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Paul Romano

College student who pursues journalism in his spare time. Running Watchtower of Babel News and writing for Agents of Geek.

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Following the tragic passing of Academy Award winning actor Robin Williams earlier this week, we here at Agents of Geek have taken a look back at a few of his iconic roles. This installment focuses on his work in the hit family-friendly comedy franchise Night at the Museum, in which he

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Despite months and months of backlash and mostly negative reviews from critics, Paramount‘s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot has become a box office success. The latest cinematic version of the iconic turtle group grossed an impressive $65M in its opening weekend, taking the #1 slot from Guardians of the Galaxy. And of course, with nearly

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Yet another creative change to the roster of Marvel’s Ant-Man has been made. According to Deadline, actors Patrick Wilson, Matt Gerard and Kevin Weisman have dropped out of the first film in Marvel’s Phase Three. The latter two’s characters were written out of the evolving script, while Wilson had a scheduling conflict thanks to

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We now have another name linked to play Doctor Strange’s titular character, the next Marvel tentpole. According to The Wrap, Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix is being eyed to play Stephen Strange. While there is no deal in place yet, the site says that the Her star has had discussions for the role and is in consideration.

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After The Amazing Spider-Man 2 was released to lukewarm reception from both critics and audiences this summer, the future of the once unstoppable franchise has been uncertain. Sony had plans for two more sequels, as well as spin-offs starring Sinister Six and Venom. And now, the studio has confirmed the next two installments. It has been announced that

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While Guillermo del Toro‘s Pacific Rim was not a flop, it barely broke even. The sci-fi monster film had a nearly $200M budget, and it grossed over $400M. Counting marketing costs, the movie just earned slightly more than what was put into it. Nevertheless, a sequel has officially been confirmed. Legendary Pictures has announced

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Disney is currently casting roles for its live action remake of The Jungle Book, which will be directed by Iron Man‘s Jon Favreau. Thor actor Idris Elba is on board to voice Shere Khan, with Scarlett Johansson and recent Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o negotiating to play Kaa and Rakcha, respectively. Now, we have the most prestigious choice to date. Disney has announced that Academy

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Predator is one of the most iconic sci-fi movie franchises out there. It kicked off with the Arnold Schwarzenegger-led original in 1987, and was followed by 1990’s Predator 2 and 2010’s Predators. It has also produced two crossover films with Alien in the Alien vs. Predator franchise. While a sequel to the 2010 film was planned, it looks like

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For years, fans have wanted to see Nathan Fillion play a character in the Marvel Universe. He previously shared his lack of interest in playing Ant-Man, but later revealed that he was a fan of Spider-Man villain Scorpion. A while back, Fillion hinted that he will make some sort of appearance during the

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Marvel recently cast Charlie Cox as Daredevil and Vincent D’Onofrio as Kingpin in its first Netflix series, Daredevil. Now, we have another exciting new addition. Marvel has announced that Rosario Dawson has been cast in the 13 episode series, which premieres in 2015. It is unknown who exactly the Sin City actress is playing, but the studio describes her role as, “a dedicated young

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Disney is currently shooting Star Wars: Episode VII, directed by J.J. Abrams, for a December 18th, 2015 release date. However, the studio is moving full steam ahead with other films in the franchise. Josh Trank and Gareth Edwards are attached to direct two standalone movies, with the latter’s to hit

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Recently, Marvel Studios hired Scott Derrickson to direct the long-awaited film adaptation of Doctor Strange, which will be included in Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And now, we know who will be rewriting the movie. According to Deadline, the studio has hired Jon Spaihts – who wrote The

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Jason Momoa has been rumored to be playing a character in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice for some time. The most frequently named role in connection to the actor was Aquaman, who is expected to make a cameo in the Man of Steel sequel before having a larger presence in

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