The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 16: Logan & Dark Phoenix

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Jerome and Brian end their X-Men run by reviewing one of the greatest superhero films of all-time, one that may be regarded as one of the best films of the decade and received an Academy Award nomination. They also review Dark Phoenix. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 16: Logan & Dark Phoenix

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The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 15: X-Men: Apocalypse

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It’s been a really solid last couple weeks for the podcast. That comes to a screeching halt this week as they discuss a total of a mess of a film that features the debuting Ivan Ooze…I mean, Apocalypse. Jerome and Brian examine a movie with too many flashbacks and subplots but not enough X-Men at the mall. Is this film messy enough to be Pile of Shame worthy? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 15: X-Men: Apocalypse

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 14: X-Men: Days of Future Past

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How can a movie that makes two movies disappear and retconn previous actions be good? Somehow, Days of Future Past was able to accomplish a miracle. This week, Jerome and Brian discuss an ambitious crossover that took place in 2023 before Avengers: Endgame. Will this prequel/sequel/reboot be good enough to cross over into the Pantheon?
Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 14: X-Men: Days of Future Past

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 13: X-Men Origins: Wolverine & The Wolverine

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Jerome and Brian discussed X-Men Origins: Wolverine about a year ago as part of a Ryan Reynolds month. Listen to this throwback before getting to the regular episode this week. The Wolverine is a much maligned film, but Jerome and Brian have different feelings.  Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 13: X-Men Origins: Wolverine & The Wolverine

The Wheel Breakers – A Game of Thrones Podcast: Episode 8

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Having conquered the medium of film, Mike & Matt return to podcasting about television with the cultural juggernaut that is Game of Thrones one season at a time. *Enormous spoilers* Obviously.

Now that the oh-so-controversial final season of the show is in the books Mike and Matt are able to discuss if they feel some of the pitfalls of recent seasons paid off in the end, as well as their thoughts on The Long Night, The Bells and of course the finale itself. Continue reading The Wheel Breakers – A Game of Thrones Podcast: Episode 8

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 12: X-Men: First Class

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You may have forgotten about the 2011 X-Men team-up movie, but Jerome and Brian did not. They go back to 1963 and take a look at when the team first started. Who cares about timelines when groovy powers are being showcased and out of this world costuming is seen on every corner. The acting is stellar (minus a certain very specific actor), and maybe this will be good enough to be the second X-Men film put into the Superhero Pantheon. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 12: X-Men: First Class

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 11: X-Men: The Last Stand

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Jerome and Brian examine one of the most controversial and disappointing superhero movies of all-time, the climax of the first Marvel superhero trilogy as Brett Ratner takes over for Bryan Singer and nearly tanks an entire franchise. Is it bad enough to qualify for the pile of shame? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 11: X-Men: The Last Stand