Kneel Before Pod – Spider-Man: Homecoming

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…

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Marvel’s latest outing brings their most marketable character into the fold with Jon Watts’ Spider-Man: Homecoming. The level of anticipation for this movie was off the charts. I’m talking both as a fan of this character and the Marvel movies but also as someone who lives on this planet. Spider-Man’s extended cameo in Captain America:…

Pilgrimage

With Pilgrimage director Brendan Muldowney (Savage, Love Eternal) has managed to gather together a very impressive cast for a story that might have some difficulty in finding an audience, and that is a crying shame as this is an excellent piece of work. Set in 13th Century Ireland it tells the story of a small…

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…

Kneel Before Pod – Captain America: Civil War

It’s time for another Kneel Before Pod. On this episode myself (Craig), Aaron and Chris -who appears for the first time- got together over the internet to talk about the latest Marvel movie Captain America: Civil War. Through the discussion we talk about our reactions to the conflict as well as new characters like Black…

Captain America: Civil War

It’s Avenger vs. Avenger in Captain America: Civil War when Steve Rogers aka Captain America (Chris Evans) and Tony Stark aka Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) disagree with legal measures that various governments around the world want to place on the Avengers because they fear how dangerous a team of superhumans can be. Loosely based…

In the Heart of the Sea

Ron Howard’s In the Heart of the Sea takes its inspiration from the shipwreck story that reportedly inspired the Herman Melville novel Moby Dick. The fate of the Essex was turned into a non fiction book in the year 2000. I imagine that this book is largely the source material for this film as the…