Aug 08, 2016 | By Sarah Owen
With a slew of comic book-based films slated to release shortly and the fantasy genre as popular as ever, the buzz surrounding San Diego Comic-Con International seemed to be at a high this year. Cast members from HBO’s vampire drama True Blood attended, and Breaking Dawn‘s Robert Pattinson sported a controversial new ‘do as he partook in a panel discussion with his co-stars from The Twilight Saga. Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried attended the premiere of their new film In Time, and trendsetter Carey Mulligan showed up for a screening of Drive, in which she stars alongside Ryan Gosling. Additionally, posters were unveiled for Snow White and the Huntsman, The Avengers, The Incredible Hulk, and the highly anticipated new Spider-Man flick starring Andrew Garfield, who came clad in his Spidy getup.
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