Hoodwinked: Secrets of Agent Carter episode "The Blitzkrieg Button"

Agent Peggy Carter reasserts herself as a bad ass even as she learns uncomfortable truths - but who is the World War II Marvel villain in this episode, and who is The Man in the cameo? » 1/28/15 3:51am Wednesday 3:51am

​Adam Warlock: The Most Important Character Not (Yet) in Marvel Movies

Director James Gunn allowed Facebook users to ask him anything - and he gave plenty of answers. Nestled amongst bits about favorite scenes or most difficult moments is confirmation of something (potentially) major: Adam Warlock was not in Guardians of the Galaxy. » 1/25/15 6:00am Sunday 6:00am

How Will the Real Selma Be Remembered?

MLK Jr. Day is over, the movie Selma is out - by many accounts, one of the best films in a while - and celebrities held a commemorative march. But what monuments honor the Voting Rights march the rest of the year? » 1/20/15 1:40am 1/20/15 1:40am

Fan-Made Toys are the Best Toys

Sometimes (oftentimes?) it feels like there just aren't enough cult-favorite tie-in products out there to meet fans' tastes, so it's good thing crafters are out there. Saga doesn't seem to have any official merch yet, but dang, check out this guy a friend made! » 1/17/15 6:28pm 1/17/15 6:28pm

By Force or Trickery: Secrets of Agent Carter episode "Time and Tide"

Marvel's Agent Carter is back with a surprisingly diverse set of emotional punches and more of the most obscure Marvel characters ever. Let's see just how far into the back issue bins the show dug for some comic book references! » 1/14/15 3:30am 1/14/15 3:30am

Crikey O'Reilly: Secrets of Agent Carter's Premiere Episode(s)

Agent Carter is here and damn if she doesn't hit the ground running (in pumps no less). It's all style and substance - and a helluvalotta Marvel references to boot! Let's unpack the first SSR case file and see how SHIELD's prequel miniseries ties to She-Hulk, Iron Man and the rest of the Marvel U! » 1/07/15 2:42am 1/07/15 2:42am

Gods and Monsters Hide Behind Childlike Eyes in Stunning Art

Every artist has a vision, and for Winfred Hawkins, that means envisioning an entire cosmos of twisted mythologies filtered through the unbridled imagination of children. The result is grotesque and sublime. » 12/18/14 11:13pm 12/18/14 11:13pm

Forget Spidey, When Will Movies Give Us a Decent Peter Parker?

The recent Sony hack has given some insight into just how unsure Sony is about its Spider-Man franchise, but whatever happens next, here's hoping they know how to show Peter Parker and Spider-Man on the big screen. » 12/18/14 7:00am 12/18/14 7:00am

​Best Day Ever: Secrets of SHIELD episode "What They Become"

Marvel's Agents of SHIELD's mid-season finale hit, major secrets are revealed and more questions are asked - but what everyone wants to know is, how does it all fit into the Marvel Universe?! » 12/10/14 1:55am 12/10/14 1:55am

My Wife Misunderstood the Perfect Superhero TV Show

So, my wife likes comics, and she was a huge fan of Don't Trust the B in Apartment 23, so I figured she'd be thrilled that the B herself, Krysten Ritter was going to be a Marvel superhero. Her misunderstanding of the situation sounds like it'd make an even better show than the real deal. » 12/07/14 8:50pm 12/07/14 8:50pm

​Destiny Calls: Secrets of SHIELD episode "Ye Who Enter Here"

Wow. Soap opera dramatic tension, life-and-death struggles, evil and good twins - Agents of SHIELD is on a roll. All this, and the Inhumans worldbuilding is connecting to Guardians of the Galaxy universebuilding. » 12/03/14 7:00am 12/03/14 7:00am

Park Gives Unflinching View of Birmingham's Painful Past

Driving through Birmingham, Alabama, last week, we made sure to stop by the 16th Street Baptist Church, site of the 1963 bombing that claimed the lives of four young girls. The church was appropriately serene, but the park across the street - my wife said it best, "Never before has a park made me cry." » 12/01/14 12:00am 12/01/14 12:00am

The World Lost One of Its Greatest Superheroes Last Week

If you've never watched Spanish language television but live near any Spanish speakers, you might be wondering who this "Chespirito" guy was that everyone keeps talking about, or what the deal with the red bug-suited superhero is. That, my friends, is one of the greatest superheroes the world has ever known: Chapulin… » 11/30/14 9:15pm 11/30/14 9:15pm

​Hell of a Day: Secrets of SHIELD episode "The Things We Bury"

Wow. There was a lot of stuff packed into this one episode - wonder what that means for the rest of the season! This episode furthers the Inhuman speculation, teases fans with more Agent Carter, and introduces the Son of Hulk to the Marvel Cinematic Universe! (Kinda, sorta, not really.) » 11/19/14 7:00am 11/19/14 7:00am

​Inhumans: Everything You Didn't Need to Know

Marvel is planning an Inhumans film for 2018, and may-or-may-not be revealing some Inhumans on the Agents of SHIELD TV series, but whenever they're coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, many are wondering: Who or what are the Inhumans? » 11/18/14 6:00am 11/18/14 6:00am

Corpsey Diem: Secrets of SHIELD episode "The Writing on the Wall"

Far from the slow burn of season one, Marvel's Agents of SHIELD season two is solving mysteries as fast as it brings them up! All of this is laying the ground work for something - but could it be the 2018 Inhumans movie?! » 11/12/14 6:00am 11/12/14 6:00am