‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ TV Spots Grant Permission To Blow Something Up

Via Disney Star Wars: The Last Jedi hits screens in less than a month (!), which means we have several new TV spots with little bits of previously unseen footage here and there. For example, the first TV spot below shows some of the chemistry between Oscar Isaac and Carrie Fisher with this dialogue: Poe Dameron: “Permission to jump in an X-Wing and blow something up?” General Leia Organa: “Permission granted.” New goal: … [Read more...]

That ‘Deadpool 2’ Teaser Had Some Great Easter Eggs And May Have Revealed The Villain

Via Fox On Wednesday, Deadpool declared his love of cocaine and channeled Bob Ross to debut the first footage from Deadpool 2. The back half of that teaser was chock-full of Easter eggs and references, and it may have even revealed the film’s villain (more on that in a moment). Did you pay close attention to the end credits on the teaser? Fox loves jamming funny stuff into end credits, and these listed an amazing crew including Dalton on … [Read more...]

‘Justice League’s Rotten Tomatoes Score Has Finally Been Released

Warner Justice League‘s Rotten Tomatoes score was delayed, prompting conspiracy theories about Warner (who have a relationship with Fandango, who have a minority stake in the ratings aggregator) trying to hide something. It turns out the score was delayed by Rotten Tomatoes’ own editorial team because they wanted to reveal it on their new Facebook show See It/Skip It to drum up viewers. The new show airs Wednesday nights, hence the … [Read more...]

This ‘Deadpool 2’ Teaser Channels Bob Ross Before Dropping The First Footage

“God I love cocaine. So much.” That’s according to a very Bob Ross-like Deadpool in the intro to this red band teaser for Deadpool 2. The first footage from the film debuts about 90 seconds into the video, but you’ll want to sit through the introduction. It’s so relaxing. And informative. Did you know you shouldn’t eat the paint? Where was this advice before I got mercury poisoning? As for the footage, … [Read more...]

‘Aquaman’s Jason Momoa Confirms A Fan Theory About ‘Man Of Steel’

While speaking to DC All Access host Tiffany Smith about potential Easter eggs to be found in Justice League (reviewed here), Jason Momoa (Aquaman) instead revealed a long-rumored Easter egg in 2013’s Man of Steel. And no, he didn’t say Aquaman’s mom is named Martha. A fan theory has been circulating since at least 2014 about the scene where Clark Kent (Henry Cavill) falls into the ocean after saving co-workers on a burning oil … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck And Matt Damon Once Auditioned To Play Robin In A Batman Movie

Ben Affleck is still making the rounds to promote Justice League (our review here), but — as he explained to birthday boy Jimmy Kimmel — he nearly played a different hero in another Batman movie, and he was competing with childhood friend Matt Damon for the role. Affleck and Damon were child actors who would travel together from Boston to New York City for auditions. One audition for a secret project turned out to be Tim … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck Is Still Hinting About Leaving The Batman Role

Warner Bros. Rumors about Ben Affleck taking an early leave of the Batman role have been going around since January, when Affleck said of The Batman, “If it doesn’t come together in a way I think is really great I’m not going to do it.” Later that month, he announced he wouldn’t be directing the movie. Matt Reeves (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) signed to direct with a new script instead of the one Affleck wrote, which … [Read more...]

‘Justice League’ Stars Talk About Who They Want To Fight Next, And It May Jibe With A Post-Credits Scene

Warner Bros. Justice League isn’t opening until later this week, but the film’s stars are already being asked about the inevitable sequel. Some interesting speculation about potential villains was brought to fore when Ezra Miller (The Flash) and Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) were interviewed by the Toronto Sun: After fans exit Justice League, they’re likely going to be saying: I can’t wait for Justice League 2. Who would you want the team … [Read more...]

A New ‘Justice League’ Clip Features Aquaman Rejecting Humanity (And Shirts)

Warner continues to release new clips from Justice League leading up to the opening this weekend. The first big-screen appearance of the united League is tracking to make $110 million to $120 million in its domestic opening weekend, which would put it on par with the opening weekends of Man of Steel [$116.6 million in 2013] and Thor: Ragnarok [$122.7 million earlier this month]. But getting the League to unite isn’t going to be portrayed as … [Read more...]

New ‘Black Panther’ Posters Gather Almost Too Much Excellence In One Place

Marvel Black Panther won’t arrive until February 16th, 2018, but the full trailer already has us psyched, and this new set of character posters give a closer look at the badass cast and the excellent costume design. There are returning villains, like Andy Serkis’ Klaw (now with a weird gun hand), and a deluge of new heavy-hitters like evil strategic genius Erik Killmonger (Michael B. Jordan), bodyguard Okoye (Danai Gurira), wise … [Read more...]

‘Suicide Squad 2’ May Take On Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

Getty Image Suicide Squad 2 has probably found its writer and director in Warrior and The Accountant‘s Gavin O’Connor (bullet dodged, if true), and we may know more about the plot. The squad’s next mission reportedly hinges on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson‘s Black Adam, who’s supposed to be introduced into the DCEU separate from the Shazam movie starring Zachary Levi (Chuck) and Disney star Asher Angel as … [Read more...]

‘Justice League’s Ezra Miller Would Love To See Jeffrey Dean Morgan Play Batman In ‘Flashpoint’

AMC Flashpoint, the DCEU’s solo movie for The Flash (Ezra Miller), is likely to release in February or June of 2020, and it may co-star Wonder Woman, but the production hasn’t exactly been rushed. Two directors (Seth Grahame-Smith and Rick Fumayiwa) long ago departed the project, and a new director hasn’t been announced yet. We do know Kiersey Clemons will play Flash’s girlfriend Iris West and Billy Crudup will play his … [Read more...]

‘Justice League’ Stars Want A Marvel And DC Crossover Movie

With Marvel landing a huge opening weekend for Thor: Ragnarok and Warner/DC’s Justice League tracking to make about the same amount of money ($120 million) in its opening weekend, superheroes are still big business and fans will continue the Marvel vs. DC feud. But could the feud ever be set aside for a Marvel/DC crossover movie? Most of the stars of Justice League would like to see that happen, as News Asia learned when they posed the … [Read more...]