Universal is in first place with 25% of the market share, Disney is in second place with 19.7% of the market share. The bad news for Universal is that they have one more major release to go, Minions, however, some may argue Straight Outta Compton but due to its R rating, its audience will be restricted. So why is this bad news? Because Disney has two giants left for the year: Ant Man and Star Wars.
Announced yesterday, by Marvel, Spider-Man is finally coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. For those who did not know, Sony owns the rights to Spider-Man, which has prevented the web-slinger from appearing in the Avengers. However, just be clear, Marvel still does not own the rights to Spider-Man. Sony still has final say in creative […]
When Warner Brothers/DC moved back Batman vs. Superman to May 6, 2016, they moved the highly anticipated film to a date already occupied by an unknown Marvel film. We now know that the unknown Marvel film is Captain America 3! First off, one of these movies will budge. Economically, it is completely stupid to open up […]
On this episode I break down the Superhero battle of May 6, 2016: Batman and Superman vs. Captain America 3! You can see a condense version in a text format at thenerdyeconomist.com Check out this episode!
Independence Day 2 was holding out hope last fall that Will Smith, Captain Steven Hiller would return to the franchise that jump started his acting career. According to Deadline Emmerich, the director, and co-writer and producer Dean Devil will battle the aliens without Smith, as he has informed 20th Century Fox he won’t be joining the […]
As many of you know by now, Quentin Tarantino has scrapped all plans for his upcoming spaghetti western ” The Hateful Eight” when one of his trusted friends leaked the scrip. Now it Tarantino is moving forward with a lawsuit against Gawker Media for over $1 million dollars for leaking his script. The suit also names […]
Yesterday, Wonder Woman herself, Gal Gadot, divulged some of her contract information. What Gal Gadot revealed was that she was signed on for three films, to play the Amazonian Princess. Variety is now reporting that the three films she signed for were the recently pushed back Batman V Superman, the long awaited Justice League movie, and […]
In November, the executive producer of Arrow, Greg Berlanti , said that there was no plans to cross over the hit CW T.V. Series and the DC Cinematic Universe. Speculation was that Warner Brothers and DC wanted to keep the two universe separate, for simplicity reasons. However, Stephen Amell who plays Green Arrow, says that he […]
For everybody who is looking forward to the new Fantastic Four reboot, here is some great news for you! Fantastic Four screenwriter Simon Kinberg has says that he has finished his rewrites and casting will be finalize in the coming weeks. They still do not have a Mr. Fantastic , nvisible Woman, or The Thing, […]