October 15th, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 1 min
13th warrior, benjamin wallfisch, blade runner, blade runner 2049, brazil, denis villeneuve, director’s cut, electric dreams, evan puschak, for the love of spock, galaxy quest, go set a watchman, hans zimmer, justin long, jóhann jóhannsson, lena headey, mackenzie davis, malcolm gladwell, morena baccarin, nerdwriter1, pacific rim uprising, philip k. dick, rekha sharma, replicas, savage dragon, star wars, the fifth element, the last jedi trailer, the maltese falcon, the naked sun, the robot series, tusk, vangelis
SPOILERS – The Star Trek Discovery S1.E4, and The Orville S1.E5 are discussed. We run the fact check on our own Episode 3. We follow with a Spoiler-Free review of Blade Runner 2049. We also follow up on the Blade Runner as film noir, the origin of "Director's Cut" and the official trailer for Star Wars - The Last Jedi. We discuss some new characters and some losses in Star Trek: Discovery - Episode 4 - "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry". After Trek brings us some new tidbits to chat about. We also discuss The Orville - Episode 5 - "Pria" which reunites Seth McFarland and Charlize Theron. Picks: Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams, Pacific Rim Uprising, Replicas and Savage Dragon #227.
October 9th, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 58 secs
alien, black badges, blade runner, cbsaa, dr who, event horizon, firefly, harrison ford, jpk, kevin smith, mockingbird, rekha sharma, ryan gosling, space channel, starlost, the orville
SPOILERS – The Star Trek Discovery S1.E3, and The Orville S1.E4 are discussed. This week answer our premier #askSpock about the lack of female leads in TOS. Jonathan Kuehleien joins us for a live fact check of our second episode. We discuss Blade Runner as an example of film noir. Star Trek Discovery's premier set Canadian broadcast records. We take a deep dive into Discovery Episode 3: “Context is for Kings” and The Orville Episode 4: “If the Stars Should Appear”. Picks: Blade Runner 2049
October 1st, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 18 mins
after trek, beacon, big bang theory, binary stars, captain philippa georgiou, cbs allaccess, chris hardwick, federation, james frain, jj abrams, klingon, matt mira, michael burnham, michelle yeoh, peter griffin, saru, sonequa martin-green, space channel, t’kuvma, u.s.s. shenzhou, voq, vulcan hello
Spoilers - The Star Trek Discovery S1.E1 & S1.E2, and The Orville S1.E3 are discussed. We start off this week reviewing the fact check for Episode 1. We discuss posts by Joseph Mizzolli on winding down production of Dark Matter. We discuss The Vulcan Hello & Battle At The Binary Stars which both premiered on broadcast TV and CBS AllAccess. Tim discusses the premier of After Trek, hosted by Matt Mira. We discuss the third episode, About A Girl, of The Orville. Picks: Star Trek Discovery Badge & Lapel pin, Honest Trailers - Star Trek: The Next Generation.
September 23rd, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 19 mins
alicia vikander, arnold schwarzenegger, big bang theory, blade runner, diana muldaur, enterprise, for all mankind, i robot, issac azimov, jon bernthal, kingsway, lara croft, lena headey, leonard nimoy, linda hamilton, rhona mitra, sarah conner, the punisher, tng, tos
We start in discussing the HiDef versions of Star Trek The Next Generation done in 2012. Linda Hamilton may return to the next Terminator movie. Alicia V will portray Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider reboot. Netflix is bringing the Punisher to TV. We follow up on Michael. We discuss the second episode of The Orville and the cancellation of Dark Matter, and the fan outcry!
September 17th, 2017 | Season 1 | 55 mins
admiral halsey, adrianne palicki, alara kitan, apollo, bortus, china, dark matter, denise crosby, ed mercer, enterprise, firefly, galaxy quest, gordon malloy, halston sage, issac, j. lee, jj abrams, john lamarr, kanye, kelly grayson, lurch, mark jackson, paul mccartney, peter macon, pink floyd, ron howard, scott grimes, seth macfarland, smithsonian, star wars ix, stormtrooper, the adams family, the orville, the wall, victor garber, watergate
This week we followup on which actor played Lurch in the Adam's Family, 1960's vs 1990's versions. We also discuss the Elaan of Troyius and a comparison of the HD effects update. The Orville has debuted and we breakdown the first episode which sets up the show. In the after show we discuss JJ Abrams set to to direct Star Wars IX.
September 9th, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 58 secs
aaron ashmore, alien, andromeda, continuum, dark matter, eric mccormack, fan expo 2017, firefly, galaxy quest, gene roddenberry, genesis 2, gomez adams, halt and catch fire, ian holm, inhumans, iwan rhoen, john astin, killjoys, matt smith, michelle yeoh, midseason finale, patty duke, sean astin, showcase, smallville, sonequa martin-green, space tv, star trek, star wars, the doctor, the walking dead, travellers
In our first semiofficial episode we delve into what we think Star Trek: Discover will bring to the Star Trek universe. Tim also regales us with his chance meeting with The Doctor, Matt Smith, at Fan Expo Canada 2017 in Toronto. Why we pay so much for autographs and fan photos. Other star sightings and features of Fan Expo are covered as well. As usual, Jaime and Tim discuss various Sci-Fi franchises and actors. Tim answers whether the original 1960's Star Trek is his favorite series.
September 2nd, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 9 mins
discovery, star trek discovery
This is preview of a conversation between Jaime Lopez Jr and Tim Mitra. This is the style of conversation. We will begin the actual episodes after the debut on September 24, 2017.