The Screen Rant editorial team is back with episode one-hundred twenty-nine of the Screen Rant Underground podcast.

Join host Ben Kendrick, fellow SR editors Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw as well as special guest Andrew Dyce, as we offer our thoughts on Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor in Batman vs. Superman, whether Channing Tatum will play Gambit in an X-Men spin-off, and discuss plans for a Choose Your Own Adventure movie adaptation – plus ask 5 big geek movie questions for 2014.

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Screen Rant Underground: Episode 129 – 5 Big Geek Movie Questions (2014)

We offer our thoughts on Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor in Batman vs. Superman, whether Channing Tatum will play Gambit in an X-Men spin-off, and discuss plans for a Choose Your Own Adventure movie adaptation – plus ask 5 big geek movie questions for 2014.

[0:00] News: Channing Tatum On Board to Play X-Men’s Gambit in Solo Movie‘Batman vs. Superman’: Jesse Eisenberg is Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons is AlfredSeth MacFarlane’s ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’ Gets a Redband Trailer, and ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ Movie Gets ‘We’re the Millers’ Director.

[1:08:42] Rants and Raves: Machete Kills, Parks & Recreation, Downton Abbey, Klondike, Secrets Of The Living Dolls, The Following, and That Awkward Moment.

[1:49:19] Discussion: 5 Big Geek Movie Questions – 2014 (read our full feature article).

[2:33:47] Twitter Handles and Contact Information.

Hosts: Ben Kendrick, Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw.

As mentioned on the podcast, check out our Screen Rant Underground video feature ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Character Analysis & Discussion below:

Next Week: The Lego Movie

Last Week’s Official Box Office Battle Reader Winner (I, Frankenstein opening): Sal reports a 4-way tie between Insufferable Deadpool, The Jones, 68FC, and ParrJr. They all had scores of 12 but The Jones nailed the tiebreaker!

Opening in theaters this week (Wide):

  • The Lego Movie – 3,650+
  • The Monuments Men – 2,800+
  • Vampire Academy – 2,500

Opening this Week in Theaters (Limited):

  • N/A

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