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What Guardians Of the Galaxy Can Tell Us About Our Relationship with Nostalgia

By Adam X. Smith [*Big spoilers, naturally, for Guardians of the Galaxy. You’ve been warned.] Nostalgia is a funny thing. If you Google it, the search engine defines it as “a sentimental longing or wistful affection for a period in …

Marvel’s Wal-Mart Exclusive Comics – Avengers, Spider-Man, Guardians And Winter Soldier

Marvel’s latest attempt to push their comic books into the mainstream, has seen Wal-Mart sell a series of exclusive trade paperbacks, geared to those familiar with the movies, all for $5 each. Their covers proclaim each is an “Exclusive Complete Graphic …

Star-Lord’s Father Might Show Up Sooner Than Guardians Of The Galaxy 2

Director James Gunn has been in Bangkok promoting the Guardians Of The Galaxy movie. While he was there he was asked about Star-Lord’s father. And as he has confirmed elsewhere, he told the crowd, “I can say that the father …

James Gunn Talks Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 And Who Is Star-Lord’s Daddy

In a phone conversation with Empire Magazine, director James Gunn talked about his plans for Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (slated for July 27, 2016) and the issues of Peter Quill’s father. “I’ve got the basic story for the sequel …

Marvel To Move Forward On An Inhumans Movie – And My Guess At What Vin Diesel Meant

Guardians of the Galaxy was considered a huge gamble and it has paid off big for Marvel. So it wouldn’t surprise anyone that they would start putting together their next gamble… and according to Collider, it’s going to be the …

Diamond Offered Toys ‘R’ Us A Switch Of Gamora And Nebula For Yondu – #WheresGamora(UPDATE)

UPDATE: Diamond Select Toys got in touch with us after we ran the initial version of this article and said that, despite their specific wording, as reported verbatim by Bleeding Cool, Toys ‘R’ Us did not choose to have Yondu …

Introducing The Bleed By Some Of Our Top Writers – New Avengers Vol. 1: Everything Dies By Hickman And Epting (VIDEO)

  Introducing Bleeding Cool’s latest video feature, The Bleed! The Bleed is a weekly “book club” by some of the site’s writers including Erik Grove, Ian Mageto, Joseph Schmidt and David Dissanayake. Join them every Wednesday on the Google Hangout, …

Josh Brolin Talks Playing The Mad Titan, Thanos

In an interview with IGN, Josh Brolin talked about what got him to take the role of the Mad Titan and even having done other comic based movies (Jonah Hex, Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, Men In Black …

Prints Charming – Thirds For Silver Surfer And The Spread, Seconds For Doctor Who, Nemo, Guardians Of The Galaxy And Black Market

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Lying In The Gutters – 11th August 2014 – Mayday! Mayday! Mayday!

So I’m out of hospital now. Recuperating. But still working. Onwards. Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Why Amanda Conner Won’t Do Free Sketches At Conventions DC Comics Says Do Not Buy Grant Morrison’s Multiversity Randy Queen Targets Criticism Of …

Has Disney/Marvel Dropped The Ball? Folks Ask #WheresGamora

With the success of Guardians of the Galaxy and word that 44% of the audience was female… its surprised a lot of folks to learn that there is very little merchandise related to the two main female characters – Gamora …

Bob’s Burgers Of the Galaxy

Here is a fun little mash-up tweeted by John Roberts, the voice of Linda on FOX’s animated series Bob’s Burgers. Here we see the Bob’s Burgers family mixed with Marvel’s summer blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy… which makes sense because …

On Frogs, Raccoons, Apes And Ducks – Kermit Speaks

While doing the press tour for Muppets Most Wanted on DVD/Blu-Ray, Kermit the Frog was asked about his thoughts on the latest animal characters in the summer blockbusters like Rocket in the Guardians of the Galaxy and Caesar in Dawn …

Turtles To Net $65 Million And Sequel Announced

The reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle franchise is doing far better than expected at the box office this weekend, with estimates coming in between $65 million and $66 million. Paramount this morning has already announced a sequel is …

Co-Creator Of Howard The Duck, Val Mayerik, Talks About Guardians Of The Galaxy

Moises Chiullan co-hosts a podcast, Giant Size, recently welcoming  fellow Austin, Texas local Val Mayerik to his home to record an episode. Which also included his first comments on the appearance of a certain feathered friend in Guardians of The Galaxy. Moises …

Why Guardians of the Galaxy In IMAX May Be The Most (Blockbuster) Fun You’ll Have This Year

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu When a friend called to say he’s got me a ticket to an IMAX screening of Guardians of the Galaxy, of course I dropped everything and boy, am I glad I did! We all know the …

James Gunn Didn’t Think Guardians Would Work Initially

This is a cool video where James Gunn is asked about this initial reaction to the Guardians of the Galaxy concept and how he didn’t think it would work as a Marvel movie.

Guardians Vs Turtles – A Box Office Battle

Going into the weekend, a lot of the Hollywood folk are talking about Guardians of the Galaxy and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fighting for the top spot in the box office. They’re estimating that TMNT should do around $42 million …