Tag Archives: Hero Complex

Avengers, Dark Knight big draws at Licensing Expo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s hard to keep track of the number of festivals used by the major studios to help generate advance buzz for upcoming blockbusters. It seems every week there is a Wonder-Con, Hero Complex or Comic Con attracting fans seeking the latest glimpse at movies on the[...]

Batman speculation “Rises” as Nolan reveals sequel details

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Internet speculation ran rampant once Christopher Nolan announced that his third Batman film would be titled “The Dark Knight Rises,” and that The Riddler would not be the main villain. “We’ll use many of the same characters as we have all along, and we’ll be introducing[...]

Christopher Nolan’s “Batman” has a title … eliminates a villain

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Christopher Nolan has revealed the title of his third “Batman” film … and revealed a few of his cards regarding Batman’s next foe. “It won’t be the Riddler,” Nolan told Hero Complex in an exclusive interview, where he also said that the title of the anticipated[...]

U2 performs “Spider-Man” Broadway song while on tour overseas

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We have had a lot of superhero news the last few days, from rumors of Emma Stone joining Marc Webb’s “Spider-Man” to confirmation that Zack Snyder will be directing the next “Superman” film. Here’s some more hero-related news … sort of. In Portugal on Sunday, U2[...]

“Inception” changes Matthew Vaughn’s approach to “X-Men: First Class”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We knew Christopher Nolan’s “Inception” — much like James Cameron’s “Avatar” — would be a game changer. We just didn’t realize how quickly it would change the game. It seems that right after director Matthew Vaughn saw Nolan’s mind-bending thriller, he went back to his “X-Men:[...]