Thor 2 Gets A New Writer

His name is Robert Rodat and he wrote Saving Private Ryan.  He has some other credits to his name including The Patriot and most recently the TNT drama Falling Skies.  He’s definitely got some credibility going for him.  Here’s the official word from Deadline Hollywood.  Marvel Studios has set Saving Private Ryan scribe Robert Rodat to rewrite Thor 2 for director […]

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). […]

Avengers Teaser Trailer Has Been Shot???

According to AintItCoolNews, a teaser trailer for the Avengers has been shot and it features Loki.  There’s no other details besides that but that’s still pretty cool.  To think that Avengers footage has been shot is a pretty exciting thought.  AICN assumes it will play in front of  Captain America and Thor this summer, but […]

Thor and Captain America During The Super Bowl

This is just a reminder that commercials for Thor and Captain America: The First AVenger are supposedly going to be featured during the Super Bowl.  This will be our first look at Captain America in action so it should be pretty exciting.  Make sure to give us your thoughts and reactions on Sunday.

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 […]

Kenneth Branagh Talks About Thor Continuity

The Los Angeles Times has a nice little article where they speak to Kenneth Branagh about the differences between Thor and Iron Man films.  Here’s an excerpt. “It’s how you dance pretty close to the edge to get the sort of modernity and the edge that ‘Iron Man’ has and the real sharp comic sensibility […]

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 […]