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Screw the Marvel model, Warner Bros is all about 'wholly original, wholly unique' superhero movies

The rivalry between the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe is mostly facetious. While those involved like to throw the odd, playful barb at each other, both parties are very much aware that their joint continued success is only good news for the two of them. But there are still...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 1:35pm

Will Netflix outdo DC and Marvel now that they own these superheroes?

Netflix has purchased comic-book publisher Millarworld in a move that teases their intention to make feature-length superhero movies, and could potentially see them rivalling the output of DC and Marvel. On Monday it was announced that Netflix had made their first ever acquisition, but the amount...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 3:33pm

There's already (probably) going to be a 'Wonder Woman 2'

“Wonder Woman” hasn’t even come out yet, and we don’t yet know if Men’s Rights Activists will throw a hissy-fit and cause it to underperform, as they did with last year’s all-lady “Ghostbusters.” But they’ve been refreshingly quiet about the...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 11:26am

When do all the superhero movies come out?

As the old joke goes: Want to make God laugh? Make a plan. The people who create superhero movies never heard that one. The folks at Marvel and DC know they helm the most popular, most profitable movie genre on Earth (for now), and they’re going to keep ’em comin’. And so the...

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 2:43pm