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Report Marvel And Paramount Execs Feuding Again

Marvel executives are reportedly angry over published reports that Paramount stands to pocket at least $115 million in fees for The Avengers and Iron Man 3 without having to shell out a dime in costs,...

The Avengers Set For Sequel

Movie bosses are planning a sequel to The Avengers after it smashed U.S. box office records by becoming the first movie to break the $200 million (£125 million) mark in its opening weekend.The Marvel action...

The Avengers Assemble At Top Of U.k. Box Office

The superhero stars of The Avengers have fought off competition from American Reunion to top the U.K. box office for the second week running.The star-studded blockbuster, titled Avengers Assemble in Britain, features a high-profile ensemble...

Pentagon Admits It Bailed On The Avengers

Raising the question, why do they call them "war games ," the Defense Department's pointman for the movie business has indicated that the Pentagon bailed on Disney/Marvel's The Avengers because it just wasn't realistic enough....

From John Carter To The Avengers -- What A Ride!

Disneyland's Matterhorn roller-coaster ride has nothing on the ups and downs of Disney's movies over the past few weeks. After experiencing one of the worst, if not the worst, box office disasters in history a...

Scarlett Johansson Keen On Black Widow Spin-off Movie

Actress Scarlett Johansson is calling on fans to voice their support for her own Marvel comics spin-off as the Black Widow following the huge box office success of The Avengers.The Hollywood beauty reprises her Russian...

Movie Reviews The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

It has been said that older women are more "review sensitive" when it comes to selecting a film than, say, most of the moviegoers who will be massing to see The Avengers this weekend. If...

Movie Reviews The Avengers

Even many of the critics who had long ago grown weary of the typical superhero movie appear delighted by The Avengers. Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times says that the difference between this superhero movie...

Will The Avengers Steal Harry Potter's Magic?

There is only one question for box office pundits to wrestle with this weekend -- not which film will wind up as No. 1 -- it goes without saying that The Avengers is a shoo-in...

Mark Ruffalo Used Secret Bad Temper To Play The Hulk

Actor Mark Ruffalo had no trouble harnessing his inner fury to play The Hulk in new superhero movie The Avengers - because he used to have a bad temper and punch holes in walls.In the...

Contraband Debuts At No. 1 On Dvd Sales Chart

The Mark Wahlberg crime drama Contraband , which opened far better than expected over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend in January, became the No. 1 film on the home video sales charts this...

Will Older Moviegoers Turn Out For Marigold Hotel ?

The only new film due to open opposite The Avengers this weekend is the comedy The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel , which Fox Searchlight hopes will bring out older moviegoers the way Cocoon did nearly...

The Avengers The Expectations Soar

Ticket sales for Disney/Marvel's The Avengers surged internationally on May 1, the May Day holiday in many countries, raising expectations that the movie's worldwide gross will soar well past $500 million following this weekend's opening...

Scarlett Johansson Had Two Days To Master Russian

Scarlett Johansson had just two days to master the Russian language for her role in The Avengers movie.The Hollywood actress reprises her Iron Man 2 character Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, in the blockbuster, and...

The Avengers All Set To Become A Summer Smash In The U.s.

The Avengers is set to become the must-see movie of the summer (12), according to poll results from an online U.S. film survey.Ticket and movie news website Fandango is reporting a surge in advance ticket...

Scarlett Johansson Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Scarlett Johansson has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.'The Avengers' star was joined by her co-star in the Marvel's movie, Jeremy Renner, when she acknowledged the prestigious accolade yesterday (02.05.12).Jeremy - who...

Mark Ruffalo Took The Hulk Inspiration From Kids

Hollywood actor Mark Ruffalo recalled his experiences as a parent for his role as The Hulk in new film The Avengers - because having children sometimes makes him angry.Ruffalo claims his short temper helped him...

Mark Ruffalo Signs Six-film Deal For The Hulk

The Avengers star Mark Ruffalo has landed a six-film deal to reprise his role as The Hulk following the huge international box office success of the new superhero movie.The blockbuster, which also features Robert Downey,...

Theater Owners Where Did All The People Go?

There was a lot of room to spread out at many theaters over the weekend as the box office plunged by a third from the comparable weekend a year ago. According to box-office tracker Paul...

Chris Evans Credits Robert Downey, Jr. With Avengers Success

Chris Evans has credited Robert Downey, JR. with the success of The Avengers, insisting his happy demeanour inspired the rest of the cast and crew.The film has been a big hit with critics ahead of...

Robert Downey, Jr. Honours 9/11 Heroes At The Avengers Screening

Robert Downey, JR. honoured the "real heroes" of New York City by dedicating the Tribeca Film Festival screening of The Avengers to the emergency workers of 9/11.The cast of the superhero blockbuster turned out in...

Think Surprises, Repeats As No. 1

Box office forecasters may have learned to underestimate Sony's Think Like a Man at their peril. For the second weekend in a row, the film eclipsed predictions, coming in at No. 1 with $18 million,...

The Avengers Enjoys A Super Haul At U.k. Box Office

The Avengers has enjoyed the biggest superhero movie opening in British cinema history after taking $25 million (£16 million) at the U.K. box office.The blockbuster also recorded two further British record-breaking accolades after its impressive...

Iron Man 3 Will Not Star Avengers

'Iron Man' 3' will see the superhero ''cut off'' from The Avengers world.The comic book movie sees 'Robert Downey Jr. reprise his role as industrialist Tony Stark and his metal-clad alter-ego following the 'Avengers Assemble'...

One-eyed Jackson Struggled To Learn His Lines

Samuel L. Jackson struggled to remember his lines when he started shooting superhero action blockbuster The Avengers - because he could only recall half the script page.The movie star admits the eye patch his character...

Four Movies To Make Mild Debuts

The Five-Year Engagement, starring Jason Segel and Emily Blunt, is expected to debut on top of a soft weekend at the box office. Pundits are predicting it will earn $15-20 million -- not much, but...

Avengers Overwhelms Overseas

If results in Australia are any indication, predictions that The Avengers will take over as the No. 1 film at the box office this year may be right on the mark. According to trade reports,...

Jeremy Renner Loves Thor's Hammer

Jeremy Renner loved playing with ''Thor's hammer'' on the set of 'The Avengers'. The actor - who plays Hawkeye in the Marvel Comics movie - loved getting to spend the day with all of the...

The Avengers Costumes Left Stars With Skin Conditions

Scarlett Johansson and her The Avengers co-stars all set up meetings with dermatologists when the summer blockbuster wrapped - because they all had rashes and skin problems from their tight-fitting costumes.The actress reveals none of...

Joss Whedon: I Relate To 'Messed Up' Avengers

Joss Whedon felt he could relate to the 'Avengers Assemble' characters because they are ''really messed up people''. The writer-and-director thinks the superheroes are a ''fine reflection'' of him and he ''loved'' helming the movie...

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