Monday Trending Topics: Getting Ready For Guardians of the Galaxy

An upcoming film? A major cosmic comic event? Trademark searches are coming up Guardians of the Galaxy, it seems: Marvel Comics have just filed eleven new trademark applications for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY covering everything from jewelery to beverages to furniture  to cosmetics. The applications cover International Classes 3, 14, 16, 20, 24, 29, 30, 32, 35, 41, 42, and also include computer games, fabrics, foods, paper goods, entertainment and internet services, and even retail store services.

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This Is… Ultron War | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

It seems that in October it is finally happening. The moment… has been prepared for. The end of times. The Ultron War…

Preview: Earth One Batman by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

an advance look at Batman Earth One by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank. Including this revalatory question…

Marvel Ramps Up Guardians Of The Galaxy Trademarks | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

It’s rumoured there will be a film. It’s rumoured there will be a Brian Bendis comic book after Avengers Vs X-Men.

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Teasing Title Revealed For New Doctor Who Episode, Producer Fans Anticipation Flames Further | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

The first episode of the next series of Doctor Who is, as has become customary, set for a preview screening at the BFI ahead of its TV premiere. On the occasion of this being announced, the BBC have also revealed the title of the episode and made me do a “Whooo” noise.

Very Striking Image From Neil Jordan’s Vampire Thriller, Byzantium | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Here’s a beautiful still of Gemma Arterton in Byzantium, one of my most keenly anticipated films of the year. It comes from the Facebook page of West End films. I was prompted to go looking for it when Shock Til You Drop published a cropped version from West End’s website.

The Writer Of Beetlejuice 2 Shares His Recipe, Which Includes Some Danger, But Not So Much Beetlejuice | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Seth Grahame-Smith is the creator of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, author of the original novel and credited writer of the feature film. Yesterday, I shared his illuminating comments on that picture and how it ended up coming together in just the way that it did.