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'Think Like A Man' Tops Box Office Before 'Avengers' Storm

'Think Like A Man' remained at the top of the US Box Office charts this weekend, though its victory may be fleeting given the huge hype surrounding the release of 'The Avengers' this week.BBC News...

'The Avengers' Takes $179 Million Abroad, Over To You America

The superhero movie 'The Avengers' - dubbed the greatest comic book film of all time in some quarters - took $178.4 million in overseas tickets over the weekend. That figure will delight studio bosses in...

Avengers Assemble Takes In Massive £2.5 Million On First Day

Marvel's epic superhero super-group movie The Avengers Assemble, starring Scarlett Johansson, recorded the third largest opening of all time in the UK when it opened on Thursday (April 26th) according to The Nme. The comic...

Stan Lee Wants Avengers Assemble Sequel

Stan Lee wants an 'Avengers Assemble' sequel to be created. The US comic book writer - who is the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics - would love to see more characters such as...

Avengers: Assemble On Course For $150 Million Debut

Marvel Studios have begun their international roll-out of Avengers: Assemble a week before it opens in the US (which will undoubtedly be its most lucrative market). If the rest of the world is being used...

Scarlett Johansson: My Sexuality Is Boring

Scarlett Johansson thinks her striking good looks are a ''by-product of being curvy''.The 'Avengers Assemble' actress - who plays spy Black Widow the superhero movie - finds her own sexuality ''boring'' and she tries not...

Avengers Assemble: Will It Be A Record-breaking Debut?

Anticipation has been mounting for some time for the release of Avengers Assemble, the first time that Marvel Studios have attempted to shoe-horn all of their major comic book heroes into a single, mind-blowing blockbuster....

Scarlett Johansson Wants Black Widow: The Movie

Scarlett Johansson has hinted that she'd like to star in her very own Black Widow comic book adaptation. An article from Screen Rant today (April 25, 2012) confirms that the Black Widow character will be...

Scarlett Johansson Has 'Body Worries'

Scarlett Johansson has ''body worries''.Despite her sex symbol status, the actress star has issues with her figure like all women do, but her all-action role in 'Avengers Assemble' as Black Widow got her into the...

Avengers Assemble: The Best Superhero Movie Ever?

Forget 'The Hunger Games', The Avengers could prove to be one of 2012's biggest movies after it received unanimous praise from critics. The film stars Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L Jackson, Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans,...

Jessica Chastain In Talks To Join Iron Man 3

Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain is being tipped to star in the forthcoming production of Iron Man 3 according to Hollywood Reporter. The next instalment in the series of Marvel Studios' comic book adaptations is set...

Jessica Chastain In Talks For Iron Man 3 Role

Jessica Chastain is in talks to star in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Help' actress is said to have returned to negotiations for the film - which stars Robert Downey Jr. in the titular role - and...

Joss Whedon: I Relate To 'Messed Up' Avengers

Joss Whedon felt he could relate to the 'Avengers Assemble' characters because they are ''really messed up people''. The writer-and-director thinks the superheroes are a ''fine reflection'' of him and he ''loved'' helming the movie...

Guy Pearce Lands Iron Man Role

Guy Pearce has landed a role in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Lockout' actor is in final talks to star in the forthcoming superhero sequel - which sees Robert Downey Jr. return as inventor Tony Stark and...

Chris Hemsworth Was Apprehensive Avengers Role

Chris Hemsworth was initially apprehensive about starring in 'Avengers Assemble'.The actor admits he wasn't sure about taking on the role of Thor in the superhero ensemble movie because there were so many big names in...

Guy Pearce In Talks To Join Iron Man 3 Cast

Aussie actor Guy Pearce is in talks to join Robert Downey, JR., Gwyneth Paltrow and Sir Ben Kingsley in Iron Man 3.The Memento star is slated to play geneticist Aldrich Killian - the man behind...

Avengers Star Mark Ruffalo Regrets Googling Himself

The Avengers start Mark Ruffalo has spoken of his regret at going online to determine the fans reaction to the announcement that he had been cast as The Hulk. During a press conference at the...

Robert Downey Jr's Iron Man Caffeine Help

Robert Downey Jr. relied on caffeine to keep him going while portraying Iron Man. The 47-year-old actor got ''tired'' on the set of 'Avengers Assemble' as he reprised his role as the superhero for the...

Avengers Assemble Superheroes Hit London Premiere

Thousands of fans turned out to catch a glimpse of some of the biggest stars in Hollywood for the European premiere of the Avengers Assemble in London on Thursday (April 19, 2012). Stars including Robert...

Robert Downey Jr. 'Misses' Son

Robert Downey Jr. has ''missed'' his son ''a lot'' while promoting 'Avengers Assemble'. The 47-year-old actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and his spouse Susan Levin welcomed baby...

Mark Ruffalo Felt Pressure Playing The Hulk

Mark Ruffalo felt ''pressure'' portraying The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. The 44-year-old actor took on the role of the green monster for the first time in the superhero movie, but he was nervous about...

Downey, Jr. Battled 'Thousands Of Forms Of Fear' Ahead Of Baby's Birth

Iron Man star Robert Downey, JR. was wracked with nerves as he prepared to become a father for the second time earlier this year (12), revealing he battled "thousands of forms of fear" in the...

Chris Hemsworth: Downey Jr Is The Avengers 'Godfather'

Chris Hemsworth regards Robert Downey Jr. as the ''godfather'' of superhero team The Avengers. The 28-year-old actor - who stars as Thor in the forthcoming 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' movie - looked up to the 47-year-old...

Robert Downey Jr Had Parenthood Fears

Robert Downey Jr. was nervous about becoming a father again.The 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and wife Susan Levin welcomed son Exton Elias into...

'Iron Man 3' Set To Be Co-produced In China

'Iron Man 3' will be co-produced between Disney and a Chinese partner, it's been revealed, as the American film industry continues to try and utilise the hitherto largely untapped but vast Chinese market. Though America's...

Liam Hemsworth Goes Head-to-head With Brother At Box Office

When Avengers Assemble finally opens at the box office on May 4, 2012, there'll be more than the usual film industry one-upmanship at stake. There'll be some serious kudos on offer in the sibling rivalry...

Mark Ruffalo's Online Mistake

Mark Ruffalo admits it was a ''mistake'' to read what fans thought of his casting as The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. Unlike the rest of the characters in the ensemble film - which stars...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Engaged, At Last

Angelina Jolie and long-time partner Brad Pitt are finally engaged, according the Hollywood Reporter. A Beverly Hills jeweller by the name of Robert Procop confirmed that he designed a custom engagement ring for Angelina, at...

The Avengers Shoot Final Scene At Movie's Premiere?

The much-hyped Avengers movie had its Hollywood premiere on Wednesday night (April 11, 2012), in front of the usual mix of industry professionals, celebrities and junket press, though it appears Joss Whedon isn't done with...

Robert Downey Jr. Drives 9m Car To Premiere

Robert Downey Jr. arrived at the world premiere for 'The Avengers' in a $9 million car.The actor - who plays the role of Tony Stark and his alter-ego Iron Man in the highly anticipated action...

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