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These articles first appeared on Movie Pilot between Jan 2016 and Dec 2017. Follow me on Twitter @Farrow91
'Fantastic Beasts 2' Gets A New Title, Synopsis And Cast Photo
It's nearly a year since the first Fantastic Beasts movie came out, and it's also exactly a year until the next installment is set to be released. To mark the occasion, Warner Bros. has release a whole load of Fantastic Beasts 2 goodness online, including a brand new cast photo, title and synopsis. Merlin’s beard!
The Trailer For 'Avengers: Infinity War' Is Hiding A Major Plot Thread From 'Captain America: Civil War'
The awe-inspiring trailer for Avengers: Infinity War has been released, and it’s already set the internet on fire. The hype is understandable though, because Infinity War truly feels like something special. Its arrival in theaters will mark the tenth anniversary of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and it will culminate a story that was first hinted at during the credits of The Avengers back in 2012. And of course, among all the epic action on show, Infinity War will also be a film with plenty of character beats as these iconic superheroes finally come together.
The 7 Most Sensational Superhero Movie Scenes Of 2017
Whether heroes are uniting such as in Justice League, or simply doing the best they can like Spidey in Spider-Man: Homecoming, comic book movie fans have had plenty of awesomeness to enjoy in 2017. But out of these fantastic films, what scenes have plucked at our heartstrings the most? Which moments have given us goose bumps, or made us laugh and whoop with glee? Here are seven fan-favorite superhero scenes of the year!
Showing His Inner Trickster - Robert Downey Jr. Hilariously Trolls Tom Hiddleston!
You mad bro? In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the God of Mischief may be played by fan favorite Tom Hiddleston, but if he held the title in real life, he’d be getting a run for his money! His Avengers co-star Robert Downey Jr. is famous for his red carpet ribaldry; and now he has now taken it to another level.
'Dawn of Justice?' More Like 'Critics v Fandom: Rise Of Vitriol'
At the time of writing, it is the 24th March 2016, and if you are reading these words on, or shortly after the aforementioned date, then you’re probably aware that the general release of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) is imminent.
We Have Our First Look At Jodie Whittaker's New 'Doctor Who' Outfit And TARDIS
The internet was stunned when Jodie Whitaker was announced as the new face of Doctor Who in July, and speculation about the show only increased when the new TARDIS team was disclosed a short while ago. Now, everyone is talking about Who once again, since the Thirteenth Doctor’s brand-new costume and TARDIS have finally been revealed. And no, there’s nary a black hoodie in sight.
'Thor: Ragnarok' Retcons A Longstanding Error In The MCU In The Simplest Way Possible
It's safe to say that Thor has a lot to contend with in Thor: Ragnarok. Not only is Thor mourning the loss of Mjölnir, he also has to survive the Grandmaster's arena, grapple with Loki's sliding scale of morality, and try to prevent the destruction of Asgard. But even with all of this going on, the film also deftly paves the way for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and it even manages to clean up some discrepancies in Thor's cinematic past.
'Thor: Ragnarok' Is A Bold Commentary On The Insidiousness of Imperialism
Released to widespread acclaim, Thor: Ragnarok is pleasing audiences everywhere with its beautiful visuals and its screwball tendencies. However, it turns out that Thor: Ragnarok contains one of the most sobering subplots in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, so much so that we are forced to reconsider the God of Thunder's movie series as a whole.
4 Ways 'Thor: Ragnarok' Sets Up The Future Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe
Marvelites rejoice! Thor: Ragnarok is pleasing critics and moviegoers everywhere. The film's combination of wit and wonderful visuals have concluded the God of Thunder’s cinematic trilogy in fine style.
A New Image For 'Fantastic Beasts 2' Teases Nicholas Flamel's Major Role
Both the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series have, since their inception, relied on a sense of mystery to get fans excited. Warner Bros. is determined to raise the levels of hype and intrigue with every tidbit they release for Fantastic Beasts 2, and they've certainly succeeded with their latest post on social media ... but what could it mean?
'Blade Runner 2049': How K Evolves To Become The Most Human Character Of All
Fictional detectives are, for the most part, a prickly bunch. Disheartened, and detached from society, these characters are a way for film-goers to perceive the fictional world around them. As the protagonist of Blade Runner 2049, the replicant Agent K serves this role. However, K's detachment from humanity, and his emotional state reflect the very essence of this film, and his character development serves as a poignant message for viewers to digest.
Jason Isaacs Was So 'Pissed Off' At His Harry Potter Audition That He Almost Turned Down The Role
If 2017 has shown us anything, it’s that Jason Isaacs is — to quote Ferris Bueller — a righteous dude. Not only is he content with being a badass on Twitter and Instagram, Isaacs is also intriguing Trekkies everywhere with his compelling performance as Captain Lorca on Star Trek: Discovery.