Jake Gyllenhaal, Superhero
Jake Gyllenhaal, who looked for a minute like he might end up as Spiderman before Tobey Maguire came to his senses, might just cop a role as the district attorney in the next Batman movie. Mr. Gyllenhaal, who is up for best supporting actor this year - he landed in the supporting category to make way for co-star Heath Ledger in the best actor tussle - was also thought at one time to be the next Green Hornet, but that never came to pass.. Jake Gyllenhaal, who looked for a minute like he might end up as Spiderman before Tobey Maguire came to his senses, might just cop a role as the district attorney in the next Batman movie. Mr. Gyllenhaal, who is up for best supporting actor this year - he landed in the supporting category to make [.]
Rare Comic Books Stolen
Vintage comic books valued at $1,500, including a rare edition of Spiderman, were stolen from the Peoples Comics Store during the weekend. Terry Zwigoff, a partner in the store, said prices on many of the 1,000 missing comics ranged from $25 to $40 each.
Marvel Studios and Sony to Share Spider-Man in New.
Comic Book Resources - Marvel Studios and Sony to Share Spider-Man in New Collaborative Deal - A deal has been reached between Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures, with the two now sharing live-action control of��.
Spider-Mans In The Marvel Cinematic Universe | The.
For those of you with active sex and social lives (Whats a group dinner like? Tell me everything.), youre probably wondering why the hell the Internet is flipping out over Spider-Man entering the Marvel Cinematic Universe��.
TRADING IN STAN LEE HALTED
Nasdaq officials halted trading in Stan Lee Media, a creator of animated programs for the Internet, television and movies, when the stock price fell to 13 cents a share. The exchange said it stopped trading until the company met its request for additional information. On Friday, the company suspended production and laid off 140 employees from its headquarters in Encino, Calif. The company had secured bridge financing and an equity line of credit, but those were contingent on a stock price that stayed above $1 a share. The companys founder, Stan Lee, created such comic book characters as Spiderman, the Incredible Hulk and the X-Men.. Nasdaq officials halt trading in Stan Lee Media, creator of animated programs for Internet, television and movies, when stock price falls to 13 cents a share; exchange says it stopped trading until company meets its request for additional information (S)
The Avengers 3��� Puts Spotlight on Spider-Man Over.
A new rumor suggests that Marvel and Sony have made a deal thatll see Spider-Man help lead a new team of heroes in The Avengers: Infinity War - Part 1.
A Readers Prediction Comes True
BRIEFS Soon after we posted an item last year on a man scaling a Shanghai skyscraper in a Spiderman suit, a commenter had a warning: Maybe the new Times building will be next! Well, Ted, you called it. The climber, Alain Robert, dropped the costume this time but faced the same fate: handcuffs.. A Lede reader saw it coming: Alain Roberts scaling of The Times building.
Hudson Vitamins Assigned to Venet
Venet Advertising has become agency for Hudson Vitamins, a unit of the Hudson Pharmaceutical Corporation, which in turn is a unit of the Cadence Industries Corporation. The assignment is to make and place advertising for a line that includes Spiderman Childrens Chewable Vitamins, all of which was previously done in-house. The billings are expected to exceed $2 million.
New Sony Leadership Could Spell Change For Spider-Man.
With leadership changes coming to Sony Pictures, the studio could re-open talks with Marvel Studios about sharing the rights to Spider-Man and having him join The Avengers.
Marvel/Sony Spider-Man Deal Leads to Four Marvel Studios.
Comic Book Resources - Marvel/Sony Spider-Man Deal Leads to Four Marvel Studios Films Getting New Dates - Marvel Studios and Sonys new deal has led to new releases dates for Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, Captain��.
Spider-Man Joins Marvel Cinematic Universe | HYPEBEAST
Sony and Marvel have worked out a deal to allow Spidey to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to Marvels press release, ���the new Spider-Man will first appear in a Marvel film from Marvels Cinematic Universe.
How To Survive The Movie Apocalypse
. To save your memories, sometimes it’s better just not to watch.
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THE AMAZING SPIDERMAN: From Beyond the Grave (Buddah BDS 5119). The tortured lad is wrenched from nightmare-ridden sleep. The telephone! No! What is this voice saying? Aunt May, kidnapped!
Spider-Man deal shifts release dates for Thor - Digital Trends
Sony and Marvel Studios big Spider-Man deal will shift the release dates for Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, Captain Marvel, and other Marvel Studios movies.
Marvel to make new Spider-Man film
Sony and Marvel Studios have announced that Spider-Man - the character licensed to Sony Pictures - will feature in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, alongside Robert Downey Jnrs Iron Man, Chris Evanss Captain America and the rest of the Avengers team.
National News Briefs; Texas Executes a Killer
A convict called Spiderman because he once slipped through jail bars and escaped was executed tonight for the fatal beating of a man during a carjacking in 1979. The inmate, George Cordova, 39, had a long criminal record when he was arrested and convicted for the killing of Jose Hernandez in San Antonio.. Texas executes George Cordova, 39, for fatal beating of Jose Hernandez in San Antonio during 1979 carjacking (S)
Spider-Man swings into Marvel films
Sony Pictures and the Walt Disney company have agreed to share custody of Spider-Man, in a deal that means the web-slinging superhero could appear in a future Avengers movie. The deal comes after Sonys Amazing Spider-Man 2 under-performed at the .
Its Official: Spider-Man Is Now Part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Spider-Man plays a huge part in the crossover storyline which follows the U.S. governments passing of the Superhero Registration Act which mandates that super-powered humans make themselves part of an official registry, ostensibly for the purposes of .
United Arab Emirates: World’s Tallest Tower Is Scaled
A French skyscraper climber successfully scaled the world’s tallest building, even navigating the tapered spire that extends beyond the top floors of the structure in Dubai.
Why Sony Called in Marvels Big Gun to Reboot Spider-Man
After Sony attempted to reboot its ���Spider-Man��� franchise with Andrew Garfield as the web slinger, the studio is ready to give it a third try, this time with Kevin Feige, the man who has produced 10 consecutive blockbusters for Marvel Studios. A deal.
What to Expect Now That Spider-Mans Back in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
The rumors, it turns out, are true. Sonys Spider-Man movie franchise is going to get its second reboot in five years, but this time theres an added ingredient thatll massively change things for the wall-crawler���Marvel Studios will be involved, and.
Comic Books About to Be Used As an Aid for Problem Readers; Comic Research
Comic books, once scorned by parents and teachers, are about to be tapped by educators as an intellectual resource in solving the reading problems of children. While comic books have been used before to teach subjects as diverse as black history and. comic books will be used by educators as aid in solving reading problems; Spidey Super Stories, joint creation of Childrens TV Workshop, producers of The Electric Company, and Marvel Comics, publishers of Spiderman, is said to be 1st scientifically designed comic book for 7-10-yr-old problem readers; it will make debut in July at annual Comic Art Conv, NYC; psychology prof Dr Kenneth OBryan discusses findings of his study on eye movement patterns of children reading comic strips; his discovery that poor readers look first at picture and then at dialogue has been incorporated in basic format of specially designed comic books (M)
Spider-Man Officially Joins The Marvel Cineverse.
In a joint press release on Marvel.com, Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios have announced that they are collaborating to bring Spider-Man into the Marvel cineverse and create new Spider-Man movies together. After lots of��.
Ad Claims Challenged
Six of the 13 cases of the challenged advertising claims being investigated by the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureau that were resolved in December, were resolved when advertisers either changed the claim or stopped the advertising. Those companies were: American Home Products, for Momentum Tablets; Associated Mills, for Pollenex Dial Shower Massage; Bandai America, for the Hulk and Spiderman Electronic Marvel games; Criterion Manufacturing, for Dynascope RV-6 telescope; Culligan, U.S.A., for the automatic water conditioner, and Schwans Sales Enterprises, for Tonys Pizza.
AdvertisingPhilip H. Dougherty Spiderman To Push Nutrition THERE doesnt seem to be any argument about it: Americans do need to be educated about better nutrition. But how to do it? The Federal Trade Commission proposed that food advertising contain nutritional information. The near impossibility of that suggestion drove ad agencies up the wall.
Advertising; SPIDERMAN To Push Nutrition Compton Advertising Chosen For Campari Ads Foote, Cone & Belding Announces Earnings Drop New York Times to Raise Its Ad Rates on Jan. 1
. 3d-quarter earnings reported at $1.7 million, compared with $2.7 million during corresponding 79 period (S)
Will Spider-Man join the Avengers on screen? Thats a.
See, for example, the world of Spider-Man, where delicate preliminary conversations between Sony Pictures (which owns the cinematic license on the character) and Marvel Studios (which would like its webslinger back, now��.
Spider-Man swings back to Marvel Studios with Sony pact
The film rights to Spider-Man were first sold by Marvel back in 1985 and eventually acquired by Sony Pictures Entertainment, meaning that until now, the chances of seeing Spider-Man on the big screen alongside other superheroes like Iron Man and.
J.K. Simmons Could Return as J. Jonah Jameson for New.
By now, the debate among Spider-Man fans about Sonys rebooted movie franchise directed by Marc Webb versus the ���original��� Spider-trilogy from Sam Raimi seems futile. Both sets of films have their flaws, and thanks to the recent Sony hack��.
Marvel and Sony Reach Deal on Spider-Man Movie Production
Walt Disney Co. and Sony Corp. have agreed to share custody of Spider-Man on the big screen. The two companies said late Monday that Spider-Man will appear in an upcoming Disney-produced Marvel super-heroes movie; that movie is 2016s .
Marvel And Sony Unite To Bring Spider-Man to the MCU.
Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment confirm a deal to bring the latters Spider-Man franchise into the ongoing Marvel Cinematic Universe series of releases.
Sony And Marvel Team Up For The Future Of Spider-Man.
Sony and Marvel/Disney are finally bringing Spider-Man and the Avengers back together.
Andrew Garfield wont be returning. 2:25PM
The announcement was made by Linda Ge, a reporter for the well-established movie magazine The Wrap, when she took to Twitter to post: CONFIRMED: Andrew Garfield is NO LONGER Spider-Man. Someone new will be cast. First appearance in MCU, .
Andrew Garfield Out as Spider-Man Joins the Marvel Cinematic Universe
The deal puts a Spider-Man standalone squarely in the middle of the 2017 box- office summer. Marvels Kevin Feige and Sonys Pascal will produce the film as Sony keeps the majority of control over their spandexed commodity, which theyre essentially .
Tobey Maguire vs. Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man - YouTube
Actually, The actual Spider-Man was a Mixture of Tobeys and Andrews Spider-men. If he was Peter Parker, he was Tobey, always thinking about his life, his mistakes, his responsibilities, his love life, the curse and blessing of��.
The case for a non-white Spider-Man
Heres how thousands of social media users have reacted to news of a deal between Sony Pictures and Walt Disney that means Spiderman may now be in an Avengers movie: theyve begun a debate about Spideys race. So far there have been two .
Notes On people; Sears Climber Fined $35
The man who climbed to the top of the worlds tallest building was fined $35 yesterday.
A Superheros Debut
LEAD: The new Spiderman balloon get-ting into position on Central Park West for its first Thanks-giving Day Parade. Page B3. (NYT/Sara Krulwich)
Top Ten Casting Picks To Play The New Spider-Man
After yesterdays bombshell that Spider-Man is coming to Marvel cinematic universe, the big question on everybodys mind now is, ���Who will replace Andrew Garfield under the mask?��� Word is that Garfield will relinquish the character of Peter Parker, aka .
Action: Take One. Scene: a Drive-In.
The return of the drive-in theater to the state where it was born is edging closer, and Spiderman may soon slither across the screen. We are priming and painting and hooking up with the city water and sewer, said Bob Olivio, a real estate agent who represents 4Ds, a group of businessmen refurbishing the old Delsea Drive-In in Vineland, which closed 16 years ago. It shouldnt be long now.. 4Ds, group of businessmen, is refurbishing old Delsea Drive-In in Vineland, NJ, with eye toward reopening in July; photo (S)
Marvel is taking back Spider-Man and this is why it matters
Sony Pictures has held the license to make Spider-Man movies, and with that great power, Sony bungled that great responsibility. The first two Spider-Man movies starring Tobey Maguire were a breath of fresh air and along with the X-Men franchise.
Why Marvels Spider-Man Should Mimic Batman Forever
In short, Sony will still finance and distribute new Spider-Man movies, starting with a new Spider-Man film announced for July 28, 2017. But Amy Pascal, who recently stepped down as the Sony Pictures Co-Chair, will co-produce with Marvels Kevin Feige.
No. 17 St. Johns Beats Long Beach State 66-49
St. Johns is in a place they havent been in well over two decades, but Red Storm coach Steve Lavin isnt jumping up and down in celebration. The No. 17 ranked St. Johns beat Long Beach State 66-49 on Monday night to improve to 10-1.
Sears Tower in Chicago Is Scaled by Stunt Man
A 25-year-old stunt man dressed in a bright blue-and-orange Spiderman outfit today climbed the west face of the Sears Tower, the worlds tallest building. Using a rope, suction cups and metal devices, the man, later identified as Daniel Goodwin of Las Vegas, Nev., took seven and a half hours to scale the 1,454-foot building. He was arrested when he reached the roof.
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Sony and Marvel Studios Team Up To Make New Spider-Man Movie
Spider-Man is coming home. As announced via press release late Monday, Sony and Disney-owned Marvel Studios will produce the next iteration of Spider-Man on the big screen. The beloved character -- who has lived at Sony since Sam Raimis .
AP PHOTOS: Pinata-Making Art Lives On in Mexican Family
A Mexican party isnt complete without a piñata, and Melesio Vicente Flores and Cecilia Albarran Gonzalez have spent the last 25 years making high-end versions of the papier-mache figures to later be stuffed with candies and broken open with a stick or club.
Sony to reboot Spider-Man again, this time with Amy Pascal and Marvel
A ���Spider-Man��� spinoff involving the cabal of villains known as the Sinister Six is still in development at Sony with writer-director Drew Goddard, but it is unlikely to still be targeted for a planned 2016 release date in light of the new Spider-Man.
Spider-Man Swings Into The Marvel Universe ��� Is He Going
Spider-Man will be making an appearance in the Marvel Universe by 2017.
SPIDER-MAN ��� 10 Actors Wed Cast ��� GeekTyrant
Rumors of a Marvel Studios deal with Sony to share the rights for Spider-Man have been circulating ever since the Sony Pictures hack. The deal opened up as a possibility because Sony is reportedly unhappy with how its��.
Spider-Man Officially Swinging to Marvels Avengers.
Weve been waiting for this news for a while now, but its finally a done deal: Spider-Man is set to appear in a Marvel movie, and in a special turn of events the Marvel Cinematic Universe characters could also soon appear in��.
Under a new deal, a new Spider-Man will first appear in a currently-unspecified Marvel film within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sony Pictures will thereafter release the next installment of its $4 billion Spider-Man franchise, on July 28, 2017, in a.