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You Can “Hang Like Spidey” @ NY Comic Con 2017

Hey there friends, I recently saw this cool press release in my email and said “let’s share this one with our readers if they are hitting the upcoming NY Comic Con”. I’ve done this before and since I am mentally getting my agenda items in order I will let the message below give you all of the details that you need. Check it out.

WHAT: Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to hang like Spider-Man? Now here’s your chance! Sony Pictures Home Entertainment brings the “Hang Like Spidey” Experience to New York Comic Con celebrating the home entertainment release of Spider-Man: Homecoming! This isn’t your typical photo opp; this is a once in a lifetime superhero adventure!

Climb in through the fire escape and be transported into Peter Parker’s bedroom. Crawl on the ceiling and scale the walls just like Spider-Man and then get up close and personal with real props from the Spider-Man: Homecoming set.
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Opening: “The Dark Tower” in Theaters Everywhere (8/4/2017)

I know that there are a lot of you readers that have been looking forward to a big screen adaptation of “The Dark Tower” series of Stephen King novels and that moment is today as the Sony Pictures presentation “The Dark Tower” opens up in theaters everywhere. Here is the official poster and I’ve added in the premise and some casting for good measure.

The Premise:
Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is an 11-year-old adventure seeker who discovers clues about another dimension called Mid-World. Upon following the mystery, he is spirited away to Mid-World where he encounters a Gunslinger, Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), who is on a quest to reach the “Dark Tower” that resides in End-World and reach the nexus point between time and space that he hopes will save all existence from extinction. But with various monsters and a vicious sorcerer named Walter Padick (Matthew McConaughey) hot on their trail, the unlikely duo find that their quest may be difficult to complete. (thanks Wiki)

The Cast:
Idris Elba as Roland Deschain/The Gunslinger
Matthew McConaughey as Walter Padick/The Man in Black
Tom Taylor as Jake Chambers
Katheryn Winnick as Laurie Chambers
Jackie Earle Haley as Sayre
Fran Kranz as Pimli
Abbey Lee Kershaw as Tirana
Michael Barbieri as Timmy
Claudia Kim as Arra Champignon
José Zúñiga as Dr. Hotchkiss
Alex McGregor as Susan Delgado
Nicholas Hamilton as Lucas Hanson
De-Wet Nagel as Taheen Tech
Dennis Haysbert as Steven Deschain
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Sony Pictures Entertainment: “The Dark Tower” (Official Trailer #2)

Back in May I shared the first official trailer for the upcoming film “The Dark Tower” which comes to life based on a series of novels by the master, Stephen King. The first week of August is when folks who loved this series will get to enjoy the big screen adaption by Sony Pictures Entertainment and just a few days ago we got the second official trailer. Let’s give this one a look see shall we?

The Premise:
Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is an 11-year-old adventure seeker who discovers clues about another dimension called Mid-World. Upon following the mystery, he is spirited away to Mid-World where he encounters a Gunslinger, Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), who is on a quest to reach the “Dark Tower” that resides in End-World and reach the nexus point between time and space that he hopes will save all existence from extinction. But with various monsters and a vicious sorcerer named Walter Padick (Matthew McConaughey) hot on their trail, the unlikely duo find that their quest may be difficult to complete. (thanks Wiki)

The Cast:
Idris Elba as Roland Deschain/The Gunslinger
Matthew McConaughey as Walter Padick/The Man in Black
Tom Taylor as Jake Chambers
Katheryn Winnick as Laurie Chambers
Jackie Earle Haley as Sayre
Fran Kranz as Pimli
Abbey Lee Kershaw as Tirana
Michael Barbieri as Timmy
Claudia Kim as Arra Champignon
José Zúñiga as Dr. Hotchkiss
Alex McGregor as Susan Delgado
Nicholas Hamilton as Lucas Hanson
De-Wet Nagel as Taheen Tech[13]
Dennis Haysbert as Steven Deschain
Continue reading Sony Pictures Entertainment: “The Dark Tower” (Official Trailer #2)

Opening: “Spider-Man: Homecoming” in Theaters Everywhere (7/7/2017)

The moment has finally arrived and the Amazing Spider-Man is making his proper mark in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with his first full feature film “Spider-Man: Homecoming”; We all enjoyed his appearance in “Captain America: Civil War” but now its his chance to shine. The film opens up today in theaters everywhere and for some of the lucky folks in his home town NYC, they already saw it during a special showing a week ago. Check out the official theatrical release poster along with some reminder stuff and then I’ll return with my thoughts.

The Premise: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man. (thanks Wiki).
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Sony Pictures & Marvel Invite Us To The “Spider-Man: Homecoming” World Premiere

Hey there True Believers, let’s head to Hollywood together to watch the red carpet interviews from the World Premiere of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” as it goes on live on your home computer or favorite mobile device. Dig the press item below. This event starts at 6pm in California but 9pm to us folks in Spider-Man’s home stomping grounds.

Press Release: This LIVE event, available to watch at marvel.com/spidermanhomecoming, facebook.com/Marvel, will get you up close and personal with the cast of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” like no one else can! Co-Hosted by Marvel.com‘s Tamara Krinsky and Lorraine Cink, hear directly from the biggest names in the biz. Scheduled to appear are from the film: Tom Holland, Robert Downey, Jr., Michael Keaton, Marisa Tomei, Zendaya, Tyne Daly, Jacob Batalon, Tony Revolori, Donald Glover, Bokeen Woodbine, Laura Harrier, Hannibal Buress, Jon Favreau, and Michael Chernus. Also scheduled to make appearances are Jon Watts (director), Kevin Feige (producer), Amy Pascal (producer), and so many more.

About The Film: “Spider-Man: Homecoming” swings into theaters on July 7, 2017. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, a young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in “Spider-Man: Homecoming.” Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May (Marisa Tomei), under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.). Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine – distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man – but when the Vulture (Michael Keaton) emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened. Directed by Jon Watts. Produced by Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal. Screenplay by Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley and Jon Watts & Christopher Ford and Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers, Screen Story by Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley, Based on the Marvel Comic Book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko.

PiercingMetal Thoughts: I love the chance to share this kind of stuff with you but will not speak any more about “Spider-Man: Homecoming” until we announce our plans on the opening day announcement. I hope you readers enjoyed the world premiere carpet interviews. My personal countdown to this film begins tonight.

Official Website: http://www.sonypictures.com/movies/spidermanhomecoming/