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The unstoppable machinery of the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues on as ever: “Captain Marvel” landed its directors last week, and only this morning, reviews landed for “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2,” which opens imminently, before “Spider-Man: Homecoming” arrives in July and “Thor: Ragnarok” in the fall, then “Black Panther” February, 2018. And as these Phase Three movies arrive, the feeling increases that we’re about to hit the culmination of nearly ten years of work, as our heroes get ready to square off with Thanos (Josh Brolin) for a two-movie battle. Continue reading Kevin Feige Says The Title For ‘Avengers 4’ Is A Spoiler For ‘Infinity War’ at The Playlist.
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Kevin Feige has been particularly chatty as of late. Marvel‘s movie boss has taken on a string of interviews in the past few weeks, taking the opportunity to provide updates on the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including some particularly juicy comments about the ‘Avengers’ movies and where the Marvel universe as a whole might head at the conclusion of Phase 3. And while that might be the more enticing storyline, let’s begin with the (relatively) smaller piece of news. Continue reading Marvel’s ‘Avengers 4’ Won’t Shoot Alongside ‘Avengers: Infinity War,’ May End the Modern MCU at The Playlist.
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It’s Friday, which means one last chance to cram as many “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 rumors into the calendar as humanly possible. With critics and select fans getting a first look at the film this past week, and Entertainment Weekly sharing some big updates on the movie in its Summer Movie Preview, the floodgates have opened on talking about James Gunn‘s highly anticipated sequel. Continue reading Marvel Hints At A Different ‘Guardians’ Roster In ‘Vol. 3,’ James Gunn’s Expanding Role at The Playlist.
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WEST HOLLYWOOD – Sitting down with James Gunn it’s clear the writer and director of “Guardians of the Galaxy, vol. 2” is battling to keep his energy up as he endures a day full of interviews and press conferences for his latest blockbuster.  He is also no doubt coming off the high of the film’s world premiere that took place less than 24 hours earlier.  A premiere where a good chunk of Hollywood learned that “Vol. Continue reading ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’s’ James Gunn Thinks Tom Holland Is ‘Amazing’ As Spider-Man [Interview] at The Playlist.
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Anytime Marvel boss Kevin Feige sits down to talk about the state of the industry, people tend to sit up and take notice. Feige’s films are the new gold standard of Hollywood blockbusters; any list of the highest-grossing movies of all time is littered with Marvel productions, from the original ‘Avengers‘ movie to last year’s “Captain America: Civil War.” So it’s no surprise to find out that Feige is a big proponent of the theatrical experience, arguing that VOD cannot replace the communal spirit found at your local multiplex. Continue reading Marvel’s Kevin Feige Says Loss Of Theatrical Experience Would Be “Sad”; Wants To Make Movies People ‘Obsess’ Over at The Playlist.
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When it came time for Marvel to realize the full potential of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with 2012’s “The Avengers,” they couldn’t have chosen a better director than Joss Whedon. Whedon’s deep knowledge of comic book storylines – he had previously helped Marvel launch their “Astonishing X-Men” series and had successfully turned “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” into a minor institution at Dark Horse Comics – gave the studio the street cred needed to reassure fans that the ambitious crossover event was in good hands.  Continue reading Joss Whedon Called Marvel’s Kevin Feige About ‘Batgirl’ at The Playlist.
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Since the unexpected box office success of “Deadpool” – and the more predictable success of “Logan” – studio executives have spent the past few months openly wondering if they could slap an R-rating on any of their biggest properties. Back in March, a source at DC Films admitted that the studio would “100 percent” make an R-rated superhero movie if matched the characters. Simililarly, Warner Bros. Continue reading Marvel’s Kevin Feige Has No Interest In Making R-Rated Superhero Movies at The Playlist.
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Get hype, Marvel fans. “Avengers: Infinity War” has started production (Jan 23, 2017) and as a treat for fans, Marvel Studios has released a behind-the-scenes production start teaser with some new dialogue (from Benicio del Toro‘s The Collector character), old footage, some concept art (a brief shot of Thor and Rocket Raccoon in the same frame fighting together) and some action from the set of the new film. Continue reading First Look: Marvel Releases ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Production Start Teaser at The Playlist.
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There is a common argument tossed around that hashtag activism serves little purpose, and only speaks to those with like-minded ideals. But if something trends, there’s a good chance those voices will reach their intended audience, and while change doesn’t always happen immediately, the intended recipient of hashtags may sometimes be listening. Certainly, Marvel has heard what fans have been saying about their toys online. Circa the release of “Captain America: Civil War” and “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. Continue reading Kevin Feige Says Marvel Will Do A Better Job For Female Representation After #WheresBlackWidow Campaign at The Playlist.
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