Posts tagged Marvel Cinematic Universe
Game of Strings
Good podcasters always pay their debts. For Remember When, that means we’re finally giving you what you’ve all been waiting for!
We’re heading to Westeros and taking a deep dive into Game of Thrones.
After several years of Parris’ urging to get on the bandwagon, Jay has finally (FINALLY) caught up on the show. He’s so eager to talk about it that we barely have time to do a show intro! We just jump right in.
We won’t lie: It’s an intense talk with some unexpected moments.
It took Jay a few attempts to get into the show, and you probably won’t be able to guess why. We rave about some of the best performances in the show, and it’s not just dominated by Peter Dinklage. And we talk about THAT MOMENT in Season 3, with The Wedding.
We don’t just cover individual episodes either. We talk about our crazy theories on how the show will end, and what’s in store for some of our favorite characters.
And the epic conversations don’t just stop at Dem Thrones! These past few weeks have given us a bevy of news from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. We’ve seen some of the first meaty scenes from Age of Ultron, we’ve seen the full roster of movies that’s coming for Phase 3…. and boy, are we giddy.
Cap 3. Civil War. The Infinity War. It’s just…. so beautiful. And we talk about them all, and how this giant story is about to get woven together.
There’s a lot of goodness in the show, if we say so ourselves!
If you’re enjoying our podcast, please send us a note and say Hi! We do this show out of passion for you, our listeners. Your positive comments, encouraging feedback, and multiple email messages asking if we’re dead are what help keep the show going. If you like Remember When, PLEASE let us know by joining our Facebook page and leaving a comment, or talking to us on Twitter at @rwpodcast.
0:00 to 38:48 – Game of Thrones, all four seasons spoiled
38:48 to end – Marvel Cinematic Universe, Phase 3, the Age of Ultron trailer, why DC must be crying in a corner, and the Great Geek Cinema Year That Will Be 2015.
Planes, Thrones, and Groot
Oh hai! We’re back, and we have so much good stuff for you. Episode 64 starts off with a trip down memory lane as we journey through another Great Movie Jay Has Never Seen. Planes, Trains, and Automobiles may not be the hallmark moment in the careers of John Candy and Steve Martin, but it’s certainly one of the movies that leaves a lasting impression!
With fresh eyes, Jay talks about his journey through this unique road trip flick and how it gave him a new appreciation for some of the comedic elements of these two actors.
After the appetizer, we deliver the main course of this episode… Guardians of the Galaxy! And almost a year after we started to see the first bits of this movie, we’re happy to report that Guardians has (mostly) exceeded our expectations. We’re giving you a lengthy look at Marvel’s latest piece in Phase 2. It feels like Firefly! GROOT! Chris Pratt is unstoppable, and holy cow, that voice acting from Bradley Cooper. Also, GROOT! But it’s not without its flaws, and we’re happy to talk about those at length too. Jay talks about the biggest hiccup for him, and Parris forecasts the next 10 years of Marvel movies.
But it doesn’t end there! Now that Marvel is doing SO well, it brings a Stark light (see what we did there?) onto the DC Universe. With such a rich set of characters and fun stuff, how can they be failing so hard? We give some honest feedback on their underperformance at this year’s Comic-Con and why DC needs to step up their game.
And as our show ends, Jay delivers a proposition that leaves Parris stunned. It’s the great Hulking of 2014. You won’t want to miss this, because it’s about to get … chilly…
Our show exists because of YOU, our listeners! Your positive comments, encouraging feedback, and multiple email messages asking if we’re dead are what help keep the show going. If you like Remember When, PLEASE let us know by joining our Facebook page and leaving a comment, or talking to us on Twitter at @rwpodcast.
0:00 to 19:28 – Starting up, and this week’s Great Movie Jay Has Never Seen
19:28 to 29:23 – Our farewell to Robin Williams
29:23 to 1:11:43 – Guardians of the Galaxy (spoilers on this, other recent Marvel movies, and mentions of DC Universe. Also, I am Groot). Various bits of minutia about TV shows, too!
1:11:43 to end – The Great Hulking of 2014 (super mild spoilers, but they’re from a few years ago)