Posts Tagged ‘superhero’

‘Batman vs. Superman’ Movie Is Further Along Than Fans Think

Tweet The rapidity of DC Comics and Warner Bros.’ production on the upcoming Man of Steel sequel has always been a curious thing. The film exploded out of Comic-Con 2013 with the headline that it would be the Batman vs. Superman movie fans have been waiting on forever – and it didn’t stop there, either. [...]

I’m Batman (For Some Reason)

Tweet Oscar-winning director Ben Affleck is set to star as Batman in Warner Bros. Man of Steel sequel, the studio announced Thursday. Zack Snyder will be returning to direct Affleck and Henry Cavill in the still-untitled film, which will be the first time Batman and Superman have shared the big screen. The press release announcing [...]

Best & Worst End Credit Scenes from Comic Book Movies

Tweet Which ones were actually worth the damage you probably did to your bladder? With the success of the Marvel movies, the post-credit bonus scene became almost mandatory for all superhero-related blockbusters. Even DC is getting in on the act, though they fortunately left The Dark Knight Rises without a scene showing The Flash having [...]

14 Best Movie Franchise Finales — and 10 Worst!

Tweet “Dark Knight Rises” wraps up trilogy; we look back at franchises that ended on a definitive, upbeat note (yay, “Harry Potter”!) — and those that sullied our memories of better films (boo, “Hannibal Rising”). Check out Ew’s list of the best and worst movie franchise finales.

12 Sidekicks Who Are Better Than the Hero

Tweet The role of sidekick is to make the hero look more heroic and say things like, “Good one, Sherlock Holmes!” But a few sidekicks are much more interesting, dynamic, cooler, stronger, funnier and awesomer than the hero. Check out the 12 sidekicks who are better than the hero at Maxim.

Eastwood as Superman or James Bond?

Tweet The now 80-year-old actor tells LA Times, “I can remember – and this was many years ago – when [Warner Bros. President] Frank Wells came to me about doing Superman. So it could have happened. This was when they first started to think about making it. I was like, ‘Superman? Nah, nah, that’s not [...]