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The Story Geeks dig deep into comic book, fantasy, and science fiction movies.

The Story Geeks dig deep into comic book, fantasy, and science fiction movies.
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The Story Geeks dig deep into comic book, fantasy, and science fiction movies.

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Best Live-Action Disney Movie Remake - Cinderella v. Aladdin v. Jungle Book

9/10/2019
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Disney won't stop producing live-action remakes of their classic animated movies... I guess we better NERDFIGHT over which one's the best! Daryl Smith, Jay Sherer, and Sandra Dimas are joined by geek cosplayer, Bryan Walter to fight over the best Disney Live-Action Remake: NERDFIGHTERS: Which live-action Disney remake is YOUR favorite? Vote in our Facebook Group poll! AFTERCAST: Which live-action remake do we REALLY prefer? Listen to find out! Also, Jay breaks down how to become more...

Duration:01:02:20

Inside Out - Disney Plays with Our Emotions

9/3/2019
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Disney, Pixar, and Pete Doctor play with our emotions with INSIDE OUT! Daryl Smith, Jay Sherer, and Justin Weaver are joined by Cheryl Perlmutter from the Disney Film Project Podcast to dig deeper into one of our favorite Disney and Pixar movies... INSIDE OUT! On today's AFTERCAST: Is emotion biological? Hope and despair. And can we control our emotions? Become a Patreon supporter for only $2-a-month and unlock all our...

Duration:01:07:20

The Best Animated Disney Character - NERDFIGHT!

8/27/2019
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Who's the BEST animated Disney character? That's what we're fighting over today. Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer are joined by Jack Milliken from No Midnight Media (Theme Park Pulse and Unpacked) and Josh Taylor from Network 1901 to have fun fighting over who they think the best animated Disney character is! And... on today's AFTERCAST: How come nobody chose Mickey Mouse? We talk about that, and Jack shares his favorite animated Disney character! Oh, and Josh yells at Daryl! Become a Patreon...

Duration:01:03:09

Pixar's Toy Story franchise - How Disney makes us care about toys

8/20/2019
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Pixar's TOY STORY franchise might go down as one of the best franchises in film history. But, why do we care about toys? How does Pixar make us feel so strongly about inanimate objects? And how do they manage to put Woody through four distinct character arcs? Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer are joined by Matt Parrish from WEDway Radio and the 3028 podcast to dig deeper into the TOY STORY franchise! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- PURCHASE...

Duration:01:12:14

Dark Phoenix - The End of an Era of X-Men Movies

8/6/2019
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DARK PHOENIX doesn't suck... but as the final movie in an era of X-Men movies, it sorta doesn't matter, either. Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer are joined by Alan Ng from FilmThreat to dig deeper into DARK PHOENIX! We talk about what the X-Men franchise did to Charles Xavier, fridging and Mystique, and the characters who had the best arcs. AFTERCAST: Alan, Daryl, and Jay re-cast the X-Men movie stars in new comic book movie roles! Support us for $2-a-month or more and gain access to all our...

Duration:01:17:12

Timeslingers - Why Writer's Digest called it "trailblazing"

7/30/2019
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SPECIAL RELEASE! In this special edition of The Story Geeks podcast, we bring you to our TIMESLINGERS Launch Party live audience recording! Daryl Smith and our live audience interview Jay Sherer, the co-writer (with Nathan Scheck) of TIMESLINGERS! They cover why a Writer's Digest judge considered the book "trailblazing," and how the story came about in the first place. Jay also talks about his behind-the-scenes tour of Los Alamos National Laboratories, how to find time to write, how to...

Duration:00:45:02

Every X-Men Movie Ranked by NerdSync, Captain Midnight, and The Story Geeks!

7/23/2019
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You might be shocked at where Daryl and Jay put DARK PHOENIX... Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer are joined by Scott Niswander from NerdSync and Captain Midnight to rank EVERY X-Men movie! LOGAN, FIRST CLASS, X2: X-MEN UNITED, DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, DEADPOOL... so many good films, but which films will rise to the top? Listen in to find out! PURCHASE TIMESLINGERS! Jay and Nathan's time travel novel is available now! AFTERCAST: The complete, unedited version of our X-Men movie rankings!...

Duration:01:35:13

X-Men: Days of Future Past - Timelines, Hope, and Lee Harvey Oswald

7/16/2019
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How important is hope? And why does everybody (including Jay) include JFK's assassination in their time travel stories? Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer are joined by Amon Warmann, freelance journalist and contributor to Empire Magazine, to dig deeper into X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST! Many consider this one of the best of the X-Men movies! PURCHASE TIMESLINGERS! Jay and Nathan's time travel novel is available for pre-order now! AFTERCAST: How should the X-Men fit into the MCU? Amon joins us for...

Duration:01:16:15

X-Men: Apocalypse - NERDFIGHT! - Who will make it better?

7/9/2019
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X-MEN: APOCALYPSE! Let's make it better... in a NERDFIGHT! Three rounds. Nine points available. Three competitors. And one moderator who will decide the winner. It's a NERDFIGHT! Here's the lineup for today's show (make sure you follow them on social media!): Moderator: Sandra DimasFighter #1: RodThe Black Guy Who TipsFighter #2: KarenThe Black Guy Who TipsFighter #3: Jay ShererWho will take the trophy home this week? It's the continuation of our X-Men series... Our NERDFIGHT! to try and...

Duration:00:58:32

Stranger Things: Season 1 & 2 - Good vs. Evil - SPECIAL RELEASE!

7/4/2019
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STRANGER THINGS! We dig deeper into Seasons 1 & 2 on the day Season 3 is released! Brionna (one of our loyal Patreon supporters) and Anthony Holdier (The Story Geeks blogger and former host of The Story Cauldron podcast) join Jay Sherer (author of the time travel novel TIMESLINGERS) to discuss: We can't wait to binge-watch Season 3 today... but why not make it a STRANGER THINGS 4th of July and reminisce about Seasons 1 & 2 with us! AFTERCAST: Brionna and Jay discuss subplots...

Duration:00:42:55

X-Men: First Class - Mutant and Proud?

7/2/2019
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Is X-MEN: FIRST CLASS one of the deepest comic book movies? Bobby Nash joins Daryl Smith and Jay Sherer to dig deeper into X-MEN: FIRST CLASS! Be sure to check out our Facebook Group in order to enter Bobby's giveaway! #TheSummerOfSnow AFTERCAST: More deep discussion (and laughs) about X-MEN: FIRST CLASS! $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE X-MEN SERIES PODCASTS: Week 1: X-MEN: FIRST CLASSAFTERCAST:More thoughts on X-MEN: FIRST CLASSWeek 2:...

Duration:01:28:38

The Future of DC Films - Battinson, The Joker, Tom King - With Bryant and Barbra Dillon (Fanbase Press)

6/11/2019
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Bryant and Barbra Dillon from Fanbase Press join Daryl Smith and Sandra Dimas to dream a little bit about where DC films are headed. Will Battinson (RBats??) be a hit or miss? A Batmanless The Joker? Suicide Squad? Ava DuVernay and Tom King's New Gods film? AFTERCAST: Favorite DC Media $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE DCEU SERIES PODCASTS: Week 1: SHAZAM - Dig DeeperWeek 2: NERDFIGHT: The Best DCEU MovieWeek 3: AQUAMAN - Dig DeeperWeek 4: The...

Duration:01:12:03

Aquaman - DC's Charming, Uneven Hero-King Story - with Mike Roe and Scott Niswander

6/4/2019
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Aquaman isn't perfect...but it sure is fun! Justin Weaver and Daryl Smith are joined by Mike Roe (from LAist) and Scott Niswander (from Nerdsync) to dig deeper into the AQUAMAN! AFTERCAST: Aquaman Sequel and Alternate Casting $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE DCEU SERIES PODCASTS: Week 1: SHAZAM - Dig DeeperWeek 2: NERDFIGHT: The Best DCEU MovieWeek 3: AQUAMAN - Dig DeeperWeek 4: NERDFIGHT: What would make the DCEU better?PAST DCEU...

Duration:01:06:05

The Best DCEU Film - NERDFIGHT!

5/28/2019
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What's the best film in the DCEU? Man of Steel? Batman v. Superman? Wonder Woman? Story Geeks host Sandra Dimas moderates this Nerdfight, as Justin Weaver, Jay Sherer, and Daryl Smith battle it out! AFTERCAST: Jay and Daryl rank all the DCEU villains! $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE DCEU SERIES PODCASTS: Week 1: SHAZAM - Dig DeeperWeek 2: NERDFIGHT: The Best DCEU MovieWeek 3: AQUAMAN - Dig DeeperWeek 4: NERDFIGHT: What would make the DCEU...

Duration:00:50:53

Shazam! - A kid hero, his family, and a DCEU film that works! - With Markeia McCarty from DC Daily

5/21/2019
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What makes SHAZAM! work where other DCEU movies struggle? What does SHAZAM! say about the power of family and why it's so essential? And do the Seven Deadly Sins work as a villain? Jay Sherer and Daryl Smith are joined by Markeia McCarty (from DC Daily) to dig deeper into the latest entry in the DCEU... SHAZAM! AFTERCAST: Jay and Daryl rank all the DCEU villains! $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE DCEU SERIES PODCASTS: Week 1: SHAZAM - Dig...

Duration:01:23:04

Game of Thrones: How nerds became kings and queens by usurping the Iron Throne.

5/14/2019
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SPECIAL RELEASE! As GAME OF THRONES careens toward its final episode, Jay Sherer invites Stefan Sasse (from the Boiled Leather Audio Hour podcast) and Rod and Karen (from The Black Guy Who Tips podcast) to discuss why GAME OF THRONES matters so much to our generation. GAME OF THRONES has become one of the most watched cable television show of all time. But... why? GAME OF THRONESBe sure to subscribe to The Black Guy Who Tips and the Boiled Leather Audio Hour wherever you listen to...

Duration:00:42:34

MORE Avengers: Endgame! - Hawkeye Is Awesome Now, Time Travel Implications, and Fat Shaming?

5/7/2019
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Hawkeye as Ronin is awesome... Time travel makes things interesting... And is that really fat shaming? The Story Geeks Patreon supporters, Nick Prokop and Ray De Leon join Jay Sherer to react to (and dig a little deeper into) AVENGERS: ENDGAME! AFTERCAST (exclusive for Patreon supporters): Ray and Nick stick around to discuss Thor, the Infinity Gauntlet, and more! $2-a-month supporters get access to ALL our Aftercasts! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE MCU SERIAL PODCASTS: Week 1: IRON MAN in the...

Duration:01:23:31

Avengers: Endgame - Reaction - SPOILERS!

4/30/2019
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"We're in the endgame, now." AVENGERS: ENDGAME! Megan Salinas, host of the No Love Lost podcast joins Daryl Smith, Sandra Dimas, and Justin Weaver to react to (and dig a little deeper into) AVENGERS: ENDGAME! Plus, Helen O'Hara from the Empire Podcast gives us some of her feedback on Endgame as well! This is a long one, but it's one you'll definitely want to listen to if you've seen AVENGERS: ENDGAME! SUBSCRIBE TO GET MORE MCU SERIAL PODCASTS: Week 1: IRON MAN in the MCUMore character...

Duration:01:45:43

Captain Marvel - The Avenger's Most Powerful Hero - With Marie-Claire from What The Force?

4/23/2019
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90s? Flurkens? Feminism? What important themes appear in CAPTAIN MARVEL? Marie-Claire Gould from the What The Force? podcast joins Sandra Dimas and Justin Weaver to dig deeper into the MCU's latest film... CAPTAIN MARVEL! AFTERCAST: Marie-Claire sticks around with Sandra and Justin to keep digging even deeper into CAPTAIN MARVEL... including discussion around Goose! This is Episode 5 in our MCU series leading up to AVENGERS: ENDGAME! Next week, we will be LIVE on The Story Geeks YouTube...

Duration:00:52:20

The Best MCU Movie - NERDFIGHT!

4/16/2019
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What's the BEST MCU Movie? It's time for a NERDFIGHT! Episode 4 in our MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) serial leading up to AVENGERS: ENDGAME! Mike Ehmke, host of The Mighty Marvel Geeks podcast, and Megan Salinas, host of the No Love Lost podcast join Daryl Smith and Sandra Dimas to fight over the best MCU movie!!! Daryl SmithMegan SalinasSandra DimasTHE AFTERCAST: Daryl and Jay hang out in studio with Sandra and Megan to discuss their favorite MCU movies... $2-a-month supporters get...

Duration:01:05:19