Tag Archives: x-men: first class

Grace Randolph’s Between The Pages: A Little Mystique

Think About The Ink presents: Jennifer Lawrence and Rebecca Romijn have both played Mystique, and one or both will star in X-Men Days of Future Past 2014. Rebecca Romijn originated the role in X-Men, X2 and X-Men The Last Stand, …

X-Men Sequel Headed Towards Days Of Future Past?

It’s their density.

Rights Glitch: Quicksilver And Scarlet Witch Could Appear In Both Fox And Marvel Studios Movies

Avengers Assemble (so titled because people were getting confused about why Diana Rigg wasn’t in it – no, really) premiered in the UK last night at the Westfield shopping centre in London. Ben Mortimer of HeyUGuys was there to badger …

An Extra Life On… Captain America And X-Men First Class

Paul W Franklin writes weekly for Bleeding Cool about the life of an Extra. “Anyone who can’t get it right this time will feel my dick in their arse! It’s not big but there’s a lot of weight behind it.” …

Saturday Trending Topics: Conspiracies And Secrets

I’ve seen a lot of new conspiracy theories spun up in response to Rich’s debunking of the original one on Saturday, but the truth is we might never get the inside scoop about how this plan was developed until one …

Friday Trending Topics: X-Men First Class Beats Thor’s Midnight Opening

In the middle of a very DC-centric week, there’s still been an awful lot of excitement about the US opening of X-Men First Class. Brendon told you this was a good movie a couple weeks ago, and it seems that …

Monday Trending Topics: Watch The Skies

In day 2 of the X-Men: First Class skywriting campaign, the logos spread from LA to other parts of California. You have to wonder if they’ll start appearing above cities around the rest of the country as the week progresses …

Californians, Look Up In The Sky: The X-Men Logo Skywriting Campaign Is Spreading

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool told you about an interesting X-Men First Class marketing campaign that involved skywriting the X-Men circle-X logo over the skies of Los Angeles. Right now, the campaign appears to be spreading to other areas. Reports have the …

X-Men Logos In The Sky Above Los Angeles [Updated With Video]

When I first saw The Surrogates writer Robert Venditti mention this a few hours ago, I dismissed it as perhaps a one-time prank or coincidence.  But it would appear that there is a rather unusual and ambitious marketing campaign for …

Friday Trending Topics: An Atom Age Fantastic Four Reboot? Let The Campaign Begin Here

The theory behind this rumor has been out there for going on a couple years now, but with the effectiveness of X-Men First Class, the idea is gaining a lot of currency again fast. Reboot the Fantastic Four films back …

Tuesday Trending Topics: Matthew Vaughn Takes Names

He seems to be done with the Kick Ass part of the equation, according to what he told Brendon earller. He said lots of other things too, about X-Men First Class, his super spy project with Mark Millar, and more. …

Matthew Vaughn On X-Men: First Class – On The Writing Credits, On The Bond Influence, On The Difficult Shoot And More

It seems like the quality of X-Men: First Class is inversely proportional to the difficulties faced in bringing it to the screen. These challenges, and how some of them were overcome, made up much of my chat with Matthew Vaughn …

Matthew Vaughn On His Mark Millar/Dave Gibbons Super Spy Project

We don’t yet know the name of the Matthew Vaughn-Mark Millar-Dave Gibbons super spy project, an undertaking that is already underway as a comic and later set to become a film. This is apparently because some kind of legal clearance …

Why The Kick-Ass 2 Movie Probably Won’t Ever Happen

Time for another slice of Matthew Vaughn pie. Later on, we’ll get to some in depth discussion of X-Men: First Class, with both Vaughn and screenwriter Jane Goldman, but before then, let’s take care of Any Other Business. Speaking to …

Sunday Trending Topics: X-Men First Class And Getting It

The thing that jumps out at me the most about Brendon Connelly‘s embargo-induced non-review of X-Men First Class is the reference to X2.  Because I’ve always thought of X2 as a level-up in the recent history of the comic book …

Wednesday Trending Topics: An X-Men First Class Exclusive, An Avengers Filming Mystery

The BC was dominated by film and tv today, what with Rich on television (again!) and an X-Men First Class trailer exclusive and Brendon unearthing a bunch of other film stories, as usual.  Also, there’s Greg Capullo Batman. Tomorrow? The …

Tuesday Trending Topics: X-Men Come From Russia With Love, Now There’s Fear Itself

An extremely busy day for comic and film news today, with subjects as diverse as Fear Itself, Charlie Sheen, Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, and X-Men First Class topping it off. Here’s what people read today: Most-Read Comic Posts Swipe File: Final …

Look! It’s Havok In X-Men: First Class

It remains to be seen what kind, or size, of role Havok will have in Matthew Vaughn’s X-Men: First Class. I’d also be taking wild shots in the dark if I were to speculate as to why he’s pictured here …