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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Directors Kick Off Production With a Bunch of Trailers (It’s Not What You Think)

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by Britt Hayes 20 hours ago
Marvel
It’s a little too early to see any actual trailers for Avengers: Infinity War, especially since today marks the first official day of production for Marvel’s next big crossover event. To celebrate, directing duo Joe and Anthony Russo have shared a sneak peek at a bunch of trailers — but, like, the other kind. As for those other trailers, it’ll probably be another 11 months before the first one arrives.

Why No Avengers Died in ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ According To the Russo Brothers

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by Erin Whitney September 26, 2016 @ 9:32 AM
Marvel
There were a ton of rumors leading up to ‘Captain America: Civil War’ that the ending would find some of the Avengers killed, especially Steve Rogers. But after all the fighting, none of the Avengers met their fate, with Rhodey as the only one sustaining a serious injury. So why did all the superheroes survive?

Every Shot of Black Panther in ‘Civil War’ Was CG

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by Matt Singer September 19, 2016 @ 11:56 AM
Marvel
Here’s another mind-boggling tidbit from the fascinating Captain America: Civil War Blu-ray commentary. Every shot of Black Panther in Civil War is CGI. Not just the obvious ones, like where Panther’s chasing the Winter Soldier on foot or he’s in a hand-to-claw fight with Captain America. Every. Single. Shot.

Robert Downey Jr. Teases a New Jon Favreau Project in the Works

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by Emma Stefansky September 12, 2016 @ 4:59 PM
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Robert Downey Jr. and actor/director Jon Favreau have been buddies and occasional collaborators ever since Favreau directed and starred alongside Downey in 2008’s Iron Man (Favreau has played Tony Stark’s driver Happy Hogan in all of the Iron Man movies). Today Downey tweeted a photo of him and Favreau sitting down with a bunch of Marvel heavy hitters to tease a new project.

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Set Photo Reveals the Return of Josh Brolin’s Thanos

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by Emma Stefansky September 8, 2016 @ 3:24 PM
Marvel
With the huge successes of both Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War, Joe and Anthony Russo are back at it once again for Avengers: Infinity War, and today we have our first look at Josh Brolin as the villainous purple Titan Thanos. Well, kinda.

Captain America Is No Longer Captain America, Say the Russo Brothers

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by Emma Stefansky August 25, 2016 @ 1:45 PM
Marvel
Ahead of Captain America: Civil War's Blu-Ray release in September, The Huffington Post spoke with directors Joe and Anthony Russo to clear up some questions we all had at the end of the most recent Avengers installment. One of the final scenes of the movie is Steve Rogers putting down his shield, which made a lot of us wonder if that could mean he's symbolically giving up on his superhero alter-ego.

Joe Russo Explains ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Title Changes

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by Britt Hayes August 19, 2016 @ 3:57 PM
Marvel
It wasn’t exactly surprising when Disney and Marvel officially confirmed that Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 had dropped the ‘Part 1’ from its title — back in May, director Joe Russo said that both parts would soon be renamed. Not long after, we learned that the first film is now simply titled Avengers: Infinity War, while the sequel’s new title has yet to be revealed. According to the Russo brothers, it may still be quite a while before we learn what’s up with that fourth Avengers movie.

Russo Brothers Bringing ‘The Warriors’ Out to Play for New TV Series

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 5, 2016 @ 9:32 AM
Paramount
Get ready, you’re about to read that “come out and play” reference quite a bit in the next few days. Fresh off their latest Marvel triumph, the Russo brothers have lined up yet another TV project, this time bringing cult favorite The Warriors to Hulu as a brand-new one-hour TV series.

‘Captain America’ Directing Duo to Produce Chinese Superhero Film

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by Britt Hayes May 10, 2016 @ 7:20 PM
Marvel
Joe and Anthony Russo are currently two of the busiest filmmakers around, and in addition to prepping the two-part Avengers: Infinity War (which will undergo a title change), the directors of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Civil War are working on another superhero movie — but this one won’t be for U.S. audiences.

Marvel’s Russo Brothers Executive Producing Showtime Pot Comedy

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 9, 2016 @ 10:35 PM
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Sure, the Russo brothers may keep themselves busy with the odd Marvel movie or two over the next few years, but why deny TV roots like Community or Arrested Development? After all, Showtime is in need of a new marijuana-focused comedy after Weeds, something the Captain America: Civil War directors have in mind to produce.