Green Lantern

  • Ryan Reynolds: I wanted to be a firefighter April 5, 2013

    London: Actor Ryan Reynolds was keen on becoming a firefighter but after he couldn't get in, he decided to take up acting as a profession. The 36-year-old, who has given hits like 'The Proposal' and 'Green Lantern', said he always wanted to do something adventurous with his life and also...
  • Arab-Muslim to join 'Green Lantern' comic series September 4, 2012

    Detroit: When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The company's chief creative officer and writer of the relaunched 'Green Lantern' series dreamed up Simon Baz, DC's...
  • Green Lantern relaunched as brave, mighty and gay June 1, 2012

    Philadelphia: Green Lantern, one of DC Comics' oldest and enduring heroes no matter what parallel earth he's on, is serving as a beacon for the publisher again, this time as a proud, mighty and openly gay hero. The change is revealed in the pages of the second issue of 'Earth 2'...
  • 'John Carter' may be Hollywood's biggest loser March 21, 2012

    Los Angeles: Ultra competitive movie studios rarely want to sit atop this box office list. When the Walt Disney said on Monday that it expected its sci-fi movie 'John Carter' to lose about $200 million, it very likely shot the intergalactic box office bomb to the top of Hollywood's biggest...
  • Stunts wrecked my body: Ryan Reynolds November 27, 2011

    London: 'Green Lantern' star Ryan Reynolds is proud to have done most of his own stunts for his new film 'Safe House' but says the physical scenes left him a wreck. The Canadian actor plays CIA agent Matt Weston in the forthcoming action thriller and...
  • 'Harry Potter' picked top summer movie - poll September 2, 2011

    Los Angeles: The summer blockbuster movie season comes to an end this weekend, and already moviegoers on one website have decided their favourite flick of the period -- 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2'. Voters in a new poll released on Thursday by NextMovie.com had the British boy wizard...
  • After 'Potter', Warner Bros eyes DC Comics magic July 5, 2011

    Los Angeles: - If only they could wave a magic wand, studio executives at Warner Bros. would make their 'Harry Potter' film franchise last forever. But movie magic takes more than a whisk of a stick to conjure up. When 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2' opens on July...
  • Now Showing: Catch the latest movie reviews June 18, 2011

    This week on 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews 'Bheja Fry 2', 'Always Kabhi Kabhi' and 'Green Lantern'. ...
  • Masand: 'Green Lantern' is underwhelming June 24, 2011

    Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard Director: Martin Campbell Based on the DC Comics superhero created all the way back in the 1940s, 'Green Lantern' stars Ryan Reynolds as an irresponsible pilot named Hal Jordan who turns into a superhero when he puts on a coveted green ring that he receives...
  • Watch the making of 'Green Lantern' June 17, 2011

    Ryan Reynolds starring Green Lantern has hit the screens. Here is what went into making of this film. Take a look. ...