This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss the Emmy Nominations, British crime shows, The Strain, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Lady Thor, the bizarre difference in marketing between the US and Japanese Big Hero 6 trailers and much more.
Benjamin: Have you spoken to Wayne about the Vanderhoff spot? Russel: Yes, briefly. He was not very receptive. Benjamin: Oh really? Well I’ll explain it to him that it’s not a choice. It’s in his contract Russel: Oh. Well Wayne will understand that right away… NOT! [Ben glares at Russel] Russel: Excuse me!
Michael Sheen ranges from playing normal, if slightly pompous British officials/reporters to batshit insane characters like Castor from Tron: Legacy.
The Oscar nominations were announced this morning and they were not very exciting as the voters seemed to go with the safe and conservative picks and there were some major snubs.
Just squeaking onto shelves in time for the holidays is this week’s new releases including our Pick of the Week: Futurama Vol. 6
The Hangover Part 2 wins the weekend in a big way while Kung Fu Panda 2 failed to live up it’s predecessor.