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Chris Evans Extends Captain America Contract with Marvel for Infinity War

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The more Chris Evans we can get, the better! That’s why the recent news about him extending his Marvel contract is a joyous occasion, indeed. Chris Evans has played Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, since Captain America: The First Avenger came out in 2011. Originally, he signed on to do six movies with Marvel total. As the end of his contract …

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Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Trailer Is Already Massively Popular

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Move over, Thor! Look out, Iron Man! There’s a new Marvel hero entering the cinematic universe, and he’s a force to be reckoned with. A lesser known character called Black Panther is getting his very own movie. The trailer just came out, and it’s already a smashing success. The character of Black Panther, a.k.a. T’Challa, doesn’t have the advantage of …

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Movie Review: ‘The Mummy’ Shuffles and Stumbles with Monsters and Adventure

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Universal makes it very clear in their new CGI opening that The Mummy is the first picture in the Dark Universe, a franchise that will showcase all their classic movie monsters for the 21st century. Their first entry is perhaps the trickiest. How do you sell a mummy as a terrifying monster? Even when overlooking the cartoonish mutations of a bandaged …

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Movie Review: ‘The Hero’ Takes the Cowboy Hat off Sam Elliott

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The Hero poses the very real and depressing question about the iconic Sam Elliott: What if he died? Would he be remembered as a great actor or only be known as the cowboy with the mustache that took comfort in the dude’s abide? Would his last role be that of another cowboy, wearing the same hat and same clothing that …

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Chris Hemsworth Takes on other Marvel Heroes – As Action Figures!

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Poor Thor. Out of all the Marvel heroes, he’s the one who gets excluded the most often. Maybe it’s the fact that he’s literally from a different planet, but the Asgardian god is sometimes out of the loop. However, Thor actor Chris Hemsworth won’t stand for it. Hemsworth’s sense of humor is really starting to shine lately. For example, when …

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‘Wonder Woman’ Smashes Female-Directed Opening Weekend Record

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Up, up and away! To almost everybody’s surprise, Warner Bros. release Wonder Woman charged out of the gate in its first weekend of release, pulling in just over $100 million in its first three-day stand at the box office. The film made a whopping $24,131 per theater in which it played, finding at least one screen in 4,165 theaters around …

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‘Wonder Woman’ Director Patty Jenkins Is the Real Superhero

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It’s official: Wonder Woman is a smash hit. From the day the critic reviews came in to the current box office status, the first female-fronted superhero flick from Marvel or DC is making a big splash. Not only is Wonder Woman an exceptionally fun blockbuster, it’s also paving the way for women in the superhero genre. In fact, it’s the …

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Movie Review: ‘Captain Underpants’ Is a Silly Wonderland for Kids

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With a title like Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, fart jokes come standard. Why wouldn’t they? You can’t make an animated film about a superhero that literally runs around in his underwear and not have a single reference to the bodily functions of a gluteus maximus. And, yes, there are plenty of farts present to make every child smirk …

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Movie Review: ‘Wonder Woman’ Finally Brings Heroism to the DCEU

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After the uneven and garish tones of Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad, I wasn’t exactly looking forward to the first attempt at a Wonder Woman movie, especially after the dismally unfocused failure of a modern TV pilot. But I guess once you’ve crucified Superman and turned the Joker into a Juggalo, there’s nowhere to go but up (I hoped). …

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