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The Top 10 Wes Anderson Characters Ranked

If you spend much time on Twitter, you've probably noticed an excited flurry of attention (not to mention a requisite meme or two) related to the Cannes film festival premiere of Wes Anderson's latest film, "The French Dispatch." Trailers and early reviews put it squarely in the director's formalist wheelhouse, complete with meticulously-crafted sets, dry humor and a sharp, colorful acting ensemble. Many members of the all-star cast come from Anderson's stable of tried-and-true creative partners...
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What If…? Episode 7 Teaser & Clip Features Chris Hemsworth’s Party Thor

Marvel Studios has debuted the teaser and clip for Disney+’s What If…? series’ upcoming seventh episode, titled “What If…? Thor was an Only Child,” featuring the voices of Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman as they reprise their respective MCU roles as Thor and Jane Foster. The animated series is scheduled to return tomorrow, September 22. The What If…? Episode 7 teaser provides us our first preview at a new alternate reality of Thor’s origins, where he never had Loki as his brother. In the tea...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Disney, Earth, TV News, Streaming, Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Oscar Isaac, Natalie Portman, Marvel Studios, Jeffrey Wright, Comic Book, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Carter


Listen To Part Of 'The Batman' Score In An Orchestral Sneak Peek From Composer Michael Giacchino

In case you didn't realize it, today is Batman Day, as dictated by the Dark Knight creators at DC Comics. Since most of the big announcements are being saved for DC FanDome in October, there hasn't been anything to write home about when it comes to upcoming projects featuring the Caped Crusader. However, fans eagerly awaiting the release of "The Batman" in 2022 were given a little treat by composer Michael Giacchino, who has been hard at work on the film's score. Below, listen to a snippet of th...
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Daniel Craig Gives Farewell Speech After Wrapping No Time to Die

Ahead of its world premiere later this month, a brand new behind-the-scenes video from the set of Cary Joji Fukunaga’s long-delayed James Bond film No Time to Die has surfaced online through Twitter, featuring Daniel Craig giving an emotional farewell speech right after he wrapped up filming for his final 007 film. In the short video, Craig can be seen showing his gratitude to the crew who has been working with him since 2006’s Casino Royale. Check out Daniel Craig’s farewell speech in the playe...
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Batman Unburied Audio Drama Casts Daily Show Star Hasan Minhaj As The Riddler

Riddle me this: who's playing the Riddler? Well, it depends on which of the many upcoming Batman projects you're talking about. Since the headline above already gives away the answer to this particular riddle, however, we'll go ahead and do away with any quizzing pretense and just say that Hasan Minhaj has been cast as the voice of the Riddler in "Batman Unburied."The news comes our way via The Hollywood Reporter that Minhaj, the star of Netflix's "Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj" and a former cor...
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The 15 Best Anthony Hopkins Roles Ranked

The 15 Best Anthony Hopkins Roles Ranked Sir Anthony Hopkins isn't a man that requires much introduction. He's one of the finest actors of his generation, breaking into the mainstream with his portrayal of the villainous Hannibal Lecter. However, his talent was noticed decades before "Silence of the Lambs," and he shined in roles like Richard the Lionheart and the paradoxical Captain Bligh. What makes Hopkins special isn't pretension or devotion to his craft, though. He's simply a consummate pro...
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What If…? Mid-Season Trailer & Episode 6 Teaser Revealed 

Marvel Studios has dropped the mid-season sneak peek for Disney+’s MCU animated series What If…?, highlighting key moments from the first episodes. The What If…? mid-season trailer also features some new footage from the remaining five episodes, teasing more alternate realities to come including the return of Ultron and a Captain Carter-led Avengers as well as another appearance from Doctor Strange Supreme. In addition, the teaser and poster for tomorrow’s sixth episode titled “What If…Killmonge...
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Marvel's What If...? Mid-Season Trailer Teases Madness In The Multiverse

Alternate timeline scenarios are getting stranger and stranger as a new mid-season sneak peek at Marvel Studios' "What If... ?" gives us a glimpse at the final four episodes of Disney+'s MCU animated series. It all looks like it may culminate in a finale that could be teasing possibilities for Sam Raimi's forthcoming "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness." Whether this is connected to forthcoming movies or not, we know you want to catch a glimpse at some of these hypothetical team-ups! Wa...
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No Time To Die Featurette Introduces A Couple New Secret Agents

The time to wait to see the 25th Bond film, "No Time to Die," is almost over, and MGM and Eon Productions have released a featurette highlighting two other secret agents in the film besides 007. Curious to learn a bit more about them and get a glimpse of them in action? Check out the video below. No Time To Die Featurette The short video highlights Agents Nomi (Lashana Lynch) and Paloma (Ana de Armas), two spies who team up with Daniel Craig's James Bond to save the world and shoot bad guys. W...
Tags: Movies, News, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Jamaica, Cia, Bond, MGM, Jeffrey Wright, Naomie Harris, Lynch, Rami Malek, Paloma, Eon Productions, Nomi, Cary Joji Fukunaga


'No Time to Die' Featurette on New Agents Including Lashana Lynch

"You get in my way, I will put a bullet in your knee." With just a few weeks before the world premiere, Eon Productions has dropped a new "featurette" for No Time to Die, the 25th Bond movie. The video focuses on two "New Agents" from MI6 introduced in this new Bond movie: Nomi, played by Lashana Lynch, and Paloma, played by Ana de Armas. We also featured two final trailers for No Time to Die a few weeks ago; it's still opening in October worldwide. When this movie begins, Bond has left acti...
Tags: Movies, James Bond, Cia, Bond, Jeffrey Wright, Naomie Harris, Paloma, Eon Productions, To Watch, Featurette, Nomi, Ana de Armas, David Dencik, Felix Leiter, Lashana Lynch, Moneypenny Ben Whishaw


How The Batman’s Version Of Gotham City Is Different From Others, According To Jeffrey Wright

Jeffery Wright explains how The Batman's version of Gotham City differs from what we've seen in the past.
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The Batman’s Jeffrey Wright Recalls Intense Safety Protocols For Filming Mid-Pandemic

The Batman will arrive in the Spring, but it was definitely a challenging shoot.
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Superhero Bits: Animated Injustice Movie Trailer, James Gunn Debunks A Peacemaker Cameo Rumor & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.)In this edition of Superhero Bits:Watch the trailer for the animated "Injustice" movie coming in OctoberJames Gunn debunks a rumor about the first season of "Peacemaker"Get ready for "Batman: The Audio Advent...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, News, Superman, Dc Comics, Turkey, Earth, Batgirl, Gotham City, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, James Gunn, Man Of Steel, Jeffrey Wright, Catwoman


What If…? Episode 5 Clip & Teaser Previews a Zombified Avengers

Marvel Studios has released the clip and teaser for Disney+’s What If…? series’ upcoming fifth episode, titled “What If…Zombies,” featuring the voice of Mark Ruffalo as he reprises his role as Bruce Banner. The series is scheduled to return tomorrow, September 8. The What If…? Episode 5 clip, which you can check out below along with the teaser and posters, teases another reality of Avengers: Infinity War, where Bruce Banner winds up escaping into a very different Earth. In the video, he soon dis...
Tags: Video, Comedy, TV, Movies, Horror, Disney, Action, Iron Man, TV News, Streaming, Avengers, Oscar Isaac, Marvel Studios, Mark Ruffalo, Jeffrey Wright, Hawkeye


Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch Featurette Highlights Three Stories

Searchlight Pictures has revealed the first behind-the-scenes featurette for Wes Anderson’s long-awaited star-studded dramedy film The French Dispatch, starring Anderson’s long-time collaborators like Bill Murray, Adrien Brody, Owen Wilson, Tilda Swinton, and more. The film had its world premiere in July at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, and it is currently set to hit the theaters on October 22. The French Dispatch featurette, which you can check out below, features interviews by Anderson, produ...
Tags: Video, Comedy, Movies, Drama, Frances Mcdormand, Wes Anderson, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Owen Wilson, Cannes film festival, Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright, Anderson, Benicio Del Toro, ComingSoon


No Time to Die Final Trailers Revealed For Long-Delayed James Bond Pic

MGM has dropped the final trailers for Cary Joji Fukunaga’s long-delayed James Bond film No Time to Die, starring Danie Craig in his final outing as the iconic Agent 007. Both the U.S. version and the international version of the video provide us lots of new action-packed footage that also highlights Rami Malek’s Safin and Craig’s Bond legacy. The film will have its premiere on September 28 at the Royal Albert Hall, followed by a U.K. theatrical release on September 30. It will then have its lon...
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Final US Trailer for Bond Movie 'No Time to Die' Starring Daniel Craig

"Nothing can prepare you for the epic conclusion." Eon Productions has released a "final US trailer" for No Time to Die, the 25th Bond movie and the fifth movie starring Daniel Craig as Agent 007. We featured numerous trailers last year but after many delays the release date has been reset for October this fall. This final trailer wraps up Daniel Craig's Bond era much like a Marvel trailer. When No Time to Die begins, Bond has left active service. His peace is short-lived when his old friend...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Cia, Bond, Jeffrey Wright, Naomie Harris, Eon Productions, To Watch, David Dencik, Felix Leiter, Daniel Craig Bond, Moneypenny Ben Whishaw, Felix Ralph Fiennes


Final Two Trailers for Bond Movie 'No Time to Die' with Daniel Craig

"Nothing can prepare you for the epic conclusion." Eon Productions has released a "final US trailer" for No Time to Die, the 25th Bond movie and the fifth movie starring Daniel Craig as Agent 007. We featured numerous trailers last year but after many delays the release date has been reset for October this fall. This final trailer wraps up Daniel Craig's Bond era much like a Marvel trailer. When No Time to Die begins, Bond has left active service. His peace is short-lived when his old friend...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Cia, Bond, Jeffrey Wright, Naomie Harris, Eon Productions, To Watch, David Dencik, Felix Leiter, Daniel Craig Bond, Moneypenny Ben Whishaw, Felix Ralph Fiennes


What If…? Episode 3 Teaser Previews an Avengers-Less Reality

Ahead of tomorrow’s return, Marvel Studios has released the teaser for Disney+’s What If…? series’ upcoming third episode, titled “What If…The World Lost its Mightiest Heroes,” featuring the voice of Samuel L. Jackson as he reprises his role as Nick Fury. The series is scheduled to make its return this Wednesday, August 25. The What If…? Episode 3 teaser, which you can check out below, features Nick Fury as he tries to find the unknown assassin who is targeting all of the potential candidates fo...
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Kevin Feige Confirms What If…? Season 2 Will Cover Phase 4 Films

Ahead of the upcoming premiere of What If…? episode 3 this Wednesday, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has opened up about the future of the Disney+ animated series. Speaking with Screen Rant, when asked about the series’ role in the studio’s impending exploration of the Multiverse, Feige confirmed that What If…? Season 2 will cover stories and characters that were introduced in Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 4. “That’s the fun thing about having the What If…? series now; we can explore q...
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Oscars Predictions: Best Supporting Actor – Jeffrey Wright Could Strike an Overdue Narrative For ‘The French Dispatch’

Variety's Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies from film awards editor Clayton Davis. Following history, buzz, news, reviews and sources, the Oscar and Emmy predictions are updated regularly with the current year's list of contenders in all categories. Variety's Awards Circuit Prediction schedule consists of four […]
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Bryan Cranston, Jeffrey Wright & More Added to Wes Anderson’s Latest Film

The all-star cast of Wes Anderson’s next project continues to grow. According to THR, the currently untitled film has added acclaimed actor Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Hope Davis (Your Honor), Jeffrey Wright (Monster), and Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan) to its cast. The film is currently shooting in Spain. Wright and Schreiber both appear in Anderson’s The French Dispatch, while Cranston did a voice in Isle of Dogs. It’s the first Anderson film for Davis. Scarlett Johansson Latest Star to Join...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Spain, Tom Hanks, Wes Anderson, Tilda Swinton, Liev Schreiber, Bryan Cranston, Jeffrey Wright, Anderson, Cranston, Wright, Schreiber, Liev Schreiber Ray Donovan, Movie News, Hope Davis


New ‘The Batman’ Comic Book Set Collects the Stories That Inspired Director Matt Reeves

In anticipation of director Matt Reeves‘ new film The Batman opening in 2022, DC Comics is releasing a collection of the classic comics that inspired the film and its filmmaker. DC Connect magazine revealed the first look at the new The Batman Box Set, which includes softcover editions of the three books Reeves named as inspirations for the new movie. Bring Home the Bat The Batman Box Set will contain softcover editions of Reeves’ biggest inspirations for his new film: Jeph Loeb and Tim Sa...
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A Brief History of Peggy Carter as Captain America

The arrival of What If on Disney+ has brought with it a new shieldbearer that Marvel Studios seems pretty keen on making the face of a multiverse of superheroics: Hayley Atwell’s Peggy Carter. No longer just an Agent of SHIELD, as we best know her, but the latest holder of the Captain mantle. As Sam Wilson’s new reign…Read more...
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‘What If…?’ Star Jeffrey Wright Teases the Future of The Watcher

Marvel’s What If…? makes great use of the wider cinematic universe, bringing back beloved characters and plopping them into entirely new situations. The joy of the show is getting to see the likes of Peggy Carter or Prince T’Challa, changed by their circumstances and, in turn, altering the world around them. All the while, the show pokes fun at the reality we once knew — like fun jokes about Bucky’s arm getting torn off. What If…? takes all that’s become familiar and makes it fresh. But that do...
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Marvel Studios Has ‘Multiple’ New Animated Series in the Works

Marvel’s What If…? premiered on Wednesday on Disney+, and marked the first animated television series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But this first outing is not the last as the studio already has big plans for the animated format. RELATED: Marvel Studios’ What If…? Clip Features Steve Rogers in a Hydra Stomper Suit Speaking to Variety on What If…? and his foray into the world of animation, Executive Producer Brad Winderbaum (Black Widow) said that Marvel Studios already has “multiple” animat...
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What If's Premiere Turned Peggy Carter Into the First Nazi-Smashing Avenger

For all the fuss there is to be made about the multiversal implications of Disney+ and Marvel’s What If, the animated series is also an anthology of self-contained stories about the infinite number of people actually living within the now-branching timelines that make up Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. At some point, the…Read more...
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What If Lets Go of Marvel's Cinematic Canon to Imagine Something More

Though all of Marvel’s newer live-action shows were presented as stories that viewers could (in theory) watch without being deeply familiar with every detail from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the studio’s comic book adaptations have become increasingly harder to just jump into in the buildup to Phase 4. The Disney+…Read more...
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Marvel’s ‘What If…?’ Review: The Multiverse Offers Mixed Results with Stylish Animation and Rushed Storytelling

In the world of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, endless story possibilities have been unleashed by way of the multiverse, a perpetually branching timeline where infinite alternate universes put unique spins on characters and events we know from Marvel Studios. Loki sparked the mess that will soon be unleashed in the live-action Marvel movies and TV show, but before we get there, Marvel’s What If…? animated series reveals exactly what kind of stories can be found within the multiverse. Unfortunat...
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Jeffrey Wright Says What If's Watcher Is the Fan to End All Marvel Fans

While each episode of Marvel’s What If is set in a different time and space within the MCU’s larger multiverse, the series as a whole is told from the perspective of the Watcher—an all-seeing, all-knowing being sworn to observe, but never engage with the things he witnesses. io9 recently had the chance to chat with…Read more...
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