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The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby TheButcher on Tue May 12, 2015 10:20 pm

Marvel Courting Ava DuVernay to Direct Diverse Superhero Movie (Exclusive)
The “Selma” filmmaker is being eyed to join the MCU, but will she take the reins of “Black Panther” or “Captain Marvel?”

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Postby TheButcher on Fri Oct 23, 2015 9:25 pm

Anthony Mackie Doesn't Care If 'Black Panther' Director Is Black:
"They Didn’t Get a Horse to Direct 'Seabiscuit' "
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Re: Black Panther

Postby Ribbons on Sat Oct 24, 2015 11:02 am

"They Didn’t Get a Horse to Direct 'Seabiscuit' "


I don't know if I agree with Mackie here, but that's an awesome line
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Re: Black Panther

Postby TheButcher on Sat Dec 05, 2015 7:19 am

Marvel Wants Ryan Coogler To Direct BLACK PANTHER
He could go from pugilist to king.

CREED’s Ryan Coogler In Talks For BLACK PANTHER
If this pans out, it's very good news.
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby so sorry on Mon Jan 11, 2016 2:37 pm

Did someone force-quit TheButcher and forget to restart him? I haven't seen a post in weeks.

Maybe Kirks pulled the plug...
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby Ribbons on Tue Jan 12, 2016 1:40 am

I think The Force Awakens broke him
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby Fievel on Tue Jan 12, 2016 3:11 am

Ribbons wrote:I think The Force Awakens broke him


Seriously, his review was a great read. Partially because it was The Freaking Butcher posting a novel on inner-most thoughts of his!! But also because the review itself was a good read. It reminded me of a scene in a movie where the silent character finally speaks - Silent Bob, or when Chief finally breaks character in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. It was a fucking moment!!!!
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby Maui on Tue Jan 12, 2016 11:06 am

so sorry wrote:Did someone force-quit TheButcher and forget to restart him? I haven't seen a post in weeks.


He's taken a sabbatical leave from the Zone. All that posting has been too stressful for him.
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby TheBaxter on Tue Jan 12, 2016 12:56 pm

TheButcher was David Bowie. few people knew that when he wasn't acting in films or recording music, he enjoyed spending his days reading movie news and posting links to stories on internet message boards.
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Re: TheButcher (and/or MTV)'s got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE

Postby Ribbons on Tue Jan 12, 2016 6:49 pm

Too soon, man.

Well, since TheButcher has cast off this mortal coil:

Ryan Coogler Officially Made Official Director of 'Black Panther' with Official Press Release
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Re: Black Panther

Postby TheButcher on Fri May 13, 2016 8:10 pm

Michael B. Jordan Joins Marvel's 'Black Panther' (Exclusive)
Borys Kit wrote:Michael B Jordan will reteam with his Creed director Ryan Coogler for Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, inking a deal to join movie's buzzy cast, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

This would be the third time that Jordan will work with Coogler, who is helming the comic book movie as well as writing the script with Joe Robert Cole. The first time the duo came together was for the indie drama Fruitvale Station.

Chadwick Boseman is toplining Black Panther while Lupita Nyong’o is in negotiations to star alongside him.

It is unclear who Jordan would play but one source told THR that it could be a villain. Marvel had no comment.

Boseman and Black Panther were introduced in Captain America: Civil War, which crossed the $700 million worldwide mark in under a week and a half.

The character, whose name is T’Challa, is the warrior king of Wakanda, Marvel’s fictional African nation that is rich in an unbreakable alloy called vibranium.

Black Panther has a Feb. 16, 2018, release date, with production set to start in early 2017.

Panther won’t be Jordan’s superhero movie debut. The actor last year starred as Johnny Storm/The Human Torch in Fox’s Marvel franchise, The Fantastic Four.

Jordan is currently developing a remake of The Thomas Crowne Affair as an acting vehicle. He will also produce the remake along with the Joe and Anthony Russo.
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Re: Black Panther

Postby TheButcher on Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:05 pm

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The Movie Trailers 'Я' Us Thread

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Re: Black Panther

Postby Ribbons on Sat Jun 10, 2017 2:11 pm

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I cannot believe that poster is real. I mean, I know that it IS real, but it's just hilariously bad. It looks like a high schooler's failed photoshop project. That's going to be hanging up in, like, movie theaters and shit! Have some goddamn self-respect, Marvel.

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This, on the other hand, is badass.
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Re: The Movie Trailers 'Я' Us Thread

Postby Peven on Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:13 pm

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looks absolutely badass, can't wait to see it.
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Re: Black Panther

Postby Peven on Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:23 pm

Ribbons wrote:
TheButcher wrote:Image


I cannot believe that poster is real. I mean, I know that it IS real, but it's just hilariously bad. It looks like a high schooler's failed photoshop project. That's going to be hanging up in, like, movie theaters and shit! Have some goddamn self-respect, Marvel.


shocker, I vehemently disagree with this pompous take on the Black Panther poster. :twisted: :-P you just don't get it, you're too young and too snarky to appreciate it for what it is. its like the cover of a late 70's or early 80's comic. I love it. I'm not the only one, either, I've seen a lot of positive response to it so far.
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Re: Black Panther

Postby Ribbons on Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:55 pm

Peven wrote:you just don't get it, you're too young and too snarky to appreciate it for what it is. its like the cover of a late 70's or early 80's comic. I love it. I'm not the only one, either, I've seen a lot of positive response to it so far.


If you're talking about the concept of the poster, I feel like I get it and I'm completely onboard. But the execution is a disaster. If they *really* wanted to hearken back to a specific genre of covers or posters that were animated, they could have pulled a Guardians and animated the whole thing at least, not literally everything but poor Chadwick Boseman's hastily cropped-in floating head.
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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby Peven on Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:52 pm

I don't know, I looked at it all blowed up and I think his facial hair along his lower jaw is what may be giving it that look to you. perhaps viewing it at smaller size isn't the best to critique it? I still say the design choices are sweet; the font, the colors, the architecture, the throne. this is a poster I would like to own, it would look great side by side by side with a Guardians poster and a Thor:Ragnarok poster.
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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby Ribbons on Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:37 pm

I think it would have been better with the mask on, anyway. Here's a fanmade take that came out pretty well:

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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby TheBaxter on Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:05 am

somebody needs to tell Black Panther that manspreading is considered impolite nowadays.
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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby Peven on Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:57 am

Baxter beat me to the joke..... :oops: :oops: :oops: :( :( :( :( :( :(


aside from that I like the fan work, too
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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby Ribbons on Mon Jun 12, 2017 1:50 am

Manspreading: outlawed in Madrid, celebrated in Wakanda
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Re: TheButcher's got the Marvel Scoops...(PHASE 3)

Postby TheButcher on Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:37 pm

Ribbons wrote:Manspreading: outlawed in Madrid, celebrated in Wakanda

Wakanada :wink:
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The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Lord Voldemoo on Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:27 pm

Trailer!

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Re: BLACK PANTHER

Postby Fievel on Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:31 pm

Superhero saturation in cinema?

Fuck it. That looks awesome!!!
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Re: BLACK PANTHER

Postby Bloo on Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:32 pm

Yeah I'm all over this.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Ribbons on Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:38 am

Am I the only one who thinks it's ironic they used "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" to promote the release of a movie? I know it's not technically television, but same diff.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Cpt Kirks 2pay on Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:23 pm

I have no idea what this is about but it looks good.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Fried Gold on Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:07 pm

That trailer leaves me with little interest in seeing it.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Ribbons on Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:21 pm

I think the costume and production design look incredible, and whether or not you're personally impressed, the fact that the cast is almost entirely black and the setting almost entirely in Africa is pretty significant. That said, the story looks like standard superhero fare: villain who wants to remake the world by destroying everything in it for some reason, good guy/bad guy who have to be mirror images of each other for some reason, and lots of medium-shot coverage with way, way too much CGI. Half of these effects shots looked better in the first trailer.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby so sorry on Thu Oct 19, 2017 12:48 pm

Ribbons wrote:I think the costume and production design look incredible, and whether or not you're personally impressed, the fact that the cast is almost entirely black and the setting almost entirely in Africa is pretty significant. That said, the story looks like standard superhero fare: villain who wants to remake the world by destroying everything in it for some reason, good guy/bad guy who have to be mirror images of each other for some reason, and lots of medium-shot coverage with way, way too much CGI. Half of these effects shots looked better in the first trailer.



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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Ribbons on Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:52 pm

New mini-trailer:

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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Peven on Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:47 pm

I'm going to make sure i see this in the theatre at least a couple times on principle alone, and optimistic i'm going to enjoy myself as well, even if it isn't reimagining the cinematic superhero story.
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Ribbons on Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:35 pm

I think Marvel needs to do a last-minute reshoot for Black Panther where someone mistakenly refers to Wakanda as a "shithole country"
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Re: The BLACK PANTHER Party

Postby Peven on Tue Jan 16, 2018 11:03 pm

Ribbons wrote:I think Marvel needs to do a last-minute reshoot for Black Panther where someone mistakenly refers to Wakanda as a "shithole country"


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