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Stephen King Retrospective - The Stand

11/29/2018
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Another SK adaptation...this one is controversial in the podcast! The Stand proved very divisive in our group with the consensus being it hasn't aged well...it leads to a fun pod though. Write in and let us know your thoughts at fancriticalpodcast@gmai.com and please do subscribe.

Duration:01:04:14

The Walking Dead Season 9 - Evolution

11/26/2018
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A great mid season finale! The whole gang is very impressed with this 8 episode run of the show. With the final 10 minutes of the episode being the standout...we say goodbye to a great character and discuss our hopes for the next half season. Enjoy and let us know your thoughts by writing into fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please do subscribe.

Duration:00:52:17

The Haunting of Hill House

11/21/2018
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A bonus episode here dissecting the excellent Haunting Of Hill House! Just Len and Gaz in this episode as the others were literally too scared to watch the show...make of that what you will...The show blends excellent horror sequences with a real emotional gut punch that left us reeling by the time it had finished. Let us know your thoughts on it by emailing us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:58:06

The Walking Dead Season 9 - Stradivarius

11/19/2018
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A much slower episode this week, but there's still some great stuff in there. We are however slightly disappointed we won't be seeing the fair that has been so talked about this season until after the mid season break. Just John and Len this week too, grab a drink and join us for our rundown of all things The Walking Dead. Feel free to write into us with your thoughts too, just email fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please subscribe if you enjoyed.

Duration:00:47:41

Castle Rock Stephen King Retrospective - The Dead Zone

11/15/2018
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Well this is meant to be one of the best SK adaptations...we aren't so sure. Lacking any real horror or tension the gang felt a little flat after watching this one and Emma has a lot to say about the source material too. Let us know your thoughts email us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please do subscribe if you have enjoyed.

Duration:00:52:44

The Walking Dead Season 9 - Who Are You Now?

11/12/2018
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Wow the 6 year jump has really helped the show. It is very refreshing to now have some new characters and situations after the departure of Rick Grimes. So far this season has been a pleasant surprise, so come join us as we give this episode a lot of blueberries. You can let us know your thoughts and theories, email us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please subscribe if you enjoyed the show.

Duration:00:45:21

The Walking Dead Season 9 - What Comes After

11/5/2018
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He's gone....come and join us as we discuss this excellent episode of The Walking Dead. Packed with emotion, surprises and genuine narrative progression, this is one of the best episodes of the show for years. Please let us know your thoughts by emailing us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com And please subscribe if you enjoyed.

Duration:00:48:43

Castle Rock Stephen King Retrospective - Misery

10/31/2018
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The best adaptation we have seen so far! It is truly excellent, the acting is of a very high standard and the amount of tension and horror created is just perfect. So come on you Cockadoodies, give this a listen with a glass of Don Perignon! Let us know your thought at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please do subscribe if you enjoyed.

Duration:00:55:26

Halloween 2018

10/30/2018
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Who would have thought...this reboot is excellent! Honestly one of the best slasher films in recent memory, it perfectly recaptures what made the original so special whilst subverting expectations along the way.

Duration:00:50:53

The Walking Dead Season 9 - The Obliged

10/29/2018
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Another decent episode...that's four in a row guys! It seems like this is the end for Rick...surely next week will be his last episode. But some great stuff in this ep between Daryl and Rick...We don't want the bromance to end. Send us your thought at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please do subscribe if you have enjoyed.

Duration:00:48:12

The Walking Dead Season 9 - Warning Signs

10/22/2018
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Another good episode....that's 3 in a row everyone! Yep there is some good consistency with TWD this season and so far it is an excellent improvement on Season 8. The groups and communities are becoming more fractured and could this be Ricks downfall? You can email us your thoughts at fancrticalpodcast@gmail.com And please subscribe if you enjoyed it.

Duration:00:54:44

Castle Rock Stephen King Retrospective - Pet Sematary

10/18/2018
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Yes another animal based (sort of) Stephen King adaptation! The book Pet Sematary is a very good Stephen King novel, the film however doesn't follow this as closely and doesn't capture the same tone. We did have a lot of fun watching this though so grab a drink and join us as we dissect Pet Sematary. If you want to send us any feedback please do email us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and please do subscribe if you enjoyed the pod.

Duration:01:07:17

The Walking Dead Season 9 - The Bridge

10/15/2018
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Another good episode...we are delighted. This episode shows great progression form the premiere and the seeds of discontent are being sowed leading to some great interactions from our key characters. Let us know what you thought of the episode email us fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com and if you have enjoyed the episode please do subscribe.

Duration:00:54:03

Walking Dead Season 9 - A New Beginning

10/8/2018
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The Walking Dead is back and surprisingly so are we...This is actually a pretty good episode. The time jump has definitely helped the show and our characters are all split up and leading the communities. All is not well though, there is trouble brewing and in typical Walking Dead fashion there is a lot of silly decisions...we break down the episode and relate everything to the comic source material in our Comic Corner segment. If you have enjoyed please do subscribe and for any thoughts...

Duration:01:01:07

Cujo

10/4/2018
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We are back and starting on our Stephen King retrospective! This week we bring you the latest Castle Rock news as well as a review of the book and film Cujo. Lets just say we had a lot of fun in this pod and we hope you enjoy it too! In two weeks time we will be covering Pet Sematary so get watching that or read the book as that is sure to be another hilarious podcast! If you have enjoyed please do subscribe and feedback is open so email us at fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:08:33

The Predator

10/1/2018
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What did we think of the latest entry to the Predator franchise? Let's just say Len and John weren't impressed...It's a really fun chat though where we do try to find some positives in what turned out to be a very messy and not very cohesive film.

Duration:00:51:46

Castle Rock Season 1 Wrap Up

9/20/2018
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We gather to talk all things season 1, our highs and lows, favourite characters, least favourite characters plus we answer very factually all the unanswered questions that were left hanging by the show...pour yourself a drink as we wrap up our season 1 coverage. We will be back in 2 weeks at the same time covering Cujo! please join us for that...it will be hilarious. send any feedback into fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:10:08

Castle Rock Live finale Discussion

9/17/2018
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Before our season wrap up we teamed up with our pals over at Castle Rock Historical Society do dissect the finale with live participation from our listeners! It was a lot of fun and we will be doing more in the future. If you have enjoyed please do subscribe, we'll be back this week with our season wrap up cast and feedback is open so get your thoughts and theories into us email fancriticalpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:02:17:23

Castle Rock Episode 10 - Romans

9/13/2018
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It's over....how did that finale make you feel? Lets just say this is going to be divisive and so it proved to be in our podcast...there were a lot of different blueberry ratings this week. They threw a lot at the wall and some stuck but some just didn't. Overall though, this show has been excellent and we gather once more to recap the final episode this season at the Mellow Tiger. Please do subscribe if you enjoy. We are doing a live Q&A this Sunday at 1pm EST check our social channels for...

Duration:01:53:00

Castle Rock Critical and Castle Rock Historical Society Q&A before the season finale!

9/9/2018
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We teamed up with our friends over at Castle Rock Historical Society to take your questions and to try to make sense of this show before the finale. We had some beers and some laughs and the questions from you listeners were fantastic. We will be doing another team up after the finale so be sure to check that out too, but until then, lets hope this show can stick the landing and deliver us a satisfying ending! Please do subscribe to both podcasts if you enjoy!

Duration:01:58:58