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'Amazing Spider-Man 2': Footage of Jamie Foxx's Electro Unveiled (Video)

'Amazing Spider-Man 2': Footage of Jamie Foxx's Electro Unveiled  (Video)

It’s lighting fast, but a new look at Jamie Foxx’s electrifying The Amazing Spider-Man 2 villain has been released in a teaser for the film's San Diego Comic-Con panel.

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Comic-Con: Preview Archaia's 'Reasons for Dragons' Graphic Novel (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Preview Archaia's 'Reasons for Dragons' Graphic Novel (Exclusive)

Reasons for Dragons, the latest graphic novel from Archaia, has been generating buzz since it was announced last year.

The book’s artist, Jeff Stokely, has been on the rise due to his comic Six Gun Gorilla, published by Archaia’s new owners, Boom! Studios.

But the book is also engendering talk inside Hollywood circles; I hear producers and studio execs have it their radars, even though the rights haven't sold -- Yet. 

What’s all the hubbub about?

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JUL
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Comic-Con: First-Look at Lego's Life-Size 'Ninja Turtles' (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: First-Look at Lego's Life-Size 'Ninja Turtles' (Exclusive)

The Lego area is a major draw for young and old alike at Comic-Con.

And why shouldn’t it be? It’s got plenty of activities for the wee set; it’s got exclusive giveaways in the form of figurines (usually Marvel and DC superheroes), and it reveals upcoming product.

It also showcases the art and potential of the building block with its life-size models of beloved movie characters built by the company's self-styled "Master Builders," and fans line up to pose next to the constructs.

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JUL
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Comic-Con: Legendary's 'Godzilla Encounter' Brings the Monster to San Diego

Comic-Con: Legendary's 'Godzilla Encounter' Brings the Monster to San Diego

Legendary Pictures is betting big on monsters.

While its Pacific Rim may have not set the box office on fire (at least domestically), the company is not slowing down with Godzilla, an upcoming creature feature starring the famous Japanese city-crusher.

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'Star Wars': Course of the Force Races to Comic-Con Finish Line (Video)

'Star Wars': Course of the Force Races to Comic-Con Finish Line (Video)

Course of the Force went into hyperdrive Tuesday, wrapping up its charity race with Ewoks, Storm Troopers and Wookies running down the California coast from Pacific Beach to San Diego Comic-Con.

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JUL
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Madefire Announces Digital Motion 'Transformers,' 'Star Trek' Comics

Madefire Announces Digital Motion 'Transformers,' 'Star Trek' Comics

If people weren't planning to talk about digital comics at Comic-Con already (Spoiler: They were; there are multiple panels on the subject throughout the four days of programming), they'll have even more reason to with today's news that four publishers - Top Cow, IDW, Boom! Studios and newcomer ITV Studios America - have signed up with digital studio Madefire to create what's being described as "a new standard for digital storytelling in the 21st century."

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Comic-Con: Rhythm & Hues Options 'Chastity' Comic Book (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Rhythm & Hues Options 'Chastity' Comic Book (Exclusive)

Rhythm & Hues, the Oscar-winning visual effects company recently bought out of bankruptcy, is getting back into the development game.
 
The company, now owned by a subsidiary of Prana Studios, has optioned comic book Chastity from Dynamite Entertainment with an eye of translating the property into both a big-screen feature and a TV project.
 

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Comic-Con: Focus Releases Exclusive Con Poster for 'World's End'

Comic-Con: Focus Releases Exclusive Con Poster for 'World's End'

It won't just be exclusive footage from the movie that fans of next month's The World's End will see when they visit Comic-Con this week; they'll also be able to pick up this exclusive poster for the movie, created by Tommy Lee Edwards.

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Comic-Con: Hasbro Unveiling a New 'Star Trek' Kre-O Set

Comic-Con: Hasbro Unveiling a New 'Star Trek' Kre-O Set

Star Trek Into Darkness may have been one this summer season's early films, but that doesn’t mean it’s OK to forget about it.

Hasbro sure hasn’t, and this week at Comic-Con it's giving fans -- blockheads and Trekkies alike -- a peek at one of its latest toys in the Star Trek line, a Kre-o building set version of the U.S.S. Vengeance.

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Dynamite Revives NBC's 'Heroes'

Dynamite Revives NBC's 'Heroes'

It's been three long years since we've had a chance to check in with frowning Peter Petrelli and Claire the Indestructible Cheerleader, but fans of NBC's Heroes will get their chance to catch up with all of their favorite characters again soon with the news that Dynamite Entertainment is bringing the series back as a comic book.

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JUL
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Marvel Revives Former Syfy Series 'Painkiller Jane'

Marvel Revives Former Syfy Series 'Painkiller Jane'

Apparently, Marvel Entertainment is engaging in a stealth attempt to revive the 1990s "Bad Girls" fad. Less than a month after reviving Neil Gaiman's Angela in the final issue of its Age of Ultron event comic, the company has announced that it is also bringing back another cheesecake-with-attitude character, Painkiller Jane in a new comic written by character co-creator Jimmy Palmiotti

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Comic-Con: Tom Cruise-Emily Blunt's 'All You Need Is Kill' Gets New Title, Will Debut Footage

Comic-Con: Tom Cruise-Emily Blunt's 'All You Need Is Kill' Gets New Title, Will Debut Footage

Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt's upcoming sci-fi thriller will debut brand-new footage at Comic-Con during the Warner Bros. panel on Saturday, July 20, at 10:45 a.m., the studio announced Monday.

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Is Fox Teasing a 'Predator' Reboot?

Is Fox Teasing a 'Predator' Reboot?

The hunt is back on.

The Facebook page for Predators, Robert Rodriguez' 2010 reboot for the 20th Century Fox's alien hunter franchise offered a mysterious new image this weekend suggesting that something interesting related to the franchise may be announced at Comic-Con this week.

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Comic-Con: Fox Bringing 'Wolverine,' 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

Comic-Con: Fox Bringing 'Wolverine,' 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

When the official Comic-Con schedule landed last week, one studio's presentation summary was left blank.

20th Century Fox didn't reveal what it would be bringing to Hall H on Saturday, but now there's some information on what big-name stars will be in attendance.

The Wolverine will claw its way into the presentation, with Hugh Jackman and director James Mangold both participating. The film will hit theaters shortly after the Con, on July 26.

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