Movies

The world had better not end in 2012

… at least, not before July 20th, because that’s when the third Christopher Nolan-directed “Batman” flick will open. Warner Bros. is third in what looks to be a burgeoning trend of studios announcing movie release dates long before production on a movie has even begun. In this case, the film is still in the early stages of development (i.e. there might not even …

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Introducing… The Mighty Thor!

These words adorned the cover of Journey Into Mystery #83, the first appearance of Thor the Thunder God back in 1962. Almost half a century later, the Asgardian is finally on the silver screen, played by rising star, Chris Hemsworth. Principal photography has begun for the movie, slated to hit cinemas in slightly more than one year’s time (In fact, the Asia/Oceania region might …

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Movie Review: Kick-Ass (aka the title that is its own rating)

A reviewgitation by Direcow and Kakita So 2 out of 3 of the HBG crew finally got their act together and went for some comic-book-goodness in the form of the movie adaptation Mark Millar’s Kick-Ass. Ever since 300 became a blockbuster, smaller, lesser known comics are being mined for their potential for translation onto the big screen, and this time …

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Danger Girl Movie Planned, Promises to Be Next Batman Movie

Hero Complex from the LA Times has an article up about producer Adrian Askarieh plans for a few movies, and the one that caught my eye features the very fetching Abbey Chase, Sydney Savage and Natalia Kassle – the Danger Girls as they would be known. Todd Lincoln has been attached to direct, and so it looks like the project …

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Sebastian Stan is Bucky!

Big casting news today and while I’m glad there’s a lot of mainstream attention on it, there’s only so much that can be said on those , unfortunately. Fortunately, there’s a lot to expound on from the geek POV, so without further ado, how this Captain America fan feels about Sebastian Stan taking on the hallowed role of Bucky in …

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