The apes are taking over as this week! Caesar is taking over in Dawn of the Planet of Apes, but before he does let’s learn about these apes. Where did they come from, and did you know it was based on a French novel? It’s time to go to the Planet of the Apes and learn!! So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their geek history lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!
Bonjour class! Today weâ€™re taking a look at a French film filled with action, adventure, romance, magic, and a lot of Roman-bashing. The film, AstÃ©rix et ObÃ©lix contre CÃ©sar (or Asterix & Obelix vs. Caesar) is the first in a string of adaptations based on the classic graphic novels by RenÃ© Goscinny, and is also one of the most expensive live-action films to come out of France. As an added challenge, weâ€™re going to take a look at it in its original language, partially to broaden our outlook on foreign films, and partially because the only copy I could find