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The Rebooters is a comedy film review podcast. Each episode, join enthusiastic movie lovers Josh and James as they delve into Hollywood's latest attempts to reboot tired, old movie franchises.

The Rebooters is a comedy film review podcast. Each episode, join enthusiastic movie lovers Josh and James as they delve into Hollywood's latest attempts to reboot tired, old movie franchises.
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United Kingdom

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The Rebooters is a comedy film review podcast. Each episode, join enthusiastic movie lovers Josh and James as they delve into Hollywood's latest attempts to reboot tired, old movie franchises.

Language:

English

Contact:

07759275990


Episodes

The Wicker Man (1973) | The Wicker Man (2006)

4/20/2019
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Burn Baby Burn! Reboot Inferno!... Join us this week where we talk about the cult classic The Wicker Man; and also that remake with Nic Cage getting stung by bees.

Duration:00:58:45

Total Recall (1990) | Total Recall (2012)

3/29/2019
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Hahaha... you think we're the real Rebooters? We are! Join Josh and James as they remember Paul Verhoeven's Schwarzenegger-starring classic sci-fi action romp Total Recall, and try to forget the Colin Farrell starring 2012 remake (or should that be reboot?) See you at the party!

Duration:01:30:16

Unbreakable (2000) | Glass (2019)

3/12/2019
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Josh and James split opinion as they discuss M Night Shyamalan's long-awaited Unbreakable sequel(s?). But are the movies all they're cracked up to be? And is M Night's curse finally broken? Stay tuned to find out!

Duration:01:13:03

Minisode: Oscars Part 2

3/2/2019
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We jump back into the 2019 Oscars post event and discuss the winners, along with a run through of our own sweep-stake. Join us in our look at this years decidedly mixed emotion ceremony.

Duration:00:43:39

Point Break (1991) | Point Break (2015)

2/22/2019
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Joshy Utah and James 'Bodhi' Barber hang ten and hit the waves as they discuss Kathryn Bigelow's bromantic buddy cop thriller Point Break. Then they lose their minds talking about the gnarly stunt-filled mess of a remake. Wipe out.

Duration:01:08:22

Beauty and the Beast (1991) | Beauty and the Beast (2017)

2/8/2019
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"It is with deepest pride and greatest pleasure that we welcome you tonight. And now we invite you to relax, let us pull up a chair as The Rebooters proudly present - Episode 12!" Be our guest for this week's episode on Disney's Beauty and the Beast!

Duration:01:18:52

Minisode: Black Mirror - Bandersnatch

2/2/2019
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Did you have any choice to listen to this episode? Did the boys choose Frosties or Sugar Puffs? Josh and James throw tea over their computer whilst discussing Black Mirror's foray into Choose Your Own Adventure: Bandersnatch.

Duration:00:34:52

Psycho (1960) | Psycho (1998)

1/26/2019
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'Another Horror episode?!' I hear you say - it's hard to avoid them when talking about remakes! Josh & James talk about the groundbreaking Alfred Hitchcock 1960 classic Psycho and it's 1998 shot-for-shot remake from Good Will Hunting director, Gus Van Sant. The question is - is it hard to tell these two apart? You'd be psychotic to miss this one...

Duration:01:00:22

Minisode - Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

1/18/2019
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This time, the boys swing into action to discuss the latest web-headed hero to enter the Spider-Man franchise - the Sony animated masterpiece 'Into the Spiderverse'. How does it stack up to its predecessors? Is it Oscar Worthy? And just how did they get Kingpin so square?

Duration:00:27:36

The Mummy (1999) | The Mummy (2017)

1/11/2019
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Join Josh and James this week as they try to unravel the mysteries of Universal's Mummy franchise. Does Brendan Fraser's romp through Egypt triumph over Tom Cruise's disaster holiday in Dorset? Don't bury your head in the sand - give it a listen!

Duration:01:27:27

Spider-Man (2002) | The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) | Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

11/27/2018
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"HEY, WEB-HEAD! Come listen to our Spider-Man episode!" James and Josh talk about the legacy of the King of Swing and discuss not only the crazy production history of the character, but also which one spins the most satisfying web.

Duration:01:52:53

It (1990) | It: Chapter One (2017)

11/8/2018
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"We all float down here..." to Derry's sewer system. Josh and James discuss Stephen King's infamous dancing clown... Does the 2017 reboot hold water compared with it's 1990 counterpart? Have a listen and float too...BEEP BEEP!

Duration:01:27:42

Halloween (1978) | Halloween (2018)

11/1/2018
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This week, James and Josh visit Haddonfield USA and its most respected murderer, Mike Myers. But which is the more deadly: John Carpenter's 1978 original, or the Danny McBride produced 2018 reboot of the same name? Let's find out...

Duration:01:26:58

The Thing (1982) | The Thing (2011)

10/10/2018
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This week, join The Rebooters as Josh and James delve into the desolate Antarctic tundra with the 1982 cult classic: The Thing and it's 2011 prequel. Does the reboot attempt do it's predecessor justice, or is it just a poor assimilation...?

Duration:01:16:40

Minisode: Christopher Nolan Rankings

10/3/2018
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As a welcome break from the usual rebooting action, this episode Josh and James discuss their favourite Christopher Nolan movies. Which is the best? Do they agree? Have either of them seen The Following? Tune in to find out!

Duration:00:46:55

Batman (1989)| Batman Begins (2005)

8/30/2018
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This week, join The Rebooters' Josh and James as they take a trip to Gotham City and check in with the Caped Crusader, The World's Greatest Detective: Batman. But how does Nolan's gritty 2005 reboot to the franchise stack up to Burton's gothically madcap 1989 Prince-filled original? Tune in to find out! Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheRebooters Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therebooters/

Duration:01:54:15

Minisode - Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom(2018)

8/9/2018
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In their first minisode, Josh and James go prehistoric as they travel back to Jurassic World. Does this new film live up to it's original predecessors or is it just a big pile of dino-dung? Tune in to find out!

Duration:00:33:52

King Kong (1933) | King Kong (2005)

7/23/2018
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This week, Josh and James venture to Skull Island to discuss the King of monster movies. How does Peter Jackson's blockbuster love letter stand up to the 1933 technical masterpiece? Tune in and find out!

Duration:01:31:47

Jurassic Park (1993) | Jurassic World (2015)

6/22/2018
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This week, Josh and James go prehistoric as they tackle Steven Spielberg's adventure masterpiece Jurassic Park. How does the dinosaur-filled epic stack up to the Chris Pratt starring, velociraptor loving, Colin Trevorrow directed remake Jurassic World? Tune in and find out!

Duration:01:51:56

Clash of the Titans (1981) | Clash of the Titans (2010)

6/4/2018
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This week Josh and James release the kraken as they look at Clash of the Titans. How does the 1984 classic, complete with seminal monster work by Ray Harryhausen, stack up to the overstuffed and oddly star-studded 2010 remake?

Duration:01:17:28