Monday, February 8, 2016

FPcast for February 8 2016: Deadpool!


This week we review much anticipated merc-with-a-mouth flick Deadpool! And for the higher brows in the room we also discuss Fassbender's Jobs, and stop motion chin-scratcher Anomalisa. And we discuss a bunch of other nonsense too like Ghostbusters Lego, X-Com 2, and a brand new kitten babby! You heard it here first!

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The Book Was Better Episode 153: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (with guest host Zach!)


This week we read the novelization of cartoons meet 1947 Hollywood murder-mystery movie Who Framed Roger Rabbit! And it sure as hell wasn't my totally innocent guest host, Zach! We speculate on all the big questions like: how are Toons brought to life and why does Eddie Valiant crap without a shirt on. P-p-p-p-p-p-p-pleeeeeasssseee don't miss it!

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Monday, February 1, 2016

FPcast for February 1 2016: Room!


This week we are totes highbrow and crap when we review the excellent Room, the thought-provoking Spotlight, talk news, trailers, and say goodbye to a beloved old friend.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The Book Was Better Episode 152: Enchanted (with guest host Paris)


This week we switch from 2D to 3D as we enter the magical, romantic, creepily insane world of Andalasia  when we read the junior novelization of Enchanted! Joining me on the quest to find True Love's Kiss or something or other is enchanting guest host Paris! We're going to ask all the tough questions like: why do the people in the real world act less realistically and crazier than those in the cartoon world? Listen to this one before the 12th dong!

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Monday, January 25, 2016

FPcast for January 25 2016: The Hateful Eight!


This week we finally get to see and review the Hateful Eight, plus The Danish Girl. We talk about that new Suicide Squad trailer, and cover a heap of news including Labyrinth, the recent DC movie first peeks, He-Man and more. Plus a sudden rant about Kevin Smith, and Part 3 of the Star Wars Rey theory which adds more pieces of the puzzle by speculating about her mother.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The Book Was Better Episode 151: Superman Returns (with guest host Hector!)


This week not only do we return with a brand new episode, but super-stalker Superman returns from parts unknown to creep on baby mama Lois Lane when we read the junior novelization of Superman Returns! And helping me with the Man of Steel's paternity test is special guest host Hector Weenis! It's a super-sized episode and we gut a spectacularly stupid plot, and indulge in some pretty stupid speculation of our own!

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Monday, January 18, 2016

FPcast for January 18 2016: The Big Short


This week we mourn the passing of two wonderful artists, talk young Han Solo casting, the surprise Cloverfield sequel and give capsule reviews of The Big Short, Carol, Goosebumps and Sisters. Plus, you know, we might just talk a few more spoilery Star Wars things at the end.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The Book Was Better Classics: High school Musical


This is the last classic episode before we return to the first new episodes of 2016, and what a classic it is! This one is the distant Episode 4 and it's all about our favourite hoops doggies as we read the all dancing/dunking novelization of High School Musical! Jessica McLeod and I learn all about American high school in the book that launched two sequels -and another two episodes for us! Then see you next week for Superman Returns!

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Monday, January 11, 2016

FPcast for January 11 2016: The Heart of the Sea!


This week we review Hemsworth vs a whale The Heart of the Sea, Jennifer Lawrence in Joy, Bryan Cranston's Trumbo, and present a unified Rey theory on who she is, where she came from, and why she is wheres he is now. Plus we talk about a lot of other nonsense like the 90's Extreme Ghostbusters! Stick it in your ears! TO THE EXTREME!

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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The Book Was Better Classics: Alien!


This week is another classic from the archive as I continue to laze around and not read anything on my holidays! Today is a very early episode where Jess and I read the very first book of the Aliens franchise: Alien - which turns out to not really be about an alien at all, but actually more about a cat! Listen again or for the first time! (And new episodes begin on January 19th!)

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