The Super Women behind ‘Falcon and Winter Soldier’

Since the earliest days of the Marvel Universe, its Super Heroes have grappled with real-life issues even as they’ve traveled through time, battled powerful villains and saved an Earth that has always been intended to reflect the world of its audience. That continues to be the case in Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, … Continue reading “The Super Women behind ‘Falcon and Winter Soldier’”

Falcon and Winter Soldier reviews are in…

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is now airing on Disney+. And the Reel 360 team can confidently say that Disney and Marvel Studios have another hit on their hands. But we’re not alone as the action series, which picks up a few months after Avengers: Endgame, has a current Rotten Tomatoes score of 91%. … Continue reading “Falcon and Winter Soldier reviews are in…”

Watch the first trailer for ‘Falcon and Winter Soldier’

Last night during the Super Bowl, Marvel Studios and Disney+ released a new spot for The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. Now we have a trailer, which perfectly complements yesterday’s big game spot. The pair, who came together in the final moments of Avengers: Endgame, team up on a global adventure that tests their abilities—and their … Continue reading “Watch the first trailer for ‘Falcon and Winter Soldier’”

RECAP: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, 3 and 4

Much has happened with Bucky (Sebastian Stan) and Sam (Anthony Mackie) since we last left them at the end of Episode 2 of The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, and we’re back to fill you in on episodes 3 and 4 of this limited 6 episode Disney+ series.  Episode 3: “Power Broker” We begin the … Continue reading “RECAP: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, 3 and 4”

EPISODE RECAP: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier

Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson aka The Falcon, and Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes aka The Winter Soldier. The pair, who came together in the final moments of Avengers: Endgame, team up on a global adventure that tests their abilities and their patience. Directed by Kari … Continue reading “EPISODE RECAP: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier”

ESPN and Marvel debut NBA Special Edition

Viewers who tune in to watch tonight’s NBA match-up between the Golden State Warriors and the New Orleans Pelicans on ESPN2, ESPN+ and ESPN Deportes will enjoy an alternate presentation that can only be described as “super.” The special telecast, NBA Special Edition Presented by State Farm: Marvel’s Arena of Heroes, represents a groundbreaking collaboration between … Continue reading “ESPN and Marvel debut NBA Special Edition”

Watch new spot for Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon

Sunday during the Big Game, viewers got a thrilling, special look at Walt Disney Animation Studios’ epic new fantasy-adventure Raya and the Last Dragon. Raya and the Last Dragon takes us on an exciting, epic journey to the fantasy world of Kumandra, where Raya, a lone warrior, must track down the legendary last dragon to stop an … Continue reading “Watch new spot for Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon”

A “herstory” of Wanda Maximoff before ‘WandaVision’

Today is the day. Disney and Marvel who are thirsty for something new, the drought ends today. The Disney+ exclusive series WandaVision which premieres Friday, January 15, 2021 is here. A new trailer was released on Twitter to whet appetites one last time. While careful not to give too much away, but we do get … Continue reading “A “herstory” of Wanda Maximoff before ‘WandaVision’”

Disney and Marvel announce early Xmas for fans

Merry Xmas and Happy Hanukkah… early. On Thursday December 10, 2020 Disney hosted their Investor Day Webcast and Reel 360 was there to hear about all the amazing projects they have in the works across their multiple platforms. Marvel Studios Shared their plans for the expansion and future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, sharing upcoming … Continue reading “Disney and Marvel announce early Xmas for fans”

‘WandaVision’ finally has a premiere date

Well the wait for new Marvel content is over…. Almost. But, yes we have a premiere for WandaVision on Disney+. And it’s not that far away. The Marvel Studios series will hit the streaming service on Jan. 15. A new moving poster featuring signature MCU characters Wanda and Vision was also unveiled. Check out the … Continue reading “‘WandaVision’ finally has a premiere date”

‘WandaVision’ reveals its first trailer on Emmys

It’s a good day to be a Geek… especially if you are a Disney, LucasFilm or Marvel geek. Last night’s Emmy’s revealed the trailer for WandaVision, which could be the first major Marvel TV series to arrive on Disney+. If the trailer is anything to go by, it’s Marvel’s most surreal show yet. Reminiscent of … Continue reading “‘WandaVision’ reveals its first trailer on Emmys”

‘Falcon,’ ‘Loki,’ ‘Hawkeye’ prep for production in ATL

Some good news for those Marvel fans thirsty for adventure. The highly-anticipated The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, which was supposed to debut on Disney+ this month, is preparing to return to production. The same for other Marvel limited series, Loki and Hawkeye. All production was shut down in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. … Continue reading “‘Falcon,’ ‘Loki,’ ‘Hawkeye’ prep for production in ATL”

‘Falcon’s’ Mackie addresses Marvel’s lack of diversity

Sometime in the Fall or early next year, Marvel will premiere The Falcon and The Winter Soldier on Disney+. Actor Anthony Mackie, who has played Sam Wilson aka The Falcon since 2015’s Captain America: Winter Soldier, spoke about Marvel Studios’ lack of diversity behind the camera. While being interviewed on Variety‘s “Actors on Actors” by … Continue reading “‘Falcon’s’ Mackie addresses Marvel’s lack of diversity”

Disney+ adds ‘WandaVision,’ ditches ‘Home Alone’

Coming off a successful launch and the first season of the well-received The Mandalorian, Disney+ has now confirmed that Marvel Studios WandaVision will debut in 2020, not in Spring 2021 as previously announced.  However, it remains unclear whether the new series will debut before or after fellow Marvel series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, which is … Continue reading “Disney+ adds ‘WandaVision,’ ditches ‘Home Alone’”

Making “Herstory” while making ‘Raya’

The warrior at the center of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ latest film, Raya and the Last Dragon, is brave and resilient; Sisu, the titular dragon of legend, is also a bold hero in her own right, filled with optimism, hope and a disarming sense of humor. These strong women have been brought to life in the … Continue reading “Making “Herstory” while making ‘Raya’”

Marvel TV loses powers, folded into Marvel Studios

When it’s all said and done, Marvel Television, the small-screen division run by Jeph Loeb, felt the snap of Kevin Feige’s powerful fingers. No Infinity Glove needed. The division is reportedly, according to multiple outlets, shutting down. For some time, the speculation among industry insiders was that the unit was moving toward irrelevancy, given Kevin … Continue reading “Marvel TV loses powers, folded into Marvel Studios”

Captain America 4 confirmed by Marvel

After watching the transition of Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson from The Falcon into Captain America, the Reel 360 team is salivating at the thought of a big screen adventure of Sam and Sebastian Stan’s Bucky Barnes (aka The Winter Soldier). Over the last six weeks they made The Falcon and The Winter Soldier feel like … Continue reading “Captain America 4 confirmed by Marvel”

Marvel teases a new Cap in final trailer for TFATWS

Tonight at midnight, Disney+ will unload on us the final episode of the thrilling The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. And as expected, it’s filled with action and emotion as Sam (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky’s (Sebastian Stan) first journey together comes to an end. Most of the footage is from earlier episodes, the final shot … Continue reading “Marvel teases a new Cap in final trailer for TFATWS”

‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ to premiere March 18

Here we go. HBO Max has announced that the long awaited Zack Snyder’s Justice League will premiere Thursday, March 18 on HBO Max. The release of the film will be supported across WarnerMedia and DC platforms, including a soundtrack release on WaterTower Music, a curated collection from Warner Bros. Consumer Products available exclusively at DC … Continue reading “‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ to premiere March 18”

Reel 360’s Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide

Happy Hanukkah! And we are just around the corner from Christmas and Kwanza, so it’s that time of the year to offer up the Reel 360 / Reel Chicago Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide. To make your last minute holiday gift buying just a l’il bit easier, we’ve compiled an extensive list – and believe us … Continue reading “Reel 360’s Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide”