Joss Whedon to work on S.H.I.E.L.D television series

Well, Disney and Marvel certainly don’t let grass grow under their feet. According to Deadline, ABC Studios has put in an order for a live-action pilot about S.H.I.E.L.D, the spy organization portrayed in the various Avengers films. Making things even a little more nerdtastic, Avengers-director Joss Whedon has signed on to write, and potentially direct, […]

Posted on August 28, 2012 at 23:01 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Geekly Speaking About… “The Resonance of Commander Shepard”

Thanks to a confluence of events, I finally finished playing the original Mass Effect as both a male and female Commander Shepard in July… which means it’s podcast time! After a bit of juggling and some technical difficulties, I sat down to check in with co-editor Jill Pullara, and writers Jonathan Cherlin and Lowell Greenblatt […]

Posted on August 13, 2012 at 10:39 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Avengers cost Manhattan $160 billion in damage, according to experts

Now that’s not what really happened, but an introduction to the best thing you’ve seen all week. The Hollywood Reporter hired a disaster-cost prediction firm, Kinetic Analysis Corporation, to estimate approximately how much damage was caused by the recent dust-up between our heroes, The Avengers, and Loki with his Chitauri army. By using computer models […]

Posted on May 11, 2012 at 20:53 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Avengers? X-Men? Both, says Marvel President

Well, an interesting complication in the world of Marvel, regarding the debates over which studio owns what characters. HeyUGuys, a British media site, has posted an interview with Marvel’s President, Kevin Feige. While talking about the future of the world of Marvel, Feige mentioned a few characters that are potentially a problem, licensing wise: Quicksilver […]

Posted on April 20, 2012 at 18:57 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trailer Watch: The Avengers

This has been a long time coming, building for several years and multiple movies, but we’re getting our first full look at The Avengers directed by Joss Whedon. While it starts out shaky, by the end of the trailer, confidence is restored that it won’t be a ‘greatest hits’ film but something that works as […]

Posted on October 12, 2011 at 23:37 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Avengers to battle the Kree and the Skrulls?

In a “we’ll see if this is actually true” moment, Ain’t It Cool News is reporting (based on a capture of a newspaper article) that The Avengers will involve the Kree/Skull war. Now as it’s an unsourced caption in an article in the Albuquerque Journal, we shouldn’t start holding our breath. Personally, I think we’d […]

Posted on December 27, 2010 at 22:12 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Marvel adds Black Widow to growing roster of films

There’s such a thing as striking when the iron is hot, and there’s such a thing as beating a dead Fin Fang Foom. This might be the latter. According to ScreenCrave, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced today, during an Iron Man 2 DVD press conference, that they were in talks with Scarlett Johansson for […]

Posted on September 22, 2010 at 22:15 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Lincoln’s Link of the Day: Thor Comic-Con Footage hits the internet

Whoa. The nearly 6-minute clip of Thor footage that was shown at this year’s Comic-Con lays to rest some of the worries brought on by early, painfully cheesy-looking costume and set shots. With some humorous bits, the footage may give away quite a bit of the upcoming film’s story, but overall looks like a lot […]

Quick Cuts: Horror anthology film The Gathering, Casey Affleck starring in a different F-Word than you’d expect, and other stories

A large cast of horror film greats may be joining together in new anthology piece, The Gathering. Producers Mark Heidelberger (Flintown Kids, Harsh Times) and Jesse Felsot are meeting with Linda Blair (The Exorcist) and Robert Englund (Nightmare on Elm Street) with hopes of them joining the cast which includes Udo Kier (Blade), Brian O’Halloran […]

Posted on July 26, 2010 at 11:00 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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As if Iron Man wasn't awesome enough (updated)

Coming Soon has the news I’ve been waiting to hear all weekend. Not only did Marvel Entertainment spend the weekend revelling the amazing success ($205 million worldwide) of Iron Man, but they let us in on a little bit of news: The release dates of four highly-anticipated upcoming projects. First on the slate is the […]

Posted on May 5, 2008 at 21:02 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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