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Who's on Marvel's Short List of Actors to Lead 'Guardians of the Galaxy'?

By: Derrick Deane on November 28, 2012 at 3:37PM Comments (28)

As with every Marvel project up until now, studio head Kevin Feige has put together a short list of actors to play the lead in the studios' next major project, Guardians of the Galaxy. Who are they, and tell us who you think should play the role of Peter Quill!

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Cobie Smulders to Appear in 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier,' Frank Grillo Confirmed As Villain Crossbones

By: Derrick Deane on October 29, 2012 at 4:39PM Comments (3)

Frank Grillo has landed the villain role in the upcoming Captain America sequel. Meanwhile, Cobie Smulders, who debuted this summer in The Avengers as Agent Maria Hill, will also appear in the film, most likely in a cameo role. Which gets us wondering, who else from the Marvel Universe would you like to see cameo in the sequel?

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Fandango Survey Reveals 'Avengers,' CatWoman, Katniss Top Halloween Costumes

By: Derrick Deane on October 24, 2012 at 2:28PM Comments (36)

We surveyed more than 1,000 fans on which movie-inspired costumes from 2012 films as well as classic/iconic movies they'd dress up as this Halloween. The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises, The Hunger Games and Snow White and the Huntsman are all well represented.  Is your costume listed? If not, what movie-themed character are you dressing up as?

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'Iron Man 3' Sneak Peek Unlocked; Full Trailer To Arrive on Tuesday

By: Derrick Deane on October 21, 2012 at 10:36AM Comments (3)

The widely-publicized sneak peek for Iron Man 3 was unlocked this morning, showcasing a trailer teaser and an announcement that a new, full-length trailer will arrive online this Tuesday.

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Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Gets a Release Date; What Does It Mean for the 'Avengers' Sequel?

By: Sean OConnell on October 15, 2012 at 10:04AM Comments (11)

We now know when Marvel plans to release a standalone Ant-Man movie. But how does it affect The Avengers 2. And what changes has Marvel made to the Iron Man, Cap and Thor sequels? Big news lies ahead, Marvel fans!

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Disney Releases Official Synopsis for 'Thor: The Dark World'

By: Derrick Deane on October 12, 2012 at 4:22PM Comments (4)

Walt Disney Pictures has given comic book fans something to chew over during the weekend with the release of the official synopsis for Thor: The Dark World. Read the full release and let us know what you think Marvel fans.

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Chris Hemsworth Talks 'Thor 2,' 'Avengers' and Working with Director Alan Taylor

By: Derrick Deane on October 8, 2012 at 1:58PM Comments (5)

Thor: The Dark World is currently filming but star Chris Hemsworth has some time to sit down with Prestige Hong Kong to talk about the sequel, The Avengers and working with director Alan Taylor.

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Five Actresses Vying for 'Captain America' Love Interest Role; Black Widow Confirmed to Appear in Sequel

By: Derrick Deane on October 2, 2012 at 5:41PM Comments (36)

Five actresses are now vying for the love interest role in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, including Emilia Clarke and Teresa Palmer (pictured). Additionally, Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow has been confirmed to appear in the film. So, who should play Cap's new love interest?

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'Avengers' DVD/Blu-ray Preview: Digital Effects Secrets of Marvel's Mega-Blockbuster

By: Derrick Deane on September 24, 2012 at 10:32AM Comments (1)

Last month, Fandango was invited up to San Francisco to chat with some of the digital effects specialists at Industrial Light & Magic. With The Avengers set to hit home video tomorrow, we found out about the challenges they faced making the film and their favorite scenes from the movie.

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James Gunn Confirmed to Rewrite, Direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

By: Derrick Deane on September 18, 2012 at 11:17AM Comments (13)

James Gunn has officially been confirmed as the writer and director for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy. The Super director released a statement this morning on his Facebook page confirming the gig. Are you excited to see what Gunn does with Guardians? Are you a fan of his previous films?

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Joss Whedon to 'Avengers' Fans: Don't Expect a "Happy Ending"

By: Sean OConnell on September 11, 2012 at 8:39AM Comments (47)

Speaking to the media at TIFF, Joss Whedon dropped a few clues as to the direction of The Avengers 2. Let's put it this way: Things aren't about to get any easier for Earth's Mightiest Heroes.

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Fanboy Fix: Viggo Mortensen Rumored for Dr. Strange Cameo, Whedon Endorses "Twisted Take" on 'Guardians,' New 'Hobbit' Pics

By: Derrick Deane on September 10, 2012 at 1:04PM Comments (3)

News and rumors are swirling around Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy. Not only has Joss Whedon signed off on James Gunn's "twisted take" of the Marvel property, but there's a rumor Vigoo Mortensen might cameo as Doctor Strange in the film. Also, a few more new Hobbit images featuring Lee Pace as Legolas' father and more dwarves.

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Clark Gregg Responds to 'Avengers 2' Vision Rumors

By: Derrick Deane on September 4, 2012 at 4:24PM Comments (3)

Leading up to the DVD and BluRay release of The Avengers, Movies.com was able to snag an interview with Clark Gregg who played S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson throughout Marvel's "Phase One" of films. Gregg addresses rumors of him playing Vision in Avengers 2 and other Marvel productions.

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'The Avengers' Returns to Theaters Over Labor Day Weekend

By: Derrick Deane on August 31, 2012 at 11:53AM Comments (28)

What better way to book-end the summer movie season that by watching the film that kicked things off with a Hulk-ian roar. The Avengers returns to theaters over Labor Day weekend for one last run. Will you be watching the film over the holiday weekend?

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Watch: Alternate Opening Scene for 'The Avengers'

By: Derrick Deane on August 28, 2012 at 10:34AM Comments (6)

With less than a month before The Avengers hits DVD and BluRay, Marvel has released an alternate opening sequence from the film. Take a look at the footage courtesy of Yahoo and let us know if you prefer this version or the one that ended up in the theatrical final cut. The Avengers hits home video September 25.

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