Actors Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson have opened up about the ongoing debate over the Marvel brand of superhero films, which started after Hollywood auteur Martin Scorsese criticised the genre saying these films shouldn't be considered as cinema.Although Evans and Johansson did not mention Scorsese's name, they alluded to the filmmaker's recent argument saying that such notions were old-fashioned, disappointing and sad. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Evans played Captain America and Johansson is seen as Black Widow. "It's interesting because a couple of people in the past couple of days have mentioned to me that a couple of extremely esteemed directors have been really vocal about how the whole Marvel universe and big blockbusters are really like 'despicable' and 'the death of cinema'. At first I thought that seems kind of old-fashioned, and somebody had to explain to me, because it seemed so disappointing and sad in a way," variety.com quoted … [Read more...] about Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson dismiss Martin Scorsese’s comments on Marvel films
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A leaked video footage of Marvel’s upcoming solo Black Widow movie has surfaced from Friday’s D23 Disney+ Expo in Anaheim, California. The tiny clip shows lead actor Scarlett Johansson beating up baddies for the first time on her own as Natasha Romanov.The footage shows Natasha pointing a gun at someone, fighting another woman (or maybe a man) in a kitchen and pinning them against the cabinets. A scene also shows a car getting rammed by a large truck and Natasha looking out from inside the turned over car. She still has her bright red hair in all the scenes. View this post on InstagramA post shared by Moretech - مورتک (@moretechir) on Aug 24, 2019 at 11:03pm PDT Black Widow also stars Rachel Weiss and Florence Pugh. It is directed by Cate Shortland and will release on May 1, 2020. The first full trailer is expected to drop in December. Scarlett’s Black Widow died in May’s Avengers: Endgame. Black Widow, the solo movie, will go … [Read more...] about Black Widow footage leaked from Disney Expo. Watch Scarlett Johansson bust up baddies in her solo Marvel film
LOS ANGELES: Chris Evans says he would never say never to coming back as Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the possibility would not get an "eager yes" from him. The actor, who has essayed Steve Rogers aka Cap in 11 MCU films, concluded the character's journey with 2019 blockbuster 'Avengers: Endgame'. When his 'Endgame' co-star Scarlett Johansson, who plays Black Widow, asked Evans if he would come back, he responded with a question: "To Marvel?" He even joked that his character is "an old man now" post 'Endgame'. "Everything clicks when I get up, recovery is not the same," Evans quipped. But when Johansson prodded, he gave a more serious answer. “You never say never. I love the character. I don't know. It's not a hard no, but it's not an eager yes either," he said during Variety “Actors on Actors” segment. Evans also elaborated on his career after Captain America's supposed swansong in 'Endgame'. "There are other things that I'm working … [Read more...] about Captain America to part ways with Marvel? Chris Evans neither says yes, nor no
LOS ANGELES: Actor Chris Evans says he would be more than happy to extend his stay as Captain America if Marvel wants him to. Evans, 34, who is nearing the end of his Marvel movie contract, with just two projects left, both "Avengers: Infinity War" films, said he would be eager to sign on for more films if the studio asks, reported Entertainment Weekly. "If Marvel wants me, they got me. I've never had such a relationship where you have such, I mean look at my resume, I'm used to being on set being like, 'Ah is this movie gonna be terrible?' "Marvel just can't stop making great movies, they do it in their sleep. It's wonderful directors and producers and actors and scripts, and it's like a playground as an actor," he said. Also read: Hugh Jackman would 'seriously consider' playing Bond if asked "Captain America: Civil War", which hits theatres on May 6, 2016, will mark Evans' seventh appearance as the star-spangled Avenger, including his brief cameo in "Thor: The Dark World" and … [Read more...] about Chris Evans will continue as Captain America if Marvel asks
A reference to Lord Hanuman, planted specifically by Marvel to please Indian fans, was removed by the Central Board of Film Certification from their latest film, Black Panther, according to a report.The Quint says that M’Baku, a tribal chief played by Winston Duke in the superhero movie, says, “Glory to Hanuman,” at one point in the film. The line was removed from the theatrical cut. M’Baku is the leader of the Jabari mountain tribe, which plays a significant role in the film. His character is known as Man-Ape in the Black Panther comics and according to the report, the mention of Hanuman was intended as a tribute to the God.Read the Black Panther review here.Duke’s portrayal of the character, who is a villain in the comics, has been appreciated by the fans. Speaking to Vanity Fair, the actor touched upon the cultural impact of the film. “I would love more stories with strong characters of colour who don’t … [Read more...] about Black Panther: Did the CBFC bleep out a reference to Lord Hanuman in Marvel’s record-breaking superhero film?