In the great superhero movie arms race, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment are in the unenviable position of having to play catch-up to its distinguished competition, Marvel. It’s not their fault that Marvel recalibrated the way sequels work with their cinematic universe. And it’s not their fault that Marvel had a nine-movie head start in building it.
So how did WB/DC respond at Comic-Con 2016?Read more
The “Star Trek” franchise has already lived long, but just how prosperous will it be for Paramount Pictures?
The third entry in the J.J. Abrams series debuted at the box office on Friday, collecting $22.5 million, according to the studio.Read more
“Probably the best thing about that panel was Hodor.”
So said one of the 6,000 fans streaming out of the packed Hall H panel for HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” one of the hottest tickets at the San Diego Comic-Con.
But what can you expect from a “Game of Thrones” panel that is a full 18 months from the next season, which is set to release in summer 2017, for which they haven’t actually shot a frame of footage?Read more
Every year at Comic-Con, fans dressed as Harry Potter and Hermione Granger can be seen walking the convention floor in their wizard robes. But surprisingly, the man who directed the last four movies in the “Harry Potter” franchise has never actually been to the convention.Read more
Someone could probably make an adorable, family-friendly animated movie about talking food in a grocery store. But Seth Rogen is clearly not that someone.Read more
DreamWorks Animation had plenty of star power on hand for its first presentation at Comic-Con as Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick and surprise guest Alec Baldwin appeared to spotlight "Trolls" and "The Boss Baby."
After a quick introduction by Chris Hardwick, the audience was treated to about 16 minutes of footage from “Trolls.”Read more