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Sunday, April 29, 2012

Iron Man Recast? Robert Downey, Jr 'Would Really Hate' That

The AvengersThe Avengers takes all your wildest expectations and smashes them like the Hulk - it's everything you want in a superhero film, and more. The Avengers is a result of the biggest build-up in cinema history, with the quartet of Iron Man and its sequel, more
NDTV ( 4/29/2012 10:22:27 PM -08:00 )

10 Things Parents Should Know About
10 Things Parents Should Know About(Spoiler-Free) more
The Avengers ( 4/29/2012 8:54:07 PM -08:00 )

'Avengers' review: Superhero overload
By Kap Maceda Aguila, The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines -- And that's necessarily a bad thing, either. After titillating us with post Marvel-movie teasers (most notably after “Iron Man 2”), we get the first installment of the expected multi-flick more
ABS CBN News ( 4/29/2012 8:12:55 PM -08:00 )

Set for a hero's welcome
Mark Ruffalo and fellow cast in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' talk about their roles and how they got into character. Joss Whedon proves he's the perfect man to direct as Marvel Comics' dream team assembles. Seven years after the idea that the remaining more
Brisbane Times ( 4/29/2012 4:11:17 PM -08:00 )

Iron Man Recast? Robert Downey, Jr 'Would Really Hate' That
The actor tells MTV News he expects to play the superhero 'for a long while.' By Kevin P. Sullivan (@KPSull) With the Avengers finally assembling next week, Marvel Studios and the stars behind the heroes have already begun to look ahead to the next more
MTV.com ( 4/29/2012 1:44:24 PM -08:00 )

"Avengers" director Joss Whedon: Yes, he's a geek
"Avengers" director Joss Whedon: Yes, he(CBS News) For comic book fans it's a Movie Marvel - "The Avengers" premieres this week, with plenty of big-name stars and one not-so-well-known director. Sounds like a job for John Blackstone! As superhero movies go, "The Avengers" is super-sized more
CBS News ( 4/29/2012 6:04:14 AM -08:00 )

Avengers Files: Getting a bead on Hawkeye
by Jeff Jensen Unsure who Black Widow is? Having trouble deciphering the Hulk's roar? Can't tell the difference between Iron Man and the Iron Giant? In anticipation of the release of The Avengers on May 4, EW's team of super geeks is here to help guide more
Entertainment Weekly (blog) ( 4/29/2012 6:01:15 AM -08:00 )

The gang's all here for The Avengers superhero summit
The gangIt seems apt that Robert Downey Jr. would moderate the news conference being held in Los Angeles to promote Marvel Studios' all-star superhero movie The Avengers. After all, he was the first performer to hear about the grandiose proposal to unite some more
National Post ( 4/29/2012 5:01:39 AM -08:00 )

How Marvel Studios brought Avengers together
How Marvel Studios brought Avengers togetherJeremy Renner wondered what he had gotten himself into. Weeks before the cameras began rolling on “The Avengers,” the actor found himself in a stunt dojo on the film's Albuquerque, NM, set with his co-star Chris Hemsworth swinging on wires high more
New York Daily News ( 4/29/2012 2:07:58 AM -08:00 )

Legend still drawing the crowds
By Heath McCoy, Postmedia News April 28, 2012 One has to wonder if a lifetime spent in the comic-book business hasn't bought Stan Lee the fountain of youth. The co-creator of The Amazing Spider-Man, The X-Men, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, more
The Province ( 4/29/2012 12:55:27 AM -08:00 )

SUPER GROUP
The word “universe” is standard parlance in the comic book industry. The term is used to remind us that despite superheroes' singular abilities, they are not alone in their fictional world — they cross paths, they form alliances, they fight. more
Boston.com ( 4/29/2012 12:45:50 AM -08:00 )

Talk-show Tango April 30 – May 4: Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr. & Co
Just try and avoid the hype for the Marvel multi-super-hero movie, The Avengers. Stars are twinkly all over the place this week, including Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans and Mark Ruffalo. more
Montreal Gazette (blog) ( 4/29/2012 12:10:49 AM -08:00 )

Avengers Assemble, Joss Whedon, 142 mins (12A) Albert Nobbs, Rodrigo Garcia
In case you ever wondered what Scarlett Johansson was doing in Iron Man 2, or why Jeremy Renner popped up in Thor, or why Samuel L Jackson had a cameo in Captain America, here's your answer. For years, Marvel has been laying the groundwork for a more
The Independent ( 4/28/2012 3:01:14 PM -08:00 )

Marvel's Kevin Feige: 'Iron Man 3 will be Avengers Assemble antidote'
MarvelAs Avengers Assemble breaks box office records, Feige has revealed that they're already looking towards the making a third Iron Man film, starring Robert Downey Jr, and said it'll be an "antidote" to Marvel's epic superhero flick. more
NME.com ( 4/28/2012 5:59:26 AM -08:00 )

Robert Downey Jr.: The Suit, The Man And Having Lots Of Fun
By ANNIE S. ALEJO IRON SUIT UP! Robert Downey Jr. must have thought, 'Oh no, not again!' when he's called to shoot more Iron Man scenes. The bad boy is having quite a good time lately. Not only has his rock star of a superhero, Iron Man, become such a more
Manila Bulletin ( 4/27/2012 10:11:04 PM -08:00 )

A look at The Avengers
A look at The AvengersBy Joanne Soh It's definitely not an easy task to form a super-group made out of so many popular comic-book heroes and actors alike. Thankfully, Marvel sent the right geek to do the job, so bravo to Whedon for handling this ambitious project with such more
AsiaOne ( 4/27/2012 3:08:33 PM -08:00 )

Matt Adcock's film review: Marvel Avengers Assemble
Matt AdcockComic book fans the world over rejoice and behold the Avengers – the ultimate superhero team – finally unleashed on the big screen in an epic super-smackdown that sets a new standard for all superhero films. The team is made up of Iron Man (Robert more
Bucks Herald ( 4/29/2012 10:47:15 PM -08:00 )

Marvel's The Avengers
Marvel"Marvel's The Avengers" isn't the Second Coming, though it feels like it's been in the works almost as long as, but as far as big summer entertainment goes you'll rarely get much better. For those who may not have been following along, the Powers That more
ComingSoon.net ( 4/29/2012 10:34:22 PM -08:00 )

A First Look at The Avengers
A First Look at The AvengersMovie Plot: When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peace-keeping agency known as SHIELD, recruited Iron Man, Captain America and Thor to help save the world from annihilation more
Zeibiz ( 4/29/2012 9:38:54 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Druid, D-Man... Assemble!: 18+ Avengers unlikely to show up in the movie
Doctor Druid, D-Man... Assemble!: 18+ Avengers unlikely to show up in the movieby Jason Heller and Oliver Sava April 30, 2012 Is Hollywood ready for an openly pagan superhero? Probably not. Which is a bit of a shame; while never an A-list Avenger, Doctor Druid had a long and respectable run in various comics titles, more
A.V. Club New York ( 4/29/2012 9:06:56 PM -08:00 )