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Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Releases Teaser Trailer, Behind-the-Scenes Reel (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Releases Teaser Trailer, Behind-the-Scenes Reel (Video)

SAN DIEGO -- The Veronica Mars movie is no longer a hypothetical.

After treating fans at Comic-Con to a first glimpse at the upcoming Kickstarter-funded feature, the Warner Bros. film unleashed behind-the-scenes footage and the first proper trailer online late Friday night.

STORY: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

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Comic-Con: 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Wows

Comic-Con: 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Wows

The movie wrapped only three weeks ago, but Sony pulled off a successful panel for The Spider-Man 2 with some considerable panache and showmanship, giving audience a genuine and exclusive first-look while also putting on an entertaining show.

It really was the best way to cap off a long day of presentations at Hall H.

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Comic-Con: Vin Diesel Hopes to Relaunch a Franchise With 'Riddick'

Comic-Con: Vin Diesel Hopes to Relaunch a Franchise With 'Riddick'

The last time David Twohy came to Comic-Con was 13 years ago with a low-budget movie called Pitch Black starring an actor named Vin Diesel. A lot has changed since.

Comic-Con has grown exponentially into a raging pop culture event. Diesel turned into a A-lister who then faded and made a comeback. Black became a cult hit, was followed by a massive sequel that failed, and now is back as Twohy, Diesel and Universal try to relaunch a franchise.

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Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

Given the years of skeptical waiting leading up to the Veronica Mars movie finally becoming a reality, the wheels moved surprisingly fast once it had a green light.

An overwhelming response to the Kickstarter campaign preceded the start of production by just a few months -- and with the principal photography wrapping Monday, much of the cast joined the defunct TV series' creator and champion Rob Thomas for their first taste of celebration (and new footage) at Comic-Con.

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Comic-Con: Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg Talk 'World's End'

Comic-Con: Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg Talk 'World's End'

It was a British geek invasion of Hall H as Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost, the men behind The World’s End, entertained a packed house. World’s End is the third movie from director Wright and his two actor cohorts, part of what is has become known as the Corneto Trilogy.

And on Friday the trio revealed the secret behind the trilogy's name: Ice cream.

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Comic-Con: 'Divergent' Star Shailene Woodley's Plans for a Zombie Apocalypse? Tobacco (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Divergent' Star Shailene Woodley's Plans for a Zombie Apocalypse? Tobacco (Video)

In Divergent, the main characters are dealing with plenty of life-threatening situations after they join the Dauntless, a group of people tasked with being the warriors of society.

But one thing they don't have to face is the undead.

So when the stars of the upcoming Summit film, Shailene Woodley and Theo James, sat down at Comic-Con with THR, we were eager to hear their own plans for survival for a zombie apocalypse.

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Marvel Does TV: The Big Challenge Ahead for 'Agents of SHIELD' (Opinion)

Marvel Does TV: The Big Challenge Ahead for 'Agents of SHIELD' (Opinion)

It's tempting, based on historical evidence, just to assume that Marvel Entertainment can conquer everything it turns its corporate hand to. In the 1960s, the company managed to revolutionize the comic book industry -- and, arguably, the medium -- when it introduced characters wrestling with self-doubt and self-loathing in Fantastic Four, The Amazing Spider-Man and many, many others, and in more recent years, Marvel Studios has become the dominant force in superhero movies, a genre that pretty much dominates the summer blockbuster market.

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Comic-Con: Lionsgate Shows Off 'Divergent'

Comic-Con: Lionsgate Shows Off 'Divergent'

Lionsgate gave the first glimpse of its Hunger Games-like franchise hopeful, Divergent, based on the best-seller Veronica Roth books.

Roth was in attendance, as was director Neil Burger and stars Shailene Woodley and Theo James, two actors who could find their careers in new heights after this release.

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Comic-Con: 'Ender's Game' Producer Promises LGBT Support

Comic-Con: 'Ender's Game' Producer Promises LGBT Support

Lionsgate deftly skirted the brewing Orson Scott Card controversy when producer Roberto Orci said the filmmakers and the company will use the spotlight provided by protests over the author's gay marriage views to support LGBT causes.

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Comic-Con: Cate Blanchett, Djimon Hounsou and Kit Harington Join 'How to Train Your Dragon 2'

Comic-Con: Cate Blanchett, Djimon Hounsou and Kit Harington Join 'How to Train Your Dragon 2'

Cate Blanchett, Djimon Hounsou and Kit Harington are the new voice actors joining How to Train Your Dragon 2, it was announced at DreamWorks Animation's panel Thursday.

The announcement was followed by an appearance by Harington, who joined Dragon director Dean DeBlois, Turbo director David Soren, Peabody and Sherman helmer Rob Minkoff and DWA's Bill DamaschkeJohn Powell is returning as composer.

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Comic-Con: Gina Carano and Rob Liefeld Team Up on 'Avengelyne' (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Gina Carano and Rob Liefeld Team Up on 'Avengelyne' (Exclusive)

Gina Carano, an MMA fighter-turned-actress, and comic creator Rob Liefeld are teaming up to bring Liefeld’s creation Avengelyne to the big screen.

Carano and Liefeld will be at Comic-Con on Saturday to meet with fans and sign posters that feature Carano as the character.

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Comic-Con: Horror Movie 'Grace' Picked Up by Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions

Comic-Con: Horror Movie 'Grace' Picked Up by Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions

Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has picked up Grace, a first-person horror thriller being produced by Automatic, Oddfellows Entertainment and Colony Pictures.

Jeff Chan, who made a name for himself making live-action shorts for the Call of Duty video game, is making his feature directorial debut on the movie, which is currently shooting in Vancouver.

The movie, which Chan co-wrote with Chris Pare, is told through the eyes of an oppressed teen named Grace, who is tormented and plagued by ungodly forces.

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Comic-Con: 'Afterlife With Archie' Trailer Debuts (Exclusive Video)

Comic-Con: 'Afterlife With Archie' Trailer Debuts (Exclusive Video)

Afterlife With Archie, a new comic book from writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and artist Francesco Francavilla has gotten a great trailer, which will have its official debut during Comic-Con.

The clip, premiering exclusively at The Hollywood Reporter, gives us a first look at what Riverdale will look like with some new residents: zombies.

The upcoming series, which will launch in October, sees the gang dealing with a completely new challenge when the zombie apocalypse begins.

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Can 'Ender's Game' Really Drop Orson Scott Card? (Opinion)

Can 'Ender's Game' Really Drop Orson Scott Card? (Opinion)

Just how far can a movie distance itself from its source material before the audience starts to notice? It's a question continually brought to mind by the behavior of Lionsgate in relation to Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game -- or, to be clearer, in relation to Orson Scott Card himself.

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