SquabbleCast – Minisode: “Bill”

SquabbleCast – Minisode: “Bill”

Returning guest James Blackwell joins Dave for a “Minisode” to discuss the career of the late and sorely-missed Bill Paxton.

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

The Chicago chaps return from across the pond to bid farewell to Bill Paxton, discuss the blossoming “Monsterverse” with Kong: Skull Island and Godzilla, and finish it up with a look at the recent career of one Kevin Smith.

CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

It’s the end of the world as we know it in this little-seen post-apocalyptic sci-fi flick from New Zealand. 

Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Cal is here to remind you of some badass 2016 flicks you may have missed or skipped altogether. 

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

You’ve read his Kong retrospective, now see if you agree with his review of the rebirth. Oscar makes his last trek to Skull Island for the return of the King. 


Movie Squabbles

SquabbleCast #27 with Steve Wang

SquabbleCast #27 with Steve Wang

For a very special SquabbleCast, Dave is joined by a real Hollywood pro; creature effects legend Steve Wang, responsible for the Predator and beyond. 

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Gaming Squabbles

GAMING GREATS: Space Quest I (1986)

GAMING GREATS: Space Quest I (1986)

Johnny Potoky blasts into the cosmos to revisit an old Amiga and Atari favourite. 

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TV Squabbles

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond BONUS: “The Flash vs. Arrow”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond BONUS: “The Flash vs. Arrow”

In a bonus cut taken from their Christmas episode, the boys chew over The CW’s Arrow and The Flash as the year draws to a close. 

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Best of the Rest

SquabbleCast #28: “Jason Lives”

SquabbleCast #28: “Jason Lives”

Horror fanboy Rod Petrie joins Dave for a Friday the 13th retrospective. When was the last time you visited Camp Crystal Lake? 

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Recent Posts

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #9: “John Hughes is Dead?!”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #9: “John Hughes is Dead?!”

Chicago’s finest return to put the career of the legendary John Hughes under the microscope. Turns out some of us thought he was still alive. If only, RJ, if only. 

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SquabbleCast #26: “Movies of 2016″

SquabbleCast #26: “Movies of 2016″

Ashley joins Dave on an inebriated post-Christmas celebration to discuss the cinematic highlights of 2016… as well as a few of the low lights.

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PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #8: “Best Christmas Movies Ever”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #8: “Best Christmas Movies Ever”

The boys are joined by a guest to discuss the best in Yuletide cinema. Did your favourite make the list? 

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PODCAST: Stuck! In the Longbox #7: “Doctor Strange(r) Things”

PODCAST: Stuck! In the Longbox #7: “Doctor Strange(r) Things”

Zayvier and Luca are on hand to give us an aural history of the Sorcerer Supreme, the one and only Doctor Strange, and also review the 2016 movie.

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SquabbleCast #25: “Pulp Heroes”

SquabbleCast #25: “Pulp Heroes”

Before DC… before Marvel… it was pure pulp! Oscar joins Dave to discuss The Rocketeer, the underrated twosome The Shadow and The Phantom, and the swashbuckling Zorro.

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VIDEO: Shooting the S#it Episode #2: “Straight-to-Video Sequels”

VIDEO: Shooting the S#it Episode #2: “Straight-to-Video Sequels”

Ross Hadlington returns to put more crummy entertainment through its paces. This time, the quagmire of straight-to-video sequels, including such franchises as From Dusk Till Dawn, Tremors and, um, Air Bud. 

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SquabbleCast – Minisode: “Bill”

SquabbleCast – Minisode: “Bill”

Returning guest James Blackwell joins Dave for a “Minisode” to discuss the career of the late and sorely-missed Bill Paxton.

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PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

The Chicago chaps return from across the pond to bid farewell to Bill Paxton, discuss the blossoming “Monsterverse” with Kong: Skull Island and Godzilla, and finish it up with a look at the recent career of one Kevin Smith.

read more

CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

It’s the end of the world as we know it in this little-seen post-apocalyptic sci-fi flick from New Zealand. 

read more

Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Cal is here to remind you of some badass 2016 flicks you may have missed or skipped altogether. 

read more

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

You’ve read his Kong retrospective, now see if you agree with his review of the rebirth. Oscar makes his last trek to Skull Island for the return of the King. 

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A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

Has Peter Jackson’s Kong aged well? Oscar finishes his retrospective with the divisive three-hour epic. 

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A Call to the Wild: Revisiting Mighty Joe Young (1998)

A Call to the Wild: Revisiting Mighty Joe Young (1998)

Joe gets a remake in this well-meaning live-action effort from Disney featuring the late, great Bill Paxton. Oscar gives it another look. 

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SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

Apparently, SOMEONE liked the 1976 King Kong remake. Dino De Laurentis makes that person very happy with a belated sequel.

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Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Kong enters the modern age in John Guillermin 70s blockbuster. Is it as bad as they say? Oscar treks to Skull Island once again to find out. 

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CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

King Kong gets a cuddlier rehash in his childhood favourite from the same creative team. 

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