There Will Be Movies – Episode 95: Akira

Ben Phillips & Matt Waters present 25 of their favourite movies from a given decade, and for what could be the last time they’ll be focusing on 1980 – 1989.

Isn’t it weird how we made it 95 episodes of a movie podcast without any animation? Well, there’s a good reason for that which Ben will explain…

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 53-55

‘The Wedding’, ‘Six Forgotten Warriors’ & ‘Unclaimed Legacy’

Jerome and Brian begin their discussion of the final season of the mid-90s Spider-Man animated series.

Look, things are weird but at least there’s no fairy tale episode. Peter Parker’s parents might be Russian spies. Also, there’s two episodes featuring Scorpion. Kingpin is a highlight at least.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 51-52

‘The Lizard King’ & ‘The Prowler’

On the 99th episode of Superhero Pantheon for The Reel World, Jerome and Brian discuss a disappointing finish to season four.

There’s lizards aplenty and a new villain. Also, what influence did Tarantino potentially have on the finale?

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The Top 30 Episodes of Batman the Animated Series (Part II: 15-1)

Batman the Animated Series celebrated its 30th anniversary this last week, so at the suggestion of smarter people who work on this site than me, it’s time for a more explicit ranking of the Top 30 episodes of the show, concluding with 15-1.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 42-44

‘Guilty’, ‘The Cat’ & ‘The Black Cat’

Jerome and Brian begin their look at the penultimate season of the the mid-90s Spider-Man. They discuss the more feminine writing style and how Felicia Hardy gets a full blown character arc. Join us for a good slate of episodes before things go down in a big way next week. 

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 37-39

‘Venom Returns’, ‘Carnage’ & ‘The Spot’

Jerome and Brian break down the CARNAGE of these episodes. Yes, it’s a Carnage and Venom team-up. Plus, there’s War Machine and Iron Man. Find out the second Fresh Prince of Bel-Air connection contained in this set of episodes. A vast improvement from last week as we enter the final stretch of season three.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 34-36

‘The Man Without Fear’, ‘The Ultimate Slayer’ & ‘Tombstone’

Jerome and Brian wonder why Tombstone is and ponder the American justice system. Quite a cornucopia of topics this week in what is kind of a random week of episodes. 

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 31-33

‘Enter the Green Goblin’, ‘Rocket Racer’ & ‘Framed’

Jerome and Brian discuss three more episodes of the animated Spider-man. Find out why the show should probably never try to handle racially charged issues again. Jerome is also surprised at Brian’s feelings on Ms. Marvel. A rather entertaining last few minutes.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 26-27

‘Shriek of the Vulture’ & ‘The Final Nightmare’

Jerome and Brian end their Neogenic Nightmare as Spider-man gets cured in an interesting and horrifying way. They cover Adrian Toomes’ quest to become young again and the journey of Old Man Spider. Plus, a tease for season three. 

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The Superhero Pantheon – Spider-Man ’94: Episodes 23-25

‘The Immortal Vampire’, ‘Tablet of Time’ & ‘Ravages of Time’

Jerome and Brian are in the second half of the second season of the Fox Kids Spider-man series. This week, it’s the end of the Morbius (may we never speak of him again) arc. We also get a random romance involving Blade and a cop plus THE TABLET OF TIME.

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