Sunday Trending Topics: Shortening Sherlock

From one of today’s top topics: US audiences who sat down eagerly last week to watch the imported second series of Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss’ Sherlock were disappointed to find that the 90 minute episode A Scandal In Belgravia had been cut down to 82 minutes in order to allow for the necessary “words from our sponsors”. Read the rest.

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How Sainsbury’s Are Passing Off The 90s Captain America Movie As The More Recent One | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

I saw this with my own two eyes in a local Sainsbury’s but didn’t have my phone handy. Thankfully, Tim Murray saw the same thing and did get a snap.

More Clues That Point To DC Issue Zeroes In September | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

But the news about DC books shipping in August may be a bit of a giveaway. Let’s have a look

Hawkeye, For Better Or For Worse | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

When I was twelve and a half years old I was blessed to have met Jack Kirby. Even at that age I realized who was sitting in front of me. Little did I know that my one minute talk with The King would change my whole comic book life.

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First Shot Of Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

In costume but off set, this picture give us our first indication of how Ashton Kutcher will appear when playing an 80′s-era Steve Jobs in Joshua Michael Stern‘s biopic.

PBS Cut 24 Minutes From Series 2 Of Sherlock To Make Room For Adverts | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

For purveyors of online video communities like Youtube and Blip, there’s often nothing more frustrating than having to sit through a 30 second ad just to watch a 2 minute video. So what if for every second of advert you have to watch, a second of the video you actually want to watch is edited away to make room?

Extended Trailer And Clips From JJ Abrams And Jon Favreau’s New TV Show, Revolution | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

As you’ll learn from this four minute preview of Revolution, the show is set in a post-Electric future, some fifteen years “after the lights went out.” There’s a magical McGuffin, a band of travelling heroes, and lots of lo-fi sci-fi shenanigans.

 

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