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July 7, 2018 9:40 AM Stephen Ditko, Spider-Man co-creator, dies at 90

NEW YORK: US comics artist Stephen Ditko, co-creator of Marvel superheroes Spider-Man and Doctor Strange, has died. He was 90. Police in New York said he was found in his apartment on June 29, according to the Hollywood Reporter. No cause of death has been confirmed. Born in 1927 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Ditko worked alongside the then-future Marvel 30

June 13, 2018 3:35 PM Raccoon conquers skyscraper; Americans breathe easier

WASHINGTON: America breathed a sign of relief on Wednesday after a scruffy brown raccoon was captured following a perilous climb up a 23-story building in the northern state of Minnesota. Thousands of Twitter users followed the escapades of the raccoon on Tuesday as it slowly inched up the side of the UBS Plaza building in St. Paul, Minnesota 74

April 10, 2018 12:48 AM Dr Strange meets London fans at ‘Avengers’ movie event (VIDEO)

LONDON, April 10 — Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston and Paul Bettany were among the stars who showed up for a fan event in London to celebrate the launch of the upcoming movie Avengers: Infinity War. Cumberbatch plays Doctor Strange, one of the nearly 80 characters that will feature in the film including The Avengers, Scarlet Witch played by Elizabeth 77

March 17, 2018 12:18 AM Marvel fans rejoice as final trailer for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ is released (VIDEO)

Marvel Studios' Avengers: Infinity War will hit cinemas on April 27, 2018. ― AFP picLOS ANGELES, March 17 ― The final trailer for Avengers: Infinity War has been released. The preview, which runs for a little over two minutes, gives fans a last look at the superhero opus ahead of its April release. The cast of characters includes the Avengers, Black 61

March 15, 2018 3:46 AM Spike Lee might be directing Spider-Man spinoff

Spike Lee is said to be in talks to direct 'Nightwatch'. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, March 15 — It looks like Spike Lee might be helming a Spider-Man movie spinoff. According to ThatHashtagShow, Lee is currently in talks to direct Nightwatch. Columbia Pictures is developing the script, and Sony executive vice president Palak Patel is supervising the film’s 88

February 27, 2018 11:15 PM Disneyland Paris to add ‘Star Wars’ zone in €2b upgrade

Disneyland Paris's attraction Star Tours: The Adventure Continues. — AFP pic PARIS, Feb 28 — The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday announced a €2 billion (RM9.6 billion) expansion of its Paris amusement park which will add a new Star Wars-themed zone to the huge site. Disneyland Paris will also build new areas devoted to its hit animated film Frozen and the Marvel 83

January 20, 2018 2:12 AM Jessica Chastain deals the hands in ‘Molly’s Game’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Jan 20 — The trailer for ‘Molly’s Game’ is out and it shows Jessica Chastain in fine form. Jessica Chastain plays illegal gambling maven Molly Bloom. — Reuters picBased on a true story, the film centres around Chastain’s character Molly Bloom who ran an illegal poker game, started at the request of Spider-Man actor Tobey Maguire. Bloom was eventually 33

January 5, 2018 10:37 AM Malaysian student in ‘Spider-Man’ death was to return home after CNY, family says

Police believed Lee was taking selfies on the balcony before falling. — Picture via Facebook/YangHaoLeeKAMPAR, Jan 5 — The Malaysian student who fell to his death at a university in Taipei wearing a Spider-Man outfit on Wednesday was supposed to return to Malaysia after Chinese New Year next month, his family revealed today. His mother, who identified 19

December 13, 2017 2:31 PM Woody Harrelson in talks to join ‘Spider-Man’ spinoff

Actor Woody Harrelson has already been part of several major franchises. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Dec 13 —The American actor is currently in talks to join the cast of Venom, the Spider-Man spinoff based on the popular villain, reports Variety. He would join Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams and Riz Ahmed. Woody Harrelson could be set to add another major 38

September 11, 2017 11:40 AM ‘It’ storms the global box office after a monster opening weekend

Bill Skarsgard will play the dreaded clown Pennywise. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Sept 11 — The horror movie, based on Stephen King’s famous book, shot straight to the top of the global box office after opening this weekend. The film, directed by Andy Muschietti, stormed into the lead, grossing a monster US$179.1 million (RM751.86 million). The horror flick 44