The biggest worry for everyone this year isn’t politics or global catastrophes, but rather the casting of Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man for future films, most specifically Avengers 2. Joss Whedon however is showing his iron will when it comes to keeping RDJ as Tony Stark for his next big piece. At this point it is unclear how negotiations will go over the next year before filming starts, but I have so much faith in his return it would be considered unhealthy.
In Whedon’s interview with The Daily Beast, “He is Iron Man. He is Iron Man in the way that Sean Connery was James Bond. I have no intention of making Avengers 2 without him, nor do I think I’ll be [...]
Next up on Marvel’s cinematic plate is Thor: The Dark World. Despite all the great news surrounding casting of Guardians of the Galaxy and set photos from Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the next film to be previewed has only had one trailer and minimal amounts of thunder elsewhere. Today Disney released several high resolution photos from the upcoming film which showcase Thor himself and the dark elves, including their king and leader, Malekith, the accursed. Take notice at their blonde hair underneath the battle armor and how their weapons look very organic, yet similar to the Chitauri ones used during the Avengers. Until we get some official posters and other artwork, [...]
Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios have released the first trailer for Thor: The Dark World, directed by Alan Taylor and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander, Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins.
The first production still from Captain America: The Winter Soldier has hit the internet today! Featuring what appears to be Chris Evans and the iconic shield, this movie may feature a more street-clothed version of Steve Rogers than in previous movies. Read the synopsis after the image for more information provided by Marvel Studios as well, warning it may contain potential *SPOILERS* for those who are unfamiliar with the Winter Soldier storyline. This is the third of the proposed 4 Phase 2 movies Marvel has on its slate.
Following in the footsteps of the record-breaking Marvel Studios’ release, “Marvel’s The Avengers,” production on the highly anticipated release, [...]