December 19th, 2017 | Season 1 | 1 hr 11 mins
black lightning, blade runner, brazil, brick, caroline rhea, force awakens, geoff johns, george lucas, 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.
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
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!