The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 38: Dredd

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Karl Urban decided not to show his face. Lena Hedley gets to steal the show as the primary villain. Perhaps most importantly, the Barksdale gang (at least one member) gets to ride again. Listen to find out why this Dredd movie became a cult hit and probably deserves more love (and possibly a sequel or streaming show). Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 38: Dredd

There Will Be Movies – Episode 19: Juno

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, kicking things off with Volume 1: 2000 – 2009.

This week your dynamic duo find themselves in some heady waters as they wade into the pro-life vs pro-choice debate, break down middle-aged malaise and of course find the time to call Brett Ratner an asshole. Continue reading There Will Be Movies – Episode 19: Juno

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 37: Judge Dredd

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Sylvester Stallone IS THE LAW in this movie based off the hit comic. This is the one that did not become a cult hit. The is the Stallone future cop with no Wesley Snipes. Probably would have made a huge difference based on how it turned out. Listen to how everyone claimed a paycheck for this mediocre superhero film. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 37: Judge Dredd

There Will Be Movies – Episode 18: No Country For Old Men

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, kicking things off with Volume 1: 2000 – 2009.

Get ready for Ben & Matt’s biggest disagreement so far as Matt outs himself as a dullard who can’t appreciate subtlety. Still, how about those Texan landscapes, huh? Continue reading There Will Be Movies – Episode 18: No Country For Old Men

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 36: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

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Clearly, this movie should have gone back into the shadows, am I right? Find out why pizza falling onto the ground of Madison Square Garden would only be the second biggest disaster to happen in that building and how Laura Linney spent the money she made from this film. Mercifully, our run with this franchise is over. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 36: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

There Will Be Movies – Episode 17: Superbad

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, kicking things off with Volume 1: 2000 – 2009.

Try not to laugh challenge: Matt reading excerpts from his atrocious university dissertation. Plus which has aged worse; The porn discussion or the bad police being bad police? You decide! Continue reading There Will Be Movies – Episode 17: Superbad

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 35: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

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This time it’s a full reboot as Michael Bay and his producing team dream up a world where the turtles are roided up monsters and April O’Neil is a sex object being gaslit by everyone around here. Oh, and there’s white washing and cultural appropriation happening too. Listen to Jerome and Brian get broken by this franchise. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 35: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)