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Bob Iger Says Another Marvel Show Headed To ABC, Netflix Shows Will Hit Starting 2016; Cobie Smulders Returns For 'Avengers 2'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 8, 2013 3:32 PM
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It seems we can't go a few minutes without another morsel dropping about Marvel's next move in their efforts for total world entertainment domination. And so here's a few more nuggets about what they've got planned both on the big and small screen, from folks directly involved.

What Does The Netflix Partnership Mean For The Marvel Universe? 7 Points To Consider

  • By Edward Davis
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  • November 8, 2013 1:44 PM
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Marvel/NetFlix
Has the revolution begun? Netflix announced just a few days ago that they had delivered 2 billion hours of just streaming content in their fourth quarter this year. Before that, Netflix chief Ted Sarandos provoked the industry with a confrontational keynote speech about releasing films day-and-date on the streaming service and warning theater owners that they will "kill movies" if they continue to resist multi-platform distribution. A convenient, self-serving statement, he's since back pedaled away from those comments (after all, it’s Netflix who mostly benefits here).

Watch: David Lynch's Complete 1993 HBO Miniseries 'Hotel Room'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 8, 2013 9:38 AM
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While David Lynch's "Twin Peaks" will always stand proudly as the moment the distinct filmmaker freaked out America on national network TV, once the show was done, he was finished working on the small screen format. Less known among his filmography is a detour to HBO in 1993 for the three part miniseries "Hotel Room." Well, thanks to the glory of the interwebs, you can now spent the rest of the day hiding out from your boss and watching it in full.

‘Better Call Saul’ Might Be A Sequel Too, But Don't Call It 'Breaking Bad 2.0'

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • November 7, 2013 12:21 PM
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Saul Goodman Spin-off
If you’re still mourning the loss of “Breaking Bad,” cheer up, because Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould are gearing up to bring you back to the ABQ through the Saul Goodman spin-off “Better Call Saul.” While the show was originally announced as a prequel, it appears that some discussions have been had about possibly being a bit more fluid with the show’s timeline, which certainly meshes with reports that doors will be left open for Walter White and Jesse Pinkman to cameo.

Netflix Announce 4 Live-Action Marvel Series Based On Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist & Luke Cage, Plus 'Defenders' Mini-Series

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 7, 2013 9:41 AM
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Marvel will now dominate all media. Having conquered the multiplex, currently holding down TV with "Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D." (even as the show finds its footing), the next move for Marvel is streaming into the homes of fans everywhere with the simple click of a button.

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Developing TV Series '1%' With 'House Of Cards' Producers

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 6, 2013 1:14 PM
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With the whole Occupy Wall Street thing touching on pop culture in fits and starts (it recently served as a pretty poor subplot during the last season of "The Newsroom"), it was only a matter of time before it became the central focus of a movie or series. And it's the latter, where an acclaimed filmmaker will get dive deep into the subject.

'12 Years A Remake:' History Channel Giving Legendary 1977 Miniseries 'Roots' A Reboot

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 5, 2013 2:57 PM
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With History Channel earning acclaim over the past year or two for their push toward original programming including "Hatfields & McCoys," "The Vikings" and more infamously, "The Kennedys," they are now looking to take on one of the most controversial chapters in American history: slavery. If that's not enough, they're going to remake a series regularly heralded as one of the greatest ever made in the process.

Gael García Bernal To Star In Roman Coppola's Amazon Pilot, Vince Gilligan Guesting On 'Community' & More

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • November 5, 2013 10:36 AM
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No stranger to the small screen—he’s directed quite a few ads this year along with Arcade Fire’s cool TV special—Roman Coppola is helming a comedy pilot for Amazon and he’s found his leading man. Deadline reports Gael García Bernal—who stars in Jon Stewart’s forthcoming directorial debut, “Rosewater”—will lead the Coppola, Jason Schwartzman and Jason Timbers-written project as “an enfant terrible who’s utterly devoted to his art as a conductor - but also to his image.”

Watch: New Trailer For Fourth & Final Season Of David Simon's 'Treme'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 5, 2013 9:19 AM
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Barack Obama might be entering the White House, but for folks in New Orleans, Louisiana, it's thirty eight months after Hurricane Katrina and there's much to be done. David Simon's chronicle of the city in "Treme" comes to an end with the fourth and final season and today comes the first look at what fans who have stuck by the show in store.

'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Doing 'Thor 2' Crossover Episode That Actually Doesn't Include Anyone From 'Thor 2'

  • By Edward Davis
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  • November 3, 2013 10:21 AM
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'Agents of SHIELD,' 'Thor: The Dark World'
Classic. November sweeps season is on its way for television, which means studios are pulling out all the stops. What will ABC be doing for "Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.?" Well, there is one upcoming Marvel film that comes out in November, "Thor: The Dark World." It's official: Marvel has announced that "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." will be doing a crossover episode with the upcoming 'Thor' sequel. Hell, fans rejoice, right? This is what they've dreamed of since this ABC spin-off series was announced.

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