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    Will Phase Three End the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

    Ant-man hits theaters on Friday, and with its release marks the end of Phase Two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with Phase Three kicking-off next May. Depending on how big of a Marvel fan you are, this news will come as either exciting, or painfully boring. A surprise appearance by Agent Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) in […] More

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    ‘Future Perfect’ #1- Return of the King

    For the most part it’s basically just a fight issue with David and Land re-establishing Dystopia and its ruler. Yet with the surprising reveal of Banner, since the first “Future Imperfect”, he set a trend with various writers such as Mark Millar and Jason Aaron playing with the aspect of an insane Banner in respective books. But with someone like David who has a history with the character, it’s going to be interesting to see how he competes against this. More

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    A Tribute to the Late Hulk Artist Herb Trimpe

    Over the past week, the global comic community once again came together to pay tribute to artist Herb Trimpe, who sadly passed away at age 75. As a fan of the Incredible Hulk, my first exposure to Herb’s work was when I bought Marvel Treasury Edition #5 from Nostalgia and Comics in Birmingham. More

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    The Monster As Hero

    Monsters are a symbol of man’s fears, used by story tellers all over the world and in every medium. Monsters represent the dangers we face as a species both real (predators and nature) and speculative ( the supernatural). We have a biological imperative, a survival instinct to fear that which is inhuman. The most frequent […] More

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    Video of the Day: Nike Ad Featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., Wayne Rooney, The Incredible Hulk, Kobe Bryant and many more

    As the World Cup nears this summer, advertisers are taking full advantage of the hype by releasing ads months in advance. Nike is one of those companies, and they’ve recently unveiled their “Winner Stays” ad for Nike Football’s “Risk Everything” campaign. The epic four-minute video includes Football’s elite with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., […] More

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    10 Superhero Noir Posters by Artist Marko Manev

    The Collider recently showcased ten fantastic movie posters for some of our favourite superheroes, all created by artist Marko Manev. The black and white noir posters feature Batman, Hulk, Captain America, Spider-Man, Silver Surfer, Thor, Iron Man, Superman, Dr. Manhattan, and Wolverine. Head to over the Manev’s Facebook page or The Collider to see more. […] More

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    ‘Life of Pi’ a sometimes-uplifting visual feast

    Life of Pi Directed by Ang Lee Written by David Magee USA, 2012 In his lengthy and idiosyncratic career, Ang Lee has been content to not be pinned down. His identity as a director isn’t through using similar actors or sticking to one genre, but in hewing to a set of themes that will appear […] More

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    Infographic: Marvel Vs. DC At The U.S. Box Office

    The Tumblr round-up is a compilation of images, links, posters, stories, videos and so on, taken from the Sound On Sight Tumblr account. We simply do not have the man power nor time to write articles on every interesting movie related goody we find, so this is our way of still promoting some of the stuff […] More

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    Extended Thoughts on ‘The Avengers’

    I vividly remember a conversation I had with a family friend back in November of 2005. It was Thanksgiving weekend, and my soon-to-be-wife and I had just come from a screening of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. For those who have only seen the movie, or who’ve neither seen the films or read […] More

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    Mousterpiece Cinema, Episode 45: ‘The Avengers’

    Head-to-head battles, a massive cast, snappy wit. Yes, this episode of Mousterpiece Cinema has it all. And what better way to discuss Marvel’s The Avengers, one of the biggest, most popular films of the year? This week, it’s a packed, epic-length show, as Josh, Gabe, and Michael are joined by special guest Adam Kempenaar, co-host […] More

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    ‘The Avengers’ is an excellent blockbuster, and quite easily the best adaptation of this comic company’s material from any studio

    The Avengers Written and directed by Joss Whedon USA, 2011 Following four years of films establishing the majority of its protagonists, Marvel Studios’ superhero ensemble film finally arrives. The Avengers teams up Captain America, Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk, all established cinematic leads, as well as some agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., fronted by Samuel L. […] More

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    ‘The Avengers’ triumphs over its predecessors through character focus and superior spectacle

    The Avengers Written by Joss Whedon Directed by Joss Whedon USA, 2012 The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 1 & 2, Thor and Captain America; all of these Marvel Studios-produced superhero films were made with their own aspirations and goals, most of which were achieved to varying levels. Alongside each picture’s own aims, Marvel created its […] More

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