New Fantastic Four TV Spot Focuses on Team Dynamic & Highlights Distinct Lack of Confidence

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The buildup to Fox-Marvel’s Fantastic Four has been incredibly quiet compared to the way that the Disney-Marvel typically advertises their superhero beat-em-ups.  The film releases on August 7th, and so far we’ve gotten two trailers and now this TV Spot, which demonstrates how far CGI has come since 2005.  We still know very little about the […]

Fantastic Four helmer Josh Trank: Working on Star Wars was like being trapped in a Paddy Chayefsky script

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When Josh Trank (Chronicle, Fantastic Four) no showed at Star Wars Celebration this year, fans of the franchise knew that the writing was likely on the wall for her furthered involvement in the series. Given reports of his erratic behavior on the set of Fantastic Four, his exit from the Star Wars spin-off that he […]

What is Happening with the X-Men and Fantastic Four properties at Marvel Licensing and Publishing?

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‘What’s going on with the X-Men and the Fantastic Four comics’ is the question ringing in the ears of astute comic book fans. Since Marvel owns the films rights to many of their own characters, they continue to publish comics for most of their marquee characters. Unfortunately, Marvel does not own the film rights to […]

Entertainment Round-Up: New Nightcrawler concept art, Daniel Brühl confirms his role as Baron Zemo, Michael Green to pen Wolverine sequel

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It’s the start of another week, here are the headlines that are making waves this morning!

The second Fantastic Four trailer debuts the new Doctor Doom

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The new trailer for Fantastic Four wasn’t supposed to be released until tomorrow morning, but after another leak, 20th Century Fox moved fast to get the official trailer out for your Sunday viewing pleasure. Get your first look at the team using their powers and a glimpse at this iteration of Doctor Doom: Fantastic Four, […]

Entertainment Round-Up: Your first look at The Thing in Fantastic Four, Jubilee is cast in X-Men: Apocalypse, Idris Elba for Star Trek 3?

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While Jesse Eisenberg’s shaved head is grabbing most of the attention today, here’s a few other headlines of note in the Entertainment world

Entertainment Round-Up: Allred designs iZombie’s Main Titles, A True Blood star might be Deathstroke, More Joker Rumors, Dominic Cooper eyed for Preacher, Fantastic Four 2 moves back a week

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Happiest of Fridays everyone! I just got back from a big lobbying trip in D.C. for a cause I’m pretty passionate about, so I’ve been a little off the radar this week. Let’s get back into the swing of things: – iZombie‘s premiere is next week, and while its delays have left me feeling a […]

Entertainment Round-Up: Alien sequel, Fantastic Four, Spectre, Agent Carter

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Blomkamp and Weaver talk Aliens, new Fantastic Four Images, Agent Carter and more

Marvel Movie Shockers #1: Doctor Doom to be annoyed guy on internet in new film

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#doomergate? It’s about ethics in the Baxter Building? Is Amanda Palmer writing “A Poem for Domashev?”

NYCC ’14: Marvel finally confirms their Fantastic Four Cancellation: WWBGD?

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by Alexander Jones What would Ben Grimm do? After a few months of truly bizarre speculation across the internet, and denial from the publisher, Marvel confirmed this morning at their Axel-In-Charge panel at New York Comic-Con that they are indeed canceling their main Fantastic Four title. The publisher seems like they are planning something new for […]

New documentary on the DOOMED Roger Corman Fantastic Four movie from 1994

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Before Marvel became the toast of tinsel town, there were some pretty dreadful Marvel-based movies—and I’m not just talking Howard the Duck. Dolph Lundgren starred as The Punisher in 1989, but the movie got only a very limited theatrical release. A 1990 version of Captain America starring JD Salinger’s son, Matt, was so bad it […]

The Fantastic Four as you never expected to see them

That's a wrap on #FantasticFour! Thanks to my boys @Miles_Teller @michaelb4jordan @1jamiebell for the fun times… pic.twitter.com/7ZdgvlBsP3 — Kate Mara (@_KateMara) August 2, 2014 I saw this picture floating, uncaptioned, through my social media and thought it was some kids who had just been out for PBRs and a Young the Giant show. Turns out it’s […]

Against all odds, Marvel to publish a Fantastic four comic by Van Meter and Estep

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  But it is the previously announced 100th Anniversary special, which imagines the FF as they might be in 2061—written by Jen Van Meter and drawn by Joanna Estep. Call it twenty-five years later… This July, do the time warp and fast forward to the year 2061 as Marvel celebrates the upcoming 100th Anniversary of […]

The Retailer’s View: On Those Fantastic Four Rumours

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By Brandon Schatz Normally I abhor rumours, especially when I know my Wednesday will be nothing but addressing half-truths and lies that some over-glorified click bait magnate has inflated to preposterous extremes – but, lies will fly around the world in the time that it takes for the truth to get its pants on, so […]

James Robinson and Leonard Kirk Relaunch Fantastic Four

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With Matt Fraction leaving the Fantastic Four titles to focus on Inhumanity, the series will have a shift-around in 2014. FF will be cancelled, and the characters scattered into various other titles. Fantastic Four itself, however, will relaunch in February from the creative team of James Robinson and Leonard Kirk.

Matt Fraction Leaves the Fantastic Four Books – And The Allreds Take Over

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Writer Matt Fraction has announced that he will be leaving both Fantastic Four and FF in order to focus on him upcoming Inhumans series. Although he will still be credited as a plotter – as his storylines will still be used – he will be succeeded on Fantastic Four by Karl Kesel, making his return […]