NEW 'WALKING DEAD' TRAILER SPOTLIGHTS CARL'S JOURNEY02/19/18 @ 10:55 am EST
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BOX-OFFICE PREVIEW: 'SPIDER-VERSE' TO SWING PAST 'MORTAL ENGINES,' 'MULE' WITH $35M-PLUS12/13/18 @ 11:41 am EST
has released a new "Walking Dead" promo titled "Carl's Journey" in preparation for the beloved character's final episode, set to air Sunday.
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THRVALIANT PARTNERS WITH SILENT LEGENDS FOR THE BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE COLLECTIBLE CARD GAME APP12/13/18 @ 11:33 am EST
is reporting that of a trio of films which kick off the year-end holiday season this weekend (the others being The Mule
and Mortal Engines
), Sony's animated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
is set to deliver the biggest present with a debut in the $35 million range.
The critically-acclaimed film is
produced by Philip Lord and Christopher Miller, the pair behind The Lego Movie
. The PG film — revealing a shared universe where there can be more than one Spider-Man and introducing Brooklyn teen Miles Morales (Shameik Moore) as the wallcrawler — hopes to draw fanboys and kids alike. Spider-Verse
is a combination of CG and hand-drawn animation.
The pic's producers, which also include Amy Pascal, have also noted that Spider-Verse
is unique for featuring a superhero who is half-Puerto Rican and half-African-American. The movie cost $90 million to produce before marketing.
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INFIDEL TRADE PAPERBACK TOPS BEST OF LISTS, RUSHED BACK TO PRINT THIS WEEK12/13/18 @ 11:30 am EST
Valiant is proud to announce that it has joined forces with independent game studio Silent Legends to present BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE, a free-to-play collectible card game app that pits Valiant hero against Valiant hero in real-time, lightning-fast battle rounds!
Previously available to playtest on Steam’s Early Access service, BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE allows players to create a deck from hundreds of available cards featuring some of Valiant’s most popular characters, from Bloodshot to H.A.R.D. Corps to Faith and much more! Challenge friends in real-time PvP matches and defeat your opponents with unique combos and power-ups. Then, update your deck by crafting new cards, finishing quests, and earning booster packs!
“We’re very excited to partner with Silent Legends on BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE,” said Russell Brown, President of Consumer Products, Promotions, and Ad Sales. “We’re always looking to expand and enrich our fans’ experiences with their favorite Valiant characters in different mediums, and Silent Legends has created something really unique that will do just that.”
“We are thrilled to work with Valiant Entertainment, and to build the game around some of the most powerful, gritty and intriguing characters in comics,” said Chris Mirosevic, Director of Content and Marketing at Silent Legends. “BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE is easy to pick up, the fun is unlimited, and we hope that Valiant fans around the world will love it as much as we do.”
You can download the BATTLE OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE game to your mobile device on iOS or Google Play.
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FIRST TRAILER FOR 'PLAYMOBIL: THE MOVIE'12/13/18 @ 11:26 am EST
On the heels of news that Hany Abu-Assad(director on The Mountain Between Us
) will direct Infidel
’s film adaptation, Image Comics is rushing the breakout hit horror story Infidel
by bestselling editor and writer Pornsak Pichetshote, artist Aaron Campbell, award-winning colorist and editor José Villarrubia (Batman: Year 100, Spider-Man: Reign
), and letterer/designer Jeff Powell back to print this week, ahead of schedule.
A haunted house story for the 21st century, Infidel
follows an American Muslim woman and her multiracial neighbors who move into a building haunted by entities that feed off xenophobia. Garnering early critical acclaim for its fresh and timely twist on horror, Infidel
was selected for NPR
’s “Best Books of 2018” as well as featured on NPR
’s “100 Favorite Horror Stories of All Time” list, and selected for Book Riot
's "Best Comics of 2018” list.Infidel
trade paperback collects issues #1-5—the complete miniseries—plus an introduction by Tananarive Due and an afterword by Jeff Lemire.Infidel
trade paperback (ISBN: 9781534308367, Diamond Code JUL180148) is available now at local comic shops, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, Indiebound, and Indigo.Infidel
is also available for purchase across many digital platforms, including the official Image Comics iOS app, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play.
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On Animation StudiosNBC ORDERS ‘THE BLACKSMITH,’ BASED ON GRAPHIC NOVEL12/13/18 @ 11:12 am EST
has released the first trailer for Playmobil: The Movie
Inspired by the popular brand of toys, the movie takes the audience on an adventure through the fantastic, limitless universe of Playmobil.Playmobil: The Movie
opens in theaters on August 16, 2019.
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DeadlineFIRST IMAGE FOR MOVIE ADAPTATION OF THE VERTIGO COMIC, 'THE KITCHEN'12/13/18 @ 9:35 am EST
is reporting that NBC has put in development Blacksmith,
based on the graphic novel by Malik Evans and Richard Sparkman, from feature writer-director Jeff Wadlow (Truth or Dare)
. Universal TV produces in association with Studio71, a digital media company and premium content studio, and Kickstart, the company behind the Blacksmith
is centered on Alex Malloy, known in the intelligence community for building high-tech weapons for U.S. government agencies. When he discovers some of the files containing his weapon designs have fallen into the wrong hands, he sets off on a journey to recover the files before his weapons are used for harm.
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The Collider'SWAMP THING': IAN ZIERING JOINS THE CAST AS DC HERO BLUE DEVIL12/13/18 @ 9:24 am EST
has an image from The Kitchen
, a coming film based on the Vertigo title of the same name.The Kitchen
was a 2014 series by Ollie Masters and Ming Doyle. It followed three housewives in the 1970s who had taken over the mob when their husbands were arrested by the FBI.
The film stars stars Domhnall Gleeson, James Badge Dale, Brian d’Arcy James, Margo Martindale, Common, and Bill Camp.
It currently has a September 20th, 2019 release date.
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Deadline'MARY POPPINS RETURNS': FEATURETTE TEASES TOPSY, NEW CLIP SHOWSCASES NEW SONG12/13/18 @ 9:15 am EST
is reporting that Ian Ziering has joined the cast of Swamp Thing
, the DC Universe streaming series.
The show, now in production, stars Crystal Reed as Abby Arcane, a young woman who investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets.
Ziering will be a recurring guest star as DC character Blue Devil, a stuntman turned hero who fights occult evil. He is described by the series as “Stuntman turned movie star, Daniel Cassidy became semi-famous after playing the demonic Blue Devil. But now, eight years later, Cassidy finds himself living out his days in frustration, pining for his former fame while on a collision course with destiny.”
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Disney'THE MANDALORIAN' ADDS GIANCARLO ESPOSITO, WERNER HERZOG, CARL WEATHERS TO CAST12/12/18 @ 7:56 pm EST
has released a new featurette for Mary Poppins Returns
that focuses on Topsy, the character played by the legendary Meryl Streep. Also out now is a bathtime clip in which we also get to hear the beginning of one of the new songs from the movie.Mary Poppins Returns
hits theaters Dec. 25.
Bathtime clip: https://youtu.be/e_sV7hm179Q
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The MandalorianPIXAR'S 'ONWARD' TO VOICE STAR CHRIS PRATT, TOM HOLLAND, JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS AND OCTAVIA SPENCER12/12/18 @ 7:51 pm EST
cast has taken shape, reports Variety
The coming live-action Star Wars
streaming series has revealed that the cast now includes Giancarlo Esposito, Emily Swallow, Carl Weathers, Omid Abtahi, and Werner Herzog. They join previously announced cast members Pedro Pascal, Nick Nolte, and Gina Carano. As with all things Star Wars
, the exact nature of each actor’s role is being kept under wraps, though it has been officially confirmed that Pascal will play the title role in the series.The Mandalorian
is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order. It follows the travails of a lone gunfighter (Pascal) in the outer reaches of the galaxy far from the authority of the New Republic. It will air on Disney+.
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reports that Pixar has announced a new film called Onward
will voice star Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Octavia Spencer. Monsters University
director Dan Scanlon and producer Kori Rae are taking on Onward
, which is set in a suburban fantasy world. It centers on two teen elf brothers who go on a quest to discover if there is still magic left in the world.
The film will be a reunion for Marvel Studios' Pratt and Holland, who appeared together in this summer's Avengers: Infinity War
hits theaters March 6, 2020.