This episode was stolen from the time stream and Cap just returned it. Ridiculous. We weren’t supposed to notice it was even missing, but what can you do.
Anyway, this episode contains our discussion of
Avengers: Endgame (2019), the character arcs and endings, and the fan service.
Posted in Comic/Graphic Novel, Episode, Film, Film Series, Podcast |
Tagged Anthony Russo, Avengers, Avengers: Endgame, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Christopher Markus, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Joe Russo, Karen Gillan, Mark Ruffalo, Marvel Comics, Paul Rudd, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Stephen McFeely |
Dorin and Kendyl discuss “Story of Your Life” by Ted Chiang and Arrival (2016), get into the paradox of the Book of Life, and wonder at how the adaptation amped up the dramatics.
Question(s) of the Week: Were the added dramatics of the movie worth it? And for the bonus round, did you understand/interpret the story and movie differently than we discussed?
Posted in Episode, Film, Podcast, Short Story |
Tagged Amy Adams, Arrival, Denis Villeneuve, Eric Heisserer, Forest Whitaker, Jeremy Renner, Story of Your Life, Ted Chiang |
Despite the internet uproar, our hosts liked Age of Ultron overall. They wished some things had been set up better, but they discuss the character layers in depth and get excited about the future in this episode.
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Tagged Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Age of Ultron, Avengers, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson |
The team discusses the Grimm Brothers’ Hansel and Gretel and the recent Tommy Wirkola film Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters. While being semi-divided, they all agree that the Grimm’s were random and the movie was entertaining, if a little under-developed.
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