Russo Bros Fight For Marvel's "Secret Wars"

The Russo Bros, directors of Marvel Studios "Avengers: Endgame", are looking to develop Marvel Comics 1984 cross-over limited, 12-issue event series "Secret Wars", written by Jim Shooter, as a live-action extravaganza featuring the 'Avengers', 'Spider-Man' and 'Hulk', among a huge cast of superheroes originally tied to a "Secret Wars" toyline from Mattel:

Crossover titles included "The Amazing Spider-Man" #251–252,[3] "The Avengers" #242–243,[4] "Captain America" #292, "The Incredible Hulk" #294–295, "Iron Man" #181–183, "The Thing" #10–22, "Fantastic Four" #265, "Marvel Team-Up" #141," Thor" #341 and 383 and "The Uncanny X-Men" #178–181.

"...cosmic entity the 'Beyonder' is fascinated by the presence and potential of superheroes on Earth...

"...choosing a group of heroes and villains, teleporting characters against their will...

" the 'Battleworld' planet in a distant galaxy, stocked with alien weapons and technology..."

Heroes include 'Captain America', 'Captain Marvel', 'Hawkeye', 'Iron Man', 'She-Hulk', 'Thor', the 'Wasp', 'Human Torch', 'Mister Fantastic'.

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