The North American premiere of Doctor Strange is now under a week away and thanks to international premieres and advanced screenings for critics, the movie is currently at 93% on the movie review website Rotten Tomatoes.
— Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios)
Like the tweet above shows, comics legend Stan Lee surprised a crowd by introducing a special screening of the film last week. In the below tweet, we see actors Benedict Wong and Mads Mikkelsen having a little fun with some of the movies special effects.
— Marvel UK & Ireland (@MarvelUK)
Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2
With the Sorcerer Supreme making his MCU debut this week, the next movie slated for release is Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2, the much-anticipated sequel to James Gunns’ 2014 blockbuster hit. As we see in Gunns’ Instagram post below, even the extras in the movie are subject to wearing the realistic alien makeup.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Almost a quarter of the way through Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’s fourth season, one of the best parts of the show has been the introduction of Robbie Reyes, the fourth iteration of Ghost Rider.
— Mallory Jansen (@MalloryJansen)
Mark Kolpack, The Supreme Sorcerer of VFX on @Marvel’s @AgentsofSHIELD (and looking rather #hitchcockian in this photo), applies my #mocap dots for GR transformation. He admits to having fun making the Ghost Rider wince. The pen gets close to my eyeball on occasion. #behindthescenes #VFX #agentsofshield #GhostRider ???
Sources: Twitter and Instgram.
Filming for The Punisher is well under way in New York City and as we covered earlier this week, several more members to the cast this week, including actress Jaime Ray Newman, as you can see in the tweet below.
— Jaime Ray Newman (@JaimeRayNewman)
As covered earlier this week was the wrapping of Thor: Ragnarok, as we wrote about here. Director Taika Waititi, commemorated the ending of filming with posting a few pictures, including the one below with a Thor Odinson cosplayer.
Captain America: Civil War
Captain America: Civil War has been released on home video for over a month now yet we’re still be treated to some concept art for the pre-production stage of the film. In the newly released concept art, it shows Vision phasing his hand through Iron Man’s arc reactor, an interesting tidbit as they were on the same side of the conflict in the movie.
— Andy Park table#B40 (@andyparkart)
The next Netflix show coming to Netflix in March 2017 has wrapped filming and is currently in post-production. The stunt crew posted a behind the scenes video on Vimeo, showing some of the stunts they used in the show.
People’s Choice Awards
With the People’s Choice Awards nearing, Marvel’s Daredevil and Luke Cage are finalists for the People’s Choice Award for Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy show.
Source: People’s Choice Awards.
MCU Costume Infographic
If you’re a graphic design nerd like myself, you’ll like the following infographic. Takes to the folks over at Pokies, they’ve created an infographic showcasing the costumes of some of the MCU characters we’ve come to love over the past few years.