WME Signs ‘Captain America: First Avenger’ Helmer Joe Johnston

By | Monday March 31, 2014 @ 12:20pm PDT
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johnstonEXCLUSIVE: Director Joe Johnston has signed with WME for representation. Johnston had been in play since agents Martin Spencer and Adam Kanter left Resolution to go to Paradigm. He had been with CAA with Kanter for a long … Read More »

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Russo Brothers In Talks For Marvel’s ‘Captain America’ Sequel

Captain America Russo BrothersJoe and Anthony Russo are in negotiations to helm the sequel to Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger. The next film to follow the 2011 hit is scheduled to be released April 4, 2014. Christopher … Read More »

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‘Captain America’ Sequel Bows April 4, 2014

By | Thursday April 5, 2012 @ 9:33am PDT
Mike Fleming

Disney has dated the sequel to Captain America: The First Avenger for April 4, 2014. Marvel Studios is narrowing its list of directors. According to Disney, the sequel picks up where the upcoming The Avengers leaves off, with Steve Rogers … Read More »

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NO WEAKLING: ‘Captain America’ $65.8M; But Is He Summer’s Biggest Superhero? Harry Potter #2, ‘Friends With Benefits’ #3

SUNDAY AM, 6TH UPDATE: Wait a minute — aren’t all the superheroes in San Diego at Comic-Con? With so much news from the Con coming hourly all weekend, it’s been tough to keep up with North American box office where yet another superhero pic unreeled this summer. … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Captain America: First Avenger’

This is expanded from the teaser trailer back in March. The Paramount/Marvel Studios tentpole comes out July 22.

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Spendy Launch Of The Hub Network Hurts Hasbro Earnings

The Hub, Hasbro’s joint-venture kids network with Discovery Communications that launched in October, didn’t do much for the toymaker’s first-quarter earnings announced today. Although Q1 is usually a slow time for toys as it comes after the … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Captain America: First Avenger’

By | Wednesday March 23, 2011 @ 6:08pm PDT

The Paramount tentpole from Marvel Studios is set to premiere July 22.

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Super Bowl XLV: Game Day For Movie Ads

Universal, Disney, Paramount, and Sony have all bought time for Super Bowl Sunday on Fox which is selling a 30-second commercial for a whopping $3 million this year (up from $2.8 million in 2010). Many more films will be advertised on this … Read More »

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New Marvel Pics: ‘Captain America’ & ‘Thor’

Mike Fleming

Paramount and Marvel Studios have issued new images of Chris Evans’ retro-style Captain America: The First Avenger and Chris Hemsworth’s Thor. The latter hits theaters first, with Paramount unleashing the hammer-swinging warrior May 6. Captain America follows July 22.

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Marvel Studios Announces ‘Thor’ And ‘Captain America’ Signings At Comic-Con

comicon 2010Marvel Studios announced the signing schedule for its Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger films at Comic-Con in San Diego. On Saturday July 24th at the Marvel Booth (#2329):

11:15 AM-12:00 PM: Kenneth Branagh
12:30-1:30 PM: Chris Hemsworth & Tom Hiddleston
2:00-3:00 … Read More »

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Comic-Con 2010 Preview: Saturday, July 24

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Luke Y Thompson covers Hollywood events at the Con for Deadline:

10:00-11:00 AM: Mad about MAD! I used to love Mad Magazine, but in the years since it started accepting advertising, … Read More »

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