Tag Archives: Fictional detectives

“Suicide Squad” is shaping up to be one of the most interesting upcoming superhero movies

At the very tail end of the weekend, filmmaker David Ayer unveiled his first look at most of the costumed cast of Suicide Squad, his DC superhero/anti-hero/villain movie that’s scheduled to follow Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice next year. This comes on the heels of Ayer also officially showing[...]

Batman: The Animated Series theme is a treasure to behold

HollywoodNews.com: Purely for fun, and purely because I was in the mood, I’ve compiled every relevant Batman musical theme since the 1960s. One live-action TV show, three film themes, and four animated series themes. A few things of note. First of all, that audio clip of Shirley Walker walking[...]

Why some comic adaptations failed: Iron Man 2, Punisher: War Zone, Superman Returns, Hulk

HollywoodNews.com: Actor Tom Hiddleston wrote an eloquent essay yesterday for The Guardian basically praising and defending the sub-genre known as the superhero picture. Plenty of disdain for the genre comes from the very notion that it’s big-budget entertainment based on literature that was technically intended for children that gobbles[...]

LEGO Batman 2 game hints at possible Justice League movie?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We don’t do a lot of video game news here on the site, but this bit of information has us pretty excited about a playable game (and the impact it might have on future movies). The LEGO franchise has transitioned beautifully into the video game format, delivering winning[...]

Captain America @ Comic-Con Photos

HollywoodNews.com: “Captain America: The First Avenger” held a special screening at Comic-Con today. Here are the exclusive photos from the event! In addition to opening to Comic-Con fans a day early, all ticketholders received RealD(r) 3D Collector’s Custom red, white and blue CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER glasses and a limited[...]