Disney Exec Sidesteps Questions About Marvel’s China Movie Release Problems

A Disney Asia exec offers only non-answers when pressed for a comment on Marvel Studios’ issues getting recent films into Chinese theaters. The Marvel Cinematic Universe was largely successful in China, a major box office market, until the last couple of years. Marvel Studios’ biggest releases since theaters worldwide began to reopen were being rejected … Read more

Everything you need to know about the ‘Dune’ universe before seeing the new movie

Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica and Oscar Isaac as Duke Leto in “Dune.” Chiabella James/Warner Bros. Pictures Denis Villeneuve’s new “Dune” adaptation premieres October 22 and features a star-studded cast. But those unfamiliar with the 1965 novel that inspired the movie might feel a little lost. The world of “Dune” is complex and richly crafted … Read more

Why Venom Can’t Be Part Of The Spider-Man 3’s MCU Sinister Six

A Venom 2 post-credit scene teased Venom as a member of the Sinister Six, but there’s a reason the character won’t be a villain in Spider-Man 3. Warning: Spoilers for Venom: Let There Be Carnage. A Venom: Let There Be Carnage post-credit scene may have teased Venom as a Sinister Six villain in Spider-Man: No Way Home, … Read more

How Marvel Stopped Richard Madden Being Too Like Superman In The Eternals

Eternals producer Nate Moore explains how Marvel prevented Richard Madden’s Ikaris from being too much like DC’s Superman with so many shared powers. Eternals producer Nate Moore has explained how Marvel Studios prevented Richard Madden’s Ikaris from being too much like DC’s Superman. In theaters on November 5, the third Phase 4 film to take … Read more

No Time To Die – Buffalo Rising

Daniel Craig has been retired as James Bond—and none too soon. While Craig is only 53—maybe closer to 50 when the film was made—he’s got a 50-going-on-60 look. The body’s trim enough, but the face reveals a man too old to have smooth-skinned Madeleine (Léa Seydoux, playing the daughter of Vesper Lynd, Bond’s love interest … Read more

Oscar Isaac Says MCU’s Moon Knight Role Is Best Career Risk

Oscar Isaac is one of the most universally liked actors, and now he’s part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. His work bridges the gap between more niche, arthouse projects and big-budget blockbusters made for a broad audience. He was a part of two other massive franchises before joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Still, given some … Read more

How a trip to a local halal food store can expand respect for cuisine and culture: Andrew Coppolino

Medjool dates, pistachios, red lentils, yogurts and lamb chops are ingredients that are commonly enjoyed by many people of many different cultures. But the dishes that they are used to create are perhaps better understood — and perhaps even taste better — when they are placed within a context. Food is only one part of any … Read more

“Black Widow” shares exclusive material shortly after its premiere – MRT

You might be wondering how Black Widow will have a solo movie if he passed away in “Avengers: Endgame.” Let’s remember that she sacrificed herself so that Clint Barton could get the soul gem on the planet Vormir. Now go back to the big screen to tell a new story. Basically, the tape “Black Widow” … Read more