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A Theory: How Will Marvel Introduce The FANTASTIC 4 and X-MEN To The MCU

AjfairnotBeen a nerd my whole life. Started with anime and cartoon not soon after Films, Comic Books and Video Games became what I enjoyed as well. Star Wars is the great franchise, but I do love Star Trek, Lord of the Ring, and Harry Potter. I want the nerd community to be kind to each other. Stop sending threats to each other and celebrities. I would love to engage in intense debate about the things we all love, not yell at each other and call people idiots just because they don’t agree with your opinions. I also love sports, boxing
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Steven S. DeKnight Politely Declines The Possibility Of Directing Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol.3

Disney has made it pretty clear that they will absolutely not rehire James Gunn for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. It has been well established that the reason he was fired was based on multiple old tweets of jokes involving pedophilia and rape that were unearthed and reposted on social media. Despite a large fan outcry and multiple support from celebrities, which includes the cast and crew of Guardians of the Galaxy, Disney has refused to reconsider and decided to stand firm with their decision to fire James Gunn. With Gunn out of the picture, fans have all attempted to
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Subtle Wolverine Easter Egg Found in The Greatest Showman Opening Credits

While we all know Hugh Jackman best for his iconic role as Wolverine, Jackman is an accomplished singer. Having stared in 2012’s Les Miserables, he also won a Tony Award for his role in The Boy From Oz. The point is, he’s a fantastic performer and it only makes sense for him to have a part in 2017’s The Greatest Showman; which was recognized by the Golden Globes. Recently, Reddit user irie_feeling pointed out a possible Wolverine connection. The opening credits feature an old-fashioned border, which to someone who isn’t looking, could just seem like a cool design. But, if you look close
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Robert Downey Jr. Teases The Return of Sherlock Holmes

For those fans of Robert Downey Jr.’s Sherlock Holmes movies, it sounds like the popular actor has begun getting back into character as Sherlock Holmes for the third movie in the Sherlock Holmes film series. Downey tweeted out a GIF of himself from one of the two previous Sherlock Holmes movies, writing “Practicing my Sherlock face.” Practicing my Sherlock face. pic.twitter.com/Vs7kGF70Re — Robert Downey Jr (@RobertDowneyJr) August 19, 2018 In the series thus far, Downey plays Sherlock alongside Jude Law as Dr. John Watson, the two heroes from Arthur Conan Doyle’s beloved detective stories. Rumor has it that the third film could
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Another Look How Thanos Was Created for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

mllkatI am a 50 something child of the 70’s who admits to being a Star Trek/Star Wars/Comic Book junkie who once dove head first over a cliff (Ok, it was a small hill) to try to rescue his Fantastic Four comic from a watery grave. I am married to a lovely woman who is as crazy as I am and the proud parent of a 15 year old boy with autism. My wife and son are my real heroes. https://mllkat63.wordpress.com
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‘Doctor Strange 2’ Reportedly Begins Filming Next Year

Though Doctor Strange seemingly died at the hands of Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War, Marvel Studios might be planning to bring him back for another solo movie (duh…I’m sorry did I type that out loud?) In a report by Mirror, they indicate that filming is set to begin in the spring of 2019, meaning Doctor Strange 2 could be looking at a fall release date in 2020, echoing the original film’s premiere from October 2016. It’s also being reported that Cumberbatch will be receiving a huge pay increase to return as Stephen Strange, with a $9.5 million salary for the
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‘ELF’ Helped Pave the Way for the MCU, Says Jon Favreau

It’s hard to think that a movie like 2003’s Elf could have anything to do with Iron Man and the MCU, but according to director Jon Favreau, his role in Elf’s production helped kickstart the Marvel Cinematic Universe that we all know and love. “Elf made money and I was sort of on a list of directors that were hireable.” Favreau disclosed in a special feature on the Avengers: Infinity War disc. Marvel Studios was nothing like it is now, back then. In its infant stage, the studio had started Iron Man without even a concrete script. It was Jeff Bridges
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‘Deadpool 2’ Almost Featured the Fantastic Four Fighting the Juggernaut

Before being tapped to helm the upcoming Terminator project, Tim Miller was attached to Deadpool 2. He had made his directorial debut with the first Deadpool movie in 2016 and due to differences with Ryan Reynolds, left the sequel. And while the second Deadpool film featured the Juggernaut, the movie almost featured The Fantastic Four. That’s right, Mr. Fantastic, The Invisible Woman, The Human Torch, and The Thing were almost set to fight against the mammoth of a mutant himself. Concept artist Alexander Lozano shared recently art for The Thing to appear in Tim Miller’s Deadpool 2. View this post on
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