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It’s hard to believe that we’ve had 10 years of Marvel Studios movies, beginning with Iron Man back in 2008 and running through Ant-Man and the Wasp at the end of last summer. With Avengers: Endgame bringing this era of Marvel Cinematic Universe movies to an end, what better way to celebrate than with a pair of two incredible prints by artist John Guydo featuring nearly all of the heroes and villains from the first 10 years of Marvel Studios movies.
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For Marvel’s highly anticipated Black Widow movie, a solo outing that had been in demand for nearly a decade, the studio wanted to get it right. Over 65 female directors were considered at one point to direct the Scarlett Johansson vehicle, and that was slowly whittled down to a four-person shortlist. Ultimately Berlin Syndrome director Cate Shortland earned the gig, but one other high-profile female director was initially approached for the job of Black Widow director, only to turn it down.
Lucrecia Martel, who directed this year’s acclaimed Zama, revealed that she was approached by Marvel Studios to direct Black Widow, but turned it down when she learned that she wouldn’t be directing the action scenes. But while that may seem like an insensible offer from Marvel, it’s actually a practice that’s not so unusual for the behemoth movie studio.
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Is the Spider-Man video game a little too pro-police and pro-surveillance? Why is the organization Genital Autonomy of America upset with a new Batman comic? Did you know Thanos has a saxophone? What insult did Homer Simpson throw at DC on an episode with Gal Gadot? Will Spider-Man: Far From Home introduce a new suit? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits right here. Read More »
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We don’t know much about the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe beyond Avengers 4, but we do know this much: the future is female. After Captain Marvel shatters the MCU’s glass ceiling next near, Scarlett Johansson‘s Black Widow will take center stage in her own solo movie and now we know who will direct it: Australian filmmaker Cate Shortland.
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Marvel is narrowing down their search for a Black Widow director. Reports indicate several female filmmakers are on the shortlist to helm the film, but Australian director Cate Shortland might be the finalist.
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