Kneel Before Pod – Marvel’s The Defenders

Netflix delivered another taste of Superhero goodness with Marvel’s The Defenders; the culmination of the individual Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist shows. To mark the occasion we decided on another Podcast where we could talk about the highs, the lows and anything else that took our fancy as comic book fans. Joining…

Unforgettable

A woman finds her life with her fiancĂ© disrupted when his unhinged ex does everything in her power to make things difficult in Denise Di Novi’s Unforgettable. I went to see this film because I thought there might be some interesting ideas behind it. A better version of this would have played up the terror…

The LEGO Batman Movie

Chris McKay gives the LEGO movie franchise its second outing with The LEGO Batman Movie where the blocky Dark Knight builds his way to a safer Gotham City. The Lego Movie was a pleasant surprise as it could have so easily been a shameless excuse for product placement but the end result was something far…

Ratchet & Clank

Kevin Munroe and Jerrica Cleland’s Ratchet & Clank is the latest attempt to put a video game on the big screen by telling the origin story of how the titular characters came to be inseparable partners. Being a gamer sometimes I have played the Ratchet & Clank video games now and again and have generally…

Daredevil – Season 1

I’m a little late to the party on this one but I’ve genuinely been really busy with real life and keeping up with the weekly stuff I’ve got so I’ve had a few problems finding time to work on my all season stuff. Those are my excuses so I’ll just get onto talking about the…

Top Five

Chris Rock writes, directs and stars in the semi autobiographical Top Five that focuses on a stand-up comedian turned actor who really wants to be taken seriously in that space. The film is shot like a documentary in many ways as reporter Chelsea Brown (Rosario Dawson) basically follows him around for a day as she…