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!
After talking Ant-Man, Star Wars Rewrites, and how cool of a name Zazie Beetz is, Will and Rob press some hot buttons as they tackle Movie and TV Controversies.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Sausage Party (2016)
00:02:00 - Dr. Doom Movie (Listener Mail)
00:08:25 - First Image of Zazie Beetz as Domino
00:11:50 - Ant-Man & the Wasp Production and Synopsis
00:15:00 - Star Wars Ep IX Rewrites
00:22:35 - HBO's Confederate (#NoConfederate)
00:29:00 - Movie and TV Controversies
01:07:30 - Fandom Menace
Will and Rob break down the events, trailers and news bestowed upon us by this year's San Diego Comic Con. Strap in!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Fanboys (2009)
00:01:20 - We Jinxed The Batman?
00:05:00 - New Bond Slated!
00:09:25 - Dunkirk Review & Christopher Nolan
00:18:00 - Recap & Cosplay
00:23:10 - Art Haul
00:28:00 - Inversus (Video Game)
NEWS & TRAILERS
00:30:30 - Spawn Movie Announced
00:34:25 - Dr. Doom in Development
00:36:30 - CW Superhero Shows
00:37:10 - Spoiler is in Young Justice Season 3
00:37:50 - Blade Runner 2049 Trailer
00:40:00 - Bright Trailer & David Ayer
00:43:20 - Kingsman 2 Trailer
00:44:45 - Ready Player One Trailer
00:48:30 - Aquaman & Justice League Panel
00:51:10 - Justice League Trailer
00:57:00 - DC Movie "Slate"
00:59:45 - Ant Man & The Wasp Casting
01:02:00 - Captain Marvel Developments
01:06:45 - Black Panther Panel
01:09:50 - Thor Ragnarok Trailer!
01:16:30 - Fandom Menace
Will and Rob have gone bananas for the rebooted Apes Franchise and Matt Reeves is here to deliver the final chapter in Caesar's Trilogy. Who wins the war? Is the third time even more of a charm? Are Apes destined to replace humanity...or performance capture?!
How Great Is: “War for the Planet of the Apes"!?
00:00:45 - Intro
00:06:00 - Apes Reboot Series Retrospective
00:15:00 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:23:30 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
01:15:40 - What's Next for Apes?
01:24:30 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
Will and Rob talk about wearing jeans at the beach, club etiquette (gay bar or otherwise), jinx the Batman movie, and talk news coming out of D23.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Star Wars Aftermath Book Trilogy
00:00:10 - Will's Wacky Personal Life
00:09:30 - Will watches more TV
00:15:00 - "Question Reality" Trope
00:18:55 - Batman Movie News (fingers crossed)
00:24:00 - D23 Convention (Convo Attempt #1)
00:30:00 - PHONE CALL!
00:48:00 - D23: The Incr2dibles
00:51:40 - D23: The Last Jedi Sizzle
01:00:10 - D23: Avengers Infinity War Panel
01:07:40 - Fandom Menace
Will and Rob turn the clock back to High School years to celebrate everyone's favorite Web-Head and his John Hughes fueled super heroics. Does the 6th Spidey Movie (and 2nd Reboot) deliver? Does Marvel make a Vulture Man work? Did Sony F#$& it up at all?
How Great Is: “Spider-Man: Homecoming"!?
00:00:30 - Intro
00:04:30 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:15:30 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
01:25:30 - What's Next for Spidey?
01:28:00 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
Will and Rob catch up on some TV Talk, dive into the filmography of Edgar Wright, and play 6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon to find a Fandom Menace. They also invent Sex Bop-It!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Drag Me to Hell (2009)
00:01:30 - NEW STUFF!
00:03:30 - Joan Lee Passes Away
00:07:00 - Rick & Morty Season 3 Trailer
00:12:45 - Will Catches up with The Flash (Season 3)
00:24:00 - Black Mirror Talk
00:30:00 - Edgar Wright!
00:55:30 - Baby Driver (Spoilers)
01:07:30 - Fandom Menace
Will & Rob get sucked into the worlds of Roald Dahl and Tim Burton, reenact the adventures of the Transformers & Deep Wang, and celebrate Homecoming by talking everything Spider-Man!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Spider-Man 3 (2007)
00:01:30 - Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Fascinates Us
00:07:00 - Edward Scissorhands Fascinates Will
00:11:00 - Will Describes the Average 10 Min of Transformers
00:22:00 - Spider-Man!
01:03:30 - Fandom Menace
Will & Rob interrupt their own show to talk the sudden Han Solo turmoil, delve into old Wonder Woman scripts and, just in time for everyones favorite Robots in Disguise, discuss the Transformers Franchise.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Transformers (2007)
00:03:45 - Han Solo Director News
00:17:00 - Joss Whedon's Wonder Woman Script
00:25:00 - Rob's Online Troubles
00:29:00 - Steven Spielberg's lack of Diversity
00:35:30 - The Transformers Franchise
00:57:20 - Fandom Menace
Will is officially back, Rob hates Birthday Cakes for some reason, and there is a lot of random news to catch up on. Tune in as the Upside Fans reunite.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Clown (2014) & Alice Sweet Alice (1976)
00:00:10 - Will is Officially Back!
00:07:10 - Rob's Issues
00:18:30 - Mark Hamill's thoughts on Old Luke
00:27:00 - Valerian!?
00:31:00 - Kingsman 2
00:34:00 - Cloak & Dagger aka Blanket Body & Light Girl
00:35:15 - New Hellboy!?
00:37:45 - Black Panther Poster & Trailer
00:42:30 - Post Infinity War Marvel Plans
00:47:00 - Justice League News
00:50:00 - Patty Jenkins not signed for Wonder Woman 2?
00:51:40 - R.I.P. Adam West
00:56:00 - Catching up on Will's Media
01:04:30 - Fandom (mini)Menaces