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Movie News: The Future of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Mad Max, and Brad Bird (but not all together)

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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? Continue reading Movie News: The Future of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Mad Max, and Brad Bird (but not all together)

Tomorrowland Goes Big, Just Misses!

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The first half of Tomorrowland is a fun romp that will delight kids of all ages. Unfortunately, the second half is an abundance of ideas that, a few great action beats aside, will go over the heads of a large portion of the movie’s intended audience.

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Video: Tomorrowland: Introducing Athena and Casey!

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Casey’s just this bright kid who keeps getting into trouble – until she touches this weird pin and sees another, better place. Athena? Well, she says she’s the future.

Both are essential for/to Tomorrowland. Meet them just beyond the jump Note: the full playlist includes all teasers and trailers so far (the French trailers are just crazy fun), culminating in the Athena and Casey character videos – it’s quite a ride).

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Movie News: May 2015 Rotten Tomatoes and Box Office Predictions: Ultron, Mad Max, Pitch Perfect 2, Tomorrowland, and More!

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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 – May 29th

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Android-Busting Trailer: Tomorrowland!

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George Clooney turns android-kicking action hero in the third trailer for Walt Disney’s Tomorrowland that was released today. Check it out after the jump.

An extended first look at Tomorrowland, introduced by Brad Bird, will screen directly prior to Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron and will play for the duration of that film’s run in IMAX.

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Cool Character Posters: Tomorrowland!

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It all begins with Casey finding a button among her personal effects when she’s released from a brief stay in jail. When she touches it, she sees a whole ‘nother world – a more hopeful seeming world.

Somehow, she finds her way to Frank – who asks her she if she wants to go there – and the adventure begins.

Disney has released four character posters for Tomorrowland – Casey (above), Frank, Young Frank and Athena (about whom we will undoubtedly learn more…). Follow the jump to check out the other three.

Tomorrowland premieres on May 22nd.

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Fix The Future Trailer: Tomorrowland!

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Disney has released the first full-length trailer for Tomorrowland and it’s a doozy! Likewise, the premise is a big one – what if there was one person who could fix the future? What If that person was you?

Check out the mind-boggling trailer after the jump. Tomorrowland opens on May 22nd.

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Super Bowl Movie Spots: From 50 Shades to Tomorrowland!

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Call it a hunch, but I suspect that as many people watch the Super Bowl for the ads and movie trailers as watch for the actual football game.

As usual, studios spent a few bucks on placing their latest TV spots during (or directly before) the Big Game. Just in case you missed one or two, a collection of Super Bowl movie spots – from Fifty Shades of Gray to Tomorrowland – follows the jump. Enjoy.

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