Valerie, Angela and Tatiana discuss Ant Man & The Wasp once more, only this time with ALL the spoilers (0:50). Then we dive into the various panels and press rooms we're looking forward to at San Diego Comic Con (17:30), complete with yet another Luke Cage Season 2 tangent. We debate the merits of cancellation and renewal campaigns for shows like Timeless (40:20) and try to come up with other methods of saving favorite shows. Finally, we broach the subject of Kdramas and widely varying translations using Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food / Something in the Rain as an example (52:23).
Valerie, Angela and Tatiana talk about the upcoming San Diego Comic Con prep (0:50) and specifically discuss the inclusion of Sky's A Discovery of Witches. Be warned that we go into a Luke Cage (and other Marvel properties) tangent before we then begin our Saturn Awards breakdown (17:00). After that, we theorize how Steve Trevor might return to Wonder Woman (29:40) and listen to Valerie's review of Ant-Man and the Wasp (40:30). Finally, we wrap things up by expressing our confusion over Westworld's finale (50:30) and second season as a whole.
Jessica, Angela, and Tatiana gather to provide an update on their respective obsessions. First, CW's recent Arrowverse seasons are broken down as the highs and lows of Supergirl (0:30), The Flash (12:00), Legends of Tomorrow (26:46), Black Lightning (38:44) and Arrow (47:25) discussed. Then, gushing over recently viewed Kdramas (58:25) commences. Included in the update are oldies but goodies such as Reply 1988, Just Between Lovers, and While You Were Sleeping as well as the newbies Life On Mars, What's Wrong With Secretary Kim, and Are You Human Too. Not to mention the film My Love, My Bride and the stellar Chinese drama Oh My General!
Valerie, Angela and Tatiana talk about all the reboots, prequels and 'universes' currently in development - specifically for Kick Ass, Game of Thrones and Kingsman (1:01). Then we talk about some major restructuring, such as Geoff Johns stepping down from DC Entertainment and the rumors of Kathleen Kennedy doing the same at LucasFilm (14:28). We then move on to the battle to win FOX's remains, which is currently a standoff between Disney and Comcast (38:28). Finally, Angela and Tatiana recommend a relatively recent Chinese drama called Oh My General (49:30).
Valerie, Angela and Tatiana make their way through the latest trailers (0:53) for movies like Halloween, Mortal Engines and Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. Then we give our glowing review of Incredibles 2 (27:53) as well as our impressions based on the 1st episode of the new Korean drama Life on Mars (40:34). Finally, we discuss fandom toxicity - especially as it relates to Star Wars fans and the harassment of Kelly Marie Tran (54:55).
Valerie reviews Solo: A Star Wars Movie (0:57) while Angela and Tatiana just ask annoying questions because we haven't seen it. Then we discuss the epicness that was Killing Eve's first season (31:25) and why everyone should watch. We also preview Cloak & Dagger (44:34), making the case for why it's Marvel's most grounded show yet. And finally, we talk about all the racist and sexist faux pas committed by everyone from Roseanne Barr to the cast of Arrested Development (59:08).
Valerie, Tatiana and Angela go over the slaughter of network - and some cable - shows after the latest TV season (1:00), before going more in-depth with Agent of SHIELD's recent rescue and overall season (12:36). Then we give a confusing review of Deadpool 2, because it gave so many conflicting emotions (34:220, as well as talk a bit about Solo before having actually seen it. Finally, we recommend Taika Waititi's Hunt for the Wilderpeople (344:58) on Hulu.
Angela and Tatiana give Valerie her well-deserved break this week, instead recruiting Alice and Judy to talk about our favorite podcast topic: kdramas! First, we discuss the shows we are currently watching, including Hyori's Bed & Breakfast, You Drive Me Crazy, Signal and Just Between Lovers (1:00). Then we gossip about all the dramas we have not yet watched and either can't wait to or hope NEVER to, including Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food, My Ajusshi and Suits (23:00). We also look into the Korean entertainment industry's version of the Me Too movement (38:00), and finally go over our favorite kdrama tropes (48:00).
Valerie and Tatiana are joined by Bryan and Angela for a very special two-hour long podcast about Infinity War and all the goodness contained within. It's almost as long as the movie! So dive on in and find out if Thanos has come for you or not, not to mention whether you agree with our take on the romances, the battles, and the deaths.