Spoilers: This week we cover the Star Trek: Discovery S1E11 “The Wolf Inside” – where Bernham and Ash meet with rebels and Tilly tries to help Stamuts. We follow up on X-Files, Salem, Deadpool, Shazam, Star Wars Rebels, the Walking Dead shows, the Tick, and Wakanda. We discuss the eleventh episode of Discovery, which confirms some fan theories and surprises. We also discuss the Blade Runner 2049 Blue Ray and the state of online movie providers. Picks: Voldemort: Origins of the Heir, Black Lightning series premiere. Stay tuned to the After Show for the list of top dog names in Toronto.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Spoiler: This week we cover the Orville S1E11 “New Dimensions”. We start off discussing Mia Kirshner’s #afterMeToo, Mia Kirshner, 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.
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.
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,