Favorite Non-MCU Comic Book Movies

The Schmuck Club decides to be a couple guys talking comic book movies on the internet. Because we don’t have enough of those do we! The boys discuss their favorite non-Marvel Cinematic Universe movies.

The Box Office

Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral comes in big with $27 million in under 2,500 screens. How To Train Your Dragon 3 stays atop the mountain once again with $30 million. Alita: Battle Angel brings in over $350 million worldwide, doubling the films production budget.

The News

We kick off the news with Rambo: Last Blood getting an official release date of September 30th, 2019. Will this be the end of John Rambo? Edge of Tomorrow sequel begins development at Warner Brothers. This week saw new trailers for Hellboy, Detective Pikachu, and X-Men Dark Phoenix.

Johnny Depp is officially stepping down from Leigh Whannell’s Invisible Man reboot. Elizabeth Moss has been cast in an undisclosed role. Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon are in talks to join the new Ghostbusters reboot. Rami Malek is eyed to join Bond 25 as the films villain. Lupita Nyong’o is also being looked at for the next Bond girl. Steven Spielberg and The Academy bid war against Netflix.

The Main Topic

The schmucks take a look at their favorite non-Marvel Cinematic Universe. How many DC movies made the list? Was their any films snubbed from the list? What is your favorite? (The Dark Knight is obviously number one)

The Shameless Plugs

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About the Author
Casey Kelderman found a love for film at a very early age. One of his earliest memories of watching movies was the original Star Wars trilogy on VHS. Casey graduated from The University of Sioux Falls in 2017. At USF Casey produced weekly movie reviews and hosted a radio show. He graduated with a degree in Media Studies. Skills he learned in college have allowed him to help create Back Lot 605. He has produced and directed 4 short films. His favorite films include Halloween, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and Die Hard.
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