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The Villain Was Right

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Comedians Craig Fay and Rebecca Reeds view Movies and TV from the villain's perspective and dare to ask if they were really all that bad. Podcast Produced by The From Superheroes Network.

Comedians Craig Fay and Rebecca Reeds view Movies and TV from the villain's perspective and dare to ask if they were really all that bad. Podcast Produced by The From Superheroes Network.

Location:

Canada

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Comedians Craig Fay and Rebecca Reeds view Movies and TV from the villain's perspective and dare to ask if they were really all that bad. Podcast Produced by The From Superheroes Network.

Twitter:

@VWRPodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

133: Paranormal Activity (with Sequoia Simone)

4/8/2021
Childhood best friends Katie and The Demon have grown apart over the years. But when Katie finds herself stuck in a relationship with the arrogant and dismissive Micah, The Demon knows it’s up to her to help Katie out. Moving in with the couple The Demon starts hatching her wacky plot to drive the two apart and get Katie back on the singles scene. With special guest Sequoia Simone (@Sassquoia) from “But Make it Scary” podcast (@ButMakeItScary) Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the...

Duration:01:02:07

132: WandaVision

4/1/2021
When a deranged family of terrorists takes over the town of Westview and begins torturing its citizens Agatha Harkness finds herself to be the only one who can intervene. It’s a race against time as she must use her decades of experience to help the terrorists' matriarch, Wanda Maximoff, separate reality from the delusional world she’s created for herself. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit www.FromSuperheroes.com for more podcasts, YouTube series,...

Duration:01:14:28

131: Kong Skull Island

3/25/2021
After being rudely awoken from some much-needed beauty sleep, a hibernating Skull Crawler will try to teach a group of intruders you don’t drop bombs on your neighbours. After a long battle, the Crawler family is wiped out when a giant ape and trespassers join forces. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit www.FromSuperheroes.com for more podcasts, YouTube series, web comics, and more.

Duration:00:56:47

130: Footloose

3/18/2021
A grieving town is shaken up by a new high school student hell-bent on showing the community the art of angry dancing. Reverend Shaw Moore tries to hold his neighbourhood together while his daughter joins the rebel on his dance dance revolution. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit www.FromSuperheroes.com for more podcasts, YouTube series, web comics, and more.

Duration:01:00:05

129: Meet The Parents

3/11/2021
Jack welcomes his daughter’s new boyfriend Greg into his home with open arms, but Greg’s behaviour quickly turns suspicious and erratic. Not only does Jack catch him in obvious lies about his past but he also discovers him searching the house late at night. Suspecting he is not who he claims, Jack sets out to uncover his true identity and determine whether he is simply a total wiener, undeserving of his daughter’s affections, or a dangerous figure from Jack’s past at the CIA. With special...

Duration:01:13:26

128: Tangled

3/4/2021
The last of her kind, Mother Gothel shoulders the responsibility of preserving and protecting the kingdom’s magic from the tyrannical royals seeking to exploit it. So when a powerful magic is accidently transferred into the royal’s young daughter Gothel knows she must resort to extreme measures in order to protect it. But as her relationship with the princess grows the lines between family and foe begin to fade and, for the first time, Gothel must decide which is worth saving. Brought to...

Duration:01:05:29

127: SHAZAM

2/25/2021
As a child Dr. Thaddeus Sivana was constantly told he would never be good enough. Refusing to believe the lies of his abusers Sivana dedicated his life to study and self-improvement. Now he must use a lifetime of learning to confront the gatekeepers who have kept him, and many children like him, from the halls of power by proclaiming them unworthy. Brought to you in part by Virtual Game Night. If you're getting Zoom fatigue spice up your calls with Virtual Game Nights. Comedian Olly...

Duration:01:13:24

126: Bridget Jones's Diary

2/18/2021
Natasha was looking forward to starting a new life with her fiancé Mark Darcy in New York City. But after uprooting her life and career, Mark suddenly flees back to England to be with a woman he had previously described as a “verbally incontinent, chain smoking alcoholic”. Now Natasha must put the pieces of her life back together alone in a strange city, half a world away from her friends and family. Brought to you in part by Virtual Game Night. If you're getting Zoom fatigue spice up your...

Duration:01:11:41

125: Ant-man And The Wasp (with Jocelyn Geddie)

2/11/2021
When Ava, a chronically ill woman, seeks access to medicine that could save her life she finds her way blocked by disgraced researcher Dr. Hank Pym – a self-serving narcissist obsessed with reconnecting with his estranged wife regardless of the cost to others. Now Ava must prepare for the fight of her life in this triumphant tale of perseverance and human spirit. With special guest Jocelyn Geddie (@JocelynGeddie) Brought to you in part by Virtual Game Night. If you're getting Zoom fatigue...

Duration:01:08:54

124: The Magic School Bus

2/4/2021
Arnold had heard the stories. The tales of the evil woman known only as “The Friz” trapping students inside her haunted bus and subjecting them to horrors beyond comprehension. And that’s all he thought they were: stories… until the day the Friz came for him. Now in the fight for his life and sanity Arnold knows only one thing to be true: He should have stayed home from school today. This episode is brought to you by O&H Consulting – The heroes you need in today’s job market: power up your...

Duration:01:06:09

123: The Fast and The Furious (with Che Durena)

1/28/2021
Heads will roll at the FBI after an elaborate and costly undercover operation fails to bring down the violent and reckless crime boss Dominic Toretto. With evidence that agency funds were funneled into buying fancy cars and accusations of inappropriate behaviour between the undercover agent and Dom’s sister, the FBI must decide whether the investigation failed due to incompetence or corruption. With special guest Che Durena (@CheDurena) Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From...

Duration:01:09:59

122: Toy Story 2

1/21/2021
Al McWhiggin loves toys. So when he spots a raggedy old “Sheriff Woody” doll at a yard sale he recognizes the chance to preserve an important piece of pop-culture for generations to come. Little does he realize there are sinister forces working secretly against him to make sure the ultra-valuable collector’s items never leave the country. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit www.FromSuperheroes.com for more podcasts, YouTube series, web comics, and...

Duration:01:04:53

121: Inception

1/14/2021
On the long flight home after his father’s death Robert Fischer plans to spend the time grieving and meditating on their fraught relationship. Little does he realize the flight is full of dangerous criminals on the run from the law, who drug him and force him into a confrontation that could change everything about who he is. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit www.FromSuperheroes.com for more podcasts, YouTube series, web comics, and more.

Duration:01:07:28

120: Hitch (with Tracy Hamilton)

1/7/2021
While assigned to the celebrity gossip beat, journalist Sara Melas uncovers evidence of the nefarious “Date Doctor”- rumoured to teach other men how to manipulate and prey on women. Sara sets out to expose the dangerous predator but as she digs deeper, she realizes he already knows too much about her. Now Sara must discover if the Date Doctor is a mere urban legend or someone already lethally close. With special guest Tracy Hamilton (@HamilTrace) Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the...

Duration:01:16:44

119: Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog

12/31/2020
In a very special year-end episode we seek to answer the big questions posed by the podcast. Questions like: Who is the villain of the villain’s story? Can good exist without evil? Is it better to do right for the wrong reason or to do wrong for the right reasons? Can superheroes exist in the absence of supervillains? Can we find enough to talk about in a 40-minute web series from 2008 to fill an entire episode? Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced for the From Superheroes network. Visit...

Duration:01:02:11

118: How The Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

12/24/2020
An inquisitive young girl uncovers evidence of a massive cover up involving Whoville’s most respected citizens. As the trail leads her closer to the mayor’s office the town’s friendly and festive veneer begins to peel away exposing its dark and disturbing underbelly. It’s a race against time as she looks for a connection between the bullied young boy who was left for dead on a mountainside 30 years ago and the monstrous Grinch that threatens the town. Edited by Andrew Ivimey and produced...

Duration:01:03:30

117: You've Got Mail

12/17/2020
Frank and Patricia have little in common except that their partners are involved in an intense emotional affair with each other. Unaware of the betrayal they are drawn into each other’s world as they work to preserve an independent bookstore from the big-box store across the street and to save the career of its owner who has fallen victim to a cruel millionaire’s catfishing scheme. Brought to you in part by Virtual Game Night. If you're getting Zoom fatigue spice up your calls with Virtual...

Duration:01:10:57

116: Batman Returns

12/10/2020
Betrayed and left for dead, a woman seeks justice against the billionaire playboys using her city as their personal playground at the expense of its long-suffering citizens. Meanwhile a young political upstart wages a tireless campaign to stop the entrenched plutocrats from passing their unearned power to a new generation. Challenged by the agent of their oppressors the two must form an uneasy alliance to foment revolution and prevent a return to normal. Brought to you in part by Virtual...

Duration:01:02:56

115: The Nightmare Before Christmas

12/3/2020
Living on the fringes of society Oogie Boogie suddenly finds himself tasked with hiding the dangerous political prisoner known only as Sandy Claws. Through his interactions with the man Boogie begins to realize that Claws is from a different world with very different values then those of the society that imprisoned him. As things begin to unravel Boogie is forced to confront the morality of his own actions and whether they are justified or serve only the ego and whims of the mysterious Mr....

Duration:01:07:51

114: Moonraker (with Dave Atkinson)

11/26/2020
Listen. Sometimes we get it wrong. Sometimes the villain isn’t right. Sometimes we really want to talk about James Bond and space with our friend Dave and we misremember the plot of a super silly movie we haven’t watched since we owned it on VHS. That ‘sometimes’ is ‘this time’. It’s James Bond in Space with special guest Dave Atkinson (@shitshooters)! Brought to you in part by Virtual Game Night. If you're getting Zoom fatigue spice up your calls with Virtual Game Nights. Comedian Olly...

Duration:01:13:44