As we learn why he's building his own super-duper-BLEEPING-group, the real humor once again comes from Deadpool himself, who can't help but treat his life-or-death circumstances as an extended joke.
Donald Glover took to Twitter to tweak Marvel with a script for a fake "Deadpool" "finale" in which he speculates, through the Merc With a Mouth, "Do you think they canceled the show ... cause of racism?!"
Finally, we get a basic plot outline for 'Deadpool 2,' which involves the red-clad assassin's attempts to protect a superpowered boy from Cable and a real look at Deadpool's own super-team.
Ryan Reynolds invited a "Deadpool" superfan to the sequel's premiere after watching a video of him acting loopy following a dentist's visit.
As the Amazonian Princess passed the Merc with a Mouth at the box office, the red-clad assassin took the news in stride, sending out a congratulatory tweet to Wonder Woman.
Some superhero sidekicks are so good that they need more screen time of their own, such as Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman, Idris Elba’s Heimdall, and more.
By Aaron Couch, The Hollywood Reporter Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is at the top of the pack for this year’s Saturn Awards Nominations, with the film bringing in 11 nominations.It was a good year for Disney in other ways as well, with Steven Spielberg’s The BFG tying Doctor Strange with 10 nominations and Captain America: Civil War recognized in eight categories. Warner Bros.’ Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them brought in six nominations. ...
'Nocturnal Animals' star tells Vulture at a screening why the Academy missed the boat when it didn't acknowledge fellow actor's achievement in comic-book movie role
The dream is over, superhero fans — Deadpool, everyone’s favorite potty-mouthed superhero saga of 2016, has failed in its bid for Oscar gold. On Tuesday morning, the Academy Award nominations for the upcoming telecast (on Feb. 26) were announced, and the Marvel effort was left out in the cold in the categories that it had hoped to infiltrate: Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Actor.
Ryan Reynolds tweeted a short “For Your Consideration” video for Deadpool on Thursday evening following nominations for the film from the WGA, PGA and DGA in recent weeks. The film has been racking up nominations, shocking many, including a Best Comedy or Musical nomination from the Golden Globes last weekend as well as a Best Actor nom for Reynolds. It lost both to La La Land, as Ryan Gosling’s jazz pianist beat out Reynold’s merc with a mouth.
The Directors Guild of America on Wednesday revealed the nominees for its 69th annual DGA Awards in the feature film categories.
Regardless of your political persuasion, 2016 was a year of tumult and uncertainty. At least the movies gave us an occasional break from the headlines. Feel-good animated films triumphed at the box office this year, with Finding Dory at No. 1, while superheroes found a darker groove (the hard-R comedy Deadpool, the villain-driven Suicide Squad) and familiar franchises — Harry Potter, Star Wars — put down new roots. Before we toast the arrival of 2017, here’s a list of the biggest box-office winners and losers of 2016.
As Ryan Reynolds put it, his long-in-the-works superhero actioner Deadpool was made for “$47 and a bag of Skittles.” It was actually more like $58 million, but that is still peanuts (or sugar-shelled candy) compared to most major studio-produced comic-book movies; by comparison both Batman v Superman and Captain America: Civil War cost around a quarter-billion dollars to make.
Latest clip in spoof video series shows what happens when the star of the movie getting skewered adds yet another layer of snark
Writers and director of blockbuster superhero film on hoping Hollywood studios take the right lessons from their film's success
Snarky Marvel hero has taken in $745.7 million, passing 'The Matrix Reloaded' to take global crown--but it still trails 'American Sniiper' and 'The Passion of the Christ' domestically
The son of the late Golden Girls star reveals how star Ryan Reynolds personally asked permission to wear her image on a tank top in the blockbuster film. A version of this story first appeared in the March 18 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. Fox’s $600 million box-office juggernaut Deadpool is introducing a new generation to the unlikeliest of heroines: Bea Arthur.
Box office success turns risk into rewards not only for Fox, which has a new franchise on its hands, but for the star, director, and other members of the R-rated superhero blockbuster's creative circle
Jesse Owens biopic Race also opens. Deadpool easily won the battle for heaven and earth at the North American box office in its second outing, earning a sizeable $55 million from 3,277 theaters to trounce Biblical resurrection tale Risen and the demonic-laced The Witch.