January 2012 archive

Episode 166: Dogtooth

Recorded on January 29, 2012. Hilarious! This week we review a Greek film called Dogtooth which is may be the second or third worst movie we’ve reviewed for the podcast. We also talk about Norman Rockwell again, the first time Jason met his girlfriend, broken cars, and broken neighbors. It’s been a bittersweet week, and …

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Episode 165: The Infinite

Recorded on January 22, 2012. Pouches! Shoulder Pads! Big guns! This week we become inadvertently topical as we review Robert Kirkman and Rob Liefeld’s The Infinite, Vol. 1. Which, as of this past weekend, will be the only volume. It’s been cancelled, folks. We talk about it and take some guesses why. It’s the Rob …

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Episode 164: Alien

Recorded on January 15, 2012. In space, no one can hear you podcast. This week we tackle another in a long series of “Eric’s Missed Classics”, Ridley Scott’s Alien. We talk about some poorly thought out edits, Ridley Scott’s sleepytime hold over Jason and fantastic “I told you so” moments in history. We debate the …

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Episode 163: The New York Five

Recorded on January 8, 2012. Winky Binky Inky Stinky. This week we review Brian Wood and Ryan Kelly’s Vertigo mini-series The New York Five. This allows us to reminisce over their previous work together and to discuss the nature of New York City and what it means to us… which is not much at all. …

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Episode 162: Conan the Barbarian

Recorded on January 1, 2012. By Crom! Gutter Trash rings in the New Year in the most appropriate way, with 2011’s Conan the Barbarian. Since it is the last year ever, we begin to plan our big “going away” party for next December. We also talk about resolutions and Conan comic books. Finally we have …

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