Joss Whedon, ASSEMBLE!

Fanboys rejoice! Joss Whedon, the man behind such fan-favorites as “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Firefly,” and “Dollhouse” will be taking the reigns of the much-anticipated Avengers film for Marvel Studios.  While he is well-known for his multitude of television creations, his only directorial venture into the world of motion pictures was Serenity

Who’s Your Daddy?

There has been yet ANOTHER addition to the Green Lantern cast.  Jon Tenney (“The Closer) has signed on to play Martin Jordan, the father of Hal.  It’s a role that will be featured in flashbacks of Hal’s youth. *SPOILERS AHEAD* Like his son, Martin Jordan was a test pilot at

Another Week in Century City

Issue 2 of Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet comic is on the shelves.  Will it be flying off said shelves?  Difficult to say. Issue 1 left readers with some interesting questions.  What will prompt the Hornet to resurface?  How will Britt Jr. fill his dad’s shoes?  Who is the lady Kato

The Wall

With Marvel making its grand announcement about Chris Evans snagging the part of Captain America, DC fires right back with a late addition to the cast of Green Lantern. Academy Award Nominee Angela Bassett (What’s Love Got To Do With It, “ER”) has taken the role of Amanda Waller, the ruthless

Double Exposure in the Marvel Universe

FLAME ON!  Oh…sorry… After weeks, nay, months of rumors and speculation, the interwebz are ablaze with confirmation that Chris Evans has accepted the role of Captain America.  The 28-year-old actor will wield the shield as Steve Rogers in The First Avenger: Captain America.  Evans is no stranger to film adaptations of

They Come From A Land Down Under

While Marvel continues to dangle potential casting calls in front of the fans, DC steps up and delivers some facts.  Kiwi actors Taika Waititi and Temuera Morrison have joined the cast of Green Lantern, a film that is very dear to this fan’s heart.  That’s right folks, Jango Fett is

“…some of the copper stabilizers are not up to the quality needed to go to the full energy level.”

That’s what she said… But don’t put away your lead aprons just yet.  Everyone’s favorite doomsday weapon, the Large Hadron Collider, will be shut down for a 12-month period….a 12-month period some time in the next two years.  Yeah….wrap your head around that one.  The reason for this stay of execution for the space/time

“If it bleeds, we can kill it.”

You can’t keep a good hunter down. After decloaking in the 1987 sci-fi favorite, (and returning in a series of mediocre sequels) the Predators are back.  In case you didn’t know, Robert Rodriguez (Desperado, Sin City) has taken a hold of the franchise as producer and writer of the upcoming Predators,

Mister…….Rogers?

Think he’s creepy here? Picture him red and bald.Now say it in a German accent. Another Captain America casting rumor has struck the interwebz!  Hugo Weaving (Lord of the Rings/Transformers) is reportedly in talks to portray Captain America’s Nazi nemesis, The Red Skull.  Who’s excited?  This guy!  Known best for

The Green Hornet Rides Again

For those of you that don’t remember, filmmaker Kevin Smith was approached in 2004 to write and direct a movie about pulp hero, The Green Hornet.  While Smith’s film never came to fruition, the idea for his abandoned project has resurfaced, taking his script and adapting it to comic form.