What one sacred item did director Scott Derrickson save from Doctor Strange before his house burned down? What happens when you type “Excelsior” into Netflix’s search engine? When can Amazon Prime members catch an early screening of Aquaman? Will the Avengers 4 trailer arrive before the Avengers: Prelude comic hits shelves? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
What was Stan Lee working on with his daughter not long before he passed away? What caused Watchmen star Jeffrey Dean Morgan to lash out at abandoned Batman star Armie Hammer? Why did Sam Raimi forge Stan Lee‘s signature when he was younger? What was Nick Fury doing before Avengers: Infinity War? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Nowadays you can’t swing a dead cat without hitting a comic book movie in theaters every few months. Hell, nowadays you can’t swing a dead cat period. But at one time, comic book movies were not considered to be lucrative prospects at the box office, and plenty of opportunities to bring some of the biggest superheroes of the big screen today to theaters were turned down without hesitation.
In fact, long before he got a chance to bring Spider-Man to the big screen for the first time, director Sam Raimi was lined up to bring another Marvel Comics superhero to theaters instead: the god of thunder himself, Thor. Read More »
Want a first look at the upcoming Arrowverse crossover Elseworlds? How long has Chris Pine known that he would return as Steve Trevor in Wonder Woman 1984? When will DC’s Legends of Tomorrow return from the midseason break? What would Spider-Man look like in a vibranium suit in the MCU? What do the breakdowns for Black Widow supporting characters tell us about the movie? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
It’s official: the world loves Venom. The superhero film is already a big hit, and this weekend, it’s opening in China – and it’s opening big. So big, in fact, that it’s on track to earn as much, or even more, worldwide than all of Sony’s other Spider-Man– related movies. People just can’t get enough of Venom and his big, slimy tongue! If you’re a fan of Venom, this is good news, because this means more movies like Venom are on the way. If you’re not a fan of Venom, than this is bad news, because this means more movies like Venom are on the way.
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Why was Marvel initially concerned about the Outrider creatures in Avengers: Infinity War? When does the next chapter of Spider-Man PS4 DLC arrive? Want to see Death of Superman and Reign of the Supermen in theaters? How did Avengers: Infinity War keep Loki‘s death a secret? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Is Into the Spider-Verse destined to be the best Spider-Man movie ever? It just might be, because every piece of footage looks exciting, vibrant, and different than anything we’ve seen before. The animated film brings together spider-people from multiple universes, and sets them loose in a comic-book-infused world overflowing with eye-popping visual style. A new Into the Spider-Verse sneak peek offers up another entertaining look at the superhero film, and confirms that Spider-Man does not wear a cape. Or maybe he does…?
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Want to win an Incredibles 2 branded Xbox One X? Which DC characters are coming to PlayerUnknown’s Battleground? Have you heard the amazing Arabic theme song for Batman: The Animated Series? Will the success of Venom keep more Spider-Man characters from going to Marvel Studios? When might Marvel’s The Eternals start shooting? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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