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Pop Culture Nerds Love

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English


Episodes

426: Rising to the Occasion

3/2/2021
It's time for another new episode of The Flickcast. The pop culture podcast about stuff nerds love. This week it's Episode 426: Rising to the Occasion. On this episode Chris and Joe are back discussing a bunch of new (and old) topics. Some of these include the latest episode of WandaVision, the new trailer for Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead, DC's Titans television series, the new Superman and Lois series, inappropriate humor, rising to the occasion and a whole lot more. It's another big...

Duration:01:02:05

425: Living In A Society

2/22/2021
It's time for another new episode of The Flickcast. The pop culture podcast about stuff nerds love. This week it's Episode 425: Living In a Society. On the episode Chris and Joe are back on their bullshit and discussing a bunch of new topics. Some of these include the recent crisis in Texas, the latest episode of WandaVision, the new trailer for Zack Snyder's Justice League, the reboot of Mortal Kombat, the great South Korean sci-fi epic Space Sweepers, DC's "adult" version of Titans, proper...

Duration:01:05:22

424: Truth And Consequences

2/15/2021
It's time for brand new episode of The Flickcast podcast. We promise it's not quite as lengthy as last week, so don't worry. We realize some of you may have short attention spans. But when we've got something to say, we say it. Even if it takes an hour and a half to do it. That's just how the world works sometimes. This week's episode of the podcast, however, is shorter, but still manages to pack in all kids of stuff. Some of the stuff include the recent Joss Whedon and Gina Carano...

Duration:01:07:02

423: Here Comes the Juice!

2/8/2021
Welcome back to a brand new episode of The Flickcast. Episode 423: Here Comes the Juice! This week Chris and Joe dive right back into it. First up is WandaVision where they provide insight and analysis of episode 5 of the Marvel/Disney+, where the show might go from here and that very interesting character who popped in at the end. They've got some pretty wild theories, but they just might turn out the be correct. We'll know soon enough. Then, the boys shift gears to talk about the last two...

Duration:01:38:39

422: Having a Puppers

2/1/2021
The new year continues, and to keep the celebration going, here's another new episode of The Flickcast. The hits just keep on coming! On this week's episode Chris and Joe continue their deep dive into the Marvel/Disney+ show WandaVision and discuss their personal theories about the characters, what's happening on the show and where it's all going. They also discuss Chris' new favorite show Letterkenny, which Joe recommended to him (and you) during last week's episode. In addition, the boys...

Duration:01:20:49

421: Happy New Year, Finally

1/25/2021
That's right, it's a new year and another new episode of The Flickcast. Let's keep it rolling! Even though we've dropped a few episodes this year already, we never really got a chance to say "Happy New Year" yet (or did we?). So anyway, here it is . . . and what a new year it's turned out to be. Things are definitely looking up! On this week's show Chris and Joe go deep into the new Marvel/Disney+ show WandaVision and discuss their personal theories about the characters, what's happening on...

Duration:01:18:21

420: Popping Smoke

1/18/2021
Hello! It's a new year and another brand new episode of The Flickcast to keep things going.. To commemorate the second episode of 2021 and the second (in a row!) episode that Joe has been able to be on, the boys stick to the basics and talk about some new and recurring topics. Some of these include the battle between art and commerce, HBOs' Westworld, The Mandalorian, the latest season of Star Trek: Discovery and the amazing new season of The Expanse. It's another big show. Let's keep 2021...

Duration:01:10:06

419: 2021 Coming In Hot!

1/11/2021
Happy New Year to one and all! Yes, you can still say that even if it's already January 11th. A new year and a brand new episode of The Flickcast to start things off right. Hell, we all need some good things in the world right now, right? So, we'll do what we can to bring one to you. To start off this first episode of 2021 Chris and Joe get back into it and talk about some old stuff and some new stuff. Some of the old and new stuff includes discussions about the recent Warner Bros./HBO Max...

Duration:01:01:07

418: 2020 Didn’t Totally Suck with Guest Rick Marshall

12/21/2020
Hello and welcome to a brand new episode of The Flickcast. A pop culture podcast about stuff nerds love. On this week's show Joe is, unfortunately, away so Chris is joined (once again) by Rick Marshall of Digital Trends to talk about all sorts of amazing things. Some of these amazing things include the recent HBOMax/Warner Bros announcement, some favorites from all the latest Marvel, Disney and Star Wars news and what they're looking forward to in 2021. And yes, they also discuss how 2020...

Duration:00:55:29

417: ‘Twas the Week Before Christmas with Guest Dave Caolo

12/14/2020
Yes, Christmas is just around the corner. Not only do you get a brand new episode of The Flickcast this week but next week it's Christmas and you get a visit from Santa, assuming you're on the "good" list and not the "naughty" one. No judgements either way, though. You do you. On this week's show Chris and Joe are joined by guest Dave Caolo of the Home Work podcast and Table Top Hero to talk about working at home, ways to ensure mindfulness during these stressful times, Dungeons & Dragons...

Duration:00:55:57

416: Saving the World with Guest Ashley Warren

12/7/2020
Welcome to a brand new episode of The Flickcast, a pop culture podcast about stuff nerds love. On this week's show Chris welcomes guest Ashley Warren to talk about a whole bunch of stuff they love. A small example of this includes writing and her writing process, her love for Dungeons & Dragons, what it means to be a DM's Guild Adept, working from home, creating official D&D content, saving the world and a whole lot more. It's a big episode chock full of insights, thoughts and ideas. Plus,...

Duration:00:35:34

415: Giving Thanks

11/30/2020
It's that time again. Time for a brand new episode of The Flickcast. This week we're doing our "Being Thankful" episode just in time for the Monday following Thanksgiving. Better late than never, right? Plus, it is Cyber Monday, after all. So . . . On this week's episode Chris and Joe talk about, you guessed it, what they're thankful for this year and in general. Naturally, the talk turns to various films, television and pop culture and, sadly, spills over onto COVID a bit too. What did you...

Duration:00:43:50

414: Deep Diving Into Ridley Scott

11/23/2020
This week's episode is another Deep Dive where we go, well, deep into the body of work and life of a particular creator. This week's subject is Director and Producer Ridley Scott. whose career has been quite interesting, to say the least. His somewhat eclectic roster of films including Alien, Blade Runner, Legend, Back Hawk Down, Thelma and Louise, Gladiator and The Martian demonstrate his keen sense of style and storytelling prowess. His films have been lauded as groundbreaking and...

Duration:00:49:05

413: The Origin Story

11/16/2020
It's a brand new episode of The Flickcast and on this one Chris and Joe move into a different dimension: time. That's right, time. As in they go back in time . . . back to the beginning. If you've ever wondered how it all started and what shaped and created our intrepid hosts, then you're in for a treat. This is that story. But don't worry. There's no radioactive spiders, fleeing far away planets right before they explode or parents being killed in an alley next to a movie theater. And...

Duration:00:58:27

412: Deep Diving Into David Lynch

11/9/2020
On this episode Chris and Joe move on from development hell into the virtual Hell-on-Earth often created by visionary director David Lynch. This is the first of a new series where the boys go deep into the work and career of a specific artist and discuss their style, technique and what makes their work resonate with audiences. Lynch's films and television achievements include Eraserhead, Dune, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive and the groundbreaking television series Twin Peaks. All of these,...

Duration:00:33:07

411: Making the Donuts

11/2/2020
On this episode Chris and Joe move on from Horror and Halloween into a hell of a different kind: development. That's right, this week the boys go deep into the filmmaking process and discuss how the sausage is made. In fact, they even talk about what's inside the sausage before it gets stuffed into those tasty tubes. Damn, now we want sausage. Or donuts. That metaphor works too. Anyway, this week's episode gets into all the aspects of filmmaking including the development and pre-production...

Duration:00:46:49

410: Talking Horror With Scott Weinberg

10/26/2020
On this episode Chris and Joe once again dive into a subject they don't discuss very often: horror movies. That's right, in honor of Halloween coming up this weekend, the boys talk about some of their favorite horror films, what they like and don't like about the genre and generally what scares them. But, to be honest, they're not experts on horror movies. Fortunately, they've brought in a very special guest to help: Scott Weinberg. That's right, noted film critic, podcaster, producer and...

Duration:00:47:02

409: Still Trekking After All These Years

10/19/2020
On this episode Chris and Joe tackle a subject they don't discuss very often: horror movies. That's right, in honor of it being October and with Halloween coming up, the boys talk about some of their favorite horror films, what they like and don't like about the genre and generally what scares them. Hint: it's not clowns, although they are pretty scary. And even if they don't get completely into horror movies this time, they will on a special upcoming episode with a great guest. You'll want...

Duration:01:02:44

408: Bantering with Banter

10/12/2020
It's a brand new episode of The Flickcast. Still going strong eight episodes in. Nice! On this episode Chris and Joe get deep into all-things Marvel as they discuss WandaVision and how it fits into the greater MCU and what it means for other Marvel franchises like Doctor Strange and X-Men. They also talk about the Marvel multiverse and potential special appearances by various actors in upcoming movies and TV shows and how the Marvel schedule has been pushed around again. They also talk Tom...

Duration:00:46:30

407: ‘Boldly Going’ with Guest Jason Inman

10/5/2020
It's a brand new episode of The Flickcast. And this time, we're not alone. That's right, this week Chris and Joe welcome special guest Jason Inman. He's an author, host, comic book writer, podcaster and Army veteran. Plus, he's a great guy. The three discuss Jason's life growing up in Kansas, his time in the military and the development of his love for comics and writing. They also discuss other things including DC versus Marvel, Star Trek, first video game consoles and Jason's dislike for...

Duration:00:43:28