Review: AVENGERS: ENDGAME (2019)

The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, Avengers: Endgame. It’s no stretch to say that Avengers: Endgame is one of the most anticipated movies…Continue Reading “Review: AVENGERS: ENDGAME (2019)”

John Cena in Talks to Join THE SUICIDE SQUAD

Warner Bros.‘ Suicide Squad sequel, titled The Suicide Squad, is shifting the franchise in a new direction, as it will introduce many new characters. Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, and Amanda Waller are all returning. But otherwise, the film is expected to consist of an entirely new roster, including a character played by Idris Elba. Now,…Continue Reading “John Cena in Talks to Join THE SUICIDE SQUAD”

OFFICIAL: The End of WOBAM! Entertainment

To say the least, WOBAM! Entertainment has been one heck of a journey. In late 2013, I launched the first iteration, Watchtower of Babel News. Then, in 2017, I kicked off sister site Astonishing Marvels, before merging the sites together a year later. After much time and energy spent putting it together, the WOBAM! Entertainment…Continue Reading “OFFICIAL: The End of WOBAM! Entertainment”

Ezra Miller Writing His Own Script for THE FLASH; Could the Scarlet Speedster Be Recast?

DC Films‘ The Flash has taken an infamously long path in development hell. After multiple director changes, Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley signed on to direct last year. Then we had productions delays due to scripting and Ezra Miller‘s schedule. The latest update takes the film into a…peculiar direction. However, it may be one…Continue Reading “Ezra Miller Writing His Own Script for THE FLASH; Could the Scarlet Speedster Be Recast?”

James Gunn Returns as Director for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 3

Last summer, writer-director James Gunn was fired from Marvel‘s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. The decision was made after the resurfacing of old tweets, which contained a lot of offensive jokes. Disney‘s decision was met with much criticism. In fact, the Guardians of the Galaxy cast released an open letter supporting Gunn. Since then,…Continue Reading “James Gunn Returns as Director for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 3”

Marvel’s SHANG-CHI Sets Director, RED SONJA Drops Bryan Singer

We have a couple of director updates in the world of comic book movies. Marvel Studios‘ Shang-Chi film has recruited a director as it hits the fast track. Meanwhile, the controversial Red Sonja reboot has apparently dropped its director. Filmmaker Destin Daniel Cretton (Short Term 12) has signed on to direct Shang-Chi for Marvel. Cretton…Continue Reading “Marvel’s SHANG-CHI Sets Director, RED SONJA Drops Bryan Singer”

ARROW Will End with Season 8 This Fall

The CW launched a new era in 2012 with the premiere of Arrow, a new take on DC’s Green Arrow lore. The show is currently in its seventh season. Along the way, it has spawned an entire “Arrowverse” of other shows – The Flash, Supergirl, and Legends of Tomorrow. That’s not counting multiple animated spinoffs…Continue Reading “ARROW Will End with Season 8 This Fall”

Sony’s MORBIUS Movie Casts Jared Harris

Sony is getting ready to begin production on its next Marvel movie, Morbius. Jared Leto stars as the titular Living Vampire. The film will also feature Matt Smith and Adria Arjona. Now, another addition to the cast has been made. Jared Harris, whose credits include Mad Men and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, has…Continue Reading “Sony’s MORBIUS Movie Casts Jared Harris”

Review: CAPTAIN MARVEL Vol. 1: Earth’s Mightiest Hero

Carol Danvers has a new codename and is determined to prove herself the best of the best! She’s forging a new future for herself as Captain Marvel, but finds that she still can’t walk away from a challenge from her past! It’s a firefight in the sky as the Banshee Squadron debut – but who…Continue Reading “Review: CAPTAIN MARVEL Vol. 1: Earth’s Mightiest Hero”

Will Smith Will Not Return for THE SUICIDE SQUAD

Despite Suicide Squad‘s massive financial success, Warner Bros. has taken its time with getting a sequel rolling. After several director changes, former guardian of the galaxy James Gunn is taking the helm. The sequel, now titled The Suicide Squad, will consist of a mostly new cast of characters. It’s been unknown how many characters from…Continue Reading “Will Smith Will Not Return for THE SUICIDE SQUAD”