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87 – Thor: Ragnarok, Brad’s Status, My Life as a Zucchini, The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), Annabelle: Creation, A Ghost Story, War for the Planet of the Apes

87 – Thor: Ragnarok, Brad’s Status, My Life as a Zucchini, The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), Annabelle: Creation, A Ghost Story, War for the Planet of the Apes

Another jam packed episode as the blockbusters and the indies clash on this episode with films that are old and new getting discussed. Starting out with director Taika Waititi’s Thor: Ragnarok and its exploration of a man who has electricity in his fingers, we then move to the conundrum that is the modern white man by way of Ben Stiller in Brad’s Status. A french orphanage gets a look ...[Read More]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

I’ve often criticised superhero films for resorting to using an ‘end of the world’ scenario as the climactic element of their story, or for including non-sensical elements or characters – and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows is no different. It ticks those boxes that have frustrated me in the past, and many many more boxes. Nostalgia is a brilliant thing – a wonderful m...[Read More]

Captain America: Civil War Review Episode

Captain America: Civil War Review Episode

Explicit Content Well, it’s another superhero film. This time, it’s the third Captain America film which is really more of an Avengers 2.5 film rather than a full blown Captain America film. Being the massive superhero fans that we are, we try and tackle this film as best as possible. Fortunately, compared to other full episodes on these massive blockbuster films, we don’t jump r...[Read More]