Episode #70 – What A Wondrous Woman

This week the guys talk Wonder Woman and whether it’s good or not, spoilers, it’s pretty good. Speaking of spoilers they go full spoilers on Wonder Woman at 54:06 and Master of None at 01:26:42. Besides that, Loren and RDT talk news bits like:

  • Top Gun 2: Topper Gun
  • The Pre-Dator wraps production
  • Neill Blomkamp opens his own studio, wants to make a movie in the District 9-iverse
  • Bradley Whitford might be playing Gamera but probably not
  • Will Desmond be the constant for the Inhumans
  • Reign cast for Supergirl season 3
  • Manu Bennett joins the group of people that like money, wants a Deathstroke show
  • The Flash goes up against the Fastest Brain Alive
  • More FP for Riverdale season 2 and it may be a dark and weird trip
  • Animaniacs gets a reboot but Tales From The Crypt does not
  • Sin City: Very Funny
  • Netflix cancels Sense 8 and gets all the shit for it
  • Josh Gad is up to his old tricks again
  • Both Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins confirmed for Wonder Woman 2
  • Sony keeps trying to f*ck up the Spider-verse

All that, the Weekly Watched, and all the usual tangents.

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Episode #58 – That 80’s TV Classic Fat Guy, Full Beard

This week the guys talk about some LA bars and their beards. You know, the usual stuff.  They also have you covered on all your pop culture news from the week that was. Stories like:

  • The first pic of Lin Manuel Miranda in the new Mary Poppins.
  • Jake Busey joins/maybe is The Predator.
  • Bad Boys 4 Never. Maybe.
  • Ava2ar delayed.
  • Bond knowledge gets dropped, and writers are announced.
  • Baby Driver trailer
  • Who’s joining Daddy’s Home 2IT’S JOHN CENA!!!!
  • Nick Miller, author of the Pepperwood Chronicles, thinks it might be time to wrap it up.
  • More Riverdale is on it’s way.
  • You won’t have to wait too much longer for more Preacher.
  • Star Trek: Discovery’s captain is a real Death Eater.
  • More information than you wanted about Disney Parks.
  • New Wonder Woman trailer
  • Some critics aren’t a fan of Iron Fist. We don’t know how to feel, yet.
  • First photos from Thor: Ragnarok via EW and some plot details.
  • Guardians 2 will have a post credit scene…. because it’s a Marvel movie.
  • Deadpool himself let’s us in on who will be playing Domino.
  • The underground railroad X-Men show might have a title.

All of that plus a listener sponsored segment, the Weekly Watched, all of the usual tangents, and much more!

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Episode #36 – Getting Punchy

NYCC hit and we’re talking all the news that came out it.

  • Ocean’s 8 misses the perfect date.
  • Han Solo narrows down his choices for a wife.
  • We figure out if Deckard was a Replicant or not. (We don’t)
  • Apparently Gears of War is a movie some people want.
  • Trailers dropped for: War For The Planet of the Apes, Power Rangers, John Wick: Chapter 2, Iron Fist, Black Mirror, and Legends of Tomorrow Season 2.
  • @11:30 picked up for Season 4.
  • Eternal Sunshine of the TV Series.
  • We are definitely not getting that extended cut of Suicide Squad. (We are)
  • Aquaman is a delight behind the scenes.
  • Logan holds hands, might be old.
  • Saw Gerrera moves to Wakanda
  • Punisher and Defenders get all sorts of cast members and maybe Blade

All of that, plus a plethora of tangents.

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Episode #31 – Stranger Things Have Happened

We swear one day Ryan is coming back but until then we’ll have some great guests. Like this week, The Lady makes her return to the Hollywood Picture News to discuss Stranger Things Season 1 and what’s in store for Season 2. 

She and Loren also talked some news bits like:

  • Amy Pond plays board games with Rock Johnson and Kevin Hart.
  • Demi Moore and Colton Haynes Rock That Body and it’s probably not as sexy as it sounds.
  • Orson Krennic makes Galen Erso do some bad stuff. Don’t worry, those names will make sense soon.
  • CBS tests All Access with a Fall Big Brother and will go commercial free. 
  • Supergirl gets a warm welcome to the CW and tries to warm Metallo’s kryptonite heart.
  • So much talk about Barb. Riverdale, Squirelgirl, other things. 
  • Netflix doubles down on the science shows with Bill Nye and the former Mythbusters Build Team.
  • We “Discover” (get it?) new information about Star Trek.
  • Bat-fleck teases a villain for his movie that comes out in like 2 years. 
  • Gotham season three sounds exactly how you think it would. 
  • And Happy Hogan isn’t the only “Shocker” of a casting note for Spider-Man: Homecoming

All that plus a couple of tangents.

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Episode #28 – We’re Cool For the Summer

This week we’re talking about how this Summer Movie season was kind of a let down. We liked a couple things but over all, not the best. Also, an open letter was written to Warner Bros. executives so you know we got in on some of that.

All that plus news like:

  • That Rogue One trailer we’ve been waiting for.
  • Is Lando a real DonGlover?
  • Carl Drogo is Eric Draven.
  • Whatever Awkwafina is will be in Ocean’s 8.
  • Cartoons from your childhood are still being turned into movies.
  • Sequels to Bad Boys but maybe not Men Black, 21 Jump Street, or Ghostbusters.
  • NBC-ya later to some SNL cast members.
  • Tons of Star Trek: Discovery info, a week after we needed it.
  • Another week, another huge amount of DCCW news.
  • Can your TV handle DeNiro and Moore?
  • We bet you’ll never guess who the villain is in Aquaman.
  • Shazam will be part of the JLA, maybe.
  • Doctor Strange is a real magic man.
  • Capt. Marvel is not the Green Lantern, stop asking.
  • And we get to Tinker a bit in Spider-Man: Homecoming. 
  • All that, plus the usual tangents.

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Episode #27 – Hashtag Squadgoals

This week, we saw Suicide Squad, so you don’t have to! Seriously, it’s bad. Very bad. Very not good. Very very not good. Bad. So bad. (SPOILERS at 50:30-1:36:30)

But first, the news!

  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrel–ettes…?
  • Transformers gets Hot Rod
  • Rogue One cameo confirmed….?
  • The original Mary Poppins may return as well
  • Star Wars coming to ABC?
  • Calista Flockhart will return to Supergirl, somewhat.
  • Lena Luthor has been cast.
  • The Tick revealed!
  • L.A. Law back in court?
  • New director of Shield is a killer.
  • Misty Knight, the series?
  • Jeremy Renner wanted Hawkeye killed off.
  • No Infinity Stones in Guardians, Vol. 2.
  • Deadpool 2 to skewer superhero sequels.
  • Brie Larson does some research.

All that, plus the usual tangents.

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Episode #26 – Where No One Has Gone Before

This week, we’re talking Star Trek, cable updates, Cable updates and a whole lot of tangents. Plus, the news!

  • Rocketeer Returns….or will he?
  • Meryl Streep is Topsy Turvy
  • Chris Evans is Jekyll, and Hyde!
  • Flatliners reboot not a reboot…?
  • Mockingbird heads to space….with Seth MacFarlane!
  • Superman revealed!
  • Game of Thrones ends as Westworld begins and Jon Stewart returns while True Detective….is resurrected….maybe…
  • We meet Dirk Gently
  • Harry Potter ends, again, until it doesn’t, again.
  • Justice League gets Dark.
  • Suicide Squad gets tagged.
  • Stephen Lang is not Cable (Thanks Obama, and Avatar!)
  • The Guardians get Sly
  • Spider Potter?
  • Netflix heroes not going to the cinema?
  • The Avengers sequel gets a title, and loses one.

Oh, and  the Point Break remake sucks!!!

All that, Star Trek Beyond and, for reals, a ton of tangents! (Did you know Daniel Radcliffe is 5’5″?)

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