Monthly Archives: November 2023

The creators of ‘Wish’ used an Excel spreadsheet to manage the numerous Disney Easter eggs featured in the movie

Disney’s 62nd animated feature, “Wish,” is a treasure trove of Disney Easter eggs, paying homage to the studio’s animation history more extensively than any of its predecessors. The film, centered around 17-year-old Asha’s quest to save wishes from the villainous King Magnifico, also acts as an origin story for the iconic wishing star seen in […]

How ‘Wish’ Honors Vintage Disney Movies

The cinematic extravaganza ‘Wish,’ conceived as a jubilant tribute to Walt Disney Animation Studio’s centennial milestone, seamlessly weaves its narrative and design by drawing inspiration from a treasure trove of early Disney films. In commemoration of the release of Disney’s ‘Wish,’ an opulent celebration of the company’s 100 years since its founding in 1923, Walt […]

Aquaman 2’s box office projections are revealed for the DC sequel

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, poised for release next month, is already generating anticipation, though early box office predictions hint at a potentially lukewarm reception in theaters. Projections from Box Office Pro indicate that the upcoming DC Studios production is on track to secure an opening weekend box office revenue ranging from $32-42 million. Looking […]

Theaters are worried that the Christmas box office success is reliant on Aquaman 2’s performance

As the exclusive blockbuster release for December, Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom is under scrutiny, with theater owners expressing concerns about its pivotal role in the Christmas box office. This apprehension is rooted in the absence of a standout film, akin to past successes like Avatar or Spider-Man: No Way Home, in the current release […]

Aquaman 2’s Expected Box Office Performance Unveiled for DC Follow-Up

As the highly anticipated release of “Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom” approaches next month, early box office projections suggest a more modest performance compared to its predecessor. According to the latest estimates from Box Office Pro, the DC Studios film is tracking to achieve a debut ranging between $32-42 million during its opening weekend, with […]

DCEU actor reflects on his character’s demise in Suicide Squad and hints at potential involvement in James Gunn’s DCU

Joel Kinnaman reflects on Rick Flag’s poignant death in The Suicide Squad and speculates on his potential return in James Gunn’s upcoming DC Universe. Having portrayed Rick Flag in both Suicide Squad movies in the DCEU, Kinnaman’s character meets his end at the hands of John Cena’s Peacemaker in Gunn’s The Suicide Squad. While Flag’s […]

Aquaman Unveils His Nickname for Flash in the DC Extended Universe

As Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom draws near, DC has unveiled Aquaman’s playful moniker for the Flash in the DCEU, contributing to the camaraderie among the superheroes. In the lead-up to the premiere of Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, a new wave of DCEU lore emerges, including Aquaman’s endearing nickname for the Flash. Beyond being […]

Why Marvel Delays Official Doctor Strange 2 Announcement

When Marvel embarks on a successful franchise, the tradition is to swiftly announce a sequel; however, one notable exception is Doctor Strange. Directed by Scott Derrickson and featuring Benedict Cumberbatch as the eponymous character, the film achieved solid success both critically and commercially upon its release in November 2015. With a domestic gross of $232 […]

A standout superhero film in recent years doesn’t belong to Marvel or DC

While Marvel and DC are often seen as the reigning champions of superhero movies, there are alternatives beyond these behemoth franchises. Marvel’s extensive cinematic universe, with 30 movies since 2008, and DC’s 12-film lineup may overshadow other superhero offerings, leading many to overlook them. One notable example is the Power Rangers franchise, particularly the 2017 […]

Iman Vellani talks Marvels spoilers, team assembly, and a possible Wolverine team-up

In a recent in-depth interview, The Marvels star Iman Vellani delves into the intricacies of the sequel, particularly the post-credits scene, which she describes as her significant “Nick Fury moment.” She provides insights into Kamala Khan’s pivotal role in initiating the formation of a superhero team, strongly hinting at the possibility of the Young Avengers […]