Sometime in 2015, I'm going to be sitting in a movie theatre somewhere -- a theatre equipped with UberIMAX 4D Surround Smellovision, I suspect -- and the lights will go down. The words, "A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away" will appear, John Williams' Star Wars theme will begin blasting, and that golden logo I've known since 1977 will leap onto the screen. And my inner child will squeal with delight.
What happens after that moment is anybody's guess. I know the movie will be called Star Wars: Episode VII, though that certainly won't be its full title. I know it will be directed by J. J. Abrams (Star Trek, Mission: Impossible III) and written by Michael Arndt (Little Miss Sunshine, Toy Story 3), though I have no idea who the main characters will be or at what point in the Star Wars timeline the story will be set.
The 10 worst superhero movies of all time Okay, Iron Man 3 is solidly a hit with both critics and fans. So before Man of Steel, R.I.P.D., Kick Ass 2 and Thor: The Dark World land in theatres, we thought now was a good time to take a look back at some comic book film adaptations that have missed ... Read more