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Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life... Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story and see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see if they hold up. As a bonus you'll get access and interviews to the Canadian film industry and listen to their reel talks about their favorites moments, scenes and stories. Wanna know who you’re listening to? Micheal Petrow: 90's/Early 2000's ..actually just everything. Martin Navarro: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation Jimmy Skinner: Horror and B Movies Rob Strachan: Contemporary, Classic , Blockbuster Ian Bawa: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Arthouse Mark Cowell: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies Charles Fernandes : Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book Tune Wednesday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email thereeldebaters@gmail.com

Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life... Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story and see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see if they hold up. As a bonus you'll get access and interviews to the Canadian film industry and listen to their reel talks about their favorites moments, scenes and stories. Wanna know who you’re listening to? Micheal Petrow: 90's/Early 2000's ..actually just everything. Martin Navarro: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation Jimmy Skinner: Horror and B Movies Rob Strachan: Contemporary, Classic , Blockbuster Ian Bawa: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Arthouse Mark Cowell: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies Charles Fernandes : Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book Tune Wednesday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email thereeldebaters@gmail.com

Location:

Winnipeg, MB

Description:

Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life... Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story and see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see if they hold up. As a bonus you'll get access and interviews to the Canadian film industry and listen to their reel talks about their favorites moments, scenes and stories. Wanna know who you’re listening to? Micheal Petrow: 90's/Early 2000's ..actually just everything. Martin Navarro: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation Jimmy Skinner: Horror and B Movies Rob Strachan: Contemporary, Classic , Blockbuster Ian Bawa: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Arthouse Mark Cowell: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies Charles Fernandes : Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book Tune Wednesday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email thereeldebaters@gmail.com

Language:

English

Contact:

2048068894


Episodes

#123 "You know, sometimes when you cage the beast, the beast gets angry"

11/26/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Michael , Martin and Jimmy review their weekly watch lists with Star wars Visions, Squid Game, Ted lasso, Survivor and The Many Faces of Billy Milligan and tussle over who could make the best superhero inspired food truck, as one does. Rules and regulations -What's the truck look like for a design -Whats on the menu -What special services or attributes would this truck have that no one else would -Where are you setting up said truck -How do you plan on...

Duration:01:16:09

#122 Special Features #11 "Hit Me Baby One More Time"

11/17/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal Petrow and Charles Fernandes welcome new cast member Emily Clarke to the show , weekly watch lists include Only Murders In The Building, Sex Education and more Survivor while Charles reviews his new game Death Loop, which shit show of a life should be the next big bio pic inspired by #freebritney, trailer reviews of Morbious and The Book Of Bobba Fett, Christopher Nolans new Atom Bomb film, real guns versus fake guns on set and who would you want to...

Duration:02:48:07

#121 "What Avenger Should Run A Summer Camp" Live from Winnipeg Comic Con 2021

11/11/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters we record our first panel live from Winnipeg Comic Con where we debate "Which Avenger Should Run Have Their Own Summer Camp?" with Micheal Petrow, Jimmy Skinner, Ian Bawa, Marck Cowell, Rob Strachan and Charles Fernandes. Special thank you new cast member Emily Clarke for moderating the event, we look forward to having you on the show and Claudia Orellana for shooting everything. Housekeeping Have you heard about our Prop Shop ? This is our merch stand that has...

Duration:00:42:23

#120 "A Boys Best friend Is His Mother"

10/27/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Jimmy and Charles come up with ideas for haunted house cosplay with an unlimited budget, real life scary stories that feel like a movie, what hasn't been done in horror that should and lots more on today's reel talk with watch lists including Last Man On Earth, American Horror Story; Double Feature and Midnight Mass Housekeeping Watch for the new and final website to be coming soon! If you're from the Winnipeg area we will be at the Winnipeg Comic Con...

Duration:02:19:18

#119 Props Master Dean Goodine

10/24/2021
Property master Dean Goodine learned hands-on from some of the best in the industry on sets like Unforgiven and has worked on The Incredible Hulk, SEE, Inception, The Assassination Of Jessie James By The Coward Robert Ford and Star Gate Atlantis and SG1. He ensures anything an actor moves or uses is ready, era-authentic and fits how the character will use it We talk about how he got into film, how his bad taste led him to becoming a property master, working on a Christopher Nolan set for...

Duration:01:54:51

#118 "Yo! Stop Your Grinnin' And Drop Your Linen!"

10/20/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Jimmy, Martin, Micheal and Ian go over Dc Fandom trailer drops Black Adam, Peacemaker and The Flash ( we started before The Batman dropped...GOOD GOOD MAN was it good!) and debate for which of us has the scariest floor in our movie themed haunted attraction. Housekeeping Watch for the new and final website to be coming soon! If you're from the Winnipeg area we will be at the Winnipeg Comic Con doing a live debate and hanging out and talking to Con goers alike...

Duration:01:25:34

#117 "Whatever you do , don't fall asleep"

10/13/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal , Martin, Mark and Rob start off then month of October and all things horror with what movie should be turned into a series , which movies aren't horror but still scary as fuck, personal recommendations to watch over the month of all hallows eve, does anyone really like horror movies and lots more. Weekly watch list includes Squid Games (Netflix) Survivor (CBS) The Last Unicorn (Netflix) and The Many Saints Of Newark (HBO Max) Housekeeping Watch for the...

Duration:01:40:56

#116 “Tax evasion is a crime. But tax avoidance..."

10/7/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Mark , Micheal and Rob use their "patented" formula and put their favorite Netflix Produced Comedies and Action Films to the test in the 2nd episode of their series "best streaming services selection" (see episode 109 for the 1st one Best HBO Drama) with watch list reviews of True, Edge Of Tomorrow, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood and lots more! Housekeeping We've moved, we're now on captivate and our new website is coming soon, follow us on social to stay up to...

Duration:02:16:35

#115 "This is Jack Burton in the Pork Chop Express"

9/30/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Martin and Micheal welcome back Sean Mcginity from The Sean Geek and Fastfret Podcast and first time Dean Manness from The Talking Back Podcast to lecture each other who the best character would be to become a life coach. Tony Robbins ain't got nothing on our show! Reviews on Free Guy, Evangelion, The Green Knight (almost) and Movie Trivia Schmoedown as well. Housekeeping R7N5AWExAHAuoSmMv9Jd Have you heard about our Prop Shop ? This is our merch stand that has...

Duration:00:55:11

#114 Costume Designer Patti Henderson

9/23/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal sits down with Patti Henderson to talk about how she found herself in the costume design department , vintage clothing, being married to a costume, working with Sean Penn on Flag Day (official selection cannes film festival 2021, the Rza from Wu-Tang is gentleman, dressing Bob Odenkirk, Keanu Reeves and Christopher Lloyd and lots more. https://www.instagram.com/wildwoodrose/ (Patti Henderson Instagram ) Housekeeping Have you heard about our Prop Shop ?...

Duration:01:28:01

#113 “I know you are, but what am I"

9/16/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal Jimmy and Martin compare notes and opinions on Shang Chi for the weekly watch list and debate who could come up with the "best circus/big top" pulled from some of cinemas oddest places. This is not your mothers dumbo. Housekeeping Have you heard about our Prop Shop ? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the...

Duration:01:54:37

#112. "You Hate Bloggers, You make Fun Of Twitter, You Don't Even Have A Facebook page!"

9/11/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Mark Micheal and Rob talk Bumble Bee, Over The Moon, Yellowstone and argue their favorite long takes and documentaries that blew our collective minds with the likes of Earthlings, Fantastic Fungi and The Cove. Housekeeping Have you heard about our Prop Shop ? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know...

Duration:02:15:31

#111. Special Features #9 Spiderman, Cinemacon, Jurassic Park, The Matrix and Horror Movies

9/2/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Michael and Jimmy go down the rabbit hole that is Spiderman:No Way Home , review what some of their scariest movies were over the course of their young nerdy lives and go over their predictions from the newly reviewed Matrix 4 footage, The Batman and Jurassic Park: Dominion with a conversation on how would life go on if we lived with dinosaurs. Housekeeping Have you heard about our Prop Shop ? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from...

Duration:02:12:53

#110. Writer/Director Cameron Patterson

9/2/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal sits down for a conversation with screenwriter, director and drummer Cameron Patterson. We talk about finding his way into film, pitching your idea ,writers block ,characters before story?, his new novel The Need To Know and who he wishes he could drum with. http://theneedtoknownovel.com (The Need To Know ) https://thereeldebaters.ca/ (Website) https://thepropshop.threadless.com/ (The Prop Shop Merch Store) https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thereeldebaters...

Duration:01:38:23

#109. "What Is Dead May Never Die"

8/26/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Mark, Rob and Martin pin their favorite HBO drama and comedy series against each other to find out which one takes the crown and which one was a expensive mistake with Westworld, The Leftovers, The Wire and Game of Thrones. https://thereeldebaters.ca/ (Website) https://thepropshop.threadless.com/ (The Prop Shop Merch Store) https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thereeldebaters (Buy us A Coffee) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKShX-QE969uenAfvPuuc1A (Youtube)...

Duration:03:29:52

#108. "I Like To Party, So I Like My Jesus To Party"

8/20/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal with Charles, Jimmy and Martin review Too Hot To Handle(NETFLIX), Race To The Center Of The Earth (PRIME) and Attack Of The Clones (DISNEY) debate who can make the best Manitoba Wedding Social (see below) and pontificate where "What If..."(DISNEY/MARVEL STUDIOS) is headed....

Duration:03:07:25

#107. Kristen Sawatzky

8/12/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal talks to Stunt Woman and Choreographer Kristen Sawatzky to discuss her transition from dance to film, the many ways she can fall down , controlled burns , the scope and changes in today’s stunt world and her time working all over the world but more so her home town of Manitoba and the booming film industry that’s happening in Canada https://thereeldebaters.ca/ (Website) https://thepropshop.threadless.com/ (The Prop Shop Merch Store)...

Duration:01:42:29

#106. "YOU CALL THAT ARCHAEOLOGY!!!"

8/5/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Rob, Jimmy and Martin go through their weekly watch list with: 1.Fatherhood (Netflix) 2.Manifest (Netflix) 3.Kid Detective (CRAVE) 4.Euphoria (HBO) Steven Spielberg and working with the “devil” that is Netflix, who can replace Conan O Brian, audience questions, Christopher Walken impressions and lots more. https://thereeldebaters.ca/ (Website) https://thepropshop.threadless.com/ (The Prop Shop Merch Store) https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thereeldebaters...

Duration:01:31:30

#105. Special Features #8 Loki, Black Widow, The Exorcist, He-Man, Kevin Smith and Ghostbusters

8/1/2021
This week on Special Features Micheal and Charles talk Loki and where the Multiverse is headed in the MCU, Kevin Smith and the He-Man “bait and switch” (Michael sends his respects to the Skelators reps as he misquoted his demise), a live action trailer review of Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Sequels to The Exorcist , a 5 min review that took 14 mins from Charles on Blackwidow and had zero spoilers and lots more! https://www.instagram.com/the.nerdgasmshow/ (The Nerdgasm Show)...

Duration:01:30:09

#104. "No One's Supposed To Lose A Giant-Ass Panda"

7/29/2021
This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Martin and Charles welcome Actor Lauren Cochrane to debate stadium to find out which one of us could come up with the best movie or tv show inspired theme park, review our weekly watch lists and get to know Lauren and her career, working in Manitoba film and what kids are watching these days. Aaron, you were right , she is funnier. Plot: Pick a movie or a tv show and turn its entire plot into a working theme park. Debate must include but not limited...

Duration:08:38:11