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The eye-watering cost of Tessa Thompson’s ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ wig

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The wig worn by Tessa Thompson in Thor: Ragnarok cost $10,000. According to the Huffington Post, Thompson needed to wear the expensive wig because she was doing doing reshoots for the film while simultaneously starring in Sorry To Bother You, the latter requiring her to sport short, neon orange curls. Read more: ‘Thor Ragnarok’s Tessa Thompson slams ‘dumb’ male writers and their ‘badass’ female...

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ — Film Review

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It’s been 10 years since Marvel Studios released its first film and with each new movie the stakes have been raised. First we had Iron Man — a fresh and unusually human brand of superhero that breathed new life into the genre. Then came an even bigger hero in 2008’s The Incredible Hulk, before a run of hits culminating in...

The best Black Panther Merch this side of Wakanda

BLACK PANTHER 2018 Marvel Studios film with Lupita Nyong'o and Chadwick Boseman
Receiving nothing but great reviews since its release, Marvel’s Black Panther is a Hollywood film like nothing that's ever gone before it. This isn't only for the films much needed representation of the Cinema’s first black superhero and abundance of strong female characters, but also because of the astronomical fantasy world that you find yourself sucked into when watching...

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ has biggest international box office opening in South Korea

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The 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' opening figures have been revealed, naming South Korea as the film's biggest international market, according to Variety.  The film, which opened on Wednesday July 5th, took $3.7 million in ticket sales in South Korea alone on its first day of showings, which increased to $10.4million through Friday. This is a 157% increase on the takings from 2014’s The...

Robert Downey Jr has dropped a hint about his future as Iron Man

Robert Downey Jr. has opened about on his future with the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and says he'll stop playing Iron Man before it becomes 'embarrassing'. The actor, who has portrayed Tony Stark since 2008, said: "It's this cyclical thing. I could have said when the first Avengers came out: 'It's never going to get any better than that. Everybody...