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BILL AND TED FACE THE MUSIC: Ben’s Road Trip Trilogy Part Two – SA349

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NEW MUTANTS: Ben’s Road Trip Trilogy Part Two – SA348

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THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK: Ben’s Road Trip Trilogy Part One – SA347

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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 …

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG Roadtrip – SA336

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UNDERWATER Road Trip – SA333

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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 …

ALIEN Road Trip – SA325

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STAR TREK THE MOTION PICTURE Road Trip – SA323

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SPIDERMAN: FAR FROM HOME Road Trip – SA318

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA318_spiderman.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS It’s another family road trip to another Marvel cinematic universe movie. Evan, Ben, and most of the Avery clan head out to a theater close to home, and you get to ride with them to and from the theater as they …

DARK PHOENIX Road Trip – SA316

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DETECTIVE PIKACHU ROADTRIP – SA313

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CAPTAIN MARVEL Roadtrip – SA307

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AQUAMAN Road Trip! – SA296

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RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET Road Trip! – SA290

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OVERLORD Roadtrip! – SA289

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VENOM Road Trip – SA287

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ANT-MAN AND THE WASP Road Trip – SA279

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JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM Road Trip – SA277

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RAMPAGE Road Trip! – SA269

http://media.blubrry.com/strangersandaliens/p/www.strangersandaliens.com/wp-content/ThePodcast/SA269_rampage.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBen, Evan, and Tim take a journey to see King Kong vs. Godzilla vs. Rodan! Or Rampage. One of those. Is it fun? Is it junk? Or is it a little bit of both?