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10 Things I learned about Dr. Strange today

Joaquin Phoenix has played some pretty quirky characters, including a drugged-out version of himself in the mockumentary, I'm Still Here. Now, he's reportedly in talks to star in Marvel's Dr. Strange, but if you aren't familiar with this comic book character, keep reading to find out more.

1. Neurosurgeon with a big ego Dr. Stephen Strange doesn't remove brain tumors because he wants to help his patients; instead, he's predominately motivated by the money he makes from the surgeries. He becomes a very wealthy guy until a tragic event changes his life forever. Comic-Con 2014: 8 Aw...

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Avengers: Age of Ultron: Why Elizabeth Olsen may steal Scarlett Johansson's thunder

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, a new super heroine is heading your way and we think she may just steal Black Widow's spotlight. Here's why.

Photo credit: Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Disney 1. Elizabeth Olsen has something to prove Scarlett Johansson has proved to the world that she can single-handedly carry an action film and bring the box office, like she did in the recent movie, Lucy. Those are big boots to fill, but we thi...

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VIDEO: Watch The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 trailer

If you thought the Fifty Shades of Grey trailer was hot, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 trailer is a scorcher.

WATCH: Jennifer Lawrence blooper reel from the Hunger Games junket >> The one-minute first look was first unveiled at Comic-Con this year and features all our favorite characters as well as some fiery action. Most notably, the teaser shows the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in his role as Plutarch...

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What is behind America's fascination with Comic-Con and superhero movies?

Is it un-American to say that some of us just don't get the obsession with comic book conventions and movies featuring superheroes? To better understand this fascination, we did a little digging and here is what we discovered.

Comic-Con? Post-San Diego's 2014 Comic-Con, the headlines screech about the event — Hollywood A-listers who attended, crowds that got out of control and women who were sexually harassed. All of this had some Americans (OK, me) asking, "Will someone please explain to me exactly what the f*** Comi...

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