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"Ghostbusters": 11 Things the Sequel Needs to Do to Succeed

"Ghostbusters": 11 Things the Sequel Needs to Do to Succeed

With Sony reportedly moving forward with a "Ghostbusters" sequel, CBR looks at ways to make the next "Ghostbusters 2" better than the last.

"Justice League": 10 Biggest Takeaways from the Comic-Con Sizzle Reel

Comic Books, Film

We break down all the best parts from the "Justice League" footage DC Films and Warner Bros. debuted at Comic-Con.

55 seconds ago
by Anthony Couto
SDCC: Marvel Animation Promises New Team-Ups,

SDCC: Marvel Animation Promises New Team-Ups, "Secret Wars," Rocket and Groot Shorts & More

TV, Comic Books

Ms. Marvel joins the ranks of the animated Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy's bromantic couple lands their own 'toons, and much more.

1 hour ago
by Marykate Jasper
Gadot Reveals How She Learned She Was About To Become Wonder Woman

Gadot Reveals How She Learned She Was About To Become Wonder Woman

Comic Books, Film

Gal Gadot reveals the exact moment she learned she was cast as the hero, and Patty Jenkins explains how she landed her role as director.

1 hour ago
by Jesse Gormley
Kirkman's Plan for the Conclusion of

Kirkman's Plan for the Conclusion of "The Walking Dead" Has Changed

Comic Books

"The Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman revealed that his plans for the conclusion of the Image Comics series have changed -- again.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Bruce Timm Weighs In On Implications Of

Bruce Timm Weighs In On Implications Of "Killing Jokes" Sexualized Joker

Film

Timm discusses what the film says about Joker's sexuality, and its approach to the graphic novel's sexual violence.

1 hour ago
by Brett White

"Agents of SHIELD's" Darker Direction Will Fit Better With Marvel's Netflix Shows, Says Gregg

TV

At San Diego Comic-Con, Gregg revealed which Netflix character he wants to meet and discussed the potential of crossovers with the Netflix shows.

2 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"The Walking Dead" Welcomes Negan, Expands World with New Characters, Locales & Zombies

TV, Comic Books

"Walking Dead's" mainstays discuss dealing with fan fallout over controversial developments, the full impact of Negan's arrival, and more.

2 hours ago
by Scott Huver
WATCH: Entire Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary SDCC Panel

WATCH: Entire Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary SDCC Panel

Comic Books, Film

The full presentation, featuring Jim Lee, Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot has been released online by DC Entertainment.

3 hours ago
by Jesse Gormley

"Ghostbusters": 11 Things the Sequel Needs to Do to Succeed

Film

With Sony reportedly moving forward with a "Ghostbusters" sequel, CBR looks at ways to make the next "Ghostbusters 2" better than the last.

3 hours ago
by BJ Mendelson
Disney's

Disney's "Moana" Unveils New Characters, Voice Actors

Film

"Moana" announced a slew of new voice actors today including Jemaine Clement, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Nicole Scherzinger, and Alan Tudyk.

13 hours ago
LOOK: Meet the Ravagers from

LOOK: Meet the Ravagers from "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

Film

"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" director James Gunn posted a photo of the Ravagers today, including all of their names.

14 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
SDCC:

SDCC: "Supergirl" Cast Improvises a Season 1 Recap Song

TV, Comic Books

The CW’s "Supergirl" cast proved their talents aren't limited to acting, busting into improvised song while discussing the series at Comic-Con.

15 hours ago
by Sara Kern
Lupita N'yongo Shares First

Lupita N'yongo Shares First "Black Panther" Plot Details

Film

Lupita N'yongo, who was confirmed to be in "Black Panther" at Comic-con, shares some of the first details of the film.

15 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"Black Panther's" Boseman Explains How the MCU Avoids "Magical Negro" Trope in "Civil War"

Comic Books, Film

The actor recently talked about the importance of King T'Challa as he relates to the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe.

15 hours ago
by Andrew Paul

"Agents of SHIELD" Season Four Adds "Walking Dead" Alum Lilli Birdsell

TV

Lilli Birdsell, who made a name for herself in a series of "Walking Dead" webisodes, will join the cast of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." in season four.

16 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"Thor: Ragnarok's" Karl Urban Looks More Like Skurge Everyday

Comic Books, Film

A new tweet reveals the "Dredd" star's new haircut makes him look more like Marvel's Skurge the Executioner -- and Thor plays Connect Four?

16 hours ago
by Sara Kern
Elba Gave Pine a Black Eye While Filming

Elba Gave Pine a Black Eye While Filming "Star Trek Beyond"

Film

According to Chris Pine and Idris Elba, the stars of the latest "Star Trek" movie may have gone a bit overboard with their method acting.

16 hours ago
Report:

Report: "Han Solo" Trilogy In the Works with Star Alden Ehrenreich

Film

A new report suggests that two more Han Solo films are on the way after 2018's prequel movie with Alden Ehrenreich.

17 hours ago
Not Yet Curtains for You, Dr. Horrible: Whedon Updates

Not Yet Curtains for You, Dr. Horrible: Whedon Updates "Sing-Along Blog" Sequel Status

TV

At Comic-Con International, Joss Whedon laid out what needs to fall into place to make a "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog" sequel happen.

18 hours ago
by Cassandra Clarke

"Doctor Strange" Director Says the Film Will Serve as Entryway to the Marvel Multiverse

Comic Books, Film

Director Scott Derrickson warns that "Doctor Strange" is the movie "where Marvel goes full weird," and the scope could be massively expanding.

18 hours ago
by Jesse Gormley
SDCC: Charlie Hunnam Won't Return For

SDCC: Charlie Hunnam Won't Return For "Pacific Rim 2"

Film

Although his character appeared in an early draft of the film, the actor says scheduling conflicts prevent him from returning for the sequel.

19 hours ago
SDCC:

SDCC: "Luke Cage's" Coker Compares "Defenders" To X-Men, Wu-Tang & Voltron

TV

"Cage" showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker and head of Marvel TV Jeph Loeb discuss the purpose of the team-up "Defenders" series.

19 hours ago
by Brett White
Templeton Makes James Bond & Jason Bourne Look Like Chumps in

Templeton Makes James Bond & Jason Bourne Look Like Chumps in "Velvet" #15

Comic Books

Move over, Jason Bourne! In Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting's "Velvet" #15, Velvet Templeton proves why she's the best in the spy game.

20 hours ago
by Matt Little
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Archie" #10 Divides Riverdale into Team Archie & Team Betty

Comic Books

Preview this week's issue of "Archie" that sees Riverdale divided into two distinct camps: Team Archie and Team Betty.

20 hours ago
Comic-Con Trailers: The Best of the Best, Ranked

Comic-Con Trailers: The Best of the Best, Ranked

TV, Film

From "Luke Cage" to "Legion" and "The Walking Dead" to "Wonder Woman," we count down the 14 best TV and film trailers from Comic-Con.

21 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Bruce Timm on Origins of 'Risky' Batman-Batgirl Sex Scene in

Bruce Timm on Origins of 'Risky' Batman-Batgirl Sex Scene in "The Killing Joke"

Comic Books, Film

DC Animation guru Bruce Timm discusses the controversial Batman/Batgirl romance in the R-rated "Killing Joke" animated adaptation.

21 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Confirmed:

Confirmed: "The Flash" Movie's Iris West Is "Dope" Actress Kiersey Clemons

Comic Books, Film

Clemons will reunite with "Dope" director Rick Famuyiwa to play Iris West in the upcoming Ezra Miller-led "Flash" film.

22 hours ago
by Anthony Couto

"Star Wars" #21 Introduces Deadly, Competent Stromtrooper Unit Scar Squadron

Comic Books

The issue by Jason Aaron and Jorge Molina reveals the deadly commandos that comprise the elite Task Force 99.

22 hours ago
by Brett White
SDCC: James Gunn Explains Why

SDCC: James Gunn Explains Why "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" Footage Isn't Being Released

Film

The "Guardians" director explains why he doesn't want fans to see the footage screened at Comic-Con, plus more teases from the Marvel sequel.

22 hours ago
by Jesse Gormley
SDCC:

SDCC: "Gotham" Cast, Producers Tease Court of Owls, Cult of the Joker in S3

TV, Comic Books

EPs Danny Cannon & John Stephens, stars David Mazouz, Ben McKenzie, Robin Lord Taylor and more discuss what happens after "Rise of the Villains."

22 hours ago
by Marykate Jasper
10 Horror Movie Movie Moments That Will Make You Sleep With the Lights On

10 Horror Movie Movie Moments That Will Make You Sleep With the Lights On

Film

With "Lights Off" scaring the sleep out of of moviegoers this weekend, CBR looks at moments from horror movies that will keep you up at night.

23 hours ago
by Casey Gilly

"Doctor Strange" Poster Confirms Casting of Benjamin Bratt

Comic Books, Film

The "Doctor Strange" poster revealed from SDCC reveals that casting of actor Benjamin Bratt ("Justice League: Gods and Monsters").

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
ICYMI: James Gunn Explains How Ego, the Living Planet Came To Be Star Lord's Father

ICYMI: James Gunn Explains How Ego, the Living Planet Came To Be Star Lord's Father

Comic Books, Film

Kurt Russell's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" role reveal left fans scratching their heads, so the film's director explained his inspiration.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
Vertigo's

Vertigo's "Saucer Country" Moves to IDW, Retitled "Saucer State"

Comic Books

Paul Cornell and Ryan Kelly's alien saga will continue next year under a new title and publisher, according to a rather different sort of press release

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Andrew Paul
Major Spider-Man Villain Returns in True Form for

Major Spider-Man Villain Returns in True Form for "The Clone Conspiracy"

Comic Books

Marvel's October solicitations revealed that a huge villain from Spidey's past will be making his return this fall for the "Clone Conspiracy" event series.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Anthony Couto
Marvel NOW! Rises From

Marvel NOW! Rises From "Civil War II's" Ashes In Marvel's October Releases

Comic Books

Plus "Astonishing Ant-Man" and "New Avengers" end, Wiccan and Red Widow return and more!

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Brett White

"Civil War II," "Vision" Conclude, Doom is Iron Man & More in Marvel's October Solicitations

Comic Books

Marvel NOW! 2.0 kicks off, with all-new titles, different heroes and more in the post-"Civil War II" status quo!

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by CBR News Team
San Diego's Comic-Con International Announces 2017 Dates

San Diego's Comic-Con International Announces 2017 Dates

Comic Books

Following the conclusion of the 2016 convention, Comic-Con International has revealed when it will return to San Diego next year.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Brett White
SDCC:

SDCC: "Supernatural" Summons Rick Springfield as Lucifer

TV

The long-running CW series has cast the musician as Lucifer's new vessel -- but that was only one of the revelations from the Comic-Con panel.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
Catch Up On CBR's Complete Coverage of SDCC 2016!

Catch Up On CBR's Complete Coverage of SDCC 2016!

TV, Comic Books, Film

Whether you were in San Diego or following the show from home, there's no way you caught every piece of news! Luckily, CBR has you - and SDCC - covered!

Mon, July 25th, 2016

"The Walking Dead": 10 Most Important Deaths

TV

Not all of the characters are major, but these are the deaths that had the biggest impact on AMC's hit series, for better or for worse.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Dan Caffrey
Sylvester Stallone Confirmed for

Sylvester Stallone Confirmed for "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

Film

During San Diego Comic-Con, "Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn confirmed that Stallone will have a role in the film.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Miss Fury," "Grumpy Cat" & More Dynamite Comics on Sale July 27, 2016

Comic Books

"Miss Fury" unravels the sinister facts behind Minor Key's plan, "Grumpy Cat & Pokey" encounters a genie's magic lamp, and more!

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by CBR News Team
POLL: Which SDCC TV or Movie Trailer Debut Was Your Favorite?

POLL: Which SDCC TV or Movie Trailer Debut Was Your Favorite?

TV, Comic Books, Film

Over a dozen television shows and movies debuted new footage at Comic-Con International in San Diego -- which one was most impressive?

Mon, July 25th, 2016
Joker Puts A Smile On His Face With New

Joker Puts A Smile On His Face With New "Suicide Squad" Photo

Comic Books, Film

Wait'll you get a load of Jared Leto's Joker in this new cover photo from Empire Magazine.

Mon, July 25th, 2016
by Jesse Gormley