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June 2013 Preview, Timecop Reboot, Chilean Miner Movie, Preview Review for We’re the Millers, Epic and Fast & Furious 6 Reviewed

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It’s an absolutely jam-packed episode for this week’s GeekScholars Movie News podcast, as the hosts dive into their box office preview for June 2013!

Specifically, the crew discusses which major releases they are most excited about (and which ones they’ll be skipping), as well as their predictions for how well each movie will fare with critics, and for the first time ever, their estimates on how much money each film will make on its opening weekend!

Highlights in June include:

  • The Internship
  • Much Ado About Nothing
  • Man of Steel
  • This Is the End
  • Monsters University
  • World War Z
  • The Heat
  • White House Down

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Monsters University: Fraternity & Sorority Photos!

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Part of the fun of going to university is becoming part of a prestigious fraternity or sorority (or so I’m told) – and since the heroes of Monsters, Inc. went to university, one has to wonder what the Greek Experience was like for them.

Now, thanks to the fine folks at Disney•Pixar, we get a peek into the Greek culture of Monster University. Check out the fraternity and sorority portraits of the film’s characters – along with society descriptions – following the jump.

Monsters University is in theaters on June 21st.

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The Blue Umbrella–Now Even Shorts Get Their Own Posters!

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It is just another evening commute until the rain starts to fall, and the city comes alive to the sound of dripping rain pipes, whistling awnings and gurgling gutters. And in the midst, two umbrellas—one blue, one not—fall eternally in love.

The Blue Umbrella is the Pixar short that will precede Monsters University when it premieres on June 21, 2013. The charming poster looks like a classic fifties piece.

First Look: Pixar Short: Blue Umbrella!

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Each Pixar film is released with an original short film and, with Blue Umbrella – paired with Monsters University, the tradition continues.

Tagline: It is just another evening commute until the rain starts to fall, and the city comes alive to the sound of dripping rain pipes, whistling awnings and gurgling gutters. And in the midst, two umbrellas—one blue, one not—fall eternally in love.

From Pixar Animation Studios, director Saschka Unseld and producer Marc Greenberg, The Blue Umbrella opens in theatres on June 21, 2013, in front of Monsters University.

Eclipse Magazine presents GeekScholars Movie News 045 – Preview Reviews for Breaking Dawn Part 2, Anna Karenina, Monsters University, Dredd; Movie Review of Brave

GeekScholars Movie NewsTONS of preview reviews on this week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News! We’ve got something for everyone as we look at the recently released trailers for: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, Anna Karenina, Monsters University, and Dredd. Four very, very different films, so listen in to hear what we thought.

After that, we jump right into our review of Pixar’s latest, Brave. GeekScholars Fox and Jill were on duty again this week, and like most other critics, they had some mixed feelings on the highly anticipated film.

Finally, during the quickies portion of the show, the GeekScholars discuss the latest happenings regarding a bevy of films including: a biopic of Texas Rangers’ Josh Hamilton, White House Taken, Transformers 4, The Wolf of Wall Street, and a potential Sesame Street movie.

 

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