Marvel movie news: Thor sequel’s villain cast, X-Men plot described

There’s a lot of Marvel movie news at the moment. Christopher Eccleston, who recreated the role of Doctor Who for television in 2005 and was Destro in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, will play dark-elf villain Malekith The Accursed in Thor: The Dark World. Also, the sequel to X-Men: First Class will draw on […]

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‘Yo Joe’ or ‘No Joe’? Who knows? You’re on your own, soldier.

In a clear indication of just how bad G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra is likely to be, Paramount has declined to let critics see it before it opens Friday, The Associated Press reported. The way studio executives see it, they’re doing you a favor by freeing you from the tyranny of the evil print […]

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G.I. Joe gets ‘Resolute’ in Adult Swim animation

If, like me, you are less than thrilled with the idea of Joseph Gordon-Levitt playing Cobra Commander in the upcoming summer blockbuster “G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra,” you might want to point your browser or your DVR toward Adult Swim this week. That’s because they’ll be airing an animated special called “G.I. Joe: Resolute” that is closer to old-school Joe, with more of a PG-13 spin on the action.

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