Whedon On Avengers: Age of Ultron

Whedon On Avengers: Age of Ultron
With 2015 fast approaching, the May 1 release of “Avengers: Age of Ultron” is now less than half a year away. In anticipation of the New Year, /Film has posted an interview with writer and...

MAD Artist Jack Davis Retires After 60-Plus Year...

MAD Artist Jack Davis Retires After 60-Plus Year Career
Prolific illustrator Jack Davis has announced his retirement, as reported Tuesday by Wired. In the interview, he cites a dissatisfaction with his current output as his motivation. “I can still draw,...

Doctor Strange Rumor: Freeman, Nighy, Watanabe...

Doctor Strange Rumor: Freeman, Nighy, Watanabe Sought to Play Ancient One
With Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch finally confirmed to play Doctor Strange, the rumor mill has moved on to the secondary roles in the Marvel film, started with the Ancient One. According to Latino...

Supreme Court to Hear Dispute over Spider-Man Toy

Supreme Court to Hear Dispute over Spider-Man Toy
The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether Marvel owes royalty payments to the creator of a Spider-Man toy after the patent for the Web Blaster expired. As first reported by Courthouse News Service, Stephen...

IDW Announces Artist’s Edition For Don Rosa’s...

IDW Announces Artist’s Edition For Don Rosa’s Scrooge McDuck Masterpiece
If you’re a fan of Don Rosa’s work on Donald Duck and Uncle Scrooge, now is a great — and somewhat expensive — time to be alive. Not only is Fantagraphics putting out hardcover collections of Rosa’s...

CW’s The Flash Sets Mark Hamill to Return as...

CW’s The Flash Sets Mark Hamill to Return as DC’s Trickster
Star Wars icon Mark Hamill will soon reprise one of his most legendary roles, and we’re not talking about Luke Skywalker. The Force Awakens star will return to different roots for The CW’s The Flash...

David S. Goyer & SyFy Developing Krypton...

David S. Goyer & SyFy Developing Krypton Superman Origin Series
According to The Hollywood Reporter, David S. Goyer and SyFy are developing a new television series based on the Superman mythology. “Krypton” will follow the Man of Steel’s grandfather...
Warner Bros. to Replace Defective Discs For Batman: The Complete Television Series

Warner Bros. to Replace Defective Discs...

Much like Batman, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has set out to right a wrong. Instead of capturing a dastardly villain, however, the company will send out replacements for defective discs in the Batman:...
Boom Studios Unveils New Excellent Adventures For Bill & Ted In March

Boom Studios Unveils New Excellent...

he Wyld Stallyns have returned to be excellent to each other in comics. While rumors of a potential movie sequel continue to swirl, Bill and Ted — last seen in comics in Marvel’s 12-issue 1991 series...
David S. Goyer on Neil Gaiman and Sandman Film

David S. Goyer on Neil Gaiman and...

While speaking with Deadline about his many upcoming projects, David S. Goyer touched on the upcoming film adaptation of “Sandman” with Joseph Gordon-Levitt at the helm as director. The film...
Walking Dead Continues Blockbuster Ratings Streak With Midseason Finale

Walking Dead Continues Blockbuster...

While fans of “The Walking Dead” are still reeling from last night’s shocking midseason finale episode, execs over at AMC are most likely feeling decidedly more upbeat. The Hollywood...
Guillermo Del Toro Has Turned in His Justice League Dark Script

Guillermo Del Toro Has Turned in His...

The script for “Dark Universe,” director Guillermo del Toro’s frequently discussed take on DC Comics’ “Justice League Dark” concept, has been handed in to Warner Bros.,...
Supergirl Could Cross Over to Arrow and The Flash

Supergirl Could Cross Over to Arrow and...

Could a DC Television Universe expand across networks? In an “Entertainment Weekly” (via KSiteTV) profile of “The Flash” and “Arrow” co-showrunner Greg Berlanti, the...
Christian Bale Admits He Was Jealous of Ben Affleck’s Batman Role

Christian Bale Admits He Was Jealous of...

Although it’s unclear whether Christian Bale was in talks to reprise his role as Batman in Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the Oscar-winning actor confessed to Empire in the UK film...

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Christian Bale Admits He Was Jealous of Ben Affleck’s Batman Role