promise to Marvel’s creatively into it’s “keep taking risks” is Phase Two , as relatively untested already paying off director Shane Black’s Iron Man 3 crushed it at the AND box-office . with critics Clinching the , and second highest domestic opening ever pulling in a and rocking a gross $1,079,820,220 on 9/10 is only IGN, Iron Man 3 Black’s second film as a director. seems to have a Marvel Studios knack for boldly pulling out of creative gem’s nowhere, like they did with . Joss Whedon
NOW IM NOT A MATHEMATICIAN OR ANYTHING: but average Shane Black’s score rottentomatoes as a director with only two films turned out to be 80.5%. Meaning that if making movies were like high-school, got a Black B. Pretty impressive. Equally not impressive: one could argue, is average Zack Snyder’s score rottentomatoes as a director with 5 films at 54.4%. Meaning that if making movies were like high-school, Snyder failed. LOLUMADBRO?!?
might Man of Steel literally “set the tone” for a linear cinematic , as DC Universe reports that Empire Magazine will want Warner Bros. to Zack Snyder direct : given Justice League Man of Steel’s success at the . box office
Which quite frankly
makes me question if WB even took the time to executives SEE the film they made with Snyder less than two years ago, entitled: you guessed it, . Sucker Punch ( 23%) Trololol.
related “ “ news, superhero arms race released a pretty bossy Thor: The Dark World one-sheet this week along with it’s first trailer:
may not be as Zack Snyder dumb as I thought he was, as president Warner Bros. says Jeff Robinov will Man of Steel “set the tone” for DC characters “moving forward”. Let’s hope then that it’s better than LAST film. Entitled Snyder’s . Sucker Punch went on to comment that rumors regarding Robinov being cast in Christian Bale were unfounded, and said that Justice League do indeed “standalone”. Nolan’s Batman films
will Marvel “keep taking risks” creatively in it’s says Phase Two head honcho Marvel studio : Kevin Fiege
official slate of is: Marvel’s Phase Two , Iron Man 3 , Thor: The Dark World , and Captain America: The Winter Soldier , culminating in Guardians of the Galaxy . The Avengers 2 Word on the streets is a key piece of the puzzle is none other than the Marvel villain . Who? Let’s take a look. Mad Titan Thanos
sweeping across “Nolan Treatment” hollywood: everyone is now going for darker, grittier, and more grounded stuff. And thus we have wielding a Wolverine samurai sword:
will be trying to Jackman and Co. seperate itself from the flop that was , a X-men Origins: Wolverine blunder that even got a good Magneto project cancelled. Director is relatively unknown, but James Mangold seems Jackman pretty pumped about with his going in depth favorite beserker. Let’s do the same.
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evidently put 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards in Argo front-running position to take home coveted The Oscar’s . After being Best Picture as a Oscar snubbed director, Affleck have since and his film cleaned up on awards culminating in top-honor SAG’s . ensemble award Daniel Day Lewis’ Oscar chances went from 95% to 99% with a , while SAG win and Jennifer Lawrence are also now a Anne Hathaway “shoe-in” as well or . so they say
purchased Disney for tonight’s 3 TV spots BIG GAME ( Superbowl XLVII) at about 4 mill a pop while opted to sit out for it’s Warner Bros. third year in a row. that Industry insider info indicates is Warner Bros. strongly hinging on the commercial success of , before Man of Steel “moving forward” with it’s top-priority project: . Justice League has The studio every right to be nervous, banking it’s hopes on a flag-ship character director like . Zack Snyder had early success with Snyder 300 (60%), and arguably ( Watchmen 64%), but his most recent film ( Sucker Punch 23%), was literally god awful. Which explains why are WB execs hesitant.
AND SO while Warner Bros’ ensemble team-up film remains in , limbo Disney’s ensemble team-up film is well into it’s , with phase two and Iron Man 3 coming Thor: The Dark World this year. head honcho Marvel says that Kevin Feige is going to the studio creatively in “keep taking risks” and phase two . One of such beyond risks was casting . as Robert Downey Jr billionaire inventor . But that Tony Stark for everybody: seemed to work out
film will now officially Justice League of America compete directly with in the The Avenger’s 2 summer of 2015. green lit the project and will reportedly Warner Bros. ramp up development on it following a decisive legal victory involving the rights to Superman. Opening the door for competing super squads of epic proportion. A if you will. Okay. Maybe I got a little excited there. It is looking pretty CLASH OF TITANS though as legit has made it clear they want a DC/Warner Bros. high caliber director at the helm. As for the cast, let’s hope they go for a little more depth than . Why does Megan Fox want a WB of it’s own? Perhaps a better question is: Why super-squad WOULDN’T they want a of their own. super-squad
go toe-to-toe with Batman ? Could The Hulk beat up Superman ? I don’t know. I’m not a rocket scientist. The two Captain America superhero teams will indeed clash at the box office in the summer of 2015, as looks to Warner Bros. and sign a director all star cast within the near future. Having had talks with The Wachowski Brothers and Ben Affleck about directing, it seems they are willing to spend a pretty penny on bringing a to the Hall of Justice big screen in top class fashion. Why are all the cool kids making movies about superhero teams these days? Because is a powerful thing. Let’s take a look. effective team synergy
is ramping up their Warner Bros. efforts after JLA Ben Affleck recently shot down reports that he might direct the film. has reportedly reached out to The studio The Matrix Trilogy writers’ and directors’ and Andy to take the reigns of a Lana Wachowski Justice League of America film;
Moviehole, the sibling directors behind the Matrix trilogy, Speed Racer and the upcoming sci-fi epic Cloud Atlas are on the studio’s list of possible contenders to helm JLA, which was scripted by Gangster Squad’s Will Beall. The site claims the studio is “apparently jazzed with Cloud Atlas, and love that it’s as much a spectacle as it is a showcase for the immense ensemble involved, so it makes sense the W’s are under consideration. Justice League needs to be as big on character, as it does bells & whistles, and the Wachowski’s could probably offer that.”
It’s no secret that
Joss Whedon put a large emphasis on “character” in , and given the films success, it seems The Avengers will be attempting to WB follow suit. Given DC’s roster, it seems like they’ll have a good shot at giving a Marvel run for it’s money. What roster? You ask? Let’s take a look.
brutal yet delightful showdown between and Marvel as DC rages on execs are scrambling to Warner Bros. make some moves seeing as they have to sit back and watchbecome a The Avengers while it boasts a worldwide box office juggernaut (1.4$ billion) formidable critical reception(93%). president and Warner Bros. and CEO Jeff Robinov company have their work cut our for them as sources say they are currently spit-balling ferociously to figure out how to put a successful and high-caliber together. A Justice League of America franchise major factor in accomplishing such a feat involves wooing and recruiting big boss-man randy savage to Christopher Nolan spearhead what would essentially be a — “JLA initiative” re-invigorating stake in Warner Bros’ Hollywood.
in the High ups even Warner Brother roster openly admitted that is doing a much Marvel/Disney better job than they are:
Sources indicate that now the execs realize they need to hire creatives that genuinely understand the the way characters was comfortable with Joss Whedon The Avengers
these people just knew what was up with the , maybe they’d have a Four Basic Personality Types viable right now. Super-quad
however is DC/ Warner Bros. still in the fight as it has yet to unleash the epic dope sauce-ee-ness that will be . Other than that though, they indeed The Dark Knight Rises , as better start making some moves continues to put itself in a Marvel/Disney position to dominate Hollywood’s lucrative box-office.
for those of you Hollywood dominance silly gooses who aren’t well-versed, the The Avengers Easter Egg post-credits scene revealed that the next major villain for will be none other than the Earth’s Mightiest hero’s . A Mad Titan himself, Thanos the Overmaster on a Bloodthirsty Intergalactic General mission to , if rid the universe of existence is Thanos conceived and casted correctly; he could serve as Marvel’s ultimate supervillain.
Marvel’s you ask? A character God of War based off of the ? Let’s take a look. Greek God of Death
A sh*t ton of
has movie nerd news hit the fan so to speak and clearly I’m not very good at sugar coating stuff so I’ll just give it to you straight. Seemingly in response to already climbing to the Marvel’s The Avengers at about third highest worldwide grossing movie spot of all time , 1.4 billion dollars cinematic rivals have hired scribe Warner Bros. Entertainment to Will Beall pen a script for a Justice League of America film in order to directly compete with Marvel Studios’ current grip-hold on the . Though booming superhero movie industry is Warner Bros. Entertainment significantly behind the 8-ball in creating and establishing major characters in a , they do indeed have linear DC Universe opening The Dark Knight Rises July 20, 2012 to give a run for The Avengers . With its money Christopher Nolan’s swan song to approaching, the batman franchise is now desperate to Warner Bros. throw together some high-caliber franchises in order to stay in direct competition with . And they will have their work cut out for them as Marvel recently Disney CEO Bob Iger confirmed that an will indeed Avengers sequel be happening after , Iron Man 3 , and Thor 2 Captain America 2 provide us audience folk even more back-story in the . Speaking of Marvel Universe sources say that a such a universe film will be Black Panther Marvel’s next solo superhero flick after drops in Captain America 2 April of 2014. IN RELATED MOVIE NERD NEWS recently registered the name Fox Studios , which is a Days of future Past , in which a classic X-men comic plot-line dystopian alternative future has mutants incarcerated in internment camps.
So far it seems like
indeed Marvel has the upper hand in being able to pump out , so blockbuster movie franchises is trying to throw together a Warner Bros. Justice League film in hopes of being able to hang with the big boys. They have yet to establish their major characters though, as will likely The Dark Knight Rises not take place in the same universe as a film, and neither will the upcoming JLA . Leaving Man of Steel only with their Warner Bros. epic fail to have Green Lantern established characters in . Given their JLA continuity desperation however lets assume that they will pay to that screenwriter slop in either or Christian Bales’ Batman knowing that they have Henry Cavill’s Superman . Thus all they would need is a Ryan Reynolds’ Green Lantern solid and BAM. Wonder Woman . The four basic personality types Another SuperSquad that is representative of ?!?! THE FOUR BASIC PERSONALITY TYPES NO WAY!! You must be saying. Well. Lets take a look. Continue reading