Episode 55 – Absolute Candor

This week we review Star Trek Picard S01E04, Absolute Candor.

We fact check on Bill Pullman as Lone Star in Spaceballs. Also Cornel Sandurz as second in command. Santiago Cabrera plays multiple Emergency Holograms. Hugh is the Executive Director and the Romulin ex-Borg are in the Disordered Ward. Diana Muldhar plays Dr Miranda Jones in There is No  Truth in Beauty.  Jojo Rabbit was produced by Fox Searchlight.

Headlines: Birds of Prey is getting a new name, Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey. Parasite wins big at Oscars. Avengers: Endgame snub makes history. Kelly Marie Tran had more words at the Oscars than in Star Wars IX. Sony making mystery Marvel movie. Loki series picks up new star. Robert Pattinson’s Batman revealed in new teaser video.

Watch List: We have no idea what to make of this bonkers trailer for The Iron Mask. Locke and Key. Little America.

This week’s episode was edited using Ferrite Recording Studio on an iPad Pro with Apple Pencil.

 

The End is the Beginning

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.

 

#18 – Some Huge Bona Fides

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

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