Tag Archives: Joss Whedon

Amy Acker Joins Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.!

I’ve been a big fan of Amy Acker ever since she played Winifred (Fred) Burkle on Joss Whedon’s Angel. She’s since gone on to play roles in Whedon’s Dollhouse and Much Ado About Nothing as well as CBS’ Person of Interest. Any time she shows up in a TV show or movie, I tend to watch it. […]

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The Blu-ray Crypt – Oct. 8

Help support Monster Popcorn! If you click on the Blu-ray cover images or links provided to Amazon and make a purchase, Monster Popcorn gets a (very small) referral fee! A lot of hard work goes into the site and I’d certainly appreciate your support by clicking through the links provided if you plan on ordering […]

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ABC Picks up Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.! FOX Brings Back Jack Bauer in 24: Live Another Day!

ABC has officially ordered Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D to series!  It’s unknown just yet if the new Joss Whedon produced show will start in the fall or mid-season but we should all know by tomorrow when ABC announces it’s 2013-14 TV line-up.  Whedon co-wrote and directed the pilot for the show which you can see […]

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The Trailer for Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing!

The time has finally arrived to get a first look at Joss Whedon’s newest film, Much Ado About Nothing!  The first trailer for Whedon’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s famous play has hit the web to wow your eyeballs with the beautiful black and white image imagery.  It looks pretty fantastic and I cannot wait to […]

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Popcorn News – Mar. 7

At a “Meet the Filmmakers” event in London for Oz the Great and Powerful, Sam Raimi took some questions about the Evil Dead franchise.  He responded, “I would love to make Evil Dead 4.  My brother and I plan to work on the script this summer.”  The brother that Raimi alludes to is his brother […]

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Lionsgate Has Much Ado About Whedon

Much Ado About Nothing, the movie that Joss Whedon made while he was making The Avengers, has been bought by Lionsgate after premiering at the Toronto Film Festival.  Whedon had a small break during the production of The Avengers and decided to use that time to make an impromptu micro-budget take on Shakespeare’s Much Ado […]

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Popcorn News – Aug. 16

Producer Avi Lerner has stated that, if The Expendables 2 does well, they are eyeing four actors to potentially join The Expendables 3.  Clint Eastwood, Harrison Ford and Wesley Snipes were all named and Lerner stated that they have Nicolas Cage for the potential sequel.  (IGN) John Barrowman (Torchwood, Doctor Who) has joined the cast […]

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Popcorn News – Aug. 9

While the reported news that Warner Bros. would like Ben Affleck to direct Justice League may be true, Affleck’s reps say it will NOT happen.  He may still meet about the project but it won’t be to direct it.   (Deadline) Joss Whedon has signed an exclusive deal with Marvel Studios for film and television development […]

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Popcorn News – Aug. 2

Producer Bryan Singer confirmed that the sequel to X-Men: First Class will indeed be X-Men: Days of Future Past.  He stated that Matthew Vaughn is back to direct and that the film will borrow from the John Byrne/Chris Claremont story of the same name while adding some new things. (IGN) 20th Century Fox is moving […]

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Giveaway! Alien Anthology Blu-ray Set!

The giveaway is now CLOSED.  Congratulations to Tiffany Santiago (@TotalNonstopTif) on winning the blu-ray set! Taking note of Ridley Scott’s new sci-fi film, Prometheus, hitting theaters in just a few days, I thought it’s time for another giveaway!  This time I am giving away a brand new copy of the Alien Anthology set on blu-ray!  One lucky person […]

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