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Hosts Andrew Ivimey & Diana McCallum (creators of FromSuperheroes.com) discuss the heroic media of the week. Every week it's a different talk about a specific movie, specific show, or whatever they want. Plus visits from the occasional nerdy guest.

Hosts Andrew Ivimey & Diana McCallum (creators of FromSuperheroes.com) discuss the heroic media of the week. Every week it's a different talk about a specific movie, specific show, or whatever they want. Plus visits from the occasional nerdy guest.
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Hosts Andrew Ivimey & Diana McCallum (creators of FromSuperheroes.com) discuss the heroic media of the week. Every week it's a different talk about a specific movie, specific show, or whatever they want. Plus visits from the occasional nerdy guest.

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148: The Walking Dead

11/12/2018
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This week we're talking about The Walking Dead, Season 9, up to and including episode 5, the episode where... well... you know. We discuss the step up in quality this season, the missing cameo, the merits of time jumping, and what exactly is a garbage elf. We want to give a big thank you to our friends over at NOIZE for sending us their stylish and cruelty-free outerwear. NOIZE jackets make it easy to be elegant, ethical, and very toasty. Featuring 100% polyester, faux fur and vegan...

Duration:01:17:38

147: Doctor Who (with Ashley Cooper)

11/5/2018
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We're talking about the new season of Doctor Who episodes 1-4 with our guest comedian Ashley Cooper. We're talking new Doctor, new companions, new show runner, new everything! Why are these companions so refreshing, the benefits of capri pants, and we compare Doctor Who writers to magicians. We want to give a big thank you to our friends over at NOIZE for sending us their stylish and cruelty-free outerwear. NOIZE jackets make it easy to be elegant, ethical, and very toasty. Featuring 100%...

Duration:01:15:04

146: Daredevil Season 3 (Part 2)

10/29/2018
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It's Part 2 of our coverage of Daredevil Season 3 and we're talking about episodes 7-13 and the season as a whole so spoilers ahead. We break down the final fight, what Nadeem represents, how Deborah Ann Woll is a national treasure, and what is a confessional really. Today's episode brought to you by ZipRecruiter. ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes and industries to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. ZipRecruiter posts your job to over one...

Duration:01:35:40

145: Daredevil Season 3 (Part 1)

10/22/2018
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We're talking about season 3 of Daredevil in two parts, and this week we're talking about episodes 1-6. This may be the best work that Marvel has done in TV, we break down incredible action, flawless performances, the sexiest Daredevil, and the most creative use of "powers" we've seen. This episode brought to you in part by Care/Of. Care/Of is a monthly subscription vitamin service that delivers completely personalized vitamin and supplement packs right to your door. Their fun, online quiz...

Duration:01:39:29

144: Blade 2 LIVE at FanExpo (with Ian MacIntyre and Jason Deline)

10/15/2018
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The Day Walker is back! We talked about Blade 2 LIVE at FanExpo Canada in Toronto with guests Ian MacIntyre and Jason Deline. We discuss insane outfits, Ron Perlman being not at all German, incredible creature design, and should we make more day walkers? This episode brought to you in part by Audible. Audible has an unmatched selection of audiobooks and other audio products. Audible helps you listen to more books by switching seamlessly between devices. Get a free credit every month good...

Duration:00:55:15

143: Venom

10/8/2018
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Put on your best symbiote and get ready to eat some heads (offscreen!) cause we're talking about Venom! This week we have a blast talking about the best musical tie-in since Deep Blue Sea, the opposite of chemistry, science tubes, and the buddy cop comedy that could have been. Looking for a tee with the best nerdy designs by independent artists from around the web? Check out www.TeePublic.com or discover our favourite designs at www.TeePublic.FromSuperheroes.com

Duration:01:28:34

142: Spider-Man 3 (with Kat Angus and Jocelyn Geddie)

10/1/2018
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We're joined by the hosts of the podcast I Hate It But I Love It for a very special episode to talk about Spider-Man 3. We discuss how Venom is not what ruined this movie, how the butler Bernard is the complicated star of the film and of course, the dancing. Dear god, the dancing. Today's episode brought to you by ZipRecruiter. ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes and industries to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. ZipRecruiter posts your job to...

Duration:01:28:47

141: The Predator (2018)

9/24/2018
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We've had enough of those boring old regular Predators, it's time for THE Predator. This week we're talking about the new movie The Predator, how impressive it is that it fits into predator canon, how plucky kids shouldn't be in R-Rated movies, and what is the ultimate Predator killer? Looking for a tee with the best nerdy designs by independent artists from around the web? Check out www.TeePublic.com or discover our favourite designs at www.TeePublic.FromSuperheroes.com

Duration:01:21:03

140: Iron Fist (Season 2, Part 2)

9/17/2018
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It's more Iron Fist and this time there's so many fists! This is part two of our coverage of Iron Fist season 2, where we discuss episodes 6-10 and the season as a whole. We talk about the surprise and awesome ending, how Ward is all of us, and just who is watching Hell's Kitchen right now!? This episode brought to you in part by Audible. Audible has an unmatched selection of audiobooks and other audio products. Audible helps you listen to more books by switching seamlessly between devices....

Duration:01:22:01

139: Iron Fist (Season 2 Part 1)

9/10/2018
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Iron Fist is back and better than ever (he would have to be though). This is part one of our coverage of Iron Fist season 2, and we'll be talking about episodes 1-5. We discuss if this is the same show that people made fun of in season one, why Ward is a likeable jerk, problematic characters that should have been rewritten, and the much better fighting. Today's episode brought to you by ZipRecruiter. ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes and industries to find the most...

Duration:01:25:35

138: Predator (1987)

9/3/2018
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Before they reboot it again we're going back to 1987's muscle extravaganza, Predator. We discuss how this movie is Aliens but in the jungle, the slow undressing of the characters, how many explosives did they pack, and is the Predator sexy? This episode is brought to you by eero. Life's too short for bad WiFi, so eero replaces your router and blankets your whole home in fast, reliable WiFi. Unlike traditional router companies that have typically built clunky, lower-quality devices, eero...

Duration:01:21:55

137: Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance

8/27/2018
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It's the end of bad movie month and we're closing it out with a movie decided by fan vote. You chose Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance, which is the second one. We talk about Nic Cage being Nic Cage, the surprise that Idris Elba is in this, and why you NEVER sell your soul to the devil? Thank you to our friends over at SteelSeries for sending us their incredible Rival 600 gaming mouse and Apex M750 gaming keyboard. StreelSeries creates innovative new products designed specifically for esports...

Duration:01:09:53

136: The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen (with Cathryn Naiker)

8/20/2018
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It's still bad movie month and this week we're talking about The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen with our guest Cathryn Naiker. We talk about the loose assembly of a team, what constitutes a good tank, spending too much time on a boat, and that boat being way too big! This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Mack Weldon is a premium men’s essentials brand that believes in smart design, premium fabrics, and simple shopping. For the most comfortable underwear, socks, shirts,...

Duration:01:29:11

135: Fantastic Four (2015)

8/13/2018
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Bad movie month continues at Talk From Superheroes and WOOF is it ever bad. This week we are talking about the 2015 flop Fantastic Four. We break down the wild sexism, creepy body horror, why it's clobberin' time, and the constant failure of Hollywood wig departments. This episode is brought to you by Squarespace. Turn your next great idea into a great website with Squarespace. With amazing templates and 24/7 award winning customer service Squarespace will help you make it yourself, make it...

Duration:01:30:09

134: Batman Forever

8/6/2018
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It's another Bad Movie Month on Talk From Superheroes and we're kicking things off with a rough one. It's Batman Forever, a movie which Diana unapologetically loves and which has completely broken Andrew. We talk about how Jim Carrey is doing so much, using the bat-signal as a booty call, and the absolute worst way to do laundry. Today's episode brought to you by ZipRecruiter. ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes and industries to find the most qualified job candidates with...

Duration:01:28:35

133: Mission Impossible Fallout

7/30/2018
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We're talking about Mission Impossible Fallout this week. We discuss how this movie thinks it has a theme (but doesn't), where is Renner, is Henry Cavill's character an idiot, and does this feel like the end of the MI series? Looking for a tee with the best nerdy designs by independent artists from around the web? Check out www.TeePublic.com or discover our favourite designs at www.TeePublic.FromSuperheroes.com

Duration:01:26:17

132: Mission Impossible Rogue Nation

7/23/2018
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Get your tickets to the Opera ready because we're about to talk about Mission Impossible Rogue Nation. We discuss how there's not enough Jeremy Renner, loving every character in this movie, Ilsa and Benji being the real stars, Tom Cruise doing absurd stunts, and better ways to hold your breath. This episode is brought to you by eero. Life's too short for bad WiFi, so eero replaces your router and blankets your whole home in fast, reliable WiFi. Unlike traditional router companies that have...

Duration:01:27:15

131: Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol

7/16/2018
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This week we're talking about the incredibly fun Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol. We discuss how the movie handed the reigns to Jeremy Renner (only it didn't), the magic of comedic treasure Simon Pegg, shedding the weight of the old franchise, and making simple scenes exciting. This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Mack Weldon is a premium men’s essentials brand that believes in smart design, premium fabrics, and simple shopping. For the most comfortable underwear, socks, shirts,...

Duration:01:20:28

130: Ant-Man And The Wasp (plus we chat with Hannah John-Kamen)

7/9/2018
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We're talking about Ant-Man and The Wasp, including how the Lang family is the best family, a movie without any villains, beloved character actors, and was Janet the one keeping Hank together personally. Plus, in a bonus segment, Andrew has a quick chat with Hannah John-Kamen about her role as the villain, Ghost. Looking for a tee with the best nerdy designs by independent artists from around the web? Check out www.TeePublic.com and discover your next favourite Tee and check out our...

Duration:01:38:18

129: Ant-Man (with Meg MacKay)

7/2/2018
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This week we're talking about our favorite tiny superhero, Ant-Man, and to discuss Small Rudd we brought in a Paul Rudd expert, comedian Meg MacKay. We discuss how cute Paul Rudd is, how Hope should have the suit, and literally dozens of better uses for shrinking technology. This episode is brought to you by Dollar Shave Club makers of products for your hair, face, skin and shower. Get your DSC starter kit right now for just $5 and FREE SHIPPING. Get your first month of their best razor...

Duration:01:34:24