Crazy Guy in Gandalf Costume Stops Train

SA Wardega posted this and it’s pretty much exactly what it says.  In his head, he saw the picture at the top too…you know he did.  Watch it ALL the way through.  We are sad, weird people, us geeks.

 

What Marvel Characters Are Eligible for Marvel Films?

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UPDATE: 8/6/2017
Much of what is below is still accurate, but Looper just did an excellent video on the topic so I thought I would include it as an addendum, since a few things have changed (most notably Spider-Man tricky legal arrangement).

Long, long ago (ten years) the thought of Marvel having a film studio backed by Disney was ludicrous.  Marvel  movies were Spider-Man and X-Men movies and that was that.  Then Iron Man started what has been come to be known as the Marvel Cinematic Universe: a shared film world where ANYONE could pop up.  Except everyone can’t pop up. Continue reading What Marvel Characters Are Eligible for Marvel Films?

Your New Sarah Connor is the Queen of Dragons!

Emilia ClarkeEmilia Clarke, who plays Danerys Targaryen on HBO’s Game of Thrones, has been cast as Sarah Connor in Terminator 5.  The choice is unsurprising as the film’s director, Alan Taylor (fresh off Thor the Dark World), has been heavily involved with the HBO adaptation of George RR Martin‘s fantasy novels since the beginning.  Thrones was Clark’s first acting job out of school, but she has grown into a commanding presence and I can very much see her as Sarah Connor. Continue reading Your New Sarah Connor is the Queen of Dragons!

Trailer Time: House of Cards Season 2 (2014)

I just finished re-watching the first season of Netflix’s House of Cards and am even more in awe of the accomplishment of the first season.  This much longer trailer for the second season has just premiered and it looks like the titular house of cards this time will be Frank’s (Kevin Spacey) as he tries to hold together what he accomplished in the first season while trying desperately to prevent anyone from finding out how he accomplished it. Continue reading Trailer Time: House of Cards Season 2 (2014)