Which character seems to be back from the dead in the eighth season premiere of Arrow? Want to see concept art from an abandoned Batman Arkham game involving Damian Wayne? Could Ryan Gosling be talking to Taika Waititi about a role in Thor: Love & Thunder? Which Marvel planets couldn’t exist in the real world? Does a Wonder Woman 1984 photo hint at a certain plot element in the sequel? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want a first look at some of the Spider-Man comic J.J. Abrams is making with his son Henry Abrams? Did you know Hulk once faced off with Hulk Hogan? What’s this new comic book team Rob Liefeld is putting together? Are you bummed you won’t get to see a Hellboy reboot sequel introduce a new Abe Sapien? Is there a script for Ant-Man 3 that’s already finished? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
For the longest time, director Guillermo del Toro tried to get Hellboy 3 off the ground. The end of Hellboy II left the door wide open for a sequel involving Big Red (Ron Perlman) having a couple hellions of his own with his girlfriend Liz (Selma Blair), not to mention fulfilling his destiny as the beast of the apocalypse. Unfortunately, that project is dead, and this year’s reboot doubled down on that by leaving the franchise in the dust. But there was another chance for us to see that story play out.
Hellboy creator Mike Mignola recently revealed that Guillermo del Toro approached him with the idea of creating a Hellboy 3 comic book adaptation for fans who wanted to see the trilogy complete. But Mignola turned him down. Read More »
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Before he was the one “useless” superhero in Marvel’s The Avengers, Jeremy Renner could have played another belittled character in another superhero movie. The Avengers: Endgame actor revealed that he had turned down a major role in Guillermo del Toro‘s first Hellboy movie, and that he has “zero regrets” over it. But no, it wasn’t Hellboy.
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The Hellboy reboot arrived in theaters in April, and it was gone in a flash. The R-rated reboot of the Dark Horse comics hero starring David Harbour pulled in $21.9 million at the box office, less than half of the $50 million it cost to make the movie. Based on that, pretty much no one thought a sequel would be following. But just to be sure, someone asked David Harbour to confirm as much. It should come as no surprise that Harbour doesn’t really see that coming together anytime soon, if at all. Read More »
Want to see a claymation Guardians of the Galaxy short? How can Spider-Man and Ms. Marvel teach your kids about language? Is a Batman 80th anniversary mural coming to your city? When does the Hellboy reboot come to home video? What does Macaualay Culkin say about rumors of him playing The Joker? Why did Dark Phoenix fail at the box office last weekend? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see the next installment of the Marvel Comics documentary series Seminal Moments? Are you ready to learn more about the upcoming Avengers video game at E3? What did David Harbour‘s remake of Hellboy make in its entire domestic run? Is Millie Bobby Brown in The Eternals or not? Why was the ending of Dark Phoenix reshot? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Remember the Hellboy remake? It’s okay if you don’t, because everyone seemed hated it, and it bombed at the box office. Now, a few months removed from the release date, star David Harbour is opening up about the film’s failure. Sort of. In an attempt to remain diplomatic, the actor has compared Hellboy to chocolate, offering a somewhat muddled analogy.
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What the hell is Savage Avengers? When will the third season of Legion premiere on FX? Did you hear Avengers: Endgame is now the most tweeted-about movie ever? Did Doctor Strange let Thanos win for a different reason than it seems? Could Kang the Conquerer come to the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Are you ready for some new Avengers: Endgame Funko POP with spoilers? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »