Author: Cainan

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When it comes to Star Wars the fanbase reaches around the world and back again. Star Wars fans are some of the most passionate fans there is but not when it comes to the Chinese market. JoBlo got a chance to speak with actor Donnie Yen (Rogue One) and he had some interesting things to say about why Marvel works in China but Star Wars does not: “Chinese audiences didn’t grow up with Star Wars culture so, unfortunately, it didn’t work. Marvel is a lot easier to understand. Star Wars, there’s a whole universe out there. Marvel, from the costumes,…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1428″ img_size=”628×380″ alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]It was reported earlier this week by Variety that actor Marc Maron (GLOW, Almost Famous) had joined the Todd Phillips’ Joker film.  We now have confirmation from Marc himself and some details regarding his role in the film. During his podcast, WTF With Marc Maron, commented on his casting saying: “Yes, it is true, it is true people. It is true ladies and gentlemen. I have been added to the cast of the new Joker movie, being directed by Todd Phillips, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Robert De Niro, two of the greatest actors that have ever graced…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1415″ img_size=”1024×500″ alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_border” border_color=”black”][vc_column_text]DC Comics has decided to pull their upcoming ‘Shazam!: The Monster Society of Evil (Deluxe Edition). This deluxe edition was set to include “the entire 24-chapter serial from the Golden Age of Comics with new essays by Fawcett Comics expert P.C. Hamerlinck and film producer and comics historian Michael Uslan.” DC decided to pull this reprint altogether due to concerns over harmful content. DC sent this e-mail out to retailers: “After careful consideration, DC announces that the Shazam!: The Monster Society fo Evil Deluxe Edition HC (JUL180783) is cancelled due to concerns over its contents,” “This title…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1408″ img_size=”1000×500″ alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_rounded”][vc_column_text]The CEO for FOX Television, Gary Newman, spoke at the Television Critics Association panel and had this to say regarding when we might see Buffy The Vampire Slayer make her return to television: “It’s not on an incredibly fast track, but we’re hopeful,” It was announced last month at Comic Con that the show would be making a return to television with Joss Whedon returning to executive produce and new showrunner Monica Owusu-Breen. Breen is reportedly looking to cast a person of color for the role of Buffy this go around, Sarah Michelle Gellar was the…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1337″ img_size=”628×380″ alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]Yesterday we posted an article where Amber Heard opened up about her role in the upcoming Aquaman film. We now have a little more information regarding her relationship with Arthur (Jason Momoa) and if they will or won’t test the romance waters in the film. ComicBook.com caught up with producer Peter Sarfan during set visits and they asked him if Arthur and Mera’s relationship was like other comic book relationships: “I wouldn’t necessarily call it in this movie a love story. It’s very much in the vein of Indiana Jones. James wanted to tell this swashbuckling, fun,…

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News just broke not long ago that Sony had hired Equalizer 2 writer Richard Wenk to write the screenplay for their Spider-Man spin off film, Kraven. Sony seems full steam ahead with this film and hopes that Venom will be the beginning of a beautiful cinematic universe that does not include Spider-Man at this time.  Deadpool 2 actor Stefan Kapicic who plays the X-Men mutant Colossus has already began his quest to join the film as Kraven and even Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld has signed off on it. Stefan posted this to his personal Instagram account. I want this. @sonypictures A…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hot off her role in Mission: Impossible – Fallout, actress Rebecca Ferguson has landed the female lead in the Men in Black spinoff according to DEADLINE.  Rebecca Ferguson will join Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson as the fresh faces to the long running franchise. It was also reported that Emma Thompson will return to the franchise after her stint in Men in Black 3. No word on if Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones will make any sort of cameo. Liam Neeson and Kumail Nanjani are also set to join the film. Rebecca Ferguson is currently reprising her role as Ilsa…

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There is no hiding the fact that Henry Cavill’s facial hair was a huge issue when it came to Justice League. His CGI face was some of the worst moments in the film at times especially in the opening scene. I honestly wish someone at Warner Bros. had cringed hard enough to get that scene removed or even made it look like it was a weird Snapchat filter to hide the horrendous outcome that was his face. Warner Bros. offered to pay for Paramount to CGI the facial hair back on to Henry’s face as he wrapped filming on Mission:…

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If you have seen the latest and in my opinion the greatest entry so far in the Mission: Impossible franchise, then you know Jeremy Renner who plays Agent Brandt was absent from the film. The film boasts an impressive cast despite his absence with Henry Cavill, Vanessa Kirby, and Angela Bassett filling his shoes. During an interview with Empire, director Christopher McQuarrie confirmed why Jeremy was not in the film despite them trying to get him to make a cameo: “Jeremy had his commitment to Avengers, which ironically they ended up not exercising, and we didn’t know what the [sixth…

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Ever since Teen Titans Go began airing on CN, I have thought about returning to the first series. I didn’t see much of a reason why until a few weeks ago when Teen Titans Go To The Movies became a hit in theaters and DC dropped a trailer for their flagship series Titans which takes the characters in a “darker” route. I see that this series was very influential for millennials- myself included. But why is that? What really made us click with this show? Let’s take a look back at the very first episode of Teen Titans and give…

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