200 (pt.1) - Alien Covenant

• May 25th, 2017

Welcome to part one of our 2-part 200th episode. In this half, Richard Wolley returns to help Cassidy and Keith review every movie in the "Alien" franchise, from 1979 to 2017. The episode concludes with a full review of Ridley Scott's latest prequel "Alien Covenant." We answer a few listener questions at the beginning of the show, but the bulk of our official Q&A segment will be covered in the episode's second half, which will be released early next week. Enjoy!

Alien Covenant trailer

time stamps:
04:40 - Listener questions teaser
12:00 - Alien review
18:00 - Aliens review
26:00 - Alien 3 review
31:30 - Alien Resurrection review
39:00 - Alien Vs Predator review
48:40 - Alien Vs Predator Requiem review
56:40 - Prometheus review 
01:03:41 - Alien Covenant review



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199 - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

• May 11th, 2017

This week we discuss lots of geeky stuff, including Free Comic Book Day, the possibility of a new "Hellboy" reboot, and of course we review Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy vol: 2." At the end, we also review the direct-to-Netflix dramedy/thriller "I Don't Feel At Home In the World Anymore." 

Guardians vol:2 trailer

I Don't Feel At Home... trailer 

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198 - Fate of the Furious

• May 4th, 2017

In this episode Cassidy talks about the darker corners of Reddit, Keith discusses his basketball injury and we review the box-office breaker "Fate of the Furious." We also discuss a new Lonely Island movie in the works, an upcoming Netflix "Carmen Sandiego" cartoon, and for our Netflix Homework we review the Documentary "Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films." 

Fate of the Furious trailer

Electric Boogaloo trailer

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197 - Colossal

• April 27th, 2017

This week we review the independantly released sci-fi dramedy "Colossal," starring Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. We also weigh in on the news of Will Smith's possible turn as the Genie in Disney's live-action Aladdin remake, and we give you our (hopefully not racist) "DreamCast" to fill out the other roles in the film. As our Netflix Homework, we review 2014's "Paddington."

Colossal trailer

Paddington trailer

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196 - Ghost in the Shell

• April 13th, 2017

This week we discuss the American live-action remake of the cult anime "Ghost in the Shell," and for the Netflix homework we review the Bill Paxton thriller "Frailty." We also talk more about our recent concert outings, Robert Rodriguez's connection with the "Escape from New York" remake, and Seth Rogan's involvement with the developing film adaptation of Robert Kirkman's ultra-violent comic book series "Invincible." 

Ghost in the Shell trailer

Frailty trailer


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195 - Beauty and the Beast

• March 30th, 2017

This episode, in light of reviewing Disney's new live-action remake of their 1991 classic "Beauty and the Beast," we choose our picks for the Best/Worst/Overrated/Underrated Disney Animated Features, and Cassidy reviews the notorious festical shocker "Raw." We also talk about what our pop-culture social deal-breakers are when meeting new people. For our Netflix Homwork, we review the 4-hour long, 1963 hisorical-epic "Cleopatra." 

Beauty and the Beast trailer

Raw trailer

Cleopatra trailer

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194 - Kong: Skull Island

• March 16th, 2017

This week, Cassidy fires up his old desktop to record an episode. We talk about how to behave in front of celebrities you may in encounter in public, we give some #TryPod recommendations, we discuss the upcoming Matrix reboot and we review Legendary's "Kong: Skull Island." For the Netflix homework we review the 1974 car-chase comedy "Dirty Mary Crazy Larry," starring Peter Fonda. 

Kong: Skull Island trailer

Dirty Mary Crazy Larry trailer

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193 - Logan & Get Out

• March 9th, 2017

This week we review both Jordan Peele's new horror film "Get Out" and Hugh Jackman's final hurrah as the X-Men character Wolverine in "Logan." We also talk about Keith at the San Diego Mardis Gras parade, the "Beauty and the Beast" gay-character controversy, and we debate awkwardly worded Rotten Tomatoes blurbs. At the end of the podcast, as our Netflix homework we discuss the James McAvoy dramedy "Filth."

Check out our guest spot this week on the SoCal music-request podcast The Listening Party!

Get Out trailer

Logan trailer

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192 - Lego Batman Movie

• February 23rd, 2017

This week we talk about what movies to watch when you're sick, Keith tests IndieWire on their best shows on every network listicle and we review "The Lego Batman Movie." For our Netflix homework, we try and make sense of the Adam Sandler dramedy "The Cobbler," directed by Tom McCarthy of "Spotlight" fame. 

Lego Batman Movie trailer

The Cobbler trailer

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191 - Split

• February 9th, 2017

This week we review M. Knight Shyamalan's new hit thriller "Split," starring James McAvoy. We also discuss the possibility of a Saturday Night Live Weekend Update spinnoff show, and at the end of the program we review from Netflix the documentary "Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon." 

Split trailer

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead trailer


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