Part 1 of the 2012 GeekScholars Movie News Awards! January 2013 Preview! Reviews of Les Miserables and Django Unchained! Hit play above or the jump for more details! Continue reading
Bounty Hunter King Shultz frees enslaved Django, to he helps him track the deadly Brittle Brothers. So the two team up capture the South’s most wanted criminals. All the while, they hunt for Django’s enslaved wife.
We all know that Quentin Tarantino is an audacious filmmaker. If there’s a genre of filmmaking that he loves, he will produce his take on it at some point – and he really, really loves spaghetti westerns. For his version of a spaghetti western, though, he doesn’t just explode the conventions of the genre – he does for slavery what he did for World War II in Inglourious Basterds. The result is seriously bloody fun.
Quentin Tarantino has created some of the most memorable stories and characters of the last 20 years. In honor of his new western, we do a retrospective and a preview review of Django Unchained.
Aaron, Salim and Guest Reviewer Aaron Neuwirth pick their favorite Quentin Tarantino movies and do a ‘preview review’ of Django Unchained.
Hit play above to listen to our hilarious episode, including our December 2012 Preview, where we predict the Rotten Tomatoes score for all the big movies coming out this month (Note: For November 2012, the GeekScholars were only off an average of +/- 3% per movie!). Hit the jump for more details on the show! Continue reading
It’s a trailer-tastic week on GeekScholars Movie News, as we kick off the show with three awesome preview reviews for some highly anticipated movies: Robert Zemeckis’ Flight, Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph, and Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained.
From there, the GeekScholars tackle Ridley Scott’s quasi-prequel to Alien, Prometheus, and you’ll be interested to hear their varied viewpoints and grades.
After that, the crew muses on this week’s quickies, including headlines regarding DC Comics’ Justice League, X-Men: First Class 2, Jersey Boys, and a possible next installment in the Jackass franchise.
Finally, as a special bonus, this week’s episode is graced by the presence of guest host, and honorary GeekScholar, Sam! Sam is the head writer of the popular movie blog, www.filmpositivism.com, so we encourage all of our listeners to head on over and check it out!
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