Kneel Before Pod – Trailer Chat – Justice League & Spider-Man: Homecoming

Kneel Before Pod is trying out a new feature where people get together and discuss trailers for upcoming films they’re excited about. This edition focuses on Justice League and Spider-Man: Homecoming. The discussion on Justice League features Craig, Chris and Aaron and the discussion on Spider-Man: Homecoming features Craig and Sandy. Craig and Aaron can…

Live by Night

An up and coming Gangster tries to establish himself as being a credible player among his contemporaries in the cut throat prohibition era in Ben Affleck’s Live by Night. Ben Affleck has never really impressed me as an actor -other than playing Batman or in The Accountant– so I find his directorial efforts to be…

The Accountant

Ben Affleck plays an an autistic accountant who moonlights as an action hero. Or is it an action hero who moonlights as an accountant in Gavin O’Connor’s The Accountant? Whatever side of the fence you think Affleck’s mathematical savant Christian Wolff falls on, the commonality is that he’s autistic and that fact underpins so much…

Kneel Before Pod – Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad is a film that was seen and reviewed by yours truly (Craig) but there was a lot more that had to be said about it so me and Kat teamed up to have a discussion about it and get the whole thing out of our system. Kat is a first time contributor to…

Suicide Squad

The DC Extended Universe continues with David Ayer’s villain team-up Suicide Squad. The basic premise is that some of the worst villains the DC Universe has to offer are brought together to form a team to defend against the growing potential for super powered threats. On the surface this sounds like an amazing idea. Getting…

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

Zack Snyder’s Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice finally gives DC and Warner Brothers the right to add themselves to the club of having a cinematic universe. It is only two films deep but that was Marvel once upon a time and other attempt to replicate that have been unsuccessful so it is a club…

On the Silver Screen – Gone Girl

David Fincher directs the adaptation of the popular novel Gone Girl starring future Batman Ben Affleck as as Nick Dunne, a man accused of murdering his wife Amy (Rosamund Pike) after she goes missing and the evidence starts to point to him. Having not read the novel I had very little knowledge of what this…