20 episodes of Spockcast Podcast since the first episode, which aired on September 2, 2017.
Episode 19: Hold Your Horses
January 14th, 2018
1 hr 21 mins
alicia vikander, amazon prime, battlestar galactica, black mirror, black widow, blue milkshake, brainiac, bridget fonda, captain tilley, cbs all access, christopher plummer, cigarette smoking man, colossus, danger bay, deadpool, donnelly rhodes, ewan mcgregor, fargo, godzilla, golden globe, he’s not dead yet, la femme nikita, legion of super heros, mengla, mon el, number of the beast, point of no return, red sparrow, roundaboutfm, runaways, sabrina, sabrina the teenage witch, salem the cat, saturn girl, shameless, silicon valley, star lost, supergirl, the americans, the expanse, the gifted, tj miller, tomb raider, travelers, william b. davis, william h macy, wilson cruz, x-files
Spoilers: This week we cover the Star Trek: Discovery S1E10 "Despite Yourself" - where the U.S.S. Discovery crew is forced to get creative and work the dark side. We follow up on the X-Files, Amazon will show Star Trek: Discovery - sort of, Brainiac, Game of Thrones, Blade Runner, Runaways, The Gifted, Sabrina and Deadpool 2. We dive into the first episode of Star Trek: Discovery of 2018, directed by Jonathan Frakes. We have some interesting theories on where the show is going and who the players are. We also preview upcoming TV shows in 2018. Picks: Black Lightning, Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters.
Episode 18: Some Huge Bona Fides
January 7th, 2018
1 hr 14 mins
ai, alex kingston, annihilation, ant man & wasp, bill sienkiewicz, black panther, blade runner 2049, bright, chance the rapper, chris malone, cloverfield, crystal skull, dafne keene, dead pool, ghost protocol, girl in the spider’s web, girl with the dragon tattoo, grant morrison, happy, hiroshima, incredibles, infinity wars, isle of dogs, jurassic world, lara croft, mark gatiss, max landis, miles morales, mission impossible, mycroft holmes, nagasaki, noomi rapace, ocean’s eight, pacific rim, patrick stewart, predator, rampage, ready player one, rick and morty, river song, rogue nation, rooney mara, rush, shane black, solo, spider-man, star trek: discovery, steig larsen, the good place, tom cruise, tomb raider, travellers, venom, wes anderson, wesley crusher, wil smith, will wheaton, wreck it ralph, wrinkle in time, young sheldon
We follow up on Mark Gatiss, River Song and how Indiana Jones could survive a nuclear blast. We also update on the number of actors who have played The Doctor. Wired Magazine says we shouldn't give up on the Orville yet Gillian Anderson is done with the X-Files. Bright 2 is coming and Cloverfield 3 is delayed. We take a good look at the 29 genre movies coming in 2018; what to see in the theatre, what to see on the tube and what to pass on. We finish up with the results from the 2017 Spockies Awards. Picks: The Good Place - season two second half
Episode 17: Regeneration
December 29th, 2017
1 hr 8 mins
alex kingston, alfie curtis, amy pond, bill potts, billy piper, blade runner 2049, broadchruch, bruce campbell, carrie, children of the corn, christopher eccleston, clara oswald, darleks, david tennant, dean koontz, deathstroke, dr. cornelius evazan, drop dead fred, firestarter, harlan coben, it, it chapter one, jodi whitaker, jon pertwee, karen gillan, one mississippi, patrick stewart, peter capaldi, poltergeist, ponda baba, rick & morty, ridley scott, river song, ron perlman, roundabout creative chaos, rusty, star wars, steven king, steven moffat, tim curry, tom baker
SPOILERS we discuss the Dr Who Xmas Special - "Twice Upon a Time". We fact check on Dr Who and follow up on The Last Jedi for tourists; Ridley Scott on Blade Runner 2049; Stephen King on Dark Tower; Star Wars Cantina actor passes; Deathstroke; Krypton; Bright; and AMC posts warning to viewers of the Last Jedi (Spoilers). We do a 10 minute spoilerific review of the Dr Who Xmas Special as well as many Whovian characters. We also announce the nominees for the 2017 Spockies. Picks: Star Wars IV: A lightsaber fight reimagined, Hamlet 2009.
Episode 16: Blue Milk - The Last Episode
December 23rd, 2017
1 hr 12 mins
agents of s.h.i.e.l.d., alien nation, alien nation tv, alien: covenant, andrew garfield, anthony daniels, beth broderick, bicentennial man - first dlp theatre?, bohemian rhapsody, caroline ray, cbc q, cineplex app, danny seagren, dirk gently novels, dove, dr who, dr who xmas special, dunkirk, electric company, elijah wood, firefly, fitch - michael bradley, gandalf, gary oldman, geoff johns, hawk, highhiker guide in 5 parts, hilda, hirofumi koga, ian mckellen, insidious, jodi whitaker, john lithgow, jyn erso, kenny baker, lego flash, loki, marcia griffin, mtjc, nicholas hammond, peter capaldi, phil coulson, prometheus, rian johnson, ridley scott, sabrina: the teenage witch, shinji todo, spider-man, star wars, supaidaman, tall glasses of blue milk, the force awakens, the last episode, the last jedi, the lightsabre is just an extension of the throat punch, the yoda music video, this is crap, tobey maguire, tom holland, war doctor, warrick davis - twitter feed., wilfred, zelda
Spoilers - We discuss some spoilers in The Last Jedi between 30:20 and 55:50. We don't ruin major plot points. Tammy Coron crashed the show this week. We follow up on Sabrina: The Teenage Witch, Spider-Man and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. In the news; Ian McKellen revises Gandalf, Ridley Scott, Dr Who, and Dirk Gently. We give a spoiler-free review of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. We also give a "20 minute" spoiler review of The Last Jedi - we leave major plot points uncovered. Picks: Darkest Hour, Ocean's 8, Doctor Who Christmas Special, How Star Wars was saved in the edit.
Episode 15: There's Always a Bigger Fish
December 19th, 2017
1 hr 11 mins
black lightning, blade runner, brazil, brick, caroline rhea, force awakens, george lucas, jeff johns, jj abrams, looper, nemesis, partick stewart, phantom menace, quentin tarantino, rian johnson, spider man tv 1967, terry gilliam, the last jedi, there’s always a bigger fish, time bandits, yesterday’s enterprise, zack schneider
Spoiler: This week we cover the Orville S1E12 "Mad Idolatry" - Season Finale. We start out discussing our plans to see The Last Jedi. In movie news, we cover on Quentin Tarantino's future Star Trek project, and DCEU getting a shakeup. In TV News, Netflix is bringing Old Man’s War, and Supergirl is taking a nine-week hiatus. Netflix is renewing the Punisher and Mr Robot is getting a fourth season. From the 90's, She-Ra and the Dark Crystal are coming back. We cover the Orville's "Mad Idolatry". We go around the table with our choice of the best of Discovery and the Orville first seasons. We also discuss where we think Star Wars: the Last Jedi will take us. Picks: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Bright and Prelude to Axanar.
Episode 14: Talk Among Yourselves
December 12th, 2017
44 mins 28 secs
#aftermetoo, battlefront 2, dark, matrix, mia kirshner, orville, star wars, the twilight zone, transcendence, war-games, wolverine
Spoiler: This week we cover the Orville S1E11 "New Dimensions". We start off discussing Mia Kirshner's #afterMeToo, Teen Titans, and Sabrina the Teenage Witch. The Batman Ninja trailer drops. Experience Echo Base Star Wars jackets, Battlefront 2 lightens up the challenges, and the UK is producing Star Wars Pound notes. Altered Carbon comes to Netflix, ‘Wolverine: The Long Night’ podcast coming, Jordan Peele will resurrect The Twilight Zone, and WarGames reboots. Picks: “Dark” on Netflix.
Episode 13: I Have a Bad Feeling About This
December 3rd, 2017
1 hr 3 mins
30 rock, alec baldwin, annie hall, ant man, baby driver, being john malcovich, bethany, brainiac, brie larson, captain marvel, celine dion, christopher reeves, daisy ridley, deadpool, dr strange, droids, ewan macgregor, falcon, fantastic 4, flashpoint, garrison keeler, george reeve, io9, jennifer connolly, jerry segal, joe shuster, leonardo da vinci, loki, manhattan, michaelangelo, paris review woody allen, picasso, ray park, rendezvous with rama, ridley scott, secret wars, spiderman, supergirl, thanos, the heart wants what the heart wants, the new 52, the talking dead, the walking dead, tony stark, vision, winter soldier, xmen
We start off discussing the time loop in Travelers latest episode as well as Superman movies. Prime offers perks to Jumanji fans. Capitan Kirk blocks Lorca. As the Flash and Supergirl show runners gets fired, we debate whether art and abhorrent behavior can be separated. Disney is courting Fox's movie properties. Daisy Ridley and Mark Hamill reflect on Star Wars. Moving to Fear the Walking Dead. New Syfy series coming from George R.R. Martin. We deep dive into the Avengers: Infinity War Official Trailer.
Episode 12: A League Of Their Own
November 29th, 2017 | 1 hr 21 mins
Spoiler: This week we cover the Orville S1E10 "Firestorm" - where we see Alara battle her demons. We discuss our impressions of the Justice League movie in a spoiler-free and a spoiler sections. We also discuss Thor: Raganrok. Picks: Secret History of Comics - The Trials of Superman, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire, Marvel's Runaways,
Episode 11: Nickel and Diming
November 19th, 2017
1 hr 9 mins
artemis, battlefront ii, discovery, justice league, lorca, lord of the rings, lotr, orville, punisher, star trek continues, star wars tv show
SPOILERS – The Star Trek Discovery S1.E9 "Into the Forest I Go", and The Orville S1.E9 "Cupid's Dagger" are discussed. We chat about a new live-action Star Wars TV show, Lorca from an alternate universe. Ash a sleeper agent, Star Trek Continues adds closure, Justice League review held off, Marvel vs DC at the boxoffice, Battlefront II roasted. Picks: Lord of the Rings prequel, The Punisher and Artemis by Andy Weir
Episode 10: Meanwhile in Klingon Space
November 12th, 2017
1 hr 5 mins
baby driver, barry manilow, blindspot, dunkirk, enterprise incident, evan goldberg, geo storm, ghostbusters, jay & silent bob, l'rell, preacher, quantico, red dwarf, seth rogan, simon pegg, the boys, the post, thor ragnarok
SPOILERS – The Star Trek Discovery S1.E8, and The Orville S1.E8 are discussed. We discuss “Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum” as the away team visits Pahvo to find a way to identify invisible Klingon ships. The Orville's "Into the Fold" is also discussed as Dr Finn is lost on a vacation. We also chat about Thor: Ragnarok. Picks: Help us Nickname a Distant World and The Boys.