The Villain’s Journey?

We recently published a podcast on Joseph Campbell’s Hero Monomyth and how it applied to the new Star Wars trilogy and Game of Thrones. In the weeks since, we have been wondering about the villains. Is there such a thing as the Villain’s Journey? Do Darth Vader, Sauron, Voldemort, Kylo Ren, Cersei and the White Read More …

Summer Movie Preview – 2017

The summer movies season seems to be starting earlier than ever. It seems like each passing year brings an earlier start to the summer box office race. This year is no exception with films like Logan and Beauty and the Beast already making mark. In this podcast we take a look at the 2017 Summer Read More …

Genre-ly Speaking: Trailer Roundup

  The past few weeks have given us many new trailers for upcoming films and television shows. So we thought it would be fun to talk about some of those trailers and give our reactions to them. In this podcast we discuss the “Long Walk” teaser/promo for Game of Thrones: Season 7 as well as Read More …

Iron Fist: Review

The final Defender has arrived. Iron Fist dropped on Netflix and was looking to build upon Marvel’s recent Netflix successes: Daredevil, Jessica Jones and Luke Cage. Unfortunately, it was a train wreck. Iron Fist has issues with writing, story, acting and Finn Jones. This podcast is not so much a review of Iron Fist, but Read More …

Kong: Skull Island – Review

King Kong is back on the big screen and protecting his turf on Skull Island. There is no New York City and no Empire State Building in this film. Instead, we spend time exploring the dangers of Kong’s homeland. In this podcast, we give our full review of the film which turns into a good Read More …

Logan: Review

Logan is Hugh Jackman’s final appearance as Wolverine. Since 2000, we have seen 3 different actors play The Hulk, 3 different actors play Spider Man, and 3 different actors play Batman, but there has only been 1 Wolverine. This film represents a much different style and tone than the other films in the X Men Read More …