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Punchy Trailer: Ant-Man!

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Since no one has been able to replicate the super-soldier serum that gave Steve Rogers his enhanced abilities, Henry Pym took a different tack – he wondered if he could find a way to shrink a human being to ant size without sacrificing that person’s strength.

Imagine the force of a human-sized punch thrown by an any-sized person – all that force concentrated in a tiny impact zone. That would definitely leave a mark

A fringe benefit might be that our ‘Ant-Man’ could infiltrate the most secure locations. And what if, Pym wondered, ‘that person could communicate with ants? He’d have a ready-built army at his disposal. Ant-Man doesn’t sound so silly now, does it?

Check out the brand new trailer following the jump. Marvel’s Ant-Man premieres on July 17th.

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Not-So-Tiny Teaser: Ant-Man!

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Tonight, during the two-hour premiere of Agent Carter (ABC, Tuesdays, 8/7C) – a pretty spiffy show to be sure – the full-size teaser of Ant-Man got its national premiere. It actually looked to be quite interesting.

If you missed it, check it out following the jump. Ant-Man opens on July 17th.

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The First Ever “Shrinking Variant” for Ant-Man #1!

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This January – the small hero with the big time heroics is ready for his shot in ANT-MAN #1, the new ongoing series from critically acclaimed creators Nick Spencer (Superior Foes of Spider-Man, Avengers World) and Ramon Rosanas (Night of the Living Deadpool). But first, Marvel is proud to present your first look at the exclusive ANT-MAN #1 Shrinking Variant – available only in comic shops!

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First Look: Ant-Man’s Paul Rudd as Scott Lang!

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Barely 24 hours after the news that Marvel’s Ant-Man had begun production, we have the first photo of Paul Rudd as Ant-Man-to-be, Scott Lang. He looks a little worse for wear as he stands framed by one of the most recognizable landmarks in America. Check out the photo after the jump.

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Shrinkage Underway–Marvel’s Ant-Man Begins Production!

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The Marvel Movie Universe is about to get smaller. Production began today on Marvel’s Ant-Man, shooting for a release date of July 17, 2015.

After a great deal of positive buzz for the film, Ant-Man changed directors when Edgar Wright left the project over ‘creative differences.’ Peyton Reed has stepped in as the film’s director and, after eight years of waiting, Ant-Man is underway. For more, follow the jump.

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Rian Johnson Directing Star Wars: Episode VIII, Ant-Man, Hulk, and Justice League Rumors, Sonic the Hedgehog

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GeekScholars Movie News is absolutely filled with interesting discussion this week, as the hosts tackle topics in a variety of impending film projects. First, the crew weighs in on Rian Johnson (Looper) being tapped to direct Star Wars: Episode VIII, and overseeing writing on Star Wars: Episode IX.  Hit the jump to hear what exciting rumors are discussed in the show as well.  Continue reading Rian Johnson Directing Star Wars: Episode VIII, Ant-Man, Hulk, and Justice League Rumors, Sonic the Hedgehog

Michael Douglas to Star as Hank Pym in Marvel’s Ant-Man!

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Michael Douglas has stepped into some of the biggest–or should that be tiniest?–shoes of his career. The two-time Academy Award-winning actor will join director Edgar Wright and Paul Rudd in Marvel’s "Ant-Man," hitting theaters July 31, 2015. That means Paul Rudd will be playing Scott Lang.

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Ant-Man, Jurassic World, and Fifty Shades of Grey Casting News, Preview Review for The Grand Budapest Hotel, Trivia

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This week’s episode of the GeekScholars Movie News podcast is ripe with casting rumors!

It sounds like Marvel is down to either Paul Rudd or Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Ant-Man, Jurassic World begins negotiating with some potential leads, and Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim) is suddenly out of the Fifty Shades of Grey adaptation, leaving many to wonder who will now fill the lead so close to a production start date.

Hit the jump for more, including how you can play movie trivia with the hosts on the podcast for prizes!  Continue reading Ant-Man, Jurassic World, and Fifty Shades of Grey Casting News, Preview Review for The Grand Budapest Hotel, Trivia