Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters are sick to death of Oscar contenders so have decided to get their spy on instead, examining how the Mission: Impossible, Bourne and James Bond franchises have danced around each other over the years.

Backflip Kick on down as your utterly delirious hosts do their best to make sense of this towering monument to insanity. Everybody’s wearing masks and they all hate the only woman in the movie. Literally. Continue reading Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

Secret Agent Men – Episode 2: The Bourne Identity

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters are sick to death of Oscar contenders so have decided to get their spy on instead, examining how the Mission: Impossible, Bourne and James Bond franchises have danced around each other over the years.

Zip-line through a window and fire your uzis wildly to celebrate Matt’s heartbreak as he’s confronted with the sobering truth that a film he thought was a masterpiece is in fact just pretty okay. Continue reading Secret Agent Men – Episode 2: The Bourne Identity

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 44: Aquaman

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Jerome and Brian go underwater to explore one of the most profitable superhero movies of 2018, a film that continued the DCEU’s momentum and took over the holiday season. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 44: Aquaman

Secret Agent Men – Episode 1: Mission: Impossible

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters are sick to death of Oscar contenders so have decided to get their spy on instead, examining how the Mission: Impossible, Bourne and James Bond franchises have danced around each other over the years.

We get things rolling with a trip back to 1996 where Tom Cruise is always running, never kissing ladies and surfing an unrecognisable version of the Internet. Steal a bible and come on down for Ethan’s mystery masquerade. Continue reading Secret Agent Men – Episode 1: Mission: Impossible

Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker Podcast Review

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Christmas Specials aren’t the only annual Reel World tradition; we also cover Star Wars movies, and boy howdy do we have one to discuss here…

We re-litigate The Last Jedi, discuss where we were at after The Force Awakens, speculate on the future of the franchise and weigh in on some things that we actually liked about this movie we mostly hated. Enjoy! Continue reading Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker Podcast Review

There Will Be Movies – Episode 25: The Hurt Locker

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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.

Our final episode of Volume 1 is finally here, so it’s about time for us to ship out, much like Bravo Company and their tour of Iraq. Celebrate the impending New Year with your fun time pals, James, Sanborn and Eldridge, and of course your loveable hosts as Matt has to watch ANOTHER war movie! Continue reading There Will Be Movies – Episode 25: The Hurt Locker

The Superhero Pantheon Holiday Special 2019 (Into The Spider-Verse & Watchmen)

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It’s the holiday season, and listeners get a special treat with a 90 minute discussion of Watchmen featuring Jerome Cusson and special guest Ben Phillips. They discuss one of the best shows of the year and one of the most impactful superhero properties ever created. Then Brian joins Jerome for a discussion of Spider-Man:Into the Spider Verse. Is this finally the film to break the Spider-man pantheon curse? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Holiday Special 2019 (Into The Spider-Verse & Watchmen)