All This And Avengers 2 – Thursday Trending Topics

avengers-quicksilver-scarlet-witch-hawkeye-captain-americaThese Avengers 2 rumors continues to interest me.  People forget that Cap, Hawkeye, Scarlet Witch, and Quicksilver were the active team, for awhile, at a key moment in their early history. Which might fit in nicely with all these rumors about back-burnering Iron Man for awhile. Or with Feige’s maybe-so-maybe-not comments in the story, maybe it’s a hedge against Downey Jr deciding to not re-up.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Thursday:

Confirmed: Avengers 2 Script Does Feature Quicksilver And Scarlet Witch 

What they’ve come back with there is confirmation that Joss Whedon has indeed written Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch into his Avengers 2 screenplay.

Star Trek Into Darkness – The Bleeding Cool Review

Why, in the age of instant global communication, filmmakers insist on telling stories that depend for their impact on surprising twists I simply cannot fathom. But insist they do.

Interesting – And Spoilery – Reports From Today’s Doctor Who Anniversary Special Filming 

The keenest and most efficient of the Doctor Who snoops on the internet seems to be one Ryan Farrell. Today he took some snaps on the set of the 50th anniversary special that reveal that, despite recent communications, we do have some callbacks to old, old Who history to look forward to.

Most-Read Comic Stories Thursday:

Whatever Happened To The Crimson Corsair?

This is how Len Wein tells it;

DC Does Seem To Be Spotlighting An Awful Lot Of Villains Of Late…

DC’s What’s New column has been spotlighting upcoming bits and pieces in their comics. But more often than not, they’ve been highlighting upcoming villains.

Everybody’s Angry About Superior Spider-Man Again. But Some Of Them Love It.

Cue plenty of rage…