This is a weekend we’ve been thinking about for quite some time. The Avengers have finally assembled.
I’ve seen the movie and I can assure you that, yes, it is tremendous fun. One of the key reasons for this is the casting – it’s just terrific. Everyone plays off one another so nicely and there is no weak link.
To celebrate Earth’s Mightiest Heroes (and those they share the stage with) this week’s TBMYPHS is dedicated to the members of this amazing team up, and the work they did before getting their action figure on. Read More »
Want to see a few new looks at Bane in The Dark Knight Rises? How about Spider-Man in The Amazing Spider-Man? Which outdoor activity did Russell Crowe and Henry Cavill train for in Man of Steel? Why do male superheroes get such practical costumes but females still have to bear it all? Is there a film critic who absolutely adored Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance? Want to hear Karl Urban do the voice of Dredd and read some Hulk dialogue from The Avengers? Read about all of this and more in today’s Superhero Bits. Read More »
I’m not talking Stan Lee here — there is a report floating around that suggests that one of Marvel’s major heroes could end up having a cameo in Joss Whedon‘s The Avengers. What makes this particular rumor so attention-getting is that the character is one Marvel Studios does not own the screen rights for. But that’s also what makes it seem like something we should be very skeptical of, at best. Read More »