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Week in Film: X-Men, Love Punch, Words and Pictures

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.22.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If you're keeping score at home, of the three Marvel comic-book movies so far this summer (a term I use advisedly for a season that technically doesn't start for another month), X-Men: Days of Future Past outranks Amazing Spider-Man 2 and is about on a par with Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

Mike Ryan

'Catching Fire's' Jennifer Lawrence Thinks You're Sick Of Her

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 11.12.2013 | Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence thinks you are getting sick of her. And the fact that she thinks you're getting sick of her is kind of why we still like her. La...

Mike Ryan

James McAvoy Does Not Want His Fingernails Pulled Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment

James McAvoy, who stars in this week's new thriller "Trance," is best known for his role as Charles Xavier in 2011's well-received X-Men prequel, "X-M...

The Biggest 'X-Men' Ever

Posted 02.14.2013 | Entertainment

"X-Men: Days Of Future Past" isn't an all-star romantic comedy, though you'd be forgiven for thinking so simply by looking at the assembled cast. ...

Mike Ryan

Familiar Face Returning To 'X-Men'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 02.11.2013 | Entertainment

Bryan Singer took over "X-Men: Days of Future Past" directing duties in October, and it hasn't taken him long to reassert himself at the top of the fr...

'What A Gas!' Sir Ian McKellen Is Excited About His 'X-Men' Return

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 11.29.2012 | Entertainment

On Tuesday, Bryan Singer tweeted that Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart will both reprise their roles as, respectively, Magneto and Professor X...

THEY'RE BACK: Stewart & McKellen Return For 'X-Men'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.27.2012 | Entertainment

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen, better known to Marvel fans as Professor X and Magneto, will return to the comic book franchise for "X-Men: Days of ...

Shocker: Matthew Vaughn Leaving 'X-Men' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.25.2012 | Entertainment

Twentieth Century Fox re-launched two franchises in the summer of 2011: "X-Men: First Class" and "Rise of the Planet of the Apes." Both films will rec...

Get Ready: 'X-Men: First Class' Sequel Is 'Extraordinarily Ambitious'

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.19.2012 | Entertainment

Hot on the heels of Comic-Con, new details about the highly anticipated sequel to 2011's "X-Men: First Class" have emerged. While writer Simon Kinberg...

What People Are Saying About Marvel Characters

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.13.2012 | Entertainment

With Comic-Con in full swing -- and "The Amazing Spider-Man" smashing box office predictions -- now seems like a great time to dive into the Marvel fa...

Dark Knights, Avengers, Bonding Retro Action Heroes: How Long Will the Superhero Phenomenon Last?

William Bradley | Posted 09.06.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

America likes action, and so does the world. The superhero phenomenon is an interesting development that may coincide with rampant coach potato-ism and screen-orientation. Especially as the feats are pretty much all CGI.

VOTE: Which Movie Franchise Is The Best Ever?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.23.2012 | Entertainment

Twi-hards may get a bad rap for being crazy fanatics, but HuffPost Entertainment were overwhelmingly on Team Bond. In our Ultimate Fan Face-Off, 62 pe...

Brennan Williams

Naturi Naughton: I Want A Career Like Whitney's

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.06.2012 | Black Voices

Following her short-lived role as Playboy Bunny Brenda on NBC's drama series "The Playboy Club," Naturi Naughton has scored another television role on...

2011 Year-end Wrap-up Part V: The Runner-ups

Scott Mendelson | Posted 03.06.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

I saw a lot of really good movies this year, and I see no reason not to celebrate as many of them as I can get away with. So now, in alphabetical order, the 10 'runner-ups' of the year.

Stunning Cover Of Adele's 'Someone Like You' (WATCH)

Posted 12.23.2011 | Home

No, it is not Justin Bieber you see in the above video, but you might recognize the adorable young singer -- Tony Oller -- from teen TV shows such as ...

Chris Evans Reveals Hardcore Training: I Wanted 'To Vomit'

Posted 09.18.2011 | Entertainment

For Steve Rogers, all it took to go from a puny, military-rejected weakling to muscle-bound super soldier was a hyperbaric chamber and a couple inject...

Chris Evans Gets Buff, Kicks Nazi Butt

Posted 09.15.2011 | Entertainment

For all the epic Deathly Hallows madness going down this week, it'd be understandable if you hadn't paid much attention to the rest of Hollywood in a ...

EXCLUSIVE: Captain America Debuts An Icon

Posted 09.13.2011 | Entertainment

Sure, his tight blue suit and angel winged mask are essential items in Captain America's legendary costume, but one item in his decades-old inventory ...

Chris Evans: I Needed Therapy For 'Captain America'

Posted 09.11.2011 | Entertainment

No doubt, taking on a deformed madman and a squadron of Nazis is a daunting task. Being injected with a potentially unstable super serum meant to enti...

PHOTOS: Chris Evans Is A Hero

Posted 09.09.2011 | Entertainment

The summer of the comic book film is split between success and mild disappointment, and, so fanboys hope, Captain America is dashing in to save the da...

Won't Be SPOILED Again... Why I No Longer Read Roger Ebert's Review Prior to Seeing the Movie

Scott Mendelson | Posted 09.06.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

I still trust Roger Ebert as a film critic. But sadly, I no longer trust him not to ruin the surprises on a whim. I will read Roger Ebert's reviews for as long as he writes them. But I no longer read them before I see a given film.

PHOTOS: Chris Evans Shows Off Insanely Buff Body In 'Captain America'

Posted 08.23.2011 | Entertainment

It's the summer of the superhero, and a week after Ryan Reynolds' "Green Lantern" got its shot at world saving, box office glory, it's time for Chris ...

The X-Men Didn't Save Us

Joe Cirincione | Posted 08.16.2011 | Entertainment
Joe Cirincione

It wasn't the mutants. It was humans that caused the Cuban Missile Crisis. Only luck saved us from nuclear war. But other than that, the new film, X-Men: First Class, gets a lot right about the historic crisis that is central to its plot.

X-Men: First Class: Reviewing Magneto and the Super Jews

Omer Rosen | Posted 08.15.2011 | Arts
Omer Rosen

Strong, athletic, violent, handsome -- something separate from the bookish, weak, nerdish, neurotic construct that shaped me -- they are Super Jews.

Chris Evans Reveals His Biggest Fear, Flirts Hard With Reporter

Posted 08.14.2011 | Entertainment

Chris Evans is Captain America. It's a dream role for generations of kids weaned on the ultra-patriotic super soldier -- and one he initially refused ...