Sony has announced a host of postponements for its upcoming slate of movies. Probably the biggest move is to move highly anticipated Spider-Man spin-off Morbius from July 31st of this year to March 3rd, 2021.
Sony’s White Boy Rick Begins Production!
Production has begun on White Boy Rick – the true story of of a blue-collar father and his teenage son, who became an undercover informant and later a drug dealer, before he was dropped by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison. Matthew McConaughey stars as Rick Wershe Sr. and newcomer Richie Merritt stars as […]
Sony Juggles Premiere Dates Following Star Wars Shift!
The Disney/Lucasfilm shift moving Star Wars: Episode VIII to December 15, 2017 has started a bit of shift on other fronts. Sony has announced it’s moving its Jumanji and Spider-Man reboots as well. The new release dates follow the jump.
Ghostbusters: Character Posters & Team Shot Released!
Character posters and an appropriately shaded team shot have been released for Sony’s Ghostbusters reboot. So, who you gonna call? Starring Melissa McCarthy (above), Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, Ghostbusters is a Paul Feig film and will be in theaters on July 15, 2016. Follow the jump for more.
The Walk – A Charming Ascent into a Kind of Madness!
On August 6th, 1974, Philippe Petit, a French high wire artist, hung a wire between the twin towers of the World Trade Center and walked it not once, not twice, but three-and-a-half times. The story of the famous walk was the subject of an Oscar®-winning documentary, Man on Wire. The Walk tackles the subject somewhat […]
Infiltration Trailer: The 5th Wave!
Aliens have devastated the Earth with four waves of attacks, during which Cassie lost her younger brother. In order to find and save him, she must put her trust in a young man she’s never met before – but the aliens can take on human hosts, so how can she trust him? Check out the […]
Movie News: Sony’s Upcoming Films, Dungeons & Dragons Film, the Tone of Doctor Strange, and More!
A lot of fun news to discuss on this week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News starting with a look at Sony Pictures’ upcoming films through 2019 including Bad Boys 3 AND Bad Boys 4, Passengers, Money Monster, and remakes of Jumanji and The Magnificent Seven. From there, the hosts launch into a discussion regarding the recently announced Dungeons & Dragons film and whether or not the game can successfully […]
2014 Movie News Year in Review
On this special episode of GeekScholars Movie News, the hosts sit down to discuss their favorite news stories of the year. Everything from the casting of Star Wars: The Force Awakens to the Sony hack, the GeekScholars reminisce on what headlines had the most impact on them. Also included in this week’s show is a retrospective look back […]
First Look: Scary Stuff From Goosebumps!
Remember the Goosebumps TV series? Aimed at kids but smart enough for adults? Yeah, that’s the one. It’s getting a movie that uses the author (played by Jack Black) as the entryway into story. It seems that R.L. Stine wrote about real monsters and keeps them from his readers by trapping them in his books. […]
Anonymous –Historical Flummery as Fun Political Thriller!
Roland Emmerich – he of Independence Day, 10,000 B.C. and 2012 [to name but a few] – takes one of the many theories on who really wrote the works of Shakespeare and turns it into a political thriller that blames all manner of events on… writers?
Zookeeper Just Kinda Rolls Along!
Frankly, Zookeeper is better than it has any right to be.