All kinds of fun things on this week’s show including our March 2013 Preview, an Oscar 2013 Recap, Megan Fox playing April O’Neil and more! Hit the jump for more details or hit play to listen in!
Well, another awards season has come and gone, culminating with 85th Annual Academy Awards, which recently bestowed its honors to many happy recipients. So, on to begin this episode of the GeekScholars Movie News podcast, the hosts weigh in on some of their favorite moments from the 2013 Oscars, including which picks surprised them, as well as what worked and what didn’t work in trying to make the long ceremony entertaining.
After that, the GeekScholars discuss the news that composer John Williams has publicly said that he wants to score Star Wars: Episode VII (but will he be J.J. Abrams’ choice?), and Megan Fox has been cast in the Ninja Turtles reboot, presumably as reporter April O’Neil.
Finally, the crew takes a look at all the blockbusters coming out in March 2013, with their Monthly Preview, including their personal hype scores and Rotten Tomatoes predictions for: Jack the Giant Slayer, Stoker, Oz the Great and Powerful, The Call, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Olympus Has Fallen, Admission, The Croods, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, and The Host.