This week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News focuses on some very exciting developments in the world of comic-book movies.
First, news broke that the sequel to X-Men: Days of Future will be X-Men: Apocalypse, insinuating that the famous Marvel villain will serve as the primary antagonist. The GeekScholars break down everything you need to know about Apocalypse, and his role in the X-Men universe.
Next, after several weeks of speculation, Batman vs. Superman has cast Wonder Woman as none other than Gal Gadot from the Fast and the Furious franchise. Learn what Gadot will likely bring to the role, as well as how prominent her part will be in the upcoming sequel.
To wrap up comic-book film news, the crew breaks down the newly released trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, discussing its strengths and weaknesses.
Also included in this episode is check-in on all of the films winning critical awards as the road to the Oscars gets more crowded. Find out which films and performances are the front-runners and are must-sees this holiday season!
Finally, this week’s show wraps up with another installment of GeekScholars Listener Trivia and a retrospect review of The Adjustment Bureau dedicated to Oliver in London!