We’re just over three months from the official launch of Marvel Studios’ “Phase Two” of their cinematic universe when Iron Man 3 hits theaters on May 3rd.
Today, President of Production Kevin Feige updated MTV with plans for future big screen entries that look even further into the futre. Ant-Man, he says, will officially launch “Phase Three” and early plans also call for the long-rumored Doctor Strange to be included.
Marvel comics’ Johnny Blaze is returning to the big screen this month when Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance arrives on February 17th. Being comic book fans here at Shock, we thought now would be a good time to take a look at some other Marvel characters worthy of a cinematic interpretation that aren’t exactly “boy scouts.”
Inside, you’ll find a look at some of the other popular horror-themed Marvel characters we want to see in films and how they could be pulled off on the big screen.
Marvel’s upcoming Dr. Strange movie is something we’re watching closely here because, well, we dig the character and it delves into the supernatural at times.
The last update we received, writers Thomas Donnelly and Joshua Oppenheimer turned in a draft and that script. Domain names connected with Dr. Strange were being secured last fall. The news has not been groundbreaking, but they’re definitely baby steps
The latest morsel of news comes via an interview with Sean Carroll, a theoretical physicist at the California Institute of Technology, who served as an advisor on the science behind Thor. The interview was conducted over at io9 who dropped the following update.