Scarlett Johansson will make $15 million for her Black Widow movie — here’s how that compares to 5 other Marvel Cinematic Universe stars

Disney After being in six Marvel Cinematic Universe movies as Black Widow, Scarlett Johansson is finally getting paid big time. The actress is going to be taking in $ 15 million for her upcoming standalone movie, a salary that equals what Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth both earned on “Avengers: Infinity War,” according to The […]

Netflix is planning a sci-fi universe based on the novel ‘Recursion’

Netflix is making the most out of its deals with TV legend Shonda Rhimes and Planet of the Apes/Cloverfield director Matt Reeves by putting them together for one ambitious project. The creators will work on a feature film and a TV universe based on Blake Crouch’s upcoming sci-fi thriller novel Recursion. It’s unclear what the […]

Zack Snyder Wanted to Kill Batman at Some Point in the DC Extended Universe

Whether fans like it or not, the DC Extended Universe as Zack Snyder envisioned will never fully come to fruition. Following the disappointing box office performance of Justice League, the slate of DC Comics movies on the way is starting to branch out from building a cinematic universe and trying out some new things, like […]

Daily Podcast: Star Wars, Bob Iger, Watchmen, DC Universe, Bond 25, Twilight Zone, Marvel, Walking Dead & Tom Clancy

On the September 20, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Star Wars, Bob Iger, Watchmen, DC Universe, Bond 25, The Twilight Zone, Marvel Female Superhero Series, […]

‘The Nun’ Early Buzz: A Weak Entry in the ‘Conjuring’ Universe Offers Jump Scares and Little Else

This weekend brings The Nun to theaters, adding another origin story to one of the horrors from the Conjuring universe. However, fans looking for any proper explanation as to where this demonic woman of the clergy comes from may walk away disappointed. Instead, you’ll be treated to 90 minutes of jump scares and a lot of […]

Whose name should be on the laws of physics for an expanding universe?

Enlarge / A monument in Belgium to Georges Lemaitre that shows his idea of an expanding universe. (credit: Wikimedia/EmDee, CC BY-SA) Astronomers are engaged in a lively debate over plans to rename one of the laws of physics. It emerged overnight at the 30th Meeting of the International Astronomical Union (IAU), in Vienna, where members […]

DC Universe Service Gets Batty Launch Date, Titans to Debut in October

Get out your calendars, DC Comics fans: You’ve got a few dates to save. DC announced Wednesday that its digital subscription service, DC Universe, will launch on Saturday, Sept. 15 — Batman Day, fittingly — while the premiere of its live-action Titans series will drop Friday, Oct. 12. Titans‘ first season will consist of 12 […]

Marvel Movies timeline: Marvel Cinematic Universe movie timeline and watching order

Marvel is unlike its competitor, Star Wars, in a variety of ways. But one major difference is the chronology of the movies – where Star Wars’ chronology has jumped backwards and forward, Marvel has been fairly straightforward. Marvel has released a slew of films since 2008’s Iron Man, which introduced Tony Stark as the face […]

These swirls of light could be signs of a previous universe existing before ours

Daniel An, Krzysztof A. Meissner and Roger Penrose Most cosmologists agree we live in an expanding Universe that started as a point, called a singularity, and that we don’t know what happened before it, or what could lie in our future. However, a recent discovery might indicate that a universe existed before the big bang.  […]