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Black Widow

by Brett White

While talking to Super Hero Hype to promote her next film, Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Don Jon," Scarlett Johansson opened up about the unexpected pairing found at the heart of next year's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."

"The pairing is strange on paper," said Johansson, "but you'll understand the pairing when you see 'Cap 2' and of course Marvel's really good at noticing those connections [between characters] too! They will continue to build on the different relationships that audiences connect to."

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RoboCop

by Ryan Rigley

As if the "RoboCop" trailer wasn't enough, yesterday MGM graciously unveiled a sleek, new poster for their 80's movie remake. Directed by Jose Pedilha, the new "RoboCop" looks to be fairly faithful to the original version while adding its own characters and subplots.

With that in mind, we thought this would be a perfect opportunity to discuss the possibilities of spotting RoboCop comic book references in the film. Yep, that's right. There are RoboCop comic books. The character debuted in his own ongoing series from Marvel Comics in 1990, which lasted for 23 issues. Now he's back in a new series called "RoboCop: Last Stand" from Boom! Studios, co-written by Frank Miller. Click past the jump for five RoboCop comics we hope to see on the big screen!

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Nemesis

by Ryan Rigley

First "Kick-Ass," then "X-Men: First Class," and now the upcoming adaptation of comic book writer Mark Millar's "Secret Service." If director Matthew Vaughn wasn't a comic book movie icon before, he certainly will be now. Last week, Variety broke the news of actress Sophie Cookson signing on as the female lead of "Secret Service" alongside the relatively unknown Taron Egerton.

Based on the graphic novel by Mark Millar, "Secret Service" details the events following a veteran superspy as he takes a bratty, young upstart under his wing. Millar is, of course, no stranger to the world of comic book movies. After all, his series "Wanted," Kick-Ass," and "Kick-Ass 2" have already been turned into major motion pictures. With that, here's a look at five more Millar properties just ripe for the big screen!

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by Brett White

Forget all of these teeny tiny teasers AMC has been slowly releasing lately for the fourth season of "The Walking Dead." This new featurette has nearly four minutes of intense zombie action, expanding on the footage we've already seen and offering up a ton more—including everything from epic zombie kills to Hershel's garden to Carol's knife class.

Intercut with all of the new footage are interviews from nearly every single cast member and producer working on the show, including new showrunner Scott M. Gimple. "We're going to see them try to get over what they've lost and try to survive beyond that," says Gimple in the clip below. This is required viewing for everyone excited about the show's return on October 13th.

[via Comic Book Resources]

What do you think of this "Walking Dead" featurette? Let us know in the comments below or hit us up on Twitter!

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Kat Dennings

by Brett White

One of the biggest surprises in 2011's "Thor" was just how funny it was, and many of those one-liners came from Darcy, Jane Foster's college intern played by Kat Dennings. Being the sarcastic comic relief, Darcy could have easily been plucked out when the time came for a sequel. Instead, Dennings' fantastic performance made the character essential, and she stole pretty much every scene she was a part of in "Thor." Now the charater and the actress are back on board for "Thor: The Dark World."

While the character has only been briefly glimpsed in the films first few trailers, Dennings recently told the Los Angeles Daily News to expect a lot more from Darcy the second time around.

"She's really bad at real science in this first movie," said Dennings. "In the second movie, she's more interested, but she still doesn't know anything about it... Darcy does many amazing things, the content of which I will probably get snipered if I reveal."

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Odin

by Brett White

The latest character poster for "Thor: The Dark World" has something that the previous ones for Loki and Malekith didn't have: ravens. And Anthony Hopkins, yeah, but also ravens.

Thor's father Odin is the focus of the newest poster for the next Marvel movie, a movie that he will hopefully remain fully conscious throughout—unlike 2011's "Thor," where Loki's scheming caused Odin to slumber for a good chunk of the film. Joining Sir Anthony Hopkins on the poster are a number of birds, two of which one could assume to be Odin's ravens from Norse mythology, Hugin and Munin. The duo of birds have also played a role in the Marvel Comics version of Norse mythology, having debuted in 1978's "Thor" #274. Yes, I did do a bit of research for this post. Check out the full poster after the jump!

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SHIELD

by Brett White

We're still weeks away from seeing the first episode of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," and now SpoilerTV reckons they have info on the show's second episode. A little digging on our end has pulled up the same info over on Futon Critic and plenty of other sites, meaning that this title looks to be the real deal.

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Quicksilver Scarlet Witch

by Brett White

Ever since Joss Whedon announced that Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch would be the Avengers' new recruits in 2015's "Avengers: Age of Ultron," fans have wondered how the duo's mutant heritage would be addressed. While Marvel Studios definitely has the rights to the two long-serving Avengers members, Fox has the rights to Marvel's mutants—rights that include the term "mutant."

Things heated up when "X-Men: Days of Future Past" director Bryan Singer announced that Quicksilver would be in his film too, a move that Joss Whedon has said doesn't change his film one bit. In fact, the film has started taking steps towards casting the two roles, with Aaron Taylor-Johnson reportedly up for Quicksilver and Elizabeth Olsen in talks to play Scarlet Witch. But if Marvel can't call Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver mutants, then how will they explain their powers?

We're calling it: they're going to be Inhumans.

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Amanda Waller

by Ryan Rigley

Not too long ago, it was rumored that Amanda Waller would be popping up in the second season of "Arrow" as the leader of the A.R.G.U.S. organization. Now, thanks to Super Hero Hype, we know that she will indeed be in "Arrow" season two as portrayed by actress Cynthia Addai-Robinson.

Addai-Robinson, best known for her role as Naevia on "Spartacus," is a terrific choice, guaranteed to bring a fresh, new perspective to Waller's blunt force and brutal military tactics. Yes, there's a whole lot about Amanda Waller that we here at Splash Page cannot wait to see unfold on "Arrow." After all, she's just about as deceitful as she is deadly. Click past the jump to learn more about Amanda Waller!

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Captain Marvel

by Brett White

It's a testament to how eager Marvel fans are to have Captain Marvel in a movie—and how eager they are to have "Riddick" actor Katee Sackhoff play her—that the slightest mention will send the internet into a speculation frenzy. Granted, yes, we definitely played into that frenzy over here at Splash Page—but only because we too want this movie to happen. Sackhoff clarified the misinterpreted comments to Crave Online as part of their Toronto International Film Festival coverage.

"I absolutely have not spoken to Marvel," said Sackhoff, who was on hand to support her latest movie "Oculus" (which co-stars "Guardians of the Galaxy's" Karen Gillan). "It doesn't mean that my team hasn't spoken to Marvel. I personally have not spoken to Marvel and have no plans to do a movie in the immediate future, because number one I'm tied up with [upcoming horror film] 'Somnia' which is a fantastic place to be. It's exactly where I wanted to be."

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