Thor Ragnarok deleted scene

After the bland Thor: The Dark World, Taika Waititi completely turned the Thor franchise around with last year’s Thor: Ragnarok by making one of the funniest films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It’s also one of the strangest, and as a newly-released Thor Ragnarok deleted scene reveals, it was almost even stranger.

Take a look at the new scene below, which features a bizarre hologram of Jeff Goldblum‘s Grandmaster, and some nice banter between Thor and Bruce Banner. Read More »

Marvel Almost Made a ‘War Machine’ Movie

war machine movie

We might have seen Marvel’s first solo black superhero movie long before Black Panther.

A pitch for a War Machine solo movie starring Don Cheadle was nearly greenlit by Marvel. The project got as far as Marvel hiring the writer who pitched the idea, screenwriter Joe Robert Cole (who would later co-write Black Panther), but the project stalled as Shane Black’s Iron Man 3 script started coming together.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Storyboard Pitch

Which other Batman villains will be appearing in the Harley Quinn animated series? What’s the working title for Wonder Woman 2 and does it hint at a possible villain? Why wasn’t Clark Gregg in the 10-year anniversary Marvel class photo? Will Jessica Jones season 2 connect to Agents of SHIELD? Did you catch all the Easter eggs in the Deadpool 2 trailer? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

lobo movie

Michael Bay was always going to get around to directing a superhero movie. It was inevitable. And you know what? Few comic book characters match his specific sensibilities quite like Lobo.

A new report says Bay has met with Warner Bros. about bringing the crass, intergalactic bounty hunter to life on the big screen. And yes, the studio sees this as their possible answer to Deadpool.

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joaquin phoenix the joker

Joaquin Phoenix is reportedly in negotiations to play the Clown Prince of Crime in Todd Phillips‘ standalone Joker movie.

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Marvel Studios Class Photo

You might remember some of the cast members of various films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe posting to social media last year about a celebratory photo shoot featuring just about everyone who has worked with Marvel Studios. Now, the time has come to find out what that’s all about.

This year, Marvel Studios is celebrating their 10th anniversary, and to kick off the festivities, they’ve revealed a huge Marvel Studios class photo featuring dozens of actors and the filmmakers who turned them into comic book icons. And there’s also a video from behind the scenes of the photo shoot as well. It’s kind of amazing to see all of these people together in one place. Read More »

We still can’t believe there’s a standalone Venom movie, but here’s the trailer to prove it. Tom Hardy stars as the character who began life in the pages of Spider-Man. This new film recasts Venom as a “lethal protector,” and has him operating outside the ongoing Spider-Man saga. Watch the Venom trailer below.

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Injustice 2

How did Chadwick Boseman land the part of Black Panther? Did you catch the Thanos references in the Deadpool 2 trailer? Are you ready to play as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Injustice 2? Did you hear the plan to sabotage Black Panther on Rotten Tomatoes was supposedly fake? Have you seen the new Deadpool 2 viral fan club website? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

X-Force in Deadpool 2 Trailer

This morning brought a new Deadpool 2 trailer to the web, and with it came the surprise reveal of a new team of mutants who have yet to be seen on the big screen: the X-Force.

In a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moment, there’s a shot of Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) standing in the opening of a cargo door on a helicopter…and there are a few other characters standing with him. One of them is Zazie Beetz as Domino, but we’ve never seen the other three characters before, at least not in movie form. So, who are these characters? Let’s pinpoint who’s who when it comes to the X-Force in Deadpool 2. Read More »

Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) is finally back in her acclaimed solo series, but her newfound fame has not been kind to her. Despite the triumphant defeat of her rapist Kilgrave in Jessica Jones season 1 and a new alliance with her fellow streetwise vigilantes in The Defenders, Jessica is spiraling. The first Jessica Jones season 2 trailer invites us to witness that spiral.

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