Posts Tagged ‘Joss Whedon’

Q&A: Joss Whedon

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Tuesday night, Jeff Goldsmith of Backstory Magazine hosted a special screening of “The Avengers” with Joss Whedon at the DGA theater. During the Q&A session that followed the film, Whedon responded to questions about not only the hit superhero flick, but[...]

The Avengers Breaks Box Office Records

— by ADAM POYNTER — There is no question that the world has been waiting and anticipating the arriving of Marvel’s “The Avengers” — but I don’t think we had any idea the true smashing power it could have on the competition this weekend. With rough early estimates[...]

Review: Marvel’s The Avengers

— by ADAM DALE — With just under three weeks until its United States release date, Marvel granted a very select few people tickets to see “The Avengers” in stunning IMAX 3D in four locations. This was the ultimate reward for the most diehard of fans, and although it was[...]

Review: The Cabin in the Woods

— by ADAM DALE — If anything could get genre enthusiasts and fanboys excited for a film it would be “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” creator Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard (“Cloverfield,” “Alias”) in a writing collaboration on a horror thriller. This is exactly what happened with “[...]

The First Clip from The Avengers

— by ADAM POYNTER — Today marks exactly one month away from the official release of Marvel’s “The Avengers” and we couldn’t be more excited, or could we? The studio has just released the very first official clip from the film and we get to see some butt-kicking action[...]

Trailer: The Cabin In The Woods

— by JESSIKA OWENS — Isolated woods, a group of friends on a trip together, yes ladies and gentlemen, that is the official recipe for a horror film. Normally, I would not be amused by the mundane, stereotypical plot of this nature, but “Cabin in the Woods” has something a lit[...]

Trailer: The Avengers

— by ANDY BEHBAKHT — If you loved the movies “Captain America: The First Avenger,” “Thor,” and “Iron Man,” then the word “love” will not be enough for what you are about to see — the first teaser trailer for Marvel Comics’ biggest movie ever. While I know that[...]

Joss Whedon Directed Post-Credits Scene in ‘Thor’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Joss Whedon is a brilliant screenwriter and director. Through his vision, he brought to life a slayer named Buffy, a vampire named Angel, a renegade crew with a secret weapon at their disposal aboard a starship called Serenity and an Active known as Echo. The ul[...]

Odds, Fans Stacked Against ‘Buffy’ Reboot

— by ALLISON HIGGINBOTHAM — “Into every generation there is a Chosen One” … and for those of us who love “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” that Chosen One is Joss Whedon. “Buffy” is one of those unique incidents where the creator became more popular than anyone else from the s[...]

Warner Bros. Re-Booting ‘Buffy’ — Without Joss Whedon

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — In the latest news of wtf-ery, Warner Bros. plans to remake “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” without Joss Whedon. The studio, which is celebrating “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow’s” huge box office success, purchased the rights from director[...]

Is Jeremy Renner Taking Aim at Hawkeye?

— by BEN FOWLER — Head Geek himself Harry Knowles, is reporting over at Ain’t It Cool News that a “first time source” of his has revealed that “Hurt Locker” actor Jeremy Renner is almost a lock for the lesser-known superhero Hawkeye in the upcoming “Avengers” flick.[...]

An Update on ‘The Cabin in the Woods’

— by JEREMíAS MAGNAGHI — If an old man warns you not to go there… make fun of him. Little is known about “The Cabin in the Woods,” the horror flick directed by “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” alum Drew Goddard (also “Cloverfield’s” writer). The[...]

Whedon In Final Negotiations to Direct ‘The Avengers’

— by BEN FOWLER — Deadline New York has confirmed what other sites previously had reported: “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” and “Dollhouse” helmer Joss Whedon is all but signed to direct the Marvel superhero team up “The Avengers.” After a lot of[...]

Who Might Assemble ‘The Avengers’?

— by BEN FOWLER — When it comes to the dream directing gig of the decade, it doesn’t come much better than helming the planned Avengers film. But who of the top Hollywood filmmakers should be getting a call from Marvel sometime soon? I’ll start off by saying who I feel is the[...]