Monday, February 27, 2017

FPcast for February 27th 2017: Trainspotting 2!


This week we review Trainspotting 2 aka T2: Spudgement Day. We also review the bait-and-switch of Rings, the mathematics of Hidden Figures, check out some Korean drama, catch up on Piddlegate, debate Han Solo, and also some other stuff. Stuff stuff stuff!

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The Book Was Better Podcast Episode 178: Basic Instinct (with guest host Lizzy!)


This week things take a dark turn when we read the thigh-opening crime thriller novelization of Basic Instinct. Listen as guest host Lizzy and I shudder with horror at Detective Nick Curran, one of the most disgusting crapbag characters ever created, and his deplorable downward spiralling antics. Trigger warnings apply!

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Monday, February 20, 2017

FPcast for January 20th 2017: The Great Wall!


This week we review The Great Wall and mount a great defence against oncoming controversy. We discuss the news, including Tom Hiddelston's piddlegate. And we drop a whole lot of truth bombs about a whole lot of stuff. Let us be your white saviours...

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The Book Was Better Episode 177: Rambo First Blood Part II


 This week we take another shot at Vietnam, when we read the oily, pumped up and surprisingly graphic novelization of Rambo: First Blood II. And joining me from afar is irrepressible co-host Xavier, as we milk the most out of the brand new mixing desk. Learn more about Rambo than you ever wanted to know, including a surprise appearance by his sidekick... Scrotey? JUST LISTEN TO THIS THING.

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Monday, February 13, 2017

FPcast for January 13 2017: 50 Shades Darker!


This week we do you a huge Valentine's favour by reviewing the bewildering 50 Shades Darker! Plus we talk a whole bunch of movie news, watch all the new trailers, and share our thoughts on Legion, The Good Place, and crazy Chinese fantasy movie League of Gods. And there's other stuff too! My! What value!

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The Book Was Better Podcast Episode 176: Bee Movie!


Book Was Better is back, baby! Or is it Book Was BEEter? And what BEEtter way than to kick off a new era than with the novelization of Jerry Seinfeld's brain fart Bee Movie! Joining me is BEE-utiful co-host Paris as we find out all about honey, memes, bee on human love, bees, bees and bees. Plus bees! BEES.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

FPcast for February 6 2017: Moonlight!


This week we catch up on the Oscar contenders, reviewing Moonlight, Manchester by the Sea, and taking another look at Lion. Plus we weigh in on Trump vs. Australia, the new Doctor Who, the trailer for Wortho's new masterpiece, AND we stuff around a lot with our new soundboard.

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Monday, January 30, 2017

FPcast for January 30th 2017: Split!


This week we review M. Night's wacky and surprising Split, plus we talk about Shia Labeouf's He Will Not Divide Us project (which has changed drastically since we recorded), Australian ice creams, and rant about recent bad retail experiences. And more!

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Monday, January 23, 2017

FPcast for January 23rd 2017: XXX The Return of Xander Cage!


This week we inexplicably review Vin Diesel's vanity project XXX: The Return of Xander Cage. Plus we review Edge of Seventeen,  talk trailers, talk about how people respond to trailers, and I even think there's a big tangent somewhere about Jersey Shore. Oh! And Patrick Stewart's new role of a lifetime...

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Monday, January 16, 2017

FPcast for January 16 2016: Jackie!


This week we review Natalie Portman as Jackie in the aptly named Jackie, plus we did actually end up watching Passengers - which makes us liars! Also Jacinta reports on the Singapore Avengers exhibition, plus we talk a whole lot of other gubbins.

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