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A Hidden Clue In The ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Trailer Teases A Sad Fate For Hawkeye’s Family

Marvel Studios CAUTION: Potential Avengers: Endgame spoilers to follow. Ever since Avengers: Infinity War‘s release last year, fans have been speculating about Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), the arrow-slinging S.H.I.E.L.D. member who joined the Avengers’ ranks in the first team-up film. He was nowhere to be found in Infinity War, but now he’s front and center in […]

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A Browns Fan Assembled A Fantastic ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer For The Team

Marvel/Disney It’s hard to know who was more excited this week — fans of the Cleveland Browns or fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The former saw their beleagured franchise trade for one of the best wideouts in the game, as the Giants traded 26-year-old standout Odell Beckham Jr. to Cleveland. Marvel fans, meanwhile, surged […]

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WTF Marvel? Black Twitter Shames Studio into Putting Danai Gurira’s Name Atop Avengers: Endgame Poster

Danai Gurira attends the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 24, 2019, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Photo: He Dipasupil ((Getty Images)) The disrespect of black women continues, even in the fantasy realm. On Friday, when Marvel Studios released their official trailer for […]

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Captain Marvel Is ‘About To Take The Lead’ Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe

MARVEL STUDIOS Chris Evans has already announced that he’s done with the Marvel Cinematic Universe after Avengers: Endgame, and Robert Downey, Jr. might join him. There’s no official confirmation, but so much of the build-up to the superhero film’s release is centered around Tony Stark, who kicked off the MCU with 2008’s Iron Man, and […]

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Holy Hell, James Gunn Is Directing ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 3’ Again

Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney Disney has re-hired James Gunn as the writer and director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3, according to Deadline. The change came after Walt Disney Studios president Alan Horn reportedly met with Gunn to discuss his initial firing. Gunn’s subsequent apology and the “handling of the situation […]

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James Gunn Has Been Reinstated As ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy 3’ Director By Disney, And Fans Are Thrilled

Getty Image Well, this is an unexpected development. Last July, Disney fired James Gunn as director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3 over his resurfaced controversial tweets. These were objectively bad tweets, yes, but there was nearly as much backlash against Disney (Bobcat Goldthwait did a fair job of summarizing the apparent hypocrisy from the […]

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Fans Got Marvel to Bump Danai Gurira’s Credit Up on the ‘Endgame’ Poster

Thursday blessed us with two new Marvel drops—the Avengers: Endgame trailer, and an official poster in form of giving Danai Gurira a top-line name credit. The initial poster, released this morning, was standard Marvel fare: a bunch of superheroes/famous actors looking off into different directions in space or something. But what caught many fans’ eyes […]

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Danai Gurira’s Name Was Left Out Of The ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Poster, And Folks Aren’t Happy

Marvel Studios On Thursday, a full week after Captain Marvel debuted in theaters, Marvel Studios released the first official trailer for its next massive film, Avengers: Endgame. They also released a new poster for the 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that features practically every member of the team who survived Thanos’s snap in […]

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A Definitive Ranking of the Most Emo Heroes in the New ‘Avengers’ Trailer

Marvel dropped a brand-new trailer for Avengers: Endgame on Thursday, and it is, unsurprisingly, as debilitatingly sad as the last one. The first half the trailer is just black-and-white flashbacks with a mournful voiceover; if that doesn’t scream “dark night of the soul,” nothing does. The back half centers around our intrepid, mopey heroes trying […]

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‘Captain Marvel’ Features The Most Important Action Sequence In MCU History

Marvel It’s a nice thing when the high points of a movie are so rich that they act as a sort of perception filter, allowing you to track minor annoyances without being able to really focus on them or have them dampen your enjoyment. That’s where I’m at with Captain Marvel. Because as Carol Danvers’ […]

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The Female Superhero Stories You Should Be Reading Right Now

You may have heard—Marvel finally released its first female led superhero film. This on screen adaptation is long overdo, especially considering the thriving world of female superheroes on the page. Characters like Spider-Gwen and Ms. Marvel, Kamala Khan are obvious star newcomers, both serving major roles in Marvel comics. But young adult fiction and comic […]

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The Director Of ‘Fantastic Four’ Reminded Twitter That Not Every Comic Book Movie Makes Money

Fox It’s hard to imagine now, but there was once a time — lasting over a century — in which most big screen motion pictures weren’t comic book movies. There were dramas, musicals, romantic-comedies, war pictures, Westerns, even the occasional foreign-language import. That time is no more, and no one in Hollywood is getting poor […]

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Stan Lee’s ‘Captain Marvel’ Cameo Arrived With An Extra Special Easter Egg

Getty Image / UPROXX The cosmic Captain Marvel is currently taking over the International Women’s Day box office. In doing so, it’s also confirmed an astonishing fan theory and possibly introduced a future (powerful) Avenger who may have far-reaching effects. However, the film didn’t forget about the man behind the MCU’s characters, and it began […]

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Samuel L. Jackson Settles The Debate Over Why Captain Marvel Wasn’t In ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

MARVEL [Spoilers for Captain Marvel to come] Avengers: Infinity War ended with half the universe turning into dust, including Maria Hill and (cat-fearing) Nick Fury, who at least was able to send Captain Marvel a distress page in the closing seconds of the film. But that begs the question: why did it take so long […]

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Actress Lashana Lynch Talks Captain Marvel and Sharing That Black Folk ‘I See You’ Look With Samuel L. Jackson on Set 

(L-R): Lashana Lynch and Brie Larson, Captain MarvelScreenshot: Marvel Entertainment (YouTube) Lashana Lynch is Captain Marvel’s Maria Rambeau, and I want more of her. DeWanda Wise (She’s Gotta Have It) was originally cast in the role of pilot Maria (which I was excited about), but dipped due to scheduling conflicts, per Deadline. It appeared to […]

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A Hidden Character In The ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Teaser Is Good News For A Popular Theory

MARVEL The most recent new look at Avengers: Endgame was in February, during the Super Bowl. That’s the one with depressed Captain America (nothing new there), an abandoned Citi Field (ditto), and Black Widow firing away at target practice. The 30-second clip ends with, right to left, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Rocket Raccoon, Ant-Man, […]

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Marvel May Finally Be Giving Fans a Leading Gay Movie Hero

Marvel Studios is trying to keep their string of history-making firsts going. After the massive success of Black Panther and their first female-led superhero movie, Captain Marvel, hitting theaters this month, reports are floating around that Marvel may be breaking another barrier with their first openly gay superhero for The Eternals in 2020. According to […]

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