Warning: Spoilers and speculation for Ant-Man and the Wasp and Avengers 4 ahead. Ant-Man and The Wasp will buzz into theaters this summer, making it the third Marvel Cinematic Universe movie of 2018. While it may not boast the fanbase of Black Panther or the intense interest of Avengers: Infinity War, the film about the tiny heroes is earning some outsized attention. As Infinity War viewers already know, Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) and The Wasp (Evangeline Lilly) didn’t take part un the war, and this film should explain why. Don’t expect to walk out of the theater knowing exactly what Avengers 4 will bring, but a few more of the puzzle pieces might slide into place as we lurch towards that 2019 film. Here’s what we know so far, and we’ll update this story as news trickles out. BYO bug spray. Release date, production info Ant-Man and The Wasp comes out in the US on July 6, in Australia on July 5, and in the UK on Aug. 3. It’s the sequel to 2015’s Ant-Man, which starred Rudd as Scott Lang, the good-hearted thief turned hero. The movie was filmed mostly in Georgia, with scenes shot in San Francisco and Hawaii as well. This one will give equal billing to The Wasp, also known as Hope Van Dyne, daughter of the original Wasp, Janet Van Dyne. Face it, Ant-Man needed a partner, and Marvel needed a female hero who could headline a film. Note Hope Van Dyne’s last line in Ant-Man: “It’s… [Read full story]
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