The New ‘Conan’ Trailer, More ‘Thor’ Reactions, And Ripped Pants In Today’s Twitter Report

Lucky members of the comics community who made it out to early screenings of “Thor” continued to tweet about it this morning. Cameos were the popular topic of the day, though artist Paul Azaceta voiced one major complaint.

Another film jumped into trend topics, too, though. The new “Conan the Barbarian” trailer prompted plenty of praise, and fans seem to be warming up to Jason Momoa. Reactions to the trailer, Bryan Hitch’s pick to play Perry White in Zack Snyder’s Superman movie, and details regarding Hugh Jackman’s pants incident lurk down below.

I’m @brianwarmoth, and this is the Twitter Report for May 5, 2011.

@THEHITCHFACTORY If Perry White isn’t played by Bruce Willis in Zack Snyder’s Superman movie I shall sulk.
-Bryan Hitch, Artist (“The Ultimates,” “Captain America: Reborn”)

@RyanOttley Just watched the Conan Barbarian preview, looks it might be fun.
-Ryan Ottley, Artist (“Invincible,” “Haunt”)

@marjoriemliu Something about that classic Conan movie was just so juicy and rough. It had soul, man. Hope the new one has more than special effects.
-Marjorie Liu, Writer (“X-23,” “NYX: No Way Home”)

“Thor” pt. 1: @fredvanlente Really enjoyed THOR. Cameo at the end choked me up a bit. You’ll know it when you see it.
-Fred Van Lente, Writer Writer (“Action Philosophers,” “Marvel Zombies”)

“Thor” pt. 2: @DanSlott Back from THORRRRR!!!! So? What’d I think? BEST Marvel movie since IRON MAN. Great cast! Epic battles! Good use of 3-D! Awesome cameos! YAY!
-Dan Slott, Writer (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “Avengers: The Initiative”)

“Thor” pt. 3: @goonguy Was never really into Thor. As long as he smashes stuff with the hammer, I will probably like it more than people who love Thor.
-Eric Powell, Writer/Artist (“The Goon,” “Action Comics”)

“Thor” pt. 4: @paulazaceta My review off Thor…. Volstagg wasn’t fat enough!
-Paul Azaceta, Artist (“The Amazing Spider-Man,” “Punisher Noir”)

@rstevens If I walk into an Apple store in Canada, you think they could help me get a prepaid data sim card for an iPad? I want to blog the trip.
-R. Stevens, Writer/Artist (“Diesel Sweeties,” “LOLbots”)

@RealHughJackman First time I’ve ripped my pants and changed them on stage. Or as my buddy Richard Marx calls it, Wednesday.
-Hugh Jackman, Actor (“X-Men Origins: Wolverine,” “X-Men: The Last Stand”)

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