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'Avengers: Endgame' used never-before-seen footage from 'Thor: The Dark World' for a key time-travel sequence, including Natalie Portman's appearance

Warning: Spoilers below if you have not seen "Avengers: Endgame." In "Endgame," Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper) and Thor (Chris Hemsworth) time travel back to Asgard during the events of the 2013 movie "Thor: The Dark World" to retrieve an Infinity Stone. In the process they sneak past Loki (Tom Hiddleston), and Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) makes a cameo. Coeditor Jeffrey Ford told Business Insider that in both instances unused footage from "The Dark World" was used. "The shot of Loki thro...
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Looking at Game of Thrones, in Old Norse

The endtime is coming. The night is very long indeed; sun and moon have vanished. From the east march the frost-giants, bent on the destruction of all that is living. From the south come fiery powers, swords gleaming brightly. A dragon flies overhead. And, terrifyingly, the dead are walking too. Heroes are ready and waiting; representing the best of mankind, they have trained in anticipation of the greatest of battles. Now the two mighty forces lock together in apocalyptic combat. Who will emerg...
Tags: Europe, Books, Hbo, Featured, Neil Gaiman, History, Literature, Game Of Thrones, Iceland, Got, Tolkien, George R R Martin, Rhine, A Song Of Ice And Fire, Loki, Wagner


Here’s What Happened to Loki After ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Uh-oh, looks like those Russo boys are at it again! Nothing will stop the Russo Brothers from explaining every single thing that happened in Avengers: Endgame! This time, the filmmakers are dishing the dirt on what happened to Tom Hiddleston‘s Loki after he escaped with the Space Stone. I guess that’s a spoiler, but the Russos themselves have said that the spoiler embargo has been lifted. So read on to find out what happened to Loki after Endgame. Loki met his end at the start of Avengers: I...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Thor, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Tom Hiddleston, Russo brothers, Loki, Russo, Joe Russo, Russos, Anthony Russo, Ragnarok, The Russo Brothers, Space Stone, Avengers: Endgame


Inside the editing of 'Avengers: Endgame,' which included drastic changes to Black Widow's big moment and the time-travel scenes

Warning: Major spoilers below if you have not seen "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" editors Jeffrey Ford and Matthew Schmidt look back on the over-one-year process of editing "Avengers: Infinity War" and "Endgame" back-to-back. Both movies combined had 900 hours of footage shot. Huge changes were made on "Endgame" in post production, including Black Widow's major scene in the movie and how the Battle of New York in "The Avengers" was introduced in the time-travel portion of the movie. ...
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Why the 'Avengers: Endgame' directors were worried about Thor actor Chris Hemsworth while filming

Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" directors Joe and Anthony Russo told Business Insider that it was "scary" having Thor actor Chris Hemsworth in a body suit while filming. "It was quite heavy," Anthony Russo said. "That suit started to wear on his back, which was scary when you have someone who has to be so physical." Thor's overweight portrayal in "Endgame" has caused some controversy, but the writers have defended the look. "What is the en...
Tags: Hollywood, Disney, Trends, Earth, Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Anthony, Joe, Loki, Hemsworth, Markus, Russo, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Karen Gillan, Christopher Markus


‘Avengers: Endgame’ Will Stream Exclusively on Disney+ This Year

As Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame continues its attempt to unseat James Cameron’s Avatar as the highest grossing movie in history, the Walt Disney Company is already preparing for its future on home video. The studio revealed that Endgame will arrive on the streaming service Disney+ later this year, well after it’s released on digital HD, Blu-ray, and DVD.  According to a recent Disney earnings report, Avengers: Endgame will hit Disney+ on December 11, 2019. That’s almost exactly one month...
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'Avengers: Endgame' directors reveal which characters could bring them out of Marvel retirement

"Avengers: Endgame" directors Anthony and Joe Russo have said that they're done with Marvel movies for now, but in an interview with Business Insider, they didn't rule out a return. " It's just about finding the right story that inspires us," Joe Russo said. Some characters that could do that are former Fox-owned characters, such as Doctor Doom and Wolverine, they said. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "Avengers: Endgame" directors Anthony and Joe Russo have made four ...
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'Avengers: Endgame' directors tease 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3' and one character's uncertain fate

Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" directors Anthony and Joe Russo teased Gamora's fate, which could be explored in "Guardians of the Galaxy 3." "We don't know whether she was dusted or whether she survived," Joe told Business Insider. "That's probably a question that 'Guardians [3]' will answer." It will be a while before we see the movie, though, as director James Gunn will finish Warner Bros.' "The Suicide Squad" first. Visit Business Insid...
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Superhero Bits: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Gets a Soldier Arrested, ‘Dark Phoenix’ Runtime & More

Are you ready for the final season of Legion? How did Avengers: Endgame get a soldier arrested? What did Groot say in his final scene in Avengers: Endgame? How long is Dark Phoenix? Where did a certain adorable line from Tony Stark in Avengers: Endgame come from? Did you see the Saturday Night Live sketch with The Avengers and Game of Thrones playing Family Feud? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Kara (Melissa Benoist) comes face-to-face with Red Daughter for an epic bat...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Avengers, X-men, Supergirl, Shazam, Jessica Jones, Legion, Loki, Tony Stark, Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Iron-Man, Venom, Kara Melissa Benoist


'Avengers: Endgame' directors explain the movie's Loki twist, and it could have major implications for the character's Disney Plus TV series

Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" could have major consequences for Disney Plus' "Loki" TV series. The movie's directors, Anthony and Joe Russo, told Business Insider how Loki created a "branched reality." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" doesn't just conclude the Marvel Cinematic Universe's "Infinity Saga." It has huge ramifications for the MCU'...
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'Avengers: Endgame' directors describe the 100-hour workweeks and tremendous pressure of making their $2 billion blockbuster

Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." The "Avengers: Endgame" directors Joe and Anthony Russo talked to Business Insider about the pressure of bringing this era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to a satisfying conclusion. The Russos answered burning time-travel questions and addressed both Loki and Gamora's fates at the end of the movie. While the filmmakers say they're done with the MCU for now, they acknowledged what could bring them out of Marvel retirement. Visit Bu...
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'Avengers: Endgame' directors describe the pressure and grueling work of concluding this phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and tease what's in store for the future

Warning: This post contains spoilers for "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" directors Joe and Anthony Russo talked to Business Insider about the pressure of bringing this era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to a satisfying conclusion. The Russos answered burning time travel questions, and addressed both Loki and Gamora's fates at the end of the movie. While the filmmakers say they're done with the MCU for now, they acknowledged what could bring them out of Marvel retirement. Visit Busin...
Tags: America, Trends, Atlanta, Earth, Fox, Netflix, New York Times, Jurassic World, Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Thanos, James Gunn, Hulu, Sam, Marvel Studios, Anthony


Yes, All the Dead ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Characters Are Still Dead

In Avengers: Endgame, there’s a fine line to be drawn between death and disintegration. While those who went up in smoke following the Snap in Infinity War ceased to be, they didn’t really die – not technically, anyway. As for those who suffered non-dusting fates, well, that’s a different story. So how does Endgame go about approaching this? Are the dead still dead? If so, how do some of the actors have contracts for future films? Find out the true fates of the dead Endgame characters below. Oh...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Sequels, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Loki, Kevin Feige, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Comic Book/Superhero, Gamora, Mind Stone, Avengers: Endgame, Russo Brothers Marvel Studios, Loki Gamora Vision, Endgame Tony Stark


How Thor’s Part in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Was Almost Different

Avengers: Endgame pulls the characters of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in a variety of interesting directions. Not only does it challenge them in ways they’ve never been tested before, but it enhances the origins of Earth’s mightiest heroes. And when you have such a wide breadth of characters and an endless array of directions to take them, there are a lot of changes in the writing process where certain ideas get scrapped or changed as they go along. That’s exactly what happened with Thor’s pl...
Tags: New York, Movies, America, Sequels, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Asgard, Avengers, Natalie Portman, Marvel Studios, Loki, Tony, Jane, Cap, Markus, Jane Foster


POLL RESULTS: Who Should Be the Next Avengers? (SPOILERS)

BEGIN SLIDESHOW POLL RESULTS: Who Should Be the Next Avengers? (SPOILERS) With Avengers: Endgame in wide release and destroying all kinds of box office records, ComingSoon.net asked its readers about what past and future Marvel Studios characters they think should make up the next phase of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes as a team whenever Avengers 5 rolls around, presumably at the end of Phase 4. We let folks vote for as many characters as they wanted, which resulted in 8813 voters casting 8861...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Earth, Netflix, Iron Man, Josh Brolin, War Machine, Deadpool, Thor, Thanos, Valkyrie, Avengers, George Lucas, Marvel Studios, Tessa Thompson, Goose


Avengers: Endgame is the 8th Highest Grossing Movie of All Time After 7 Days

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Avengers: Endgame is the 8th highest grossing movie of all time after 7 days After seven days of release, Avengers: Endgame is officially the 8th highest grossing movie of all time with $1.48 billion worldwide. In the past two days the film has passed Black Panther ($1.347 billion) and Avengers: Age of Ultron ($1.405 billion). The film is now the third highest grossing Marvel Studios movie with only Marvel’s The Avengers ($1.518 billion) and Avengers: Infinity War ($2.048 ...
Tags: Movies, China, Harry Potter, Box Office, Josh Brolin, Thanos, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Loki, Middle Kingdom, Ultron, Movie News


Why the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Final Scene Doesn’t Break the MCU, According to the Russo Brothers

Avengers: Endgame is a satisfying conclusion to the first era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe for a number of reasons. Not only does it deliver a hefty dose of incredible comic book action and raw, genuine emotion, but it gives many of the characters satisfying, definitive character arcs. One of them becomes clear in the final scene, but this moment in particular has caused fans to ask some questions, and thankfully directors Anthony & Joe Russo have provided some answers. Major spoilers follo...
Tags: Movies, China, Disney, America, Sequels, Reddit, Marvel Comics, Avengers, Sam, Marvel Studios, Russo brothers, Captain America, Hulk, Steve, Loki, Peggy Carter


How Avengers: Endgame perfectly sets up the Loki series on Disney Plus

Avengers: Endgame posed more questions than it answered when it comes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but a brief scene in the film offered the perfect setup for Loki's upcoming Disney Plus series set in the MCU. The post How Avengers: Endgame perfectly sets up the Loki series on Disney Plus appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Home Theater, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Loki, Movies & TV, Avengers: Endgame


The Unpopular Opinion: Thanos is a Terrible Villain and the Worst Part of ‘Avengers: Endgame’

(Welcome to The Unpopular Opinion, a series where a writer goes to the defense of a much-maligned film or sets their sights on a movie seemingly beloved by all. In this edition: the big bad of the Marvel Cinematic Universe kinda’ sucks.) “I am inevitable,” intones the fearsome alien Thanos at a few different junctures in Avengers: Endgame . He states this both as a taunt to the Avengers, who are trying to stop him from destroying humanity either in half or whole. But Thanos also states it as ...
Tags: Movies, Robert Downey Jr, America, Features, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Josh Brolin, Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Pixar, Thanos, Infinity Gauntlet, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Tom Hiddleston


What Does ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Mean for Marvel’s Disney+ Shows?

Avengers: Endgame is here, and the Marvel Cinematic Universe will never be the same again. Very soon, the MCU will expand its domain to Disney+, the studio’s new streaming service that debuts in November, with key cast members returning in original shows set in the same world as the movies. So how will the events of Endgame impact all of those shows? Let’s break them down one by one.  Warning: massive spoilers for Avengers: Endgame ahead. If you have not seen the film yet, turn back now. Last...
Tags: Television, Movies, Marvel, Disney, America, Features, Sequels, Evans, Thor, Thanos, Marvel Studios, Chris Evans, Vision, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Renner


How ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Sets Up ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3’

One of the most refreshing things about Avengers: Endgame is how conclusive it feels. Most Marvel Cinematic Universe movies have endings that leave lots of room for sequels, and follow-up movies to come. But Endgame puts a nice, neat bow on its narrative, resulting in a rewarding cinematic experience. But of course, the MCU will continue onward. Which means there had to be some set-up for what comes next. Of all the upcoming MCU films, it’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 that receives the bigge...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Features, Sequels, Chris-Hemsworth, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Chris Pratt, Thanos, James Gunn, Valkyrie, Avengers, Avengers: Infinity War, Russo brothers, Hawkeye, Loki


What Happened to Loki in Avengers: Endgame?

BEGIN SLIDESHOW What Happened to Loki in Avengers: Endgame? Now that Avengers: Endgame is in wide release ComingSoon.net is looking at the possibilities and questions its loopy time travel plot has created. Probably the biggest example of this is the fate of Loki in the MCU, so SPOILERS BEWARE!!! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.p...
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Let’s Talk About the Nerdy Logistical Paradoxes of ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Avengers: Endgame is an awesome movie. I want to put that up front because I don’t want this post to come off as me just complaining about logic or potential plot flaws. Well, I will nerdily complain about both of those things, but it’s all in fun. So, if you’ve seen the finale of Marvel Studios’ Infinity Saga, let’s dive in. And here is your major spoiler warning. We’re going to be talking about plot elements that were kept out of every trailer. If you haven’t seen the movie, you shouldn’t be ...
Tags: New York, Movies, Disney, America, Earth, Features, Thor, Thanos, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Captain America, Hulk, Steve, Hydra, Loki, Tony


The Post-Endgame OMGWTFFAQ

Even Cap’s brain hurts while trying to follow everything that’s going on in Endgame There is an awful lot to unpack in Avengers: Endgame. It is a film that creates as many questions as it does answers. In my ongoing attempt to use this site as therapy, here are my attempts to answer some of the most burning questions that will spend hours stabbing us in our brains with tiny sporks. Obviously, MASSIVE SPOILERS for Endgame. So if you haven’t seen it, turn back now. Past the break is the point of ...
Tags: Comics, Marvel, Spider-Man, Stimuli, Disney, America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Kim, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Tilda Swinton, Thanos, Wanda, Chris Evans, Captain America


WandaVision: Elizabeth Olson Reveals Details on New Marvel Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW WandaVision: Elizabeth Olson reveals details on new Marvel series In an interview with Variety, MCU star Elizabeth Olson has revealed new details about the upcoming Marvel series WandaVision, confirming that the show will be set in the 1950s with filming scheduled to begin this fall. “There’s quite a few other comic books that we’re pulling from and it’s going to be Wanda and the Vision, and I think at the Disney+ launch chat, they showed a photo of us in the ’50s,” Olsen...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, Fox, TV News, Thanos, Wanda, Marvel Studios, Vision, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Falcon, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Elizabeth Olson, Loki


VOTD: How ‘Captain Marvel’ Should Have Ended

Captain Marvel was the last film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to hit the big screen before Avengers: Endgame kicked off the summer box office with a bang. Though the film does a solid job introducing us to Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) as the Air Force pilot turned cosmic superhero known as Captain Marvel, it’s held back slightly by feeling like a set-up for her character to make a big impact in Avengers: Endgame. Thankfully, the folks at How It Should Have Ended figured out how to take care ...
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The Six Essential Marvel Movies You Must Rewatch Before ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Now that we’ve seen Avengers: Endgame (which is absolutely fantastic), we can tell you how to be fully prepared for this monumental pop culture event. Yes, there are 21 films in total that precede this movie, and Avengers: Endgame somehow offers an epic conclusion to each and every one of them. But you don’t need to remember every single one in order to fully enjoy this sequel. We’ve put together a list of the six most essential movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that you should watch (or ...
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Road to Endgame: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ is a Superhero Comedy About the Horrors of Colonialism

(Welcome to  Road to Endgame , where we revisit the first 22 movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and ask, “How did we get here?” In this edition:  Thor: Ragnarok  reinvents the God of Thunder through a Maori  lens.) Thor’s first solo film, Thor , narrowly missed a coherent character arc. His second, Thor: The Dark World ,  didn’t give him one at all. For a number of years, the God of Thunder was, at once, one of the most popular Avengers, and one of the least narratively interestin...
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Podcast #499: A Fascinating Primer on Norse Mythology

The world of Norse mythology and legend is a thoroughly fascinating one, and my guest has captured it in all its compelling mystery in his book which retells those stories, called Tales of Valhalla. His name is Martyn Whittock and today he takes us on a gripping tour of Norse culture and myth. We begin the show discussing who the Norse people were, and the misconceptions people commonly have about them, including associating them exclusively with Vikings. We also talk about misconceptions abo...
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Daily News Roundup, 4/12/19: Disney+ Will Land on November 12th for $6.99 a Month

Plus Facebook might roll Messenger back into the main mobile apps, Acer announced a slew of new stuff, future Android updates might come from Google Play, Falcon Heavy’s successful landing, and a lot more. Disney+ Details Revealed: Price, Release, and Catalog Yesterday, Disney revealed all (or at least) most of the details we’ve all been wondering about its upcoming streaming service. First, the important stuff: It’s going to cost $6.99 a month and will be available starting November 12th. Yo...
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