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September 2013 Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Estimates, Spader as Ultron, Dallas Buyers Club Trailer, The Worlds End Review

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Welcome to September! Leaves are changing, students head back to school, and a notable lull falls over local movie theaters. But, in the gap between blockbusters and bait for Oscars, the GeekScholars Movie News podcast is once again your guide on which movies to seek out, and which ones you may want to to skip.

With that, the GeekScholars proudly release their September 2013 Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Weekend Box Office estimates for:

  • Riddick
  • Insidious: Chapter 2
  • The Family
  • Prisoners
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
  • Rush
  • Don Jon

Hit the jump for what else you can find on this week’s show! Continue reading September 2013 Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Estimates, Spader as Ultron, Dallas Buyers Club Trailer, The Worlds End Review

2013 SDCC Film Highlights Part 2: The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Riddick, RoboCop, and More!

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Greetings once again from the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International!

Friday has come and goneand the GeekScholars Movie News podcast has all of the highlights for you, including Friday’s film panels and press rooms, and of course the best cosplayers we ran into.

For Part Two of our series of special 2013 SDCC episodes, the GeekScholars report on:

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2 first footage! (INCLUDING ELECTRO’S ORIGINS!)
  • Riddick
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
  • The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
  • RoboCop

Into the Woods Casting, Two Chef Movies, The Incredibles 2, Gremlins Reboot, Preview Reviews for Riddick and About Time, Star Trek Into Darkness Reviewed

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Some great headlines and rumors to discuss on this week’s episode of the GeekScholars Movie News podcast!

The show kicks off with the hosts discussing the large amount of casting currently underway for the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, Into the Woods. Specifically, it sounds like Meryl Streep, Johnny Deep, Chris Pine, Jake Gyllenhaal, Allison Janney, and Anna Kendrick may all be joining the fairy tale adventure. Also, two movies about chefs are squaring off—Chef starring Jon Favreau, Robert Downey, Jr., and Scarlett Johansson, and a rival picture of the same name starring Bradley Cooper and Michelle Williams.

From there, the crew plays ‘Never Tell Me the Odds’, where they predict the probability of lots of film-related rumors! See which ones after the jump!  Continue reading Into the Woods Casting, Two Chef Movies, The Incredibles 2, Gremlins Reboot, Preview Reviews for Riddick and About Time, Star Trek Into Darkness Reviewed

Fun Trailer: Riddick–Vin Diesel Closes Out the Trilogy!

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It’s been forever, but Vin Diesel’s final Riddick film is just about ready. If the trailer is any indication, it may bring back the dark, twisted, scary, goofy fun of Pitch Black – as opposed to the bloated, ponderous Chronicles of Riddick. Plus, Karl Urban and Katee Sackhoff!

Check it out after the jump. Riddick is in theaters September 6th.

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