#144 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

March 20, 2019

Hot off our most popular episode on Star Trek: The Motion Picture, we've got perhaps the greatest sequel in terms of improving on the original movie, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan! I mean, KHAAAAAAAAAN!!!

 

0:40 Drink recipes: Romulan Ale shot; Space Slug cocktail

 

2:51 Movie synopsis: Stork

 

52:11 Promo: Gotham Lights Podcast @GothamLights

 

52:50 Draft: Movies adapted from tv shows

 

58:48 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and... who's been holding up the damn elevator?!

#143 St PADDY’S Day Spectacular ‘19 - Leprechaun 3

March 13, 2019

We're joined by our two yapping dogs for our third annual St. Patrick's Day ep, this time reviewing cinematic gold Leprechaun 3! Editing this episode was far scarier than the movie.

 

0:43 Drink recipes: Gold Shilling shot; The Lucky Shamrock cocktail

 

2:13 Movie synopsis: Peacock

 

30:32 Getting to Know You: Stork's birthday celebration; Peacock's dad's birthday celebration

 

42:56 Comic reviews: Domino: Hotshots #1; Giant Days #48; Blossoms: 666 #1 & #2; Daredevil #1; Doomsday Clock #9; The Green Lantern #5; Paper Girls #26; Martian Manhunter #3; Captain America #8; Black Hammer: Age of Doom #8; Black Hammer '45 #1; Punks Not Dead: London Calling #1

 

1:11:18 Nerd News: Trailers for Dark Phoenix, Shazam, & Hellboy; Arrow cancellation; Idris Elba as Deadshot

 

1:21:28 Check Out My Poll: Fave nerdy universe

 

1:27:57 Movie review: Bohemian Rhapsody

             TV reviews: Schitt's Creek s1 & 2; Star Trek: Discovery s2 eps 7 & 8; Riverdale chps 48 & 49

 

1:57:44 Fear the Reaper: Luke Perry, 52

 

2:02:57 Happy Birthdays

 

2:09:55 Listener Letter: Anthony @antmbv

 

2:16:19 Promo: Gotham Lights Podcast @GothamLights

 

2:17:03 Trek Trivia

 

2:21:37 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and... look sharp, be sharp!

#142 Star Trek: The Motion Picture

March 6, 2019

We begin our 13-movie mission with thrill-a-second ride, Star Trek: The Motion Picture... Whew....

 

1:00 Drink recipes: V'Ger shot; Café 1701 cocktail

 

2:29 Movie synopsis: Peacock

 

31:10 Getting to Know You: Stork talks power outages; Peacock on being a dick

 

40:09 Comic reviews: Sharkey the Bounty Hunter #1; High Level #1; Wonder Twins #1; Criminal #1 & #2; Gideon Falls #11

 

50:15 Nerd News: Netflix cancellations

 

56:01 Check Out My Poll: Time travel- yay or nay?

 

57:50 Movie review: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

          TV reviews: Happy Valley s2; Star Trek: Discovery s2 eps 5 & 6

 

1:11:17 Happy Birthdays

 

1:23:33 Listener Letters: Steve @eilfmovies; Anthony @antmbv

 

1:34:23 Shaht-Ahts: Pittsburgh Nerd Podcast @PittsburghNerd; Danger Club Podcast @DangerClubPod

             Promos: Brook Reading Podcast @BrookReadingPod; Gotham Lights Podcast @GothamLights

 

1:39:00 Trek Trivia

 

1:42:50 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and... twelve power?!

#141 The Umbrella Academy

February 27, 2019

SPOILERS for The Umbrella Academy! Wow, we never have to warn for spoilers. Look at us being all current and stuff!

 

1:12 Drink recipes: Hazel shot; Margarita No. 5 cocktail

 

3:47 TV review: The Umbrella Academy- synopsis by Stork

 

27:37 Tully Awards nominees selection

 

43:26 Promo: The Gorville Lights @GothamLights

 

44:16 Contact info & sign-off

 

As stated at the beginning, we had a power outage and were forced to move some things around. All letters received will be read eventually; thanks for your patience. 

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and it's okay to be different!

#140 Punisher & Venom

February 20, 2019

This week we're taking on two of Marvel's top anti-heroes as we review the second season of Netflix's "Punisher" AND Sony's "Venom"! Hide your pancreases! Pancreai? Whatever.

 

0:57 Drink recipes: Venom shot & Red Russian cocktail

 

2:32 TV review: Punisher season 2, synopsis by Stork

 

26:09 Movie review: Venom, synopsis by Peacock

 

1:00:12 Promo: The Salty Language Podcast @Salty_Language

 

1:00:53 Draft: Fictional Anti-Heroes

 

1:20:38 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and why would we do that?!

#139 Valentine’s Day Spectacular 2019 / Better Off Dead

February 13, 2019

We celebrate Valentine's Day with zany 80s rom(?)com and John Cusack classic "Better Off Dead"! It's really the only remotely Valentine-y thing about the show in all honesty....

 

0:57 Drink recipes: Perfectly Good White Boy shot; Gin (I'm Really Sorry Your Mom Blew Up) Rickey

 

3:45 Movie synopsis: Stork

 

25:39 Getting To Know You: Stork's failed foray to Ikea; Peacock's bummer birthday

 

38:16 Comic reviews: The Green Lantern #4; Giant Days #47; Captain America #7; The Quantum Age #6

 

44:35 Nerd News: Birds of Prey teaser; trailers for Avengers: Endgame, Pet Sematary, Child's Play

 

59:30 Check Out My Poll: What do you invert the y-axis for in video games?

 

1:02:34 TV reviews: Luther s 4; American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gionni Versace; Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt final eps; Happy Valley s 1; Riverdale chp 47; Star Trek: Discovery s 2 ep 3

             Movie review: The Meg

             Tabletop game review: A Game of Thrones: Hand of the King

 

1:47:21 Happy Birthdays

 

1:53:53 Listener Letters: Otter @SuperfanOtter

 

2:00:50 Shaht-Aht: 2DudeReview @2DudeReviewCom; Brook Reading Podcast @BrookReadingPod; One Giant Leap For Geeks @giantleap4geeks; Everything I Learned From Movies @eilfmovies

             Promos: Salty Language Pod @Salty_Language; Cinematically Correct @CinematicallyC

 

2:05:17 Trek Trivia

 

2:10:17 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and I want my two dollars!

#138 Aquaman

February 6, 2019

This week we actually went to a movie theater and saw a somewhat timely film- Aquaman! Don't get used to it.

 

0:50 Drink recipes: Red-Headed Dolph shot; Ocean Master cocktail

 

4:09 Movie synopsis: Peacock (full SPOILERS)

 

42:52 TV reviews: Riverdale chp 46; Star Trek: Discovery s 2 ep 3

 

58:19 Promo: Salty Language Pod @Salty_Language

 

59:03 Draft: Fave sea creatures

 

1:09:25 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and this is bad-ass!

 

 

#137 RoboCop ‘14

January 30, 2019

We wrap up the RoboCop franchise, and boy are we excited about it! Okay, so we start out a little lethargic, but hang in there- it gets better.

 

1:23 Drink recipes: RoboCop's Got a Brand New Suit shot; RC Reboot cocktail

 

3:31 Movie synopsis: Stork

 

22:43 Getting to Know You: Winter of Stork III; Peacock's Caribbean vacation

 

32:47 Comic reviews: It Came Out On a Wednesday #4; Tank Girl: Action Alley #2; Gideon Falls #10

 

38:13 Nerd News: Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer

 

39:38 Check Out My Poll: Best Harrison Ford role

 

42:56 Movie review: Annihilation

          TV reviews: Riverdale chapters 45 & 46; Star Trek: Discovery season 2 episodes 1 & 2

 

1:00:46 Happy Birthdays

 

1:10:38 Listener Letters: Otter @SuperfanOtter; Bruce @_mynameisbruce; Anthony @antmbv

 

1:30:54 Shaht-Aht: Drew from Reel Feels Podcast @ReelFeelsPod GoFundMe: https://www.gofundme.com/reel-feels-recovery-fund

             Promos: Reel Feels Podcast; Salty Language Pod @Salty_Language

 

1:35:03 Trek Trivia

 

1:40:21 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and I wouldn't buy that for a dollar!

#136 Ant-Man and the Wasp

January 23, 2019

This may not seem like a timely release, but this was recorded right before Christmas when the movie was still hugely relevant... 

 

1:48 Drink recipes: Wasp shot; Pym Particle cocktail

 

6:45 Synopsis: Peacock

 

32:31 Draft: Worst bugs

 

46:59 Contact info & sign-off

 

48:08 Promo: Danger Club Podcast @DangerClubPod

 

Thanks for listening, "Hope" you enjoy (huh? huh!?), tell a friend, and work in progress my ass!

#135 From Hell

January 16, 2019

No, it's not our recording location, it's the 2001 Johnny Depp / Heather Graham comic book adaptation about Jack the Ripper! Stork's pick for winning last year's games since 'Memento' wasn't readily available. Maybe next year.

 

1:20 Drink recipes: Grapes shot; Abberline Absinthe Cocktail, um, cocktail

 

4:02 Movie synopsis: Peacock

 

28:38 Getting to Know You: Stork buys bok choy; Peacock sees Hamilton

 

39:40 Comic reviews: Justice League Odyssey #4; Giant Days #46; Domino #10; Green Lantern #3; Midnight Mystery #2; Martian Manhunter #2

 

46:41 Nerd News: Stranger Things season 3 release date

 

47:37 Check Out My Poll: 1st wave of comic book movies

 

50:05 TV reviews: Gotham season 4; Godless; Luther series 1-3

          Movie reviews: Batman and Harley Quinn; Punisher: War Zone; Bird Box; The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

          Game reviews: Splendor; Star Realms; Carcasonne

 

1:06:38 Happy Birthdays

 

1:12:26 Listener Letters: Anthony @antmbv; Steve @eilfmovies

 

1:25:29 Shaht-Aht: Cinematically Correct podcast @CinematicallyC 

             Promo: Danger Club Podcast @DangerClubPod

 

1:28:06 Trek Trivia

 

1:34:43 Contact info & sign-off

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and at least they got the address right.