After a small summer break, GeekScholars Movie News is back! The crew returns with some interesting developments to report on including a possible Pokemon movie, Saw 8, Community getting its own movie, and will Javier Bardem (Skyfall) play Frankenstein’s Monster?
Plus, Preview Reviews for La La Land, a movie musical from the genius behind Whiplash, and for A Monster Calls, which may end up being one of the most stunning films of the year (think The Iron Giant meets Pan’s Labyrinth).
The acclaimed children’s novel A Monster Calls – about a boy trying to cope with his mother’s illness and being bullied – is the next feature from director Juan Antonio Bayona (The Orphanage, The Impossible). It stars Liam Neeson, Felicity Jones and Lewis McDougall.
Though it’s not being released until Octorber, 2016, Focus Features has released a teaser trailer for it. It’s pretty cool. check it out after the jump.