March 13, 2009 · 4:16 pm
Scarlett Johansson as Marvel Comics’ tough-as-nails, world-weary Avenger and former Russian spy The Black Widow in the Iron Man 2 movie? I don’t think so ! ! !
The guys at Marvel Studios haven’t made many mistakes in their history as movie makers. A misstep here … an Elektra there, but overall you have to admit that they have done a pretty good job.
S. Johansson: As dangerous as a dishrag!
Now the internet is teeming with recent news coming out of Marvel Studios. One story talks about how Marvel has adjusted their original release schedule for their upcoming slate of movies. Good move. One huge round of fanatic APPLAUSE. We’ll get to that important news after we dispatch with the more entertaining and more trivial news of the recent casting announcements for Iron Man 2.
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Filed under Fanatic General, Point-of-view
Tagged as Bobcat Goldthwait, Camryn Manheim, Chris Rock, Dakota Fanning, Dustin Hoffman, Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Gilbert Gottfried, Iron Man 2, Kevin James, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Mickey Rourke, Natalie Portman, Natasha Romanov, Paul O'Connor, Scarlett Johansson, The Black Widow, Wanda Sykes, Whiplash
February 19, 2009 · 6:21 am
• CHECK OUT THE BOTTOM OF THIS POST FOR A DISCUSSION ABOUT CASTING THE IRON MAN II MOVIE
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BLOGGIN’ AIN’T A WALK IN THE PARK
How could I forget this ? ? ?
It was bound to happen. I’m surprised that it didn’t happen sooner. I made a whopper of a mistake. Not the kind of mistake that would make anyone mad, just the kind of mistake that makes me look stupid. In my post a few days ago, regarding Peter David, I said something about the fact that he and I had never worked together. This was not the truth, as both Mark and Kara pointed out in the comments section. Continue reading →
Filed under Miscellaneous Monday, Point-of-view
Tagged as Bill Mantlo, Black Widow, Bravura Comics, Comic Books, Dreadstar, Eliza Dushku, Emily Blunt, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Jim Starlin, Maggie, Peter David, Scarlett Johansson