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2016 San Diego Comic-Con International Recap, Star Trek Beyond Reviewed

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We have an exceptional episode of GeekScholars Movie News this week, as the hosts provide a recap of one the geekiest events of the year–the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International! Learn all of the exciting developments announced (or confirmed) by Marvel, and what the GeekScholars thought of all the new trailers including footage for: Justice League, Wonder Woman, Kong: Skull Island, and Arthur: Legend of the Sword, among others!

The GeekScholars wrap things up with a review of the fantastic new Star Trek Beyond. Enjoy!

Recap of another successful weekend at Comic-Con 2016

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It was that time of year again where all the hotels sell out in San Diego, and the people who got the oh-so-coveted tickets don their best superhero costume and wait in line to get the juiciest tidbits of their favorite show.  If you were driving by the San Diego convention center and you saw Spiderman, the Predator, orange hairy thing, and Sailor Moon wannabees all walking alongside people carrying Walking Dead back packs, then you were in the right place.  And if you have Kevin Smith broadcasting interviews from a yacht for Comic-Con, you know it’s not just comic books anymore. Hollywood star power is on the way.  Welcome to the 49th annual San Diego Comic-Con International convention!

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Comic-Con 2016: Note Endless Fun Trailer: Sherlock: Series 4!

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Everyone has demons. Now’s Sherlock’s are coming back to haunt him. And why is Mrs. Hudson calling someone a reptile?

The game is not on – the time for games is clearly past in the new season Sherlock, coming in 2017.

Check out the absorbing/intriguing/twisted trailer Comic-con trailer for Sherlock after the break.

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Comic-Con 2016: Now Who’s the Villain Trailer: The Flash: Season Three!

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The Comic-Con trailer for season three of The Flash is intense. We see the world as it would be if Nora Allen hadn’t been murdered – but there’s still a Reverse-Flash!

We see flashes of the word Alchemy – Dr. Alchemy is going to be a featured Big Bad. We see the first footage of Wally West’s Kid Flash;  Reverse Flash is in a cage!

Oh, yeah! Season three of The Flash is definitely looking amazing. Check out the trailer after the jump.

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Comic-Con 2016: Concept Art for Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission Breakout Unveiled!

Guardians of the Galaxy Ð Mission: BREAKOUT! -- Debuting in summer 2017, Guardians of the Galaxy Ð Mission: BREAKOUT! will take Disney California Adventure park guests through the fortress-like museum of the mysterious Collector, who is keeping his newest acquisitions, the Guardians of the Galaxy, as prisoners. Guests will board a gantry lift which launches them into a daring adventure as they join Rocket Raccoon in an attempt to set free his fellow Guardians. The new attraction will transform the structure currently housing The Twilight Zone Tower of Terrorª into an epic new adventure, enhancing the breathtaking free fall sensation with new visual and audio effects to create a variety of ride experiences. Guests will experience multiple, random and unique ride profiles in which the rise and fall of the gantry lift rocks to the beat of music inspired by the filmÕs popular soundtrack. (Artist Concept/Disneyland Resort)
Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! — Debuting in summer 2017 (Artist Concept/Disneyland Resort)

At this evening’s Marvel Studios presentation, three pieces of concept art for Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission Breakout were revealed.  follow the jump to check out the rest.

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Comic-Con 2016: Timely Trailer: Legends of Tomorrow: Season 2!

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Along with the announcement that Legends of Tomorrow’s encounters with the Justice society of America came the news that Rex ‘Hourman’ Tyler would be joined by Obsidian, Stargirl and Dr. Mid-Nite (the roles are, as yet, uncast).

They will be facing off against a collection of villains from Greg Berlanti’s DCTV Universe: Malcolm Merlyn, Damien Dahrk, Captain cold and Reverse-Flash.

Oh! There was also a first look trailer. Check it out after the break.

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Comic-Con 2016: Unseen Trailer: Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency!

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BBC America presented the first look trailer for Max Landis’ take on Douglas Adams’ Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency at Comic-Con 2016 today.

It’s geo-blocked so I have no idea if it’s any good, but I have high hopes. Check it out after the break and let me know in the comments if you think it’s intriguing and/or fun.

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Comic-Con 2016: He Contains Multitudes Trailer: FX’s Legion!

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Moments ago, FX premiered the first trailer for Legion, the Marvel-inspired series about David Haller – a man who is forced to consider the possibility that he’s not schizophrenic and that the voices in his head are real.

The series was created by Fargo creator Noah Hawley and stars Dan Steves as Haller. Follow the jump to watch the trailer, hot from the Cup O, Joe panel with Marvel COO, Joe Quesda.

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Comic-Con 2016: No Making This Right Trailer: Blindspot: Season 2!

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Genre alumni Luke Mitchell (S.H.I.E.L.D.) and Michelle Hurd (Daredevil) have joined Blindspot for season two. They’ll be playing persons from Jane Doe’s past/former organization.

NBC premiered a special first look trailer addressed to Con-goers, today, thanking them for their support and presenting a first look at Blindspot: Season 2. Check it out after the break.

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