Marvel Has Their Director for Thor: Ragnarok

Marvel has a knack for taking lesser known directors and turning them into household names.  How in-demand were the Russo Brothers or James Gunn before they directed Captain America: the Winter Soldier and Guardians of the Galaxy respectively?  Even Joss Whedon, who has had plenty of success before taking on the Avengers, is now in talks for a Star Wars gig.  Who’s the latest director to be brought into the Marvel family to direct Thor: Ragnarok, none other than Taika Waititi. Continue reading Marvel Has Their Director for Thor: Ragnarok

Poll: Most Anticipated Movie Fall/Winter 2015

2015 is already the highest grossing year to date with huge summer blockbusters like Avengers: Age of Ultron, Jurassic World, Furious 7 and Inside Out, and surprise hits like Straight Outta Compton.  Now with the holiday season approaching there are numerous other big movies ready to set the box office ablaze.  Naturally there are the biggies like Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 and the latest Bond installment Spectre, but which of the films coming out at the end of 2015 are you most eager to see.  Vote in the poll below and feel free to add your opinion in the discussion board. Continue reading Poll: Most Anticipated Movie Fall/Winter 2015

Zack Snyder Meet With HBO About Developing Watchmen Series

Alan Moore’s “The Watchmen” graphic novel is considered by many to be one of the best, if not the best, graphic novel ever written/illustrated.  With its dark subject matter, interconnected storylines, and the deconstruction of superheros long before that was the hip thing to do, The Watchmen was a landmark series that changed the comic book world and is held in high regard by comic enthusiasts.  Zack Snyder’s 2009 film came out to mixed reviews and a poor box office, which appeared to put the nail in the coffin for ever seeing the characters come to life again.  That is until word is circling online that Snyder is in talks with HBO to develop a Watchmen series. Continue reading Zack Snyder Meet With HBO About Developing Watchmen Series