Archive for the ‘MOVIES & TELEVISION’ Category

Ep 150 – Didn’t See It Movie Review Part 2

In our third annual Didn’t See It Movie Review (Part 2), the nerds discuss their misplaced feelings and unfounded opinions on the movies that we didn’t see in the second half of 2015.  Listen to what we get wrong, what points we’re clearly missing, and uniformed reviews in Part 2 of Didn’t See It Movie Reviews, […]

Ep 149 – Didn’t See It Movie Review Part 1

In our third annual Didn’t See It Movie Review (Part 1), the nerds discuss their misplaced feelings and unfounded opinions on the movies that we didn’t see in the first half of 2015.  Listen to what we get wrong, what points we’re clearly missing, and uniformed reviews in Part 1 of Didn’t See It Movie Reviews, […]

Ep 147 – Episode VII, Part 2

The Nerds continue to search their feelings about The Force Awakens. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a 5-star review if you’ve had your mind bowled!) HERE. Or use the STITCHER app on your iOS or ANDROID device […]

Ep 146 – Episode VII, Part 1

Well, we start off the new year, not unexpectedly, talking about Star Wars! And since we could go on forever about the new film, we split it into two parts. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a 2015-star […]

Ep 144 – 2015 Review Part 2

After James quickly lists every movie he forgot to discuss last week, the Nerds reflect on TV shows, other pop culture events, and their personal journey through the year that was. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a […]

Ep 143 – 2015 Review Part 1

We’re in the homestretch and close to finishing off the year. So, the Nerds take a moment to reflect back on the pop culture events of 2015. Let’s see how poor everyone’s memory is 12 months in. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes […]

Ep 141 – (Near) Masterpiece Theatre

What makes a film a masterpiece? Or, more to the point, what makes a near-masterpiece? The debate begins, as Todd thinks it involves being re-watchable and enjoyable, while James thinks it means having a deeper or transcendent message. John just looks for ninjas. Deep discussion, plus a new classic bit – David Lynch does Star […]

Ep 140 – Spy Film Overload

2015 has certainly been the year for espionage at the cinema, from Mission: Impossible and the Man From UNCLE, to James Bond and Bridge of Spies, to Kingsman and Blackhat. Spy movies of all stripes filled the screens. The nerds figure out how to deal with secret agent overload, and discuss ideas on how to […]

Ep 139 – As Always, Star Wars

Todd, James, and … Just Bob… discuss being weeks away from a new Star Wars film. What story hints did the final trailer provide? What fears do we have after the Prequel Trilogy disaster? What cautious optimism are we carrying with us into this next installment of the franchise? EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the […]

Ep 137 – Netflix 100 Part 2

Rob the Bargamer joins the podcast nerds again this week, to continue our review of Paste Magazine’s Top 100 movies streaming on Netflix for September. Will the nerds argue about Tarantino and the Coen brothers? I just said they’re nerds, right? Of course they will! EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on […]