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When it comes to protecting the secrets of Avengers: Infinity War's plot, scripts for the Marvel Cinematic Universe film are ground zero. Marvel Studios and the film's directors went to great lengths to protect the real scripts for the film, including not letting the cast read them in full. However, it sounds like a few ... [...]
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Only an hour after the first reviews for Avengers: Infinity War began to hit the internet, review aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes has tallied enough critical opinions of the film to determine an approximation of positive reviews. According to the site, the film has scored 90 percent positive reviews after tallying more than 60 reviews.The first ... [...]
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To close CinemaCon's Tuesday events, STX Films took over the Coliseum at Caesar's Palace to showcase their upcoming release slate. The presentation kicks off with a sizzle reel of the studio's films from the past year, including titles such as Molly's Game and Den of Thieves.The first film the studio will showcase is Adrift. An ... [...]
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Between now and May 3, musicians and composers can try their hand at creating a theme for Lara Croft, the title character in the Tomb Raider franchise of video games and movies -- and have Tom Holkenborg (also known as Junkie XL) judge their efforts.Holkenborg scored the recent Tomb Raider movie, and clearly still has ... [...]
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Expectations are higher than ever for Avengers: Infinity War -- but according to star Chadwick Boseman, it sounds like there's one thing that fans shouldn't expect the film to be.ComicBook.com was on hand during the recent Infinity War press conference, where Boseman was asked about the narrative connection between February's Black Panther and the upcoming ... [...]
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Machinima has released the official trailer for Transformers: Power of the Primes, the latest installment of their Prime Wars Trilogy, featuring characters who would be on-model with the original Generation One Transformers."I'm a Generation One fan, always have been for many reasons, obviously," franchise star Peter Cullen, who plays Optimus Prime, told ComicBook.com. "It's the ... [...]
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Re:Zero - Starting Life in Another World - was one of the most popular light novel anime adaptations when it aired, and now that it's over fans have been waiting to see hear news about the series coming back. While it's not the second season of the series fans have wanted, the series is releasing ... [...]
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Aquaman may still be months away from making its big-screen debut, but we now have a pretty awesome idea of what to expect.ComicBook.com's Brandon Davis was on hand for Warner Bros.' CinemaCon panel, where they screened a new teaser of footage for the upcoming DC Extended Universe film. He provided us a description of the ... [...]
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Following the success of Wonder Woman, rumors started to fly almost immediately that Marvel would build their own female-led franchise.Those rumors picked up even more steam last October, when Thor: Ragnarok's Tessa Thompson told an interviewer that she had pitched an all-female team-up idea to Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige. And while the studio has ... [...]
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Tonight's episode of The Flash saw the team enlisting the help of an unexpected friend and gave viewers a hint of what might be next for the fan-favorite character.Spoilers for tonight's episode of The Flash, "Fury Rogue", below.Tonight's episode saw Team Flash needing to transport Neil Borman/Fallout (Ryan Alexander McDonald) to a safe location away ... [...]
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CharaAni (Kadokawa Group) has revealed its Toy'sworks brand's new 1/6 scale figure of Nanachi from the TV anime based on Akihito Tsukushi's fantasy manga Made in Abyss for a July 2018 release. The Kinema Citrus-produced anime was aired for 13 episodes from July to September 2017, then won Anime of the Year at the 2017 Crunchyroll Anime Awards. The 215 mm-tall item is based on a garage kit supervised by the manga author and produced by sculptor mamo, and commercialized by Toy'sworks as a painted completed figure. The price is 12,800 yen (before tax/about 118 US dollars). Those who pre-order [...]
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To promote the ongoing theatrical run in Japan, the official Japanese website for Pacific Rim: Uprising has posted another collaboration art featuring Gipsy Avenger from the sequel film and one of Japan's most well-known super robots, Mazinger Z, from its latest feature Mazinger Z: Infinity released in January. The special art was produced in collaboration with Go Nagai's Dynamic Planning. In addition to other Jaegers, you can also find UFO Robot Grendizer, the three Spazers (Double, Marine, Drill), and the three Getter Machines from Getter Robo in the background. Pacific Rim: Uprising, a sequel to Guillermo del Toro's [...]
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This article originally appeared on the Rue Morgue website. We've sung the praises of Japanese manga artist JUNJI ITO many times over the past two decades, singling him out as one of the most fearlessly fertile imaginations currently operating in the genre. Ito's nightmares of ink and paper have pushed the boundaries of where horror can go. In many cases too extreme for the visual medium, Ito has nevertheless had this soul shattering creations translated onto the screen, notably in the feature films Uzumaki (2000), Gyo (2012), the Tomie series of films and, most recently, the JUNJI ITO COLLECTION, a new [...]
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Judging by the first teaser trailer for the upcoming Gintama 2 (Tentative Title), the creators know they're wading right into summer blockbuster season. The live-action sequel, which comes out this August, has just put out a video that looks like it's ready to go toe-to-toe with this year's big American movies. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=739_VsQYwqw] With the film still underway, the title still undecided, and only a handful of promo images rolling out, Warner Bros. Japan is still working to max the hype for the new film. And given the tagline, MAX Wastefulness, it looks like the new film will be continuing [...]
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It's the week of Mob Psycho 100 news! Yesterday Dark Horse announced plans to release ONE's original Mob Psycho 100 manga in English, and now we know when to expect the live-action series on Netflix. The streaming service previewed its May slate this week, and Mob Psycho 100 is lined up for a May 22 debut. You can see it pop up at the 1:46 mark below: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_opic3C4ac?rel=0] Source: Entertainment Weekly via Anime News Network ------- Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. [...]
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