Kevin Feige News
6:21 PM 8/28/2014 by Jeff Giles
Hey, remember when Joaquin Phoenix fooled a bunch of people into thinking he was going to retire from acting to pursue a career in rap? Ha, ha, ha! If he'd followed that up by telling everyone he wanted to star in a movie about the Marvel Comics hero Doctor Strange, it would have seemed like another piece of insane performance art, but here we are in 2014, and Joaquin Phoenix starring in Marvel's Doctor Strange movie appears to be all but a done deal.
4:10 PM 8/20/2014 by Jeff Giles
Marvel's turned defying fan expectations into a multibillion-dollar industry, and at this point, any fanboys who seriously believe the studio cares about petitions and message boards is delusional. But just because Marvel's brain trust is confident enough to ignore or override comics lovers' wishes, that doesn't mean they aren't aware of them -- and in a couple of notable cases, they may even acquiesce at some point.
1:16 PM 8/1/2014 by Jeff Giles
By now, we're all accustomed to the boundless visual possibilities of computer-generated effects, and aware that we're living in a world in which filmmakers have the ability to show us just about anything within the realm of human imagination. In fact, if you've got enough of the studio's money, amazing visuals are now the easy part -- these days, Hollywood's toughest trick is coming up with enough old-fashioned narrative magic to support all that splendor.
feedproxy.google.com – "I hope we do it sooner rather than later," the studio president says about the possibility of a female super hero being given the spotlight in a Marvel movie. 4 weeks 10 hours ago via jackiechan
1:51 PM 7/25/2014 by Jeff Giles
Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Hardy were previously rumored to be in the running for the role, but it appears that Joaquin Phoenix is Marvel's top choice to play the title role in its upcoming comic book adaptation Doctor Strange.
comicbookmovie.com – IGN Movies recently caught up with Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige at the Guardians of the Galaxy press junket and quizzed him about their Phase 3 plans following Ant-Man next summer. This year saw a sequel released in the form of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and then the first movie in a potential new franchise with the James Gunn helmed movie set in space. 5 weeks 4 days ago via theothersenhman
comingsoon.net – Ever since a rumor over a year ago popped up that claimed Marvel Studios was considering a "Planet Hulk" film for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, many fans have become consumed with the notion of the film. Despite being debunked by Joss Whedon and The Hulk himself Mark Ruffalo, the rumor wouldn't die and even lead some to speculate a Guardians of the Galaxy sequel could see The Hulk team up with that group in a crossover film. 5 weeks 4 days ago via jetli
Kevin Feige Explains Why 'Ant-Man' Was "Not Working" With Edgar Wright, Says Movie Now "In The Best Shape It's Ever Been"
fb.indiewire.com – It would seem that as Kevin Feige continues on the promotional run for "Guardians Of The Galaxy," it has also turned into the "Ant-Man" apology and don't-worry-it's-gonna-be-good-tour as well. Earlier this week, Feige stood up for the new choice of director Peyton Reed, and said the upcoming movie will be the "best version" possible. 6 weeks 16 hours ago via jackiechan
12:37 PM 7/15/2014 by Fred Topel
When you see Doctor Who’s Karen Gillan in Guardians of the Galaxy, you might not recognize her with a shaved head and blue body. She looks like her old self again in her upcoming ABC comedy Selfie, and the reason is because Marvel saved her hair for her.
ign.com – Kevin Feige has been talking about the forthcoming Ant-Man movie, with the Marvel Studios boss claiming that the film "is is as good a shape as it's ever been." It’s been all-change behind-the-scenes of late, with director Edgar Wright departing the project, Peyton Reed being brought in as his replacement, and multiple screenwriters reportedly working on the script. 6 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman