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How the ‘Shared Universe’ is taking over Hollywood

After DC’s recently released Wonder Woman, and ahead of Marvel Studio’s upcoming Spiderman: Homecoming, Jamie McEvoy addresses the gargantuan on-screen elephant in the room which is the shared universe

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Review: Guardians of the Galaxy 2

Who needs a headline, just listen to an 80s song instead

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Review: Logan

The final installment of the Wolverine trilogy brings Hugh Jackman’s iconic role to a successful end

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Review: Doctor Strange

Marvel-obsessive or merely a general amateur film buff, Doctor Strange’s lively plot will certainly get your heart racing

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TV Binge: Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones is a dark and gritty entry to Marvel’s TV canon that soars to the heights of top-notch TV drama

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Review: Deadpool

Deadpool breaks not only the fourth and sixteenth wall, but also box-office records by delighting audiences tired of the usual Hollywood superhero formula

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Feature: Should we boycott Marvel?

With increasing numbers of people criticising the quality of the films, are the superhero movies by Marvel worth or time?

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Review: Big Hero 6

Sarah Wolff inspects the schematics of Marvel/Disney’s off the wall(-e) robo-adventure

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TV Catch Up – Agents of Shield

Parizad Mangi tells us why we should be tracking the journey of Agent Coulson of Marvel’s Avengers from the big screen to the small screen

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Summer 2013 Preview: ‘Man of Steel’

Preview of one of this summer’s most anticipated film releases

The Avengers brought together some already popular superheroes Photo: Marvel

It’s a small world: comic book movies in the age of shared continuity

Andrew Home looks at the state of current comic book movies