As you might have noticed (or guessed if you didn’t watch), Chris Rock came out swinging at the 88th Academy Awards® this evening, ‘Welcome to the 88th Academy Awards, or as I call them, the White People’s choice Awards.’ The biggest news – above and beyond Rock’s subtle and unsubtle (and mostly very funny) raking […]
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It’s The 2016 Oscars® Nominations!
The Oscar® nominations were announced this morning and the Academy of Film Arts & Sciences did their usual job of mixing brilliant choices and WTF ones. Most were easy to see coming – The Martian and The Revenant picking up multiple noms; Stars Wars: The Force Awakens getting only a couple of tech nods – […]
2015: Sheldon’s Favorite Fifteen+ – Film!
Wow! What a year it’s been for movies! The North American box office crossed $11 billion; two studios crossed $2 billion; franchises raked in bucks, and a lot of movies that should have done well, flopped. It was crazy. Whether you were into superheroes, caper flicks, horror, comedy (rude or not), big budget or low-fi […]
Warner Brothers Pictures Sets Record As It Breaks A Billion!
We don’t usually note when a studio breaks a billion dollars at the box office – most of the major studios do it on a fairly regular basis. However, when Warner Brothers Pictures breaks the billion dollar mark today, it will be for the record fifteenth consecutive year. Another impressive aspect of this year’s numbers […]
Movie News: The Future of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Mad Max, and Brad Bird (but not all together)
This week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News is all about looking forward! To kick things off, the crew discusses everything that’s been happening with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles live action sequel including characters, casting, and potential plot lines. From there–Mad Max: Fury Road was a critical success, but did it perform well enough to warrant sequel?
Mad Max: Fury Road – Gonzo Chase Movie Is Pure Max!
George Miller has done something genuinely impressive with Mad Max: Fury Road – he’s made Max part of an ensemble – and not even the biggest part of the ensemble – and it works. Brilliantly! Fury Road is thinly plotted – a tyrant’s five breeding wives are taken to freedom by a formerly trusted female […]
Movie News: May 2015 Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Predictions: Ultron, Mad Max, Pitch Perfect 2, Tomorrowland, and More!
The 2015 summer blockbuster season has commenced! Accordingly, this week’s GeekScholars Movie News begins with a preview of May 2015, including the hosts’ Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Box Office predictions for: The Avengers: Age of Ultron – May 1st Mad Max: Fury Road – May 15th Pitch Perfect 2 – May 15th Tomorrowland – May 22nd Aloha – May 22nd San Andreas […]
Insane Trailer: Mad Max: Fury Road!
The new trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road has just been released by Warner Bros. If the movie is half as much fun, it’ll be killer! Check it out after the jump. Mad Max: Fury Road
Mayhem Trailer: Mad Max: Fury Road!
George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road has a new trailer and it is one crazy ride! Buckle up and check it out after the jump. Mad Max Fury Road stars Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron and will be in theaters on May, 2015.
Comic-Con 2014: Scorching Trailer: Mad Max Fury Road!
Max is back! Check out the Comic-Con 2014 trailer that’s just gone live after the jump. Mad Max: Fury Road roars into theaters on May 15, 2015