This week we talk about childhood Christmas presents ranging from Thunderbirds toys to the Commodore 64. With a meander through the Action Man cartoon series and Spiderman/X-Men comics.
On this weeks episode we talk about Mystery Science Theater 3000 with specific reference to the Season 9 episode Gorgo. Other things that come up include the Gorgo tie-in comic book series by Steve Ditko, Rifftrax and M. Night Shyamalan movies.
The second ‘Cultural Exchange’ episode. This week Alan listens to the
1999 album ‘I See A Darkness’ by Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy for the first
time. Also Skeleton Warriors and other mid-90s cartoons come up for
In the first of our Cultural Exchanges. Alan gets Patrick to read to a comic book for the first time in his life. The comic? Chew by John Laymen and Rob Guillory.
With Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles coming to Irish cinemas this week we return to the franchise to look at Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’s 2: The Secret of the Ooze. How does it stack up to the mulch-layered epic that was the original? What does Vanilla Ice add to the proceedings? All these questions and more are answered on this weeks podcast!
This week we talk around and about the Ghostbusters movies. Alan reads from the novelization of the original film and we accidentally confine Alfonso Ribeiro to a wheelchair. Also this podcast sees the return of stereotypical accent time.
This week on the show we talk about the Star Trek Next Gen cast movies. With a little bit of a diversion on why one of us hates Voyager. We also talk about Spiderman Universe and a little bit about NXT as our hosts share their similar-but-different passions of wrestling and comics.