First things first (I’m the realest), no just kidding, but TV spots for movies are a BIG no-no for me. I learned this from Mike Royer (my co-host of Superhero Slate podcast) and we actively avoid them. However, sometimes something so big and powerful comes along, I have to see it, just from the raucous it is causing. That my friends, is this second TV Spot for AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON.
I’m not going to give away any details in case you don’t want to be spoiled, but to be fair this is a pretty spoiler free trailer. It shows action, humor, and Quicksilver speaks! Theres enough in this 60 seconds to make me know I’m going to be giddy like a school girl come [...]
ABC has unveiled a new, albiet brief, trailer for the upcoming “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” television series that will be airing during the NBA Finals tomorrow night. Not really showing off anything new, the marketing for this show has been pretty spectacular for a show that has been based on the number 3 grossing movie of all time, I”m talking about The Avengers! We got a taste of the non-super hero characters in the Marvel One-Shots that featured (now a zombie or something) Agent Coulson and Agent Sitwell as they go about their daily business.
In Marvel”s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (that acronym is awful to type), we encounter the return of Coulson as he [...]
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, known from such films as Kick-Ass, Kick-Ass 2, and Savages, is reportedly the top contender in Hollywood’s rat race to play Pietro Maximoff, aka Quicksilver in Joss Whedon’s Avengers 2. Now I’ve not been a fan of his casting in Kick-Ass, however, this may be turn out to be better. We’ve reported before that Evan Peters has been cast as Quicksilver, however that was in Fox’s X-men: Days of Future Past. Confused already? You won’t be the only one.
In that same article, I discuss the issues surrounding using the offspring of Magneto in two franchises owned by separate movie studios. A quick recap is that Marvel can use the [...]