There Will Be Movies – Episode 34: Chef

Ben Phillips & Matt Waters continue to present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, this time with 2010 – 2019.

We sure hope you don’t watch this week’s film on an empty stomach because Jon Favreau and Roy Choi are taking us all to flavour town… unless Guy Fieri actually owns that in which case they’re just gonna cook some good looking food.

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The Matt Signal – Episode 18: Beware the Gray Ghost

Plot summary: A copycat Mad Bomber terrorises Gotham by mimicking Bruce’s favourite childhood TV show, The Gray Ghost, and only the washed-up star can help crack the case.

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The Matt Signal – Episode 17: See No Evil

Plot summary: An Invisible Man robs from the rich to try and get close to his estranged daughter, unaware of who Bruce Wayne runs around as at night…

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Reel Bad – A Breaking Bad Podcast: Episode 8 (Better Call Saul Season 1)

With the entire Breaking Bad series behind them, Jerome and Kevin shift gears to the Breaking Bad prequel and spinoff sensation Better Call Saul!

Kevin and Jerome break down the first season first by discussing the characters who come from the Breaking Bad universe, then the characters who are introduced in BCS, with the discussions revolving around the stories of the season, navigating the BB universe in this unique context, and what Jerome believes is the pay off to a long con by Kevin.

Jerome also discusses his general thoughts on prequels and spinoffs, and what he knew about BCS before beginning this portion of the podcast project.

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There Will Be Movies – Episode 33: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Ben Phillips & Matt Waters continue to present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, this time with 2010 – 2019.

After a heavy run of movies Ben & Matt thought it was time to take a trip to Europe and the whimsical frivolity of Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel.

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The Matt Signal – Episode 16: The Cat and The Claw Part II

Plot summary: The Red Claw make their move, threatening to unleash a deadly plague on Gotham if they don’t get a billion dollars. Can Batman stop them or will his ongoing romance with Catwoman prove too great a distraction?

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The Matt Signal – Episode 15: The Cat and The Claw Part I

Plot summary: Catwoman and Batman cross paths for the first time and sparks fly. Also bullets, fired by the menacing Red Claw terrorist group.

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10 Hopes and Fears for The Batman

Logo The first trailer for Matt Reeves’ The Batman has dropped and people are freaking the eff out. I myself spent most of the next day watching it on progressively larger screens. A litany of breakdown videos have launched since then, including people solving one of the riddles! Neat!

The movie is obviously a long way off, with a tentative release date of 2021, and hasn’t even finished filming due to the whole global pandemic situation. But why let tiny details like that get in the way of wild speculation??? Here are 10 Hopes and Fears for the movie ahead of its release: Continue reading 10 Hopes and Fears for The Batman

Pantheon Plus: Beverly Hills Cop III

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This is one of the shortest episodes of any podcast Jerome and Brian have done together and with good reason. This movie is not very good, and most insultingly of all, it’s not funny. Listen as Jerome and Brian struggle to find the words to talk about this film.
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There Will Be Movies – Episode 32: Short Term 12

32) Short Term 12

Ben Phillips & Matt Waters continue to present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, this time with 2010 – 2019.

Off the back of a spirited political debate it’s time for a great big love-fest with one of Ben & Matt’s favourite films: Short Term 12. Many, many content warnings. Continue reading There Will Be Movies – Episode 32: Short Term 12