'White House Down' - SR Underground Ep. 98

Screen Rant Underground Podcast


The Screen Rant editorial team is back with episode ninety-eight of the Screen Rant Underground podcast.

Join host Ben Kendrick fellow SR editor Anthony Ocasio, as well as special guests Amy Nicholson and Andrew Dyce as we review Roland Emmerich’s White House Down, discuss new Terminator 5 plot details and Pixar's renewed commitment to original features (not sequels). Plus offer our thoughts on The Last of Us and Much Ado About Nothing.

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Screen Rant Underground: Episode 98 - White House Down

We review Roland Emmerich’s White House Down, discuss new Terminator 5 plot details and Pixar's renewed commitment to original features (not sequels). Plus offer our thoughts on The Last of Us and Much Ado About Nothing.

[0:00] News: Terminator 5′ Gets a Summer 2015 Release Date; Will Kick-Off Standalone Trilogy and Pixar to Put New Emphasis On Original Movies Over Sequels.

[42:58] Rants and Raves: The Last of Us (and Grounded: The Making of The Last of Us documentary), The Way, Way Back, Much Ado About Nothing, and Almost Human.

[1:09:56] Review: White House Down (read our full White House Down review).

[1:39:09] White House Down SPOILERS conversation.

[2:08:40] Twitter Handles and Contact Information.

[2:10:26] Game Rant News Brief.

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




Next Week's Review: The Lone Ranger

Last Week’s Official Box Office Battle Reader Winner (World War Z opening): Sal reports a 2-way tie between Chris A. and Sam Howard with scores of 11. But Chris A. barely edged Sam out with a closer tiebreaker.

Opening in theaters this week (Wide):

  • Despicable Me 2 (on Wed.) - 3,900+
  • Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain (on Wed.) - 800
  • The Lone Ranger (on Wed.) - 3,700

Opening this Week in Theaters (Limited):

  • The Way, Way Back - 19

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.

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We release one episode a week every Monday and while host Ben Kendrick as well as Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw are standard fare on the podcast, we've lined-up plenty of guests for future episodes.

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Guests: Amy Nicholson (@TheAmyNicholson‎) and Andrew Dyce (@Andrew_Dyce)

Music by Omarie B. Williams (@OmarieWilliams)

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