“Phase One” of the DECU ends with a whimper as the Justice League comes together to stop a bunch of a CGI creations in an orange Russian city. Jerome and Brian discuss the silver linings of a film that at least doesn’t have Batman branding people and Superman snapping people’s necks. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 28: Justice League
This might be the worst episode of the podcast ever, and how fitting given the movie that’s being discussed. The villains are heroes and the villains are…villains? Jerome and Brian try to make sense of a rather confusing entry into the DCEU and identify the absolutely worst needle drop. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 27: Suicide Squad
Jerome and Brian have very different perspectives on this here film. They go over the merits of Batman branding people and whether anyone would actually like Superman in this universe. Oh, and Martha… Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 26: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice
Jerome and Brian play around with Lego Batman and discuss how much meta is too meta. They discuss their favorite Easter eggs and have a lot of fun before they begin the slog of DCEU Batman related movies. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 25: The Lego Batman Movie
Christian Bale steps into the cape and cowl, and Christopher Nolan steps into the director’s chair in another Batman origin story. Jerome and Brian break down a franchise film that is very different from the predecessor franchise. The sequel to this film is the one that gets a lot of the praise, but is this good enough to be entered into the Pantheon? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 22: Batman Begins
The Burton/Schumaker run of Batman films end with *insert bad ice pun here* Jerome and Brian give a rather chilly reception to one of the worst superhero films ever made and if this doesn’t get into the Pile of Shame… then this is the last episode.
NOTE: The first fifteen minutes are spent discussing Spider-Man: Far From Home. Spoilers abound so be warned. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 20: Batman & Robin
Writing those numbers down still feels insane to me despite planning this post for weeks. But they’re accurate and against all odds, we made it to two hundred. Continue reading Three Years, 200 Episodes