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‘Captain America: Civil War’ Will Also Feature Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow

by Britt Hayes January 15, 2015 @ 5:23 PM
Earlier today, ‘Captain America’ screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely gave us some hints about ‘Civil War,’ which will apparently have a connection to ‘Agent Carter.’ ‘The Winter Soldier’ and ‘Civil War’ directing duo Joe and Anthony Russo have a little bit of an addendum for that news, as they’ve just confirmed that Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow is returning for the third Cap movie.

‘Captain America: Civil War’ Begins Filming in April, Anthony Mackie Reveals Locations

by Britt Hayes January 10, 2015 @ 12:58 PM
Marvel/Illustration by @nikisun, Twitter
Yes, we’ve all been distracted by the awesome arrival of the first ‘Ant-Man’ trailer, as well as new images and concept art from the film, but let’s not forget the other Marvel movies on the horizon—like ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ which will kick off Marvel’s Phase 3 and introduce the epic ‘Civil War’ storyline from the comics. Anthony Mackie has dropped a few details on the upcoming third installment in the ‘Captain America’ series, including when and where they’ll be filming.

‘Spider-Man’ Reboot Plans Revealed, the Russo Brothers Want to Produce New Spidey Films

by Britt Hayes December 15, 2014 @ 7:46 PM
Yes, it’s another round of leaked e-mails from that massive Sony hack, and yes, it’s another batch of information regarding the studio’s plans for their Spider-Man franchise. Following the underwhelming performance of ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ Sony hasn’t quite known what to do with their only superhero property—and given that Spider-Man still has great franchise potential in the right creative hands, Sony appears to be coming at this problem from all angles. More leaked e-mails from the company shed light on Sony’s intentions to reboot the franchise yet again, as well as further details on their talks with Marvel for a crossover and how the directors of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ might be involved.

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Will Most Likely Be Directed by ‘Winter Soldier’ Duo Joe and Anthony Russo

by Britt Hayes November 15, 2014 @ 2:12 PM
Just last month when Marvel announced ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ there was an additional little nugget of news/rumor tucked into that surprising reveal: Marvel was eyeing ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ directors Joe and Anthony Russo to helm ‘Avengers: Infinity War.’ That's in addition to their responsibilities directing ‘Civil War.’ As it turns out, the rumors are true, and the Russo brothers are indeed the frontrunners to direct the two-part ‘Infinity War,’ which would also confirm what we've known for some time: Joss Whedon won't be back.

'Community' Season 6 Premiere: Russo Brothers Returning to Direct

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 26, 2014 @ 7:57 PM
Sony Pictures TV
Many a big-name director once cut their teeth on NBC's 'Community,' from the likes of 'Fast and Furious' franchise helmer Justin Lin, to 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' (and sequel!) directors Joe and Anthony Russo. Now, with 'Community' headed into unfamiliar territory for its sixth season on Yahoo Screen, the Russos will return to guide its transition by directing the season 6 premiere.

Comic-Con 2014: Marvel's 'Agent Carter' Gets Some 'Captain America' Directors

by Britt Hayes July 25, 2014 @ 6:12 PM
One of the shows we're looking forward to most is Marvel's new 'Agent Carter' series, based on the character from the 'Captain America' films. At the Marvel TV panel this evening at Comic-Con 2014, the studio revealed that 'Agent Carter' will definitely have some familiar help behind the scenes as 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' directors Joe and Anthony Russo will direct two episodes, while Marvel co-president Louis D'Esposito will handle the pilot.

'Community' Movie Talk Eyes 'Fast and Furious' Director Justin Lin

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 26, 2014 @ 2:45 PM
'Community''s infamous "Six Seasons and a Movie" mantra has proven increasingly accurate with each surprise renewal, and while NBC has yet to formally decide on a sixth, and likely final season for the Greendale gang, new movie rumors suggest 'Fast and Furious' (and former 'Community) director Justin Lin may be eyed to helm a theatrical venture.

'Captain America 2' Unleashes More Than 60 New Photos

by Nick Romano March 18, 2014 @ 10:15 AM
All photos courtesy of Marvel Studios
We're much closer to seeing 'Captain America 2' (dubbed 'The Winter Soldier') than the anticipation might lead you to believe, and you'll finally get to see what many critics are already suggesting is Marvel's best movie to date come its April 4 premiere. To keep you somewhat satiated and to go along with your vast library of trailers, TV spots and behind-the-scenes footage, Marvel released a massive gallery with more than 60 new photos from 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier.'

'Captain America 3' Set for 2016 Release, Will Go Head-to-Head With 'Batman vs. Superman'

by Nick Romano March 13, 2014 @ 4:18 PM
Marvel Studios
The mystery has been solved! Not long ago, Marvel Studios set a May 2016 release date for an untitled Marvel movie, which recently became a hot topic as 'Batman vs. Superman' rescheduled to open on the same date. Now, after much speculation, the identity of the mystery Marvel film has been revealed to be 'Captain America 3,' which directors Joe and Anthony Russo are already actively developing.

'Captain America 2' Reviews: Early Buzz Says 'The Winter Soldier' Will Blow You Out of the Water

by Nick Romano March 11, 2014 @ 10:32 AM
Marvel Studios
The highly anticipated 'Captain America 2' (officially titled 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'), which, according to Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, is supposed to completely change the public's perception of what a superhero movie is, started screening for press. Now, thanks to social media, the first 'Captain America 2' reviews are trickling in and word is overwhelmingly positive.