Author Archives: Mark Seifert

SDCC Marvel Avengers 2 Poster Concept Art: Ultron Vs Iron Man, Ultron Vs Scarlet Witch

If I wasn’t manning part of the BC comic con battlestation right now, I’d definitely be picking these up tonite… Headed to San Diego Comic-Con? Don’t miss out on what are sure to be some of the hottest items of …

Amazing Spider-Man 3, Sinister Six Get Release Dates

We expected a high volume of comic related film announcements this week, and here’s the opening salvo:  Columbia Pictures has just announced that the next part of the Spider-Man film saga, Sinister Six will open on November 11, 2016. The …

The First $3,000,000 Comic? Action Comics #1 CGC 9.0 White Pages To Go Up For Auction On Ebay [UPDATE]

DC Comics has proclaimed July 23 Batman Day, but it looks like Superman is about to steal just a little bit of that spotlight, at least as far as vintage comic book collectors are concerned.  Because 76 years after publication, …

So… Will Marvel And WB/DC Announce A Total Of Over A Dozen Major Comic Book Movies At San Diego Comic Con?

A few weeks back, Nikki Finke reported that WB/DC would announce the following at San Diego Comic Con: July 2016 – Shazam Xmas 2016 – Sandman May 2017 – Justice League July 2017 – Wonder Woman Xmas 2017 – Flash and …

Which Agent of SHIELD Will Lucy Lawless Be Playing?

You film and tv studios do know I have a bunch of other deadlines to attend to today, don’t you?  No?  Well, it is superbowl week, so let’s keep the news flowing.  TV Guide tells me:   Former Xena star …

Chuck Palahniuk, Cameron Stewart Do Fight Club 2 At Dark Horse

Start queuing up all those Fight Club quotes.  writer Chuck Palahniuk is teaming with  Cameron Stewart for the sequel, and it’s a 10-issue Dark Horse comic.  USAToday has the word:   Chuck Palahniuk is breaking the first two rules of Fight Club: He’s …

Dwayne Johnson Comes ThisClose To Saying DC Is About To Announce A Shazam Movie With Him As The Star

Well, this is certain to be today’s big rumor — Dwayne Johnson as Shazam?  He all but spells it out here, I think.  Say the word indeed…

I AM GROOT I AM GROOT I AM GROOT – 5 More Minutes of Guardians Of The Galaxy

This particular Guardians of the Galaxy clips serves as a nice little introduction to the cast of characters.

J.J. Abrams Gives Us A Good Look At Star Wars Episode VII X-Wing

In a video promotion for the Star Wars: Force for Change fundraising campaign for UNICEF, J.J. Abrams has just revealed the look of the Star Wars Episode VII X-Wing: For your chance to be in Star Wars: Episode VII and …

The State Of The DC TV Universe: The Flash/Arrow Crossover Event, Keeping The DC Film And TV Universes Separate, And More

Some pretty interesting DC Comics-related tv news has been spinning out of the Television Critics Association press tour today.  TV Guide has a consise rundown of events: “Episodes 8 of both shows, Arrow and Flash, are going to be a two-hour crossover event,” …

San Diego Comic Con Tease: Marvel Announces Release Dates For 5 New Films 2017-2019

This’ll keep the rumors flying from now until Marvel’s Hall H presentation next Saturday — and possibly beyond: Marvel Studios has just announced release dates for 5 previously-unannounced films.  Now, staking out a claim on a date well in advance …

Superior Iron Man And The Avengers NOW! Initiative From Marvel

  Well then… judging by how much the Bleeding Cool team has been glued to their computer screens ’round the clock over the past few days, you’d think it was con week already. Moments after confirming the new Captain America …

Twelve Percent Of A Plan: New Guardians of the Galaxy Extended Trailer

A good look at the chemistry that makes this cast of characters work…

New Flash Featurette Puts The Focus On Speed, Speed, Speed

I’ve studiously avoided watching the leaked Flash footage, but from what I have seen, it would appear that DC/WB is nailing this one.  Setting the right tone for the visual of various aspects and consequences of his abilities was obviously …

“Crazy’s Sounding Pretty Good Right Now” – Jessica Alba Sets The Scene In This Snippy Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Clip

This clip immediately takes me back to… wow, 20+ years ago now, 1993, eagerly picking up the second storyline in Frank Miller‘s Sin City saga as it came out from Dark Horse.   Take it away, Jessica Alba…

A Brooding Henry Cavill Gives Us Our First Look At Superman In Superman v Batman: Dawn Of Justice

This is about what you expected, I imagine, but the tone of it is interesting nonetheless, and I think it will put well-read comic fans in mind of some of the history behind that “v” in the title more than …

A Little Look Into The Big World Of Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

Remember that time in 2010 when Brendon posted a set pic showing a motion capture suit for Rise the Planet of the Apes, and then we got C&D’d for it, and then Rich drew what it looked like instead? Maybe …

Behold! I Am Groot, The Invincible! Who Dares To [UPDATE] Me??

Groot was created by Jack Kirby and Stan Lee, but I know you know that. And this is a pretty cool new poster, gotta say:   And because it is Monday so I missed these earlier, here are two more …