Boxden hiphop sports wild'ish games movies news eyecandy tech gear rides
trending now most viewers #top20 top yesterday all sections videos pics tracks headlines

‘Ant-Man’ & ‘Doctor Strange’ Confirmed as Marvel Phase Three Movies

most watched this minute | see more
most viewed right now
104 viewing
 Video inside Love & Hip Hop’s Hazel-E -- I Hit the Jackpot... with Katt Williams' Cash
31 comments
most viewed right now
84 viewing
 Video inside McConaughey keeps it all the way 100, talks about almost getting jumped..
39 comments

top in section
44 viewing
Video inside Most unintentionally hilarious scene in a movie ever
top in movies
top in section
24 viewing
Video inside URGENT:Something is Affecting the Entire Solar System – Sun’s Magnetic ..
top in wild'ish

people viewing this topic:   (0 members and 1 guests)  
 
 

let em know » Share this on TwitterShare this on Facebook
 ‘Ant-Man’ & ‘Doctor Strange’ Confirmed as Marvel Phase Three Movies
Unread 2 years agoclass of '06 - away - #1
1142 pageviews
10 comments


Steve 31965 heat pts31965 space
avatar space
Boxden GOAT
space
$103,332 | POWERFUL

Marvel Studios has only one non-sequel in development that will release in the next two-and-a-half years, and that project has been dominating the headlines as of late with rapid fire reports and rumors surrounding the casting of Guardians of the Galaxy. It won’t be until after The Avengers 2 when a new hero will get a chance to headline their own film, thanks to Edgar Wright and his dedication to realizing Ant-Man on the big screen.

With Ant-Man releasing months after the second team-up event film, is it still part of “Phase Two” of the Marvel cinematic universe? No, in fact it’s in Phase Three where Doctor Strange will also finally have his own movie.


In chatting with MTV, Marvel President of Production Kevin Feige flat out confirmed the positioning of Ant-Man in the Marvel cinematic universe as the first step in Phase Three after The Avengers 2. He also iterates that the “only” reason it’s happening is because of the unique vision of Edgar Wright, who’s writing and directing the feature – after having been attached for years and years.

“‘Ant-Man’ is definitely part of Phase Three. Like ‘Iron Man 3,’ it’s certainly set in the Marvel Universe, but it’s also through the lens of Edgar Wright — which is the only reason we’re making the movie… I’ve known Edgar since our first lunch together at Comic-Con in 2004. He asked me what Marvel was doing with ‘Ant-Man’ — we weren’t even a studio then; what a difference eight years makes! It’s very much an ‘Ant-Man’ origin movie from the perspective of Edgar Wright and his co-writer Joe Cornish. It will of course be firmly planted in the MCU, but a different corner than we’ve seen before.”

Phase One was six films, Phase Two will only be five – not counting the S.H.I.E.L.D. TV series that began shooting this week.

Like Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man will be the next Marvel Studios full-length feature to showcase and explore entirely new characters for the franchise, and its positioning after The Avengers 2 makes it rather clear that he will not be a main character in that story. Even before The Avengers 1, Edgar Wright said Ant-Man would need his origin tale told first before he could become a member of Earth’s Mightiest and while executives at Marvel considered the idea of having three movies in one year (i.e. Ant-Man in 2014) it wasn’t a realistic scenario.

“So much of the stories we’re telling [right now] is about the core ‘Avengers’ characters we’ve now met, and they’ll be evolving in big, surprising ways, in Cap’s next movie and Thor’s next movie and of course in ‘Iron Man 3,’ as we get them all into the next ‘Avengers’ film. Beyond that… ‘Ant-Man’ is the only one officially announced, but you probably don’t have to look too far to guess at the next list of characters we’re toying with and beginning to develop.”

Guardians of the Galaxy was one property frequently name-dropped by Feige, alongside Dr. Strange and The Inhumans, for over the last two years, representing riskier “out there” types of properties that delve deep into the sci-fi and fantasy realms of the Marvel Comics library. We of course know that Guardians is on its way to becoming a reality, and rumors in recent months had a potential Strange appearance in this fall’s Thor: The Dark World. So, after multiple reports of Marvel developing the project, is Doctor Stephen Strange actually going to get his chance?

“‘Doctor Strange,’ which I’ve been talking about for years, is definitely one of them. He’s a great, original character, and he checks the box off this criteria that I have: he’s totally different from anything else we have, just like ‘Guardians of the Galaxy.’ He’s totally different from anything we’ve done before, as is ‘Ant-Man,’ which keeps us excited.”

Let’s hope it’s better than the 1978 TV movie.

Ant-Man is the film with the latest release date for fall 2015, which means the earliest we’ll see Dr. Strange, is 2016. Both will be separate chapters in Phase Three of the Marvel cinematic universe. We always knew they were going cosmic after The Avengers. Should Guillermo del Toro direct Doctor Strange? What about Black Panther?

More on this soon…

Iron Man 3 releases May 3, 2013, Thor: The Dark World on November 8, 2013, Captain America: The Winter Soldier on April 4, 2014, Guardians of the Galaxy on August 1, 2014, The Avengers 2 on May 1, 2015 and Ant-Man on November 6, 2015.

‘Ant-Man’ & ‘Doctor Strange’ Confirmed as Marvel Phase Three Movies
Reply With Quote
Props given to Steve hot topic  (01-25-2013)

10 comments for "‘Ant-Man’ & ‘Doctor Strange’ Confirmed as Marvel Phase Three Movies"

- To post a comment, join the squad -


Unread 2 years agoclass of '06 - away - #2
the player 9 heat pts space
avatar space
#playersystem
space
$14,367 | POWERFUL
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '12 - on now - #3
Heisenberg 77 heat pts77 space
avatar space
.......
space
$8,525 | POWERFUL
still scared to do a Black Panther movie.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '04 - away - #4
C.R.I.P. 3 heat pts space
avatar space
Wisdom of the Youth ...
space
$15,557 | POWERFUL
fu*k yes..Dr.Strange.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '13 - away - #5
Guvnor 626 heat pts626 space
avatar space
Speculative Specktacle
space
$27,812 | POWERFUL
They better not mess these up, but I doubt they will.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '06 - away - #6
Michael 1987 693 heat pts693 space
avatar space
/
space
$65,167 | POWERFUL
fu*king Ant-Man. Where's th35 at now?
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '07 - away - #7
Playa 70 heat pts70 space
avatar space
The One
space
$22,608 | POWERFUL
C'mon Black Panther
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '11 - away - #8
Kobane 136 heat pts136 space
avatar space
PSN: childishxo
space
$12,766 | POWERFUL
Liam Neeson as Dr. Strange

I would love for marvel to progress the Amazing Spiderman to the point black cat is introduced and give her a movie of her own.

Ann hathoway
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '10 - away - #9
2113 29 heat pts29 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$1,991 | 19365467
Kobane said:
Liam Neeson as Dr. Strange

I would love for marvel to progress the Amazing Spiderman to the point black cat is introduced and give her a movie of her own.

Ann hathoway
Sony has the rights to Spiderman,not marvel,sorry didn't want to burst ya bubble,cause I wanna see what spidey would be like in Marvel's hands as well.
Reply With Quote
Unread 2 years agoclass of '09 - away - #10
DesertEagle 41 heat pts41 space
avatar space
Organized Chaos
space
$7,256 | POWERFUL
DC better catch up..
Reply With Quote
 

Home > all sections > The TV/Movie Spot
  
    
          join bx


 




that hot ish yesterday


most viewed right now
39 viewing
Jul 5 - 30 people shot in 8 hours in Chicago
175 comments
@news
most viewed right now
31 viewing
Jul 5 - Man poses as armored truck employee, walks out of Walmart with $75,000
74 comments
@news
most viewed right now
30 viewing
NBA White Chocolate: The Sequel (Jason Williams' Son Jax)
69 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
29 viewing
Image inside Stuck in a Basement for 10 Years: What Do You Pick?
266 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
27 viewing
Video inside ATL backing up Lil Wayne ,Diss young Thug!!
144 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
21 viewing
Possible Red Dead Redemption 2 Details
60 comments
@games
most viewed right now
20 viewing
Video inside 50 Cent's Top 10 Rules for Success
30 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
13 viewing
Image inside Leaked Screenshot Indicates Warner Bros. Montreal May be Developing an..
87 comments
@games
most viewed right now
13 viewing
NBA Lakers sign Lou Williams
228 comments
@sports

^
contact us   |   bx@twitter   |   bx@facebook   |   privacy   |   search   |  © BX 1998-end of time