Last week, Ben Kingsley got the attention of Marvel fans everywhere when he revealed he’d filmed a “secret project” for the studio. Kingsley had seemingly finished his role as the Mandarin in Iron Man 3, but this new information brought up a plethora of possibilities regarding the character. Studio President Kevin Feige wouldn’t comment on the quote, but basically acknowledged Kingsley had filmed something.
Well now, the Marvel masters at Latino-Review claim to have information on the “secret project.” First of all, it’s a One-Shot. That’s the non-spoiler. For more spoiler-filled information that’ll make your head spin, read below. Read More »
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Marvel hired Sir Ben Kingsley to play The Mandarin, and wrote for him a character that was one of the most ballsy and brilliant (and therefore, to some, horrible) treatments of a Marvel character to hit film. Kingsley’s Iron Man 3 role certainly got people talking, and for my money the crux of the character was one of the most effective blockbuster moments of the year so far.
So it’s good to hear that the actor might not be done with the character just yet. While doing the press rounds for Ender’s Game, Kingsley told one outlet that he’s already shot something else for Marvel. But what is the project? Read More »
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UPDATE: It’s actually just a coincidence.
Briefly: Now that Iron Man 3 is on DVD, the real fun begins. And by “fun” I mean hyper over-analyzation of scenes, and supercuts of the film’s footage flooding YouTube. One small but curious example of over-analyzation popped online over the weekend. ScreenCrush noticed what could possibly be a Punisher, or maybe Crossbones easter egg in the film. Check it out below. Read More »
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