James Gunn on Guardians Holiday Special and Future DC Questions

James Gunn (with Chris Pratt and Dave Bautista) on the set of the Guardians Holiday Special.Image: Marvel Studios It’s fitting that James Gunn just released a holiday special because he’s currently the bright star at the center of the superhero movie world. Not only did Gunn just release The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special … Read more

At the box office, Thanksgiving Weekend has never looked worse

Strange World Image: Disney Whether fighting, feasting, or frolicking, there’s one thing people weren’t doing over Thanksgiving: going to see Strange World. Since its debut on November 23, the film has risen in the ranks to one of Pixar’s biggest flops ever and could stand to lose $100 million at the box office. Strange World … Read more

Brie Larson unsure how much longer she’ll be Captain Marvel

Brie Larson at the D23 Expo 2022.Photo: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney (Getty Images) Since starring as the intergalactic superhero Captain Marvel in the MCU’s first film focused on a woman lead, Brie Larson has faced the constant ire of sexist Marvel fanboys and their twitchy Twitter fingers. Utilizing the classic online tool of misogyny, … Read more

Leslie Grace addresses the sudden cancellation of her Batgirl movie

Leslie GracePhoto: Matt Winkelmeyer (Getty Images) Among the hundreds of people affected by Warner Bros. Discovery’s shocking decision to cancel HBO Max’s Batgirl movie yesterday (even as it was reportedly 90 percent of the way to completion)few are as central, obviously, as star Leslie Grace. Singer-songwriter Grace—who had her breakout acting role in 2021 as … Read more

“Sam Wilson is Captain America”

Anthony Mackie and Chris EvansPhoto: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney Some new news broke yesterday for Marvel’s long-in-the-works fourth Captain America movie, i.e., the announcement that The Cloverfield Paradox’s Julius Onah had signed on to direct Anthony Mackie’s first full movie in the title role. Mackie’s ascension to the role of Captain America, set up … Read more

Florida Man Breaks Record, Saw Spider-Man in Theaters 292 Times

Image: Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios By now, we all know how much that Spider-Man: No Way Home is both a pretty good movie and also one that got basically the entire multiverse to go to a theater and see it. Some saw it once, some saw it probably two or three times, if they had the … Read more