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Sunday, July 21, 2013

'Kick-Ass 2': Not your average sequel

Stunt men save woman from suicide attempt at Comic-ConThe trio were across the street when they saw her. They snuck up behind her, grabbed her in a bear hug and pulled her away from the edge. By Daily Mail Reporter. PUBLISHED: 08:41 EST, 21 July 2013 | UPDATED: 10:16 EST, 21 July 2013. 7 shares. 21. more
Daily Mail ( 7/21/2013 7:19:02 AM -08:00 )

'Kick-Ass 2' stars revel in inspired Comic-Con cosplay
Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Chris Mintz-Plasse enjoy seeing fans don their super-threads. Kick-Ass 2 pic. Kick-Ass (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) and his arch rival (Christopher Mintz-Plasse) face off in "Kick-Ass 2." (Photo: Universal Pictures) more
USA TODAY ( 7/21/2013 6:57:18 AM -08:00 )

'Kick-Ass 2': Not your average sequel
(CNN) -- Universal Pictures debuted new footage from the upcoming film "Kick-Ass 2" during a panel at San Diego Comic-Con. The stylized, violent clip introduced fans to the sequel's aesthetic and revealed several new characters, including Colonel Stars more
CNN ( 7/21/2013 2:39:20 AM -08:00 )

Suicide attempt at Comic-Con mistaken for movie promotion: report
Suicide attempt at Comic-Con mistaken for movie promotion: reportSan Diego police rushed to help a woman whose suicide attempt on Thursday was initially mistaken for a Comic-Con marketing ploy. The woman had climbed over a 14th-floor balcony and was hanging precariously over the parking lot where Universal more
New York Daily News ( 7/20/2013 11:13:50 AM -08:00 )

Extended NSFW 'Kick-Ass 2' trailer released - watch
Extended NSFW The four-and-a-half minute teaser is packed with thrills, spills and naughty words and should probably be considered NSFW (not safe for work). If this doesn't bother you, scroll down and click 'play' to watch it. Jim Carrey has joined the cast for Kick-Ass 2 and more ( 7/20/2013 4:24:49 AM -08:00 )

Jim Carrey's Comic-Con Absence: 'Kick-Ass 2' Co-stars Are 'Sad'
"I was excited to work with Jim Carrey," Christopher Mintz-Plasse told MTV News during the San Diego Comic-Con live stream on Friday (July 19), after expressing similar excitement about playing a villain for the first time. "His comedies in the '90s were the more ( 7/19/2013 5:25:34 PM -08:00 )

Comic-Con 2013: 'Kick-Ass 2′ and 'Riddick' panel packed with action
Chloë Grace Moretz is back as Hit-Girl in a still from "Kick-Ass 2." (Universal). 2. Link. A still from "Kick-Ass 2." (Universal). more
Los Angeles Times ( 7/19/2013 3:24:43 PM -08:00 )

'Kick Ass 2′ Red Band Comic-Con Trailer
Kick-Ass, Hit Girl and Red Mist return for the follow-up to 2010's irreverent global hit: Kick-Ass 2. After Kick-Ass' (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, led by the badass Colonel Stars and Stripes (Jim more ( 7/21/2013 7:39:13 AM -08:00 )

Suicide Attempt 'Mistaken For Kick-Ass 2 Comic-Con Marketing Stunt'?
Suicide Attempt A woman's alleged attempted suicide was reportedly first thought to be a promotional stunt for Kick-Ass 2 at the San Diego Comic-Con. The unnamed lady had climbed over a balcony on the 14th floor of a condo and was hanging right over the spot where a more
Entertainmentwise ( 7/21/2013 7:30:32 AM -08:00 )

Comic-Con: Playboy, Universal Picture host 'Kick-Ass' party
From left, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Lindy Booth and Donald Faison participate in the "Kick Ass 2" panel on Day 3 of Comic-Con International on Friday, July 19, 2103, in San Diego, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) more
Long Beach Press-Telegram ( 7/20/2013 7:25:25 PM -08:00 )

'Kick-Ass 2' red-band trailer released after Comic-Con panel
Stars Aaron Taylor Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and (via satellite) Chloe Grace Moretz were on hand at Comic-Con to present a cleaner sneak peek at the film -- a trailer with around 300 fewer curse words, according to Johnson. One star not present? more (blog) ( 7/20/2013 7:02:41 PM -08:00 )

SDCC 2013 EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 'Kick-Ass 2' Interviews
Director Jeff Wadlow (Never Back Down), comic book co-creators Mark Millar (Wanted) and John Romita, Jr. (Spider-Man), and actors Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Savages), Christopher Mintz-Plasse (ParaNorman), John Leguizamo (Gamer), Donald Faison more
I Am ( 7/20/2013 4:16:39 PM -08:00 )

Jeff Wadlow offers X-Force script update
Jeff Wadlow offers X-Force script updateWith an adaptation of Marvel's X-Force coming to cinemas, writer Jeff Wadlow has offered an update on the script. Speaking to Cinema Blend, Wadlow explained “I'm pretty deep into it, I have the whole story completely worked out. I'm about 20 pages into my more
The Fan Carpet ( 7/20/2013 3:21:58 PM -08:00 )

'Kick-Ass 2': Chloe Moretz returns as Hit-Girl in red band trailer
Prior to the film's panel at San Diego Comic-Con earlier today, Universal Pictures unveiled the extended trailer, which centres on Chloe Moretz reprising her role as Hit-Girl. Watch the video below (warning: adult content). more
Digital Spy ( 7/20/2013 2:48:17 PM -08:00 )

[Movies] Jeff Wadlow Comments On X-Force Script
In an interview with CinemaBlend, X-Force writer Jeff Wadlow gave an update on the film and if Cable will be making an appearance. The roster of X Force has had a variety of different members over the years, from well-known characters like Wolverine and more ( 7/20/2013 2:05:03 PM -08:00 )

[Comic-Con '13] Mark Millar On The Violence Of 'Kick Ass 2'!!!
Yesterday, Universal Pictures premiered an all-new Kick-Ass 2 Extended NSFW Trailer at their Comic-Con panel. Directed by Jeff Wadlow, the violent comic adaptation battles evil on August 16. Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher more
Bloody Disgusting ( 7/20/2013 1:40:04 PM -08:00 )

Jeff Wadlow Provides An Update On X-Force And Seems To Suggest That Cable
Jeff Wadlow Provides An Update On X-Force And Seems To Suggest That CableJeff Wadlow is currently at Comic-con promoting Kick-Ass 2 but unsurprisingly he's also being asked questions about X-Force, which he's currently writing and may also eventually direct. Cinema Blend were one of the first to throw some questions at him about more
Bleeding Cool News ( 7/20/2013 1:31:50 PM -08:00 )

Kick-Ass 2 Comic-Con Red Band Trailer: Vengeance Has Company
As Kick-Ass 2 invades Comic-Con, Universal Studios has released an NSFW red band trailer for their highly anticipated sequel. And yes, it is way more of a pushing-the-envelope teaser than the first Kick-Ass 2 trailer. Kick-Ass 2 NSFW Red Band Trailer. more
Movie Fanatic ( 7/20/2013 1:27:45 PM -08:00 )

Hot Comic-Con Trailer: 'Kick Ass 2′
Kick Ass 2 promises to be every bit as profane and violent as its predecessor, as evidenced by an expanded trailer which premiered today at Comic-Con. Featuring never before seen footage, the body count, blood and gore, and creative profanity was intense more ( 7/20/2013 11:57:33 AM -08:00 )

Comic-Con: Jeff Wadlow Updates on X-Force Script
The announcement came last week that Kick-Ass 2 writer/director Jeff Wadlow would be bringing Marvel's X-Force to life on the big screen. But how far is he into the film's script? “I'm pretty deep into it,” Wadlow told Cinema Blend. “I have the whole story more ( 7/20/2013 11:40:54 AM -08:00 )