Captain America – Whose side is Cap really on?

By Alex Wiggan Over the past few years Captain America has become quite a prominent figure – on screen, in comics and in day-to-day life. On the big screen he’s both a superhero and (following the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016)) an enemy of the State. In the real world, Cap’s become something of a symbol for the … Continue reading

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Box office Top Ten of 2016

By Alex Wiggan Can you believe it? We’ve reached that time of the year again where we look back at the winners of this past cinematic year! A year in which Spidey, Deadpool and Batman returned to multiplexes, and where happy little Trolls (with funky looking hair) made the world seem a more magical place to live. Ah, bless those … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Studios scores new global box office record

By Alex Wiggan Walt Disney Studios has reached a box office milestone: It has become the first studio to achieve more than $7 billion at the global box office in the space of a year. The box office receipts follow a string of hits for the studio in 2016, including The Jungle Book, Captain America: Civil War, Finding Dory, Zootropolis, … Continue reading

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So this is what Thor was up to during Marvel’s Civil War

By Alex Wiggan Ever wonder what Thor and the Hulk were up to during the events of Captain America: Civil War? Well, wonder no more, because Marvel has just released a specially created video which provides all the answers you could ever need. The video – titled Civil War: Team Thor – was originally shown at this year’s San Diego … Continue reading

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Captain America no more?

By Alex Wiggan If you love Marvel movies (and who doesn’t?) then you’re probably of the same opinion as us –Captain America rocks! But it would appear that a big change is coming for our favourite Avenger. Or could that be that a big change has already occurred? According to Joe and Anthony Russo, the directors of Captain America: Civil … Continue reading

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What do you want from a movie?

By Alex Wiggan Today we ask one very simple question: What do you want from a movie? We ask this question because it is no doubt the same question Hollywood execs are asking themselves right about now, as they watch this year’s summer blockbusters trickle into the cinema with varying degrees of success. On the one side are the likes … Continue reading

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What did you think of Captain America: Civil War?

By Alex Wiggan Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster, Captain America: Civil War has arrived in cinemas, pitting superhero against superhero in an all-out war. The film – which is a sequel to both Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) & Avengers: Age of Ulton (2015) – is Marvel Studios’ 13th adventure movie and continues the current trend of grand scale team-up … Continue reading

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Spider-man arrives in new Captain America: Civil War trailer (finally)

By Alex Wiggan What a week it has been on the Honcho-SFX blog. So far, we’ve blogged about Superman villains; the proposed Ghostbusters animated movie; National Cereal Day; and Batman ’89 – a comic that should have been a thing! All things considered, it’s been a good week; but it’s about to get even better, because a new Captain America: … Continue reading

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Guardians director praises Tom Holland as Spider-man

By Alex Wiggan By my reckoning, today will be a bit of a tough one for most people, because January 4th signals a return to work (and normality) for many following the Christmas break. It truly is a sad time indeed. However, if you’re feeling a little bit glum this morning here’s something that might perk you up a bit … Continue reading

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Movies coming your way in 2016

By Alex Wiggan This year has been a pretty big one for movies, from Jurassic World and Star Wars: The Force Awakens, to Mad Max: Fury Road and The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Many of these movies were follow-ups and sequels to long-running film franchises and many proved there is most certainly life left in a dormant series – Yep, … Continue reading

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