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What is Marvel's Problem With Women?

What is Marvel's Problem With Women?

It was only last month that Marvel was being lauded by fans for its announcement that Thor would be replaced by a woman in November. This week, however, the House of Ideas has faced a significantly different response to a cover for its new Spider-Woman series — one that's been condemned as sexist and offensive to its intended female audience.

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Brainiac Lays Out His Fiendish Plan in New 'Lego Batman 3' Trailer

Brainiac Lays Out His Fiendish Plan in New 'Lego Batman 3' Trailer

If you’re wondering what it would take to get Batman out of Gotham and into space, the latest trailer for Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham offers a hint. Spoilers: It involves someone stealing the planet. Oh, and maybe mind-controlling the Dark Knight while he’s doing it.

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'Agents of SHIELD' Casts Villain Absorbing Man

'Agents of SHIELD' Casts Villain Absorbing Man

ABC’s Agents of SHIELD is adding a new foe for Coulson.

Brian Patrick Wade (Teen Wolf) has been cast as super-villain Carl “Crusher” Creel, aka the Absorbing Man, Marvel announced Thursday.

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'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts' Nabs David Yates to Direct

'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts' Nabs David Yates to Direct

Just when he thought he was out, David Yates is back in the world of Harry Potter.

Yates, who directed four of the eight Harry Potter movies for Warner Bros., is in negotiations with the studio to direct Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the new Potter-based franchise the studio is hoping to launch with author J.K. Rowling.

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Shane Black to Direct 'The Destroyer' for Sony

Shane Black to Direct 'The Destroyer' for Sony

Shane Black is gearing up to direct Sony Pictures’ adaptation of adventure book series The Destroyer, the studio said on Thursday.

The Destroyer is a two-fisted classic and deserves no less than the genius of Shane Black,” Columbia’s president of production Michael De Luca said in a statement. “We couldn’t be more excited about his vision for this character.”

The film will be adapted from a 1970s-era action book series that focuses on police officer Remo Williams.

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Evangeline Lilly Unveils Her 'Ant-Man' Hairdo on Instagram

Evangeline Lilly Unveils Her 'Ant-Man' Hairdo on Instagram

The first official photo from Marvel Studios’ Ant-Man was released earlier this week, but with the movie now shooting in San Francisco, some unofficial images are hitting the Internet — even from the stars of the movie themselves.

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The Empire is Hiring in New 'Star Wars: Commander' Mobile Game

The Empire is Hiring in New 'Star Wars: Commander' Mobile Game

The Galactic Empire wants you. But, on the upside, so does the Rebellion. As part of Star Wars: Commander, a new mobile game launched by Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm Thursday, players get to choose which side they’re on before becoming part of the ongoing struggles in a "Galaxy Far, Far Away."

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'Prometheus: Fire and Stone' Trailer Teases Comic Crossover With 'Aliens,' 'Predator'

'Prometheus: Fire and Stone' Trailer Teases Comic Crossover With 'Aliens,' 'Predator'

That the fictional universes of 20th Century Fox's Aliens, Predator and Prometheus can cross over shouldn't come as a surprise — in addition to the two AVP: Aliens vs. Predator movies, Ridley Scott's Prometheus was explicitly created as a prequel to the original Alien. Next month, the three different franchises will become more closely linked than ever before thanks to a new comic book storyline titled Fire and Stone.

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Dynamite Lets You Give to Charity With its New DRM-Free Comic Shop

Dynamite Lets You Give to Charity With its New DRM-Free Comic Shop

A month after Dynamite Entertainment initially offered DRM-free digital editions of its material through the ComiXology back-up program, the publisher launched its own digital storefront selling DRM-free digital editions directly to customers Wednesday, with a percentage of first month sales going to charity.

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Finally, An End to the 'Star Wars' News Drought

Finally, An End to the 'Star Wars' News Drought

With Star Wars: Episode VII still more than a year away from release, there’s a very real danger that the Internet might run out of stories about the movie months before it reaches theaters.

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Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett Join 'Jungle Book: Origins' (Exclusive)

Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett Join 'Jungle Book: Origins' (Exclusive)

Warner Bros. has cast an entire zoo’s worth of actors for its adaptation of The Jungle Book, which Andy Serkis is directing.

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Toby Kebbell in Talks to Join 'A Monster Calls' (Exclusive)

Toby Kebbell in Talks to Join 'A Monster Calls' (Exclusive)

Toby Kebbell, coming off his appearance in this summer’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, is in negotiations to join A Monster Calls, Juan Antonio Bayona’s adaptation of the children’s fantasy novel by Patrick Ness.

The cast already includes Felicity Jones, Liam Neeson and Sigourney Weaver.

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Watch Wonder Woman Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

Watch Wonder Woman Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

It's been hard to check out Twitter or the Internet in general over the past few days without being enveloped in the furor that is the Ice Bucket Challenge. Sports stars, actors, musicians and countless other people have posted videos of themselves being showered in icy cold water, all in the name of raising awareness for Lou Gehrig's disease (also known as ALS).

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New 'Death of Superman Lives' Trailer Triggers Tim Burton's PTSD

New 'Death of Superman Lives' Trailer Triggers Tim Burton's PTSD

More than a decade before Christopher Nolan revolutionized the superhero movie genre, the collective creative powerhouse talents of Kevin Smith, Tim Burton and Nicolas Cage were primed to do the same thing. To cinema's eternal loss, however, it never came to pass — and now The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened wants to tell the world why.

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