SNL pokes fun at Marvel’s seeming inability to deliver on a compelling female superhero on screen, as they completely miss the point of Black Widow, and cast her in a romantic comedy. It’s not like DC has done any better.
“Buildings, roads, regular people. These are not superheroes, yet they are consistently shown throughout the film.”The Onion satirizes the overabundance of characters in Avengers: Age of Ultron by demanding the exact opposite.
“…listen, I’ve got powers too and they’re pretty sweet.” Hawkeye doesn’t have a suit of armor or any super powers, but Jeremy Renner wants you to know that he’s got other abilities too. Plus he’s got an amazing series of comic books.
PixelsPerSecond pokes fun at the problems just about anyone who’s ever tried to do a video conference have encountered, only this time, it’s the fate of the world that depends on a decent broadband connection.
Sesame Street parodies this summer’s blockbuster Avengers: Age of Ultron, replacing our protagonists with a bunch of nutritionally-conscious heroes. Except for Cookie Monster. And Zuchin-eye is as useless as you’d expect.
SharkRobot’s tongue-in-cheek tee mashes up two of geekdom’s greatest creations – Pokémon and The Avengers. Pikathor, Captain Amerisquirtle, Charmander Man, Hulkasaur (and Nick Fury) are all here to save the day. Assemble them all!
Before you go see Avengers: Age of Ultron – we’ve seen it, it’s a lot to take in by itself but also a lot of fun – check out Vulture’s recap of the movies that lead up to it, starting with the first Iron Man flick.
This is how Civil War starts. Jimmy Kimmel Live made the stars of Avengers play Family Feud. It’s Capt. America, the Hulk and Hawkeye versus Iron Man, Black Widow and Thor. Did RDJ and Chris Evans swap bodies?
Our first glimpse at Avengers: Age of Ultron was heavy on the drama. Then we saw a smattering of humor. And now we have this reassurance that yes, the movie will meet its quota of lighthearted quips and nonchalant badassery.
“I’ve gotta give credit to those robots. They fought hard, but luckily I’M THOR!” After defeating Ultron and his minions, it appears the euphoria from the victory made Odin’s favorite son revert to his carefree personality.
The latest trailer for Age of Ultron sees the days getting darker and darker as Tony Stark and Bruce Banners’s unintentionally evil creation wreaks havoc on Earth. And Thor asks a stupid question. (Thanks Brian!)
Donate at least $10 to Julia’s House via Omaze for a chance to hang out with Robert Downey Jr. You and a friend will have breakfast with RDJ, then tour LA and walk on the red carpet with him at the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Based on the Helicarrier from The Avengers, this 2,996 pc., 31″ long LEGO set is insanely detailed, and includes tiny jets, trucks, and both minifigs and scale microfigures. Its rotors turn and can be upgraded with motors. Available March 2015.
The latest trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron gives us more glimpses of Ultron and his Iron Man-like minions, Andy Serkis’ as yet unidentified character as well as the battle between Hulk and Iron Man.
Before you have a full-on nerdgasm, this isn’t a real film, but a fan edit by MR8866 & Alex Luthor (nice name), which envisions a universe in which intellectual property rights mean nothing and all comic book characters could freely roam.
Video editor and game developer James Covenant wishes you a very Marvel Christmas with this funny edit. Watch as he makes it seem like Cap, Iron Man, their friends and foes sing Christmas carols, with a special guest at the end.
Comics Alliance made this neat chart that catalogs the announced lineup of superhero movies from Marvel/Disney, Warner Bros., Sony and Fox. 2017 is crazy packed. We can’t wait for Black Panther and LEGO Batman.
The alternate debut trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron starts out with a lighthearted scene about Thor’s hammer. Perhaps this was supposed to be the original trailer, but after it got leaked Marvel rushed the other one out.
Animator James Farr’s latest crossover short film reenacts the events in the Avengers movie using Mario, Link, Princess Peach and other Nintendo characters. Samus should have been Iron Woman, but Pikathor is a great hybrid.
MTV points out the Easter eggs from the past nine Marvel Studios movies – Iron Man to Captain America: The Winter Soldier – from Stan Lee’s cameos, hints to future movies and numerous references to Marvel’s comics.
While Captain America might be the world’s #1 patriotic superhero, we’re not exactly leading the world in the things that count. FoxADHD regales us with some sobering facts about our great nation in this cynical, but still hilarious song.
(SPOILERS) After the catastrophic events of Captain America 2 and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., the remaining members of the bumbling black ops agency hold a depressing debriefing. Unfortunately for them, it doesn’t get better.