A film starring Scarlett Johansson’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character has been rumored for the past few years, but that rumor now seems much closer to reality. Female director Cate Shortland has been signed on to direct the long-overdue film. Set before the first Avengers film, the movie will be Marvel’s second female-fronted film after Captain Marvel, due in 2019. Johansson is poised to reprise the role of the marvel’s black widow for the much-anticipated standalone movie, and the 33-year-old has previously spoken…
NICE: A French woman dubbed the "Black Widow of the Riviera" for allegedly poisoning wealthy elderly men, leading to the deaths of two of them, went on trial for murder in the resort city of Nice on Monday. Patricia Dagorn, 57, is charged with the fatal poisoning of two men found dead in 2011 on the Cote d'Azur and the drugging of two others. Prosecutors say she attempted to enrich herself by casting a spell over older men met mostly through a dating agency. She is already serving a five-year prison term for theft,…
Marvel Studios on Monday released the much awaited trailer of "Avengers: Infinity War". As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of…
LOS ANGELES: "Avengers: Age of Ultron" scored the second-biggest domestic opening in history this weekend, kicking off summer blockbuster season with a mammoth $187.7 million debut.
TOKYO: A Japanese woman linked to the death of six of her partners including four husbands was charged Wednesday with the killing of her 75-year-old most recent spouse, local media said.
NEW YORK: Gun-toting thugs and a vicious Asian mob boss are no match for the brawn and brain of French director Luc Besson's super-powered heroine (Scarlett Johansson) in his sci-fi, action thriller "Lucy."