit movie soundtrack to "Guardians of the Galaxy."

"Guardians of the Galaxy" FX Reel Takes Us From Green Screen to Deep Space

Thu, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Effects house Method Studios offers a behind the scenes look at the digital worlds & holographic images created for the Marvel Studios blockbuster.

Amazon, iTunes Add Racism Warning to "Tom and Jerry" Shorts

Thu, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Classic "Tom and Jerry" cartoons are now accompanied by disclaimers on Amazon Prime and iTunes warning viewers of "ethnic and racial prejudices."

Working Iron Man Gauntlet Fires Actual Missiles

Thu, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Like Tony Stark, custom-props builder Patrick Priebe likes to update his Iron Man armor - this time making it able to fire an honest-to-goodness missile.

Smith, Johns & Amell's (Green) Arrow Join Cast of "LEGO Batman 3"

Thu, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: Video Games

Kevin Smith, Geoff Johns and a voiced-by-Stephen Amell Green Arrow are the latest playable characters to join the next "LEGO Batman" game.

Is Ethan Hawke Marvel's Doctor Strange? Probably Not, But He'd Be Interested

Thu, October 2nd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

While the latest "Doctor Strange" casting rumor appears to have been shot down, the star of "Sinister" indicates he'd take the call from director Scott Derrickson.

Final Trailer for Nolan's "Interstellar" Lands

Wed, October 1st, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

The third and final trailer for Christopher Nolan's sci-fi epic has debuted, showcasing the film’s stunning visual effects and the story's high stakes.

Marvel-Kirby Dispute is Over, But Larger Copyright Issues Remain

Wed, October 1st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Although Marvel and the Kirby estate have settled their long-running legal dispute, there's still a gray area surrounding work-for hire before 1978.

"Tetris" to Become Live-Action Film, If All the Pieces Fall Into Place

Tue, September 30th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

The producers of 1995's "Mortal Kombat" film hope to transform classic puzzle game "Tetris" into “a very big, epic sci-fi movie.”

"Walking Dead" Season 4 Gets Bad Lip Reading and a Rapping Carl

Tue, September 30th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

If you don't enjoy this "Walking Dead" Bad Lip Reading, then in the immortal misread words of Carl Grimes, “You can NOT handle the flow, son!”

Batman Gets his Own Epic Burger at McDonald's Hong Kong

Mon, September 29th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Forget the McRib -- McDonald's Hong Kong has rolled out its line of Justice League-themed meals, starting with the Batman Diner Double Beef.

"Legend of Korra" Book 4 Trailer Arrives

Fri, September 26th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Just a week ahead of the premiere of Book 4, Nickelodeon has released the official trailer for the final season of the fan-favorite animated series.

"Y: The Last Man" Film Dead, Rights Revert to Vaughan, Guerra

Fri, September 26th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Once slated to direct the movie adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra's series, Dan Trachtenberg confirms rights have reverted back to its creators.

These Marvel-Themed Cereals Would Make Mornings Easier

Thu, September 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Following in the sugar-coated footsteps of Spider-Man in the '90s, a pair of designers have dreamed up some contemporary Marvel breakfast cereals.