Posted on Monday, March 16th, 2015 by Angie Han
Buried in the otherwise unremarkable Avengers: Age of Ultron poster unveiled last month was a surprising credit for Danny Elfman for providing “additional material.” The composer’s name got fans buzzing about the hows and whys of his involvement, with some speculating it had to do with Spider-Man‘s impending arrival within the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Well, Elfman has now spoken up to set the record straight, and it doesn’t have anything to do with his earlier work for Sam Raimi‘s Spider-Man films. Find out what the Danny Elfman Avengers connection is after the jump. Read More »
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The first official Avengers: Age of Ultron poster was a big mess of characters and details, but the character posters are a lot more clean. It helps that the posters only have to focus on one character each — the latest features the main villain of the film, Ultron, played by James Spader. Last week, we saw Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch and Aaron Taylor Johnson as Quicksilver.
We’ll continue to post the Age of Ultron character posters as they arrive. By our count, we’re probably not just waiting on Paul Bettany as Vision. For now, see all of the released Avengers: Age of Ultron character posters below.
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At the end of the latest Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer, we got a glimpse at the newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Vision. But who is Vision? Is he hero or villain, or both?
Read on to learn about Vision and figure out how he might fit into the Avengers of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
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Unless your name is Joss Whedon or Kevin Feige, odds are you haven’t seen Avengers: Age of Ultron yet. The film is less than two months away but that still feels like an eternity after the epic third trailer that came out last week.
Until the film opens, this new video is probably the closest thing you’ll get to seeing the whole movie. YouTuber JohnnyB2K edited together the three trailers released for the superhero sequel into, what he thinks, is the chronological order in the film. It clocks in at just over five minutes of footage and gives a pretty great idea of the size and scope of the movie. Also, it’ll make for a fun rewatch in two months to see how much he got right, wrong, and what beats are noticeably messing. Check out the massive Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer mashup below. Read More »
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Posted on Sunday, March 8th, 2015 by Angie Han
Chris Hemsworth stopped by Saturday Night Live last night, and you know what that means: there was an Avengers skit. Even though Avengers: Age of Ultron doesn’t open for another two months, the Avengers SNL sketch picks up immediately after the climactic battle, as the various Avengers are reacting to their victory. (Spoilers?)
Watch the Avengers SNL sketch after the jump. Read More »
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UPDATE: Hot Toys has uploaded some interior photos of this set, which show Iron Man himself. See them below.
When Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters, there are sure to be some characters and surprises fans will want to take home with them. But based on the trailers and early buzz, the most take-home worthy character or outfit has got to be the Hulkbuster, a suit Iron Man wears to try to handle Bruce Banner when he becomes the Hulk. The circumstances of this showdown, in terms of the narrative, are still relatively mysterious but the suit itself has already become a symbol of how Joss Whedon is taking things to a new level in the sequel.
Hot Toys – the world’s foremost creator of high end scaled collectibles – have just revealed their Hulkbuster toy. It’s an almost perfect replica of what you’ll see in theaters on May 1. Check out the Hot Toys Hulkbuster images below. Read More »
The floodgates have opened for Avengers: Age of Ultron. After the release of the third trailer, we’ve now seen what looks like a climactic battle, Vision, more Hulk/Black Widow romance, Ultron’s army and even some mysterious claws. Many questions have been answered, more have been posed, and now anything is fair game. Case in point, several sites have posted Avengers: Age of Ultron Behind the Scenes videos taken on the set of the highly-anticipated Joss Whedon sequel. Check them out below. Read More »