Episode 60
Continue Reading Why You Should(n’t) watch Trailers – Episode 61

Why You Should(n’t) watch Trailers – Episode 61

The Origins of the Modern Movie Trailer Trailers have been around for as long as movie theaters have been around.  In Fact in 1895 The very first movie theater in existence started showing trailers as a way to bring in some advertising money. Once sound was added to Movies it became extremely enticing to show trailers for Plays and Movies. The First trailer like this was seven minutes long. In the 1930’s and 40’s it became quite the corporate affair…

Continue Reading Fandom Mashups: When World’s Collide

Fandom Mashups: When World’s Collide

Since as early as the 1940’s Comic books have been crossing over to give us unique stories and now many other forms of media are beginning to use Mashups to build synergy, which is the effect that you get when you put two good things together in just the right way to get something great.   So for this week’s discussion we have put together our own Fandom Mashups that will hopefully build synergy and give you some entertaining ideas. Really…

Continue Reading The Ever Expanding Potterverse – Episode 59

The Ever Expanding Potterverse – Episode 59

JK Rowling can’t seem to help herself and over the years she has revealed more and more about the ever expanding potterverse. We discuss some of the bombshells that she has dropped, talk about some what if’s and at what point can you disregard what an author says about the work that they’ve done? At this point we are unlikely to get new information from the Harry Potter Universe until after Cursed Child and Fantastic Beasts come out, because that…

Continue Reading Episode 58 – The Force Re-Awakens

Episode 58 – The Force Re-Awakens

To Celebrate the fact that Star Wars Episode 7 is now available on Bluray and Digital Copy (Which I think is a terrible name because the files on the Bluray are digital too) I’ve gone back into the archive from about 20 episodes ago and grabbed the discussion that Nik and I had about Episode 7. This is one of our most downloaded episodes and in it we talk about our initial reactions to the movie.  We talk about the reactions…