x In the lead-up to the newly released Venom, there was much speculation on whether an Eddie Brock movie could succeed without the presence of Spider-Man, and if you’re looking at it from a box office perspective, the answer so far is a pretty decisive yes. Despite the panning it received from critics, Venom is now hot off a hugely successful first few days in cinemas, with the Sony comic book flick beating the October opening weekend record previously held by 2013’s Gravity. To add a little more perspective to this accomplishment, Venom’s opening weekend ranks as the tenth highest grossing for any superhero origin movie, putting the Tom Hardy-led film ahead of more critically acclaimed works from the MCU like Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger. Venom Had A Better Opening Weekend Than The First Thor And Captain America Movies 1 of 2 Click to skip MORE FROM THE WEB Click to zoom The fact that this film still … [Read more...] about Venom Had A Better Opening Weekend Than The First Thor And Captain America Movies
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Thanos’ invasion of earth in AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR is no laughing matter. It’s a very serious matter, in fact, and there’s no time for tomfoolery or joke-making. But quippers are gonna quip, and there are a lot of them in this movie, so humor will certainly be in abundance. Even though the situation is very dire in the movie, co-director Joe Russo says it will feature more humor than the more serious CAPTAIN AMERICA movies. During an interview with The Afternoon Show (at the 1:20 mark), Russo was asked about the humor of INFINITY WAR. He said that they always knew the movie would be very funny, which is a bit different from the more serious tone of the last two Cap movies he and his brother Anthony have done. I think that tone [humor] is an under-appreciated aspect of filmmaking. In fact, one of the most critical aspects is managing tone, and this film in particular, when egos like this clash between these superheroes there’s bound to be humor. A lot of the … [Read more...] about Joe Russo says Infinity War will be funnier than the Captain America movies
BEGIN SLIDESHOWAll of the Easter Eggs in the Captain America moviesOur recaps of the Easter eggs in the Marvel Cinematic Universe continue with the Star Spangled Man, Captain America! Played by Chris Evans, the character has lead three solo movies in the MCU and each of them are loaded with Easter eggs, some of them repeating! Check them out in the gallery below.RELATED: All of the Easter Eggs in the Thor MoviesThe first Captain America film was Captain America: The First Avenger. Released in 2011, and the final Marvel Studios movie released by Paramount Pictures, the film was Evans’ debut as the title character and also starred Tommy Lee Jones, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Stanley Tucci, and Hugo Weaving as the villain Red Skull. Joe Johnston directed the film.Three years later, Captain America: The Winter Soldier debuted. Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, the film featured Sebastian Stan as thought-to-be-dead Bucky as the title villain. … [Read more...] about All of the Easter Eggs in the Captain America Movies
It's almost time! On September 13, one of this year's biggest blockbusters is coming home. Captain America: Civil War is on Digital HD September 2 before making its Blu-ray and DVD later in the month. And leading up to that big release, Disney is sharing quite a few featurettes and other special features online. Today, we have two more exciting sneak peeks, one featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the epic fight between Bucky and Steve Rogers, the other showing the unique superhero pairings this epic adventure was able to pull off. Civil War has amassed a massive $1.1 billion at the worldwide box office, and it promises to be just as big of a hit on the home market. Disney has already showed off quite a bit from this incoming blast of fun, which gives fans a better understanding of this mammoth movie at large. So far, we've gotten to see a really fun blooper reel, a few deleted scenes and a number of character profiles which give us a better understanding of each individual involved … [Read more...] about Bucky Vs. Captain America in Civil War Blu-Ray Preview
This summer, Marvel kicked off the summer movie season with their action-packed blockbuster Captain America: Civil War, which sets the stage for the studio's Phase 3 lineup. Many of the Marvel characters in that movie are believed to return for Avengers: Infinity War, but there is very little known about the studio's plans beyond Phase 3, including new solo movies featuring each of the Avengers. During a recent interview, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige teased that it could be possible for the studio to release a Captain America movie that doesn't star Chris Evans as Steve Rogers. Most of the main players in the Marvel Cinematic Universe sign multi-picture contracts that lock the stars in for several different movies. Many of the original Avengers are nearing the end of their contracts, which has many fans wondering if Avengers: Infinity War and the currently untitled Avengers 4 Sequel may kill off some of these beloved heroes. Collider recently spoke with Kevin Feige, who … [Read more...] about Will There Be a Captain America Movie Without Steve Rogers?