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The Return of The Incredible Hulk (1977)

September 4, 2019

Banner is still on the road, but this time he’s traveling with a friend: a case of the 5 o’clock shadow that simply can’t be beat… not even by THE HULK!

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in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about Robert Downey Jr.’s suits, Scarlet Letters title work, and mystery song cues

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in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about the sweatshop mentality of some effects studios, the animating career of Samati Boonchitsitsak, and the mysterious Grantland Gears

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IM114: Who Is the Iron, Man?

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!

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

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?

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!

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

IM109: Noise-Cancelling Headphones

in which Andy, Pete, and their guests – Rick and Julia Ingham from the Mad Max Minute – talk about how fast Iron Man and Iron Monger are flying, the payoff of the icing problem, and Tony’s hero shot by the moon

IM108: The Wallpaper Placement Podcast

in which Andy, Pete, and their guests – Rick and Julia Ingham from the Mad Max Minute – talk about ‘Die Hard 2’ and Looney Tunes nods, the lumbering qualities of the Iron Monger suit as it takes flight, and the fact that Pepper hasn’t moved at all

IM107: Let’s Torture Tony

in which Andy, Pete, and their guests – Rick and Julia Ingham from the Mad Max Minute – talk about our love and hate of the SUV’s escape, the idea of collateral damage, and a deleted scene with Rhodey driving in for an assist

IM106: A Grand God Erupting Like a Volcano From the Asphalt

in which Andy, Pete, and their guests – Rick and Julia Ingham from the Mad Max Minute – talk about how Iron Monger managed to burrow through the roof of the Section 16 lab into the parking lot, Stane’s cartoonish bad guy lines, and the Roxxon Corporation

IM105: Chain Forest

in which Andy, Pete, and our guests Joe and Andrew Darowski from The Protagonist Podcast and Disney Animation Minute Essentials Podcast talk about the appearance of Ironmonger in the comics and here, the various new HUDs, and the tragic end of some of our SHIELD agents

IM104: The Last Supper of Agents of SHIELD

in which Andy, Pete, and our guests Joe and Andrew Darowski from The Protagonist Podcast and Disney Animation Minute Essentials Podcast talk about Rhodey disrespecting Tony’s garage, the strangeness of Obadiah’s secret bad guy lair, and the Last Supper lineup of the SHIELD agents