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Eclipse Magazine presents GeekScholars Movie News Podcast – Episode 10. Recasting Jaws; April 2012 Preview; Mirror, Mirror Review and more!

Geek Scholars PodcastThis week on GeekScholars Movie News, presented by Eclipse Magazine, the crew debuts a new segment called the Casting Competition Challenge where the GeekScholars must attempt to recast classic films in the modern era. On this episode, listen to our picks for who we think should play Brody, Hooper, and Quint if a remake of Jaws were to happen today! Do you agree? Disagree?

And since it’s a brand new month, the GeekScholars take a look at all of the upcoming releases for April, highlighting which ones they are super excited about, and which ones they’ll be collectively skipping.

We then wrap things up with a look at the new trailer for The Rise of the Guardians as well a review of Mirror, Mirror (which wasn’t horrible as expected!)

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Michelle Breaks Mirror Mirror


Mirror Mirror benefits from the low expectation syndrome, but does not quite overcome it.  This is one of those movies where you ask the question, “Why?”  Yes, from a purely budget and numbers perspectives you can see why a studio would want to make this film. They got Julia Roberts and re-imagining fairy tales is all the rage now. Especially retailing Snow White.

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Win our Mirror Mirror Prize Pack courtesy of Geek Scholars and EclipseMagazine!

Mirror Mirror Movie Contest

Our friends at Relativity Media, one of the producers of the upcoming hit Mirror Mirror has given us an Amazing Prize Pack to giveaway. Mirror Mirror, a new twist to the classic Snow White fairy tale, is a family film enjoyable for children and adults of all ages alike. Mirror Mirror opens Friday, March 30th. Check out the Mirror Mirror Facebook Page. You have to check out this week’s episode of Geek Scholars where EclipseMagazine’s very own Michelle does a guest appearance to explain her The Hunger Games review.

The Prize Pack includes:

  • Tote bag
  • T-shirt
  • Snow globe
  • Compact mirror
  • Lip balm
  • 2-sided poster (back is a coloring page)
  • Book

To win send a question to the Geek Scholars at mail@geekscholars.com or leave a comment at facebook.com/eclipsemagazine (the latest episode will be posted later today or tomorrow) or if you don’t want to have fun with our podcast, simply send an email to contests@eclipsemagazine.com with your full name and address with Mirror Mirror in the Subject. We prefer to give this to one of our Geek Scholars listeners.  A winner will be selected next Tuesday, April 3rd.  Hit the break for more details!

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