Kneel Before Pod – Comic-Con 2017

San Diego Comic-Con is one of the biggest events in the nerd calendar and 2017 was a year that just kept on giving in terms of teases of great content. As nerds it is our responsibility to get in front of a microphone and talk about it. Craig and Chris bring their unique takes on…

Kneel Before Pod – Spectacular Spider-Man

Spectacular

In 2008 and animated Spider-Man TV series started by the name of Spectacular Spider-Man. It was a well developed and respectful adaptation of the iconic Marvel character. It made such an impression on Craig and Aaron that they just had to record their thoughts on the show overall. They cover everything from the characterisation of…

Dunkirk

Dunkirk

Christopher Nolan tells the true life tale of the 1940 Dunkirk evacuation also known as “Operation Dynamo” where nearly 400,000 soldiers were successfully evacuated in Dunkirk. The scale of this event makes it tricky to commit to film since it took place over a relatively large period of time and involved many different moving parts…

Kneel Before Pod – Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man

Craig, Aaron and Chris assembled to discuss the Sony/Marvel collaborative effort Spider-Man: Homecoming. As always the conversation went on random tangents such as Futurama, other versions of Spider-Man and how Michael Keaton likes to play characters based on winged creatures. Craig and Aaron can be found on this very site and Chris can also be…

War for the Planet of the Apes

Apes

The saga started in Rise of the Planet of the Apes comes to an end in Matt Reeves’ War for the Planet of the Apes. I’ve been a huge fan of these films since the first one. Taking a well known concept like Planet of the Apes and turning it on its head to focus…

EMO the Musical

EIFF

A frustrated wannabe emo struggles to find himself when enrolled at a new school in Neil Triffett’s Emo the Musical. I’ll start this by saying I know next to nothing about emo culture. It wasn’t really a thing when I was at school so any knowledge I have comes from cliché ridden anecdotes that I’ve…

Freak Show

EIFF

A gay high school student faces challenges when he is moved to an intolerant school in Trudie Styler’s Freak Show. The film follows Billy Bloom (Alex Lawther), the above mentioned gay high school student who has to find his place in the new school environment. It is made worse for him because he happens to…

Interview with Arrow’s Echo Kellum

Arrow

In the latest interview segment, Craig had the pleasure of talking to Echo Kellum who plays Curtis Holt aka Mr. Terrific on Arrow. The brief chat covers how he got into acting, his interests and his time on Arrow as well as his hopes for his character. We wish him well and hope that Curtis…