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‘Batman vs. Superman’ official teaser trailer goes live

‘Batman vs. Superman’ official teaser trailer goes live

Earlier this week Zack Snyder confirmed that the Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer would be launching soon, but someone else trumped his claim and leaked the trailer even sooner. It had hard-coded foreign language subtitles and was in exceptionally poor quality, and Warner Bros. moved to get the video pulled down quickly. As with all things on the Internet, though, a handful of copies would appear every time a copy was pulled, and so the studio did what many before it have elected to do: officially released the trailer sooner than it had originally planned.

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Marvel has talked about a standalone ‘Black Widow’ movie

Marvel has talked about a standalone ‘Black Widow’ movie

Black Widow won favor among audiences with her role in The Avengers, and many have asked whether a standalone movie featuring her will come about. The answer to that is still who knows. However, at least for the hopefuls out there, the prospect is looking promising in light of a recent interview with actress Scarlett Johansson, who said she has talked to Marvel Studio’s President Kevin Feige about it. While there's no confirmation that it will become a reality, there are more than just fans interested in seeing it happen.

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‘Wonder Woman’ movie nabs Patty Jenkins as new director

‘Wonder Woman’ movie nabs Patty Jenkins as new director

Earlier this week, news surfaced that the then-director of Warner Bro’s Wonder Woman Michelle MacLaren was stepping down from her role as director due to creative differences with the studio. It was disappointing news, but no time was wasted in finding a replacement. Word surfaced earlier today that Patty Jenkins would be replacing MacLaren, and it has since been confirmed that she will be directing the movie. By all accounts, it is still set to premiere in theaters in 2017.

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Gigantic 1/4 scale Iron Man Hulkbuster action figure is four feet tall

Gigantic 1/4 scale Iron Man Hulkbuster action figure is four feet tall

Collectibles can get to be very expensive things with some action figures coasting hundreds or even thousands of dollars. With the flick Avengers: Age of Ultron set to hit theaters soon, a new action figure is being shown off to celebrate the film and it may well be the most expensive action figure ever made.

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Latest ‘Avengers’ clip gives an intimate look at Ultron

Latest ‘Avengers’ clip gives an intimate look at Ultron

The premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron is growing near, and ahead of its arrival we're seeing more clips and sneak-peaks of the movie surface. It was only a couple days ago when we saw an actual clip from the movie, and now another has been revealed, this time being posted on Marvel's own YouTube account. It focuses on Ultron, giving the most intimate look we've had at him to date, and as with the other recent video, this one is a clip from the movie, not a trailer.

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Captain America: Civil War is first to use IMAX 2D digital cameras

Captain America: Civil War is first to use IMAX 2D digital cameras

Captain America: Civil War will be the first film that uses new IMAX 2D digital cameras, it has been confirmed. Only a small portion of the movie will be filmed with the cameras, but it is being teased that those moments -- and one in particular -- will be grand to behold, lending a cutting-edge-tech feel to what looks to be another exciting Marvel movie. The cameras themselves were made as part of a partnership between IMAX and Arri, and join the existing 2D film cameras and 3D digital cameras.

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Grand Theft Auto movie scores Bill Paxton alongside Daniel Radcliffe

Grand Theft Auto movie scores Bill Paxton alongside Daniel Radcliffe

The BBC is working on a Grand Theft Auto movie, and Bill Paxton will be joining Daniel Radcliffe as the flick’s grand legal antagonist "Jack Thompson", the lawyer who pushed against violent video games like GTA. Rumor of negotiations on Paxton’s part surfaced earlier this morning, and it has since been confirmed, with Paxton speaking briefly about the character he will be playing. Daniel Radcliffe, meanwhile, has already been on board with the show and will be playing Rockstar Games’ co-founder Sam Houser.

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‘Wonder Woman’ director Michelle MacLaren abandons movie

‘Wonder Woman’ director Michelle MacLaren abandons movie

The Wonder Woman movie that has been in the pipeline for a while just hit a big stumbling block: director Michelle MacLaren has decided to part ways with the production, with creative differences being cited as the reason. The announcement was made by the studio behind the film, though it didn’t go into any details about what the specific creative differences were. It’s a sad departure, not the least of which being due to Wonder Woman having been set to be MacLaren’s directorial debut.

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Marvel’s Ant-Man: new trailer gives bigger look at tiny hero

Marvel’s Ant-Man: new trailer gives bigger look at tiny hero

Ant-Man, despite its brief moment of rockiness, is an official movie Marvel has in the pipeline, and it is far enough along we've finally been graced with trailers. With the start of January, Marvel teased the movie using tiny video clips intended for, you know, ants. About a week later, Marvel released the upscaled regular human-sized version of that trailer, which gave us a nearly two minute look at the film and what all it offers. Now Marvel is back with an even longer trailer, and it shows so much more.

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Final Cut X, Motion, Compressor apps updated with 3D in mind

Final Cut X, Motion, Compressor apps updated with 3D in mind

Editing film via OS X is dead simple with iMovie, but some need more than Apple’s core software can provide. For that, there’s Final Cut Pro X, Apple’s more robust (and expensive) video editing software. Today, the company is announcing some upgrades to the software, which should make ‘prosumers’ quite happy. With version 10.2, Final Cut Pro X has some flashy new 3D titles, and updates to the Motion and Compressor software make using all three a much richer experience.

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4DX theater chain to add snow, rain, and warm air effects

4DX theater chain to add snow, rain, and warm air effects

Movie theaters today do a pretty good job of getting the audience invested in the film with a huge picture and booming sound systems that let you hear and feel explosions. That's not enough for the company behind the 4DX theaters that bring in other effects to the studio to match the on screen action.

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‘Five Nights at Freddy’s’ game to become movie

‘Five Nights at Freddy’s’ game to become movie

The horror video game genre has its staples, and in the mobile realm, Five Nights at Freddy's is one of the more popular titles. There are a few iterations of the mobile horror game at this point, and they enjoy a healthy fan base...so much so that Warner Bros. has acquired the film rights for the game, and it's not merely a preemptive grab hinting at a future possibility. There are already production plans for the theatrical adaption in place.

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