1000 Facts about Superhero Movies

Author: James Egan

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1326487574

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 182

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Superman was nearly played by Muhammad Ali. Jack Nicholson was paid $60 million to play the Joker. When he was a teenager, Robert Downey Jr. bullied a kid for reading Iron Man comics. In China, Guardians of the Galaxy is called Interplanetary Unusual Attacking Team. Oprah Winfrey nearly played Amanda Waller in Suicide Squad. Deadpool was in development for 16 years. Wonder Woman was nearly played by Angelina Jolie, Sandra Bullock, Megan Fox, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Beyonce. Chris Evans turned down Captain America three times. The tagline for Justice League was "Unite the Seven" even though there are six superheroes in the film. Jerry Seinfeld convinced Hugh Jackman to retire from the X-Men series. Shawarma sales skyrocketed after The Avengers was released. An alternative ending for Amazing Spider-Man 2 shows that Peter Parker's father is alive. Tom Hiddleston auditioned for the role of Thor. Michael Jackson desperately wanted to play the X-Men's mentor, Professor X.

The Beatles Diary Vol. 2

After the Break-Up 1970-2001

Author: Barry Miles,Keith Badman

Publisher: Omnibus Press


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 690

View: 2639


An updated paperback edition of the hardback best-seller. A fascinating and meticulous piece of Beatles scholarship.

General Reference Books for Adults

Authoritative Evaluations of Encyclopedias, Atlases, and Dictionaries

Author: Marion Sader

Publisher: New York : R.R. Bowker Company

ISBN: 9780835223935

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 614

View: 3493