Disney buys all Marvel home entertainment distribution rights from Paramount

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Disney just released this announcement to their retailers regarding the Marvel Home entertainment rights. July 2, 2013 Dear Retailer, Please be advised that effective 6/30/2013 Marvel has acquired the distribution rights for Marvel Studio’s Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger. To ensure a smooth … Continue reading

Six new images from The Wolverine

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IGN released six new character posters from The Wolverine. It consists of Wolverine (Hugh Jackman), Yukio (Rila Fukushima), Mariko (Tao Okamoto), Viper (Svetlana Khodchenkova) and Silver Samurai (Will Yun Lee). The Wolverine Official Synopsis: Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure takes Wolverine, the most iconic character … Continue reading

Why Starship Troopers was a great movie

When I was 11 years old, I saw the previews for what I thought looked to be the coolest movie ever, Starship Troopers, a futuristic war film where the human race was fighting giant bugs! I remember clearly on the day the film came out, I read the LA times review … Continue reading

Superhero movies and genre, what works?

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I know I’m preaching to the choir here, but not all superhero movies are created equal. Whenever I get dragged into the Batman vs. Superman argument and why Nolan’s Batman worked better than Singer’s Superman, the question of believability gets dredged up. “Batman works better because he’s more believable”, I … Continue reading

Film vs. Reality: Sword Battles!

Imagine this for a moment… Your eyes are blurry; the smell of sweat mixed with blood fills your nostrils. The gash on top of your left eyebrow is starting to compromise your sight, but you have to push forward. Your entire Men-at-Arms are in disarray; the lines are broken and … Continue reading

Official The Wolverine Twitter tweets more photos!

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With the release of The Wolverine coming out in a month, the Official The Wolverine film Twitter account has been posting “The Cost of Immortality” quotes, photos from the film with quotes and new character posters. The Wolverine Official Synopsis: Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure … Continue reading

Captain America: The Winter Soldier set photos

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  Robert Redford was seen on the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier recently to film his part -as SHIELD leader, Alexander Pierce. Pierce graduated from SHIELD Academy in civilian surveillance and accounting. He also was a sleeper agent working in decoding dispatches from HYDRA in the comics. Many … Continue reading

Nerd Reactor’s coverage of the 39th Annual Saturn Awards

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By Laura Sirikulvadhana and Holly Amos We were excited to get the opportunity to attend The 39th Annual Saturn Awards last night, which celebrates accomplishments in the areas of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. It was held in honor of the late Richard Matheson and hosted by Lance Reddick, who … Continue reading

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg say Uncharted would be too much like Indiana Jones

Both Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg revealed that they have been asked by Naughty Dog to write a script for the Uncharted live-action film. In an interview with IGN on their latest project, This Is the End, the duo said that Naughty Dog has asked them more than once for … Continue reading

Celebrities on J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII

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TotalFilm spoke to celebrities at various press junkets about their thoughts on JJ Abrams‘ Star Wars: Episode VII. The responses have been hilarious! Ewan McGregor, who was Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequels, said he would love to be part of it again. Rachel Weisz, Amy Adams, Dwayne Johnson, Steve Carrell, John … Continue reading