REVIEW: Security (2017)

REVIEW: Security (2017)

Antonio Banderas falls ever further into DTV land with this Die Hard-esque action thriller. But is it better than you’d assume? Cal gives it a chance. 

CULT CORNER: The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

CULT CORNER: The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

Vincent Price delivers one of this most memorable performances in this pulpy cult classic. Richard gives it another look.

PODCAST: 6 in 15 #4: “Ben Wheatley Scenes”

PODCAST: 6 in 15 #4: “Ben Wheatley Scenes”

Dylan returns for another 15 minutes of deliberation to pick his top 6 Ben Wheatley scenes… which is pretty impressive considering he’s made less than 10 films.

Gilfriend in a Coma: Revisiting The Big Sick

Gilfriend in a Coma: Revisiting The Big Sick

Stand-up comedian and podcaster Kumail Nanjiani makes the big leap to leading man status in this critically-acclaimed romcom. Cal tells us why it is better than the genre deserves.

GAMING GREATS: Assassin’s Creed: Origins (2017)

GAMING GREATS: Assassin’s Creed: Origins (2017)

After ten years and one underperforming motion picture, is Rod still a willing Assassin? He checks out the latest entry in the storied franchise.


Movie Squabbles

VIDEO: SquabbleCast Illustrated: “The Batman Quartet”

VIDEO: SquabbleCast Illustrated: “The Batman Quartet”

Oscar joins Dave in this classic from the archives to discuss the original four Batman movies. 

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Gaming Squabbles

GAMING GREATS: Dead Rising 2 (2010)

GAMING GREATS: Dead Rising 2 (2010)

Rod goes after the undead in this sequel to Capcom’s OTHER zombie franchise. 

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TV Squabbles

PODCAST: Beam Me Up, Scotty #4: “Discovering Discovery”

PODCAST: Beam Me Up, Scotty #4: “Discovering Discovery”

Scotty returns from the Neutral Zone to discuss Starfleet’s latest television series with Dave, Star Trek: Discovery.  The timeline, the characters, the Klingons. It’s all here in the first of (presumably) many Discovery conversations. 

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Best of the Rest

REVIEW: Justice League (2017)

REVIEW: Justice League (2017)

Is DC’s first superhero team-up worthy of its rotten Tomato score? Cal swoops in to suggest pro-Marvel bias might be to blame. 

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Recent Posts

VIDEO: 30 Years of Star Trek: The Next Generation

VIDEO: 30 Years of Star Trek: The Next Generation

Scott “Scotty” Hadlington is our host to cover three decades of Picard and co. in this exhaustive TNG retrospective. 

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SquabbleCast #32: “Mr. Romero”

SquabbleCast #32: “Mr. Romero”

Dylan Spicer returns to the podcasting fold to join Dave in bidding farewell to zombie godfather George A. Romero.

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PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #11: “Is Wonder Woman DC’s Iron Man?”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #11: “Is Wonder Woman DC’s Iron Man?”

Pond returns with host Johnny and new recruit Ryan Casey to discuss the DCEU’s first true hit with Wonder Woman. Is it their Iron Man?

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SquabbleCast #31: “Damn Dirty Apes”

SquabbleCast #31: “Damn Dirty Apes”

With the simians’ latest chapter in cinemas, Oscar joins Dave for a trip to the Planet of the Apes! 

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VIDEO: SquabbleCast Illustrated: “You’re Terminated, F*cker!”

VIDEO: SquabbleCast Illustrated: “You’re Terminated, F*cker!”

In our first video and podcast crossover, a classic from the archives is reborn as Dave is joined by Ashley and Scott to revisit James Cameron’s 1984 sci-fi gem.

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REVIEW: Security (2017)

REVIEW: Security (2017)

Antonio Banderas falls ever further into DTV land with this Die Hard-esque action thriller. But is it better than you’d assume? Cal gives it a chance. 

read more

CULT CORNER: The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

CULT CORNER: The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

Vincent Price delivers one of this most memorable performances in this pulpy cult classic. Richard gives it another look.

read more

PODCAST: 6 in 15 #4: “Ben Wheatley Scenes”

PODCAST: 6 in 15 #4: “Ben Wheatley Scenes”

Dylan returns for another 15 minutes of deliberation to pick his top 6 Ben Wheatley scenes… which is pretty impressive considering he’s made less than 10 films.

read more

Gilfriend in a Coma: Revisiting The Big Sick

Gilfriend in a Coma: Revisiting The Big Sick

Stand-up comedian and podcaster Kumail Nanjiani makes the big leap to leading man status in this critically-acclaimed romcom. Cal tells us why it is better than the genre deserves.

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GAMING GREATS: Assassin’s Creed: Origins (2017)

GAMING GREATS: Assassin’s Creed: Origins (2017)

After ten years and one underperforming motion picture, is Rod still a willing Assassin? He checks out the latest entry in the storied franchise.

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A Fuller Vision: Revisiting American Gods – Season 1

A Fuller Vision: Revisiting American Gods – Season 1

Richard tucks into this latest glossy fantasy series from Bryan Fuller and Neil Gaiman. Did it do the book justice?

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CULT CORNER: Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

CULT CORNER: Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Is John Carpenter’s low-budget siege thriller still a nail-biting experience over forty years later?

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SEQUELISED: Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

SEQUELISED: Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

Richard almost commits seppuku with one of the worst sequels ever made. 

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The Year That Was: A 2017 Movie Wrap-Up

The Year That Was: A 2017 Movie Wrap-Up

Cal still isn’t done with 2017. Here’s his picks for the best and worst of last year’s movies.

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CULT CORNER: Highlander (1986)

CULT CORNER: Highlander (1986)

There can be only one… but there were about ten of the bleeders! Richard goes back to the Highlands for a cult classic. 

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