Joss Whedon Responds to Wally Pfister Avengers Criticism

The other day, Oscar Winning cinematographer Wally Pfister (The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception) made some very negative comments (below) about The Avengers and it’s cinematography. I thought ‘The Avengers’ was an appalling film. They’d shoot from some odd angle and I’d think, why is the camera there? Oh, I see, because they spent half a million on the set […]

5 Characters We Might See in The Avengers Post Credit Scene

A little speculation never hurt anybody. And so, with the Avengers movie due to come to theaters near you tomorrow (Skip the box office lines. Buy advance tickets to The Avengers.), there is no better time for a healthy dose of conjecture. “But Random Fanboy Blogger on the Internet”, you say, “What could you possibly […]

The Avengers Told Through Captain America’s Perspective

If any of you were wondering how the Avengers would be told narratively, it seems that you’ve gotten your answer.  As we all know, Captain America has always been the leader of the group in the comics, and that will now translate  over to the big screen as it appears we will see this story […]

Expect Awesomeness: The Avengers

The Avengers is expected in theaters on May 4th, and shortly after on Directv, and superhero fans across the globe are anticipating the clash of their favorite iconic superheroes to pull out witty one-liners (we’re looking at you Tony Stark), fight dastardly villains (Loki, The Red Skull, and the newly rumored “The Redacted”) and save […]

The Avengers Not Your Typical Superhero Movie

The Wall Street Journal caught up with Mark Ruffalo and he had some interesting things to say about the upcoming film. “You have all these disparate egos, superheroes in this and that, and they refuse to give up some of their positions in order to make a more perfect union and to join the team,” […]

The Avengers Character Banners

New banners for The Avengers debuted over at Yahoo! and moviefone today and it continues the trend of photo shopped marketing we’ve come to see from this production.  I stil have yet to see anything that has really blown me away, but I’m just hoping that they’re saving some of their best stuff for when […]

The Avengers Entertainment Weekly Cover

Entertainment Weekly unveiled their upcoming issue featuring The Avengers on the cover and, um…sigh.  That’s all I can say really.  Sigh.  They couldn’t come up with something better than that?  If I was a magazine and had the opportunity to feature this movie on the cover, my first thought would be to try and make […]

The Avengers Begins Filming!

Yep, it’s finally happening.  The Avengers has begun shooting.  After many years of speculating and casting rumors, production has officially begun on our most anticipated movie.  Joss Whedon took to his blog to let everybody know what’s going on. “Hi Pumpkins, joss here. Tomorrow we start shooting (I THINK I’m legally permitted to say that). […]

New Photo Of Chris Evans As Captain America

The below photo comes from Entertainment Weekly and looks to be the first official photo of Chris Evans in costume as Captain America.  The previous shots we’ve seen were of his stunt double.  What do you guys think?   Source: AintItCoolNews

We’re Back! Captain America and Thor Call To Action!

Hi All!  I know it’s been a while since our last post but there has been alot going on behind the scenes here at AvengersNews.  First off, I’ve mentioned this once before, but we are working on a major site re-design.  We’ve gotten alot bigger since we first launched a few years ago and frankly, […]

Iron Man 3 Announced!

Last year, it was announced that Disney bought Marvel.  This was a very big and surprising purchase.  With Disney in charge of Marvel properties, we can assume that they’ll be pumping a decent amount of money into new movies, projects, etc.  Well, it was announced today that they are planning on a May 3, 2013 […]

The Avengers Assemble In February

The Avengers will begin shooting in February, 2011 for a May 4, 2012 release. The film, being directed by Joss Whedon, stars Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Mark Ruffalo as The Incredible Hulk, Scarlett Johansson […]

Captain America Comic-Con Footage Description

  Above is a picture taken from the showroom floor at Comic-Con over the weekend you can all tell who that belongs to.  As expected, footage from Captain America was shown during the Marvel panel and apparently people were very excited by what was shown, even though they have only been shooting for a little […]

Joss Whedon Officially Directing The Avengers

Joss Whedon “officially” announced at Comic-Con yesterday that he has signed on to direct The Avengers.  We all knew this was happening, but it’s the first real confirmation we’ve gotten.  Whedon has so much geek cred that this is going to get alot of people even more excited about the film, but we still don’t […]