Marvel Cinematic Universe

Thor: Ragnarok’s alternative looks for Valkyrie and Surtur are (whisper it) maybe better than the finished product

Thor: Ragnarok is a bit of a looker. There’s the towering metropolis of Sakaar, plus Thor’s new 'do, and Gladiator Hulk. All cool concepts, right? …

Tessa Thompson

Thor: Ragnarok concept art reveals different versions of Valkyrie and Surtur

<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> might be the most visually dynamic film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe thus far, in part because each character is so distinctive. …

Tessa Thompson

9 Popular Movies That Really, Really Annoyed The Superfans

It's not just Trekkies who get upset<p>Without the fans, <i>Star Wars, Harry Potter</i> and the Marvel Cinematic Universe would be but a distant memory. They …

Harry Potter

Young Avengers: Marvel Stars Before They Were Famous

When it comes to superhero movies these days, it’s pretty much all Marvel all the time. We’re still basking in the neon afterglow of <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i>.</i> …

Geek

11 Random Things We Learned About Elon Musk in 'Rolling Stone'

Did you know Elon Musk is a happy drunk? Neither did we. Find out more insights on (arguably) the world's most fascinating entrepreneur.<p><i>Rolling Stone</i> recently published a feature on Elon Musk, arguably the most exciting entrepreneur in the world today. Few people get the sort of access to the …

Elon Musk

Christopher Eccleston says Marvel was dishonest about his role in Thor: The Dark World

Actor Christopher Eccleston has criticised Marvel for being dishonest about his role in <b>Thor: The Dark World</b>.<p>The second <b>Thor</b> film may feel like a …

Superheroes

18 ‘The Wire’ Stars Who Appeared In the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Long before <i>Daredevil</i> made his Netflix debut, showrunner Steven DeKnight likened Marvel’s take on street-level heroes to that of HBO classic <i>The Wire</i>. …

Comics

Netflix's 'The Punisher' Is an Easter Egg Wasteland

If you're looking for nods to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Frank Castle's revenge story ain't it.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Netflix<p>The future, straight to …

Comics

Jude Law May Star Opposite Brie Larson in Captain Marvel

Jude Law is apparently going from Harry Potter to Marvel. <i>Captain Marvel</i>, that is.<p><i>Variety</i> reports the Oscar-nominated actor is in negotiations to play …

Geek

Universal’s Monsters franchise is better off dead

opinion<p>It’s no secret that Universal Pictures has been desperate to resurrect their iconic Monsters.<p>Considering their history, you can hardly blame …

Movies

Hulu’s Runaways Shines Brightly in a Year of Disappointing Comic-Book TV

How the latest Marvel series stands out from the pack.<p>Much like the ever-expanding world of comic-book films, TV has been flooded with shows adapted from or inspired by popular superheroes and villains. But as we all know, more is not necessarily better—and 2017 has been a particularly abysmal year …

Comics

The Punisher season 2 on Netflix: release date, cast and everything you need to know

When's Frank back?<p>We really enjoyed <i>The Punisher</i> season one. Sure, they made changes to the mythos, but they were the right changes.<p>In fact, it ended …

Comics

Epic Life-size Iron Man Contains a Working PC - Technabob

I’ve seen some pretty amazing case mods over the years, but this life-size Iron Man PC might just be the most incredible PC build yet. Pro system …

Amazing

Daredevil walks barefoot across rope suspended 82ft above railway line with NO safety line as train thunders past

This is the jaw-dropping moment a daredevil walked barefoot on a slack line suspended 82ft above a railway line as a train thundered past …

Daredevils

Valkyrie Was Almost a Love Interest in Thor: Ragnarok—and She Could’ve Rocked a Very Different Look

<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> concept designs from Marvel artists reveal some of the visions that didn’t make their way into Taika Waititi’s hit. They’re all …

Comics

Tough Numbers for Franken

Happy Busiest Travel Day of the Year! Making the click-through worthwhile today: some wretched polling numbers for Senator Al Franken, some …

Al Franken

Is 'The Punisher' too violent for the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

<i>The Punisher’s</i> solo outing gives us a solid snapshot of who this character is, but it’s left me wondering if he’s too violent for the rest of the MCU.<p>…

Comics

Luke Cage season 2 has wrapped filming, reveals Misty Knight actress Simone Missick

And we are not ready.<p>It's official: filming for Marvel's <i>Luke Cage</i> season two has wrapped.<p>Simone Missick, who plays Misty Knight in the MCU Netflix …

Comics

Rainbow Rowell Reveals Secrets of Marvel's Runaways

In 2003, a group of Los Angeles teenagers ran away from their lives after discovering their parents were agents of evil, and in doing so they found a …

Comics

When is Thanksgiving 2017 and what to watch on television on the US holiday?

On the occasion of Thanksgiving, there are plenty of options on television to indulge in while you digest all the turkey.<p>It is the time of the year …

Netflix

Grab Bag: Comic books to get this week: (Nov. 22, 2017)

Image: DC Comics<p>This is a pretty big Wednesday for DC Comics, but there are still plenty of comic books worth looking at as well.<p>Let’s take a look at …

Comics

The Morning Watch: The Science of 'Thor: Ragnarok', 'Pitch Perfect 3' Music Video & More

<i>The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade</i> …

Movies

Superheroes Have Parents, Too

The problem with parents, to quote the timeless lyrics of the Fresh Prince, is that they just don't understand. In Hulu’s <b>Runaways</b>, the knock on …

Comics

Marvel's Runaways Season 1 Episode 1 Review - 'Reunion'

<b>Liam Hoofe reviews the series premiere of Marvel’s Runaways…</b><p>When the Marvel logo appears on your screen, it comes with a certain weight of …

TV

'Justice League poster' shows DC heroes killing Marvel superheroes such as Deadpool, Wolverine and Thor

It reportedly appeared in Chinese cinemas.<p>Unless you've been hidden in a (bat)cave, scheming about how to form a crime-fighting squad, then you'll …

Comics

Marvel To Put Captain America Back In The Ice In February

Marvel has been dropping clues about their 2018 plans in a series of increasingly more ridiculous press releases. Yesterday, a press release asked, …

Comics

The Best STEM Gifts for Kids 2017 Edition

Look for Kim Moldofsky, The Maker Mom, on WGN Morning News, this Friday, November 24 around 9:45 Central as she shows off a few of this year’s top …

Kids

15 Shocking Things You Didn’t Know About The Terrible Spider-Man 3

With 2002’s original <i>Spider-Man</i> movie <i></i>followed by the lauded 2004 sequel, it should’ve been easy for <b>Spider-Man 3</b> to be one of the greatest superhero …

Comics

Man with crutch 'spat at and pushed over' in cinema rage attack during screening of Thor: Ragnarok

A man with a crutch was pushed over and spat at in a shocking cinema rage attack because he complained about another film-goer who kept walking past …

Thor

‘Runaways’ May Be Marvel’s Greatest TV Series Yet

The comic book adaptation, created for Hulu by ‘Gossip Girl’s’ Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, offers a spellbinding mélange of teen soap opera …

TV