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First Look at DC Rebirth Designs For Bizarro, Red Robin, Batman Beyond & More

First Look at DC Rebirth Designs For Bizarro, Red Robin, Batman Beyond & More

DC Comics has provided CBR with a detailed look at new designs for a half-dozen more characters.

PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Control," "The Shadow," "Bob's Burgers" and More Dynamite Comics on Sale June 1, 2016

Comic Books

Get an advance look at "The Art of Painted Comics," "Army of Darkness: Furious Road" and more Dynamite titles on sale Wednesday.

21 minutes ago
by CBR News Team
Wolverine Originally Had a Larger Role in

Wolverine Originally Had a Larger Role in "X-Men: Apocalypse"

Film

Writer/producer Simon Kinberg reveals why they had to scrap their original plans for Hugh Jackman's character.

27 minutes ago
by Kevin Melrose
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Green Lanterns: Rebirth" #1 Brings Geoff Johns Back for Emerald Adventure

Comic Books

The "Rebirth" mastermind teams co-writer Sam Humphries and artists Ethan Van Sciver & Ed Benes to tell a story of Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz.

1 hour ago
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Doctor Who," "Dark Souls," "Deus Ex" and More Titan Comics on Sale June 1, 2016

Comic Books

Check out the new Titan Comics releases arriving in stores Wednesday: "Deus Ex," "Independence Day," "Doctor Who" and "Dark Souls."

2 hours ago
by CBR News Team

"Captain America: Civil War" Passes "Deadpool" as Top-Grossing U.S. Film of 2016

Film

The Marvel Studios sequel has grossed $372.6 million at the domestic box office since its opening on May 6.

17 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"Agents of SHIELD" VFX Reel Showcases Season 3's Breakout Moments

TV

The team at CoSA VFX has assembled a highlight reel of some of the best visual effects from the Marvel drama's third season.

18 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
Baaa Before Zod: Zoo's Newborn Goat Named After Superman Foe

Baaa Before Zod: Zoo's Newborn Goat Named After Superman Foe

Comic Books, Film

Continuing with its Superman theme for pygmy goats, The Maryland Zoo has called the adorable newborn Zod.

18 hours ago
Maisie Williams Adorably Calls Kit Harington on the Radio to Make Plans

Maisie Williams Adorably Calls Kit Harington on the Radio to Make Plans

TV

"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington received a surprise call from one of his co-stars while doing a live radio interview.

19 hours ago

"Fullmetal Alchemist" Director Reveals More About Live-Action Film

Film

The CG-heavy adaptation of the action-fantasy manga will be released as a single film, with Edward Elric aged from 15 to 20.

19 hours ago
Top Five

Top Five "Age of Apocalypse" Characters & More Top Five Lists

Comic Books

CSBG massive library of top five lists includes a look at the top five characters from the classic X-Men crossover, "Age of Apocalypse!"

19 hours ago
Melissa McCarthy Responds to

Melissa McCarthy Responds to "Ghostbusters" Backlash

Film

The comedy star addresses the internet trolls who have targeted the reboot, saying, “I just hope they find a friend.”

20 hours ago
Stan Lee Weighs in on Marvel's Controversial

Stan Lee Weighs in on Marvel's Controversial "Captain America" Twist

Comic Books

The legendary writer was asked what he thinks about the revelation in "Captain America: Steve Rogers" #1. His response may surprise you.

20 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
LISTEN: Fans Call

LISTEN: Fans Call "X-Men's" School for Gifted Youngsters

Film

More than 75,000 people responded to Fox's fake ad for Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, some claiming to be mutants.

21 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"Agent Carter's" Lotte Verbeek "Sorry" for Show's Cancellation

TV

The actress, who played Ana Jarvis on the Marvel drama, feels the show let fans down for not being renewed.

21 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
Psylocke's X-Men Story Contains Telepathy, Telekinesis and a Very Confusing Body-Swap

Psylocke's X-Men Story Contains Telepathy, Telekinesis and a Very Confusing Body-Swap

Comic Books

Following her role as one of the Four Horsemen in "X-Men: Apocalypse," revisit the strange path the character took through Marvel's comics.

21 hours ago
Jesse Eisenberg Confirms Lex Luthor's Return in

Jesse Eisenberg Confirms Lex Luthor's Return in "Justice League: Part One"

Film

With production already under way, the actor reveals he's just "waiting for my crack" at the 2017 film.

21 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Batman V Superman" Deserved Poor Reviews, Says Jeremy Irons

Film

Describing "Dawn of Justice" as "muddled" and "overstuffed," the veteran actor assures "the next one will be simpler."

22 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Was X-Men's Banshee Supposed to Be a Woman and Stan Lee Said No?

Was X-Men's Banshee Supposed to Be a Woman and Stan Lee Said No?

Comic Books

Banshees are women in Irish mythology, but the X-Men character is a man. What gives, and what does Stan Lee have to do with the decision?

22 hours ago

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Tops Lackluster Memorial Day Box Office

Film

The Fox sequel heads toward a $78 million four-day haul even as "Alice Through the Looking Glass" is dubbed a flop.

23 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
CBR's Guide to Comic Book Television

CBR's Guide to Comic Book Television

TV

With the number comics-based TV series expanding so rapidly, we break down what's new, what's coming back and what's on the horizon.

23 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Make CBR's Google+ Page Another Way to See the Best Stories

Make CBR's Google+ Page Another Way to See the Best Stories

Comic Books

Get breaking news, interviews, previews, commentary and more in your G+ feed, and yet another connection to CBR and its fans.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
Sam Mendes Confirms He Won't Direct Next James Bond Film

Sam Mendes Confirms He Won't Direct Next James Bond Film

Film

After directing "Skyfall" and "Spectre," the Oscar-winning filmmaker ays, " I think it’s time for somebody else.”

Sun, May 29th, 2016
August 2016's Marvelous Marvel Highlights:

August 2016's Marvelous Marvel Highlights: "Dead No More," "Star Wars," Doom & More

Comic Books

A major player enters "Civil War II," no one in Spider-Man's world stays buried and more read hot reads coming from Marvel Comics in August.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
by Marc Buxton

"Remember When Psylocke Had Magic Ninja Powers?" & More Abandoned Stories

Comic Books

CSBG examines comic book plots that were dropped by later writers, like how Psylocke eventually lost her magic Crimson Dawn-era powers.

Sun, May 29th, 2016
Hail LEGO? Captain America Gets a Brick Hydra Shield

Hail LEGO? Captain America Gets a Brick Hydra Shield

Comic Books

Weeks before Marvel's big revelation, one brick enthusiast built a life-size replica of Captain America's shield -- with one noticeable modification.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
WATCH: Therapy is in Session for the

WATCH: Therapy is in Session for the "X-Men: Apocalypse" Cast

Film

In this hilarious video, the young stars "X-Men: Apocalypse" share why their characters need therapy, crack on Beast, and make fun of Quicksilver's dad.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway

"Warcraft" Hammers Out $16.3 Million Overseas Opening

Film

The video game adaptation is projected to rake in $30 million in its opening weekend in 20 international markets.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
That Time Psylocke Was Assaulted by Her Brother's Double & More Plots Best Forgotten

That Time Psylocke Was Assaulted by Her Brother's Double & More Plots Best Forgotten

Comic Books

CSBG's collection of stories we shouldn't bring up again includes when Psylocke was sexually assaulted by her brother Captain Britain's evil twin.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
Jeff Bridges Joins

Jeff Bridges Joins "Kingsman: The Golden Circle"

Film

The Oscar winner will appear opposite Taron Egerton, Halle Berry and Channing Tatum in the 2017 sequel.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
Dwayne Johnson Debuts First Look at Hobbs From

Dwayne Johnson Debuts First Look at Hobbs From "Fast 8"

Film

The franchise star unveils the first photo of himself from the Universal sequel, and speculates about the character's future.

Sat, May 28th, 2016

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Viewing Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Film

Whether you're a hardcore X-Men fan or a casual moviegoer, learn everything there is to know about this weekend's mutant blockbuster.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
Shane Black's

Shane Black's "Predator" Stalks New Release Date

Film

The highly anticipated sequel from the "Iron Man 3" director now will arrive in theaters three weeks early.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "X-Men: Apocalypse's" Post-Credit Scene; Tom Cavanagh's Return to "The Flash"

TV, Film

Tom Cavanagh returns to "The Flash," "The Walking Dead" spoofs Red Nose Day, and "Apocalypse's" post-credit scene could connect to "Wolverine 3"

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
This

This "X-Men" Fan Created an Amazing 7-Foot Juggernaut Costume

Comic Books, Film

A South Florida prop maker is bringing the classic X-Men foe to life this weekend at MegaCon with a 7-foot 2-inch Juggernaut costume.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
TOYING AROUND: SDCC Exclusives from Mattel, Diamond and NECA

TOYING AROUND: SDCC Exclusives from Mattel, Diamond and NECA

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

Some of the top collectible manufacturers got a head start on Comic-Con International with reveals of their newest exclusive merch.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch
Why

Why "X-Men: Apocalypse" Changed Nightcrawler's Look

Film

"X-Men: Apocalypse's" makeup designer Adrien Morot shares how he updated Nightcrawler to include more comic book-like effects.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
First Look at DC Rebirth Designs For Bizarro, Red Robin, Batman Beyond & More

First Look at DC Rebirth Designs For Bizarro, Red Robin, Batman Beyond & More

Comic Books

DC Comics has provided CBR with a detailed look at new designs for a half-dozen more characters.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
Cover Contest: Heroes Going AWOL

Cover Contest: Heroes Going AWOL

Comic Books

Whether a solo or team book, if you're name's on the cover you need to be there. This week's Cover Contest is all about noticeable absences.

Sat, May 28th, 2016

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Leads Friday U.S. Box Office With $26.4 Million

Film

Although trailing well behind "Days of Future Past," the Bryan Singer sequel is dominating Disney's "Alice Through the Looking Glass."

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
5 Major Tips for the

5 Major Tips for the "X-Men" Movie Franchise Post-"Apocalypse"

Film

Here are five ways 20th Century Fox can really do right by their mutant movie franchise following "X-Men: Apocalypse."

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Brett White
Fox Moves Two Marvel Films, Sets

Fox Moves Two Marvel Films, Sets "Alita: Battle Angel" Release

Film

The studio has changed 2018 release dates for two untitled Marvel movies, and staked out a spot for the James Cameron-produced "Battle Angel."

Sat, May 28th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
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Make Your News Feed Awesomely Geeky by Liking CBR on Facebook

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Get breaking news, interviews, previews, commentary and more in your news feed when you "Like" CBR on Facebook and join 1.4 million-plus fans.

Sat, May 28th, 2016

"Maze Runner" Sequel Pushed to 2018 as Dylan O'Brien Recovers From Injuries

Film

A month after halting production indefinitely, Fox announced it will delay the release of "The Maze Runner: The Death Cure" by nearly year.

Sat, May 28th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Everyone is Cat-sploding in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Everyone is Cat-sploding in "Amazing Forest" #6

Comic Books

Ulises Farinas, Erick Freitas and a team of killer artists unleash deadly viruses, cowboxing, astronauts and more in IDW's "Amazing Forest."

Sat, May 28th, 2016

"Transformers: The Last Knight" Cryptic Promo Teases Big Reveal Next Week

Film

Paramount Pictures warns that "Something wicked this way comes" with an ominous viral video that signals a revelation next week.

Sat, May 28th, 2016