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  1. Marvel Sued Over 'Iron Man' Merchandising Deal

    10:37 pm 5/3/2012

    The creator of a kids' playhouse that was to feature the superhero claims Marvel never had the right to license the appropriate artworkRead more

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  2. 'Avengers' Star Samuel Jackson on His Explosive Fight Sequences: 'I'm Pretty Handy With a Gun' (Video)

    5:55 pm 5/3/2012

    Playing S.H.I.E.L.D. operative Nick Fury, Jackson tells THR that it was easy to learn fight choreography for the film, but he was "fine" with sitting back and letting his superhero co-stars do the heavy lifting.Read more

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  3. Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth on Captain America and Thor

    5:46 pm 5/3/2012

    Evans and Hemsworth talk to THR about the process of acclimating themselves to an ensemble superhero movie after enjoying individual origin stories.Read more

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  4. 'Avengers' Star Tom Hiddleston on His Supervillain Character: 'His Whole Life is a Lie' (Video)

    3:44 pm 5/3/2012

    The "Thor" star talks to THR about maintaining a balance between Loki's fantastical ambitions and his human foibles.Read more

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  5. 'Avengers' Stars Clark Gregg and Cobie Smulders on a Movie That's 'Designed to Respect Comics' (Video)

    11:53 am 5/3/2012

    Gregg and Smulders, who play S.H.I.E.L.D. agents Coulson and Hill, talk to THR about creating characters who were faithful to the mythology of Marvel universe -- with or without a precedent in film's source material.Read more

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  6. Samuel L. Jackson Slams A.O. Scott on Twitter for Negative 'Avengers' Review

    11:39 am 5/3/2012

    The actor, who plays S.H.I.E.L.D. leader Nick Fury in the Marvel film, was angered over the New York Times critic's assessment of the movie; Scott's response sparks a back-and-forth.Read more

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  7. Box Office Report: 'Avengers' Eyeing $150 Mil-Plus Domestic Bow, Hits $281.1 Mil Overseas

    9:06 am 5/3/2012

    oss Whedon's superhero mash-up officially kicks off the summer box office in North America, where it's outpacing all previous Marvel pics in advance ticket sales; at the specialty box office, "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" opens in 27 theaters in 12 cities.Read more

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  8. Chris Cornell on Why 'Avengers' Debuted the First New Soundgarden Song in 15 Years (Q&A)

    8:00 am 5/3/2012

    "It's the only way to get your music in front of people," says the rocker of "Live to Rise," which was offered for free on iTunes its first week of release. Read more

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  9. Samuel L. Jackson on Playing Nick Fury

    3:19 pm 5/2/2012

    When asked about taking a back seat to his co-stars in the action scenes, Jackson replied, "I did what was necessary, there are other priorities that needed to be taken care of. I understand it. Joss wrote a great story and you see just enough of who Nick Fury is."Read more

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  10. 'Avengers' Movie Hype Drives Record Prices for the Vintage Comics

    1:00 pm 5/2/2012

    The first appearances of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and The Avengers have doubled in value since 2011.Read more

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