Why Captain America WON’T be Captain America overseas

Captain America: The First Avenger

Steve Rogers has super strength, speed and endurance, as well as super healing abilities. He even has the super name of Captain America. But for the upcoming Captain America: The First Avenger, the hero’s name will have to wear a mask in few markets overseas.

In Russia, South Korea, and the Ukraine, Captain America will be shorted to its subtitle, The First Avenger.

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Guess which likely Oscar winner wants to be a bad guy on Doctor Who?

Could this be our new "Master"?

When a potential Oscar winner says he’d love to have a part on Doctor Who or Torchwood, it grabs our attention. But when that actor claims he would go for a “bad guy” role, it makes us even MORE excited.

Colin Firth (who most of you know as the ultimate Mr. Darcy in both the 1995 BBC mini-series Pride and Prejudice and The Bridget Jones Diaries movies) has apparently sent twitter all aflutter this weekend when he revealed—in a twitter interview—that he’d love to be in either Doctor Who or Torchwood—and moreso, that he’d love to be a villain! I’m thinking lady and gentlemen we might have our new “MASTER”! Thoughts?

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That Evil Dead reboot? Sam Raimi is still IN!

New Evil Dead Coming Our Way?

There’d been talk and whispers (actor Bruce Campbell being among the most vocal) that Evil Dead—one of the greatest horror/comedy cult movies ever made—would get the reboot treatment, but then things sort of died down. Until now. And the news is—Sam Raimi’s still in.

During the press tour for Starz’s Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (a prequel to the gloriously ultra-bloody and sexy Spartacus: Blood and Sand), producer Rob Tapert (of Hercules: The Legendary Journey and Xena: Warrior Princess fame) let slip that he and longtime business partner and friend Sam Raimi could still be set to revisit the completely insane world of The Evil Dead and the Necronomicon. We here at ESO feel as long as Sam Raimi and Bruce Campell involved we would be all for it.

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