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Singling Out Marvel's Film Rights Head Scratchers

Singling Out Marvel's Film Rights Head Scratchers

We put the "first appearance" rule to the test to see if it really determines which movie studios can claim film rights for Marvel characters.

T'Challa Graces the Cover of

T'Challa Graces the Cover of "Time," "Wired" in Fan-made Promo Images

Comic Books, Film

Black Panther fan Darian Robbins has started the marketing campaign for Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" movie with mock magazine covers and more.

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Singling Out Marvel's Film Rights Head Scratchers

Singling Out Marvel's Film Rights Head Scratchers

Comic Books, Film

We put the "first appearance" rule to the test to see if it really determines which movie studios can claim film rights for Marvel characters.

1 hour ago
by Brett White
Fraction & Zdarsky Sign, Sketch & Seal 1,000 Copes of

Fraction & Zdarsky Sign, Sketch & Seal 1,000 Copes of "Sex Criminals" #11

Comic Books

When "Sex Criminals" #11 goes out, every issue will be sold bagged, but only 1,000 will contain a sketch and signature from the creative team.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Gunn Confirms Appearance of Star-Lord's Father in

Gunn Confirms Appearance of Star-Lord's Father in "Guardians 2" & More

Film

After announcing he had completed the script, "Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn confirmed that Star-Lord's father would appear in the sequel.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
James Wan Officially On Board to Direct Both

James Wan Officially On Board to Direct Both "Aquaman" and "Robotech"

Film

Following the massive success of "Furious 7," James Wan has reportedly sign on to direct both "Aquaman" for Warner Bros. and "Robotech" for Sony.

2 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Movie Legends Revealed: Was O.J. Simpson Originally Going to Play The Terminator?

Movie Legends Revealed: Was O.J. Simpson Originally Going to Play The Terminator?

Film

Travel to the past and learn whether O.J. Simpson was originally going to star as the cyborg assassin in James Cameron's sci-fi classic.

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REVIEW: With

REVIEW: With "Spy," Melissa McCarthy Delivers The Best Comedy Of The Year

Film

We already knew Paul Feig and Melissa McCarthy could do comedy, but "Spy" doles out action sequences that are just as strong as its jokes.

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A History of Trans Characters at DC and Marvel

A History of Trans Characters at DC and Marvel

Comic Books

CSBG examines DC and Marvel's history with trans characters, from "Sandman" in 1991 to "Angela: Asgard's Assassin" in 2015.

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Adidas Assembles Line of Avengers Basketball Sneakers

Adidas Assembles Line of Avengers Basketball Sneakers

Comic Books, Film

Adidas is rolling out a series of retro basketball silhouettes based on four of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes.

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"Hannibal's" Mikkelsen Talks Bloody Aftermaths & His Serial Killer Swagger

TV

Mads Mikkelsen discusses Dr. Lecter's new lease on life and the importance of the presence of the psychotic Red Dragon.

3 hours ago
Joel McHale Boards

Joel McHale Boards "The X-Files" Revival

TV

The “Community” star is the first new face to join the six-episode miniseries, playing an unlikely ally for Fox Mulder.

3 hours ago
Warner Bros. Film Head Talks DC vs. Marvel, Dark Superhero Films

Warner Bros. Film Head Talks DC vs. Marvel, Dark Superhero Films

Film

In a new interview, WB exec Greg Silverman shares his take on the differences between DC and Marvel's film strategies, "seriousness" and more.

4 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Katniss Heads to War in First

Katniss Heads to War in First "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2" Still

Comic Books

In the first still from the film, Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss Everdeen leads a small team that includes Gale and Finnick with her signature bow and arrow.

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New

New "Mission: Impossible" Character Posters Urge You To "Go Rogue"

Film

Paramount Pictures urges audiences to “Go Rogue” in new character posters for Tom Cruise’s next outing as Ethan Hunt.

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EXCLUSIVE:

EXCLUSIVE: "Disney Infinity 3.0" Art Director Discusses Obi-Wan's "Infinitized" Look

Video Games

"Disney Infinity" VP of Art Development Jeff Bunker discusses developing the look and style of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi in the new video game.

4 hours ago
by Paul Semel

"Boruto: Naruto The Movie" Will Get A Comedy Manga Tie-In

Comic Books

The comedy collaboration, featuring super-deformed art by Kenji Taira, will be released Aug. 1 in Japan, just days before the movie's premiere.

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ADV. REVIEW: Churchland & Graham Create a Rich World for

ADV. REVIEW: Churchland & Graham Create a Rich World for "8house: Arclight" #1

Comic Books

Marian Churchland and Brandon Graham's "8house: Arclight" #1 "is another example of jewel box-like world building."

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Jackson Not in

Jackson Not in "Civil War," But Wants Marvel Contract Extension

Film

Samuel L. Jackson says he's not in 2016's "Captain America: Civil War," but he's hoping you haven't seen the last of his Nick Fury.

6 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Remender & Scalera Set to Shift

Remender & Scalera Set to Shift "Black Science" Into A New, "Unexpected" Direction

Comic Books

Rick Remender explains how everything we've learned about the dimensionauts has been leading to a major change in the series' direction.

6 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Tour Stan Lee's Office, and Learn the Story of Those Sunglasses

Tour Stan Lee's Office, and Learn the Story of Those Sunglasses

Comic Books

Take a look at the living legend's workspace, and discover the secret origin of his signature shades!

6 hours ago

"Attack on Titan"/Avengers Crossover Now Available to Read For Free

Comic Books

Unable to get a copy of Marvel's "Attack on Titan"/Avengers crossover on Free Comic Book Day? Now you can download the story for free!

6 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
REVIEW: Johns & Fabok's

REVIEW: Johns & Fabok's "Justice League" #41 Feels Like the Cornerstone of a New Era

Comic Books

Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok's "Justice League" #41 "is a grand new start, with revelations and jawdroppers aplenty."

6 hours ago
Chris Pratt Says

Chris Pratt Says "Guardians 2" Pitch "Remarkable," Brought Tears to His Eyes

Film

"I know everything," the "Guardians" star said with a sly smile when asked how much information he knew about the followup film.

6 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Showbiz and Bro-Biz:

Showbiz and Bro-Biz: "Entourage's" Stars & Creator Take Fans Inside the Movie

TV, Film

The crew discusses the journey from TV to the big screen, scoring all of those celebrity cameos, and what they think about the real-life "Aquaman" movie.

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Disney Conjures Up

Disney Conjures Up "Fantasia" Sequence For Live-Action Movie

Film

The new film will adapt the "Night on Bald Mountain" sequence, which featured a winged demon summoning evil spirits.

7 hours ago
COMIC REEL: Bettany Lands On The

COMIC REEL: Bettany Lands On The "Civil War" Set; Pratt Wants To Stay Cosmic In "Guardians 2"

TV, Film

A twitpic shows part of Paul Bettany after his arrival on set; Chris Pratt doesn't want to lead the Guardians of Cleveland and more.

7 hours ago
by Brett White

"Tangled" Lands Its Own Disney Channel Series

TV, Film

Zachary Levi and Mandy Moore will reprise their voice roles for the series, which is set to premiere in 2017.

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Sonny Liew's Graphic Novel Sells Out After Government Pulls Grant

Sonny Liew's Graphic Novel Sells Out After Government Pulls Grant

Comic Books

"The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye" has sold out at bookstores across Singapore after the National Arts Council pulled its funding, citing "sensitive content."

8 hours ago
Was Martin Freeman's

Was Martin Freeman's "Civil War" Role "Revealed" in "Age of Ultron"?

Film

A new rumor posits that the "Hobbit" star's Marvel role may have already been referenced in a scene from the "Avengers" sequel.

8 hours ago
by Brett White
RUMOR: Obi-Wan Kenobi Could Get His Own

RUMOR: Obi-Wan Kenobi Could Get His Own "Star Wars" Trilogy

Film

The latest twist on the "Star Wars" rumor contends Disney is interested in launching a spinoff trilogy starring Ewan McGregor as the Jedi Master.

8 hours ago

"Star Wars" Comic Expands Universe with Major Surprise

Comic Books

Today's "Star Wars" #6 contains a reveal that has major ramifications for one of the franchise's most iconic characters.

8 hours ago
by Brett White

"Prison Break" Revival in the Works at Fox

TV

The network is reportedly interested in a limited series that would reteam stars Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell.

9 hours ago

"Ant-Man" Website Reveals Existence Of Pym Particles In MCU

TV, Film

New images compare the Ant-Man suit to the size of a house ant and Ultron.

9 hours ago
by Brett White
Visit FindAComicShop.com to Get Your Weekly Fix

Visit FindAComicShop.com to Get Your Weekly Fix

Comic Books

Don't let Wednesday pass you by without visiting your local shop to bring home a fresh stack of comics. FindAComicShop.com makes it all possible.

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Gunn Finishes First Draft Of

Gunn Finishes First Draft Of "Guardians Of The Galaxy 2," Keeps Title Secret

TV, Film

Writer/director James Gunn reveals that he's finished a first pass at the ragtag team's sophomore adventure, which arrives in 2017.

9 hours ago
by Brett White
PREVIEW: Millar & Torres'

PREVIEW: Millar & Torres' "Jupiter's Circle" Continues to Grow

Comic Books

New heroes enter the spotlight in the latest issue of Mark Millar and Wilfredo Torres' "Jupiter's Legacy" prequel.

9 hours ago
Lee Bermejo Tests His Limits on

Lee Bermejo Tests His Limits on "Suiciders" & "We Are... Robin"

Comic Books

CBR spoke with the veteran artist about expanding his writing roles with a dystopian gladiator epic and an underground reinvention of DC's Robin.

10 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
PREVIEWS: The DC Universe Begins Anew & More New Comics on Sale June 3, 2015

PREVIEWS: The DC Universe Begins Anew & More New Comics on Sale June 3, 2015

Comic Books

See what's next for Superman and Green Lantern, Marvel's "Secret Wars" continues, a new "Sixth Gun" series debuts plus nearly 100 other previews.

11 hours ago

Second "Star Wars Anthology" Film Rumored to Feature Both Han Solo and Boba Fett

Film

A new rumors puts fan-favorite characters Han Solo & Boba Fett and their long-standing conflict at the center of the upcoming, untitled 2018 film.

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