Color us impressed!
Joss Whedon’s The Avengers earned over $700 million dollars in less than two weeks!
Disney has officially rebounded from screwing the pooch earlier in the year with John Carter flopping harder than a team of European basketball players!
The super heroic masterpiece already pulled in $225 mil at home and more than twice as much overseas and it was only released TEN DAYS AGO!!
$700 million dollars is a TON of dough!
It could buy you
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Sorry Marvel fans! You're favorite
jolly angry green giant won't be roid ragin' in his own movie anytime soon.
Despite audiences' favorable reaction to the Hulk in Marvel's upcoming release, The Avengers, the studio is not giving him any more love.
Other than appearing in The Avengers 2, the Hulk will NOT be getting another solo outing in the multiplex.
When asked if the suits in charge of the big green hero's fate would be giving him another shot, Marvel Studios president, Kevin Feige, told sources:
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If you can get over the fact that the Whiplash suit was THAT close to Mickey Rourke's body (above), we'd say it'd be an AWESOME collectible to own!!!
Marvel Studios has joined forces with Propworx to auction off 225 props from Iron Man 2 and The Incredible Hulk on
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Mark Ruffalo sat down with MTV News to talk about his role as the Incredible Hulk in the upcoming Avengers movie, but more specifically what role the Hulk will have in this epic pairing of superheroes!
Sounds like Dr. Bruce Banner and Black Widow may develop some romantic feelings for each other, while he buddies up with Tony Stark.
It also sounds like whatever relationships he develops as Bruce may be strained once he morphs into the Hulk, as the actor shared with Jimmy Kimmel during an appearance on his show:
"He's like the teammate none of them are sure they want on their team. He's a loose cannon. It's like, 'Just throw a grenade in the middle of the group and let's hope it turns out well!"
Check out the interview above for more details on the Hulk's dynamic with the rest of the Avengers crew.
Are U liking the approach the film is taking with this classic Marvel character?
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And it's more than deserved!
Comic book legend Stan Lee, who created or co-created Marvel Comics characters such as Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, X-Men, The Fantastic Four and Iron Man, received a star on the Walk of Fame on Tuesday.
The 88-year-old's star lies in front of the Live Nation Building on Hollywood Boulevard. He was accompanied by his wife and posing with Spidey's signature move.
Lee is the founder, chairman and chief creative officer of POW! Entertainment. More than 2 million of his comic books have been published in 75 nations and in 25 languages. And his characters have been featured in 24 animated television series and several movies.
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It's moving from the silver screen to the boob tube!
ABC is picking up a live action TV series based on The Incredible Hulk. It is unknown whether there will be any continuity between the show, 2003's Hulk and the upcoming Avengers flick.
If that wasn't enough, Cloak and Dagger (aka Tyrone Johnson and Tandy Bowen) is also a candidate for ABC Family. They first appeared 1982's The Spectacular Spider-Man #64 as two runaways who become victims of a criminal heroin dealer. He experiments on them and they wake up with mutant powers.
Wowsa! Will U watch superheroes on TV?!
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We're pumped for superheroes coming to TV!
After Marvel was acquired by Disney last year for $4 billion, they've started a push to TV with the launch of Marvel Television.
Their first superhero show is on the way, which is a live-action version of The Incredible Hulk.
As far as Hulk progress is concerned, they're currently searching for a writer. Assuming all goes according to plan, the rumors going around are that the show may hit the small screen mid-summer.
In other superhero-tv-related-news, Warner Bros. TV and DC Comics are working on a Wonder Woman series, being developed by David E. Kelley.
Both shows sound awesome! We'll def be curious to hear who they cast as the Hulk.
Are U excited for superheroes to hit the small screen?
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