The Daily Geek: An X-Force Movie Is Happening, J.K. Rowling Is A Man, And More

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THE DEAM OF THE ’90s…

X-Force is coming to a movie theater near you and “Kick-Ass 2” director Jeff Wadlow is set to write it. Brett White at MTV Splash Page lays out his dream cast for the flick, if it was 1999.

ROWLING IS A DUDE!

It was discovered that the detective novel “The Cuckoo’s Calling” by Robert Galbraith was actually written by J. K. Rowling. She said:

I had hoped to keep this secret a little longer, because being Robert Galbraith has been such a liberating experience,” she said in a statement. “It has been wonderful to publish without hype or expectation, and pure pleasure to get feedback under a different name.”

B.O.!

“Pacific Rim” did fine-ish. International is what matters for that sucker anyway. So don’t worry. What really matters if you liked it or not, right? Here’s the top 10. At least people saw “Grown Ups 2”! Sandler really needs a hit.

1. “Despicable Me 2? – $44.7m
2. “Grown Ups 2? – $42.5m
3. “Pacific Rim” – $38.3m
4. “The Heat” – $14m
5. “The Lone Ranger” – $11.1m
6. “Monsters University” – $10.6m
7. “World War Z” – $9.4m
8. “White House Down” – $6.2m
9. “Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain”
10. “Man of Steel” – $4.8m

INFOGRAPHIC!

Experience a day in the life of a “Walking Dead” zombie in this terrific infographic by CableTV.com.


Click image to open the interactive version at the CableTV.com site.

SOMETHING HUGE IS COMING TO SDCC!

“Godzilla” director Gareth Edwards says to expect big things in San Diego this year.

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