Its Halloween Month as SPOOKTEMBER begins! We start out a month of horrors and scares by diving into the "true stories" that inspire our favorite horror films.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: The Strangers (2008)
00:00:00 - SPOOKTEMBER BEGINS!
00:04:00 - Will Questions Life
00:05:35 - Pitching a "Podcast" Horror Movie
00:09:30 - The themes of "It Follows"
00:16:30 - The "True Events" of Horror Movies
01:02:00 - Who is Accountable for "True Events"
01:09:14 - Fandom Menace
Rob and Will bring two different movie reviews to the table this week and follow up with some James Bond talk.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Spectre (2015)
00:02:35 - Will saw the Lego Ninjago Movie
00:15:10 - Rob saw Kingsman 2
00:29:45 - James Bond Stuff
00:58:00 - Fandom Menace
While Rob reveals his obsession with Dunston Checks In, Will tries to keep things on track by talking news of the new Hellboy movie and JJ Abrams as a director. But who cares, cause of ISIS and North Korea.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
00:00:10 - Where do Flies come From?
00:04:10 - Dunston Checks In & Other Monkey News
00:11:00 - Hellboy Movie News
00:23:00 - JJ Abrams Directing Star Wars Episode 9
00:36:30 - JJ Abrams Movies
00:56:30 - Fandom Menace
Will and Rob travel to the town of Derry, Maine to witness the 2017 Silver Screen treatment of a Stephen King, Horror Classic. Was this new version done justice? Are we afraid of clowns now? Did we float? Well come on and listen, and you'll float too.
How Great Is: “IT"!?
00:00:30 - Intro
00:01:30 - History w/ IT
00:08:30 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:16:30 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
00:59:00 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
Will and Rob talk the Lucasfilm's Director woes and the digital age (and what it means for Physical Media).
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Death Note (2017)
00:00:30 - Rob's Back and Follows Up
00:07:00 - Trouble for Trevorrow
00:25:30 - Disney Pulls out of Netflix
00:31:20 - Is Digital Killing Physical Media?
01:11:30 - Fandom Menace
With Rob absent, Will talks Video Games with Indie Game Creator Alex Kubodera (Co-Creator of the upcoming Death's Gambit), discussing our memorable gaming moments, the art of game design and industry trends.
Follow Death's Gambit: http://www.deathsgambit.com/
Will and Rob talk their marriage plans then get back on track to talk the complicated journey from screenplay to screen.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Victor Frankenstein (2015)
00:00:10 - Uh Oh...
00:06:00 - Marriage
00:19:00 - Scripts and Screenwriting
00:46:30 - Fandom Menace
Will and Rob continue to yell at each other about why they like things. Also some chat about the "Golden Age" of Television and mixed feelings on Obi-Wan.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Teen Titans Go!
00:00:34 - Netflix's Defenders (Partial Review)
00:07:10 - "Golden Age" of TV
00:16:30 - Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie?
00:31:20 - How we Approach Fandoms
01:07:00 - Fandom Menace
Things get heated, both in sexy and aggressive* ways. Rob and Will discuss sex in TV and movies, complete with a debate on the rating systems/restrictions on our movies. But no matter what, they love Porgs.
*Aggressive as in even more sexy.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Sex Drive (2008)
00:03:30 - Star Wars Entertainment Weekly Pics
00:18:45 - Netflix's "Love"
00:24:00 - Sex
00:46:40 - Rating Systems/Restrictions
01:23:20 - Fandom Menace
The Upside Fans are finally proud to announce the debut of their first (but certainly not last) Fan Commentary!
The Galactic Civil War between Rob & Will finally comes to a head as they delve into Rogue One, tackling Star Wars canon, debating character depth, and drooling over Vader.
Cue up your Blue-Rays or Netflix to listen along (or just listen as an extra long episode) and enjoy!