Are they fun Easter eggs, or do our favorite villains live in the same universe? “Shared cinematic universes” are all the rage in Hollywood right now. Of course, it all began with the Marvel and DC comic book superhero universes that have been dominating the box office for the last several years, and in 2017, […]
Easter Eggs in comic book related TV show and movies are nothing new, but it's rare that those Easter Eggs reference non-comic properties. Well, leave it to The Flash to break the mold with a nod to Disney's Frozen in the latest episode.
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Wait a second. Did Hellraiser just join the Marvel Universe?! Released just last month, the first issue of “Infamous Iron Man” began a brand new story wherein villain Victor von Doom has taken over the role of Iron Man from the apparently deceased Tony Stark. While Doom’s master plan is still unclear, he seems to […]
Doctor Strange hit theaters this past weekend, and as is the case with any Marvel Studios movie, there were plenty of Easter eggs and references to the rest of the franchises and the comic books that inspired them. But there was oneShow More Summary
It looks like Marvel's Doctor Strange likes to defeat Trolls inside and out of the comic books. The Sorcerer Supreme defeats Justin Timberlake in the box office and it’s another home run for Marvel Studios. I guess we can say that Kevin Feige brought the sexy back when it comes to dusting off one of MARVEL COMICS’ most classic and iconic characters. Show More Summary
A major comic book moment is teased, though it's safe to assume the story will be changed dramatically for television. The post Supergirl Promo Features Major Crisis on Infinite Earths Easter Egg appeared first on CBR.com.
Netflix's Luke Cage dropped a lot of sweet pop culture nods, although most were tied to the world of comic books. One exception, though, was bafflingly weird and involved Back to the Future.
The most elusive easter egg in comic book movie history may not be so secret soon. James Gunn still has another secret left in Guardians of the Galaxy.
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As comic book extended universes have become the norm, so have the little references and easter eggs that exist within each film to call out to those other parts of that universe. Here's every one that's within Suicide Squad.
Fans who see X-Men: Apocalypse this weekend will want to know if it’s worth staying to the bitter end for an after-credits scene, which has become a staple of the superhero genre. Many comic book franchises have taken to adding scenes at the very end of the credits that offer new details on the superhero... Show More Summary
For fans who have read the Civil War comic arc, the film took a somewhat different approach to the circumstances that wound up pitting Captain America against Tony Stark. Even if the film didn't adapt the comic book completely, there are still aspects from the original arc that are just as applicable to the MCU timeline.
Kevin Smith is a pretty devout comic book fan. His film Mallrats is littered with comic book references and easter eggs (he even had a Stan Lee cameo before it was cool). So it was only a matter of time before the Batman loving filmmaker voiced his opinion on Captain America: Civil War, arguably the biggest movie of the summer. Show More Summary
Unexpected guest star cameos, unofficial crossovers and more "Star Wars"-themed comic book homages!
When Legends of Tomorrow airs this week, it will follow the team on their mission while also slipping in an easter egg that could mean disappointing things for comic book fans.Click To Continue Reading
While reaction to BATMAN v SUPERMAN was decidedly mixed, the film was full of Easter eggs and allusions to the comic book canon and mythos that a lot of fans appreciated. Not the least of these allusions was when Bruce Wayne looked upon a vandalized Robin suit in his Batcave before heading to Lex Luthor's gala event. Show More Summary
Check out all -- or most of -- the comic book and animated series references you might have missed in Rocksteady's first "Arkham" game.
Comic book fans are enjoying the Golden Age of superhero movies, as many of their favorite characters are finally being adapted for the big screen. Everything from Batman to The Inhumans is coming through the pipeline, meaning the filmmakers are truly exploring their libraries of characters. Show More Summary
In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the clock tower strikes 1:21 and Gwen Stacy falls to her death. This is a reference to the 1973 issue #121 of the comic book series in which Gwen dies. (Video Link) That's 1 of 10 impressive Easter eggs hidden discreetly in superhero movies, including the 1978 Superman and the 2008 film The Dark Knight. Show More Summary