Pantheon Plus – Tournament Edition: The Quick and the Dead

Brian and Jerome are coming to the end of tournament month, and it’s time to break away from martial arts and go into a very different genre, that of the western. They discuss an incredible cast, director, and music, especially with hindsight.

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7 Worst Things in The Hobbit Misguided Trilogy

7The Lord of the Rings movies fucking rule and are such a happy place to be. So what the fuck went wrong in The Hobbit flicks to make me (and everyone else) so ambivalent towards them at best? 

1. 9 fucking hours?

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The Matt Signal – Episode 58: Shadow of the Bat Part II

Plot summary: Batgirl officially joins the family, as she, Batman and Robin race to take down Two-Face and rescue Jim Gordon.

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The Matt Signal – Episode 57: Shadow of the Bat Part I

Plot summary: When Jim Gordon is arrested on suspicion of corruption Batman & Robin get to work trying to clear his name, with the unexpected assistance of the debuting Batgirl!

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Pantheon Plus – Tournament Edition: Mortal Kombat

Jerome and Brian discuss what is a childhood favorite and a borderline cult classic. The 1995 version of Mortal Kombat isn’t a great film, but it’s better than most video game adaptations.

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Ranking the Lethal Weapon Movies

Yo, these movies are fucking weird. Each individual one is like a very bizarre time capsule of the time it came out in regards to the fears and discourse of the time. All of them are incredibly messy in just about every way. They’re wild and mostly pretty fascinating even if “good” is not quite the word to describe ’em.

4. Lethal Weapon 2 [1989]

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The Matt Signal – Episode 56: Harley and Ivy

Plot summary: After being dumped by The Joker, Harley Quinn finds a kindred spirit in Poison Ivy and the two proceed to Be Gay, Do Crime.

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The Matt Signal – Episode 55: The Mechanic

Plot summary: The Penguin tinkers with the Batmobile after uncovering the secret of Batman’s personal mechanic.

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Flooping the Pig – Episode 81: “Larvo”

For the second Distant Lands, Adventure Time gave us a glance into the past and future of Marceline and Princess Bubblegum’s relationship. Brad, JUSTIN, and Kevin discuss the episode, their overall thoughts, and the surprise appearance of some other characters and what they think that could mean.

Additionally, the hosts discuss the first season of Bravest Warriors, another Pendleton Ward led cartoon that aired on Cartoon Network and later VRV. How does it compare to Adventure Time and will other seasons be discussed in future Floop episodes?

Finally, the hosts talk about some of the current animated television they have been watching in between Distant Land viewings. Check it out.

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Pantheon Plus – Tournament Edition: Bloodsport

Jerome and Brian discuss the 1988 cult classic starring Jean Claude Van Damme and featuring a try hard performance from Forest Whitaker. The duo discusses why the movie is good and why it’s worth watching. Hint: It’s because of the action.

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