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Hey, Marvel Studios: Janelle Monáe Wants to Play Storm, So Don’t Mess This Up

Now that 20th Century Fox falls under the Walt Disney Company banner, the rights to make X-Men movies are squarely in the lap of Marvel Studios. That means the comic book mutants can and will become part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe at some point. Whenever that happens, one actress hopes to play one of the key members of the X-Men, and she’s putting that dream out into the universe for everyone to hear. Janelle Monáe, the chart-topping singer/songwriter who has made a name for herself as an...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Atlanta, Fox, Kenya, Walt Disney Company, X-men, Marvel Studios, Janelle Monae, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Don, Monáe, Kevin Feige, Wakanda, Magneto

Superhero Bits: Comic-Con At Home Panels Mostly Pre-Recorded, ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Barbie Dolls & More

Why can’t Ray Fisher get more specific about his complaints regarding Joss Whedon‘s work on Justice League? Are you interested in a Stan Lee Universe featuring non-Marvel characters? Which comic book role does Janelle Monáe have a great desire to play? Did you know Batman Returns has an Easter egg reference to The Flash? Want some Wonder Woman 1984 Barbie dolls? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Marvel paid tribute to the real heroes helping us during the coronavirus pan...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Black Widow, Batman, Thor, Avengers, X-men, Joss-Whedon, Janelle Monae, Brendan Fraser, Comic Book/Superhero, The-Flash, Justice-League, Superhero Bits, Captain-America, Iron-Man

Our 25 Favorite Summer Blockbusters of the 2000s

For the first time in most of our lifetimes, your local movie theater won’t have a summer blockbuster season. The covid-19 pandemic took care of that, pushing most of the big-budget popcorn films scheduled for this year’s summer months into fall, spring, or even next summer. Since we can’t enjoy summer blockbusters in…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Marvel, Disney, Star Trek, Iron Man, Animation, The Dark Knight, Universal, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Pixar, Marvel Studios, Nostalgia, Transformers, Spider Man

Superhero Bits: Meet the TMNT Megazord, J.D. Dillard Wants to Direct a ‘Cyborg’ Movie & More

Want to see an alternate method of transformation for Red Skull in Captain America: The First Avenger? How awesome is the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Megazord in the Power Rangers crossover comic series? Would you like to see a Cyborg movie directed by J.D. Dillard? How does Asa Butterfield feel about missing out on playing Spider-Man? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Watch as the gang at Marvel sit down to play through the extremely fun LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 game...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Harley Quinn, Avengers, X-men, Tmnt, Falcon, Wolverine, Darick Robertson, Giancarlo Esposito, Lex Luthor, Asa Butterfield, Cyborg, Comic Book/Superhero, Justice-League, Superhero Bits

Superhero Bits: New Batman Game May Be Announced Soon, Spider-Man 3 May Shoot in September & More

Are you glad Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy will be staying together if there’s a third season of Harley Quinn? Will a new Batman video game be announced at DC FanDome in August? Will Spider-Man 3 be starting production in September? Which Marvel Comics movies will be part of Disney+’s summer movie nights? What kind of gadgets is Tony Stark working with in Iron Man VR? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here are some of the funniest moments from various animated iterations o...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Ant-Man, Batman, Deadpool, Fantastic-Four, Harley Quinn, Iron-Man, Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, Red Hood, Shazam, Spider-man, Stargirl, Superman, The-Punisher, WandaVision

Superhero Bits: New X-Men Art By Alex Ross, Ray Fisher Lashes Out at Joss Whedon & More

What DC Comics should you read if you’re just now digging into comics? What is the working title for the Ms. Marvel series on Disney+? Want to get a print of some new X-Men art by Alex Ross? Want to see Ryan Reynolds crash a charitable X-Men reunion? What did Justice League star Ray Fisher recently say about Joss Whedon? What does Wonder Woman‘s Golden Eagle armor do? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Mr. Suday Movies created a guide of the best DC Comics titles to check...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Justice-League, Ryan Reynolds, Avengers, X-men, Cw, Joss Whedon, Alex Ross, Jersey City, Brian Michael Bendis, Marc Guggenheim, Comic Book/Superhero, The-Flash, Superhero Bits, Captain-America

Hugh Jackman Remembers How He Said Goodbye to Wolverine

Hugh Jackman played Wolverine in nine movies, starting with 2000’s “X-Men.” So, when it came time to hang up his claws as the Marvel superhero, he knew that it would be an emotional farewell. In an interview for Variety‘s Actors on Actors issue, Jackman talked to Anne Hathaway about shooting his final scene as Wolverine […]
Tags: News, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, X-men, Jackman, The Wolverine

Superhero Bits: ‘Superman: Man of Tomorrow’ Movie Release Date, ‘Hawkeye’ Series Rumors & More

When does Superman: Man of Tomorrow arrive on home video and what special features come with it? Did you notice any Easter eggs in the Avengers gameplay footage released yesterday? Did you hear Avengers: Infinity War is now on Disney+? How terrible was the video game based on Batman & Robin? What’s the latest rumor about the upcoming Hawkeye series on Disney+? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. A new featurette with DC’s Geoff Johns goes behind the scenes of The CW/DC Uni...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Superman, Disney, Harley Quinn, Batman, Thor, Avengers, X-men, Doctor Strange, Cw, Hawkeye, Damon Lindelof, Loki, Regina King, Geoff Johns

Superhero Bits: Frank Grillo Wants a Crossbones Series, New Batman and Suicide Squad Games May Be Coming & More

Would you be interested in a Crossbones series on Disney+? Are new Batman and Suicide Squad video games in the works? Would you want to hear Christopher Daniel Barnes in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse? Who is responsible for Peter Parker having organic web shooters in Sam Raimi‘s Spider-Man? Could Marvel Studios be planning a slow introduction to Doctor Doom? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. For all the kids out there, here are some fun facts about The Dark Knight’s ...
Tags: Movies, Youtube, Spider-Man, Disney, Suicide Squad, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Avengers, X-men, Tmnt, Hulk, Elizabeth Olsen, Jim Lee, Kathryn Hahn, Sam Raimi, Zack Snyder

"Why do LGBTQ people love superheroes?": Queer celebs discuss their Batman and Bond obsessions

Is James Bond a gay icon? Despite his (often) problematic, womanizing ways, why do so many queer people cite the “Double-O” agent as a childhood idol? Those are the million-dollar questions that inspired us to launch our new video series, Why We Love, with an episode dedicated to the mainstream action heroes that…Read more...
Tags: Doctor Who, Superman, Back To The Future, James Bond, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Lgbtq, Superheroes, Batman, Lifehacks, Pride, Power Rangers, Bond, Wilson Cruz, Cameron Esposito, Xena Warrior Princess, Jenny Owen Youngs

Could The Falcon and The Winter Soldier Include Hints to an Obscure X-Men Villain?

The Bride of Frankenstein remake lives, apparently! Olivia Munn has boarded Jimmy Loweree’s next sci-fi thriller. There are still rumors that the Marvel movies have plans to introduce Thanos’ family. Plus, what’s to come on Stargirl and The 100. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Thanos, Snowpiercer, Marvel Cinematic Universe, The 100, Olivia Munn, Replay, bride of Frankenstein, X Men, Children Of The Corn, StarGirl, Penny Dreadful City Of Angels, Blithe Spirit, The Falcon And The Winter Soldier, Jimmy Loweree

Superhero Bits: Iron Man Starts Fresh with New Alex Ross Design, Swarovski Made a Black Crystal Batmobile & More

Ready for a fresh start with Iron Man featuring artwork by Alex Ross? Want to pick up some new X-Men arcade cabinets? Why did Swarovski make a black crystal Batmobile? Is there a new Batman Arkham game coming out soon? Is DC Entertainment planning their own virtual convention? Want to get your hands on a box set of re-released Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles figures from Playmates? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Previews has revealed an SDCC 2020 exclusive pack of Teenage ...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Avengers, Batman, Black-Panther, Green-Lantern, Iron-Man, StarFox, Stargirl, Superman, Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtles, The Eternals, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Thor, TMNT, Wonder-Woman

Superhero Bits: Behind the Scenes of ‘Iron Man VR’, HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ Wins a Peabody Award & More

What might the next animated Batman movie be from Warner Bros. Animation? Want to see Sportsmaster and Tigress in the next episode of Stargirl? Care to take a glimpse behind the scenes of Iron Man VR? Is Beyoncé contributing to the Black Panther 2 soundtrack? Want to read some Marvel Comics titles from black creators for free? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. New photos from a new episode of Stargirl introduce Injustice Society members Sportsmaster and Tigress. The latest...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Beyonce, Agents Of Shield, Spider-Man, Superman, Suicide Squad, Birds Of Prey, Batman, Deadpool, Marvel Comics, X-men, Batman V Superman, Brian Michael Bendis, Darick Robertson, Tom Taylor

Superhero Bits: DC Comics Cuts Ties with Diamond Comics, ‘Suicide Squad’ Timeline Mix-Up & More

Why is DC Comics severing ties with Diamond Comics distributors? Can Magneto lift Mjolnir? How might the third season of Harley Quinn open? What new details about The Eternals surfaced thanks to some merchandise listings? How did an added detail in Harley Quinn‘s profile in Suicide Squad mess up David Ayer‘s timeline? When will Loki and The Falcon and the Winter Soldier start shooting again? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Take a look behind the scenes at the DC’s Lege...
Tags: Movies, Agents Of Shield, Spider-Man, Dc Comics, Harley Quinn, Batman, Thor, Marvel Comics, X-men, Doctor Strange, Shazam, Joker, Gambit, David Ayer, Loki, Magneto

Superhero Bits: Rogue Still Visible in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’, New Dormammu Concept Art & More

Which superhero costume designer created the SpaceX astronaut suits? Will The Falcon and the Winter Soldier get a new title for a second season? What award was Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi recently given? What accidental Easter egg in X-Men: Days of Future Past shows Rogue is still around? Why did Laura Harrier think Zendaya took her role in Spider-Man: Homecoming? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Universal Orlando is hosting a Team Member preview of the parks to...
Tags: Spacex, Movies, Spider-Man, Superman, Batman, Thor, X-men, Aquaman, Hulk, Zendaya, Orlando, Falcon, Tenet, Taika Waititi, Jose Fernandez, Kumail Nanjiani

Superhero Bits: Evan Peters Rumored for ‘WandaVision’ Appearance, Spider-Man Joins NYC Protests & More

Which DC’s Legends of Tomorrow cast member left the show in the season finale? Which character had a more extended opening scene in Suicide Squad? Will X-Men franchise star Evan Peters appear as Quicksilver in WandaVision? Is there a possible romance between Diana and Cheetah in Wonder Woman 1984? Who else has thrown their hat in the ring to play Green Lantern? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. For your kids who are curious about Batman, here’s a rundown of the famous ve...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Agents of SHIELD, Batman, Cyborg, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Green-Lantern, Hellboy, Justice-League, Spider-Gwen, Spider-man, Stargirl, Suicide Squad, WandaVision, Wonder-Woman, X-Men

Superhero Bits: The Real Godspeed Coming to ‘The Flash’, Tom Ellis Closes ‘Lucifer’ Deal & More

Are you ready for Godspeed to come to The Flash? When does Marvel get the rights to Daredevil back? What’s the status of the sixth season of Lucifer? What did Cathy Yan have to say about a Birds of Prey rumor perpetuated by an unreliable YouTuber? Which X-Men movies got canceled thanks to Disney buying Fox? When is The Batman going to resume production across the pond? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here’s a panel with Justice League Dark: Apokolips War co-directors, ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Disney, Fox, Birds Of Prey, Batman, Avengers, X-men, Daredevil, Damon Lindelof, Lucifer, Wolverine, Logan, Tom Ellis, Comic Book/Superhero, The-Flash

X-Men: Evolution Is the Mutant Cartoon You Should Be Bingewatching Right Now

Look, I get it. We all went onto Disney+ the minute we could and collectively shredded in the most radical fashion by loading up X-Men: The Animated Series and listening to a truly killer Whitney Houston riff. We’re all Children of the Atom, and Children of the ‘90s, at heart. But we could’ve been doing something more…Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Disney, Animation, Streaming, Whitney Houston, Nostalgia, X Men, Disney Plus, Watch It Nerds, X Men Evolution

Director Josh Boone Still Hopes to Follow Through on a ‘New Mutants’ Trilogy

It’s been a long road for the X-Men spin-off The New Mutants to make it to theaters. One of the biggest hold-ups came when 20th Century Fox was purchased by The Walt Disney Company, leaving the studio’s future theatrical releases with an uncertain future. Disney still intends to release the movie in theaters this year, but it’s anticipated to be the last remnant of Fox’s X-Men franchise. Even so, director Josh Boone is hoping the movie will be successful enough for Disney to let him complete a ...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Sequels, X-men, 20th Century Fox, Marvel Studios, Boone, Kevin Feige, The Walt Disney Company, Josh Boone, Comic Book/Superhero, Disney/Pixar, New Mutants, The New Mutants, SFX Magazine

Superhero Bits: ‘Agents of SHIELD’ Will Have More MCU Tie-Ins, New ‘TMNT’ Pinball Machine & More

Want see all the Batman cameos in Teen Titans Go!? Will there be more Marvel Cinematic Universe tie-ins for the final season of Agents of SHIELD? Are there serious discussions at HBO Max about David Ayer‘s cut of Suicide Squad? Did Hugh Jackman ever wear that yellow Wolverine suit? How do Iron Man and Captain America‘s characters arcs compare in the MCU? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. DC Kids collected all of the Batman cameos from the first four seasons of the animat...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Agents of SHIELD, Avengers, Batman, Birds Of Prey, Captain-America, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Harley Quinn, Iron-Man, Justice-League, Shazam, Spider-man, Suicide Squad, Superman, Teen Titans Go

Superhero Bits: Kids Hospitalized After Trying to Be Like Spider-Man, New ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Images & More

What did Dafne Keen do to Hugh Jackman that made him want to cast her in Logan? How did three kids in Bolivia try to be like Spider-Man and ended up hospitalized? Will there be a lot more Jim Gordon in Zack Snyder’s Justice League? Which X-Men were supposed to cameo in The New Mutants? How did David Ayer‘s Suicide Squad play into Justice League? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Go behind the scenes of the recent DC’s Legends of Tomorrow episode where they get lost insid...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Agents of SHIELD, Batwoman, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Doom Patrol, Iron-Man, Justice Leauge, Logan, Spider-man, Stargirl, Suicide Squad, Wolverine, Wonder-Woman, X-Men

Superhero Bits: How Popeye’s Made It into ‘Supergirl’, ‘The Avengers’ Video Game Updates Coming Soon & More

Will anymore DC Universe shows coming to HBO Max like Doom Patrol? How did a Popeye‘s chicken restaurant make it into the Supergirl movie? When will Marvel’s The Avengers video game be debuting some new gameplay footage? How would James Gunn feel about David Ayer releasing his version of Suicide Squad? How long has the Spider-Man spin-off Jackpot been in the works? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here’s a promo for the upcoming third episode of DC Universe’s new series...
Tags: Hong Kong, Movies, Spider-Man, Suicide Squad, Huntress, Jackpot, Birds Of Prey, Batman, James Gunn, Avengers, X-men, Daredevil, Deadshot, Supergirl, Gambit, David Ayer

Simon Kinberg Dismisses Idea of a Longer Dark Phoenix Cut

Simon Kinberg Dismisses Idea of a Longer Dark Phoenix Cut During an interview with IGN, writer/producer Simon Kinberg dismissed the idea of a longer X-Men: Dark Phoenix director’s cut in the wake of the announcement that the Justice League Snyder Cut will be coming to HBO Max as well as David Ayer’s interest in a Suicide Squad director’s cut, saying that the movie that was released “was ultimately my vision for the film.” RELATED: Netflix Wins Simon Kinberg’s Spec Script Here Comes The Flood ...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Earth, Fox, Suicide Squad, James McAvoy, X-men, Phoenix, David Ayer, Jean Grey, Jean, Simon Kinberg, IGN, Kinberg, MCU, Sophie Turner

Superhero Bits: Fans Break ‘Justice League’ Blu-rays, ‘Green Lantern’ Show Will Have Cinematic Quality & More

Does Loki already have an order for a second season? How did Ray Porter get cast as Darkseid in Zack Snyder’s Justice League? Which star of The Magicians would like to play Batwoman? How did Ray Fisher respond to news of The Snyder Cut being released? Want to see a totally different version of Hyrdoman in Spider-Man: Far From Home concept art? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Artist Mike Hawthorn show show to draw Miles Morales as Spider-Man, and he even explains it in ...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Avengers, Batwoman, Captain Marvel, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Green-Lantern, Hawkeye, Iron-Man, Justice-League, Loki, Marvel's What If, Spider-man, Stargirl, X-Men, Zack Snyder's Justice League

The Morning Watch: ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Gets Animated, History of Roger Rabbit’s Car Toon Spin & 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, for the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back, the animated shorts of Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures tackles The Battle of Hoth. Plus, learn the history of Roger Rabbit’s Car Toon Spin located at Disn...
Tags: Skins, Movies, Disneyland, Hulu, X-men, Gq, Mad Max: Fury Road, Nicholas Hoult, Hoth, Tokyo Disneyland, Roger Rabbit, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, Warm Bodies, THE GREAT, The Morning Watch

Superhero Bits: Stephanie Beatriz Would Love to Play ‘Batwoman’, James Gunn’s Favorite Superhero Movie & More

Want to see some alternate end credits designs considered for Avengers: Endgame? Would you like to see Stephanie Beatriz take over the mantle of Batwoman? What did Ben Affleck have to say to fans about supporting Zack Snyder’s Justice League? Why might there be a challenge with Catwoman once The Batman resumes production? What is James Gunn‘s favorite superhero movie? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Go behind the scenes of the recent DC’s Legends of Tomorrow episode “I...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Batman, Batwoman, Black Widow, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Harley Quinn, Justice-League, Logan, Moon Knight, Spider-man, Stargirl, Suicide Squad, Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtles, The Boys, The Tick

Superhero Bits: Darkseid in Zack Snyder’s Justice League, No Batwoman and Supergirl Crossover Next Season & More

Will there be a Supergirl and Batwoman crossover next season on The CW? Which state is still hosting a big comic convention in July? Want to see the whole roster of the Contest of Champions from Thor: Ragnarok? Want to hear Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse producer Phil Lord and Paul Scheer talk about Spider-Ham? Will Darkseid be in Zack Snyder‘s Justice League? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. The cast of Stargirl talks about the new DC Comics series that started airi...
Tags: Florida, Movies, Spider-Man, Superman, Disney, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Phil Lord, Thor, Avengers, X-men, Cw, Marvel Studios, Supergirl, Joker, Zack Snyder

Listen: Nicholas Hoult Talks ‘Ridiculous’ Sex Scenes in ‘The Great’ and Playing ‘X-Men’s’ Beast Again

It’s not every day that filming a sex scene turns into a giggle fest. But that’s exactly what happened — more than once — while shooting “The Great,” the Hulu series about Catherine the Great starring Elle Fanning in the title role and Nicholas Hoult as her husband Peter III. During their many times trying […]
Tags: News, Podcasts, Hulu, X-men, Catherine, Nicholas Hoult, Elle Fanning, Peter III, THE GREAT, Mission: Impossible, The Big Ticket

Superhero Bits: ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy Getting Re-Released in Hong Kong, Fala Chen Rumored for ‘Shang-Chi’ & More

Want to see an unused Viking style design for Loki in Thor: Ragnarok? Is Aquaman coming to The Flash on The CW? Is there a Daredevil video game in the works? What are the new dates for Avengers: Infinity War and Ant-Man and the Wasp to hit Disney+? Did you know Deadshot and Harley Quinn almost hooked up in Suicide Squad? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. After the Batwoman season finale, it’s time for a new Bat Chat with Camrus Johnson and Nicole Kang. Despite a recent r...
Tags: Hong Kong, Movies, Abc, Agents Of Shield, Spider-Man, Disney, America, Gotham, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Batman, Thor, Avengers, X-men, Daredevil, Deadshot

‘Deadpool 3’ Not in Marvel’s Five-Year Schedule, Says Comic Book Creator

Marvel fans shouldn’t expect to see a new “Deadpool” movie for at least five years, according to the character’s comic book creator Rob Liefeld. In an interview with io9, Liefeld explained that he’s seen the Marvel Cinematic Universe schedule for the next five years, and “Deadpool 3″ isn’t on the docket. “Until a movie is […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Deadpool, X-men, Rob Liefeld, Liefeld, New Mutants