Prop Store—one of the leading entertainment memorabilia specialists in the world—is hosting a live and online film and television auction with more than 900 lots of rare props, costumes, and ephemera from iconic franchises like Star Wars, Back to the Future, Jurassic Park, The Hunger Games, and many more.[Read more…]
Marvel Comics has a long history with horror, dating back to before it was even Marvel Comics. This October, it will take its classic heroes and transform them into horror fantasies.[Read more…]
Marvel Super Hero Island has been a keystone of Islands of Adventure since the park opened, and a new Avengers Campus is under construction at Disney California Adventure. But did you know that there was another long-forgotten Marvel attraction that predated both of them? An Orlando-area reader recently posted an archive of retro photos from Universal Studios Florida’s original Marvel Super Heroes Showdown show, and gave us permission to share them in all their goofy glory.[Read more…]
Adding to the major mergers The Walt Disney Company has made over the years, Disney has now announced they’ve reached deal to acquire 21st Century Fox, including the Twentieth Century Fox Film and Television studios, along with cable and international TV businesses, for approximately $52.4 billion in stock. But Disney isn’t getting the whole kit and caboodle. [Read more…]
The Marvel heroes come out to meet their fans at different times throughout the day, every day at Islands of Adventure. You’ll hear the sirens and see them riding their ATVs through Marvel Super Hero Island. Then they’ll spread out to different locations to sign autographs and pose for pictures with park guests.
I shot the video (below) during my visit today. You’ll see Spider-Man, Captain America, Rogue and Storm in the video. But at other times you may also meet Cyclops (pictured above with Storm and Rogue) and Wolverine (pictured below the video).