Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey – Episode 28: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Ben & Matt continue their Marvel-lous (and never-ending) Journey through the history of the MCU.

Urghhhh. We all knew this day would come, but that doesn’t make your hosts any happier about it. Gather around one and all to hear about the woeful handling of John Walker, the passivity of the leads and how ill-equipped the show as to tackle racism, as well as the few high points.

At least Loki is next week!

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Series Review

The MCU’s second foray into television had its moments, but was overall a massive step down from the strong debut of WandaVision, with glaring issues with the structure, writing, and villains.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Limited Edition: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Jerome and Brian review another Marvel Disney Plus show, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Did the show meet the high standard established by Wandavision? Did the show justify its existence as a six hour television show? Find out about two very different opinions on a show that has gotten some very mixed reviews.

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Episode 6

Plot summary: Sam at last accepts the mantle of Captain America as all parties converge on the GRC vote in New York.

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Episode 5

Plot summary: Sam and Bucky bond in New Orleans after forcing John Walker to return the shield, and the Flag-Smashers make their next big move in New York.

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Episode 4

Plot summary: Wakanda make their move against Zemo, and Sam attempts to reason with Karli Morganthau, but John Walker has other ideas.

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Marvel Mondays: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier – Episode 2

Plot summary: Sam & Bucky form a prickly partnership as they pick up the trail of the Flag-Smashers, finding themselves uneasy allies of the new Captain America, John Walker.

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Marvel Mondays: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier – Episode 1

Plot summary: Sam Wilson donates Steve Rogers’ signature shield to the Smithsonian but finds trying to forge his own path a frustrating process. Bucky struggles to make amends for his past.

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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