This week our two big discussions are all about reviewing two recent movie releases - Star Trek Beyond and The Killing Joke. Matt Moore (Comic Book Noob) joins our discussion about the movie adaptation of the iconic comic book. We also address the controversy surrounding the character choices surrounding the Batgirl story.
Other topics in this week's episode include Marvel's decision to turn The Infinity War film into a one part story and why Netflix won't pick up Agent Carter. We'll also react to the Comic-Con trailers for Wonder Woman and Justice League.
Also, Jeff finally gets to share his review of Ghostbusters and GANNIN invents a teleportation system.
This week Bobby Blakey (Hollywood Matrimony) guest hosts for Jeff as we review Ghostbusters and discuss some of the news that came out of Star Wars Celebration Anaheim.
Other topics discussed this week include talk of turning Indiana Jones into an expanded franchise, a new classic Nintendo console, new information on The Lego Batman Movie, the announced return of Chris Hemsworth to Star Trek, and whether or not the new Ghostbusters movie fits the brand.
All of this and GANNIN tries to use Pokemon Go to his advantage.
It's been awhile, but this week a new Ghostbusters movie hits theaters. As we get ready for it we look back at how close we were to getting aGhostbusters 3 with the original cast and the role Dan Aykroyd ALMOST played in the new movie.
In today's Geek Assembly meeting, we take a look at some of the panels and events taking place at this year's San Diego Comic-Con.
Other topics discussed this week include a He-Man and Thundercats comic book crossover, a new Star Trek roller coaster ride and a black/white version of Mad Max: Fury Road.
All this plus a Stay Puft Marshmallow Man & a big Twinkie.
SDCC 2016 top panel pics for Thursday & Friday
SDCC 2016 Friday schedule highlights
SDCC 2016 Saturday Schedule highlights
SDCC 2016 Pop Culture Shark Tank
Warner Bros/DC Comics Saturday schedule
With the release of the Director's Cut of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan this week, we discuss what made the movie great. We'll also talk about the challenges the movie faced during its production.
Other topics in this week's episode include famous actors that turned down superhero movies, the trailer for Batman vs. Superman: The Ultimate Edition, new details on the Mary Poppins sequel, a release date for the Leonard Nimoy documentary and the announcement of Ghostbusters Day.
All this, plus Sergeant Soaker tries to get the attention of The Troll (and Jeff).
The DC Comics Rebirth event starts this week, so Matt Moore stops by the fortress to shed some light on what it all means.
We react to some of the new television show trailers that have been released the recent days, including Son of Zorn, Conviction, Time After Time, Making History, Designated Survivor, Imaginary Mary, MacGyver and others.
Other topics in this week's podcast include a police officer that gave a boy his Pokemon collection, reactions to Suicide Squad test screenings, a role for Michael Keaton in Spiderman: Homecoming, and the cast for Thor: Ragnarok. We'll also react to the new Ghostbusters and Star Trek: Beyond trailers.
Meanwhile, we continue to investigate the recent activity of The Troll and try to determine whether or not he's working alone.
We're back, and we start things out this week with spoiler-free reactions to Captain America: Civil War. This makes GANNIN become fascinated with superhero match-ups.
We've missed some time, so we spend this week's Geek Assembly meeting talking about a variety of topics, including:
Paul Feig's frustration with Ghostbusters hate
The Killing Joke trailer
Megan Fox's interest in Indiana Jones
The new Netflix series about The Punisher
The Star Wars floating hand confirmation
Ben Affleck's new Justice League role
This is Amy's last podcast as a regular host, but she will be back to discuss more geek stuff!
It's March Madness and that means it's time for our heroes vs. villains tournament! Last year it was Marvel, this year it's DC Comics. Matt Moore and RuthAnn Thompson (Geek Chic Promotions) join us!
We examine a report that suggests that Warner Brothers is nervous about Batman vs. Superman and attempt to figure out if it makes any sense. Scott visits Dallas Comic-Con Fan Days and asks attendees some "who would win" questions.
Other topics in this episode include details on thenew Ghostbusters villain, the announcement aboutStan Lee's last convention in Canada, reactions to Emily Blunt playing Mary Poppins, casting Robert Downey, Jr. to play Geppetto and the casting confirmation of Kurt Russell in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
Dan Zehr of Coffee With Kenobi joins the Geek Assembly to discuss the second season of Star Wars Rebels. We look over some of the news and merchandise that was unveiled at this year's New York Comic-Con.
Also, Richard and Sarah from Skywalking Through Neveralnd visit our Halloween party to discuss Star Wars Halloween costumes and their prize pack giveaway.
Other topics in this episode include new Agent Carter Season 2 announcements, a possible Time Bandits television series, a possible R rating for The Killing Joke and reactions to DC Superhero Girls.
All this and Jeff attempts to confront Zack Snyder about his movies.
Other links -
Review of Jessica Jones (Episode 1)
New figures for The Force Awakens
Lauren Gallaway joins the Geek Assembly to discuss the upcoming seasons of Arrow and The Flash. Scott poses an interesting question about when to see The Force Awakens. GANNIN makes a big mess in the coffee house and tries to cover it up.
Other topics discussed include a new Ghostbusters animated movie, how much money it costs to be Batman, the revelation of Sarah Michelle Gellar's role in Star Wars Rebels anda new Black Widow comic book series.
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