Tag: Christopher Markus

  • Captain America: the First Avenger

    Captain America: the First Avenger

    Captain America: the First Avenger Written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely Captain America: the First Avenger is the kind of film that has a narrative and content clearly influenced by its context of production. When Paramount Pictures Corporation began to roll-out the “Marvel Cinematic Universe”, Captain America became the final character to be given an introductory […]

  • Screenwriter’s Dispatch: James Gunn’s The Belco Experiment

    On his Facebook page, James Gunn announced his new project, The Belco Experiment. South America’s The Belco Company is sealed-off and the employees told to kill each other or be killed themselves, leading to an escalation of violence revealing truths about The Belco Company’s employees. Gunn said It’s a script I wrote a few years ago, for […]

  • Thor: the Dark World — review

    Thor: the Dark World — review

    Screenplay by Christopher Yost, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. So – some might say “too” – many current releases attempt dark atmosphere. Darkness brings a sense of danger, and that allows for easy drama. A dark mood can create an interesting backdrop for a story, and yet so many creators use it as a fallback in case the […]

  • What the Marvel/Sony deal could, does and should mean…

    What the Marvel/Sony deal could, does and should mean…

    Marvel Entertainment released a press statement today, confirming that, after a long series of negotiations with Sony Pictures Entertainment, who own Spider-Man’s live-action rights, the character was finally to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, alongside characters such as Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America and the Guardians of the Galaxy.