Over the last few decades dozens of great comic book based films have hit the big screen. And inevitably, some more notable efforts have slipped through the cracks. Hit the jump for Mr Sunday's top five underrated comic book movies and be sure to share your own thoughts in the comments!
In 2002 WB very nearly went ahead with a J.J. Abrams' penned McG directed Superman film. To say the least it consisted of some inventive and bizarre ideas. Hit the jump for a breakdown of the controversial, but undeniably fascinating, Superman: Flyby.
This week TWP team break down news on Batman V Superman, the Emperors return to the Star Wars universe, James Bond, the Harry Potter spin-offs and the new Doctor Who's début! Plus a we explore a couple of bizarre cancelled comic book movies!
Doctor Who has returned for what is the eighth season in this current incarnation! Now featuring Peter Capaldi in the title role it aims to take the series back to its darker roots with a more serious take on the beloved BBC character. Hit the jump for Mr Sunday's review of the first episode!
This week TWP team break down news on Aquaman, a Michael Bay free Transformers 5, Marvel's Inhumans, Ant-man and Star Wars rumours galore! Plus a brutally honest The Expendables 3 review & the best/worst ever action films. Hit the jump to support the show!
The inevitable showdown between The Dark Knight and the Man Of Steel is one of the most anticipated (if not THE most anticipated) comic book movie sequences ever. Hit the jump for five ways the mere mortal Batman may stand a chance against Superman in the 2016 release.
The Expendables are back in an all new and this time PG-13 rated adventure! And all your favourites return, Stallone, Statham, Schwarzenegger...Lutz. Hit the jump for Mr Sunday's review and why you'd forgiven for giving this one a miss.
This week TWP team break down all the big DC news including Bruce Wayne on set, nine new film projects and Batman V Superman's new release date. Plus Terminator: Genisys, GOTG2, a female Spider-man spin-off and The Infinity Stones! Hit the jump to support the show!
The Infinity Gems (or stones as they are referred to on film) have played pivotal roles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Hit the jump for an explanation of which stone is which, where they can currently be found and which ones we'll inevitably see next.
Howard T. Duck's recent live action reappearance in the live action Marvel universe has certainly got fans talking. Though clearly indicated as a joke of behalf of director James Gunn, is there room for more HTD in the MCU? Hit the jump for an exploration of that and the great HTD switcharoo!
This week TWP team break down all things Guardians Of The Galaxy, the most successful August release of all time! Plus we talk the future of the franchise, Interstellar, Mad Max, Fantastic Four and more! Hit the jump to support the show!
James Gunn's Guardians Of The Galaxy was jam packed with references to the MCU, Marvel comics and pop culture in general. Hit the jump for a freshly compiled list of all the Easter Eggs discover in GOTG as of so far. And be sure to sound of with any that have been inevitably missed!
The Guardians Of The Galaxy post credits reveal, for better or worse, is one of the most talked about in recent years. Hit the jump for a short breakdown of a certain Marvel characters surprise appearance and how it may influence the future of the MCU. And be sure to sound of with your own thoughts!
Guardians Of The Galaxy jets into cinemas as of today with comic book fans having every reason to get excited about the latest Marvel offering. Hit the jump to find out Mr Sunday's review for the freshest MCU outing (despite some minor flaws) since the original Iron Man.
This week TWP team discuss SDCC's big announcements including all things Ant-man, Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 and The Avengers: AOU. Plus the leaked Batman V Superman trailer, Godzilla, Warcraft and more! Plus we review Hercules, hit the jump to support the show!
San Diego comic con has wrapped for another year after packing in as many crowd pleasing announcements into its four day window as possible! Hit the jump for Mr Sunday's breakdown of the biggest and best moments and be sure to share what you believe to be the most mind blowing reveal.
Brett Ratner's latest directorial effort Hercules explodes into cinemas this weekend hoping to steal the top spot from DOTPOTA whilst holding off Scarlett Johansson's Lucy. Hit the jump to find out Mr Sunday's spoiler free thoughts on The Rock's highly anticipated interpretation.
This week TWP team discuss the spate of Marvel news including Captain America 3, a gender swap for Thor plus GOTG and The Avengers combining! Also we discuss Fox's bid to taking over WB and the best and worst of TMNT. Hit the jump to support the show!
With (presumably) big The Avengers: Age Of Ultron news just around the corner at this week's SDCC, Mr Sunday feels now's a good a time as any to try pick a clear best Avenger from the MCU. Hit the jump to check out his decision and to share your own thoughts!
Andy Serkis' role in Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes has yet again raised the question of whether motion capture performances should receiving academy awards. Hit the jump for The Weekly Planet teams's take on whether or not this will ever happen, or even if it matters at all.
This week TWP team discuss Doomsday's rumoured Batman V Superman appearance, Brandon Routh joining Arrow & the highs and lows of Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes! Plus we discuss whether Andy Serkis is a worthy Oscar contender. Hit the jump to support the show!
Over the years, occasionally, it's been revealed that some popular comic book movie actors have played long forgotten comic book roles. Hit the jump for five well known people who have popped up over the years in some surprising roles!
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes explodes into cinemas this weekend, threatening to steal the top spot from Transformers: AOE. Hit the to find out Mr Sunday's spoiler free thoughts on the highly anticipated sequel and how it stacks up against the rest of the year so far in film.
This week TWP team discuss Kevin Smith's supposed leaked Batman V Superman script, the new Man Of Steel suit, Star Wars Ep VII, Planet Hulk and more! Plus we break down the best and worst films from the Planet Of The Apes franchise. Hit the jump to support the show!
Last week gave us our first look at the Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice Superman costume. Hit the jump for an in-depth analysis of the newest incarnation as well as a look at the best, worst and most bizarre version from history. And be sure to mention your favourite version in the comments!