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Headlines from Around the Web, Wed 9-12-12

September 12, 2012

News bites from around the web include bits on a few Joss Whedon things, Prometheus, MST3K fan alert, and E.T. coming back to theaters for one day only… – Much Ado About Nothing The biggest piece of news, as far as we’re concerned here, is that Joss Whedon‘s private little shindig of a movie, called […]

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Behind The Scenes EFX Secrets from The Avengers!

September 6, 2012

Wow, that gang from Io9 spent some time at Industrial Light and Magic and got the low-down on many behind-the-scenes EFX aspects of The Avengers, and some if it is pretty insightful material, giving you a  feel on how some aspects of the the movie were shot. Let’s check it out, and don’t worry too […]

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ABC Orders S.H.I.E.L.D. TV Series, Joss Whedon To Helm

August 29, 2012

Brusimm hinted at Whedon helming a new TV show, and now the news is concrete where Disney/ABC has ordered a S.H.I.E.L.D. TV series.  Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen will exec produce, with production to begin immediately on this live-action series. There’s no word on how many episodes were ordered.  They might be playing […]

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Will Joss Whedon Be Overseeing Marvel Movies For The Next Few Years?

August 17, 2012

I’m sure you’ve heard the news about The Avengers 2…  That Joss Whedon signed on to direct and it will be due out in theaters on May 1st, 2015.  And that he will be overseeing the Marvel TV series that takes place in the universe of the Avengers, but not include those heroes specifically.  […]

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Joss Whedon Directing ‘Avengers 2′ and …

August 7, 2012

A Variety reporter just tweeted that Joss Whedon will write and direct The Avengers 2.  That is super awesome news.  That means that whatever vision Whedon had in mind when creating the first movie will now have a chance to survive into The Avengers sequel. The other bit of news that the reporter tweeted is […]

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Watch Joss Whedon’s Acting Gig Produced by Felicia Day in Scary Smash!

July 22, 2012

Yes, you read right…  After The Avengers, the man himself, Joss Whedon went on to star in Scary Smash, a production by Felicia Day that’s directed by Daniel Strange.  (It must really be strange to direct Joss Whedon!) This latest project that Joss Whedon stars in, Scary Smash, is about a giant monster that kills […]

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Interested In What Dark Horse Has Coming Out This Summer?

July 18, 2012

If you’re wondering what’s coming out from Dark Horse Comics in the next couple of months, I have a quickie list of titles and dates for you! Via press release: – ANGEL & FAITH #12 (REBEKAH ISSACS VARIANT COVER) Using remnants of magic, Angel, Faith, Willow, and Connor have entered the hell dimension where no […]

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THE AVENGERS Is the 35th Most Watched Movie Ever, As Of June 4th, 2012

June 5, 2012

Ah, right now I’m tickled to see Joss Whedon‘s work on The Avengers go into the record books for all-time box office gross.  Yet I don’t know about you, but I get curious as to how many people actually went to see a movie, not just the money spent on it. That’s always a telling […]

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The Brand of Tony Stark’s “NEW” Bracelets He Wore In THE AVENGERS

May 30, 2012

Here’s something I came across that can be categorized as interesting, that came out of The Avengers movie… In the third act of Joss Whedon‘s movie, The Avengers, we see Tony Stark’s (Robert Downey Jr.) newly inspired armor design get put to use, since Tony was so hard on the previous version of his […]

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Cool Observations About BATTLESHIP and Tidbits From THE AVENGERS

May 19, 2012

After having seen both Battleship and The Avengers, there were a couple of things that stood out for me from both of these movies. In one movie, there was something about the cast that I found myself appreciating and in the other movie, there was something that caught my eye, that was one of many […]

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THE AVENGERS Coming To DVD & Blu-ray Sooner Than Expected

May 18, 2012

The Avengers is coming to DVD & Blu-ray rather quickly compared to most movies.  And again, that’s another completely refreshing aspect to this movie from Joss Whedon.  First the awesome action, humor, and the incredible dynamics of the character ensemble has made this movie an incredible box office smash.  Literally. Joss Whedon’s The Avengers is […]

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Joss Whedon’s THE AVENGERS Continues to Crush Puny Box Office Records (25)

May 16, 2012

Right now, Joss Whedon’s ensemble superhero team movie, The Avengers, has ammassed 25 different box office records, some of which include “Opening Weekend,” “PG-13 Opening,” “Second Weekend,” the fastest movie to reach $100M, $150M, $200M, $250M, $300M and $350M.

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There May Be More Female Characters For ‘The Avengers 2′

May 14, 2012

As The Avengers surpasses the $1 Billion mark there’s the obvious chatter about a sequel and some talk about adding more female characters to the lineup…

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Should Joss Whedon Thank Fox TV + One Fan’s Meager Thank You

May 11, 2012

This bit starts out as one of those, “What If,” alternate reality conjectures.  What if Joss Whedon stepped on “that butterfly?”  And then I drift off into another direction, touching on his Thank You Letter to his fans, and then a bit more from me, my own thanks.  For what it’s worth. I watched a […]

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Joss Whedon’s ‘Firefly’ On Sale on Amazon

May 10, 2012

The space western from Joss Whedon, Firefly, seems to be on sale this month in both DVD and Blu-ray formats on Amazon.  It’s not a huge sale, but a sale is a sale! Firefly was that ill-fated series that aired on Fox, but for some “creative” reason, Fox reordered all the episodes so things seemed […]

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How Disney Made Millions Selling Fewer Tickets for ‘The Avengers?’

May 9, 2012

Disney Certainly Knows How To Set “Financial” Records with 3D!  And that’s the bottom line!  Sure, it’s a gimmick to some, but for many, it is a great little curiosity or true additional depth to one’s movie experience.  We all have our different takes on the issue of 3D movies.  But one thing is for […]

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‘The Avengers’ Spoilers Conversation

May 7, 2012

So I saw Joss Whedon’s The Avengers today (Opening day on Friday, May 4th) and as this was the culmination of all the previous Marvel movies to date as the characters from those movies come together to face off against a global alien threat.  Facing off against Loki and his alien minions are The Incredible […]

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‘The Avengers’ Weekend Ongoing Box Office Tallies

May 5, 2012

This  box office report will continue to be updated as numbers become available from the weekend: Joss Whedon‘s movie, The Avengers, is hurtling towards various box office records, and rightfully so.  The movie was the best Marvel movie I’ve ever seen and as the general movie audience is discovering, in the realm of all movies, […]

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