What a Star Wars Spectacular this is! We start off this episode talking with Steele Saunders, of the fantastic Steele Wars podcast, at the 2017 LA Podcast Festival. From there, we go crazy. We viewed and reviewed The Last Jedi twice. We start off with the more reflective second viewing review, and finish it off with our HOT TAKE gut reaction review which is not as kind. It’s conflicting. It’s divisive. It’s The Last Jedi.
(00:00:24) Interview with Steele Saunders
(00:24:50) The Last Jedi 2nd Watch Review
(02:12:00) The Last Jedi Opening Night Review
3 franchises, 6 films, and this is where we are. Tom Holland showcased his capabilities in the role of Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War, but now he’s asked to carry a film on his Spider-Shoulders on his own (with a little help from Tony Stark).
(00:02:10) Film Discussion
(00:32:47) Final Rating
(00:36:22) Film Recommendations
(00:39:07) Spoiler Talk
Paul lost the Oscar predictions, so this is his punishment. Cody forces Paul to watch The Fate of the Furious.
(00:00:54) Film Discussion
(00:33:22) Final Rating
(00:38:27) Film Recommendations
(00:41:38) Spoiler Talk
Since we don’t know when we might get another Batman movie, we have to settle for the fun-filled world of Lego. The Lego Batman movie adds Michael Cera (Robin) and Zack Galifianakis (Joker) along with Will Arnett’s Batman, with some pleasant surprises along the way.
(00:01:12) Film Discussion
(00:17:58) Final Rating
(00:21:32) Film Recommendations