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Tomorrowland (Summer Movie Series) — S&A154

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA154.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe topic is Tomorrowland, as Ben joins forces with special guest Even David from The Static Blade Podcast! There’s a LOT to talk about, from controversial themes to nostalgic music and more! Evan’s podcast can be found here: Static Blade Podcast …

Mad Max: Fury Road (Summer Movie Series) — S&A153

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA153.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSMad Max: Fury Road has been the surprise hit of the sci-fi summer! And in this episode, Ben is joined by the surprise first guest of the summer! After guest hosting on the Geekually Yoked podcast to talk about the movie Spirited …

Avengers: Age of Ultron (Summer Movie Review) — S&A152

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA152.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe trio is back together again, and it’s time to discuss Avengers: Age of Ultron, the first big movie of the summer movie season! How good was it? how does it stand up to the others? Find out what they think …

Star Wars Original Trilogy Family Review — S&A151

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA151.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen and his four oldest children have just finished watching the original trilogy of Star Wars, and now they have gathered together to discuss them! Featuring his nine-, eleven-, and twelve-year-old daughter and his thirteen-year-old son!

Reflections on Easter — S&A150

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA150.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThis is the weekend we celebrate Easter, and in this episode we take the time to reflect on Easter, Good Friday, and the Last Supper. Ben is joined by his family in a series of readings and writings about some aspects …

I Want to Believe in the X-Files Reunion — S&A149

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA149.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSX-FIles is returning, and we’re excited! We talk about the potential, and what else we’d like to see return like this! Also, listener feedback about Leonard Nimoy! And a listener makes a plea for an episode topic that gets Ben and …

In Search of . . . Leonard Nimoy — S&A148

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA148.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSLeonard Nimoy passed away last week. In this episode, Ben and Steve talk about the influence Nimoy had on sci-fi, fantasy, and their own fandoms. We haven’t talked together in a long time, so there’s some pretty windy rabbit trails they …

Jupiter Ascending — S&A147

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA147.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen is riding solo, reviewing the Wachowskis’ movie Jupiter Ascending. It’s an off the cuff reaction episode, and mostly spoiler free, as he tried to convince listeners that they might like the movie!

Canon — S&A146

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA146.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Ben and Steve discuss the pros and cons of “canon” and what it means or doesn’t mean to fans!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer and more — S&A142

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA142.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Everyone else is talking about it, and so are we! J.J. Abrams’ trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has come! We had a fun, lively discussion about the trailer and our expectations for the movie!  

Glen Larson — S&A141

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA141.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSRecently, TV writer and producer Glen Larson passed away, and Ben and Steve take some time to talk about his career and the impact it had on their childhoods and the lasting impact to them to this day. Topics include, but …

Interstellar Review and Christopher Nolan — S&A140

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA140.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSInterstellar, Christopher Nolan’s most recent film, has hit screens and thrilled or confounded audiences, and Dr. Jayce and Ben are here to discus not just that film, but all of Christopher Nolan’s library. How did they like it? How does it …

Big Hero 6 Family Review — S&A139

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA139.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen is joined by his four oldest children to talk about, review, analyze and laugh about Big Hero 6. With the insight only children can bring, his 13 year-old, 11 year-old, 10 year-old, and 8 year-old kids talk about their favorite characters, the …

Universal Classic Monsters — S&A138

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA138.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSFrankenstein. Dracula. Wolfman. The Creature. The Mummy. Classic monsters. In this episode, after a few weeks of technical troubles, the S&A guys are back together to talk about monsters. Using the Universal monsters as their guide, they explore some of the …

Sidekicks: What Are They Good For? — S&A137

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA137.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen and Steve sit down and talk about sidekicks, define sidekicks, argue which one of them is the sidekick, and discuss favorite sidekicks. Also, Ben mispronounces Lando and makes it sound like he’s talking about Babylon 5. And Gil Gerard and …

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, & TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (Summer Movie Series) — SA136

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA136.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen, Steve, and Dr. Jayce talk about three superhero movies from this summer: X-Men: Days of Future Past, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Like Going Through a Time Warp — SA135

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA135.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWe’ve all had that experience. It’s not like deja vu, where you feel like you’re doing something you’ve done before. Rather, it’s like you’ve gone back in time, either in a place with elements from the past or a song that …