Kevin Melrose

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Will Deathstroke Hunt The CW's "Arrow"?

Thu, June 7th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

The CW has debuted an extended trailer for "Arrow" that hints at the inclusion of a fan-favorite DC Comics villain who previously appeared on "Smallville" and "Teen Titans."

Warner Bros. Finds "Justice League" Screenplay Writer

Wed, June 6th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Warner Bros. has hired screenwriter Will Beall, who is already writing the studio's "Lethal Weapon" and "Logan's Run" reboots, to pen its big screen "Justice League" adaptation.

Marvel Releases First Official "Iron Man 3" Photo

Mon, June 4th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel has released the first image from the Shane Black-directed "Iron Man 3" along with the official announcement of production having commenced on the Robert Downey Jr.-starring sequel.

CW Debuts First "Arrow" Video Clip

Thu, May 17th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

The CW has released the first clip from the pilot episode of "Arrow." The Green Arrow adaptation will air Wednesday nights this Fall, alongside the network's long-running hit "Supernatural."

ABC Rejects "AKA Jessica Jones," Says "Hulk" Possible For Fall 2013

Tue, May 15th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

ABC has passed on the "AKA Jessica Jones" pilot based on Marvel's "Alias" by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Gaydos, but network President Paul Lee remains hopeful for a 2013 live-action "Incredible Hulk" series.

"The Avengers" Surpasses $1 Billion Worldwide

Sun, May 13th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel's "The Avengers" earned a record $103. 2 million in its second weekend of domestic release, helping to push its worldwide haul past the $1 billion mark in just 19 days.

The CW Picks Up "Arrow"

Fri, May 11th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

The CW has given a series order to "Arrow," the superhero drama created by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim and Andrew Kreisberg based on DC Comics' Green Arrow.

Universal In Talks To Make, Distribute "Kick-Ass 2"

Wed, May 9th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Universal Pictures is in talks to make and distribute "Kick-Ass 2," the sequel to Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of Mark Millar and John Romita Jr.'s comic series.

"The Avengers" Crosses $700 Million Mark In Under 2 Weeks

Tue, May 8th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel's "The Avengers" continues to break records, crossing the worldwide $700 million mark in under 2 weeks while extending its reach to other industries, causing a spike in Los Angeles shawarma sales.

"The Avengers" Continue To Smash Records, Takes In $207 Million In North American Opening Weekend

Mon, May 7th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

As Sunday's box office reports roll in with better-than-expected results, Marvel Studios has revised "The Avengers'" North American opening weekend's take to $207 million.

"The Avengers" Opens to Record-Breaking $200.3 Million

Sun, May 6th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel's "The Avengers" opened this weekend to a record-shattering $200.3 million in North America to become the largest domestic debut of all time. The film has earned $641.8 million worldwide in just 12 days.

"The Avengers" Rakes In $18.7M In Thursday Midnight Screenings

Fri, May 4th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel Studios' "The Avengers" opened to $18.7 Million in midnight screenings across North America, displacing "The Dark Knight" as the record holder for the largest-ever midnight opening for a super hero film.

New "Amazing Spider-Man" Trailer Arrives

Thu, May 3rd, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Ahead of the U.S. premiere of "The Avengers," Columbia Pictures has released the new theatrical trailer for "The Amazing Spider-Man," director Marc Webb's franchise reboot.

"Avengers'" Global Numbers On Track To Surpass $500 Million This Weekend

Tue, May 1st, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Current tracking has Marvel's blockbuster "The Avengers" poised to surpass ticket sales of $550 Million this weekend as the film opens in North America, China and Russia.

"The Dark Knight Rises" Screenshot Gallery

Tue, May 1st, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Can't check out Warner Bros. newest trailer for Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight Rises? CBR has you coverred with an extensive gallery of screenshots from the director's final Batman film.

Warner Bros. Debuts Epic "Dark Knight Rises" Trailer

Tue, May 1st, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Warner Bros. has premiered the ominous third trailer for "The Dark Knight Rises," director Christopher Nolan's third and final Batman film heralded as "the epic conclusion to the Dark Knight legend."

"The Avengers" Tops Overseas Box Office, Assembling $178 Million

Mon, April 30th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

Marvel's "The Avengers" debuted at No. 1 in 39 international markets, grossing $178.4 million in the ninth-highest overseas opening of all time. The Joss Whedon-directed film opens Friday in the U.S.

"The Avengers" Ticket Pre-Sales Surpass All Previous Marvel Films Combined

Thu, April 26th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

As if "The Avengers'" early tracking wasn't already impressive enough, the Joss Whedon-directed action film has now pre-sold more tickets than all the previous Marvel releases combined.

Kevin Feige, Marvel Studios and the Disney Crown

Wed, April 25th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

With Rich Ross out as Walt Disney Studios' chairman, Kevin Melrose looks at Marvel's movie-making history and explains why Disney may be eyeing Kevin Feige as Ross' replacement.

Guy Pearce to Appear in "Iron Man 3"

Fri, April 20th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film

"Memento" actor Guy Pearce is in final negotiations to play geneticist Aldrich Killian in Marvel's "Iron Man 3," based loosely on the 2005-2006 "Extremis" story arc by Warren Ellis.