Over on the Hollywood Reporter website, X-Men scribe and Captain Britain creator Chris Claremont has been talking Marvel movies, and has stated his opinion on a Captain Britain/Excalibur film.
Talk turned to Cap and Excalibur when Claremont was asked about possible directions for new Marvel films, to which he replied:
” With Excalibur, you have the option of leaping literally out of this world – I mean they have a pan-dimensional train, for heaven’s sake – to other star systems or possibly even other dimensions.”
With Claremont behind a possible Captain Britain/Excalibur movie it raises this blog’s hopes that one day Cap might come to movie theatres. The use of Excalibur as a vehicle to launch a Cap franchise is a great idea as they can literally travel anywhere and do anything, leaving scripting possibilities wide open.
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