Rumor: Episode VII to Start Filming April 22nd
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 1, 2014 under News, Star Wars
2014 wouldn't be the Year of Star Wars if it didn't kick off with an Episode VII rumor. Previous rumors have pointed the filming start of Episode VII around May of next year. Now a longtime Ep7 twitter scooper, who is a Roger Ebert correspondent, pinpoints the exact date to April 22nd: Latest rumour is Star Wars will start filming on April 22. Word was shooting would begin in May; that'... more.
First Look at The Guardians of the Galaxy
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 31, 2013 under Comics, News
Here's a New Years treat from Marvel. The first official still from Guardians of the Galaxy has been released, and it's of all of the main characters lined up. If you've seen the SDCC/D23 footage, this was the final shot included in that. As we get closer to April and The Winter Soldier, we're likely to see more Guardians come out as that's when the first official teaser is expected... more.
Preview Spidey Riding the Ball in Times Square
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[caption id="attachment_30422" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Will he really ride the ball down? [/caption]If you remember from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer, there's a big action sequence in the movie that takes place in New York's Time Square. Well, tonight is another sort of action sequence there in the form of the traditional New Year's celebration that will be broadcast around the world.... more.
Why the 12th Doctor is Allowed to Keep His Scottish Accent…
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Longtime fans of the new Doctor Who probably remember when Russell T. Davies brought David Tennant on as the 10th Doctor, he wouldn't allow him to keep his natural Scottish accent. Those same fans were surprised at the Christmas special when Peter Capaldi showed up and was using his natural Scottish accent, and most were wondering why he was allowed to and Tennant was not. According to the UK T... more.
Another Marvel Wedding is Coming in April 2014
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 30, 2013 under Comics, News
[caption id="attachment_30414" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Another wedding is coming...[/caption]After last year's big Northstar wedding in Astonishing X-Men, there haven't been any marriages in Marvel comics. There was the whole Batwoman controversy over in DC, but that's simply because DC says no heroes are to be married. Marvel on the other hand has no problem having characters be married ... more.
First Look at the Star Wars: Rebels Action Figures
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
[caption id="attachment_30410" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The first detailed look at the Rebels villain.[/caption]In the past, Lucasfilm has said that 2014 would be the year of Star Wars. We're still a couple of days away from 2014 right now, but it appears as if they are starting to get revved up for what will be a huge year for Star Wars. Today Lucasfilm, via the official Star Wars Twi... more.
Rumor: Denzel Washington Wanted for Green Lantern
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News
Aside from setting most of the movie on Earth, I think one of the problems Warner Brothers had with the Green Lantern movie was the use of Hal Jordan. While Geoff Johns brought back the character in comics in the early 2000s, a very large portion of the DC fan base grew up with John Stewart as Green Lantern via the Justice League and Justice League Unlimited animated series. Now according to
Video of Arthur C. Clarke Predicting the Modern Computer in 1974
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 27, 2013 under News, Science, Tech, Videos
Many say that Arthur C. Clarke's 2001: A Space Odyssey predicted pretty accurately what space flight would be like. As one of the biggest science fiction writers of the 20th Century, Clarke was one of those who was inventing the future years before it would be realized. And now there's a video of him from 1974 predicting how computers would be used today. The video below comes from an ABC Austr... more.
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The 12th Doctor Has Arrived
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 26, 2013 under News
Yesterday was the traditional Doctor Who Christmas Special. This year's episode, instead of being just a holiday themed adventure for the Doctor, served a much bigger purpose. It was the final appearance for Matt Smith as the 11th Doctor, who would regenerate into Peter Capaldi's 12th. A lot of fans have been complaining about how the episode played out, and for the most part the whole thin... more.