Ben & Matt’s Marvellous Journey Episode 25: Future of the MCU

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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.

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Three Years, 200 Episodes

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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

Mike & Matt’s X-Cellent Adventures: Episode #17 – Dark Phoenix

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Where were you on the day Mike Thomas filibustered about the rebooted X-Men timeline for 15 straight minutes?

The Reel World’s podcasting empire began three years and 199 episodes ago with a review of the first X-Men movie. Now we present to you our magnum opus: a one hour argument about Dark Phoenix. Enjoy. Continue reading Mike & Matt’s X-Cellent Adventures: Episode #17 – Dark Phoenix

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 16: Logan & Dark Phoenix

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Jerome and Brian end their X-Men run by reviewing one of the greatest superhero films of all-time, one that may be regarded as one of the best films of the decade and received an Academy Award nomination. They also review Dark Phoenix. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 16: Logan & Dark Phoenix

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 15: X-Men: Apocalypse

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It’s been a really solid last couple weeks for the podcast. That comes to a screeching halt this week as they discuss a total of a mess of a film that features the debuting Ivan Ooze…I mean, Apocalypse. Jerome and Brian examine a movie with too many flashbacks and subplots but not enough X-Men at the mall. Is this film messy enough to be Pile of Shame worthy? Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 15: X-Men: Apocalypse

The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 14: X-Men: Days of Future Past

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How can a movie that makes two movies disappear and retconn previous actions be good? Somehow, Days of Future Past was able to accomplish a miracle. This week, Jerome and Brian discuss an ambitious crossover that took place in 2023 before Avengers: Endgame. Will this prequel/sequel/reboot be good enough to cross over into the Pantheon?
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The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 13: X-Men Origins: Wolverine & The Wolverine

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Jerome and Brian discussed X-Men Origins: Wolverine about a year ago as part of a Ryan Reynolds month. Listen to this throwback before getting to the regular episode this week. The Wolverine is a much maligned film, but Jerome and Brian have different feelings.  Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol. 2 – Episode 13: X-Men Origins: Wolverine & The Wolverine