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

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

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

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.

1 hour ago

"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."

1 hour ago
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."

1 hour ago
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."

2 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
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Make Your News Feed Awesomely Geeky by Liking CBR on Facebook

Comic Books

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.

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"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.

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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."

2 hours ago

"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.

3 hours ago

"What's the Deal with Apocalypse and Marvel's Celestials?" & More Unresolved Plots

Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of unresolved comic book stories, like what, exactly, is the arrangement Apocalypse has with the Celestials? What's their plan?

3 hours ago
Everything

Everything "X-Men: Apocalypse," From Sequel Plans to J-Law's Future & Beyond

Comic Books, Film

Whether you've seen the latest X-Men movie or you're still on the fence, check in with all the latest news about the film and franchise's future.

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WATCH:

WATCH: "X-Men: Apocalypse" Featurette Explores Quicksilver's Show-Stealing Scene

Film

A new featurette goes behind the scenes of Quicksilver's big moment in "X-Men: Apocalypse."

18 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
LOOK: Benes'

LOOK: Benes' "Batman" #1 Variant Cover Pits the Dark Knight against the Joker

Comic Books

In Ed Benes' variant cover for "Batman" #1, the Dark Knight holds the Joker by the throat against the Gotham city skyline.

19 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Funko Unveils Exclusive Howard the Duck and Cosmo Figures

Funko Unveils Exclusive Howard the Duck and Cosmo Figures

Film

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" collectibles kick off a line of exclusives that will only be available from specialty stores, comic shops and select online outlets.

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REPORT: Miles Morales Will Be the Star of Sony's Animated

REPORT: Miles Morales Will Be the Star of Sony's Animated "Spider-Man" Film

Film

The film will reportedly follow Miles Morales, who took on the Spider mantle after the death of the Ultimate Peter Parker in the comics.

20 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"DC Universe: Rebirth" #1 Gets Square Bound 2nd Printing

Comic Books

The new edition of "DC Universe: Rebirth" will present the 80-page issue with an updated cover and new format.

20 hours ago
by Brett White
5-STAR REVIEW: Moore's

5-STAR REVIEW: Moore's "Rachel Rising" #42 Brings the Series to a Stunning Conclusion

Comic Books

"Writer, artist and storyteller extraordinaire Terry Moore wraps up 'Rachel Rising' with equal parts heart, humor and horror in issue #42."

20 hours ago
Teen Titans to Meet Powerpuff Girls in Cartoon Network Crossover

Teen Titans to Meet Powerpuff Girls in Cartoon Network Crossover

TV

Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup will team with the gang from "Teen Titans Go!" to take down Mojo Jojo.

20 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"X-Men: Apocalypse" On Track For $90M Opening Weekend

Film

While "Apocalypse" succeeds at the box office, Disney's "Alice Through The Looking Glass" is falling short of estimates.

20 hours ago
by Brett White
Tom Cavanagh Will Be a Series Regular in

Tom Cavanagh Will Be a Series Regular in "The Flash" Season 3

TV

Despite the conclusion to "The Flash" Season 2, Tom Cavanagh will be back as a season regular for Season 3, though details of his role are unknown.

20 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
The First Order Awakens With This New Stormtrooper Armor

The First Order Awakens With This New Stormtrooper Armor

Film

You'll soon be able to FN-2199, FN-2187 or, well, ANY First Order Infantry unit with this official "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Stormtrooper costume.

21 hours ago
5-STAR REVIEW: Johns & Fabok Pull Out All the Stops in

5-STAR REVIEW: Johns & Fabok Pull Out All the Stops in "Justice League" #50

Comic Books

"Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok wrap up 'Justice League' with fist pumping action sequences, intense character moments and jaw-dropping revelations."

21 hours ago

"Batman: Rebirth" #1 Starts with a 'Shock' From Snyder, King & Janin

Comic Books

The Calendar Man cometh as a bold new era for Batman begins as part of DC Comics' Rebirth by Scott Snyder, Tom King and Mikel Janin.

21 hours ago
This Interactive Trailer For Cinemax's

This Interactive Trailer For Cinemax's "Outcast" Will Possess You

TV

Using 3D audio, disturbing visuals and eye-tracking technology, this immersive experience simulates a demonic possession from "Outcast."

21 hours ago
by Brett White

"Spider-Man/Deadpool" Picks at That "One More Day" Scab

Comic Books

The closing pages of Joe Kelly and Ed McGuiness' first arc hints that Marvel Comics may be poised to revisit the controversial, marriage-erasing story.

21 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding

"Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink" Explores TV Show's Dangling Plot Threads

TV, Comic Books

Brenden Fletcher discusses working with Kelly Thompson on BOOM!'s Pink Ranger solo series, and why Kimberly returns to her heroic roots.

21 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch
Hey, Puddin', Here's How to Make Harley Quinn's Giant Hammer

Hey, Puddin', Here's How to Make Harley Quinn's Giant Hammer

Comic Books

The latest episode of "DIY Prop Shop" makes creating a prop replica of Harley Quinn's oversized hammer look downright easy.

22 hours ago

"Alice Through the Looking Glass" Stars, Director Bring Carroll's Spirit to Big Screen

Film

Director James Bobin and stars Mia Wasikowska and Anne Hathaway offer a glimpse behind the scenes of the Disney sequel.

22 hours ago
Learn the Storied History of

Learn the Storied History of "X-Men: Apocalypse's" Immortal Villain

TV, Comic Books

Apocalypse has plagued the X-Men for decades, but the ancient mutant's history stretches back centuries.

22 hours ago
Comic Book Legends: Was Deadpool Meant to Debut in a G.I. Joe/X-Men Crossover?

Comic Book Legends: Was Deadpool Meant to Debut in a G.I. Joe/X-Men Crossover?

Comic Books

How did Magneto factor into the shocking original ending of "X-Men: Zero Tolerance?" And did Deadpool nearly debut in an inter-company crossover?

23 hours ago
Report: Tom Hiddleston in Talks to Play James Bond

Report: Tom Hiddleston in Talks to Play James Bond

Film

A new report contends that while no offer has been made, the "Thor" star is in "advanced talks" to succeed Daniel Craig.

23 hours ago
FX's X-Men-Based

FX's X-Men-Based "Legion" Will Be a 'Whimsical' 'Existential Exploration,' Says Hawley

TV

"Fargo" writer-producer Noah Hawley discussed his approach to "Legion," what separates it from previous superhero media and more.

23 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Apocalypse's Horsemen Ride Again With These X-Men Lapel Pins

Apocalypse's Horsemen Ride Again With These X-Men Lapel Pins

Comic Books, Film

Fittingly retro, given the 1980s setting of "X-Men: Apocalypse," Mond's latest enamel pins showcase Archangel, Psylocke, Magneto and Storm.

23 hours ago

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Post-Credits Scene Teases Two HUGE Franchise Debuts

Film

Did the post-credits sequence for "X-Men: Apocalypse" leave you scratching your head? Here's why it's such a big deal for the next movies.

23 hours ago
by Brett White
Writer Linda Woolverton Returns to Wonderland With

Writer Linda Woolverton Returns to Wonderland With "Alice Through the Looking Glass"

Film

The acclaimed screenwriter talks with SPINOFF about injecting a modern sensibility into children's classics, and turning her attention to "Maleficent 2."

Fri, May 27th, 2016

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Soars Past "Alice" With $8.2 Million Thursday Night

Film

Bryan Singer's "X-Men" sequel opened Thursday night on par with 2014's "X-Men: Days of Future Past."

Fri, May 27th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
Report:

Report: "Battle Angel" Casts "The Maze Runner's" Rosa Salazar in Lead Role

Film

The actress has reportedly edged out Zendaya and Maika Monroe for the starring role in James Cameron's long-planned adaptation.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
COMIC REEL: Singer Reveals Deleted Boy George Shout Out In

COMIC REEL: Singer Reveals Deleted Boy George Shout Out In "Apocalypse"; AMC Posts "Preacher" Commentary Track

TV, Film

Bryan Singer reveals "X-Men: Apocalypse" almost had one more '80s reference; Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg talk "Preacher" and more.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
by Brett White

"X-Men: Apocalypse" - A Comic Book History of Marvel's Four Horsemen

Comic Books, Film

Apocalypse has recruited countless Four Horsemen over the years -- here's a guide to the biggest and baddest soldiers the immortal mutant has commanded.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
by Brian Cronin

"Dragon Ball Fusions" Trailer Showcases Game's Many Characters

Video Games

The trailer spotlights gameplay, the Fusion system and the lineup of characters, which range from "Dragon Ball" to "Dragon Ball Super."

Fri, May 27th, 2016
The Line it is Drawn: A Tribute to Darwyn Cooke

The Line it is Drawn: A Tribute to Darwyn Cooke

Comic Books

The Line artists pay tribute to the late, great Darwyn Cooke with pieces based on characters he illustrated, or drawn in his style.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
Ostrander & Duursema Create New Galaxies in

Ostrander & Duursema Create New Galaxies in "Hexer Dusk"

Comic Books

John Ostrander & Jan Duursema their new sci-fi graphic novel, and share some never-before-seen art from the Kickstarter-funded project!

Fri, May 27th, 2016
Olivia Munn Is Ready To Team-Up With Deadpool For

Olivia Munn Is Ready To Team-Up With Deadpool For "X-Force"

Film

The "X-Men: Apocalypse" actress said it would be "really cool" to see Psylocke stand side-by-side with Deadpool in a film.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
by Brett White
Disappointing

Disappointing "X-Men: Apocalypse" Sets Stage for Bigger, Better Sequels

Comic Books, Film

Though Bryan Singer's latest X-film isn't all bad, it suffers from being boring and repetitive where it should be thrilling and imaginative.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
Those Aliens Aren't Screaming in First

Those Aliens Aren't Screaming in First "Independence Day: Resurgence" Clip

Film

Bill Pullman's Thomas Whitmore and Brent Spiner's Dr. Okun enjoy a brief reunion in a new scene from the upcoming sequel.

Fri, May 27th, 2016
Was X-Men's Psylocke Turning Asian Supposed to be Temporary?

Was X-Men's Psylocke Turning Asian Supposed to be Temporary?

Comic Books

As the character gets set for her "X-Men: Apocalypse" debut, CSBG revisits whether Psylocke was only supposed to temporarily turn Asian.

Fri, May 27th, 2016