Marvel is starting to pump the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, and the latest installment of Marvel Super Heroes: What The –?! features the new Rocket Raccoon plush toy taking on the big bads of the Marvel U.
Marvel released a sneak peek of Guardians of the Galaxy #8, that you can check out, after the jump.
Rumor had been swirling around about Bradley Cooper being offered the role of voicing Rocket Raccoon in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie, but it hadn’t been officially announced; that is until yesterday. Read on for the official casting announcement from Marvel.
Bradley Cooper would be added to a stellar cast for director James Gunn’s space adventure Guardians of the Galaxy: Glenn Close, John C. Reilly, Benicio del Toro, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Chris Pratt, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Djimon Hounsou , Dave Bautista, and Vin Diesel (who was most recently cast as Groot).
Shooting of Guardians of the Galaxy moved to a public place this weekend in London which allowed for pictures to be snapped of alien figures running across the Millennium Bridge. Take a look at the costumes and prosthetic after the jump.
Many of us would naturally think that Marvel has a long-term plan when it comes to their movie-verse, but would you think they have it planned out till 2021? Or, that The Avengers was planned out in 2006? Kevin Feige dropped knowledge like that and more in a recent interview and we have highlights for you after the jump.
“Guardians of the Galaxy,” the next epic adventure from Marvel Studios has started shooting at the UK’s Shepperton Studios. Directed by James Gunn (“Slither,”“Super”) from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn, the film will introduce audiences to a whole new side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The all-star cast includes Chris Pratt (“Zero Dark Thirty”, “Moneyball”) as Peter Quill aka Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana (“Star Trek Into Darkness”, “Avatar”) as Gamora, Dave Bautista (“Riddick”) as Drax the Destroyer, Lee Pace (“The Hobbit,” “Lincoln”) as Ronan the Accuser, Michael Rooker (AMC’s “The Walking Dead”) as Yondu, Karen Gillan (BBC TV’s “Doctor Who”) as Nebula, two-time Academy Award® nominee Djimon Hounsou (“Amistad”, “Gladiator”) as Korath, with Academy Award® winner Benicio del Toro (“Traffic”) as The Collector, Academy Award® nominee John C. Reilly (“Chicago”) as Rhomann Dey, and six-time Academy Award® nominee Glenn Close (“Albert Nobbs,” “Fatal Attraction”) as Nova Prime. Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” is slated for an August 1, 2014 release in the U.S.
Once Joss Whedon surprised everyone at the Marvel Studios Hall H panel Saturday night by announcing the Avengers sequel would be titled Avengers: Age of Ultron, it seemed that the mid-credits teaser of Thanos lurking around had all been for naught. Though not it has been confirmed Thanos will be in a movie, just not Avengers like we had believed.
Guardians of the Galaxy has gotten a lot of attention weekend. Now, a number of pics showing off the costuming for Starlord, Nova, and one or two other characters have been seen. Take the jump for a look and then figure out who belongs to what.
While we still don’t have any of the Guardians of the Galaxy footage shown at the Hall H panel last night, Marvel has released a wonderful piece of concept art to try and satisfy those that weren’t in San Diego last night.
While a hundred thousand of you are at the San Diego Comic Con this weekend, the rest of us are stuck in some god forsaken place awaiting each and every update on this site. On the plus side, new Ultimate Spider-Man this weekend, and lucky for you not going to the SDCC, you get a sneak peek, right… now.
A recent interview with Clive Russel suggests that there will be a more direct connection between Thor: The Dark World and Guardians of the Galaxy with both of them being set in the Marvel Movie-verse. Clive Russel is playing the god Tyr in The Dark World. The video of the interview is after the jump, after which we will explain the importance.