Today is the tenth anniversary of the premiere of Star Trek Nemesis. The fourth and final film in The Next Generation series, the movie follows the crew of the USS Enterprise-E as they negotiate peace with longtime enemies the Romulans while fighting a dangerous clone of Captain Picard.
The film was a major failure for the studio and franchise. It was the second worst critically received film for the franchise and a box office failure being the first in the franchise not to debut at the top of the charts. Even the cast spoke poorly of the experience. The poor performance caused the cancellation of a planned fifth film and, along with the cancellation of Star Trek: Enterprise, essentially spelled the death of the Star Trek franchise until the rebo…Read more >
Tonight at sunset is the first day of Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights and the Feast of Dedication, a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire of the 2nd century BCE. Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days. The festival is observed by the kindling of the lights of a unique nine-branched menorah one additional light on each night of the holiday, progressing to eight on the final night.Read more >
The upcoming animated Spider-Man film from Sony Pictures Entertainment may have a title. Writer Christopher Miller promised an announcement on his Twitter account for tomorrow, but the Government of Alberta may have inadvertently jumped the gun. According to an official listing of the trailer's rating, the film will be titled Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Sony has declined comment.
What is known is that Shameik Moore will play Miles Morales facing off against a currently unknown villain played by Liev Schreiber, with Mahershala Ali playing his uncle and Brian Tyree Henry playing his father.
For those who don't know, the Spider-Verse was a massive Marvel Comics crossover featuring virtually every version of Spider-Man from across the multive…Read more >
Marvel Entertainment has announced Marvel Rising, a new multi-platform animation franchise. It is set to launch next year.
It will begin with six four-minute digital shorts spotlighting some of Marvel's most recent heroes. Afterwards, it will culminate in a new animated feature Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors that will premiere next year. There are other stories and content being developed across Marvel's digital and publishing platforms to be announced later. Distributors for the film will be announced later.
Dove Cameron returns to the role of Gwen Stacy, from Ultimate Spider-Man, who is called Ghost-Spider. Chloe Bennet, of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., returns to play Daisy Johnson also known as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Quake. Tyler Posey, of Teen…
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December 7th, 1941, a date which lives in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. Allied with the Axis powers of Germany and Italy, Japan planned the attack as an preventative measure to keep the U.S. Pacific Fleet from interfering with their plans for Southeast Asia and the Pacific territories. Three-hundred fifty-three Japanese fighter planes, bombers, and torpedo planes attacked in two waves damaging all eight U.S. Navy battleships, sinking four with all but the Arizona being later raised, destroying one-hundred eighty-eight aircrafts, and killing two-thousand four-hundred three Americans while wounding one-thousand one-hundred seventy-eight more. The att…Read more >