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‘Shang-Chi’ Star Simu Liu Joins ‘Barbie’ Movie

It’s reported that Marvel and Shang-Chi star Simu Liu is in talks to join the Barbie movie at Warner Bros.  Simu Liu will star alongside Margot Robbie as the titular character and Ryan Gosling as Ken, with America Ferrera also featured in the flick. The plot of the movie and Simu Liu’s role is currently unknown. Greta Gerwig is

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Now Marvel Comics Retcons Shang-Chi and The Mandarin Rings

Following Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel, Eternals, what looks to be the X-Men, etc., now Kevin Feige and the MCU are apparently retconning the Shang-Chi character and Marvel comic book all because of the movies. Marvel Comics reveals another retcon is in order, again to line up with the MCU, as it’s revealed Shang-Chi will

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Spider-Man, Dune, Shang-Chi Up For Oscars

The Oscar Awards 2022 nominations have been released which includes the likes of Spider-Man: No Way Home, Dune, Shang-Chi, and more. Netflix’s The Power of the Dog leads the way with 12 nominations, and WB’s Dune has 10 nominations including Best Visual Effects along with Spider-Man: No Way Home, Shang-Chi, Ryan Reynolds’ Free Guy, and

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‘Shang-Chi’ Sequel and Disney Plus Series In The Works

A Shang-Chi sequel and a Disney Plus series are in the works from director Destin Daniel Cretton who has signed an exclusive multi-year overall deal with Disney, Marvel Studios, and Hulu’s Onyx Collective. While Cretton’s Disney Plus series is unknown, it could be a spinoff from Shang-Chi focusing on Xialing which was teased by the

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‘Shang-Chi’ Flat on Disney Plus; Gets Crushed By ‘Red Notice’

The notion that “everyone” would watch the Marvel movies on Disney Plus is proven wrong as Shang-Chi does nothing to impress and gets destroyed by Netflix’s Red Notice in terms of streaming numbers. Friday for Disney Plus Day saw Shang-Chi debut on the streaming service, but according to Samba TV (via Deadline), only 1.7 million

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Marvel Failing: Disney Plus Slows, Stock Drops

Marvel’s house of cards is indeed crumbling as following bombs at the box office with Black Widow, Shang-Chi, and Eternals, it’s further learned the Disney Plus subscriptions haven’t met expectations, which has seen the company stock drop. Regarding the number of Disney Plus subscriptions, Deadline reports analysts were expecting 126 million Disney Plus subscribers, but

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‘Eternals’ Box Office Projections In The Gutter

Next week sees the opening of Marvel’s Eternals movie which, similar to its Rotten Tomatoes score, the box office is expected to be in the gutter. Things are still up in the air, but Eternals was at one time expected to open to $100 million, but now estimates peg the movie to open to as

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‘Venom’ 2 Box Office Crushes Estimates

The Venom 2 box office has crushed all estimates and again proven that people are not afraid of going to movie theaters, just as I have said all along. Sony estimated Venom 2 at a low $40k for the weekend while industry estimates offered $60k+, but following the Thursday preview night, I said Venom 2

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‘Venom’ 2 Thursday Box Office Eats Up The Competition

Venom 2 is off to a good start as its Thursday box office eats up all the competition except for Black Widow, but it looks like Let There Be Carnage could overtake the MCU’s biggest disappointment this weekend. The Thursday previews for Venom 2 earned the flick an estimated $11.6 million, which gives the film the

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Marvel: ‘Shang-Chi’ Box Office Passing ‘Black Widow’

It’s proven that Shang-Chi has better legs than Black Widow, as today will mark Shang-Chi passing Black Widow at the domestic box office. As of Thursday, Shang-Chi only trailed Black Widow by $200k, so with Friday’s gross, Shang-Chi will have surpassed the Marvel movie starring Avengers-star Scarlett Johansson in the U.S. It’s also expected that

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‘Shang-Chi’ Gets Disney Plus Day November Release

Disney has announced that the streaming premiere of Marvel’s Shang-Chi will debut on Disney Plus Day, November 12, along with additional premiers and content. To be clear, Shang-Chi is still slated to be released mid-October but that is for the paid video-on-demand version of the movie, while on the November 12th Disney Plus Day release

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‘Shang-Chi’ Box Office Performing Better Than Expected

Shang-Chi has better legs than Black Widow, if you can believe it (that’s a joke), as the flick continues performing better at the box office than the estimates. It was initially estimated by Deadline that the second-weekend box office for Shang-Chi would come in at $31.8 million, but the site has since changed their article

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‘Shang-Chi’ Second Weekend Box Office Numbers Are In

Marvel fans have been biting their nail in regards to the second-weekend numbers surrounding Shang-Chi, as the movie is on the brink of bombing big time at the box office, especially with it recently learned the flick more than likely won’t have a release in China, a key territory for the MCU and the second-largest

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Eternals Getting Same ‘Experimental’ Release As Shang-Chi

Disney confirms that Eternals will have a similar release that Shang-Chi is currently going through, which Disney CEO Bob Chapek previously described as “experimental” and which set off star Simu Liu. Following Black Widow getting released in theaters and on the Disney Plus streaming service at the same time, today Disney announced its remaining 2021 schedule