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Surprise and the Summer Genre Picture

William Bradley | Posted 08.25.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

There's no one in the non-Arnold Terminator cast who is as strong as any of Cruise's compatriots and adversaries in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation.

The MovieFilm Podcast: The Fascinating Failure of Fantastic Four

Zaki Hasan | Posted 08.19.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

It's a packed show this week, as we're honored to be joined by the esteemed Sean Gerber of Modern Myth Media to guide us through all the big Disney, Star Wars, and Marvel announcements unveiled at last weekend's D23 convention.

What The Fantastic Four Teaches Us About Customer Expectations

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 08.11.2015 | Business
Richard Lorenzen

"Fantastic Four" finally hit theaters last Friday. When the movie opened, it was instantly met with poor reviews. The opening weekend wasn't much better, as the film performed horribly at the box office overall.

The Fantastic Four: Sci-Fi Bummer Bombs Big

Brandon Judell | Posted 08.10.2015 | Entertainment
Brandon Judell

Anyone who's been bombarded with the TV ads for Josh Trank's Fantastic Four shouldn't be chastised for sprinting away from any multiplex screening this latest Marvel concoction.

'Fantastic Four' Bombs With $26.2 Million Weekend

Reuters | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.10.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 9 ( - Scathing reviews and an indiscreet tweet left "Fantastic Four" on the slab after the franchise reboot fl...

'Fantastic Four' Director Josh Trank Says His Movie Is Not Fantastic, Blames Studio

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.07.2015 | Entertainment

If you've spent any time on the Internet this week, you likely know that the new "Fantastic Four" is getting less than fantastic reviews. T...

Michael B. Jordan Burns Bright in 'Fantastic Four' | Posted 08.11.2015 | Black Voices

Jordan takes off in a blaze as Johnny Storm/The Human Torch in Marvel's Fantastic Four reboot film, in theaters now. Still, that crusader connection hadn't dawned on Jordan until raised the issue during a one-on-one interview in the days before the film's release.

Zaki's Review: Fantastic Four (2015)

Zaki Hasan | Posted 08.06.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Directed by Josh Trank, who made such a splash with Chronicle a few years ago, this latest Fantastic Four works so hard to go so far off-model that one wonders why they bothered at all if what they were going to end up with was so numbingly unoriginal.

Kate Mara: It's 'Quite An Honor' To Play A Female Superhero

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 08.07.2015 | Women

It's no secret that female superheroes are few and far between. That's why actress Kate Mara fully appreciates her role as Sue Storm, the ki...

Michael B. Jordan On Taking 'The High Road' In That Awkward Radio Interview

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 08.04.2015 | Entertainment

Last week, the cast of the upcoming Marvel film "Fantastic Four" sat down for a radio interview with Atlanta's Rock 100.5, and the result wa...

'Fantastic Four' Cast Handles Offensive Interview Like Pros

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 08.03.2015 | Entertainment

While making press rounds for their upcoming film "Fantastic Four," Michael B. Jordan and Kate Mara fielded a series of cringeworthy questions on...

New 'Fantastic Four' Trailer Showcases The Team's Powers

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.14.2015 | Entertainment

The latest trailer for Marvel's "Fantastic Four" reboot debuted at San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend, and now it's here for all to see. S...

Epic Superhero Selfie Ends Comic-Con Panel On A High Note

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 07.12.2015 | Entertainment

How many superheroes can you fit in one selfie? Chris Hardwick took it upon himself to find out.  The American comedian, who hosted the Fox panel...

Doom Is Coming In The New 'Fantastic Four' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment

Miles Teller is about to have way bigger problems than his drum teacher. The new "Fantastic Four" trailer has arrived, and it appears Doctor Doom i...

Marvelverse at A Crossroads Leads the Way In A Big Year for Genre Franchises

William Bradley | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

In a movie year marked by a raft of famous genre franchises, the Marvelverse is set once again to lead the way. What Marvel calls its interlocking "Marvel Cinematic Universe" features the return of the Avengers, and a quirky new title, Ant-Man, coming on July 17.

One Of These Movies Will Be Summer's Biggest Blockbuster

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.14.2015 | Entertainment

Summer movie season seems to stretch wider and wider as blockbusters' budgets swell. Just look at this month's "Furious 7," the latest behemoth in...

Jamie Bell Shares Some Secrets About 'Fantastic Four'

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 04.09.2015 | Entertainment

Gollum and The Thing are apparently best buds. This according to Jamie Bell, who is set to star as Ben Grimm, aka The Thing, in the highly anticipated...

Jamie Bell On Single Parenting And Daily Dad Struggles

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.09.2015 | Divorce

Since actor Jamie Bell and ex-wife Evan Rachel Wood split last year, Bell has been outspoken about the challenges of single parenting. On Wednesday...

What Miles Teller Wishes He Could Tell People About 'Fantastic Four'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.14.2015 | Entertainment

In an era where most superhero films come with an army of advanced promotional material, the Twentieth Century Fox reboot of "Fantastic Four" stands o...

'Fantastic Four' Trailer Finally Arrives

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.27.2015 | Entertainment

"Fantastic Four" fans have been ready for what's coming for months, but the film has remained cloaked in mystery and speculation. Not anymore. Twentie...

Let's All Overthink The First Plot Synopsis For 'Fantastic Four' | Posted 12.04.2014 | Entertainment

20th Century Fox has finally released a single paragraph of plot summary for "The Fantastic Four," the de-Chiklisized reboot of the sci-fi superteam....

Life After The Fantastic Four

Robert Brenner | Posted 01.31.2015 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

Reed Richards, the team leader, AKA Mr. Fantastic, had the easiest time adapting. He was always more scientist than superhero, and the most flexible member of the group. He got a job with DARPA doing pure R&D.

Captain Conservative vs. the Marvel Universe

Robert Brenner | Posted 10.11.2014 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

Captain Conservative here. By day, I'm a mild mannered cable TV reporter for Fox News. By night, I'm a masked vigilante fighting for truth, justice, and traditional family values. And my bionic eyes don't like what they see going on in the Marvel Universe.

That Time George R.R. Martin Wrote A Letter To Stan Lee

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 06.18.2014 | Entertainment

George R.R. Martin's eloquent prose can make even the most back-handed of compliments feel like high praise. We have proof in a letter that 15-year-ol...

Brennan Williams

'Fantastic Four' Star Michael B. Jordan Disapproves Of 'Boondocks' Creator's Dismissal | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.25.2014 | Entertainment

With a slew of films under his belt, Michael B. Jordan is bringing his benevolence to the forefront for his latest initiative. The "Fruitvale Station"...