Archive for the ‘MOVIES & TELEVISION’ Category

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 […]

Ep 136 – Netflix 100 Part 1

A full team of Nerds discuss and debate the first 50 entries in Paste Magazines list of 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 […]

Ep 134- Fantastic Ant Squad

James shares vague, non-NDA-breaking details from his set visit to Suicide Squad, and the nerds talk about the small victories of Ant Man and the fantastic failure of the Fantastic Four. 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 129 – Hype Machine SDCC 2015

The Nerd Tangent trio is finally reunited to discuss the items that have buzzed around them after San Diego Comic Con last week. From far, far, far on the sidelines, we talk about what’s managed to climb down the rungs on the ladder of excitement to interest the nerds for the next year. EAR OPTIONS: […]

Ep 125 – Superhero Saturation

In 2018, the studios have 47 different superhero movies scheduled to hit screens, along with 15 different network shows, 6 Netflix specials, and 18 touring superhero spectaculars. Our numbers may be off a bit, but are we headed into a world of superhero saturation? Are superheroes the zombies of the twenty-teens? EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct […]

Ep 124 – Fury Road

Todd and James have put on their catcher masks and shoulder spikes and traveled the Fury Road. Now, around a campfire they share tales of their journey with John the Engineer. Sit back and join us as we swap stories of the Fury Road. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your […]

Ep 123 -Age of Nerdtron

It’s been enough time that the nerds can talk about Avengers: Age of Ultron without spoiling anyone on the movie… except Todd, who hadn’t seen it when we recorded. So, listen to James and John share their opinions on the movie, while Todd is added via CGI and green screen effects. The 123rd podcast in […]

Ep 120 – Daredevil Discussion

James and John discuss the first season of Daredevil on Netflix. With Avengers: Age of Ultron in theaters, we’ve cleared Nerd Tangent’s Superhero Spoiler Space, so there will be spoilers for Daredevil in this episode, but we put them in the back half and call it out when we’re about to go down that path, […]

Ep 119 – The Trailer Awakens

This IS the podcast you’re looking for! The Star Wars trailer dropped a few weeks ago, and more than the Force was awakened. In the first-ever James-free episode, Todd and John dig deep into their nerdy Star Wars interiors to talk about 35 years of fandom and dreams that have been stirred by the latest […]

Ep 118 – Black List 2010

Since 2004, Franklin Leonard has been publishing the Black List – a survey of the most well-liked screenplays from the year that were not yet in production. This week, the nerds review the list from 2010 to see how many ended up as feature films, how many they would have greenlit if they were studio […]