Ghostbusters Cinematic Universe, Star Wars: Rogue One, Live-Action Dumbo

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It’s a trio of truly interesting topics on GeekScholars Movie News this week.To start things off, the hosts discuss all of the new happenings with Ghostbusters, particularly the recent announcement that a second movie in the rebooted universe may be underway, starring Channing Tatum and Chris Pratt. Hit the jump to hear what we cover regarding Star Wars and Dumbo.

After that, lots of tidbits regarding the new Star Wars films have surfaced, including the news that the first spin-off will have the subtitle Rogue One.Also, Episode VIII gets a May release date, and 20 books will debut this year, canonically chronicling the events between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. 

The GeekScholars wrap things up with a debate over the merits of the newly announced live-action Dumbo adaptation, which will be directed by Tim Burton.