Pantheon Plus – Christmas Edition: Modern Sitcoms

Jerome and Brian discuss modern sitcoms this week and keep the Christmas theme.

This week, they discuss The Office‘s ‘Christmas Party’, Community‘s ‘Comparative Religion’, and Ted Lasso‘s ‘Carol of the Bells’.

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Pantheon Plus – Christmas Edition: Animated Shows

Jerome and Brian are taking a few weeks to discuss the wonders of Christmas through the eyes of some of your favorite TV shows.

This week, they discuss some animated episodes: Batman: The Animated Series‘ ‘Christmas with the Joker’, Futurama‘s ‘Xmas Story’ & ‘A Tale of Two Santas’ and South Park‘s ‘Woodland Critter Christmas’

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Pantheon Plus – Christmas Edition: Classic Sitcoms

Jerome and Brian are taking a few weeks to discuss the wonders of Christmas through the eyes of some of your favorite TV shows.

This week, they discuss some classic sitcom episodes: Taxi‘s ‘A Full House for Christmas’, Cheers’ ‘Christmas Cheers’, and Full House‘s ‘Our Very First Christmas Show’.

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Marvel Mondays: The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

Plot summary: Determined to cheer Peter up for Christmas, Mantis and Drax endeavour to bring him his hero: Kevin Bacon.

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Pantheon Plus – Muppet Mania: The Muppet Christmas Carol

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Jerome and Brian end their run of Muppet movies by discussing the 1992 Muppet Christmas Carol. There really was no other way to end this run, especially since this is the week of Christmas.

They discuss the greatness of Michael Caine, a controversial deleted scene, and some banger songs. They also discuss the future of the Muppets as well. 

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The Reel World Christmas Special 2020: Lethal Weapon & Happiest Season

Happy Christmas! Wear a fucking mask!

Oh, and enjoy two very different Christmas movies with Mike & Matt for their fourth annual special. Matt brings the Shane Black classic Lethal Weapon, while Mike throws us a curveball with Happiest Season.

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Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: Scrooged

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The Movie: Scrooged (1988)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Frank Cross learns the true meaning of Christmas and about intergenerational trauma in Black America.  

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The Reel World Christmas Special 2019: The Thin Man & Iron Man 3

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The tradition lives on! This year Mike Thomas decided to “give the people what they want” by forcing Matt to continue his tradition of bringing Shane Black films to the table, this time: Iron Man 3. Then it’s time to travel all the way back to 1934 to discuss The Thin Man and for Matt to make it sound an awful lot like he’s never seen any films from pre-1960. ‘Happy Christmas’ Everybody! Continue reading The Reel World Christmas Special 2019: The Thin Man & Iron Man 3

The Reel World Christmas Special 2018: The Nice Guys & LA Confidential

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Tis the season for more podcasts! Mike & Matt return for two more alternative Christmas films, and don’t worry, neither of them are Die Hard! Mike Thomas shares his childhood(?!) memories of LA Confidential and all its problematic content while Matt Waters brings another Shane Black detective story in The Nice Guys.

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The Reel World Christmas Special 2017: Carol & Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang

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Unconventional hosts Mike Thomas and Matt Waters chose two unconventional Christmas films to review for their unconventional podcast. How quirky. Continue reading The Reel World Christmas Special 2017: Carol & Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang