SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL
I’m given to understand that pictures of a shirtless Henry Cavil causes a spike in pageviews, so here’s a new shot of the actor displaying his chestmeats:
Directed by Zack Snyder, release date: June 14th 2013
GHOST RIDER 2: SPIRITS OF VENGEANCE
Directors Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor tell MTV News about things in the film that will be on fire besides Nic Cage’s head:
Release date: February 17th, 2012
According to Deadline, Summit has set a release date for the sequel to the old-timers action flick. I wonder if it’ll actually be called “Red 2” or if they’ll try to get clever with the title.
Release date: August 2nd, 2013
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES
It seems the Batman is a member of the 1% as Entertainment Weekly learns the production will not be filming in Zuccotti Park, the epicenter of the Occupy Wall Street movement. “A Warner Bros., rep tells EW that there are no plans to shoot
[there],” they write. I suppose that’s not too surprising. Wayne Enterprises has a lot of interests in high finance.
Release date: July 20th, 2012
As we reported here at CBR yesterday, Ed Brubaker’s “Criminal” story “Coward” is lined up to become a feature film. The story concerns “Leo, a master thief who reluctantly agrees to work an armored-car heist only to be double-crossed and forced to hide from crooked cops and a drug kingpin.” David Slade of “Eclipse” fame will direct and Brubaker will adapt the script.
Release date: TBA
METAL HULARNT CHRONICLES
Bleeding Cool spotted this trailer for the upcoming TV series based on the comics anthology:
Looks like a good time to be a fan of sword-and-robot fantasy. I hope we get a remake of “Yor’s World” at some point.
THE WALKING DEAD
Two episodes into the second season and AMC has already ordered a third year, according to Spinoff Online. Hopefully, Rick and the gang will make it to the prison at that point. Of course, the show is paced slower than a zombie’s gait, so maybe will see the prison in the distance half-way through next year.
BACK IN THE SHIRE
It’s ten years on and Empire has reunited the four Hobbits for a photo shoot. Stare into this video if you dare:
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