The Nerdpocalypse Podcast – Ep 88: A Fast & Furious Justice League

The Nerdpocalypse Podcast – Ep 88: <em>A Fast & Furious Justice League</em>

This week on The Nerdpocalypse Podcast the guys discuss eye scanners in schools, lasers that you can use for criminal activity, .50 cal sniper shooting insanity, Scott Snyder’s The Wake #1, the Sexxxtons are back and now even creepier, more surprising Guardians of the Galaxy casting, Expendables 3 casting/release date news, review of After Earth, Fast & Furious 6, and much more.

Glenn Close joins the cast of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

Glenn Close joins the cast of Marvels <em>Guardians of the Galaxy</em>

I can’t believe I just wrote the title to this article. We normally don’t do post about general casting news here as I rarely find it worth wild. However, this time is different. As you probably already know Marvel is gearing up to release Guardians of the Galaxy in summer of 2014. A bizarre rag tag group of cosmic characters from a big green warrior to a talking raccoon, this movie is the most comicbook-esque thing Marvel has attempted to date.

Review: Albert Nobbs

Review: <em>Albert Nobbs</em>

Gender roles and more importantly, our preconceived notions of them, are put into question in Rodrigo Garcia’s latest film, Albert Nobbs. Starring Glenn Close as a diminutive butler in 19th century Ireland. The very idea of her character is contradictory to what we would perceive as likely or proper for the times.