The Superhero Pantheon (Archive): X-Men & Iron Man

Jerome and Brian are back for another redux. This week, listen to their thoughts on the original X-Men movie, back when black leather was all the rage. Then listen to them as they discuss the very first MCU movie, Iron Man from 2008. Enjoy!

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Mike & Matt Finish (?) Ranking The (Fox) X-Men Movies

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Three(!!!) years ago Mike & Matt celebrated the conclusion of their X-Men podcast with an aggregated ranking of the films. In that time they got a better logo, two more movies have come out and some of their opinions have changed. Matt’s anyway. Mike writes his ideas in ink.

In any event, they did it again just in time to have missed the 20th anniversary of the first X-Men film by a few days. Wouldn’t have it any other way! Continue reading Mike & Matt Finish (?) Ranking The (Fox) X-Men Movies

Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Jerome and Brian are back to examine the final part of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. They the mostly good and some shakiness surrounding the ending. Brian also learns about the real meaning of taking an animal to a farm. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Ring: The Return of the King

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Hobbits and men save Middle Earth, and Peter Jackson can’t decide on an ending. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Ring: The Return of the King

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

One Sentence Plot Summary: The Fellowship, down two individuals, is split into three different stories, with the biggest one leading to a major battle that is the alpha and envy of all future battle sequences. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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Jerome and Brian reflect on one of the biggest and best action sequences ever rendered on film as they discuss Helm’s Deep. They also discuss whether Gollum still holds up. It’s a look back at the middle portion of the epic Middle Earth trilogy. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Various species team up to try and destroy a ring and end up doing a lot of walking before splitting. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Jerome and Brian are back! They are no longer discussing superhero movies but looking back at various genres and franchises now.

On this first episode, they go back to one of the most important movie franchises, a trilogy of movies shot all at the same time. On this episode, it starts with the forming of the Fellowship. Get your walking shoes on as we return to Middle Earth. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring