In which we discuss how things could change so dramatically when running it back with the same creative vision, the transparency of Marvel making things up as they go, the ongoing visual effects crisis, whether Christian Bale deserves an All-Marvel nod and the awkward fit of trying to tell two stories in one.Continue reading Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey – Episode 38: Thor: Love & Thunder
The Superhero Pantheon: Thor: Love & Thunder
Jerome and Brian discuss the fourth Thor movie. They discuss the mixed bag that is Love and Thunder. What worked? What didn’t? Was this the movie the trailers promised? Jerome even predicts who will eventually kill Thor.Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Thor: Love & Thunder
Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 7
Plot summary: With his father entering the Odin-Sleep and his mother away, ‘The Party Thor’ embarks on an epic bender for the ages.Continue reading Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 7
Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 3
Plot summary: Nick Fury struggles to stay ahead of an unknown killer picking off the candidates for his Avengers initiative.Continue reading Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 3
Marvel Mondays: 10 Characters Who Should Join the MCU
For better or worse, the Marvel Cinematic Universe train isn’t slowing down. There are already a tonne of movies and shows announced seemingly stretching into infinity, but despite that, there remain a number of fun characters that at the time of this writing are not yet slated to debut.Continue reading Marvel Mondays: 10 Characters Who Should Join the MCU
Marvel Mondays – Loki: Episode 4
Plot summary: Shocking surprises abound as Loki & Sylvie mount a desperate assault on The Time-Keepers with major consequences.Continue reading Marvel Mondays – Loki: Episode 4
The Superhero Pantheon Vol.2 – Episode 60: The Season Finale (aka Avengers: Endgame – Redux)
Jerome and Brian discuss their final movie of season, the highest grossing film of all-time, Avengers: Endgame. They spend nearly two hours breaking down the different aspects of the film and its placement in the Pantheon should be little in doubt.
The second half of the show features Ben Phillips and Matt Waters coming onto discuss their master list of the first 23 movies of the MCU. Please forgive Matt Waters in his wrongness. Despite this fact, he and Ben were great guests. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol.2 – Episode 60: The Season Finale (aka Avengers: Endgame – Redux)
Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 25: Future of the MCU
The Reel World presents ‘Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey’, a podcast chronicling the Marvel Cinematic Universe from Iron Man to Endgame… and beyond.
With the first three Phases of the MCU firmly in the books and nothing on the horizon until 2020, Ben & Matt close out this volume of the podcast with a look at the distant future, including the 11 projects announced as Comic-Con and more.
Continue reading Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 25: Future of the MCU
The Top 20 MCU Performances
After re-watching the first 18 films in the MCU, Ben & Matt have finally completed their ‘All-Marvel List’, selecting their twenty favourite performances from the first decade of Marvel Studios. Continue reading The Top 20 MCU Performances
Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 17: Thor Ragnarok
Tessa. Thompson. Let’s go. Continue reading Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 17: Thor Ragnarok