This week we review Star Trek: Picard S01E06 – The Impossible Box
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This week we break down Picard S01E03 The End is the Beginning. We follow up on The Five Doctors, Spaceballs, Dr Who, Altered Carbon and Syndrome from The Incredibles. An animatronic Spider-Man will soon swing over Disneyland. Footage from lost Star Wars series surfaces. Mad Max 5 in the works? OG Marvel director in talks for Doctor Strange 2. Disney+ reveals premiere dates. Lightning McQueen signs on for Loki. Ron Howard teases Willow Disney+ series. Marvel teases Falcon and Winter Solider, Wandavision, and Loki on Disney+. Hulu targeting 2021 for international rollout, says Disney CEO. Disney+ has surpassed 28 million subscribers since launch. All of Lost will stream for free on Amazon’s IMDb TV streaming service. Watch List: Star Fleet forecast, Kevin Smith Reviews Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker, The Captain’s Assistant, Star Wars #2.
We discuss Star Trek: Picard S01E02, Maps and Legends. Fact Check: TV Show Revolution, Dahj can’t dodge, Seattle, Fractal Neuronic Cloning, The Expanse, and David Tennant as The Doctor. Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ show on hold. Hey, want another reason to hate Rise of Skywalker? Howard the Duck shot down. Sarah Connor won’t be back. Apple, Netflix eye MGM assets. Space Force or Starfleet? You decide. CBS All Access serves ads, but not content, to Linux users. Doctor Who – S12 E05 – Fugitive of the Judoon. Watch List: Altered Carbon: Season 2, Star Trek The Next Generation – S02E06 Measure of a Man, Avenue 5 (HBO), Toy Story 3 IRL, Real Lawyer Reacts to Star Trek TNG Measure of a Man.
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 Kuehlein 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