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The TRIPODS Trilogy by John Christopher – SA222

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJohn Christopher’s TRIPODS trilogy is a classic of YA science fiction that explores a post-apocalyptic battle between a technologically regressed humanity and a spacefaring race of conquering aliens. It’s also a touchstone of science fiction from Ben’s childhood and …

Superhero Smackdown – SA219

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIt’s a challenge! it’s a contest! And the rules sort of change as we go along! But, just as happens in the comics, some heroes are going to meet and they’re going to fight, and only Ben, Steve, and …

2017: A Look Ahead – SA217

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA look ahead at the upcoming movies of 2017 and a look back at the movies of 2016. This is a glimpse into the many, MANY movies of 2017 that will cause a scheduling nightmare for the podcast even …

Star Wars Special Editions: The Great Debate – SA213

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIt’s the age old question: what good are the Star Wars Original Trilogy Special Editions, or what are they good for? With some specific nitpicks and some broader issues, Ben, Evan, and Steve revisit their thoughts on these movies…which …

TROLLS – SA210

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBen and Evan test some equipment and ended up doing a mini-episode about the movie Trolls. This is that episode.

ARRIVAL – SA209

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIt has arrived! A sci-fi movie that’s not a franchise and doesn’t have superheroes, explosions, or space battles! But…is it good? Can a movie that takes its time to tell a story make it worth our time to explore?

DOCTOR STRANGE – SA208

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBen, Steve, and Evan talk about the good, the bad, and the magical in Marvel’s newest movie: DOCTOR STRANGE! From the music and the acting to the bigs ideas and trippy visuals, they dive deep into the dark dimension!

THE FLY Original Trilogy: Part 1 of 2 – SA206

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSTHE FLY was a smashing success in 1958 with its moody but bright cinematography and its effective twists and atomic age horror. The follow ups, RETURN OF THE FLY and CURSE OF THE FLY, weren’t as critically acclaimed but …

SHIN GODZILLA Road Trip – SA204

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Godzilla returns to theaters in Shin Godzilla, Toho’s return to giant monster movies! And so that means it’s time for a ROAD TRIP! Ben and Evan are joined by Tim, Ben’s 15 year-old son, and Brennan, from The …