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KING KONG (1933) Road Trip – SA343

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA343_kong.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS“From the vault,” so to speak, this episode is actually a couple months old and was the last movie Ben saw before theaters closed down. King Kong (1933) was a movie that changed everything and the results are still being felt …

THE STARLOST, LOST IN SPACE, and SWORD ART ONLINE (Pilot Season Series) – SA342

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA342_pilot1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSPilot Season – when studios create the first episode of a new show and shop it around in hopes that a network will pick up the series for a full season . . . For us, it’s a fun exercise in …

Hobbit Tales from the Green Dragon Inn Live Play – SA341

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA341_hobbit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen, Steve, and Evan play Hobbit Tales from the Green Dragon Inn, a game by Marco Maggi and Francesco Nepitello and published by Cubicle 7 Games. Join Benbo Baggins, Korg, and Mr. Dark . . . Black(?) . . . Dark(?) …

Superman v Kaiju (with Nathan Marchand) – SA340

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA340_superkaiju.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen, Evan, and guest host Nathan Marchand take on some appearances of Superman in comics and animation, wherein HE takes on some giant monsters. From the comics of the 90s to the cartoons of the 40s to the animated series of …

Watching COLOR OUT OF SPACE with John Harju – SA339

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA339_color.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen is joined by horror aficionado and frequent guest host, John Harju, to take about the new HP Lovecraft adaptation, COLOR OUT OF SPACE. Is Nicholas Cage bonkers in the GOOD sense? Is the movie good sci-fi horror, or cheesy b-movie …

CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS Pt. 2 – SA338

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA338_crisis.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSRecorded a while ago and lost in the shuffle, this episode completes the CW’s Crisis on Infinite Earths mega-crossover. It’s a game changer in many ways, and not just how the plot affects the CW’s series. There’s more cameos and more …

THE FROZEN FRANCHISE – SA337

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA337_frozen.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWith Frozen II being released early to Disney+, Evan, Ben, and Steve decided that this was as good a time as any to check out the franchise . . . especially since Evan has been wanting to do a Frozen episode …

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG Roadtrip – SA336

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA336_sonic.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen, Evan, and Doug (Ben’s youngest) head out on a roadtrip to see SONIC THE HEDGEHOG the movie . . . Is it as bad as so many videogame movies tend to be? Does it rise above? Is Sonic able to …

2019 and the ENDING Effect – SA335

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA335_2019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAnd so the day has come to talk of LAST year. From 1979 to 2019, we’ve taken a look at sci-fi and fantasy cinema over the decades and while we didn’t know the focus or the title of this episode until …

THE MANDALORIAN series review – SA334

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA334_mando.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe promised follow up to episode 328 – when we talked about just the first episode of The Mandalorian. It’s thumbs up all around, but some are more enthusiastic than others as Ben, Evan, and Steve discuss the merits of this …

UNDERWATER Road Trip – SA333

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2009 and the SPECTACLE Effect – SA332

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA332_2009.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSVenturing to just a decade ago, Ben, Evan and Steve reminisce about Avatar, Star Trek, Transformers, Terminator, 2012 and MORE big movies . . . along with some of the smaller movies that were made possible because of the lower cost …

STAR WARS THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Road Trip – SA331

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA331_skywalker.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe Skywalker saga comes to an end with a movie that has to wrap up a trilogy and also wrap up a trilogy of trilogies, while also living up to fan expectations and tie up loose ends . . . In …

CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS Pt. 1 – SA330

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA330_crisis.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe CW has aired the first three episodes of the world’s biggest television crossover and we’re taking a look! From the CW’s current series to Christopher Reeves/Brandon Routh’s Superman to the 1990’s Flash, this crossover pulls in a veritable plethora of …

1999 and the CGI Effect – SA329

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA329_1999.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWe take a look back to 1999, a year filled with BIG money makers with BIG special FX! From The Matrix to Episode I to Toy Story 2 to Wing Commander to The Mummy, we take a trip down memory lane …

THE MANDALORIAN Ep 1 Review and Disney+ First Impressions – SA328

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1989 and the FRANCHISE Effect – SA327

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA327_1989.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIt’s a look back at 1989, a year filled with big money makers in the theaters – and a LOT of franchise connections: from the beginning of the Batman movie series to the fifth Trek film to the third in the …

THE VISITATION, THR3E, and HOUSE: 3 Christian Horror Movies – SA326

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ALIEN Road Trip – SA325

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RAMBO franchise retrospective – SA324

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA324_rambo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIt’s Ben vs. Rambo, as he watches through the entire Rambo franchise over the summer, culminating in seeing RAMBO: LAST BLOOD in theaters opening night. What’s good? What’s bad? What one will he definitely watch again? What one will he never …