| Feb 10, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Thefirst official trailer for "X-Men: First Class" debuts later Thursday (Feb. 10) on the movie's official Facebook page. They have also released a brand new picture of Magneto -- where do you think he is?
Or Just watch it here
The new "X-Men"...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 3:28 PM
* * * X-Men: First Class
Directed by Matthew Vaughn. Written by Ashley Edward Miller & Zack Stentz and Jane Goldman & Matthew Vaughn. With James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Kevin Bacon. (PG-13)
“Never forget — mutant...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:00 PM
***1/2 (out of four)
Because even superheroes can have difficult, lonely upbringings, "First Class" charts the origin of Marvel warriors including Charles Xavier/Professor X (James McAvoy), Raven/Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) and Erik/Magneto (Michael...
| Aug 31, 2011
I never pay attention to all the hype people bring up about summer blockbusters, or movies being released for Oscar consideration, and so…I have no clue what time of the year great films are supposed to be released.
I do recall hearing that the...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 11:03 AM
In a summer that saw a lot of superheroes on movie screens, this prequel to the earlier films based on the Marvel Comics series proved to be smart fun. It traces the roots of Professor Xavier and Magneto before they became enemies, with James McAvoy and...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 6:48 PM
The Apprentice School team, aiming for a third-place finish in the American College Division, opened up Saturday's consolation round against Central Florida. In an upset, the Builders toppled the Division I Knights 27-21.
Apprentice gave up the first two...
| Mar 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Over at our sister blog 24 Frames, reporter Mark Olsen sends in a dispatch from South by Southwest where he sat down in the dark with director Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass," which has been hailed by some as the best opening-night......
| Sep 29, 2008
Kenneth Branagh is reportedly in negotiations to bring his trained Shakespearean touch to Marvel's "Thor."
According to Variety, Branagh would directed the potential tentpole pic, which has a 2010 release date, but no distributor on board.
| Aug 22, 2008
Aaron Johnson has landed the lead role in Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of the comic "Kick-Ass," with Nicolas Cage in a key supporting role.
Also joining the big screen version of the Mark Millar comic are Lyndsy Fonseca and Chloe Moretz.
According to The...
| Nov 6, 2008
He has a name, people. It's Christopher Mintz-Plasse, and yes, you may go to see the new comedy "Role Models" -- in which he plays Augie, a medieval-role-playing teen in desperate need of a mentor -- hoping for another helping of McLovin, his "Superbad"...
| Jul 27, 2009
Many provocative questions arose at Comic-Con International this year. Why was Spider-Man playing drums in the Lego Rock Band booth? Was that dog-eared copy of "The Vault of Horror" really worth $5,400? And who in the world was that guy clanging through...