Rob continues to steer the ship Upside (and nail it with segways) with Nick just in time for the Star Wars Celebration Convention. Also there's a new teaser for The Last Jedi. So that needs talkin'.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Star Wars - The Clone Wars (2008)
00:01:10 - RIP Racist Bond Character
00:02:14 - Jude Law is Dumbledore
00:07:12 - Josh Brolin is Cable in Deadpool 2
00:11:35 - Thor: Ragnarok Teaser!
00:18:00 - Star Wars Celebration!!!
00:31:00 - The Last Jedi Teaser (Plus WILL's Thoughts)
00:54:00 - The Fandom Menace
Will has vanished, paving the way for the return of H.R. Shadows in a exploration of shark movies, the better Schumacher Batman villain, and, because you've always wanted it, a 30 minute conversation about Brendan Fraser.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Monkeybone (2001)
00:00:10 - Episode 3 of the Robside Fans!
00:03:50 - Rob Reviews "The Shallows"
00:13:00 - Schumacher Batman Hot Takes
00:15:00 - Listener Questions
00:23:00 - Brendan Fraser (no...really)
00:54:00 - The Fandom Menace
Lots of Trailers to catch up on and the Upside Fans are here to give their thoughts. Then a breakdown of one storytelling's most famous tropes, "The Chosen One."
This Week’s Fandom Menace: The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
00:00:50 - Ramblings and "Trailer Talk"
00:03:40 - Justice League Trailer
00:07:30 - Spider-Man Homecoming Trailer
00:18:25 - IT Remake Trailer
00:25:10 - War for the Planet of the Apes Trailer
00:35:00 - The Chosen One Trope
00:54:30 - The Fandom Menace
The Upside Fans talk Saban's Power Rangers, Flat Earth theories, and Gerard Butler as an Egyptian god.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Gods of Egypt (2016)
00:00:30 - Yeti the Musical & Theme Park Rides
00:08:30 - Saban's Power Rangers Review!
00:25:00 - Flat Earth and Other Conspiracies
01:04:45 - The Fandom Menace
Disney gives a Tale as Old as Time the live action treatment, delivering singing plates, moody dog monsters and Gaston. Does this adaptation capture the magic (and music) of the original?
How Great Is: “Beauty & the Beast”!?
00:00:30 - Intro
00:04:50 - History with the Original
00:12:00 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:17:25 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
00:50:00 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
Will starts to understand reality television, Rob may be vindicated in his Star Wars speculation, and both fans discuss Gay Characters, TV Shows with narratives that lead into movies, and a soft spot for the Power Rangers.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995)
00:01:30 - The Bachelor and Reality TV
00:14:00 - Beauty & the Beast and Gay Characters
00:21:45 - Matrix "Reboot"
00:29:40 - John Boyega hints Star Wars Romance?
00:32:15 - Power Rangers & Nostalgia for Dumb Things
00:41:40 - TV Shows that run into Movies
00:58:00 - The Fandom Menace
Grievances are aired by calling out the pretentious film community, women are celebrated, and debates are had about giant monkeys.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Hansel and Gretel - Witch Hunters (2013)
00:03:30 - "Real" Movie Rant
00:15:45 - Thor: Ragnarok Photos and News
00:21:50 - Star Wars Speculation: Romance in Episode 8 & Upcoming Trailer
00:31:40 - International Women's Day: Movie Edition
00:45:00 - Kong: Skull Island (Non-Spoilers)
00:56:40 - The Fandom Menace
After facing masters of magnetism, robot samurais and amnesia bullets, Hugh Jackman is back for one final ride as Wolverine. Does Hugh bring on the berserker rage? Does X-23 steal the show? Does Professor X walk again!*
How Great Is: “Logan”!?
*Spoilers: He does not walk again.
00:00:20 - Intro
00:02:30 - Recap (X-Men/Wolverine Movies)
00:07:30 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:17:00 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
00:52:30 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
Lots of trailers and news to talk about and the Upside Fans are here to talk about it. Also a breakdown of the hilarious Oscar controversy and a look at R-Rated Comic Book Movies to celebrate Logan.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: 30 Days of Night (2007)
00:03:00 - Movie Trailers!
00:16:00 - Aquaman Test Footage
00:18:00 - Laika's Travis Knight for Bumblebee?
00:21:50 - Get Out's RT Score & Rotten Tomatoes
00:24:25 - Post Oscar Talk
00:28:00 - The Best Picture Mix-Up!
00:38:30 - R-Rated Comic Book Movies
01:02:00 - The Fandom Menace
Jordan Peele has gifted us with an incredible directorial debut and the Upside Fans are here to talk about it. PLUS, some talk on the Academy Awards and where Genre and Superhero movies fit in the mix.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Real Steel (2011)
00:03:00 - Matt Reeves Bat on Board!
00:05:30 - Inhumans Casting News
00:14:20 - Gad vs Ridley Finale
00:20:00 - Han Solo Movie Cast Photo
00:27:00 - GET OUT Review (No Spoilers)
00:37:00 - Academy Awards and "Oscar Movies"
00:53:00 - Rob Guesses the Best Picture Noms
01:00:00 - The Fandom Menace