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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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183: Stranger Things (Season 3)

7/15/2019
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The 80's are back again for the third time! This week we're talking about Stranger Things season 3! We break down how many characters definitely have untreated brain damage, fantastic new villains, blatant product placement and the right and wrong time to move out of Hawkins. 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 Listen to host Andrew...

Duration:01:30:11

182: Spider-Man Far From Home

7/8/2019
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This week we're talking about the latest from our favorite spider-boy, it's Spider-Man Far From Home. We break down Diana's complicated feelings about Mysterio, Andrew's emotional feelings about Happy Hogan, a romance that works, and a series of bonkers post credit scenes. 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 Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's...

Duration:01:28:07

181: Spider-Man 2 (with Chris Sandiford)

7/1/2019
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This week we're talking about 2004's Spiderman 2 and we're joined by special guest and comedian Chris Sandiford. We talk about how a story can make no sense but still work, random screaming extras, and, wait, HOW old are all these characters??? 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 Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual...

Duration:01:28:05

180: Jessica Jones (Season 3)

6/24/2019
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It's the final season of Jessica Jones and the last hurrah for anything Marvel and Netflix. This week we're talking Jessica Jones Season 3 and the character arcs that make sense, another Frasier comparison, and the spin-off we want. 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 Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams is...

Duration:01:27:36

179: Men In Black International

6/17/2019
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The Men and Women in Black are Back and this time it's like James Bond but only sometimes. We're talking about Men In Black International this week and we get into the missed potential of this movie, romance with no chemistry, an actor stealing the show, and why is everyone alone? 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 Listen to host Andrew...

Duration:01:19:42

178: Dark Phoenix

6/10/2019
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On this week’s podcast we’re talking about the end of the X-Men as we know them, Dark Phoenix. We discuss if this movie deserved its awful reviews, whether there are themes, how it’s okay not to think about any of it and which characters Professor X actually loves. 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 Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's debut...

Duration:01:27:58

177: X-Men The Last Stand

6/3/2019
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Before the release of Dark Phoenix we're visiting the first film appearance of The Phoenix in X-Men: The Last Stand. We discuss the Phoenix being a sexy lamp, too many plot lines, why is Angel here, and why is everyone so horny!? This episode brought to you in part by BackBlaze. Backblaze is a gimmick free, unlimited, cloud backup for Macs and PC's for just $6 a month per computer. Backups occur automatically and stay out of your way. Access all your data anywhere in the world or you can...

Duration:01:33:26

Introducing Inside Star Wars

5/29/2019
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Heroes, villains, action ... all set in a galaxy far, far away. Join Inside Star Wars and go behind the camera and find out how one of the most iconic series in film history came to be. Listen now at: http://wondery.fm/boom

Duration:00:07:01

176: John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

5/27/2019
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This week it's the return of the role that Keanu Reeves was born to play, it's John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum. We break down how this may be the pinnacle of decades of action movies, how this is the actual best video game movie ever, and freak out about using a horse as a weapon. 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 Listen to host Andrew...

Duration:01:22:43

175: Game Of Thrones (Final Season)

5/20/2019
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The final episode has aired so let's talk about Game Of Thrones. Who won the game? We're breaking down if the show stuck the Kings Landing, talk theme in light of the ending, figure out the characters that worked as well as those those that didn't, and a weird dragon that understands symbolism. Special thanks to our friends over at RODE Microphones for sending us their RODEcaster Pro and the RODE PodMics to record this episode and make it sound buttery smooth. If you're looking for premium...

Duration:01:42:12

174: Pokemon Detective Pikachu

5/13/2019
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We gotta catch … a criminal! We’re talking Pokemon Detective Pikachu on this week’s podcast, including weird tonal shifts, boys abandoning their fathers, great looking pokemon and how old is this boy??? Special thanks to our friends over at RODE Microphones for sending us their RODEcaster Pro and the RODE PodMics to record this episode and make it sound buttery smooth. If you're looking for premium audio gear that's built to last and easy to use look no further than RODE. They carry a wide...

Duration:01:18:38

173: The Tick (Season 2)

5/6/2019
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It's season 2 of the Amazon Prime original The Tick! This week we talk about the beautiful journey of villain to hero to being yourself, perfect parody or maybe satire, and how this show is basically Frasier. Special thanks to our friends over at RODE Microphones for sending us their RODEcaster Pro and the RODE PodMics to record this episode and make it sound buttery smooth. If you're looking for premium audio gear that's built to last and easy to use look no further than RODE. They carry a...

Duration:01:10:16

172: Avengers Endgame

4/29/2019
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It's been 11 years and 22 films and we're in the Endgame now. It's finally time to talk about Avengers Endgame. We start with a spoiler free review but once you hear the theme music it's SPOILER TIME! On this episode we discuss the death of REDACTED, the timeline of REDACTED, and was REDACTED missing when REDACTED used REDACTED... There's a lot of spoilers, you'll just have to listen to the episode. This episode is sponsored by Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix in Concert Live at...

Duration:02:26:46

171: Iron Man

4/22/2019
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Before we enter the Endgame we're going back to the beginning of the MCU with Iron Man. This week we absolutely gush over this movie while talking about the perfect casting that launched a thousand ships, how to write a sympathetic jerk, how Tony Stark is basically The Martian, and the absurd ambition of this damn movie. This episode is sponsored by Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix in Concert Live at the Sony Centre in Toronto from May 2-4th, 2019. This is a once in a lifetime...

Duration:01:23:58

170: Hellboy (2019)

4/15/2019
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It's time for the boy from hell... again. This week we're talking about the 2019 reboot of Hellboy. We break down the numerous flashbacks, crushing a season of TV into a movie, and how to oh so subtly establish that a character is British. 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 Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams...

Duration:01:25:16

169: Shazam

4/8/2019
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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a boy, it's a man, it's a boy who's a man who's a boy! This week we're talking about Shazam. We discuss what it means to be a family, redeemable villains, big laughs, sloppy wizard plans, and how many chairs one person should own. 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 asks you about your...

Duration:01:32:45

168: Hellboy 2004 (with Allison O'Toole)

4/1/2019
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Before we get that new hell-joint we're taking a look back at 2004's Hellboy with special guest Allison O'Toole. We talk about the good aesthetic, the bland handsome boys, what city this takes place in, and why oven mitts are so important. Listen to host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams is available RIGHT NOW. It's the nerdy comedy album you've all been waiting for. Available on iTunes or Apple Music: ...

Duration:01:22:10

167: Underworld Evolution

3/25/2019
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On this week's podcast we're talking about Underworld Evolution, which is the second one fyi. We break down the numerous plots, earning an R rating, what happened to the third brother, and TWINS!? Host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams is available RIGHT NOW on iTunes or Apple music so go pick that up and laugh a little longer today. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/casual-screams/1455604569?uo=4&app=itunes Looking for a tee with the best nerdy designs by independent...

Duration:01:06:58

166: Kong: Skull Island

3/18/2019
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Captain Marvel and Nick Fury are back at it again, and this time, it's bananas. We're talking about the unexpected delight that is Kong: Skull Island including how we now understand what a thirst trap is and our theories on how Kong and Godzilla might resolve their differences. Pre-order host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams on iTunes or Apple music right now and be the first to hear it when it's released on March 25th....

Duration:01:13:09

165: Captain Marvel

3/11/2019
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We're going higher, further, faster with Captain Marvel on this week's podcast. We try to piece together the chronological memories of Carol, then talk great themes, Fury's eye, de-aging tech, and the quick moment that broke the entire canon of the MCU. Pre-order host Andrew Ivimey's debut comedy album Casual Screams on iTunes or Apple music right now and be the first to hear it when it's released on March 25th....

Duration:01:24:51