The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, a tattoo artist takes a look at some prominent tattoos on characters in movies like The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Hangover Part II, Blade, and more in order to determine whether they truly look authentic. Plus, take a look back at the animated series Jackie Chan Adventures, and see how Saturday Night Live made the Joker parody focusing on Oscar the Grouch. Read More »
Did you hear Iron Man co-star Gwyneth Paltrow has apparently semi-retired from acting? How is Burger King trying to appeal to Bronx residents annoyed by the tourism of the Joker stairs? Is Lockheed seen in the background of the New Mutants trailer? Who could Christian Bale be playing in Thor: Love & Thunder? Was New Mutants ever intended to be R-rated? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Will you get the celebratory 750th issue of The Flash? Did you know there was an open-world Superman game once in the works? Will Marvel’s Moon Knight series tie into the Blade movie? When does the complete series of Teen Titans arrive on Blu-ray? Which Avengers: Endgame deleted scene almost upended the MCU timeline? Why isn’t Oliver Queen in the Crisis on Infinite Earths title treatment? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
What role does Kevin Garnett want to play in Mahershala Ali‘s Blade movie? How many Hulks has Bruce Banner been in Marvel Comics history? Want a quick glimpse of Brenton Thwaites as Nightwing in the second season of Titans? Is Chris Hemsworth still the main character in Thor: Love & Thunder? How did a Marvel fan create a real working pair of EDITH sunglasses? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see what Garrison Kane could have looked like in Deadpool? Did you believe the rumor that Titans were joining the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover? Who won the Daredevil costume in the Marvel Television auction? Which Marvel movies won big Teen Choice Awards? Did you catch the Groundhog Day Easter egg in Doctor Strange? Why was Thanos creator Jim Starlin nervous about Avengers: Infinity War? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
When can you watch Constantine on DC Universe? How long does Cobie Smulders think Maria Hill has been a Skrull? Which action director wants to take the helm of the new Blade? Is there a Spider-Gwen Easter egg in Avengers: Endgame? Does Thanos know he’s not worthy of wielding Mjolnir? What Avengers: Endgame deleted scenes didn’t get released? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see how Alex Ross imagined Brandon Routh as the Kingdom Come version of Superman? Could Baron Zemo bring back Hydra in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? How was Hulk created for Avengers: Endgame? Do you think the X-Men need a break before entering the MCU? Want to see some of the bloopers that happened while shooting Avengers: Endgame? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see the entire DC Universe panel from Comic-Con? Want to see the new X-Men logos being used for Marvel’s latest comic event? What’s different about the Batman: Hush animated movie when compared to the comic? How did Captain America return all of the Infinity Stones? Which Marvel character does Joe Manganiello want to play? Which Marvel role did Riverdale star KJ Apa audition for? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Even though X-Men started the modern comic book movie craze in 2000, and Iron Man pioneered the idea of a massive shared cinematic universe for superheroes, Blade deserves some credit for digging into Marvel Comics before both of them. The half-vampire, half-human character played by Wesley Snipes delivered some solid action and plenty of blood, and it still has some very passionate fans who were not very pleased when Marvel Studios announced Green Book star Mahershala Ali would be the new Blade.
Thankfully, Wesley Snipes has chimed in to tell all the Blade fans out there to “chillaaxx,” and he couldn’t be more supportive of the Marvel Cinematic Universe moving on with a new actor in the role. Read More »
The Marvel Studios panel at San Diego Comic-Con revealed Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. However, unlike the previous phases, this one didn’t culminate with a big event movie like The Avengers. Kevin Feige explained why that’s the case not long after the panel concluded, and part of the reason might be to allow for a bigger lead-up to what’s coming in Phase 5.
Following the panel, Kevin Feige confirmed that Phase 5 is already planned as part of Marvel Studios’ previously teased five-year plan. And it sounds like that will end up leading to a very different iteration of The Avengers than we’ve seen before. Read More »