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Guardians of the Galaxy Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Predictions, 150th Episode Q&A

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This week’s show marks the 150th episode of GeekScholars Movie News, and the crew have something very special in store for the occasion!

To kick things off, the hosts reveal their Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Box Office predictions for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, which receives a wide release on August 1st, 2014. Hit the jump to learn more about the special Q&A featured on the show Continue reading

Batman v Superman Characters, Enchanted 2, Preview Reviews for St. Vincent, Jimi, and Foxcatcher

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GeekScholars Movie News leads off this week with a discussion of four DC characters rumored to make an appearance in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice—Victor Zsasz, Morgan Edge, David Cain, and Amanda Waller. If those names are new to you, the GeekScholars will bring you up to speed on their backstories and potential plot arcs that could make it into the movie. Hit the jump for more regarding Enchanted, and some recently released trailers.  Continue reading

Rian Johnson Directing Star Wars: Episode VIII, Ant-Man, Hulk, and Justice League Rumors, Sonic the Hedgehog

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GeekScholars Movie News is absolutely filled with interesting discussion this week, as the hosts tackle topics in a variety of impending film projects. First, the crew weighs in on Rian Johnson (Looper) being tapped to direct Star Wars: Episode VIII, and overseeing writing on Star Wars: Episode IX.  Hit the jump to hear what exciting rumors are discussed in the show as well.  Continue reading

June 2014 Preview w/ Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Predictions, Josh Brolin as Thanos, Maleficent Reviewed

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It’s an especially entertaining episode of GeekScholars Movie News this week as the hosts reveal their June 2014 Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Box Office Predictions! Hit the jump to see which movies are discussed as well as what else is covered in the show! (or just hit play above)  Continue reading

Godzilla Director to Helm Star Wars Film, Preview Reviews, X-Men: Days of Future Past Review and Spoiler Session

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It is not every week that GeekScholars Movie News gets to both discuss big blockbuster franchises like Star Wars and X-Men, as well as cover smaller independent films on the horizon, which makes this week’s episode rather special. To start, the hosts have a conversation about the news that Gareth Edwards, the director of Godzilla, is set to direct a Star Wars spin-off film. The crew discuss what Edwards will bring to the project, as well possible story lines the film might focus on. Hit the jump for more! Continue reading

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, The Flintstones, Never Tell Me the Odds—Star Wars: Episode VII Title, Jackman as Wolverine, Lethal Weapon Reboot

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This week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News begins with a pair of television show adaptations, namely Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and The Flintstones. The crew discusses analytically in what elements of each franchise would best serve a feature film, and how the upcoming movies can appeal to modern day audiences. Hit play above to listen now, or the jump to learn about the other fun topics in the episode!

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May 2014 Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Predictions (Part 2), Live-Action Jungle Book Cast, Barbie Movie

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This week on GeekScholars Movie News, the hosts continue their May 2014 Preview by releasing their Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Box Office Predictions for the second half of the month. Hit the jump to learn which movies receive coverage as well as more information on the topic discussed on the show! Of course, you can always just hit play above and jump right in.  Continue reading