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Still Interested is a comedy podcast about two pals reviewing shows so good, they had to be rebooted. Hosted by Ben McAllister and Jackson Used, this show tries to distill that unquantifiable essence of what makes a show ‘remakeable’. Check our style out!

Still Interested is a comedy podcast about two pals reviewing shows so good, they had to be rebooted. Hosted by Ben McAllister and Jackson Used, this show tries to distill that unquantifiable essence of what makes a show ‘remakeable’. Check our style out!
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Still Interested is a comedy podcast about two pals reviewing shows so good, they had to be rebooted. Hosted by Ben McAllister and Jackson Used, this show tries to distill that unquantifiable essence of what makes a show ‘remakeable’. Check our style out!

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@sicurioshow

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English


Episodes

Episode 35: I'm Joe Grizzly, Bitch, with Grace Chapple!

11/8/2018
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We're clinging onto that spooky pumpkin flavour for our comeback, this time vivisecting Rob Zombie's 2007 remake of Halloween. Prepare for a whole lot less suspense and a massacre of chopping, popping and locking as Curio hall of famer Grace Chapple leads Ben and Jackson through this particular haunted house. Notable spooks include the crime-fighting capabilities of child psychologists, the boiling point of ethyl alcohol, and the cinematic aftershocks of Spy Kids ( 2001). Check our style...

Duration:01:36:28

Episode 34: Hey Lonnie, Get Your Ass Away From There!

10/25/2018
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It's pumpkin season, and you know what that means. Spooks abound as Ben and Jackson catch a ride to Haddonfield, Illinois for John Carpenter's Halloween (1978). Gasp in awe at our dark bounty of candy, featuring flavours of iconic film scoring, true stories of rich housewives, and presenting virginity as a reasonable deterrent to masked villains. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter @SIcurioshow and...

Duration:01:27:20

Episode 33: [Tarzan Yells], Although It Sounded Different Than I Thought, with Lily Protter!

10/11/2018
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Prepare, dear listener for a supernatural tale of fiction and falsehood, presented by the inimitable David Yates. Why of course, we are talking about his fresh take on The Legend of Tarzan (2016). Featuring special guest Lily Protter, we teleport back to Africa, encountering all manner of strange topics, such as excessive bodybuilding, Samuel L Jackson's unquenchable first for moviemaking, and Tarzan's encyclopedic knowledge of animal mating calls. Check our style out! If you have an idea...

Duration:01:38:19

Episode 32: [Tarzan Yells]

9/27/2018
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Sweet listener, beware this auditory gift. This is a cursed episode, with a history of murder. But! If that doesn't scare you away, why not burrow in and chat with us about the 1999 Disney animated film, Tarzan! This week we tackle a whole range of wild topics, such as Brooklyn accents in an African jungle, defeating the spirit of British colonialism and the unending quest for Phil Collins to sing throughout this movie. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise...

Duration:01:14:42

Episode 31: Darren Croft: Tomb Finder with M Saint Clair!

9/13/2018
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We are back from Europe and the States, with a full grown episode in hand. This is our gritty post travel reboot, and in the spirit of that we present to you Roar Uthaug’s 2018 reboot of Lara Croft. No jokes this time, or ever again, just sincere discussion about the Winstone family of actors, adequate film lighting and some truly horrendous plot keywords. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter...

Duration:01:40:20

Still Interested: Special Announcement

8/30/2018
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A special announcement from one of the boys – with a side of sincere apologies!

Duration:00:01:10

Episode 30: Still Interested Fun Size: Everything Is Kung Fu

8/16/2018
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Huh, well if isn't the ace degenerate. You got a lot of nerve coming into this place. But, while you're here, you may as well have a seat and enjoy this week's fresh serving of deconstructed movie trailers. This town won't forget, and it won't forgive what you did, but it will forgive teen on teen violence, occult spooks and hopefully the busy schedules of Ben and Jackson. Check our style out! The Karate Kid (1984) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDi3an8WgN4 The Karate Kid...

Duration:00:41:17

Episode 29: Into the Demon's Arsehole!

8/2/2018
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Greetings young acolyte, won't you step into our ghoulish castle? Take a seat and enjoy a devilish drop of some form of spooky liqueur by this most mysterious fireplace, and pledge your allegiance to the all seeing eye! Internet memes aside, this week we're talking about Simon West's 2001 adaptation of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. Peruse these forbidden tomes and dabble in all manner of the occult, such as the mistakes of Jon Voight, elaborately covered up nudity and the horrors of early 00's...

Duration:01:32:13

Episode 28: Trust Me, I Killed Everyone, with Reinette Roux!

7/19/2018
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There are two sides to every story. And in the case of Len Wiseman’s 2012 remake of Total Recall, there are also two different cuts of the movie. You better believe Reinette Roux is in the mix, dropping bombs about lazy design concepts, imdb gun enthusiasts and the dulcet tones of Original Colin Farrell. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter @SIcurioshow and @curionetwork, or at curionetwork.com. If you...

Duration:01:28:45

Episode 27: Still Interested: Millennium Edition

7/6/2018
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Join us for this fun sized tale of ghouls and ghosts as your beloved co-hosts Ben and Jackson are made time fools, for all the world to see. Also, hot new concept coming at you fast: this time we watch a bunch of movie trailers and give ourselves a chance to analyse a bold and exciting form of cinema advertising, whilst seemingly losing all human capacity to remember Danny Glover's name. Check our style out!

Duration:00:49:08

Episode 26: The Official David Knell Fancast

6/21/2018
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Best known for his roles as a goofy, callow youth in films like Spring Break, Splash, Total Recall, and Turner and Hooch, David Knell is a veteran in the industry with a career that spans over three decades. He appeared on Broadway in his teens in Liz Swados' "Runaways" before making his screen debut in "Life on The Mississippi," playing the young Mark Twain. Over the years David has performed in countless television series and commercials, in regional theatre around the country, and often...

Duration:01:43:58

Episode 25: Shaken Not Stirred, Part 2

6/7/2018
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Ben and Jackson have James Bond back for more! More jokes, more trivia and more despicable behaviour by everyone's favourite super spy. Try your best to avoid using a cheap, knockoff Sean Connery accent as we discuss Guy Hamilton's Goldfinger (1964), featuring mindboggling gadgets, under-celebrated atomic analysts and the introduction of lasers to cinema history. If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter @SIcurioshow and...

Duration:01:26:57

Episode 24: Dr. Gregory Robocop, MD, with Matt Perrett!

5/24/2018
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That's right, it happened. The Still Interested team have successfully transitioned to developing movies, in Ye Olde Hollywood! Matt Perrett joins Ben and Jackson, and all the ghosts of Tinseltown, as they talk through Jose Padilha's 2014 remake of RoboCop. Our ghoulish producers have demanded that we bring up the misuse of academy award winners, high concept cyberpunk dance movies and the bottomless rhymes of MC Dusk. If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next,...

Duration:01:33:50

Episode 23: Robocop: I Fucking Love That Guy!

5/10/2018
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You know the key to success? Staying out of trouble. So why not stay safe indoors and indulge your dark temptations with this most dangerous episode of Still Interested? Ben and Jackson run the gauntlet of Paul Verhoeven's Robocop (1987), doing their best to dodge all manner of things from the movie, such as gratuitous ultraviolence, the smelling habits of Kurtwood Smith, and the life and times of Paul McCrane. If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us...

Duration:01:25:20

Episode 22: This Is Alan Parrish's House, I'm Just Living In It, with Nuala Chapple!

4/26/2018
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Did you know that this podcast used to be a boardgame? We evolved when Steve Jobs announced the arrival of the iPod in 2004. Which is a nice segue into Jake Kasdan's Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017). Series regular Nuala Chapple is back, and steering Ben and Jackson into all manner of wacky and zany topics, such as screenwriting tropes, the Adult Swim epic, Too Many Cooks, and writing Jack Black/Nick Jonas fanfiction. If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do...

Duration:01:44:58

Episode 21: It's The Law Of The Jungle, Sarah!

4/12/2018
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It's a STAMPEDE... of jokes, brought to you by two boys sitting down and watching Joe Johnston's 1995 motion picture: Jumanji. With the memory of Robin Williams comforting them, Ben and Jackson tackle the big topics, such as compulsive lying, ageing special effects and the monarchy within feudalistic New England. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter @SIcurioshow and @curionetwork, or at curionetwork.com....

Duration:01:26:26

Episode 20: Shaken Not Stirred, Part 1

3/29/2018
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Cue the music, knock back a couple of martinis or a magic potion, and settle in for the long haul, as we take our first sip of the James Bond movie franchise, starting with the original, Dr. No (1962), directed by Terrence Young. Topics of discussion include alligator wrestling, playing thirty characters in a movie, and the comic stylings of Mr Andy Samberg. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter...

Duration:01:40:12

Episode 19: All I Want To Do Is Go To Sleep But If I Do He's Gonna Kill Me Like Dean, with Tim Lorian!

3/15/2018
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Hush little baby, don't say a word and never mind that noise you heard. It's just Samuel Bayer's remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) under your bed. In your closet, in your head! In particular the head of Tim Lorian, as he sits down with Ben and Jackson to talk about Miranda rights, personal revelations about goo, and how to lose Tony Hawk's sponsorship in 10 days. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or...

Duration:01:39:13

Episode 18: Mysteries... Incredible Body Hocus Pocus

3/1/2018
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1, 2, the janitor formerly known as Fred Kruger is coming for you.... and all of us, as Ben and Jackson tuck into Wes Craven's A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984). Give those unnaturally long arms a stretch and kick back as we discuss all manner of things, from authentic and delicious recipes for fake blood, to the cinematic career of Paul Grenier, and the invention of time itself. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook...

Duration:01:36:42

Episode 17: Where Are My Girls? My Beautiful Girls?! with Grace Chapple

2/15/2018
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Behold the cinematic brilliance of Sir Kenneth Charles Branagh, as he gently carries us back to the world of Cinderella. Curio co-host, producer and all round fan girl Grace Chapple joins Ben and Jackson as they discuss reptilian overlords, not crying over spilt milk and the little tights that could. Check our style out! If you have an idea for a rebooted franchise you'd like us to do next, hit us up on facebook or twitter @SIcurioshow and @curionetwork, or at curionetwork.com. If you like...

Duration:01:41:02