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Moments after a producer told Paul Bettany his career was dead, he was asked to play a superhero in the ‘Avengers’ sequel

We won't spoil much about the character if you haven't seen the film, but the droid, masterfully played by Marvel veteran Paul Bettany, steals just about every scene in which he appears.<p>You couldn't imagine anyone else in the role.<p>So it's incredible to imagine that moments before the 43-year-old …

Comics

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Is Already a Big Box Office Hit Overseas

Who's surprised? Anyone? Bueller? Box office expectations couldn't be much higher for "Avengers: Age of Ultron," which opens in the U.S. on May 1, but has already made big money in international markets. According to Variety, the superhero sequel made $44.8 million in 26 territories in its first …

Box Office

Here's the first photo of Jared Leto as the Joker

DC Comics is currently celebrating the 75th anniversary of Batman's arch-nemesis, the Joker.<p>What better way to celebrate than by revealing the first official look at the next incarnation of the Clown Prince of Crime?<p>Director David Ayer shared the first image of Jared Leto as the Joker via Twitter …

Comic Books

JJ Abrams brings pizza to hundreds of fans waiting to see the premiere of a new ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ trailer

This is really cool.<p>"Star Wars Celebration," an annual event celebrating all things about "Star Wars," kicks off today in Anaheim, California. For the next four days, "Star Wars" panels with original actors Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels and footage from EA's upcoming "Battlefront" …

Star Wars

The Force Awakens teaser: catching up with Luke, Leia and Han Solo

The trailer offers strong hints about what happened to the three main characters after the original trilogy. Here’s what we’ve gleaned<p>Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer returns to the franchise’s strengths Star Wars: The Force Awakens – hello BB8, and welcome back Han Solo<p>The new trailer for The …

Star Wars

Turn Your Phone Into a Game Boy Color With This Upcoming Add-On

Video game accessory maker Hyperkin has announced plans to release a new device that will essentially turn your smartphone into a Game Boy Color.<p>It works quite simply: Plug your iPhone 6 Plus (and, in the future, other smartphones) into the Smart Boy and it'll allow you to play Game Boy and Game …

Retrogaming

Steven Moffat Wants to Give Fans a DOCTOR WHO and SHERLOCK Crossover

See Ryan Reynolds as Wade Wilson in DEADPOOL Movie Set Photos

DEADPOOL and Other R-Rated Comic Book Movies

Game of Thrones Mastermind George R.R. Martin Has a New TV Project

. . . and it’s called Captain Cosmos!<p>As if <i>Game of Thrones</i> author <b>George R. R. Martin</b> did not have enough on his Mother of Dragons novelty plate already—what with finishing the next two tomes of his epic fantasy series—the <i>G.O.T.</i> mastermind is busy developing another television show for HBO.<p>The show …

George R.R. Martin

Hong Kong film festival offers view of a changing China

"Coca-Cola has no place here," declares the 19-year-old protagonist of "A Young Patriot," one of the films showcased at this year's Hong Kong International Film Festival. "Coca-Cola is very foreign."<p>In this timely documentary Chinese filmmaker Du Haibin follows impassioned Mao worshiper Zhao …

The 9 Greatest Robert Downey Jr. Movie Moments

Robert Downey Jr. has been wowing audiences since the age of five and since his debut has been giving us wisecracks, crack punches, crack addicts, crack pots, crack shots and just generally cracking us up. To celebrate our love for everything RDJ, let's take a look at some of the multiple comeback …

Robert Downey Jr.

Google Maps turned your streets into Pac-Man today

Your streets can be an iconic arcade game right now. Google Maps has a Pac-Man option just in time for April Fool's Day. With the click of a button, your streets will be dotted with yellow pellets and the four famous ghosts. New York City, with its perpendicular streets, is perfect for Pac-Man's …

It's Hodor vs. Groot in a Ridiculous Rap Battle

15 Animated Movie Mistakes That Can't Be Erased

Think animated movies are error-free? Think again.<p>Most live-action films are littered with little mistakes here and there, while animated films are produced in a painstakingly slow, one frame at a time. So, naturally, it would make sense for them to be completely polished, right? Nope.<p>Not even …

Animated Movies

Fifty Shades of Grey Director and Screenwriter Won’t Return for the Sequel

Sam Taylor-Johnson won’t go to battle again.<p><b>Sam Taylor-Johnson</b> is responsible for the highest grossing movie of the year just far, but apparently that success isn’t enough to lure her back into Christian Grey’s red room. The director has stepped away from the planned <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> sequel, …

The Short and Bloody Life of Game of Thrones’s Robb Stark, in 60 Seconds

On <i>Game of Thrones,</i> the brief but eventful life of Robb Stark played out as a tragedy that we didn’t know was coming—the King in the North had a wife, a baby on the way, and a potential alliance with another powerful family, only to see it all taken away in the infamous Red Wedding.<p>But when you …

TV Series

Pixels to challenge Avengers 2 at box office after studio says trailer smashes records

Adam Sandler action comedy delivers a surprising 34.3m trailer views in one day, according to Sony<p>As the followup to the third-highest-grossing movie of all time, upcoming superhero sequel The Avengers: Age of Ultron has been widely tipped to be 2015’s biggest film at the global box office. But it …

Movies

Nintendo on mobile ‘is an earthquake that will change the entire games industry’

Nintendo caved.<p>Early this morning, publisher made the surprise announcement that it is partnering with mobile gaming company DeNA to produce original apps for smartphones and tablets. These games will bring Nintendo brands and characters to new platforms. This is huge news, and it is already having …

9 Nintendo Franchises We'd Love to Play On Mobile

Some great Nintendo games might be even better on mobile devices.<p><b>Update: This article was originally published in March of 2015. It has been updated</b> …

Gameplay
Gaming

Watch the first trailer for Adam Sandler's video game disaster movie Pixels

Here's our first look at <i>Pixels</i>, the Adam Sandler movie that mashes up classic arcade games with summer blockbuster-style global destruction — sort of like <i>Independence Day</i> meets <i>Missile Command</i>.<p>In Sony Pictures' adaptation of Patrick Jean's 2010 short film — in which New York City is invaded by …

Ryan Reynolds Says DEADPOOL Will Appease Critical Fanboys

The film that makes me cry: Up

None can stand before Pixar’s pinnacle of animated tear-jerking, which starts with a deathbed scene and ends with you in a blubbering mess<p>I first saw Up when I was 40,000 feet high in the sky. Unlike the lead character of the animation, however, who travels the world by helium-balloon-powered …

Cannes Film Festival

New GAME OF THRONES Season 5 Preview

'Game of Thrones' Author to Skip 2015 Comic-Con - Unless He Finishes Next Book

Winter is no longer coming, but maybe "The Winds of Winter" is coming <i>fairly</i> soon.<p>George R.R. Martin - author of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" series, upon which HBO's "Game of Thrones" is based - just canceled a scheduled convention appearance and said he won't be at this year's San Diego Comic-Con. …

TV Series

Infographic: How The Millennium Falcon Fits In To STAR WARS

Full PIXELS Trailer: Video Game Characters Attack New York City

Oculus: VR Motion Sickness a "Real Issue," But Not as Bad as We Thought

Today at the Game Developers Conference, Oculus VR's John Carmack talked about the challenges and opportunities for virtual reality on mobile devices. Carmack is Oculus VR's Chief Technical Officer, and is leading the company's efforts in the mobile space.<p>First, he addressed the issue of motion …

Virtual Reality
SimCity