'Ender's Game' - SR Underground Ep. 116



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

Join host Ben Kendrick, fellow SR editors Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw, as we review the Ender's Game adaptation, discuss the X-Men: Days of Future Past as well as LEGO Movie trailers, what we want to see in Indiana Jones 5, and a How I Met Your Mother spin-off series, plus answer reader mailbag questions.

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Screen Rant Underground: Episode 116 - 'Ender's Game'

We review the Ender's Game adaptation, discuss the X-Men: Days of Future Past as well as LEGO Movie trailers, what we want to see in Indiana Jones 5, and a How I Met Your Mother spin-off series, plus answer reader mailbag questions.

[0:00] News: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Trailer Teases Doom & GloomAwesome ‘The LEGO Movie’ Trailer #2 Includes LEGO Superheroes & LEGO Presidents, ‘Indy 5′ in Development to Secure Harrison Ford for ‘Star Wars: Episode 7′?, and CBS Looking to Reboot ‘How I Met Your Mother’ with Spinoff Series – Will You Watch?

[1:03:56] Rants and Raves: Mailbag - Stephen King remakes we want to see as well as favorite, least-favorite, and most exhausting movie-going experiences.

[1:37:44] Review: Ender's Game (read our full written Ender's Game movie review).

[2:03:03] Ender's Game SPOILERS Discussion.

[2:20:22] Twitter Handles and Contact Information.

[2:21:44] Game Rant News Brief

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




Next Week: Thor: The Dark World

Last Week’s Official Box Office Battle Reader Winner (Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa opening) Sal reports most people pegged Gravity to remain atop (no pun intended) but failed to recognize the power of the Jackass franchise. As a result, the winner was Carlos with a perfect score of 15.

Opening in theaters this week (Wide):

  • Thor: The Dark World - 3,800
  • About Time - Expanding

Opening this Week in Theaters (Limited):

  • N/A

Use the comment section below to continue our various discussions by weighing in with your own thoughts - or just to let us know what you think of the show.

You can still download our "practice" Green Lantern podcast episode - here.

As mentioned on this week's podcast, here is the Dairy Queen commercial featuring Ben's doppelgänger:

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