THE WEEKLY PLANET PODCAST - Eisenburg As Luthor Plus The Best/Worst Of Robocop

This week we discuss the controversial casting of Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, threquels for Captain America and Thor, Bryan Singer's reluctance to use comic book style costumes plus the best and worst Robocop stories in all mediums.

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By MrSundayMovies - 2/4/2014

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MatTaylorX - 2/4/2014, 7:37 AM
Great podcast as always. Keep it up guys.
CaptainComicBook - 2/4/2014, 7:44 AM
I didn't realize this until I looked it up. Eisenburg is the same age as Cavill. It just seems like Eisenburg always plays a teenager. He does well at being condescending and I think that's perfect for Luthor. Definitely out of the box thinking and I love it. The castings I always end up liking the best are the ones that at first make me like "WHAAA?" I love it when fanboys are completely caught off guard by casting announcements.
Xuperthorman - 2/4/2014, 7:54 AM
The post credit scene in cap 2 features the "twins".
Xuperthorman - 2/4/2014, 7:56 AM
Check out SR
GodzillaKart - 2/4/2014, 8:04 AM
@MrSundayMovies: Dammit! Can't you do a version of this where you talk real fast? I don't have 1hr 12min for you!....but I love you.
fettastic - 2/4/2014, 8:06 AM
@Gusto, guess I'm just not into rape jokes.
gillri - 2/4/2014, 8:08 AM
@CaptainComicBook

yes because Cavill is proper macho and Eisenburg plays nerdy teenagers you forget they are the same age
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 8:08 AM
@Gusto...
can I have some of those?
Pasto - 2/4/2014, 8:24 AM
Stop stealing pages out of my play book you old bastard.
Hatsas01 - 2/4/2014, 8:28 AM
you lost me spiders.
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 8:30 AM
Hey Pasto...there's plenty of me to go around.
And honestly guys I don't need the pills and alcohol, they're just an excuse...
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 8:31 AM
also I don't want to end up like Cipher...
cipher - 2/4/2014, 8:37 AM
Hehe, I'm a cautionary tale.
cipher - 2/4/2014, 8:38 AM
By the way, it's good to see ya around, Des.

Stick around more often.

;D
thewolfx - 2/4/2014, 9:04 AM
@Captaincomicbook



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Sheep
DrunkenNukem - 2/4/2014, 9:09 AM
im still waiting for the upcoming podcast of jacky and pasto..
Nomis1800 - 2/4/2014, 9:10 AM
If Eisenberg got a well shaped head, bald will look good on him.

I just hope he won't play a different version of Mark Zuckerberg. Alas, we know Eisenberg can play intelligent men. Hope he can ditch the fast talking, think that doesn't fit Lex Luthor.
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 9:26 AM
@Cipher im always hear man, watching...
But I don't comment a lot anymore, cause, well let's be honest, between my ancient battle with the Trolls(which I'll never win), guys like DannyBoy who report EVERYONE for EVERYTHING, and the mods becoming some type of word dictators on who can and can't say what, it's just not too interesting.
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 9:26 AM
Still love yall though
TheDemonsHead - 2/4/2014, 9:41 AM
2016 version of Batman & Robin
DrunkenNukem - 2/4/2014, 9:50 AM
Lex is going to show some magic tricks to Clark

JorL5150 - 2/4/2014, 9:55 AM
i could have sworn i went out clubbing with GUSTO..
but the next day i had NO recollection of it at all and my ass is sore.
DrunkenNukem - 2/4/2014, 9:57 AM
DestroyallTrolls - 2/4/2014, 9:58 AM
Gusto MAGIC!!!!
TheDemonsHead - 2/4/2014, 10:17 AM
Superman existed in this universe, they were just waiting so they could really make it THE WORSE MOVIE POSSIBLE

(GO TO 1:07 Mark)http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vr6gACml4h0
TheDemonsHead - 2/4/2014, 10:18 AM
i do expect the Bat Suit to be amazing though.


cause you cant reel in fish without bait ;)
GreenArrow1941 - 2/4/2014, 4:01 PM
If they were going for a young Lex they should have gone with Ben Foster. Damn you WB/Snyder, damn you.

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