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Murder on the Orient Express

June 20, 2019

How does Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot compare to the many other actors who have played him? Is this version a better adaptation than Kenneth Branagh’s? Why was Ingrid Bergman singled out as Best Supporting Actress? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more.

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The Film Board

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

May 14, 2019

You may or may not have a connection to the world of the pocket monsters affectionately called Pokémon, but this month The Film Board is following its new movie in theaters that seeks to sate the adorable appetites of fans young and old in Pokémon Detective Pikachu.

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Trailer Rewind

Jonathan

June 18, 2019

If your birthday is in June, you’re a Gemini. As a special treat for our Gemini listeners we are talking about twins this month. Ansel Elgort plays both John and Jonathan in this under the radar film from first time director Bill Oliver.

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Marvel Movie Minute

IM119: Nerdspeak

By Pete Wright | June 20, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about the credit animation sequence, bust out some SHIELD acronyms, and bid adieu to our top-billed actors

IM118: I Am Iron Man

By Pete Wright | June 19, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about breaking comic book history, Black Sabbath’s Iron Man, and Kevin Feige’s rise in the Marvel ranks

IM117: Snarky With Intent

By Pete Wright | June 18, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about Christine Everhart’s stoic stance, Tony’s ‘fantastic’ reaction to her, and Rhodey’s frustration with dealing with Tony yet again

IM116: The Star Wars/Muppets Cinematic Universe

By Pete Wright | June 17, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about subverting expectations of our superheroes, improvised conversations, and Favreau’s comedic twists

IM115: Just Call Us S.H.I.E.L.D.

By Pete Wright | June 14, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest – Niall McGowan from Bat Minute – talk about the nod to the bodyguard story from the comics, the scripted absence of Coulson, and Agent Coulson’s first rodeo

IM114: Who Is the Iron, Man?

By Pete Wright | June 13, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest – Niall McGowan from Bat Minute – talk about the newspaper photo of Iron Man, the hero’s rebirth, and Agent Coulson’s return

IM113: Alright, everyone – pizza time!

By Pete Wright | June 12, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest – Niall McGowan from Bat Minute – talk about Tony’s heroic moment of self-sacrifice, the death of Obadiah Stane, and the ever popular use of the Giant Sky Beam

IM112: Hot Pockets

By Pete Wright | June 11, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest – Niall McGowan from Bat Minute – talk about Jeff Bridges’ moment of zen meditation on set, Pepper’s smarts at overloading the reactor, and Stane’s villain monologuing

IM111: Can you pass me the Pepper?

By Pete Wright | June 10, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest – Niall McGowan from Bat Minute – talk about how the glass entrance at the front of the building got shattered, the possible silliness of Iron Man leaping onto Iron Monger’s back to rip out some wires, and a possible Batman inspiration for the HUD

IM110: Ice Try!

By Pete Wright | June 7, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and their guests – Rick and Julia Ingham from the Mad Max Minute – talk about falling from 81,000 feet, Adi Granov’s hero poses, and the reasons Tony is a superhero

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