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How Horror Helped Us Survive 2020

It’s tempting to think that since 2020 was basically one real-life nightmare after another, the last thing anyone would want to do is engage with fictional horror on top of that. But that would be discounting the positive power of certain horror movies, TV shows, and video games that helped us navigate through the…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Horror, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Netflix, Streaming, Universal, Year In Review, Spell, The Invisible Man, Lovecraft Country, Naughty Dog, New Mutants, Dark Universe

Spider-Man's Composer on Crafting Miles Morales' Melodic Identity

The creative team behind Insomniac’s latest video game, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, found a number of different ways to convey to players that Miles and Peter Parker are profoundly different kinds of Spider-Man, despite being driven by similar senses of justice. One of the biggest ways it achieves that is through its…Read more...
Tags: Music, Science, Video Games, Interview, Marvel, Soundtrack, Sony, Marvel Comics, John Williams, Spider Man, Miles, Peter Parker, John Paesano, Insomniac, Miles Morales, Insomniac Games

First Images From Ryan Reynolds' Sci-Fi Project Reveal Time Travel Escapades

Two folks from Marvel’s Thor universe hang out...what could it all mean?? The Walking Dead: World Beyond’s showrunner gives some big season two hints. Plus Sonic the Hedgehog 2 may start running pretty soon, Lucifer is about to have his hands full, and more. Spoilers away!Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Thor, The Flash, Lucifer, Scream, Forty Acres, Wisteria, Attack on Titan, Lazor Wulf, Halloween Kills, Thor Love And Thunder, The Walking Dead World Beyond, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, The Adam Project

An Animated Stan Lee Explains Why the F-Word Is “the Most Useful Word in the English Language” (NSFW) FYI. The language in this video is not safe for work. And now, on to our post. In the last couple years of his life, Stan Lee was ill, his health failing, but he stayed engaged and remained his old wisecracking self. His handpicked successor for editor-in-chief at Marvel, Roy Thomas, tells the story of the last time he saw Lee and showed him his then-new biography of the comics legend, The Stan Lee Story. They talked about the Spider-Man comic ...
Tags: Google, Film, California, College, Marvel, Disney, George Carlin, Stan Lee, Thomas, James Whitbrook, Lee, Facebook Twitter, George R R Martin, Stan, Josh Jones, Roy Thomas

21 Great Sci-Fi Christmas Ornaments From Hallmark

Is it really Christmas if you don’t have a little sci-fi on your tree? Hallmark would say no. Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Toys, Science, Holidays, Marvel, Christmas, Disney, Star Trek, Back To The Future, Birds Of Prey, Warner Bros, Christmas Tree, Marvel Studios, DC Entertainment, Collectibles, Jaws

Check Out Sideshow Collectibles Black Friday Deals!

Sideshow Collectibles Black Friday Deals! On this week’s edition of CS Collectibles we’re showing off Sideshow Collectibles’ huge amount of Black Friday deals. Check them out below! The Big Stuff 10% OFF IN-STOCK ITEMS SITEWIDE – USE CODE 10BF20 OR BF100* Continuing a much celebrated Star Wars collectible Life-Size collection, Sideshow is proud to present the Yoda Life-Size Statue.  $300.00 off with code TEACHER! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStan...
Tags: Amazon, Black Friday, Star Wars, Toys, TV, Movies, Southeast Asia, Marvel, Tim Burton, Dc Comics, US, Prints, Earth, Gotham, Iron Man, Sideshow Collectibles

Stan Lee Celebrates the Art of Cursing in This Cute Animated Short

Yes, Stan Lee was known for punctuating his commentary with a hearty “excelsior!”. But this cute animated short, using some archival recordings from the Marvel Comics legend in action, sees him express a fondness for a shorter, equally emphatic bit of profanity.Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Animation, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Profanity, Kosperry, Aron Fromm

Watch Dogs: Legion Lets Anyone 'Wear the Mask' to Its Own Detriment

The recently released Spider-Man: Miles Morales video game follows the core message from the feature film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse: “Anyone can wear the mask.” But there’s one video game out right now where that’s also true: anyone can wear the mask in Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs: Legion but that doesn’t mean …Read more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Marvel, Sony, Ubisoft, Spider Man, Miles Morales, Watch Dogs 2, Spider Man Into The Spider Verse, Watch Dogs Legion, Spider Man Miles Morales

Disney Security's Unofficial Challenge Coins Are a Different Sort of Collector's Item

As the owner of a substantial portion of the world’s most popular pieces of intellectual property, the Walt Disney Company is more than used to seeing its characters and branding pop up in unofficial, unlicensed places. In some instances, like when the family of a recently deceased child attempted to feature…Read more...
Tags: Science, Police, Marvel, Disney, Racism, Military, Walt Disney Company, Theme Parks, Police Brutality, Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Black Lives Matter, Collectibles, Mickey Mouse, Frank Castle, The Punisher

CS Reviews Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Rating: 9/10 Cast: Nadji Jeter … Miles Morales / Spider-Man (voice) Yuri Lowenthal … Peter Parker / Spider-Man (voice) Jacqueline Pinol … Rio Morales (voice) Fred Tatasciore … Rhino / Additional Voices (voice) Darin De Paul … J. Jonah Jameson (voice) Troy Baker … Simon Krieger (voice) Griffin Puatu … Ganke Lee (voice) PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlon...
Tags: Games, New York, Movies, New York City, Marvel, Brooklyn, Dlc, Miles, Aaron, Jacqueline Pinol, Spidey, Peter Parker, Miles Morales, Arkham City, ComingSoon, Video Game News

What will replace ‘Frozen Live’ in Disney’s Hyperion Theater? Handicapping the contenders

The extended coronavirus closure of rides and shows at Disney California Adventure has created a vacancy at the Hyperion Theater that has served as a proving ground for Broadway-bound musicals based on the Disney films “Aladdin” and “Frozen.” Which raises the obvious question: What’s next for the Hyperion? Sign up for our Park Life newsletter and find out what’s new and interesting every week at Southern California’s theme parks. Subscribe here. End of run notices were sent to more than 200 ac...
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‘WandaVision’ Will Also Channel More Recent Sitcoms Like ‘Modern Family’ and ‘The Office’

So far, Marvel’s teases of WandaVision have leaned heavily on the black and white, classic television sitcom world that Wanda Maxmioff and Vision find themselves living within. This makes the upcoming series on Disney+ unlike any Marvel Studios project we’ve seen before, but the emulation of classic sitcoms like I Love Lucy and Bewitched is just the beginning of WandaVision‘s journey through sitcom history. In a new interview, Marvel Studios boxx Kevin Feige said WandaVision‘s journey through s...
Tags: Television, Movies, Office, Marvel, Disney, US, Sequels, The Office, Wanda, Modern Family, Marvel Studios, Lucy, Paul Bettany, Parks, Dick Van Dyke, Elizabeth Olsen

We Need to Talk About Franklin

Way back at the very beginning of Marvel’s Dawn of X, the Fantastic Four and members of the newly founded mutant nation of Krakoa crossed paths in a fateful, chance encounter that underlined just what it is about this new mutant age that scares the rest of the world so much. That subsequent tension between the…Read more...
Tags: Comics, Science, Race, Fantastic Four, Marvel, Disney, Racism, Cultural Appropriation, Marvel Comics, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Franklin, Reed Richards, Dan Slott, X Men, Mutants, CB Cebulski

‘Deadpool 3’ Being Developed by Marvel Studios, ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Writers Tackling the Script

It looks like Deadpool might soon join the Marvel Cinematic Universe. After little to no movement on the project, Deadpool 3 is in development at Disney and Marvel Studios. Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Loeglin, writers on Bob’s Burgers, have been hired to pen the script while Ryan Reynolds is expected to reprise his role as the third-wall-breaking superhero. Reynolds has been meeting with various writers to hear their pitch for the next Deadpool movie, and the Molyneux sisters ended up wi...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Sequels, Bob, Deadpool, Ryan-Reynolds, Marvel Studios, Reynolds, Leitch, Molyneux, Reese, Wernick, David Leitch, Comic Book/Superhero

Deadpool 3 Finally Has Some Life

The Merc with the Mouth may finally be making his way to Disney’s Marvel Studios.Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Disney, Animation, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Merc, Wendy Molyneux, Bobs Burgers, Deadpool 3, Lizzie Molyneux Loeglin, Disney 's Marvel Studios Read

‘Deadpool 3’ Taps ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Writers The Molyneux Sisters

Emmy-winning writers Lizzie Molyneux-Loeglin and Wendy Molyneux have been tapped to write “Deadpool 3”, with Ryan Reynolds set to return as the foul-mouthed superhero. The Molyneux sisters are longtime writing partners, known for their Emmy Award-winning work on Fox’s “Bob’s Burgers.” The pair have also been nominated for three WGA Awards and won an Annie […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Fox, Bob, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Molyneux, Wendy Molyneux, Deadpool 3, Lizzie Molyneux Loeglin

A Tesla rival is going public at a $5.4 billion valuation via a SPAC set up by Marvel Comics' ex-CEO

Arrival A Tesla-like British startup is set to go public at a $5.4 billion valuation via a special-acquistion company formed by former Marvel Comics CEO Peter Cuneo.London-based Arrival will combine with US firm CIIG Merger. The combined company expects to list on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARVL."Arrival competes with EV-maker Tesla and the creator of Amazon's first custom-electric delivery vehicle, Rivian.The startup's signed contracts currently amount to as much as $1.2 billion....
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Elon Musk, UK, Time, Marvel, US, Trends, Tech, Markets, Tesla, UPS, Michigan, Marvel Comics, Nasdaq, Jpmorgan

Disney Plus Docuseries ‘Marvel’s 616’ Takes a Compelling Dive Into the Archives: TV Review

Disney Plus is barely a year-old streaming service, but it already has cornered a particular sub-genre of unscripted programming that should surprise no one. Shows like “Inside Disney, “One Day at Disney” and “Marvel’s Hero Project” offer in-depth looks at the creative minds behind the Walt Disney Company and its extraordinary impact on the world, […]
Tags: Reviews, Marvel, Disney, Walt Disney Company, TV Reviews, Disney Plus, Marvel 616

The Best Coffee Table Books for Movie And TV Lovers

All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Cinephiles know that movie magic is real. What other medium can transport us to different worlds, bring characters […]
Tags: Star Wars, Books, Hollywood, News, Comic Books, Marvel, Wes Anderson, Variety, Best Coffee Table Books for Movie And TV Lovers

20 fun Advent calendars for kids of all ages

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Target Kids love Christmas for obvious reasons, and Advent calendars keep the Christmas spirit going in the days leading up to December 25.There are Advent calendars for every age and every interest, so we rounded up a wide variety of calendars to delight toddlers, older kids, and even teenagers.The calendars feature building kits, crafts, activities, books, socks, and more. We even included some r...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kids, Parenting, Marvel, Christmas, Disney, Trends, Walmart, Features, Gifts, Lego, Pokemon, Crayola, Santa, Gamestop

Spider-Man: Miles Morales' Biggest Conflict Is Achingly Intimate

Insomniac’s first thwip at the Spider-Verse gave us a compelling tale of Peter Parker’s dual life, with a wonderfully personable twist that smashed those halves together. Its successor—Spider-Man: Miles Morales, released last week—does the same but as its larger self does, the new story drills this idea down into…Read more...
Tags: Science, Friendship, Marvel, Playstation, Sony, Spider Man, Tinkerer, Peter Parker, Insomniac, Miles Morales, Insomniac Games, Otto Octavius, Spider Man Miles Morales

Gritty is a marketing marvel and an international election icon. The artist behind him weighs in on Gritty fever: 'I don't think he's going away anytime soon.'

People wear costumes of U.S. Postal Service mailboxes, Gritty, the mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers NHL hockey team, and Independence Hall while demonstrating outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center where votes are being counted, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia, following Tuesday's election. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell Gritty, the monstrously orange mascot for the Philadelphia Flyers National Hockey League franchise, has become a resistance symbol, especially amid the 2020 e...
Tags: London, Etsy, Marvel, Trends, Strategy, Pennsylvania, Metallica, Hasbro, Philadelphia, Resistance, Election, Mel Brooks, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers, Allen, Pittsburgh Penguins

CS Plays 15 Minutes of Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Plays 15 Minutes of Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales It’s finally here! After months of teases and trailers and gameplay, we finally got our hands on a copy of Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales — for the PS4. Not the PS5. Sorry. The lady at Target said they only had four in stock and that they sold out that day, which begs the question: why does Target only have five of the most sought after item of the holiday season? Did anyone learn a thing from those damned Furb...
Tags: Games, Movies, Marvel, Spiderman, Rocksteady Studios, Morales, Brian Michael Bendis, Spidey, Insomniac, Arkham, Miles Morales, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Sara Pichelli

Miles Morales Reforms Spider-Man's Relationship With the Police When It Needs to Be Abolished

Insomniac’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales follows the fledgling webhead as he steps out from under Peter Parker’s shadow. He’s defending New York City on his own for the first time just as a bitter ground war breaks out between the nefarious Roxxon Corporation and the tech-powered Underground movement. New as Miles is to…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Video Games, Police, New York City, Race, Marvel, Racism, Sony, Police Brutality, Nypd, Marvel Comics, Black Lives Matter, Spider Man, Peter Parker, Insomniac

10 Great Sci-Fi Tropes (and 5 That Should Be Shot Into Space)

Science fiction is a genre that’s full of storylines, plot devices, and techno-jargon that would be considered ridiculous in the real world. But these tropes are effective, so we keep using them. Over and over again. That might sound like a bad thing—relying on tried-and-true sci-fi tropes instead of creating…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Hunger Games, Marvel, Disney, Star Trek, Avatar, Tropes, Robots, Aliens, Firefly, Westworld, Lucasfilm, James Cameron, The Matrix, Stargate

CS Soapbox: Marvel’s Moon Knight vs. DC’s Batman

CS Soapbox: Marvel’s Moon Knight vs. DC’s Batman Oscar Isaac has been cast to play Moon Knight in Disney+’s upcoming series set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with filming set to begin shortly. Casual moviegoers/non-comic-book enthusiasts (who haven’t payed attention to the latest in Keanu Reeves fan art) are probably asking themselves: “Who is Moon Knight?” Similarly to how Hawkeye is basically Green Arrow and Namor resembles Aquaman, Moon Knight is Marvel’s response to DC’s Bruce Wayne...
Tags: Comics, TV, Movies, Comic Books, Marvel, Disney, Gotham, TV News, Justice League, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Dc, Oscar Isaac, Keanu Reeves, Hawkeye, Thomas

Sorry, But Marvel’s WandaVision Is Now Debuting in 2021

Marvel Studios’ first Disney+ series, WandaVision is coming. Soon even. Just not as soon as we’d hoped.Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Disney, Streaming, Marvel Studios, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Disney Plus, WandaVision

Moon Knight Reportedly Eyeing Early 2021 Production Start

Moon Knight Reportedly Eyeing Early 2021 Production Start According to Discussing Film, Marvel Studios is reportedly planning to start the production on Disney+’s highly-anticipated MCU series in early 2021 in Budapest, right after titular lead Oscar Isaac finishes filming for his upcoming HBO limited series Scenes from a Marriage. All episodes are set to be directed by Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Diab, with Gregory Middleton (Final Girl, Watchmen, Game of Thrones) and Stefania Cella (Morbius...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Budapest, Egypt, TV News, Streaming, Francis, Oscar Isaac, Robert Evans, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Knight, Kevin Feige

'Spider-Man: Miles Morales' proves exactly why the PlayStation 5 is a holiday must-buy for Sony fans

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. "Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales" / Sony "Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales" will be released on November 12 for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.The game picks up shortly after the events of the PS4 "Spider-Man" game released in 2018, with Miles as the sole hero."Spider-Man: Miles Morales" might be the most impressive launch game on the PlayStation 5 thanks to its ray tracing features and f...
Tags: Reviews, Gaming, New York, Video Games, New York City, Marvel, Trends, Tech, Sony, Playstation 4, Ps4, Harlem, Ray, Times Square, Miles, Peter Parker

Spider-Man: Miles Morales Rewards Players With Black Lives Matter

Insomniac Games and Marvel’s upcoming Spider-Man: Miles Morales has received a questionable mention and mural tribute in-game. A set of sidequests for the community of New York City’s Harlem result in a costume reward for the titular Miles and Spider-Man as well as a cutscene where the Black Lives Matter Mural is shown: It is […]
Tags: Games, Politics, New York City, Marvel, Spider-Man, Racism, Anime, Ps4, Harlem, Miles, Miles Morales, PS5