X-Men: First Class

Fox Lands Sci-Fi Disaster Script ‘Ascension’ for Matthew Vaughn

by Charles Bramesco October 13, 2015 @ 9:29 AM
Universal Pictures
Because the world contains a finite number of graphic novels written by Mark Millar, and because everyone’s gotta eat, money-in-the-bank filmmaker Matthew Vaughn is in the process of striking a deal with 20th Century Fox to direct a new project based on a fresh script that the studio purchased extra-specially for him.

The 10 Greatest Superhero Movie Villains of All-Time

by Jacob Hall April 15, 2015 @ 7:14 AM
Without a great adversary, what good is a superhero? Without someone to punch in the face, Batman would just be some rich schmuck driving around in a weird-looking tank. Without someone on the receiving end of his shield, Captain America would just hang out at the V.F.W. all day. So let’s celebrate the villains. Let’s bring on the bad guys and give them their moment in the sun. With Avengers: Age of Ultron introducing another memorable baddie in the form of James Spader’s titular metallic menace, let’s take some time to run down the 10 greatest superhero movie villains of all time.

New 'Terminator' TV Series From 'X-Men' Writers in Development, Will Connect to Movies

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 6, 2013 @ 12:53 PM
Just when you thought franchise-connectivity news was at an all-time high this week -- with 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' its 'Fantastic Four' tie-ins, and every other big-budget property under the sun -- in comes a new 'Terminator' TV series in development with Paramount, said to connect to the upcoming rebooted film series! Hooray for things!

The 34 Modern Marvel Movies Ranked From Worst to Best!

by Jacob Hall May 3, 2013 @ 8:33 AM
20th Century Fox/Sony Pictures/Marvel
When X-Men arrived in 2000, the landscape of the cinematic blockbuster was changed forever. Superheroes still dominate the summer and more often than not, they tend to have come from the Marvel comic book universe. Sure, the occasional Batman or...

Fox Schedules 'X-Men: First Class' Sequel to Avoid 'Hunger Games' Conflict

by Damon Houx April 5, 2012 @ 10:55 PM
20th Century Fox/Lionsgate
There's a new rule in Hollywood: if you make a franchise picture, you're going to be signed to a multiple-picture contract. For Jennifer Lawrence, it may have been the price to pay for both 'X-Men: First Class' and 'The Hunger Games.' Who knew both would generate sequels? There was squabbling between 20th Century Fox and Lionsgate about who could have her first for their sequels, but it seems that argument is over. 'X-Men: First Class 2' (or whatever it's called) will start shooting in January.