When is Young Justice: Outsiders coming to the DC Universe streaming service? How does Josh Brolin want to improve his performance as Cable in X-Force? What are the latest additions to the panel line-up at San Diego Comic-Con? What does Evangeline Lilly think about her male co-stars complaining about their super suits? Want to see a new clip from Ant-Man and the Wasp? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Early this week, I traveled to Lake Tahoe to cover an early press event for Bad Times at the El Royale, a 1960s-set crime drama written and directed by The Cabin in the Woods director Drew Goddard. I spoke with Goddard on camera about his new movie (we’ll be publishing that video closer to the film’s release), but I caught up with him a few minutes after we recorded the interview to ask whether or not he’s directing a recently-announced Cloverfield movie. He also told me about his secret weapon for the upcoming X-Force movie. Read More »
20th Century Fox is developing an X-Force film that’s going to be written and directed by The Cabin in the Woods director Drew Goddard, and while making the press rounds to promote his next movie (a small crime thriller called Bad Times at the El Royale), Goddard has revealed his approach to tackling the superhero sequel. Read about his reaction to Deadpool 2‘s big twist, how he’ll handle the fallout of that film, and more in this X-Force movie update.
Warning: spoilers for Deadpool 2 below.
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Are you ready for Stephen Amell to have the signature Green Arrow goatee? Do you want Peter from Deadpool 2 to get his own spin-off? Is Kiersey Clemons going to play Iris West in The Flash movie or not? Which character returns in a new set video from The Punisher season two? Did you notice that Iron Man sets up a story thread in Ant-Man and the Wasp? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Deadpool 2 is in theaters right now, and thankfully the trailers and marketing haven’t spoiled all of the surprises in store for fans heading to see the irreverent superhero comedy this weekend. One of the biggest surprises comes from the sequel’s two mid-credits scenes.
Since this is Deadpool we’re talking about, they’re not really trying to blow fans’ minds by setting up future sequels, but rather delivering more meta gags as the Merc with a Mouth is wont to do. However, while these Deadpool 2 credits scenes are hilarious, they also raise some important questions about the future of Deadpool and the developing X-Force movie. If you haven’t seen Deadpool 2 and you don’t want any spoilers, then don’t read any further. Read More »
In the Deadpool 2 trailers, the X-Force team is center-stage. However, many people without comic book backgrounds may be scratching their heads and wondering, “Who are the X-Force? Why aren’t they just called the X-Men? What the hell is a Shatterstar?”
Well, no worries .I am here to help answer all of those questions and more.
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Who are the jerks taking advantage of Stan Lee in his old age? What comic book villains is Nicolas Cage interested in playing? Whatever happened to Jeff Wadlow‘s developing X-Force movie? Why can’t Disney use the Marvel brand name in their own theme parks? Which comic book storyline would Anthony & Joe Russo like to see come together if the Disney and Fox deal works out? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
As the possibility of a merger between Walt Disney Pictures and 20th Century Fox looms, the latter studio isn’t slowing down development on any of their projects. When it comes to any developments on films featuring Marvel Comics characters, it seems like the studio is trying to get as much off the ground as they can while the House of Mouse tries to finalize the deal.
Several new developments have surfaced from 20th Century Fox when it comes to Marvel properties. While we just heard about a Silver Surfer movie in the works, new details on the reshoots that caused New Mutants to be pushed back to 2019 have surfaced and it sounds like Fox wants to get the Deadpool spin-off X-Force off the ground as soon as possible. Read More »
How does Iris West end up with speed powers in a new episode of The Flash? Want to see the best preview of Krypton yet? Who is returning to DC’s Legends of Tomorrow in the third season finale? Is the final Infinity Stone hidden in Wakanda? What were some of the first reactions after a test screening of Aquaman? Want to see Zachary Levi‘s new Shazam hairstyle? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
This morning brought a new Deadpool 2 trailer to the web, and with it came the surprise reveal of a new team of mutants who have yet to be seen on the big screen: the X-Force.
In a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moment, there’s a shot of Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) standing in the opening of a cargo door on a helicopter…and there are a few other characters standing with him. One of them is Zazie Beetz as Domino, but we’ve never seen the other three characters before, at least not in movie form. So, who are these characters? Let’s pinpoint who’s who when it comes to the X-Force in Deadpool 2. Read More »