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Nic Cage's Superman makes his debut in new trailer for Teen Titans Go! To The Movies

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:57

A new trailer has arrived for Teen Titans Go! To the Movies and there's a lot of unpack from it. For instance, it lays out the entire premise of the film based on the cartoon network show.

Categories: Movies

Avengers: Infinity War created a major inconsistency in the MCU's Infinity Gauntlet timeline

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:45

It can't be easy keeping the threads of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in line. Over 10 years and 19 movies, the MCU has fashioned itself a multi-billion-dollar gilded tower with which to look down on other franchises. The people in charge of keeping the threads all headed in the same direction do not have an easy job.

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Hasbro closes deal with Saban to be the new owners of the Power Rangers franchise

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:34

After 25 years at their original home, the Power Rangers have a new owner. Hasbro Inc. announced Tuesday that it has entered a "definitive agreement" with Saban Properties to acquire the Power Rangers franchise, as well as other properties, for a combined cash and stock value of $522 million.

Categories: Movies

Assassins Are Dragged into the Depths of Hell in FORWARD [Trailer]

Quiet Earth - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:32
Terror Films is debuting the official trailer and poster for their first Spanish language horror film, FORWARD. FORWARD is set to be released Tuesday, May 1 (today!).

The film was written and directed by Henry Bedwell (Darker Than Night) and stars Harold Torres and Axel Ricco as "two assassins hired to avenge their boss. The job leads them to what appears to be an abandoned hotel. However, they soon find themselves in an unexpected maze of madness, where realities intertwine and nightmares come to life. Faced with an evil demon named Larissa - played by Latin America telev [Continued ...]
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Strong Female Characters #19: Kayla Marie, Joelle Monique and Clarkisha Kent discuss the aftermath of Universal FanCon

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:31

Welcome, listeners! After a small break due to travel, we're back with an all-new episode of our SYFY FANGRRLS Strong Female Characters podcast.

This week, we're breaking down the aftermath of the "postponement" of Universal FanCon and how it's affected people involved at all levels of con participation—from volunteers, promoters and talent to freelance writers and former staff from the outlet Black Girl Nerds.

Categories: Movies

Infinity War writers explain Ant-Man's absence, why he didn't fit into Thanos' tale

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:19

Ant-Man, along with the Guardians of the Galaxy, are the zany pinnacle of the MCU that helps differentiate the franchise from something more dour and humorless like the DC super saga. So when the Marvel movies take a turn for the upsetting, how do these heroes — specifically the former — cope with the tonal change? Well, by not being in the movie.

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Science Behind the Fiction: Making Thor's Infinity War hammer with a neutron star

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:15

Can you believe it finally happened? After all this time, Thanos has arrived. Ten years ago tomorrow, Iron Man, hit theaters and set us on a path that led us to right here. After a decade and 19 movies, we've entered into a reckoning.

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These savage memes inspired by the end of Infinity War will make you laugh and then weep

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:12

If you sat through all of Avengers: Infinity War and claim that you didn't shed a single tear in anguish, then you are either lying or a robot sent from the future to assasinate the saviour of humanity. There is not in between.

**SPOILER WARNING: There are major spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War below. We cannot stress how major these spoilers are. You have been warned!***

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child nominated for 10 Tony Awards, including Best Play

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:04

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child continues its magical winning streak by getting some Tony love. The massively successful play based on a short story by J.K. Rowling has nabbed 10 Tony Award nominations, including one for Best Play.

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Could an Army of Accountants Bring Down Trump? - The Nation.

Temping NYC - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:58

The Nation.

Could an Army of Accountants Bring Down Trump?
The Nation.
However, after a stint packing ice cream cones in a factory and a few years as a clerk in Oregon's state-run liquor stores, I found myself at a temp agency looking for something that might pay a little better. As it turned out, there was a 25-cents-per ...

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Watch the stars of Avengers: Infinity War read mean tweets about themselves

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:37

Avengers: Infinity War is the biggest movie in the world right now, which means its many (many) stars are among the biggest stars in the world. Over the last few weeks they've traveled the world to promote the movie, visiting talks shows, premieres, and fan events where they've been showered with adoration and asked for selfie after selfie.

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Infinity War writers on that ending: 'Yes, this happens. Deal with it'

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:37

The world (and internet) is still reeling from the finale of the MCU’s climactic film, one whose spoilers are so deep that if you clicked on this article, you’ve already signed away your right to complain.

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WATCH: Deadpool in 2 minutes

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:30

Everyone's favorite foul-mouthed mercenary will be returning to movie theaters on May 17 in Deadpool 2, so now is the perfect time to take a look at the character's comic book history.

The original depiction of Deadpool was quite different when he first appeared in 1991, as he was initially depicted as a villain. It would take a little while for him to start breaking the fourth wall and to realize that he is, in fact, a comic book character.

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Cthulhu takes on Hollywood in Puppeteers for Fears’ eldritch musical

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:21

Dead Cthulhu waited dreaming in the murky depths of R’lyeh for millennia, but now the stars are right for him to creep out and take center stage as he lures would-be cultists to Hollywood’s Hobgoblin Playhouse for Cthulhu: The Musical.

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The moral of Avengers: Infinity War? Kill your friends and loved ones

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:15

"We don't trade lives," the First Avenger says to the solemn android. His smile offers comfort, his voice as confident as his rugged new beard — which a mighty Asgardian would approve of later.

Oh Captain, my Captain.

Maybe you should've traded one this time.

**SPOILER WARNING: This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War.**

Categories: Movies

Josh Holloway reveals he was supposed to play Gambit in X-Men Origins: Wolverine

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:08

The X-Man known as Remy Etienne LeBeau, aka Gambit, has not had an easy time while in the hands of Hollywood. Able to manipulate pure kinetic energy, Gambit can easily turn mundane objects like playing cards into deadly weapons.

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A very tiny breakdown of the new Ant-Man and the Wasp trailer

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:00

"We were just tiny!"

The new trailer for Marvel's Ant-Man and the Wasp is here. And because it's one of the two Marvel Cinematic Universe films premiering between Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4, it's very important to break this puppy down.

But first, let's watch it again:

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Marvel Comics single-issue solicitations for July 2018

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 20:57

Every month, SYFY WIRE brings you the solicitations for all the upcoming comic books you need to know about. Today we have Marvel Comics listings for July 2018 single-issue comics.

Categories: Movies

We answer your Avengers: Infinity War questions

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 20:33

You've seen Avengers: Infinity War. You have questions. We've got answers. And if you haven't yet seen the culmination of 10 years, 18 movies, and 25 villains paving the path to Thanos and his Infinity Gauntlet, what are you doing in this post!? There are MAJOR spoilers ahead. 

You've been warned. 

MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD FOR Avengers: Infinity War. 

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Kevin Feige thanks fans for Avengers: Infinity War response and 10 years of Marvel movies

SciFi Wire - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 20:06

It’s hard to picture the debut of Avengers: Infinity War going any better than it did last weekend. The 19th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe obliterated the box office record previously held by Star Wars: The Force Awakens and became an event unto itself.

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