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Big Smiles, Big Abs, and Big Swords in the Giant-Sized Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the latest and greatest in giant hunks of plastic to go on your shelf. This week: He-Man returns in a revelatory manner, Lego heads back to New York and the ‘90s for a retro Friends treat, and Odin smiles upon you... distressingly. Check it out!Read more...
Tags: Toys, New York, Science, Robert Downey Jr, Friends, Netflix, Lego, The Office, Hasbro, Thanos, Seinfeld, Masters Of The Universe, Action Figure, Action Figures, Ross, Anthony Hopkins

Superhero Bits: ‘Ms. Marvel’ Completes Shooting, ‘Loki’ Watch Parties, ‘Thor’ Flashback Photo & More

Will you participate in Loki watch parties leading up to the show’s premiere? How would Anthony Mackie like New Orleans to celebrate the new Captain America? Want to see then-unknown Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston preparing to shoot Thor? Who has James Gunn‘s favorite costume in The Suicide Squad? What are the biggest differences between the Invincible series and comic? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow‘s sixth season will be screwing up summ...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Disney, America, Thailand, New Orleans, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Batman, Chris Hemsworth, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, James Gunn, Marvel Studios, Tom Hiddleston, Supergirl

Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi,’ ‘The Eternals’ May Face Uphill Battle to Enter China

A recent Chinese state media report has added to rumors that two major Marvel superhero films, “The Eternals” and “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” may not be approved for release in China. In a report on the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase Four films, the CCTV6 China Movie Channel aired a list of […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Marvel, Global, Eternals, Shang Chi, China Movie Channel, Chloe Zhao, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Superhero Bits: Mickey Rourke Lashes Out at Marvel, A Mysterious Figure on ‘The Flash’ Movie Set & More

Why is Mickey Rourke bashing Marvel while praising Law & Order: SVU? What is the Rotten Tomatoes score for Jupiter’s Legacy right now? Is Marvel already developing a sequel to Eternals? Who is the cloaked figure approaching Wayne Manor in The Flash set photos? Want a peek behind the scenes of the Black Adam set? How about a look at Jordan Fisher as Impulse in The Flash? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Alex Ross talked about the creative process for the Marvel Office Mu...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Ben Affleck, Batwoman, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Jupiter, Rotten Tomatoes, Avengers, X-men, Patton Oswalt, Cw, Mickey Rourke, Robin, Wolverine

Nebula's Got Gamora on the Brain in an Exclusive Marvel Book Excerpt

The daughters of Thanos are in a race to retrieve the heart of a planet in a new YA book starring two of Marvel’s fiercest warriors. Gamora and Nebula: Sisters in Arms was written by Mackenzi Lee, who previously wrote the book Loki: Where Mischief Lies—and we’ve got an exclusive excerpt.Read more...
Tags: Science, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thanos, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, SO, Zoe Saldana, Nebula, Marvel Comics Characters, Gamora, Eternals, Mackenzi Lee, Fictional Characters, Adam Warlock, Endgame, Draftnebula

The Morning Watch: Marvel’s ‘Eternals’ Footage Easter Eggs, Rating Skydiving Scenes in Movies & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, there are a surprising number of Easter eggs and low key details to pick up on in the first footage from Marvel’s upcoming Eternals movie. Plus, see what a professional skydiver thinks of big skydiving scene...
Tags: Movies, San Andreas, Anthony-Hopkins, Furious 7, Goldeneye, Video Of The Day, Iron Man 3, Deadpool 2, ScreenCrush, Point-Break, Jeb Corliss, Eternals, The Morning Watch, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, The Father, Along Came Polly

Angelina Jolie Excited for Chloé Zhao to Bring A New Voice to Marvel

Fans recently got a brief glimpse at footage from Marvel Studios’ upcoming Eternals. In a recent interview, star Angelina Jolie said she’s excited for fans to see more of what Chloe Zhao has in store for them.   RELATED: Marvel Releases First Look at Eternals Footage During a recent interview with CinemaBlend, Jolie was asked about what it was like to see Zhao take home the Oscar for Best Picture for Nomadland, and the actress was pleased. “I was very, very happy,” Jolie said. “Very, very happ...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Angelina Jolie, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Richard Madden, Jolie, Zhao, Kevin Feige, Kumail Nanjiani, Don Lee, ComingSoon, Movie News, Eternals, Lauren Ridloff

Marvel Reveals ‘Eternals’ First Look, ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Captain Marvel’ Sequel Titles in Emotional Salute to Movie Theaters

Anyone who watched “Avengers: Endgame” on opening weekend knows the shared excitement of seeing a movie on the big screen. Marvel, the studio behind that superhero blockbuster and dozens of others, paid tribute to that sensation in an emotional feature that gives viewers the first taste of its upcoming comic book adventure “Eternals” and revealed […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Black Panther, Eternals

First ‘Eternals’ Footage Revealed in Marvel Studios Teaser of Upcoming MCU Films

It’s been over a year since the last Marvel Studios theatrical release, but the Marvel Cinematic Universe is coming back in a big way. Black Widow brings us back to theaters this summer, followed closely by Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, which just released its first trailer. But perhaps highest on the list of most anticipated new Marvel Studios releases is Eternals, directed by recent Oscar winner Chloé Zhao. Hailed as Marvel’s most ambitious and cosmic tentpole, Eternals could be ...
Tags: Movies, Salma Hayek, Marvel, Marvel Studios, Video Clips, Zhao, Kevin Feige, Gemma Chan, Kumail Nanjiani, Comic Book/Superhero, Eternals, Shang Chi, Chloe Zhao, Pitch Reel, The Eternals, Kaz Firpo

Superhero Bits: ‘Morbius’ Delayed Again By One Week, ‘Ms. Marvel’ Revealed in New Set Photos & More

Want to make a cocktail inspired by Batman: The Animated Series? Want to see Iman Vellani in her full Ms. Marvel costume? Who is the latest addition to Marvel’s Secret Invasion series? Did you hear Morbius got delayed yet again? Who is the main character in Marvel’s Eternals? What familiar Batman location have Warner Bros. production trucks been spotted at? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. A new edition of How to Drink reveals a recipe for a special cocktail from Batman...
Tags: Movies, Batwoman, Batman, Warner Bros, Deadpool, Avengers, Cw, Supergirl, Ruby Rose, Loki, Nicole Maines, Comic Book/Superhero, Justice-League, Superhero Bits, Morbius, Green-Lantern

Superhero Bits: ‘Titans’ Adds Scarecrow to Season 3, ‘Hellboy’ Board Game Expansion Packs & More

When will the Spider-Man universe series Silk start shooting? Want to pick up some expansion packs for the Hellboy board game? Who is playing Scarecrow in the third season of Titans? What unanswered questions remain after The Falcon and The Winter Soldier finale? What Marvel movie was Eternals director Chloé Zhao originally considered for? Want to see Wolverine in a “Take On Me” music video? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. For National Superhero Day, The CW shined a li...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, America, Suicide Squad, Black Widow, Dc, Deadpool, Guardians Of The Galaxy, X-men, Hellboy, Cw, Silk, Supergirl, Falcon, Wolverine, Titans

Kevin Feige on Chloé Zhao’s ‘Spectacular’ Approach to ‘Eternals’ and Who the Film’s ‘Lead’ Character Is (EXCLUSIVE)

For Variety‘s post-Oscars cover story on Chloé Zhao, Kevin Feige, the president of Marvel Studios, and the impresario behind the Marvel Cinematic Universe, sang the “Eternals” director’s praises two days before the Oscar ceremony. He also made fun of the idea of doing an interview about something that hadn’t yet happened: Zhao’s widely anticipated Oscar […]
Tags: News, Marvel Studios, Zhao, Kevin Feige, Eternals, Chloe Zhao, Chloé Zhao Kevin Feige

Kevin Feige Recalls Eternals Pitch, Chloé Zhao Gives Props to Marvel

Director Chloé Zhao recently made history at the 93rd Academy Awards, becoming the first woman of color to win the Best Director award while also receiving an Oscar for Best Picture for her film Nomadland. Zhao’s next film is the upcoming Marvel Studios feature Eternals. In a new interview with Variety, President of Marvel Studios Kevin Feige recalled the pitch that Zhao made for the film and marveled at how it’s coming along.   RELATED: Director Chloe Zhao Reveals She’s Also the Writer for Ma...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Zhao, Kevin Feige, ComingSoon, Movie News, Feige, Eternals, Chloe Zhao, Marvel Studios Eternals, Nomadland Zhao, Variety President of Marvel Studios, Feige Zhao

Superhero Bits: ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Considered Duke of Deception, ‘Hawkeye’ Wraps Production & More

Would you like to see a Marvel series focused on the Dora Milaje? What was the Justice League: Worlds Collide animated movie going to be about before it was scrapped? Which comic book recently went up in value thanks to The Falcon and The Winter Soldier? Which villain was originally considered for Wonder Woman 1984? Want to see an Avengers: Endgame flipbook comprised of over 1,400 drawings?  All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. With four more weeks until Superman & Lois re...
Tags: Movies, Superman, Gotham, Justice-League, Batwoman, Deadpool, Avengers, Cw, Aquaman, Hawkeye, Falcon, Alex Ross, MCU, Comic Book/Superhero, The-Flash, Superhero Bits

Superhero Bits: Wolverine Anthology Series Rumor, Doaly’s ‘Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ Poster & More

When did Tom Hiddleston find out that Loki was going to die in Avengers: Endgame? Why does Ed Brubaker feel sick when he sees the success of The Winter Soldier as a Marvel character? Is Disney+ working on some kind of Wolverine anthology series? Did you catch the new Captain America shield in the recent promo for The Falcon and The Winter Soldier? Is there Eternals movie merch in the wild? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. The cast of Supergirl talks about the DC Comics ...
Tags: Movies, Superman, Disney, America, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Avengers, X-men, Marvel Studios, Tom Hiddleston, Supergirl, Falcon, Wolverine, Loki, Ragnarok

Superhero Bits: ‘Eternals’ Promo Artwork Reveals Deviants, Wonder Woman 80th Anniversary Plans & More

What are the rumored episode titles for the third season of Titans? Is Paul Bettany still up for playing Vision in the future? Want to see some promo art for Marvel’s Eternals? Need a crash course on chaos magic and nexus beings after WandaVision? Who is The Stranger on Superman and Lois? What kind of celebrations will be happening for the 80th anniversary of Wonder Woman? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. The CW released a video wondering who “The Stranger” is in this f...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Superman, Canada, Batwoman, Batman, Thor, Avengers, Cw, Paul Bettany, Supergirl, Titans, Lois, David Harewood, Melissa Benoist, Comic Book/Superhero

Chloe Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’ Censored by China After Nationalist Backlash

Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland” was quietly swept from the Chinese web Friday, days after nationalist backlash erupted online over questions of her citizenship and over a sentence she spoke to a U.S. magazine nearly a decade ago. The sudden online clean-up signals that the Frances McDormand-starring drama’s theatrical outing is in jeopardy — even though earlier […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Global, Frances Mcdormand, Golden Globes, Eternals, Chloe Zhao, Nomadland

Superhero Bits: ‘Black Adam’ Shoots in April, What’s Coming on ‘The Flash’ Season 7 & More

Want to see what’s coming in the seventh season of The Flash? What award is Zack Snyder getting from the Hollywood Critics Association? Want to see the poster for Assembled: The Making of WandaVision? Why was one of Chris Evans‘ friends unimpressed while on the set of Captain America: The First Avenger? How much of Zack Snyder’s Justice League made it into the theatrical cut? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here’s a look at the “The Speed of Thought,” the upcoming seco...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Avengers, Batman, Black Adam, Captain-America, Eternals, Justice-League, Superman, Superman and Lois, Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtles, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, The-Flash, TMNT, WandaVision

Superhero Bits: Batman Gets a Crossover Comic with ‘Fortnite’, LEGO Set May Provide ‘Shang-Chi’ First Look & More

Did you hear there’s a new comic putting Batman in the world of Fortnite? Want to know about all the new characters in Spawn Universe? Which Guardians of the Galaxy scene did James Gunn rewrite on set? What do Anthony & Joe Russo remember being a difficult part of the Spider-Man casting process? Did a leaked LEGO box give us our first look at Simu Liu as Shang-Chi? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. The CW isn’t holding back in teasing what’s in store for the rest of the ...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Agents of SHIELD, Avengers, Batman, Daredevil, Eternals, Green-Lantern, Guardians of the Galaxy, Iron-Man, Joker, Peacemaker, Shang-Chi, Spawn, Spider-man, Stargirl

Tom Holland Calls ‘Spider-Man 3’ “The Most Ambitious Standalone Superhero Movie Ever Made,” While Salma Hayek Praises “Empowering” ‘Eternals’

Tom Holland and Salma Hayek both have upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe films – Holland will appear in the third entry in the MCU’s Spider-Man series, while Hayek is a part of the ensemble for Chloé Zhao‘s Eternals. Both films remain under heavy lock and key to avoid spoilers, as is the Marvel way. But in new interviews, both Holland and Hayek have dropped some clues about their respective films, with Holland calling Spider-Man 3  the “most ambitious standalone superhero movie ever made,” and ...
Tags: Movies, Salma-Hayek, Ajax, Sequels, Sony, Holland, Jamie Foxx, Andrew Garfield, Tobey Maguire, Marvel Studios, Hayek, Zhao, Tom Holland, Peter Parker, Alfred Molina, Comic Book/Superhero

Salma Hayek Is as Anxious for Eternals to Come Out as You Are

In one universe, Marvel’s Eternals came out this past November. In another universe, it’s coming out next week. In our universe, it’s currently scheduled for this November. And if you’re annoyed and frustrated by all that, imagine what it’s like to be part of it.Read more...
Tags: Science, Salma Hayek, Human Interest, Marvel Comics Characters, Marvel Universe, Eternals, Fictional Characters, Chloe Zhao, Nomadland, Ikaris, Thena, Ajak, Entertainment_culture, Forgotten One

Salma Hayek Talks ‘Bliss’ and Her ‘Empowering’ Role in Marvel’s ‘Eternals’

Salma Hayek stars in the new indie “Bliss” as a mysterious homeless woman named Isabel who befriends a man (Owen Wilson) who has just lost his job. Written and directed by Mike Cahill (“Another Earth” and “I Origins”), nothings nothing is as clear as it may seem in the film. Isabel is not only a […]
Tags: Salma Hayek, News, Podcasts, Bliss, Owen Wilson, Mike Cahill, Eternals, Just For Variety

WandaVision's First Major MCU Connection Was a Fascinating Moment of Terror

One of the things people crave most about Marvel’s cinematic output? Connection. Where is this character during this moment, how does this event connect to a hundred other narratives? WandaVision, Marvel Studios’ first crack at bringing its movieverse to streaming television, is no exception, but it’s doing so in a…Read more...
Tags: Science, Thanos, Vision, Bruce Banner, Peter Parker, Scarlet Witch, Natasha Romanoff, Eternals, Wanda Maximoff, Fictional Characters, WandaVision, WandaVision Marvel Studios, Technology_internet, Spider Man In Other Media, Infinity Gems

Superhero Bits: New ‘Heroes Reborn’ Arc Coming to Marvel Comics, ‘WandaVision’ Theories & More

Want to see the trailer for the new Heroes Reborn coming from Marvel Comics? Did you know Senator Patrick Leahy is a huge Batman fan? Will Ray Fisher still promote Zack Snyder’s Justice League? Want to hear a theory about Hydra in WandaVision? Will Thanos make an appearance in Eternals? Could Spider-Man 3 be shooting secretly back-to-back with a fourth movie?  All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here’s the trailer for the update of the Heroes Reborn story arc coming from M...
Tags: Movies, Australia, Spider-Man, Justice-League, Batwoman, Batman, Warner Bros, Thor, Marvel Comics, Avengers, X-men, Doctor Strange, Vermont, Taika Waititi, Jaimie Alexander, Zack Snyder

Superhero Bits: Tom Holland Thought He’d Be Fired as Spider-Man, ‘WandaVision’ Episode 3 Easter Eggs & More

Did a foreign language voice actor spoil the appearance of a certain character in WandaVision? Did you know the end of Blade almost set up the debut of Morbius for a sequel? Can Regina King identify the real obscure superheroes in a line-up of ridiculous characters? Why did Tom Holland think he was getting fired as Spider-Man after Captain America: Civil War? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. The Late Late Show with James Corden had Watchmen star Regina King identify rea...
Tags: New York, Movies, Spider-Man, Black Widow, Batwoman, Batman, Deadpool, Stan Lee, X-men, Tmnt, James Corden, Cw, Gamestop, Regina King, Tom Holland, Comic Book/Superhero

‘Eternals’ Director Chloé Zhao Also Wrote the Screenplay

Chloé Zhao, director of quiet, introspective films like The Rider and Nomadland, is also the filmmaker behind the big, expensive Marvel superhero movie Eternals – a move that’s bound to give some people whiplash. But if you were worried that Zhao was just some hired gun on the upcoming MCU movie, Zhao is ready to set the record straight and confirm that she played a big part in the Eternals screenplay, too. At the moment, all material related to Eternals lists Kaz Firpo and Ryan Firpo as the...
Tags: Movies, Marvel Studios, Zhao, Comic Book/Superhero, Margaret Gardiner, Eternals, Kevin -LSB- Feige, Barry Keoghan, Chloe Zhao, Ryan Firpo, Nomadland, Nate -LSB- Moore, Kaz Firpo

Superhero Bits: Spider-Man Gets a New Suit in 2021, A Hilarious ‘Detective Chimp’ Movie Pitch & More

What is this new suit that Spider-Man is getting in Marvel Comics next year? What’s the latest from Ray Fisher on the Justice League controversy? What other superheroes would Patty Jenkins be interested in tackling? Want to hear a hilarious pitch for a Detective Chimp movie? Who would James Gunn want to put in a DC/Marvel crossover project? Want to see some leaked images of LEGO sets for Marvel’s Eternals? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Justice League co-star Ray Fisher...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Superman, Justice-League, Black Widow, Batman, James Gunn, Avengers, Loki, Shiva, Zack Snyder, Richard Donner, Patty Jenkins, Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Wonder-Woman

Superhero Bits: ‘Superman & Lois’ Teaser Trailer, Zack Snyder’s Teases New ‘Justice League’ Score & More

Want to see the first trailer for The CW’s new Superman & Lois series? Why was Kelly Hu‘s role as Deathstrike in X2: X-Men United so challenging for her? Want to see a DeepFake video putting Mahershala Ali into the Blade movies? Did Joseph Gordon-Levitt talk with Marvel Studios about a new project? Want to hear part of the new Justice League score by Junkie XL? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Wonder Woman 1984 suffered a heavy drop-off at the Chinese box office in its se...
Tags: Movies, Mahershala Ali, Justice-League, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt, Avengers, X-men, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Cw, United, Marvel Studios, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Lois, Zack Snyder, Michael Jai White

Chloé Zhao Approached Marvel About Making ‘Eternals’, Not the Other Way Around

There’s a perception in the comic book movie fandom that Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige and his team of executives hand-pick talented, up-and-coming filmmakers from the independent film scene to become directors of big budget superhero movies. But that wasn’t the case with Chloé Zhao, the talented, up-and-coming indie filmmaker behind films like The Rider and the forthcoming Nomadland. In a new interview, Zhao explains that she was the one who approached the studio about making a comic bo...
Tags: Movies, Marvel Studios, Zhao, Kevin Feige, MCU, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, Feige, Eternals, Barry Jenkins, Lauren Ridloff, Chloe Zhao