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Movies, music, video games and other pop culture Follow on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sleepygamespodcast/?hl=en

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English


Episodes
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70 Years of Godzilla with Special Guest J.G.

6/19/2024
Exploring the cinematic history from 1954's 'Godzilla' (The OG) to 2023's 'Godzilla Minus One.' This Episode features J.G., our in-house expert on the famous movie monster! Song Credit: 'Come With Me' by Puff Daddy Feat. Jimmy Page Next Week: Get out there and enjoy some summer! ....unless you're from down under ;)

Duration:01:02:04

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Rockin' Out to Episode 44!

6/12/2024
Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga! As well as a review of 'Mad Max' (1979) & 'Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior' (1981) Check out Episodes 1 & 2 for our thoughts on 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Song Credit: From the 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Album by Tom Holkenborg AKA Junkie XL Next Week: 'Godzilla Minus One' (2023)

Duration:01:13:28

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X-MEN '97!

6/5/2024
All things X-Men focusing largely on the animated series from the 1990's, as well as the movie trilogy. Music Credit: Theme song by The Newton Brothers Next Week: Valhalla awaits as we dive down unda into Mad Max! Fun Nerd Fact: The original proposed name for X-Men was 'The Mutants.'

Duration:01:01:52

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Superhero Fatigue!

5/29/2024
Today, we're hoping to alleviate some of your superhero fatigue in anticipation of next week's episode, as well as the upcoming Deadpool movie. Intro Music: 'All Star' by Smash Mouth As always, thanks for listening, bub!

Duration:01:10:06

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Movie Endings Etched In Your Mind!

5/22/2024
This week's episode focuses on memorable movie endings. Spoiler Warnings for the following: Fallen (1998), The Mist (2007), Malignant (2021), Dracula 2000, The Notebook, Fall Guy, Edge of Tomorrow, Double Team (1997), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, & The Ocarina of Time ;) Next Week: Superhero Fatigue!

Duration:01:01:40

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Blue Eye Samurai!

5/15/2024
Today's episode focuses on 'Blue Eye Samurai!' Song Credit: Metallica's 'For Whom The Bell Tolls' by Emi Meyer Next Week: Movie Endings That Etch Themselves In Your Mind featuring 'Fallen' (1998). Stay tuned and as always thanks for listening!

Duration:00:58:54

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World's Best Podcast Episode on Car Chases! (Tribute)

5/1/2024
This week's episode focuses on car chases from movies like 'Drive' (2011) and 'Ronin' (1998), along with many other notable ones. Song Credits: 'Tribute' by Tenacious D & 'You Could Be Mine' by Guns & Roses Two Weeks From Now: A special episode focusing on 'Blue Eye Samurai' (Provided James hits the record button ;) )

Duration:00:54:22

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Movie Pearls for the Girls!

4/24/2024
This is the first episode of our new series focusing on the Romance genre. James Games' recommendation is 'She's The Man' (2006) & Sleepy John's recommendation is 'Mr. Right' (2015). As well, the most realistic superhero ;) Intro Music: 'My Type' by Saint Motel Next Week: Best Car Chases!

Duration:00:42:54

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Buddy Cop Movies (Premiere Partie)

4/17/2024
This week, we're diving into buddy cop movies focusing on 2016's 'The Nice Guys' and 2006's 'Bon Cop, Bad Cop'. Intro Music: 'Everytime' by Britney Spears (from the movie 'Spring Breakers' (2012). Next Week: An episode for the ladies as we "remove reason and accountability" to explore some Rom Coms!

Duration:00:42:58

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Miyazaki's Movies!

4/3/2024
This week's episode focuses on the writer/director Hayao Miyazaki. We meant to review his latest movie 'The Boy and the Heron,' but we will save that for a later date. Instead, we explore two of his other classics: 'Princess Mononoke' and 'Spirited Away.' Also a quick review of the 'Roadhouse' remake (2024) and the latest John Cena flick 'Ricky Stanicky' Next week, we're taking a rest during Spring Break, but we will see you again in two weeks!

Duration:00:38:39

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To Tame A Land (Part Two)

3/27/2024
Continuing our discussion about the Dune movies with Dune 2 (2024). As well, a discussion of the Director, Denis Villeneuve's, other work. Intro Music: 'Dune' Theme by Hans Zimmer Outro Music: 'To Tame A Land' AKA 'Dune' by Iron Maiden Next Week's Recommendation: 'The Boy and the Heron'

Duration:00:45:53

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To Tame A Land (Part One)

3/20/2024
Today's episode focuses on the movie 'Dune' - both the 1984 version and Part One of the 2021 Remake. Also a quick recap of the 2024 Oscars show. Intro Music: 'Dune' Theme by Hans Zimmer Next Week: Grab your Dune Buckets while we explore Part Two of the 'Dune' saga, as well as other notable movies from the same director.

Duration:00:43:11

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2024 Oscars Feat. Barbenheimer!

3/9/2024
It's award season with the Oscars. This week, Sleepy John gives his review of Barbenheimer and James Games is back as he gushes over his favourite video game of all time! Intro Song: 'I'm Just Ken' perfomed by Ryan Gosling and written by Mark Ronson & Andrew Wyatt. Next Week: Frank Herbert's 'Dune'.

Duration:01:05:36

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The Magick of Music Vol. 1

3/6/2024
This week's episode is music-themed focusing on how music can make you travel through time. Intro Music: 'Teenage Dirtbag' by Wheatus Next Week: An intro to the Oscars with a special Sleepy John review of Barbenheimer.

Duration:00:39:14

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The Sleepy Games Winter Episode!

2/28/2024
This week's episode features a review of 'Fargo' (the 1996 movie and the 2014 TV show). Also a quick review of Nashville Tennesse. James also reviews the movie 'Anyone But You.' Intro music: 'Woody's Roundup' by Rider's in the Sky (In the episode, John mentioned the wrong song by this group. Apologies for the confusion - in fairness they played both at The Grand Ole Opry). Stay tuned for Next Week's Music Episode!

Duration:00:39:13

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Great Ad Campaigns, Eh!

2/14/2024
Today's episode features successful ad campaigns, as well as a review of Lift (2024) and the Mr. & Mrs. Smith TV show (also 2024). Next week we're taking a break as Sleepy John explores Nashville. We'll be back two weeks from now for our Winter Episode! As always, thanks for listening, Eh! Also...does Sleepy John say 'about' or 'aboot' at 29:10?

Duration:00:42:18

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2023's Best TV Shows!

2/7/2024
This episode features James Games' recent favourite TV shows, including Jury Duty. A good episode to listen to if you're looking for the next show to binge! Next Week: The (2nd) Best Advertising Campaign of all Time. Stay Tuned!

Duration:00:38:28

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Our Second Year!

1/31/2024
Reviewing our favourite movies from 2023. Hard to believe we're already in our second year!

Duration:00:42:17

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End of 2023 with Special Guest Al Sotto!

12/25/2023
Happy Christmas & Merry New Year! Our last episode of 2023 featuring Al Sotto! Al interviews various celebrities on his own podcast: 'Below The Belt Show'. This episode, Al, James, and John explore some of their favourite (and not so favourite) Christmas movies and shows. Intro Music: 'Christmas in Hollis' by Run-D.M.C. (Performed karaoke-style in the movie 'The Night Before'). Check out more of Al at Belowthebeltshow.com A special thanks to Al for coming onto our show. And as always, thanks to all our listeners. We had a blast in 2023 and can't wait for what 2024 brings!

Duration:00:54:39

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An Alan Rickman Christmas!

12/21/2023
Merry Ho Ho! This week's episode features Alan Rickman in two Christmas movies: 'Die Hard' and 'Love Actually.' Intro Music: 'Christmas in Hollis' by Run-D.M.C.

Duration:00:39:30