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Marvel’s Explanation for Jane Foster’s Absence in ‘Thor’ is Making Fans Angry

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Could Thor find love on planet Earth? Things were looking up for him and Jane Foster. But Natalie Portman ditched the Marvel franchise, so now what? We’ve known for a while that Portman’s character would not be appearing in Thor: Ragnarok. But now Marvel is changing its in-movie explanation for the disappearance. At first, they explained Portman’s absence by just saying Thor: …

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Disney Pulls ‘Beauty and the Beast’ from Malaysia over Gay Censorship

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Ever since Disney revealed they’d be making a live action Beauty and the Beast film, they’ve been making sure to modernize the story. After all, Belle is certainly no damsel in distress. However, one particular moment is causing a lot of controversy. The moment in question happens between Gaston and his manservant LeFou. According to director Bill Condon, LeFou (played …

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Is Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ a Flop? Finn Jones Comes to Netflix Show’s Defense

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We didn’t think it was possible for Marvel to make a flop. In fact, we were in denial that our favorite comic brand could ever screw up. But it’s looking like Iron Fist may be their first big failure. Iron Fist is Marvel’s newest Netflix collaboration. Following the likes of Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Daredevil, it seemed like it would be a sure hit. However, …

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Stan Lee Skips Big Apple Comic-Con for Health Reasons

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Does it even count as Comic-Con if Stan Lee isn’t there? The Marvel big shot didn’t end up attending the Big Apple Comic-Con this past weekend. Sure, it wasn’t the massive San Diego Comic-Con he had to bail on, but east coast fans are no doubt mourning the fact that Lee couldn’t make it. It’s especially worrisome that he had to …

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Movie Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Boasts B-Movie Thrills

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Kong: Skull Island is a monster of a movie! Read our movie review to get all the explosive action: Picture if you will a scene where a bearded John C. Reilly fights off pterodactyls with a Japanese sword. Now picture Samuel L. Jackson shooting a giant spider multiple times in the face with a pistol. Then picture King Kong slurping up …

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The 1st Look at ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ is Colorful, Crazy & AWESOME

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Hold the phone (or whatever the Asgardian version of a telephone is). After what feels like years of anticipation, there are finally some images out from Thor: Ragnarok. And. They. Are. AWESOME. Turns out it doesn’t just feel like years of waiting–it has actually been years since the last Thor movie came out. Marvel released Thor: The Dark World back in 2013. The upcoming Thor: Ragnarok is supposed …

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Jason Isaacs (A.K.A. Lucius Malfoy) is Star Trek: Discovery’s New Captain

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Long gone are the days when Lucius Malfoy was trying to kill Harry Potter in the hallways of Hogwarts. However, actor Jason Isaacs is far from done giving up his days in adventure stories. Isaacs has just signed on to play the newest Captain in Star Trek: Discovery. Isaacs will be playing Captain Lorca in the new CBS All Access Star Trek reboot. …

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Watch: The 1st ‘Power Rangers’ Clip is Full of Personality

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We keep going back and forth on whether or not to be hyped up for the new Power Rangers movie. The first trailer looked kind of laughable. But then a fan made trailer using the original theme song made us a bit more excited for the possibilities. Now that we’re getting closer to the release date, Lionsgate is doing more to win …

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Bill Paxton Cause of Death Confirmed as Post-Surgery Stroke

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UPDATE: Actor Bill Paxton passed away early last week. Now, the cause of death is confirmed. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health issued a statement describing what happened. Paxton, who was 61 years old, was having surgery to replace his aortic valve and repair an aortic aneurysm. That surgery took place on February 14, 2017. However, he passed away …

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Logan Claws, Scraps, Scratches Way to Top of Revenue Charts

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X-Men biopic (sort of) Logan clawed its way to the top of the revenue charts over the weekend, helped, perhaps by some perfect movie-going weather, given it was colder than a basket full of don’t care, as Deadpool might have said. Logan got terrific reviews – you know, for a werewolf picture – scoring a solid 92 percent approval rating …

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