Topic: Marvel Entertainment Inc.
Marvel Studios' Thor opens in the US Friday, May 6. It’s the newest of a recent spate of movies based on Marvel comic books. Also coming, this summer are Captain America (July 22) with a planned crossover in The Avengers, due out next year. For now, it’s time to brush up on your knowledge of the Norse mythology and Mighty Thor. He's been fighting crime since his father, the Norse king of the gods, placed him on Earth in the 1962 Journey into Mystery #83. How much do you know about Thor?
05/06/2011 10:28 am
Spider-Man comic from 1962, which introduced the famous web-crawler, sold for $1.1 million Monday.
03/10/2011 08:57 am
Wonder Woman, the new TV pilot of the DC Comics heroine, has been unveiled. Adrianne Palicki will star as Wonder Woman in the new TV pilot written by the creator of 'Ally McBeal' and 'Boston Legal.'
02/18/2011 02:09 pm
In the latest issue of Marvel Comics' the 'Fantastic Four,' Johnny Storm - aka the Human Torch - is doused for the last time. Is this the end of Marvel's original series?
01/26/2011 02:37 pm
Author/designer Chip Kidd and photographer Geoff Spear ogle oodles of highly collectible "Marvel Family" merchandise.
01/08/2011 06:05 am
Some long-awaited glimpses of blockbusters for 2011, including Thor, Transformers Dark of the Moon, and Real Steel, debuted this week.
12/11/2010 12:54 pm
'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark,' already the most expensive Broadway show ever, gives its creators a chance to mine the rich vein of dramatic material about Peter Parker's reluctant hero.
11/27/2010 12:06 pm
Raytheon unveiled its XOS 2 exoskeleton suit during a demonstration with Paramount Home Entertainment Monday, the same day that Iron Man 2 came out on DVD.
09/27/2010 06:22 pm
The Avengers movie will be directed by Joss Whedon, best known for his creations "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Angel," "Firefly," and "Dollhouse."
07/26/2010 05:58 pm
Comic-Con, the sci-fi and fantasy themed convention in San Diego, was a four-day extravaganza of light cycles, wizards, and superheroes.
07/26/2010 03:35 pm