Sharon Robledo

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Will We Ever See An LGBT Character In A Marvel Movie? The Russo Brothers Sure Hope So

Comics aren’t generally noted for having a lot of openly gay characters. Despite all the jokes about Batman and his “faithful ward” and Wonder Woman getting tied up by women nearly constantly for thirty years, in general, if we see a superhero’s sex life at all, they’re straight. The closest the …

Comics

What Should the New Titles of the Avengers: Infinity War Movies Be?

Now that the Russo Brothers are done with <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, they’re turning their attention to an even bigger task, the third and fourth</i> …

‘Captain America: Civil War’ Won’t Be Martin Freeman’s Only Marvel Film, Probably

Despite ongoing rumors and the actor’s own on-the-record-comments, it took Marvel forever and a day to confirm that <i>The Hobbit</i> and <i>Sherlock</i> star Martin Freeman was playing Everett Ross in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>. This might not mean much to the average moviegoer, but for die-hard Marvel Comics …

Marvel Universe

Watch Prince Charles, Sir Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, and more debate how to recite "Hamlet"

Need a dose of pure, unadulterated awesomeness this Monday? Look no further than a video featuring *all* the British greats debating how to recite</i> …

Ian McKellen

Why HAWKEYE Left Retirement For CIVIL WAR As Explained by HAWKEYE

Credit: Marvel Studios<p>At the end of <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, it seemed as though Clint Barton, A.K.A. Hawkeye, had decided to retire from his career …

Marvel Universe

Deep male voices evolved to intimidate men, not attract women

Study suggests that men’s voices evolved through male competition not female mating choices, and might show our ancestors were not made for monogamy<p>Benedict Cumberbatch’s deep and booming voice might have made him a hit among women, but a low pitch is more likely to have evolved to intimidate other …

Biology

Marvel Games Arms For 'Civil War' With New Content, Characters

<i>Captain America: Civil War</i> hits theaters May 6, but if that’s too long to wait, Marvel Games has some juicy new updates to its popular titles on the way to let you choose up sides and get into the action immediately. It’s part of the company’s larger strategy to bring audiences into the Marvel …

Marvel Universe

'Batman v Superman,' 'Deadpool' and 'Zootopia' boost Imax earnings

Imax Corp. earnings soared in the first quarter thanks to an unusually strong crop of blockbuster movies in the beginning of the year, as studios increasingly spread out their big movie releases.<p>The premium cinema company on Thursday reported adjusted profit that hit $15.5 million, or 22 cents a …

Debating summer's most anticipated summer movies: Do we really need another Jason Bourne?

The calendar may say spring, but to Hollywood, summer is in the air, which means lots of comic book movies and sequels, raunchy comedies and family fare (no bears mauling Leo, thank you). We asked some fans of these genres, Times film editor Marc Bernardin and Hero Complex editor Meredith Woerner, …

Elizabeth Banks is unrecognizable in her latest villainous movie role

Yes, there's going to be a movie reboot of the popular 1990s kids show "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers."<p>Titled "Power Rangers," it will follow a group of high school teens with unique superpowers that they harness to save the world, as in the original show and films.<p>Who are they saving it from? Turns …

Entertainment

Episode 8 Bits: Luke and Rey's New Costumes, the Return of the A-Wing, and the Mystery of Noah Segan – /Film

Welcome back to Episode 8 Bits, your friendly neighborhood source all kinds of <b>Star Wars: Episode 8</b>-related…bits. In today’s edition:<p>A description of …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Will Team Up With Iron Man

It’s been speculated that other Marvel heroes would turn up in Sony’s reboot of the <i>Spider-Man</i> franchise, <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>. But now it’s official: Spidey has not only landed an Avenger, he’s landed the most profitable Avenger. Sorry, Deadpool, but perhaps your time will come.<p>Yes, according to …

Marvel Universe

The Doctor Strange Trailer Only Scratched The Surface, According To The Movie's Writer

Last week, the <i>Doctor Strange</i> teaser trailer debuted during <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i>, giving fans their first glimpse of the Master of the Mystic Arts in the …

Woman Double-Fists Pizza on Jumbotron, Becomes Instant American Hero

Watching the Jumbotron at a sporting event is a fairly predictable affair; during breaks in the action, the camera operators hone in on various people in the stands, temporarily turning spectators into stars. Most of them offer an embarrassed wave, a fist-pump, or elbow their significant other into …

Pizza

13 Live-Action Fairytale Movies That Miraculously Don’t Suck Fairy Balls

In a couple of days, Hollywood will unleash its latest fairytale movie on the world. <i>The Huntsman: Winter’s War</i> is the followup to <i>Snow White and the</i> …

9 Apps to Help You Ace Those Finals

It’s hard to believe that only a few short months ago, we were bingeing back-to-school beauty hacks on Youtube and tweaking our on-campus looks for the year. But with half of April already behind us, the wonderful days of perfectly braided buns and deliberate preppy girl style have quickly given …

Apps

Here's the Correct Way to Use Hand Sanitizer, According to Science

Scientists have figured out the most effective technique to cleaning your hands with hand sanitizer by having 120 participants test out two methods …

World Health Organization

Snappy dresser: Model poses for underwater fashion shoot with sharks, in pictures

Fashion Photography

Why Did America’s First Supermodel Disappear from History?

On June 8, 1913, the New York Sun printed a full-page article that made Audrey Munson’s reputation as an artist’s model. The banner headline read: “All New York Bows to the Real Miss Manhattan.” It was Audrey’s twenty-second birthday.<p>The occasion of the article was the building of the Manhattan …

Watch the trailer for The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Richard III

The BBC has released a trailer for the second cycle of its historical drama series <b>The Hollow</b> <b>Crown</b>, subtitled <b>The Wars of the Roses</b>. An adaptation of …

British History

BBC ‘Sherlock’ Series to Be Published as Manga

Fans of the BBC series “Sherlock” are about to be handed an entirely new way of enjoying it. For years the show has been faithfully adapted into a Japanese manga, but only now is the result being translated into English and published in America. It also so happens that manga is the perfect medium …

Search for clues and scandal in the 'Sherlock' coloring book

The new BBC "Sherlock" coloring book can keep fans busy as we wait for the new series to begin. And it could hold revelations for serious detectives hoping for hints about Mrs. Watson's past.<p>Waiting patiently for Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman to return as Holmes and Watson in " Sherlock: …

Books

BBC’s Sherlock to be directed by a female for the first time

Rachel Talalay is the first female director to feature on the show<p>BBC’s ‘Sherlock’ will feature a female director for the first time in season four. …

TV

Top 10 Marvel TV Series or Movies We Want to See

Marvel superheroes vary from the massive hulking types to the ant-sized, each being wholly unique and interesting. The number of Marvel characters to …

Comics

How Spider-Man Saved Captain America: Civil War

As Disney and Sony executives locked horns in a Hollywood conference room last February, the film-makers behind <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> were …

Joss Whedon Says He Was A ‘Beaten’ And ‘Miserable Failure’ After ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’

There was a lot going on in <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, with many different characters, plots, future films, and backstory to toss into one 2 1/2 hour experience. Where the original <i>Avengers</i> was the culmination of a ton of work by a ton of directors before Joss Whedon got involved. He crafted a fine …

Marvel Universe

The Week in Spandex - Doctor Strange, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Phase Three, Phase Four, Deadpool 2, Wolverine 3, Justice League, Batman, Suicide Squad, Wonder Woman, Aquaman and more

<i>In this edition of The Week in Spandex, we look at Doctor Strange, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther,</i> …

Marvel Universe

5 Spider-Man Comics the Homecoming Movie Could Adapt

Spidey and the Avengers go way back.<p>We finally have the title for the new Spider-Man movie -- Spider-Man: Homecoming -- so now it's time to use our …

Comics

A Classic ‘X-Men’ Storyline Is Rumored To Be ‘Up For Grabs’ For A Big Screen Adaptation

The next <i>X-Men</i> film in the ongoing series, <i>X-Men: Apocalypse,</i> hasn’t even been released yet and the rumor mill is already churning in regards to what the following film project could be. While whatever happens to the mutants in <i>Apocalypse</i> could blow this speculation into smithereens, rumor has it that …

Comics

Stan Lee says having Spider-Man and X-Men in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is "something that Marvel is very concerned about"

If there is a common theme from the comments section of news stories about films like <b>The Amazing Spider-Man 2</b> and <b>Fantastic Four</b>, it’s fans clamouring …