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Kevin Smith responds to Martin Scorsese's Marvel comments By now, most of you are aware of the controversy which Martin Scorsese stirred up when he said that Marvel movies are more like theme park attractions than true cinema. "I don’t see them. I tried, you know? But that’s not cinema," Scorsese said. "Honestly, the closest I can think of them, as well made as they are, with actors doing… Read More...

Kevin Smith responds to Martin Scorsese's Marvel comments By now, most of you are aware of the controversy which Martin Scorsese stirred up when he said that Marvel movies are more like theme park attractions than true cinema. "I don’t see them. I tried, you know? But that’s not cinema," Scorsese said. "Honestly, the closest I can think of them, as well made as they are, with actors doing… Read More...

Fox From a terrible opening weekend at the box office and some last-minute reshoots needed the avoid some Captain Marvel connections, Dark Phoenix isn’t doing so well. Director Simon Kinberg recently took credit for the latest X-Men movie’s failures. “It clearly is a movie that didn’t connect with audiences that didn’t see it, it didn’t connect enough with audiences that did see it,” he said.

X-Men editor John Ottman shares abandoned script centered on Beast Despite the countless number of mutants to call themselves X-Men, the only two who were ever given their own film in the franchise are Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) and Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds). It's not for lack of trying, but every other X-MEN spin-off wound up stuck in development hell (looking at you, Gambit), including a potential film centered around Beast (Nicholas Hoult). John Ottman,… Read More...

Ben Affleck Explains Leaving Batman Behind, Retires the Cape and Cowl on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Last month brought the official but unsurprising news that The Batman would not bring Ben Affleck back as The Dark Knight. Instead, the new film from director Matt Reeves will take a more noir approach to the Caped Crusader and will put a younger actor back in the role. So what happened with Batfleck? Ben Affleck appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, and conversation inevitably turned to the actor retiring from his post as Gotham’s crimefighter. It’s the first time Affleck has publicly spoken out specifically about leaving the role behind.

‘Incredibles 2’ Spoiler Review: The Family That Fights Together, Stays Together The Incredibles arrived on the scene in 2004 when superheroes were taking off at the box office, but hadn’t ventured into the behemoth of success that would come with the beginning of the Marvel Cinematic Universe just four years later. Now that 14 years have passed since the original, the superhero game is well-tread and seasoned territory.

Evan Peters says X-Men: Dark Phoenix will be "much darker" than Apocalypse Fox has been taking big risks with their comic book movie slate recently, with both DEADPOOL movies embracing their crude R ratings while LOGAN acted as a gritty, bloody drama. Even the upcoming NEW MUTANTS is embracing a horror movie style. There’s room now for the upcoming X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX to take a few risks, and star Evan Peters says this will be a much darker outing for the mutant crew.... Read More...

The New Incredibles 2 Trailer Proves Parents Still Don’t Understand The latest 'Incredibles 2' trailer has so many life lessons.

Behold! The ‘Incredibles 2’ Trailer By Brad Gullickson Our first cinematic superhero family has returned to show the big boys how it’s done. After 14 years of pleading, director Brad Bird has finally succumbed to our desperate cries for an Incredibles sequel. No more speculation, no more handwringing. They’re back.

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