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The Biggest Superhero Films That Didn't Happen, Part 2

The Biggest Superhero Films That Didn't Happen, Part 2

The second half of our look at superhero movies that could have been include J.J. Abrams' "Superman," Joss Whedon's "Wonder Woman" and more.

Poll: What Superheroic Super Bowl Spot Got You Most Excited?

Poll: What Superheroic Super Bowl Spot Got You Most Excited?

Film

From "Civil War" and "TMNT 2" to viral ads featuring Hulk, Ant-Man, Bruce Wayne and Lex Luthor, which Super Bowl spot reigned supreme?

1 hour ago
Bruce Wayne & Lex Luthor Make Competing Pitches In

Bruce Wayne & Lex Luthor Make Competing Pitches In "Batman V Superman" Viral Ads

Film

The stars of Zack Snyder's next DC Universe film invite fans to visit their respective cities via Turkish Airlines.

1 hour ago
by Kiel Phegley
Matt Damon Is

Matt Damon Is "The Perfect Weapon" In First Look At "Jason Bourne"

Film

Matt Damon returns to his neck-snapping spy roll in the first look trailer for director Paul Greengrass' "Jason Bourne."

3 hours ago
An Army of Mutants Goes To War In New

An Army of Mutants Goes To War In New "X-Men: Apocalypse" Trailer

Film

The latest look at Bryan Singer's latest X-Men epic is packed full of action from Psylocke, Mystique, Magneto and more.

3 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Destruction Rains Down In

Destruction Rains Down In "Independence Day: Resurgence" Super Bowl Spot

Film

The sequel to Roland Emrich's '90s hit delivers more shock and awe than an exploding White House with its latest trailer.

3 hours ago
Ant-Man & The Hulk Have Their Own

Ant-Man & The Hulk Have Their Own "Civil War" Over Can of Coke In Super Bowl Spot

Film

The Marvel Studios stars crossover for the first time in a new ad for Coco-Cola featuring Paul Rudd.

4 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Krang Arrives In New

Krang Arrives In New "TMNT: Out of the Shadows" Super Bowl Spot

Film

The brain behind the brawn is teased as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles prep for their big screen sequel.

4 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Bill Murray Extols The Bare Necessities In New Extended

Bill Murray Extols The Bare Necessities In New Extended "Jungle Book" Trailer

Film

Jon Favreau's take on the Disney classic gives a new look at the parts played by Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken and more.

5 hours ago
It's Bucky Vs. Tony Stark In Latest

It's Bucky Vs. Tony Stark In Latest "Captain America: Civil War" Spot

Film

The battle lines of Marvel Studios' "Civil War" get drawn with a new look at the lineups for Captain America and Iron Man's sides.

5 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley

"Deadpool" Goes For The Goal With "Superb Owl" TV Spot

Film

Ryan Reynolds' take on the Merc With A Mouth has some tips on the lifestyle of the pro athlete in a new preview.

5 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
EXCLUSIVE: New Captain America 75th Anniversary Variants and More from Marvel

EXCLUSIVE: New Captain America 75th Anniversary Variants and More from Marvel

Comic Books

Check out a pair of Captain America 75th Anniversary Variants, interior pages from "Old Man Logan" #3, a new Khary Randolph cover and more.

8 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Top Five Deadpool Guest Appearances and More Top Five Lists

Top Five Deadpool Guest Appearances and More Top Five Lists

Comic Books

CSBG's massive library of top five countdowns include their newest list, the top five guest appearances by Deadpool in other comic books!

9 hours ago
Box Office:

Box Office: "Star Wars" Crosses $2 Billion; "Kung Fu Panda 3" Nabs Top Domestic Spot

Film

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" joins the ranks of "Avatar" and "Titanic" as the film's total gross passed $2 billion on Saturday.

10 hours ago
Mary Jane Dons Armor on

Mary Jane Dons Armor on "Invincible Iron Man" #9 Cover

Comic Books

The cover for May's "Invincible Iron Man" issue shows Mary Jane Watson putting on the Iron Man armor.

10 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Deadpool Cuts Off Colossus in New TV Spot

Deadpool Cuts Off Colossus in New TV Spot

Film

The latest round of "Deadpool" TV spots feature a ton of new footage -- and Colossus being interrupted mid-speech.

10 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
WATCH: Martian Manhunter Goes Undercover as Kara in New

WATCH: Martian Manhunter Goes Undercover as Kara in New "Supergirl" Clip

TV

In this week's episode, "For the Girl Who Has Everything," J'onn goes undercover for Kara at CatCo.

11 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Dragon Age: Magekiller" #3 Expects the Inquisition

Comic Books

Greg Rucka & Carmen Carnero's "Dragon Age" tale for Dark Horse continues with Tessa and Marius corned by demons, assassins and mercenaries.

11 hours ago
There's a Second

There's a Second "Deadpool" Post-Credits Scene

Film

Rhett Reese confirms there's a second post-credits scene that wasn't shown at advance screenings.

12 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Daredevil/Punisher Crossover Coming in May

Daredevil/Punisher Crossover Coming in May

Comic Books

Coinciding with their Netflix crossover, Daredevil and Punisher are getting their own comic series in May.

12 hours ago
by Anthony Couto

"The Return of Barry Allen" Almost Meant a Different Flash's Return

Comic Books

Mark Waid's seminal "Flash" tale was also meant to feature an Allen in an key role, but was Barry not supposed to be the one returning?

12 hours ago
Kevin Maguire Boards

Kevin Maguire Boards "Howard the Duck" for Issue #7

Comic Books

Chip Zdarsky and Kevin Maguire are taking Howard, Daredevil, She-Hulk and others to the Savage Land in "Howard the Duck" #7.

12 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
First Look at Marvel's All-New Wasp

First Look at Marvel's All-New Wasp

Comic Books

Marvel has released the cover for May's "All-New All-Different Avengers" #9, featuring the all-new Wasp front and center.

13 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
The Biggest Superhero Films That Didn't Happen, Part 2

The Biggest Superhero Films That Didn't Happen, Part 2

Comic Books, Film

The second half of our look at superhero movies that could have been include J.J. Abrams' "Superman," Joss Whedon's "Wonder Woman" and more.

13 hours ago
by Tom Bondurant
Punisher Speaks In New

Punisher Speaks In New "Daredevil" Season 2 Promo

TV

Ahead of tomorrow's Chinese New Year, Netflix and Marvel have released a special new promo for "Daredevil" Season 2.

13 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
30,000 Free Previews are Just One Click Away

30,000 Free Previews are Just One Click Away

Comic Books

You love comics, right? If you're not reading all of them (yet), you can sample releases from dozens of publishers with our massive archive.

14 hours ago
STORE TOUR: Up Up & Away! in Cincinnati, Ohio

STORE TOUR: Up Up & Away! in Cincinnati, Ohio

Comic Books

Owner Kendall Swafford talks with STORE TOUR about Up Up & Away in Cincinnati, and his spacious new location in the suburb of Blue Ash.

15 hours ago

"That Time Deathstroke Stabbed Deadpool" and More Meta-Messages

Comic Books

CSBG collections of commentary by comic creators about other comics now includes when Deathstroke stabbed Deadpool... well, sort of Deadpool.

15 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Endgames" are Afoot in IDW's "X-Files" #7

Comic Books

Gibson Praise's master plan is almost complete as Mulder and Scully try to stop him in Joe Harris & Matthew Dow Smith's "X-Files: Season 11" #7.

16 hours ago
REVIEW: Violent, Profane

REVIEW: Violent, Profane "Deadpool" Shouldn't Work, But Really F---ing Does

Film

After years of anticipation, the Ryan Reynolds-starred "Deadpool" movie is finally here, and it's "hilarious, thrilling, romantic and fun."

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by Kristy Puchko

"Fast and Furious" Writer's Next is a Thai Prison Action Movie

Film

It follows a Thailand tradition where inmates compete in state-sanctioned tournaments to win early release.

Sat, February 6th, 2016

"How Comics' Star-Lord Came to Match Movie Star-Lord" & More Influenced Comics

Comic Books

CSBG spotlights examples of TV/Films influencing the comics themselves, like how comic book Star-Lord changed to match his movie counterpart.

Sat, February 6th, 2016

"Game of Thrones" Showrunners Recall 'Painful' Process Making the Pilot

TV

The writers dish on the "painful" four years it took to make the pilot, which was 92% redone.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Gage & Levens Breed Discord in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Gage & Levens Breed Discord in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" #24

Comic Books

The Scoobies are at each other's throats in Dark Horse Comics' "Buffy Season 10" from Christos Gage and Megan Levens.

Sat, February 6th, 2016

"Batman v Superman" Opening in China and US on the Same Day

Film

The "Man of Steel" sequel opening the same day in China and the US likely means big business for Warner Bros.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
TOYING AROUND:

TOYING AROUND: "Batman v Superman," Winter Soldier, Minimates & More!

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

Mezco introduces new "Batman v Superman" characters while Diamond Select Toys reveals new Minimates and "Captain America: Civil War" figures.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch
Chris Daughtry Providing Cover for

Chris Daughtry Providing Cover for "Batman" #50

Comic Books

The musician-turned-comic book artist is lending his talents to the upcoming anniversary issue of "Batman."

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
COMIC REEL: Olivia Munn Reveals New Psylocke Image; More Photos from Earth-2

COMIC REEL: Olivia Munn Reveals New Psylocke Image; More Photos from Earth-2

TV, Film

The Psylocke actress shows off a new image from "X-Men Apocalypse," more photos unearthed from next week's "The Flash" and more.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
The Latest Cover Contest is in the

The Latest Cover Contest is in the "Bag"

Comic Books

They're good for carrying stuff like money, or putting over your face to protect a secret identity. Bags can even make you this week's winner.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Training is Over in Niles & Worm's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Training is Over in Niles & Worm's "October Faction" #13

Comic Books

Fred decides Vivian and Geoff are ready for a real case, but Steve Niles & Damien Worm will make sure their first test isn't easy.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
Deadpool & Wolverine: 20 Covers From A Brawl-Tastic Bromance

Deadpool & Wolverine: 20 Covers From A Brawl-Tastic Bromance

Comic Books, Film

Deadpool and Wolverine have been teaming up and throwing down for over twenty years, and here are the twenty covers to prove it.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
by Brett White
See How 2016 is Shaping Up with CBR's Complete Reviews Archive

See How 2016 is Shaping Up with CBR's Complete Reviews Archive

Comic Books

With more than a month already gone, see how 2016's newest offerings have fared with CBR's Reviews team and which books you're missing out on.

Sat, February 6th, 2016

"Weren't Carnage's Legs Chopped Off?" & More Dropped Plots

Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of notable dropped comic book plots, like how Carnage had his legs replaced with robotic legs... until they weren't anymore

Sat, February 6th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Jem and the Holograms" Wants to Be Your Valentine

Comic Books

Kimber's fortunes are foretold in Kelly Thompson and Jen Bartel's "Jem and the Holograms Valentine's Day Special 2016" from IDW.

Sat, February 6th, 2016
Michael Cho Returns to Marvel for

Michael Cho Returns to Marvel for "Civil War II" Variant Covers

Comic Books

Following his first wave of Marvel variants, released this month, acclaimed cartoonist Michael Cho will return for a series of "Civil War II" covers.

Fri, February 5th, 2016
by Albert Ching
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "I Am a Hero" is Japan's Foot-Biting Answer to "The Walking Dead"

Comic Books

Kengo Hanazawa's "I Am a Hero" zombie manga is already a monster hit in Japan, and Dark Horse will release it in English this April.

Fri, February 5th, 2016