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Wait, Does 2005’s ‘Fantastic Four’ End With a Shot of Doctor Doom’s Metal Penis?

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by Matt Singer July 15, 2015 @ 10:48 AM
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There is a reason Fox is rebooting the Fantastic Four just a decade after Marvel’s First Family made their big-screen debut. Actually, there are a lot of reasons. The first Fantastic Four franchise, which lasted just two movies over three years in the middle of last decade, was kind of a nightmare. It featured bizarre characterizations, laughable special effects, instantly dated pop-culture references, and impossibly dumb plot twists.

‘Fantastic Four’ Comic-Con Trailer: It’s (Almost) Clobbering Time

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by Matt Singer July 14, 2015 @ 8:32 AM
My favorite line in the new trailer for Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four, which was just released online after its debut last weekend at Comic-Con, is the one spoken by Reg. E. Cathey as Dr. Franklin Storm. “It is our duty as human beings,” he says, “to push forward into the unknown.”

Comic-Con 2015: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse,’ ‘Deadpool’ and ‘Fantastic Four’ at the 20th Century Fox Panel

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by Britt Hayes July 11, 2015 @ 8:31 PM
20th Century Fox
After a few days of big surprises at Comic-Con 2015, things are starting to wind down, but we're not quite done yet. 20th Century Fox arrived in Hall H, bringing X-Men: Apocalypse, Deadpool and Fantastic Four. Although Star Wars and Batman v Superman were major draws this year, we've been really excited to hear more about X-Men: Apocalypse and Deadpool, as Fox continues to build its impressive franchise universe.

‘Fantastic Four’ 3D Conversion Has Officially Been Canceled

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by Britt Hayes July 11, 2015 @ 12:53 PM
20th Century Fox
We’re just hours away from Fox’s panel at Comic-Con 2015, but we’ve already got some big news about the Fantastic Four reboot. The film was previously scheduled for a 3D release, but recent promotional materials have removed the “Presented in Real D 3D” stamp — and now comes confirmation from Fox that the film will be released solely in 2D.

‘Fantastic Four’ Producer Says Fans Have a ‘Chip on Their Shoulder,’ Plus Check Out New Images

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by Britt Hayes July 9, 2015 @ 10:06 AM
20th Century Fox
The new Fantastic Four reboot comes with a lot of built-in baggage — fans were so disappointed in the 2005 film and the subsequent sequel in 2007 (perhaps more so with the latter), that they’re naturally skeptical of another go-round with the super-powered quartet. Producer Simon Kinberg is aware of this and acknowledges it in a new interview, while remaining in director Josh Trank’s corner regardless of the rumors that continue to swirl about his behavior on set.

Comic Strip: ‘Batman vs. Superman’ Sounds Grimmer Than Anyone Expected

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by Jacob Hall July 8, 2015 @ 11:16 AM
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ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie/TV news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, a few Batman v Superman scenes get described, Deadpool graces the cover of Entertainment Weekly, and Kevin Feige explains where the Marvel One-Shots went.

‘Fantastic Four’ TV Spot Gives the Super Group Some Kanye West ‘Power’

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by Britt Hayes June 27, 2015 @ 1:15 PM
This is probably the best Fantastic Four preview we’ve gotten yet, thanks to the use of Kanye West’s “Power,” thus proving that adding Kanye West to things automatically makes them better. The “Power” theme is obvious in the new spot, which showcases plenty of new footage in its short, 30-second runtime.

Rumor: ‘X-Men’ and ‘Fantastic Four’ Crossover Planned for 2018

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by Britt Hayes June 24, 2015 @ 5:20 PM
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This isn’t the first time we’ve heard rumors about a possible crossover between Fox’s new Fantastic Four and the well-established X-Men franchises. Producer and writer Simon Kinberg himself has hinted at the possibility, and given his lengthy contract with Fox, it seems plausible. A new report makes that possibility seem more like a reality, and rumor has it the crossover may hit the big screen as soon as 2018.

Comic Strip: How do You Sell ‘Ant-Man’ and ‘Fantastic Four’?

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by Jacob Hall June 15, 2015 @ 11:29 AM
20th Century Fox
ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie/TV news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, watch new TV spots for Fantastic Four and Ant-Man, ponder the existence of a Spider-Gwen movie, and go behind the scenes of the latest X-Men movie via social media.

‘Fantastic Four’ TV Spot Introduces You to Four Extraordinary Subjects

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by Britt Hayes June 11, 2015 @ 9:12 PM
“Shall I alert the fire department?” The latest TV spot for Fantastic Four has arrived, and it’s brought along a sense of humor, finally. So far, the trailers we’ve seen for Josh Trank’s reboot have been a bit gloomy and severe, with only tiny hints of a lighter tone in the chemistry between the four leading stars. To be fair, Ben Grimm still looks a bit, well, grim.