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'Ant-Man' is Still Marvel's Biggest Nightmare, Though No Decisions Have...

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Last night word got out from an unreliable source that Ant-Man had been passed on by Rawson Marshall Thurber, who recently directed the huge hit We're the Millers. That report turned out to be bullstuff, as Thurber is still in the running, but now Marvel is floating even more names for who could take over the project.

'Ant-Man': Nope, Adam McKay Won't Be Directing It After All

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After Edgar Wright’s abrupt exit two weeks ago from the production of Marvel’s Ant-Man—apparently due to some heavily rumored Disney meddling—we reported to you last week that three comedic directors were on the shortlist to replace Wright: Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland and Gangster Squad), Adam...

'Ant-Man': Time To Speculate Which Comedy Director Will Replace Edgar...

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Last week, we were surprised to discover that Edgar Wright had walked away from the production of Marvel’s Ant-Man.  In the days that followed, details emerged that Wright balked at several script changes made on the part of Marvel’s parent company, Disney, who likely wanted a broader film that Wright’s idiosyncratic vision allowed for.  Now, in the wake of said news, it’s...

'Ant-Man' Edgar Wright Exit Details Emerge as Film is Likely to be Delayed

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What a mess. When Edgar Wright's abrupt departure from Ant-Man was announced Friday, the details initially suggested that Marvel already had someone lined up to replace him, and that the film was going to go ahead as scheduled. Now it seems they don't have a director, and it's unlikely the film will be ready in time for its announced July 17, 2015 release date.

'The Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Preview Offers First Look At Hulkbuster,...

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On Tuesday night, the Disney-owned ABC network ran a massive, extended preview of the upcoming slate of films from the also Disney-owned Marvel Studios.  Clips from Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America: The Winter Soldier were dropped, as was some concept shots from Edgar Wright’s upcoming Ant-Man.  But the stuff everyone is excited about...

'Ant-Man' May Get Evangeline Lilly As Female Lead

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The momentum for Edgar Wright's upcoming movie Ant-Man continues to go strong, at least in the casting department. We know who's going to don the superhero suit, but what other characters may enter the mix? We're not entirely sure at the moment, but we know that they're keen on hiring Evangeline Lilly if everything goes right.

'Ant-Man' Gets 'Batman Vs. Superman' Original Release Date

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Batman Vs. Superman is supposedly going through some troubled production waters, which is why they moved out of their original release date and into 2016. Now that there's a perfectly wonderful release slot open in mid-July of 2015, Marvel's Ant-Man is going to take it over.

'Ant-Man': Michael Douglas On What Brought Him To The Role

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Marvel fans online were on the brink of exploding over the sudden news that Michael Douglas would be Hank Pym in Edgar Wright's Ant-Man. Not only did it confirm that Paul Rudd will be playing Scott Lang, the second incarnation of the superhero, but that Marvel's finally stepping it up with snagging monstrous actors to their projects. But how did they manage to lure...

'Ant-Man': Edgar Wright Drops a Major Potential Plot Spoiler

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While last month gave us the Christmas present of knowing that Paul Rudd would star as Ant-Man in the upcoming Edgar Wright-directed entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (titled, you guessed it, Ant-Man), it still left us with a number of questions.  After all, unlike some other superheroes, Ant-Man has had a number of alter-egos throughout the years.  So, which would Rudd be...

'Ant-Man': Marvel Officially Confirms Paul Rudd's Casting, In Case You Had...

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Back in October, we reported to you that comic actor Paul Rudd was in the running to portray Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s upcoming live-action Marvel Cinematic Universe interpretation of the character.  Then, just this past Wednesday, we reported to you that Rudd was indeed in negotiations to play the role.  Now, we can indeed confirm that Paul Rudd has taken the...

'Ant-Man': Paul Rudd Will Star

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Breaking:  After news broke in mid-October that the casting of Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s upcoming film for the Marvel cinematic universe would be between Paul Rudd and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, we had our hopes on Rudd, whose comedic sensibilities seemed more in line with both Wright’s overall filmmaking style and the oddball Ant-Man material.  So it’s...

Edgar Wright And Mark Protosevich Working On A 'Smart, Scary' Film

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Everyone knows that The World's End director Edgar Wright is busy at work finally making Marvel's Ant-Man, but that's not the only project that some people are buzzing about. It's been reported for awhile that he will be collaborating with writer Mark Protosevich on a new picture, but we weren't entirely sure what it would center on until now.

Edgar Wright On 'Ant-Man': Fans Will Be Surprised By A 'Very Different'...

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One of the big question marks looming over the “Phase 3” of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe is the Edgar Wright-directed Ant-Man.  Who will be Ant-Man?  How will such an oddball character fit in with the (comparatively) darker and more serious heroes and villains?  And how will Wright’s style—heavy comedy couched in various cinematic genres such as science-fiction or...

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for November 19 - 25

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There’s a lot of fun, solid summer movies coming this week on DVD and Blu-ray, on top of some great catalog titles from the mad people over at Shout and Scream Factory. It’s one of the rare weeks that no matter what your tastes, there’s going to be something for you.

Top Five Best Horror Films to Watch for Halloween on Netflix

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With Halloween today, many people may be going out tonight, but as it’s a Thursday, some may have celebrated this past weekend, while others may just not be able to take off work/school/etc. tomorrow. So for tonight, why not pick a fun, scary but not too scary movie for the Halloween season? These films are all streaming on Netflix right now.

Comic Book Corner: Ant-Man, S.H.I.E.L.D., Batman/Superman And The...

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Hello comic movie and TV show lovers and welcome to the first ever article on Comic Book Corner, ScreenCrave's weekly recap and opinion-flinging section on all things having to do with the latest adaptations on your favorite superheroes and comics! I'll be touching upon some of the highlight news pieces within the past week along with my own two cents on how some of these properties are being...