Digging Deeper explains the basics of Western and science fiction movies. He then points out how Joss Whedon’s Firefly and Serenity borrow and break free from both genres, particularly the Western’s racist and sexist tropes.
Joss Whedon started out his big-screen finale, Serenity, of his small-screen show Firefly with a long, continuous, point-of-view take snaking through the titular ship in order to give the viewer a sense of space, an awareness of the physical area the characters occupied. Show More Summary
Digging Deeper is a new video channel that goes in depth on a film topic. In their latest video, they profile Joss Whedon’s Serenity, examining how it uses a whole bunch of genres to really succeed as a film. Read more...
M.R. Carey’s novel The Girl With all the Gifts blew our minds, in a very good way. It was Joss Whedon’s new favorite book, too. So it’s absolutely fantastic news that Carey has a new novel coming in early April 2016! Here’s your first look at Fellside, exclusively at io9! Read more...
While the online criticism of Avengers: Age of Ultron scared Joss Whedon off Twitter, Guardians of the Galaxy writer/director James Gunn still maintains a healthy social media presence, frequently interacting with fans and answering all matter of questions. Show More Summary
The A.V. Club staff is full of horror movie buffs, but one film in particular has generated a lot of discussion over the past few years, just as it has in the horror community in general. Drew Goddard and Joss Whedon’s The Cabin In The...Show More Summary
The Internet has been talking about a new stand alone Hulk movie ever since Mark Ruffalo‘s CGI captured Hulk appeared on theater screens and stole the spotlight in Joss Whedon‘s Avengers. Not only did the Hulk bring power and destruction, but humor as well, I’m looking at you puny god. Now that Ruffalo’s is confirmed […]
With Spectre coming up, director Sam Mendes has a lot of interview obligations coming his way. But before all that, he's turned the tables, interviewing other big name directors like Steven Spielberg, Joe Wright, Joss Whedon, David Fincher, Christopher Nolan,...
Actor James Marsters is best known for his role as Spike the vampire on the hit classic series BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, but many fans may not know that he is also the lead singer of a rock band called Ghost of the Robot. In a exclusive interview, James talks about his upcoming album, Bourgeois […]
Joss Whedon claims that the small independent internet musical 'Dr. Horrible' was more profitable for him than the first 'Avengers'.
Marvel Studios has a reputation. Many in the industry will tell you that the company likes to buy low and sell high with its talent, though that era might be shifting with the changing of the guards that recently took place behind the scenes. Show More Summary
Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon this weekend said he has made more money from Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, an independently-financed 2008 musical series, than from Marvel's 2012 The Avengers, which grossed over $1.5 billion worldwide.
The Avengers, the final film of Marvel’s Phase One slate of movies, was released in 2012 and made, by conservative estimates, all the money that has ever existed. So it comes as something of a surprise to learn that, by his own admission,...Show More Summary
With $1.5 billion in worldwide gross, 2012’s The Avengers was one of the biggest films of all time. But it wasn’t nearly as lucrative for Joss Whedon as it was for Marvel Studios. According to Whedon, he made less money for writing and directing the mega-budget smash hit than he did for making Dr. Show More Summary
Jessica Jones owns her sexuality in Netflix series, Joss Whedon stalls again on sequel to "Dr. Horrible's Sing-A-Long Blog"
The Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog gang got together last night at PaleyFest NY 2015 to talk all about how that magical web series happened. It was a fan’s paradise with Joss Whedon, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, and Neil Patrick Harris all together on one stage for an hour of manic discussion. Check out the […]
The 3rd annual east coast edition of PaleyFest began with a musical bang, with a reunion of the team behind the 2008 hit internet musical Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. Fun stuff to be sure, as co-creator Joss Whedon was there along with stars Felicia Day, Nathan Fillion and Neil Patrick Harris. Show More Summary
The first trailer for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – starring Lily James (Walt Disney’s Cinderella) – looks like it could be Whedon-like in its awesomeness. Check it out after the jump. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is set for a February 5, 2016 debut.
Joss Whedon's most enduring creation heads back to Sunnydale High in a new "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" story by Faith Erin Hicks and Yishan Li.
If all had gone as originally planned for The Avengers: Age of Ultron, we would now know who is playing Carol Danvers a.k.a. Captain Marvel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In the script and during production of the Joss Whedon film,...Show More Summary