The Fanboy Garage
Tfg 20logo2020

Super geeks Chris Lisanti, Aaron Virola and Vanana host this weekly podcast unpacking their love and nostalgia for film, TV and more mixed with current pop culture.
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    Episode 107: Mulan to Exclusively Debut on Disney+, Event Films, The Rock Buys the XFL, Too Much Content, and more

    Mulan to Exclusively Debut on Disney+, Event Films, The Rock Buys the XFL Too Much Content, and more

    00:00 - 45:15: Intro and Disney's Mulan is expected to exclusively debut on Disney+ for $29.99 changing the streaming and movie theater landscape forever.

    45:15 - 01:08:05 : Will Event Films exist in streaming or VOD?

    01:08:05 - 01:14:58 The Rock spends $15million dollars acquiring the XFL

    01:14:58 - 01:46:56: The Boys drops a season 2 trailer and is there too much content to consumer and close

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    Episode 106: AMC and Universal Strike a Massive Deal, JusticeCon Shows off Superman in Black, Speaking Truths in Hollywood, Star Wars Shows and Movies Galore, Emmys Noms and more

    AMC and Universal Strike a Massive Deal, JusticeCon Shows off Superman in Black, Speaking Truths in Hollywood, Star Wars Shows and Movies Galore, Emmys Noms and more

    00:00 - 31:20: Intro and AMC strikes a deal with Universal to that allows films to go VOD within three weeks after release.

    31:20 - 48:08: JusticeCon succeeds and delivers more details on Zack Snyder’s Justice League with a tease of Superman in the black suit.

    48:08 - 59:57: Ray Fisher shares more about his contributions to Zack Snyder’s Justice League and Peter Shinkoda calls out Jeph Loeb for anti-Asian comments

    59:57 - 01:10:06: Rumors that LucasFilm is developing Disney+ shows featuring Crimson Dawn, Qi’Ra, Tarkin and so much more!

    01:10:06 - 01:41:14: Bill and Ted embraces a simultaneous theatrical and VOD release, nominations for the Emmys drops and close

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    Episode 105: Studios Move Releases into Limbo, The New Normal, Streaming Is Hot and Peacock is NOT, Zack Snyder Breaks His Silence and more

    Studios Move Releases into Limbo, The New Normal, Streaming Is Hot and Peacock is NOT, Zack Snyder Breaks His Silence and more

    00:00 - 14:20: Intro and Christopher Nolan’s Tenet moves to an undisclosed release date and when are we getting back to normal

    14:20 - 29:00: Coping with the new normal

    29:00 - 52:25: Streaming continues to blow our minds and disappoint us

    52:25 - 01:24:58: Unpacking Zack Snyder's interview with Grace Randolph and close

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    Episode 104: Tenet Should Move to 2021, New Mutants’ Missed Opportunity, The Batman to Get a Spin-off Show, Bringing Positivity through Art, Unpacking Hamilton, Star Wars: The Bad Batch and more

    Tenet Should Move to 2021, New Mutants’ Missed Opportunity, The Batman to Get a Spin-off Show, Bringing Positivity through Art, Unpacking Hamilton, Star Wars: The Bad Batch and more

    00:00 - 23:00: Intro and Christopher Nolan’s Tenet and other films are expected to move yet again in response to increasing surges of coronavirus cases.

    23:00 - 27:56: New Mutants still expected to see a release….REALLY?!

    27:56 - 45:40: Matt Reeves’ The Batman expected to get a spin-off series about Gotham PD on HBOMax

    45:40 - 57:15: Unpacking the need for positivity and understanding art

    57:15 - 01:14:35: Reacting to Hamilton to bringing theater to cinema

    01:14:35 - 01:32:34: Star Wars: The Bad Batch is introduced for Disney+, revisiting Mayans and Son of Anarchy and close

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    Episode 103: Ray Fisher Doubles Down on Joss Whedon, Revisiting the BTS Drama During the Justice League Reshoots, Margot Robbie to Reboot the Pirates Franchise, Peacock Takes Flight, and more

    Ray Fisher Doubles Down on Joss Whedon, Revisiting the BTS Drama During the Justice League Reshoots, Margot Robbie to Reboot the Pirates Franchise, Peacock Takes Flight, and more

    00:00 - 42:20: Intro and Ray Fisher strikes out again at Joss Whedon, divulging more information about the onset behavior from the director.

    42:20 - 45:15: Joe Russo expresses his interest and excitement in seeing the Zack Snyder’s Justice League.

    45:15 - 54:15: Margot Robbie set to restart, refresh and reboot the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise

    54:15 - 01:11:45: NBC Universal’s Peacock streaming service is set to debut on July 15th

    01:11:45 - 01:32:26: Chris Hemsworth is preparing for a Hulk Hogan biopic and close

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    Episode 102: Disney and WB Stall Movie Releases, Losing Control of the Batman Narrative, Ray Fisher Declares War on Joss Whedon and more

    Disney and WB Stall Movie Releases, Losing Control of the Batman Narrative, Ray Fisher Declares War on Joss Whedon and more

    00:00 - 18:45: Intro and Warner Brothers and Disney move Tenet and Mulan again

    18:45 - 39:30: What kind of Batsuit will Michael Keaton wear in Flashpoint and is WB losing control of their Batman narrative

    39:30 - 01:13:23: Ray Fisher “forcefully” calls out Joss Whedon in a not so subtle tweet 2+ years after Justice League.

    01:13:23 - 01:17:10: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is rebooted….AGAIN

    01:17:10 - 01:31:16: Ozark is renewed for a fourth and final season, The Boys staggers its episode and close

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    Episode 101: Keaton Returns in Flashpoint, HBOMax gets Super(man), Cobra Kai Heads to Netflix, Remembering Joel Schumacher and more

    Keaton Returns in Flashpoint, HBOMax gets Super(man), Cobra Kai Heads to Netflix, Remembering Joel Schumacher and more

    00:00 - 31:15: Intro and Michael Keaton returns to the role of Batman in the upcoming Flash movie which will tackle a “version” of the Flashpoint story line

    31:15 - 37:25: Will VOD take total control in a post COVID-19 world

    37:25 - 45:15: Superman films and the DCEU come to HBO Max until December 2020.

    45:15 - 54:25: Cobra Kai will make its Netflix debut in 2020

    54:25 - 01:01:05: Remembering Joel Schumacher

    01:01:05 - 01:16:45: JK Simmons to be the Sam Jackson of the Spider-verse and close

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    Episode 100: We Celebrate Episode 100 with Vanessa Bontea, WB Shifts Release Dates AGAIN, Is the Summer Movie Season Alive, Re-Envisioning the Theater Experience, DC Fandome 2020, Huge Batman Milestones

    We Celebrate Episode 100 with Vanessa Bontea, WB Shifts Release Dates AGAIN, Is the Summer Movie Season Alive, Re-Envisioning the Theater Experience, DC Fandome 2020, Huge Batman Milestones

    00:00 - 17:30: Intro for our 100th episode with special guest Vaness Bontea, and Tenet, WW84, the Matrix 4 and more all shift their release dates once again.

    17:30 - 35:30: Will there be a summer blockbuster season this year and VOD movies that are price gouging and the theater experience we miss

    35:30 - 43:15: The new theater going experience in the future.

    43:15 - 01:00:31: DC Fandome is announced, Comic-Con and Men that don't wash their hands

    01:00:31 - 01:09:40: SAG releases its guidelines to enter production during the pandemic

    01:09:40 - 01:27:50: Celebrating 15 years for Batman Begins and 25 for Batman Forever

    01:27:50 - 1:35:56: Close and special announcement

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    Episode 99: Theaters Priming for Opening, Bill and Ted Are Back, The Matrix 4 May Tred New Territory, Affleck Rumored be Batman Again, Joker's Wild and more

    Theaters Priming for Opening, Bill and Ted Are Back, The Matrix 4 May Tred New Territory, Affleck Rumored be Batman Again, Joker's Wild and more

    00:00 - 12:30: Intro and movie theaters are getting ready to reopen and Tenent and Mulan keep their July releases.

    12:30 - 23:25: Bill and Ted: Face the Music drops its first trailer

    23:25 - 34:25: The Matrix 4 is apparently a different beast and the actors are excited

    34:25 - 52:15: Rumors fly that HBOMax may bring Affleck, Leto and Manginello back for a Batman series.

    52:15 - 01:17:13: The Joker to make an appearance in Matt Reeves' The Batman trilogy, visiting the supernatural side of Batman's Rogues Gallery and close

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    Episode 98: Henry Cavill In Talks for More Superman, Momentum Builds for the Ayer Cut of Suicide Squad, HBO Max Arrives, More Star Wars Characters Make their Way to Live Action and more

    Henry Cavill In Talks for More Superman, Momentum Builds for the Ayer Cut of Suicide Squad, HBO Max Arrives, More Star Wars Characters Make their Way to Live Action and more

    00:00 - 16:05: Intro and Henry Cavill is in talks to return to the role of Superman in some capacity

    16:05 - 31:00: The Ayer Cut of Suicide Squad is becoming a real thing and The Batman gets the green light to resume filming

    31:00 - 57:20: HBO Max arrives with a couple of hits and misses and Cobra Kai is up for bid

    57:20 - 01:02:15: Batwoman will be completely recast

    01:02:15 - 01:16:56: Rebels character Ezra Bridger rumored to make an appearance in a live-action Star Wars property

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    Episode 97: Making Sense of Zack Snyder's Justice League, Suicide Squad May Get a Director's Cut, Fandom Agendas, Indiana Jones Hires a Director and more

    Making Sense of Zack Snyder's Justice League, Suicide Squad May Get a Director's Cut, Fandom Agendas, Indiana Jones Hires a Director and more

    00:00 - 26:20: Intro and more details emerge about Zack Snyder's Justice League and the potential for David Ayer's cut of Sucide Squad becomes a reality

    26:20 - 37:30: Studios need to stop meddling with their directors' visions and is Joss Whedon a scapegoat?

    37:30 - 49:20 Fandoms and negativity

    49:20 - 58:00: Getting ready for HBO Max and cutting the cord

    58:00 - 01:22:47: James Mangold is on deck to direct Indiana Jones 5 and drive-ins become a new, old thing.

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    Episode 96: Zack Snyder's Justice League Arrives in 2021, Star Wars TV Ups the Ante, Major Batwoman Shake Up and more

    Zack Snyder's Justice League Arrives in 2021, Star Wars TV Ups the Ante, Major Batwoman Shake Up and more

    00:00 - 21:45: Special intro about Zack Snyder's Justice League

    21:45 - 29:12: Celebrating the 2 year anniversary of TFG and New Mutants gets another release date.

    29:12 - 53:25: The Star Wars TV universe beefs things up and celebrating 15 years of Revege of the Sith

    53:25 - 01:02:25:Star Trek doubles down on streaming and Star Girl arrives

    01:02:25 - 01:13:00: Ruby Rose exits Batwoman

    01:13:00 - 01:39:42: Rumors swirl that The Snyder Cut is on its way

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    Episode 95: More Films Skip Theaters for VOD, July Releases Are Not a Reality, Quibi Fizzles, Boba Fett is a Punk and more

    More Films Skip Theaters for VOD, July Releases Are Not a Reality, Quibi Fizzles, Boba Fett is a Punk and more

    00:00 - 11:00: Intro and more films are skipping theaters for VOD

    11:00 - 38:00: Tenet, Mulan and other films scheduled for July releases will likely be moved and how studios may embrace streaming moving forward

    38:00 - 01:06:50: Quibi is how NOT to do streaming and the CW locks in its pilots

    01:06:50 - 01:33:39: The Mandalorian brings back Boba Fett and Clone Wars favorites to season 2 and close

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    Episode 94: The Battle Between Studios and Theaters Heats up, Star Wars Hires a New Director, Celebrating the Mandalorian, The Clone Wars Delivers, and more

    The Battle Between Studios and Theaters Heats up, Star Wars Hires a New Director, Celebrating the Mandalorian, The Clone Wars Delivers, and more

    00:00 - 21:20: Intro and the battle between studios and theaters heats up as more studios are exploring debuting films straight to VOD.

    21:20 - 26:40: Taikia Waititi gears up to co-write and direct a Star Wars film.

    26:40 - 47:30: The Mandalorian Gallery reveals the new leadership of Star Wars

    47:30 - 01:00:00: The final episode of The Clone Wars delivers and opens many doors

    01:00:00 - 01:20:23: Will the theater experience be the same in July/August and close

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    Episode 93: Hollywood Masks Up, Marvel Shifts Dates Again, Movie Theaters Lash Out at the Studios, The Goonies Turns 35 and more

    Hollywood Masks Up, Marvel Shifts Dates Again, Movie Theaters Lash Out at the Studios, The Goonies Turns 35 and more

    00:00 - 14:45 Intro with our guest Vanessa Bontea and the impact of coronavirus on aspiring actors as Hollywood masks up

    14:45 - 23:45: Marvel Studios shifts release dates, again, throwing out CBM fatigue, remembering movie theater celebrations

    23:45 - 38:05: Going to the movies will be different and movies going direct to VOD ruffles feathers

    38:05 - 59:20: Dark Phoenix is the biggest bomb of 2019 and new content dropping on streaming services

    59:20 - 01:09:10: A look back on Ozark

    01:09:10 - 01:37:58: The Goonies celebrates 35 years, getting typecast, celebrating National Superhero Day and close

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    Episode 92: Netflix Gets a Second Wind, More Movies Go Straight to On Demand, Venom 2 Gets A Snazzy Title, The Mandalorian Preps for Third Season, and more

    Netflix Gets a Second Wind, More Movies Go Straight to On Demand, Venom 2 Gets A Snazzy Title, The Mandalorian Preps for Third Season, and more

    00:00 - 07:45 Intro and Netflix sees a spike in subscribers

    07:45 - 19:15: Scoob goes direct to VOD for rent and purchase and we get a release date for HBO Max

    19:15 - 29:10: Venom: Let there be Carnage is announced

    29:10 - 44:45: The Mandalorian season 3 enters pre-production and how streaming differs from network television

    44:45 - 01:10:05: The Hunger Games is getting a prequel film, films that revisit familiar territory and more

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    Episode 91: AMC Theaters on the Brink of Bankruptcy, Universal Gives Streaming a Boost, The Best Sequels, Things We're Watching

    AMC Theaters on the Brink of Bankruptcy, Universal Gives Streaming a Boost, The Best Sequels, Things We're Watching

    00:00 -09:05 Intro and AMC Theaters is in trouble in the midst of COVID-19

    09:05 - 31:20: Universal makes a bold move with Trolls: World Tour strengthening streaming

    31:20 - 59:00: Testing James Gunn's list of best sequels

    59:00 - 1:06:23: What we're watching and close.

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    Episode 90: Quarantined Crazies, Network TV is Struggling, Phase 4 of the MCU Resets, Revisiting the DCEU, The Darkside of The Ring, and the Ezra Miller Situation

    Quarantined Crazies, Network TV is Struggling, Phase 4 of the MCU Resets, Revisiting the DCEU, The Darkside of The Ring, and the Ezra Miller Situation

    00:00 -14:00: Intro and how we're doing

    14:00 - 19:00: Network TV will be dramatically impacted by COVID-19

    19:00 - 23:00: The MCU resets its Phase 4 timeline

    23:00 - 56:30: A DCEU Rewatch with new eyes

    56:30 - 1:00:20: Darkside of the Ring

    1:00:20 - 1:13:00: The Ezra Miller situation may end his run as the Flash and close.

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    Episode 89: 2020 Movies Moving to 2021, Streaming is (Tiger) King, Revisiting BvS and the Incomplete Story of The Snyder Cut

    2020 Movies Moving to 2021, Streaming is (Tiger) King, Revisiting BvS and the Incomplete Story of The Snyder Cut

    00:00 -14:55: Intro and the continued impact of COVID-19 on Hollywood as more films move out of their 2020 slots and into 2021

    14:55 - 32:50: Streaming is king when everyone is home and catching up on old TV.

    32:50 - 01:08:18: Revisiting BvS and commentary for Zack Snyder alludes to an incomplete vision of The Snyder Cut

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    Episode 88: Strange Viewing Habits, Streaming May Save Hollywood, Will We Have a Summer Blockbuster Season; The Mandalorian Casts a Clone Wars Fav, and more!

    Strange Viewing Habits, Streaming May Save Hollywood, Will We Have a Summer Blockbuster Season; The Mandalorian Casts a Clone Wars Fav, and more!

    00:00 -11:41: Intro and we discuss some of our strange viewing habits while we maintain our social distance

    11:41 - 22:00: Hollywood makes a strong pivot to streaming

    22:00 - 37:05: Will there still be a summer blockbuster season? New Mutants is still vying for a theatrical release.

    37:05 - 44:30: Season 2 of The Mandalorial casts Rosario Dawson as Ashoka Tano!

    44:30 - 01:03:41: Sourdough bread, Street Beefs, what we've been watching and close

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    Episode 87: Hollywood is Cancelled, Coming to Terms with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and a Look Back at Marvel Films before the MCU

    Hollywood is Cancelled, Coming to Terms with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and a Look Back at Marvel Films before the MCU

    00:00 -12:10: Intro and the coronavirus hits Hollywood hard as streaming becomes a more serious option

    12:10 - 38:00: Coming to terms with Star Wars the Rise of Skywalker for the last time

    38:00 - 1:08:09: Remembering Marvel films before the MCU was a thing.

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    Episode 86: The Coronavirus Wreaks Havoc, The Batmobile Muscles Up, Black Widow Forever, and Plot Fixes in The Rise of Skywalker Novelization

    The Coronavirus Wreaks Havoc, The Batmobile Muscles Up, Black Widow Forever, and Plot Fixes in The Rise of Skywalker Novelization

    00:00 -07:00: Intro and the weekend box office analysis

    07:00 - 15:30 The Coronavirus reeks havoc and impacts the release of No Time to Die and more

    15:30 - 32:15: Reactions to the FREAKING Batmobile and The Batman

    32:15 - 36:50: Looking back on the black eyes of comic book movies

    36:50 - 45:55: The latest trailer for Black Widow gets us all types of excited

    45:55 - 01:07:38: The novelization for The Rise of Skywalker stirs up bad feelings and close

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    Episode 85: Special: Founders Episode - The Scores and Soundtracks of Cinema

    Special: Founders Episode - The Scores and Soundtracks of Cinema

    00:00 -21:40: Intro and the weekend box office analysis

    20:40 - 26:00: Will Yoda or Qui Gon Jinn pop up in the upcoming Obi-Wan series on Disney Plus

    26:00 - 41:15: Understanding the musical themes of today's movies

    41:15 - 46:30: Use of popular songs in film

    46:30 - 01:08:00: Our top picks for most memorable music in film and close

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    Episode 84: Bob Iger Abruptly Leaves Disney, The Batman Leaks Are Coming, The Clone Wars Returns, Bill and Ted Return and Birds of Prey on its way to Flop

    Bob Iger Abruptly Leaves Disney, The Batman Leaks Are Coming, The Clone Wars Returns, Bill and Ted Return and Birds of Prey on its way to Flop

    00:00 -20:40: Intro and the weekend box office analysis

    20:40 - 30:10: Bob Iger steps down as CEO of Disney and the new Disney brand

    30:10 - 36:15: The Clone Wars Returns and re-watching older films

    36:15 - 54:30: Leak for The Batman flood the internet and we react.

    54:30 - 01:11:35: Creed 3 hires a writer, Jurassic World: Dominion shapes up, Bill and Ted: Face the Music is on the horizon and close.

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    Episode 83: The Truth About Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, The Batman is Revealed, Sam Raimi to Helm Doctor Strange Sequel, The Saint Gets Rebooted and more

    The Truth About Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, The Batman is Revealed, Sam Raimi to Helm Doctor Strange Sequel, The Saint Gets Rebooted and more

    00:00 - 04:30: Intro and welcome to Vanessa Bontea aka Vanana

    04:30 - 41:10: Box office analysis of Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey with thoughts and perspective from Vanana.

    41:10 - 53:55: Matt Reeves give us a first look at Robert Pattison as The Batman and we are excited.

    53:55 - 01:04:45: Sam Raimi is in talks to take over directing duties for Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness and we let our speculation run wild

    01:04:45 - 01:13:15: The Saint is next up on the reboot circuit with Chris Pratt rumored to be the lead.

    01:13:15 - 01:32:29: DC Universe pull live action Batman films from its library, streaming choices and close

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    Episode 80: The Batman Enters Production, Is DC Expecting Birds of Prey to Flop, CW Ends its Crisis Crossover, Picard Arrives, and Kenobi Hits Pause (WTF?!)

    00:00 - 10:00: Intro and our weekend box office analysis

    10:00 - 33:57: The Batman enters production and we speculate on Batsuits, Batmobiles, and bat villains, oh my!

    33.57- 44:00: Birds of Prey holds its review embargo until the day before release. Could this spell disaster for the film?

    44:00 - 55:24: Quick recap of the CW Crisis on Infinite Earths and the power of Warner Brothers connecting all of their properties properly

    55:24 - 58:20: Picard arrives and we share highlights

    58:20 - 01:15:35: Kenobi series hits pause and we dig into what could potentially be happening behind the scenes at LucasFilm

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    Episode 79: Bad Boys Slay at the Box Office, 2020 Predictions, Peacock Peacocks, WWE Slips as AEW Takes Hold

    00:00 - 07:40: Intro and Bad Boys for Life dominates at the box office

    07:40 - 20:45: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker tumbles and LucasFilm's attempt at supporting a new breed of filmmakers

    20:45 - 52:10: 2020 predictions

    52:10 - 01:00:00: Comcast/Universal drops details on its streaming service, Peacock

    1:00:00- 01:29:28: WWE and AEW continue to square off and close

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    Episode 78: Joker Dominates the Oscar Noms, Morbius Releases a Trailer, Birds of Prey and a Variety of CBMs and more!

    00:00 - 07:20: Intro and the weekly box office analysis

    07:20 - 23:32: Digging into the nominations for the Academy Awards

    23:33 - 40:38: Reactions to the first Morbius trailer

    40:38 - 53:47: Birds of Prey drops another trailer and the importance of variety in comic book movies

    53:47- 01:01:22: The Flash movie will be inspired by the Flashpoint story

    01:01:22 - 01:09:12: Doctor Strange loses his director and close

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    Episode 77: The Box Office Quandary of The Rise of Skywalker, The New Mutants Arrive, Watching the Watchmen, The Batman is Coming and more

    00:00 - 32:00: Intro and understanding the Box Office performance of The Rise of Skywalker

    32:00 - 34.30: The CW renews 13 series for the 2020/2021 TV season

    34:30 - 43:55: Reactions to the New Mutants and Marvel's potential strategy for marketing the film

    43:55 - 01:00:55: Series review of The Watchmen

    01:00:55 - 01:05:30: Rumors swirl that the rights to the Hulk and Namor have reverted back to Marvel

    01:05:30 - 01:12:53: The Batman is Coming and is in production and close

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    Episode 76: The Rise of Skywalker May Fall Short and a full season recap of The Mandalorian and more Star Wars with Rick Shew of Batman on Film and Justin Kowalski of Let's Go!

    00:00 - 02:45: Intro

    02:45 - 23:00: Box Office analysis; Will The Rise of Skywalker match the box office sucess of The Last Jedi

    23:00 - 34:30: Overview of the sequel trilogy

    34:30 - 43:45 The Mandalorian: Chapter 8 Review

    43:45 - 01:17:46: The Mandalorian Season 2, the future of Star Wars and looking forward to the Obi Wan series.

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    Episode 74: Wonder Woman Brings a Radical Edge, Ghostbusters: Afterlife Maintains the Spirit, Marvel TV Closes Shop, The Crisis Arrives and More

    00:00 - 06:25: Intro and a quick fire box office analysis

    06:25 - 17:30: Wonder Woman 1984 trailer reactions

    17:30 - 36:00: Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer reactions

    36:00 - 41:45: Mulan pulls on our heart strings

    41:45 - 46:25 Marvel Television closes shop

    46:25 - 53:40: Crisis on Infinite Earths arrives

    53:40 - 58:00: The Mandalorian: Chapter 5

    58:00 - 01:01:06: The Watchmen and close

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    Episode 73: Black Widow Rolls In, Bond is Back, A Crisis Looms, Is Superman Relevant Anymore and Listener Questions

    00:00 - 02:55: Intro and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order contest winner announcement

    02:55 - 07:40: Box Office Analysis

    07:40 - 17:00: Black Widow trailer reactions

    17:00 - 24:23: Bond is back! No Time to Die trailer reactions

    24:23 - 32:35: Crisis on Infinite Earths drops an exciting trailer

    32:35 - 34:05: Reactions to the new Harley Quinn animated series on DC Universe

    34:05 - 45:20: Is Superman Relevant anymore?

    45:20 - 49:20: The Mandalorian: Chapter 4 recap

    49:20 - 58:39: Listener questions and outro

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    Episode 72: Frozen 2 Dominates, DC Doubles Down on Rated-R Films, The Batman Finds its Gangster, Star Wars Looks to the Future and The Mandalorian Dethrones Stranger Things

    00:00 - 02:45 Intro and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order contest details

    02:45 - 07:25 Frozen 2 Conquers the Box Office and the evolution of CG animation

    07:25 - 09:29: Charlie's Angels and the story of franchise suicides

    09:29 - 26:50: Discussion of Variety's DC story, the infatuation of rated R films and Crisis on Infinite Earths builds even more excitement

    26:50 - 33:15: The Batman's cast is shaping up as it adds John Turturro as Carmine Falcone and potentially Colin Farrell as The Penguin

    33:15 - 57:25: The Rise of Skywalker drops exciting TV spots, The future of Star Wars past the Skywalker Saga, a review of Chapter 3 of The Mandalorian

    57:25 - 1:03:50: Wrap up

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    Episode 71: A Joker Sequel and more in Development?, Release The Snyder Cut Gets Louder, The Mandalorian Continues to Intrigue

    00:00 - 4:00: Intro and contest announcement for Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order

    04:00- 22:13: A Joker sequel and a DC Originverse are rumored and then debunked to be in development

    22:13 - 42:25: The Release the Snyder Cut movement builds up steam and support

    42:25 - 58:20: The Mandalorian delivers another solid episode with “The Child”

    58:20 - 1:09:49 Listener questions

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    Episode 70: Disney+ Review and Breakdown of The Mandalorian

    00:00 - 1:00: Intro 1:00 - 32:00: An in depth review and analysis of Disney+ 32:00 - 57:50: Impressions and review of episode one of The Mandalorian 57:50 - 58:32: Apple TV+ strikes out 58:32 - 1:09:02 Listener questions

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    Episode 69: The Termination of the Terminator Franchise, The Batman Casting Heats Up, Superman Get His Own Show, HBO Max Shows Off and Things Shake Up at LucasFilm

    00:00 - 3:02: Intro 3:02 - 23:25 Box Office Analysis, the Swan Dive of Terminator: Dark Fate and the validity of Cinema Score 23:25 -32:29: Andy Serkis, Colin Farrell and Matthew McConaughey are rumored to be up for roles in The Batman 32:29 - 47:27: Superman and Lois Lane show on the CW announced and the interpretation of Superman in cinema 47:27- 1:05:22: HBO Max vaguely shows their library of content 1:05:22 - 1:15:58: The final trailer for The Mandalorian Arrives, and Weiss and Benioff exit a galaxy far far away

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    Episode 68: Box Office Analysis, Marvel Shake Ups, Netflix on the Decline, The Watchmen Delivers, The Riddler Arrives, and the final Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker Trailer

    00:00 - 12:36: Box office analysis 12:36 - 16:45: Marvel TV's Jeph Loeb exits after Feige announcement 16:45 -29:35: Disney+ Verizon Deal and Netflix is in trouble at the start of the streaming wars 29:35 - 35:20: The Watchmen delivers a strong first episode 35:20 - 39:35: The Batman casts Paul Dano as The Riddler 39:35 - 1:20:35: Reactions, theories and expectations after seeing the final trailer for Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker

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    Episode 67: Joker Laughs to the Bank, Kevin Feige Steps Up, Disney + Flexes, The Batman Finds His Catwoman and More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the second week run of Joker at the box office as the film put up big numbers making it the largest movie opening in October. In the discussion, we talk about the importance that Joker has on the broader comic book movie landscape.

    From there, we discuss the recent news that Marvel Studios head honcho, Kevin Feige, has been named as Chief Creative Officer of Marvel. In the role, Feige is expected to oversee all creative content coming out of not only Marvel Studios but also Marvel Television and Marvel Comics. We speculate on the implications the move could potentially have on the variety of Marvel labeled products and shows.

    Moving on, we share our excitement for the library of content expected to roll out on day 1 for the upcoming Disney + streaming service. From Bed knobs and Broomsticks to Avengers: Endgame, Disney + will have a plethora of content for audiences of all ages.

    To close, we share the latest casting news that Zoe Kravitz has joined The Batman as Selina Kyle aka Catwoman. Additionally, news broke that negotiations to bring Jonah Hill onto the film as either The Ridder or the Penguin have failed, forcing him to walk away from the film.

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    Episode 66: The Insanity of Joker, Recapping New York Comic Con, and the Wednesday Night Wars are On Fire.

    On the 66th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the box office dominance of Joker as it captured more than $96million in its opening weekend. We breakdown our thoughts, reactions, and impressions of the film with a spoiler filled discussion.

    From there, we welcome special guest and friend Phil Gooljar to help us provide a breakdown of New York Comic Con. From cosplayers to comic book signings, we give you a peek at one of the nation's largest geek moments. In the conversation, Phil shares his thoughts on the Watchmen panel and what we can expect from the upcoming HBO series.

    To close, we bring on the last member of our wrestling council, Tavo Borrego, to unpack the Wednesday Night Wars as AEW and WWE fight for the love and attention of wrestling fans around the world. As we discuss, we chat about some of the elements that make each company stand out and what's exciting us about this era in wrestling.

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    Episode 65: Joker Causes Chaos, Birds of Prey Drops a Trailer, Superman Returns, Spider-Man Comes Home, Feige Enters Star Wars and More

    On this monster episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the projections for Todd Phillips' Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix which is expected to do upwards of $100million at the box office. With reviewers and general audiences taking a stand with or against the movie, we'll be eagerly watching its performance in weeks to come.

    From there, we transition into our reactions to the first full Birds of Prey trailer which seemed focused predominately on one miss Harley Quinn. Is the movie just a Harley Quiin solo film or something more? We discuss!

    Moving along, we get giddy with excitement after the first still photos of Brandon Routh as he steps back into the tights and cape to play the Kingdom Come version of Superman.

    Jumping into the MCU, we discuss the shocking news that Tom Holland's Spider-Man will in fact be rejoining his fellow Avengers after an agreement is made between Sony and Disney! As part of the conversation, we discuss Kevin Feige's entrance into a galaxy far, far away producing an upcoming and unknown Star Wars project.

    To close, we answer listener questions about Star Wars: Rogue One and the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise.

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    Episode 64: The Batman Casting News, Indiana Jones is the New James Bond, Understanding DC's Connected Universe or Not, Crisis On Infinite Earths Blows Minds

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the latest results of the weekend box office as Downtown Abby crushes the competition, including the latest installment of Rambo: Last Blood. In the conversation, we discuss the idea that Indiana Jones should go the way of James Bond and recast the lead for the next installment.

    From there, we discuss the latest news that Jeffrey Wright is in negotiations to play Commissioner Gordon in Matt Reeves' The Batman and that Jonah Hill is reportedly up for a "secret" role. We explore the possibilities and share our reactions. During the chat we try to figure out and explain the DC universe and films and try to separate what's connected and what's not.

    To close, we quickly discuss the trailer for El Camino aka the Breaking Bad movie before getting into the crazy cast the CW is amassing for its Crisis On Infinite Earths crossover event. From Tom Welling to Erica Durance and more, the CW is calling on all the previous DC TV cast members to join the fun.

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    Episode 63: Birds of Prey Drops a Poster, Rocky Again, Battlestar Galactica Returns, Apple TV Plus Shapes Up and More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the weekend numbers at the box office as It: Chapter 2 continues to hold the top spot.

    From there, we share our reactions to the first Birds of Prey poster before discussing the return of Rambo as well as the anticipated return of Rocky Balboa.

    Midway through the episode, we hypothesize which major streaming service could disappear as the landscape continues to evolve and grow. As part of the discussion, we unpack the concept of Apple TV Plus and how it will differentiate itself from competitors.

    To close, we speculate on the top grossing actors of all time before we answer listener questions about our favorite elements of Star Wars, WWE intros and the many faces of Mick Foley.

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    Episode 62: Does It: Chapter 2 Float or Sink, Teasing Birds of Prey, Joker Hype, Stephen King Remakes

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts of the latest weekend box office as It: Chapter Two arrives with a splash. Despite being in the top spot, we analyze the opening performance of the film in comparison to the crazy successful first chapter. Does it measure up?

    From there, we discuss the hype around Joker as reviews continue to highlight the artistic prowess of the film. In the conversation, we also chat about the incessant bickering between DC and Marvel fans as both sides lob mud at each other's fandom.

    To close, we give an all out spoiler-filled review of It Chapter Two, discussing our feelings form film and highlighting what worked and what didn't. Did we love it? Listen to the segment and find out!

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    Episode 61: Joker Intrigues, The Batman Breaks His Silence, The History of the BatCave, The Masterpiece of The Dark Crystal and More

    On the 61st episode of The Fanboy Garage, we immediately dive in to unpack our thoughts around the latest trailer for Todd Philips' Joker film dropping October 6th. With early reviews rolling in and word that the film is receiving standing ovations at film festivals, we are over the moon excited to see how this movie takes on one of the world's most iconic villains.

    From there, we discuss comments from The Batman himself, Robert Pattinson. Pulled from a Variety interview, the actor addresses what it's like being the next caped crusader, the casting process and what it was like Googling himself every five minutes. We also take a few moments to answer a listener's question about what kind of Batcave we'd like to see in the next Batman film.

    In the next segment, we discuss the masterpiece that is The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance and how it stands up against the Dark Crystal movie from 1982. We also unpack our feelings around the latest trailer for Terminator: Dark Fate, a movie that certainly feels like a cash grab for a dying franchise.

    To close, we talk about performance of the entire summer box office before getting into our excitement for IT: Chapter Two and our predictions on the top three grossing directors. The results may surprise you.

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    Episode 60: A D23 Recap with Rick Shew and Ryan Hoss of Batman On Film and more!

    Episode 60: A D23 Recap with Rick Shew and Ryan Hoss of Batman On Film and more!

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we welcome special guests Rick Shew and Ryan Hoss of Batman on Film to discuss all the latest news that dropped from D23 this past weekend.

    Before jumping into things, we close the books on Spider-Man or rather Sony and Disney did as the two studios couldn't come to an agreement to keep our friendly neighborhood wall crawler in the MCU. We also take on listener questions about what films we think are "perfect" and the likelihood of R-rated content popping up on Disney+.

    But enough of all that. We finally bring on Rick and Ryan to discuss all things D23. From Black Panther II to She-Hulk and more, we briefly highlight all of the Marvel announcements Disney rolled out during the event before moving into the meat and potatoes of the episode...STAR WARS!!!

    That's right! We unpack and discuss our reactions to the Mandalorian trailer, confirmation that an Obi-Wan Kenobi series for Disney+ is DEFINITELY on the way and we dig in to our excitement for the Rise of Skywalker. Things get crazy in the discussion when it's revealed that Vader exposes himself to Luke and we explore several theories around the fate of Rey in the final movie of the Skywalker Saga! We love our Star Wars!

    But if you love us and what you’re hearing, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launched The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 59: Spider-Man No More, The Matrix Returns, Validating the Snyder Cut, The Rise of Kenobi, WWE Shifts NXT and More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we jump right in to unpack the latest news that discussions between Sony and Disney to keep Tom Holland's Spider-Man in the MCU collapsed. While negotiations are reported to still be ongoing, we speculate on the reasons behind the decision and what it could mean for both studios going forward.

    From there, we discuss the surprising announcement that Lana Wachowski will return to write and direct a fourth Matrix film with Keanu Reeves and Carrie Ann Moss set to reprise their roles of Neo and Trinity respectively.

    Deeper into the episode, we take on the validity of the Snyder Cut version of Justice League after Aquaman himself, Jason Mamoa, says the movie is "sick." In the discussion, we share our intrigue around the Snyder Cut and why we think there's nothing to lose on Warner Brothers' part, to finally release the film.

    We then switch gears and answer listener questions around whether or not JJ Abrams is overrated and provide our favorite red wine recommendations. That's right, come to The Fanboy Garage for wine pairings and food discussions!

    To close the show, we bring on our Wrestling Council buddies Phil and Tavo to discuss the latest news around WWE and USA Network's announcement to air WWE’s weekly Wednesday night show, NXT, live on USA Network starting Sept. 18. In a clear counter-programming move against AEW, we speculate the ins and outs of the decision from WWE's top brass, Vince McMahon.

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    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 58: A Weekend at the Box Office, Recapping the Summer Movie Season, The Streaming Wars Evolve and More

    On the 58th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the weekend's box office results as Hobbs & Shaw remains in the top spot and Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark over performs.

    During our chat, we take a retrospective look at the 2019 Summer season and see how it measures up against 2018. With blockbusters like Avengers: Endgame, The Lion King, Aladdin and more, listen to our thoughts on where we thinks those films shake out vs the likes of Avengers: Infinity War, Deadpool 2, Mission Impossible: Fallout and others.

    From there, we take a very deep dive in the ever evolving landscape of streaming as Disney tells Fox to get it together while it prepares for launch Disney+ in November and CBS merges with Viacom to become yet another major competitor in the streaming wars.

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    Episode 56: Disney Prints It's Own Money, Masters of the Universe, The Batman Shapes Up, What We're Watching and more

    On the 56th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we give listeners their weekly dose of our box office analysis before unpacking our thoughts on the amazing success The Walt Disney Studio has had in 2019.

    With four billion dollar movies already under the studio's belt with Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame, Aladdin and now the Lion King, we look ahead at other Disney films that are on deck to join the billion dollar club.

    From there, we take a trip down memory lane to talk about 1987 film Masters of the Universe starring Dolph Lundgren and discuss whether or not today's audience still have an appetite for swords, magic and other mythical elements as part of their cinema viewing experience.

    Getting back to current topics, we also discuss the arrival of Greg Fraser as the cinematographer for Matt Reeves' The Batman and talk about the importance of the role for setting the look and feel of Batman and the world he lives in.

    From Pennyworth and The Boys to Shaolin Vs Wu-Tang, we close the show with an in-depth discussion on all of the TV shows and movies we've been watching before discussing our excitement for Hobbs and Shaw and answering listener questions about the worst endings of otherwise great films and how we would change them.

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    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 55: SDCC19 Recap - Marvel’s Phase 4 and beyond, DC’s Content Shares Platforms, and Trailer Reactions Galore

    On the 55th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we kick things off by unpacking the tremendous box office results of The Lion King and Spider-Man: Far From Home moves one step closer to a franchise best. Meanwhile, Avengers: Endgame unseats Avatar to become the highest grossing movie of all time.

    From there, we dive head first into all of the news from San Diego Comic-Con including the 10+ projects Marvel announced during the show. We unravel all the projects that make up Phase 4 and speculate what’s expected to round out Phase 5.

    Staying with SDCC, we explore news of Doom Patrol’s second season, as it will maintain dual residence on both the DC Universe and HBO Max streaming services when it arrives in 2020.

    To close the show, we share our reactions on the plethora of trailers for movies like Top Gun: Maverick and anticipated shows like Picard and more. You don’t want to miss it!

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    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 54: Spider-Man Stays on Top, Will the Lion King Roar, Thor is Back, Box Office Over/Unders and The Wresting Council Returns

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the box office results of the week as Spider-Man: Far From Home maintains its dominance before the arrival of the King.

    From there, we discuss the anticipation for the Lion King and explore our theories on why Disney is focused on introducing beat-for-beat live action remakes of its animated classics.

    In the lead into San Diego Comic-Con, we discuss the recent announcement that Taika Waititi will return to write and direct the next installment of Thor, the only MCU character to get a fourth film. We close this part of the conversation by speculating on the potential news coming out of SDCC from Marvel about their forthcoming slate and why DC is absent from the fanboy/fangirl mecca.

    To close, we welcome our Wrestling Council made up of listeners Tavo and Phil to dissect the latest showings from AEW and WWE as things heat up between the two brands. To round things out, we unpack our favorite/most hated wrestling championship belts.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launched The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 53: HBO Max is Unveiled, Spider-Man Races to a Billion, and A Spoiler-filled Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

    On Episode 53 of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the recent announcement that WarnerMedia is expected to launch an all new direct-to-consumer streaming service called, HBO Max.

    Set to launch in the spring of 2020 with an astounding 10,000 hours worth of content, including all episodes of ’90s hit “Friends,” we share our thoughts on how this new service could dramatically change the streaming landscape and potentially mean trouble for big dog Netflix.

    From there, we explore the box office performance of the latest MCU film, Spider-Man: Far From Home as it rapidly racks up dollars and cents in a race to become the first-ever billion-dollar entry in the Spidey-franchise.

    To close, we give an all out, spoiler-filled review of Spider-Man: Far From Home and discuss how the movie stacks up as the close for the MCU’s phase 3 and where we go from here.

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    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (and UNPACK YOUR LOVE…). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 52: Toy Story 4 Closes the Show, Has the Sci-Fi Genre Evolved, The Matrix Rebooted and AEW Strikes Again

    On episode 52 of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack the successful weekend at the box office captured by Toy Story 4 before examining how the film's final tally compared to projections.

    Following our box office analysis, we talk about the evolution of the sci-fi film genre and its relevance to today's audience. Looking at movies like the recently released Child's Play reboot and the Netflix film I Am Mother, we explore how things have changed since the introduction of the first Terminator film.

    From there we quickly share our thoughts on the rumored reboot of the Matrix now with Michael B. Jordan attached and look back on the success and stumbles of the original Matrix trilogy.

    To close the show, we once again bring on special guest, Tavo and Phil and talk about AEW's upcoming Fyter Fest before diving into our thoughts on the impending beef with big dog, WWE.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launched The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

    On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 8:39 PM Aaron Virola aaron.virola@gmail.com wrote: Episode 51: The REAL story Behind Bad Robot’s Multi-million Dollar Deal, Weekend at the Flop-Office, LucasFilm Organizes and more

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we quickly summarize the results of this weekend’s box office (flop-office) where movies like Dark Phoenix and MIB International fall short of projections and consumer interest.

    From there, we clear the air and expose the real news behind the deal between JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot and Warner Media. With a price tag of $500 million, the deal re-ups Bad Robot with Warner Brothers ahead of the launch of the rumored Warner Media streaming service.

    In other news, we discuss the recent announcement that Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy has named Michelle Rejwan as SVP of Live Action Development and Production for Lucasfilm. Staying in a galaxy far far away, we discuss our hopes on for a potential movie set in the era of the Old Republic.

    To close, we talk about the potential of new a la carte broadcast opportunities as streaming services become a dime a dozen and what consumers should expect in the months to come.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launched The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 51: The REAL story Behind Bad Robot’s Multi-million Dollar Deal, Weekend at the Flop-Office, LucasFilm Organizes and more

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we quickly summarize the results of this weekend’s box office (flop-office) where movies like Dark Phoenix and MIB International fall short of projections and consumer interest.

    From there, we clear the air and report the real news behind the deal between JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot and Warner Media. With a price tag of $500 million, the deal re-ups Bad Robot with Warner Brothers ahead of the launch of the rumored Warner Media streaming service.

    In other news, we discuss the recent announcement that Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy has named Michelle Rejwan as SVP of Live Action Development and Production for Lucasfilm. Staying in a galaxy far far away, we discuss our hopes on for a potential movie set in the era of the Old Republic.

    To close, we talk about the potential of new a la carte broadcast opportunities as streaming services become a dime a dozen and what consumers should expect in the months to come.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launched The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 50: Dark Phoenix Goes Down in Flames, The Legacy of the X-Men Franchise, and the Start of the Streaming Wars

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we’re joined by listener and co-host of the Super Civil Servants Podcast, Nathan as we unpack our thoughts around the dismal box office performance of Dark Phoenix.

    During the conversation, we look back on the X-Men franchise as a whole and discuss some of the potential obstacles that may have impacted the successful close to the franchise’s near 20-year run.

    Switching gears, the three of us take a hard look at the ever evolving streaming landscape after rumors swirl around the DC Universe streaming service being absorbed into a forthcoming streaming service coming from Warner Media.

    With bundles that will likely include HBO and Cinemax as well as TNT and TBS, the yet to be named Warner media streaming service is shaping up to be a worthy competitor for Netflix, Hulu and the much anticipated Disney + streaming service.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage. We’ve also officially launch The Fanboy Garage on Facebook where you can engage in the conversation in various groups.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 49: Robert Pattinson is The Batman, Dark Phoenix Expectations, Swamp Thing Rises, and The Dark Crystal Returns

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts on the recent news that Robert Pattinson is officially Matt Reeves’ Batman.

    From bat-suits, rouges gallery villains, to the style of Gotham City, we dive right in to speculate on all the iconic elements of the next Batman trilogy.

    Moving along, we discuss our expectations for Dark Phoenix, the last installment of the X-Men franchise. In the conversation, we share our feelings on the direction of the franchise at large before addressing our enthusiasm for the film.

    To close we take a trip back to the DC Universe to quickly discuss the first episode of Swamp Thing and one of us gushes about Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 48: AEW’s Double or Nothing Amazes, Aladdin Succeeds, John Wick 3 is a franchise best, Terminator: Dark Fate, and more.

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we bring back listeners and wrestling enthusiasts Tavo Borrego and Phil Gooljar to unpack their thoughts on the AEW’s first Pay-Per-View show, Double or Nothing.

    Capturing the hearts, minds and EYES of wrestling fans, the AEW took the world by storm with an emotional show indicating that its ready and WILLING to shake things up as a competing wrestling alternative to the WWE.

    From there we pivot to our regularly scheduled program and discuss the surprising (not really) success of Aladdin as it dominated the Memorial Day weekend box office. Meanwhile, we explore the incredible success of John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum as a franchise best.

    To close the show, we share our reactions to the recent Terminator: Dark Fate trailer and address recent comments from famed director Ridley Scott on his continued pursuit of yet another Alien prequel sequel.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 47: John Wick Takes Down the Avengers, Batman Who Art Thou, Game of Thrones Finale, Cobra Kai and more

    In episode 47 of The Fanboy Garage, we immediate unpack the week’s box office results, as John Wick 3 effective dismantles Avengers: Endgame, with a franchise record opening weekend of $57M.

    From there we enter the batcave, addressing the rumors that Robert Pattinson, famous for his role as Edward Cullen in the Twilight Franchise, will be the next in line to don the cape and cowl. Do we think he’s the right choice?

    After that discussion, we talk about the wild and somewhat expected fan reaction to the Game of Thrones finale and speculate what this could potentially mean for the next round of Star Wars films coming after The Rise of Skywalker.

    To close, we share our impressions on the second season of Cobra Kai. Is it totally badass or weak? We show no mercy with a light spoilers and reactions.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 46: The Anniversary Episode with Special Guests Mario Robles, Rick Shew and Listeners

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we’ve pulled together a massive group of listeners and special guests to celebrate the one year anniversary of the podcast.

    In the first segment of the show, we are honored to welcome special guests Nathan Odinson, Phil Gooljar and Tavo Borrego to discuss the continued box office dominance of Avengers: Endgame, despite the incredible success of Detective Pikachu, the largest opening weekend for a movie based on a video game.

    To close the listener segment, we talk about the newly inked deal between AEW and Turner broadcasting, evolving the wrestling landscape in new and exciting ways.

    From there, we welcome Rick Shew of Batman on Film to discuss the latest Star Wars news that Weiss and Benioff of Game of Thrones fame will be responsible for penning the first new film after the end of the Skywalker saga with Episode IX: Rise of Skywalker. In the conversation, we speculate on the future of the franchise post Episode IX before jumping into a brief conversation on the DC franchise; including The Batman.

    To close the show, we finally welcome editor-in-chief of Revenge of the Fans, Mario Francisco Robles to talk about the future of the MCU and hopes for the DC universe of films.

    This is an episode you definitely don’t want to miss!

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 45: Avengers: Endgame Full Review

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage,we give listeners a full blown spoiler-filled review of Avengers: Endgame. Avengers Assemble!

    From box office domination to the nuanced plot and narrative, we unpack everything there is to love and appreciate about the epic closure to the Avengers saga.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 44: Avengers: Endgame Arrives, SHAZAM! a Box Office Flop? The Clone Wars Returns and more!

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we immediately kick things off with in depth discussion around the cultural phenomenon that is Avengers: Endgame.

    Poised to dominate the global box office for the next couple of weeks and months, we unpack our thoughts around the impact that the final Avengers film will have as we discuss our expectations and theories about the plot and story (if any).

    From there, we examine the strength of SHAZAM! at the box office and explore the potential factors that could have contributed to the movie’s stunted success and/or ability to resonate with mainstream audiences.

    To close, we discuss our excitement for the return of the hit Star Wars animated show The Clone Wars, predict the combined global and domestic performance of Avengers: Endgame and Star Wars Episode IX: Rise of Skywalker before sharing our lists of favorite podcasts.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    Episode 43: Discussing Star Wars Episode IX: Rise of Skywalker and more with Special Guest Rick Shew of Batman on Film

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage,we welcome special guest Rick Shew of Batman on Film to unpack our thoughts and reactions to the first trailer for Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker.

    From our hopes and dreams to theories, speculations, and retcons (yes, RETCONS) we dive head first into a galaxy far, far away to give listeners an all-out chat about all the news that came from Star Wars celebration.

    After an in-depth conversation about Rise of Skywalker, we shift gears to the world of TV or actually the Disney + streaming service to chat The Mandalorian and the excitement around seeing additional Star Wars stories with new characters, planets and timelines.

    At the garage, we always shoot first andif you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 42: Reactions to the Joker Trailer and a Spoiler-Filled SHAZAM! Conversation with Katie Gilstrap of Revenge of the Fans

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we immediately open the show with our initial reactions to the new Joker trailer.

    In the conversation, we discuss our expectations and speculate on the general plot as well as general audience reactions to a solo film on Batman most iconic enemies.

    Getting back to our regularly scheduled program, we welcome fellow Revenger, Katie Gilstrap to the show for an in depth, spoiler-filled discussion about SHAZAM!

    During our chat, we go back and forth discussing our impressions of the film, sharing the things that worked and didn’t and rethink our initial reaction to the film. (Thanks to Katie’s perspective).

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 41 – Avengers: Endgame Sells Out, The Joker Arrives, and the Calm Before WWE’s WrestleMania

    On this episode of the Fanboy Garage, we open the garage and welcome listeners Phil and Tavo to the show as we dive into the cultural phenomenon that is Avengers: Endgame.

    In the conversation, we unpack the feverish excitement for the final Avengers installment and how it translated to record breaking presale ticket numbers; selling out at theaters across the nation.

    From there we discuss our reactions to the newly-released poster for Todd Phillips’ Joker film and debate its connectivity to the newly minted DCU.

    To close, we have a fatal 4-way discussion about all things WWE in the lead up to WrestleMania before chatting about John Oliver’s comment about the broader organization and CEO Vince McMahon.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 40 – SHAZAM! Preview, Zack Snyder Unplugged, James Gunn Redeemed, Avengers: Endgame on the Horizon

    On this episode of the Fanboy Garage, we open the garage with a spoiler-free preview of SHAZAM! After getting a chance to see the movie nearly two weeks in advance, we unpack our thoughts on the film while avoiding any juicy goodness.

    From there, we dive into some of the controversial comments coming from director, Zack Snyder, after hosting fans at the Snydercon screening. Beyond commenting about some of his other non-superhero movies, he stirred the controversy bucket by sharing his vision for Justice League and his thoughts on superhero/fanboy ideals.

    Catching up a bit on news from a couple of weeks ago, we discuss the reinstatement of James Gunn as the director for the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 3 before quickly talking about the soon approaching release of Avengers: Endgame.

    To close the show, we briefly highlight our excitement for the Disney/Fox merger now that deal was struck and the impact it will have on the industry.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 39 – Captain Marvel Soars, Aladdin Arrives and Does the Nolan Dark Knight Trilogy Stand the Test of Time

    On this episode of the Fanboy Garage, we open the garage to immediately unpack our reactions on Captain Marvel. From glowing hands, cats and 90’s grunge, we provide an in-depth and spoiler-filled review. Beware!

    From there, we travel to the land of Agrabah to discuss our feelings and thoughts on the latest trailer for Disney’s Aladdin. Is it a diamond in the rough or just a puff of smoke?

    In celebration of Batman’s 80 anniversary, we discuss the legacy of Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy. In the conversation we explore whether or not current comic book movies can hold their weight against Nolan’s genre defining films. A champion rises to take on those films head on.

    To close, we share the latest update on the Disney/Fox merger which is expected to close on March 20th.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 38 – Laughing with SHAZAM!, X-Men’s Last Stand, DC’s Connected-less Universe, and Spielberg: A Man Out of Touch

    On the 38th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we immediately kick things off by unpacking the second trailer of DC’s SHAZAM! hitting theaters on April 5th!

    We then move on to an in-depth discussion around the latest Dark Phoenix trailer and share our thoughts about the anticipation for the film as it looks to close out the close to 20-year franchise.

    From there, we quickly discuss the positive reviews humming around Marvel’s 21st movie, Captain Marvel before we jump back into a conversation about the connectivity of the new DC cinematic universe.

    To close, we explore the war waged by Steven Spielberg against Netflix as he challenges the company’s validity in winning Academy Awards and briefly weigh in on the Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review and don’t forget about our Cancer Awareness Campaign coming soon.

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    EPISODE 37 – Can the MCU have an R-Rated film, Doom Patrol Stumbles, The Return of Batista, Captain Marvel Shakes the Hate and More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we jump right in by unpacking some of the early word of mouth buzz rolling out around Captain Marvel. Projected to have a $100+ million opening weekend, Captain Marvel looks to be another success for the MCU as it marches towards Avengers: End Game in April

    From there we discuss our thoughts on the Rated-R comic book movies and whether or not the MCU should have Rated-R films in its universe. In the conversation, we unravel the latest updates and news surrounding the Disney and 20thCentury Fox merger and the implications it can have on the broader television landscape

    We quickly turn heel and discuss the return of Batista to the WWE and speculate on how long we expect to see Guardians of the Galaxy actor after WrestleMania 35. We even chat about how Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and the success he’s had post-his days as a WWE Superstar.

    To close the show, we lightly discuss the results of the Academy Awards and give props to Black Panther for its win in the Original Score category before we talk a bit about Bohemian Rhapsody and the second episode of Doom Patrol.

    In something near and dear to our hearts, we are excited to announce that we are planning a Cancer Awareness Campaign with more details to come in the near future.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 36 – Armie Hammer is/isn’t Batman, Captain Marvel a Dud?, Doom Patrol and Unpacking the Short Film Catfight with Director Ariel Sinelnikoff and Actor Vanessa Bontea

    On the 36thepisode of The Fanboy Garage, we immediately kick things off by unpacking all of the scoops, rumors, and debunkings related to Armie Hammer potentially donning the Cape and Cowl of Batman.

    From there we discuss the potential that Captain Marvel could be the MCU’s first official flop before quickly talking about the first episode of Doom Patrol and the many Star Wars characters rumored to be getting their own show on Disney+

    In the second half of the episode, we welcome special guests director, Ariel Sinelnikoff and fellow Revenger and actor, Vanessa Bontea. They join us to talk about Catfight, a short film set in a dystopian world where men gather in hordes to bet on women who have been dressed in degrading costumes, doped up on performance enhancing drugs, and are forced to fight to the death. In the discussion, we talk about their influences, experiences making the film and more.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    Episode 35: Pro-Wrestling and The Rise of AEW with Special Guest Paul Crockett of Beyond Wrestling and a TFG Fan Roundtable

    It's a battle royal on this week's episode of The Fanboy Garage. Our first ever wrestling focused episode, inspired by the shock waves caused by All Elite Wrestling.

    First up, Chris is joined by the voice of Beyond Wrestling and Women's Wrestling Revolution and the co-host of The Foreign Aces podcast Paul Crockett to discuss AEW and the changing landscape of pro wrestling in 2019...oh and we might've fit in some Star Trek talk as well.

    After that, Chris brings together a round table, or more fittingly, a squared circle of wrestling fans to discuss the beginnings of, and the current states of their fandom.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    Episode 34 - Discussing Matt Reeves’ The Batman with Special Guest Rick Shew of Batman on Film

    On the 34th episode of The Fanboy Garage, we welcome special guest Rick Shew of Batman on Film to unpack all of the news, rumors and speculation surrounding Matt Reeves’ The Batman.

    We immediately kick things off discussing the set release date ofJune 25th 2021 for the film as well as the announcement that Ben Affleck is no longer attached to play the titular character of Batman.

    From there, we discuss potential stories Reeves could take the character as well explore the villains we’d like to see going head to head with the Dark Knight himself.

    As the fight for the cowl begins, we speculate on some of the actors rumored to be up for the role of Batman before discussing who we’d like to see play the villain.

    To close, we briefly share our thoughts on the latest rumblings that Henry Cavill may still be involved with the character of Superman after another cryptic post goes live on his Instagram feed.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 33: Birds of Prey Teaser Lands, Green Lantern Casting Talk, Hobbs and Shaw Flex and More

    On episode 33 of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts on the very first announcement trailer for Birds of Prey; giving us a first look at Harley Quinn, Black Mask, Huntress, Black Canary, and more.

    From there, we speculate on which actor would be right for the role of Green Lantern before sounding off and congratulating Aquaman for taking the title of “The Most Financially Successful DC film” to date.

    We then move onto rumors that a new Robocop film is in the works and the potential that Peter Weller would reprise the role of Alex Murphy. In the spirit of reboots or revisits, we quickly talk about the teaser trailer announcing the return of the original Ghostbusters in a film my Jason Reitman.

    To close out, we share news of Zack Snyder’s newly announced project where he’ll return to the world of the Dead by directing Army of the Dead for Netflix and also talk about the testosterone filled world of Hobbs & Shaw – the spin off from the Fast and Furious franchise. We also tackle listener questions about X-Men Dark Phoenix, The Fantast Four and The Batwoman TV show for the CW.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 32: Shazam! And the New DCU, Black Widow Solo Movie Filming Soon, Disney+ Details Emerge, and The Oscars Hubbub

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts on the teaser trailer for DC’s Shazam! and have an in-depth discussion around the tone and current direction of DCU films at large post-Aquaman.

    From there, we discuss the recent rumor on the Black Widow solo movie potentially going into production as early as late-February and speculate on the kind of film we hope it to be.

    Staying in the Magical World of Disney, we share details on Disney’s strategy for the Disney+ streaming service, the implications it could have on Netflix as well as information around potential pricing information and content.

    To close the show, we talk briefly about The Oscars and the nominations garnered by Black Panther before diving into listener questions about the revival of Netflix Marvel shows and our first impressions of The Punisher season 2.

    If you like what you’re hearing and have something more to say, be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarageor stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.comto ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). You can support the show by leaving us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 31: Here Comes the Spider-Man, 2019 the Year of Both Marvel and DCU Heroes and Star Wars Episode IX

    On the 31st episode of The Fanboy Garage we immediately unpack our thoughts on the recent trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home and talk about our excitement for the film.

    As part of the conversation, we discuss 2019 at large and look forward to the monster year both Marvel and DC will have in the coming months. From Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man: Far From Home to the continued success of Aquaman, and the release of Shazam and The Joker, both studios will deliver something for all fans to love.

    During the segment, we chat about the progression of the Disney/Fox merger and speculate on how soon we expect to see properties like the X-Men, Deadpool and X-Force make their way into the MCU or remain separate.

    To close the show, we answer several listener questions about Star Wars: Episode IX, the close of the 2018 Box Office and the signing of Chris Jericho to the AEW.

    2019 is sure to be an exciting year with guests and thought provoking topics (we hope). Be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). If you like what you’re hearing, don’t forget to leave us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 30: The New Year Special with a 2018 Year in Review

    Happy New Year! On the first 2019 episode of The Fanboy Garage we unpack our thoughts on the year that was 2018. We cover the good, the bad, the disappointing and the unexpected winners and losers of 2018

    From the domestic dominating power demonstrated by Marvel’s Black Panther to the momentum building of DC with the coming of Aquaman, we give an in-depth year in review and briefly look forward to 2019.

    We look forward to a prosperous 2019 and thank you all for listening. Be sure keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). If you like what you’re hearing, don’t forget to leave us a five-star review.

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    THE FANBOY GARAGE EPISODE 29: Aquaman Early Reviews and Box Office Impact, The Experience that is Venom, Visual Effects in Film and More!

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage we unpack our thoughts on the tide of initial reviews and (positive) early word of mouth for Aquaman and what impact, if any, they might have on the opening weekend box office numbers.

    From there, Aaron has finally seen the experience that is Venom and shares his thoughts on the movie along with a discussion on the future of the franchise in the wake of the film’s huge and unexpected box office performance.

    To close, we answer listener questions; tackling our thoughts on the shortlist of potential nominees in the visual effects category at the Oscars and the evolution of effects in film, as well as box office predictions for the 12/21 weekend.

    The King of Atlantis is on the horizon so don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.com to ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). If you like what you’re hearing, don’t forget to leave us a five-star review.

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    Episode 28: Reactions to Avengers End Game and Captain Marvel Trailers, Black Panther and the Golden Globes, Aquaman’s Early Buzz and More

    On this episode of the Fanboy Garage, We unpack our thoughts around the Captain Marvel and Avengers: End Game trailers before speculating about the release of the Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, Black Panther’s Golden Globe nomination and the cancellation of Netflix’s Daredevil.

    From there, we jump into the other universe to talk DC; specifically, Aquaman and it’s dominating presence in China and the implications that might have on the U.S. market. In the conversation, we discuss the new path for the DCU and the wave of expected optimism for the film and franchise that is on the horizon.

    To close, we answer listener questions; tackling our thoughts on the box office success of Aquaman, movies we’re most excited to see as we close out the year, and is Henry Cavill in or out as Superman with Amy Adams exiting the DCU.

    We close the show we a simple snap turning the world to ash! Don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.comto ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Star Wars inspired tee). If you like what you’re hearing, don’t forget to leave us a five-star review.

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    EPISODE 27: A Spoiler Review of Creed II, The Snyder Cut Heats Up, Reactions to the Lion King Trailer, Thoughts on Disney Plus and Listener Questions

    We are BACK! On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts on Creed II and give listeners a spoiler-filled break down of the sequel.

    From there, we share our thoughts around the validity of the Snyder Cut for Justice League after photos were released by Zack Snyder featuring Darkseid and Suicide Squad Director, David Ayer revealed that Steppenwolf was meant to be the big bad of the movie before studio tinkering and interference.

    Before wrapping things up, we share our reactions on the “live action” Lion King trailer before getting into a deep discussion on all things Disney Plus including the recently announced Star Wars shows and content expected to roll out with the launch of the streaming service.

    To close the show, we tackle listener questions around Star Wars Episode IX theories, canon and things we've been watching in our down time.

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    Episode 26: Ewan McGregor Joins Birds of Prey as Black Mask, PG-13 Deadpool 2, Aquaman Box Office Projections, Rotten Tomatoes and Fan Questions

    On this week’s episode of we unpack our thoughts on Ewan McGregor joining the cast of DC’S Birds of Prey as the Black Mask.

    From there, we speculate on how successful Deadpool 2 could be as a PG-13 film during an already pack release weekend – December 21stweekend before moving on to a conversation about the potential box office performance and success of Aquaman while exploring the idea that audiences don’t really care about poor Rotten Tomatoes scores.

    To close the show, we talk about the development of an Explorers TV show by Cary Fukunaga and David Lowry for the Paramount network before jumping into a discussion around their favorite B movies. We wrap things up with a chat about their favorite 2018 comic book movies and horror elements in comic book movies adaptations.

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    Episode 25: A Halloween review, The Batman coming in 2021, Boba Fett cancelled, and a Flash Gordon remake plus fan questions

    On this weeks episode of The Fanboy Garage we and pack our thoughts and review the latest Halloween movie which is making a box office killing in it’s second week.

    From there we switch gears to talk about the latest news surrounding the Batman and it’s expected release date in 2021 and possibly after. Then we travel to a galaxy far far away to discuss the supposed cancellation of a standalone Boba Fett movie which was to be directed by James Mangold.

    To close the show, we discuss news of a potential Flash Gordon remake before jumping into listener questions Discussing everything from a PG-13 version of Deadpool 2 to our excitement surrounding Creed 2.

    Grab your mask, kick some pumpkins and grab a bag of candy because this is a suite episode. Be sure to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @fanboygarage or by emailing us at the fanboygarage.com

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    Episode 24 : Wonder Woman 1984 Moves to 2020, Hope Brewing in the DCU, Halloween Kills at the Box Office, Titans, Fan Questions and More

    On this week’s episode we unpack our thoughts on the recent release date shuffle of Wonder Woman 1984 moving from November 2019 to June 2020 and what it means for the rest of the DCU slate.

    From there, we discuss the success of Blumhouse’s Halloween reboot, when we'll get the chance to check out the movie (at the Revenger watch party) and the potential for other iconic slashers to make a return to cinemas.

    To close the show, we go in depth into episode two of Titans before diving into listener questions around our favorite films across a variety of genres and the battle royale showdown of horror icons!

    Technical difficulties won’t keep us down-- so don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarageor stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

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    Episode 23 : Titans: A Hit or Miss, The Death of Iron Fist, The Flash is WB’s Gambit, Hellboy Without GDT, Fan Questions and More

    This week on The Fanboy Garage,we unpack our thoughts on the first episode of Titans, available on the DC Universe streaming service. During the discussion we examine the idea of weekly and episodic steaming and whether or not it’s something that can help or hinder a show like Titans.

    From there, we talk about the cancellation of Iron First before moving into how streaming services are changing how content is consumed. Next, we flash past updates that The Flash movie has been postponed to 2021 before diving head first into the controversy surrounding a behind the scenes photo of Tyler Hoechlin sporting the infamous black Superman costume. Before jumping into fan questions, we give listeners a breakdown of the new Glass trailers and share our intial reactions to the recently leaked Hellboy trailer.

    To close the show, we tackle listener questions around our favorite trilogies, questions we’d ask Walter Hamada and Kathleen Kennedy, how we’d rank the Nightmare on Elm St franchise before challenging the idea that age of the movie star not dead but very much ALIVE!

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    Episode 22: James Gunn Heads to DC, BtS of New York Comic Con, Reactions to Venom, Fan Questions and More

    This week on The Fanboy Garage, we react to news that former Guardians of the Galaxy Director, James Gunn is potentially heading to DC Entertainment to write and direct Suicide Squad 2 before we unpack their favorite moments of New York Comic Con 2018.

    From amazing cosplay and exclusive scavenger hunts to trailers and sneak peeks, we unpack our thoughts on everything from the Aquaman and Daredevil season 3 trailers as well give listeners as a spoiler-free breakdown of 35 mins of footage from Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse. Switching gears, Chris gives drops his thoughts on Venom and shares what works and what doesn’t for this new box office monster.

    In classic fashion, we close the show with a handful of fan questions including movies that should go the way of Cobra Kai and become a TV show, things we’d do if we were invisible, and potential criticisms of Aquaman, despite it not being in theaters.

    Grab the breath mints and shine your shoes because you’ve got a date with Retired Wonder Woman! Don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage or stalk our pictures on the gram at The Fanboy Garage.

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    Episode 21: The Venom Surrounding Venom, Creed II, Cowboy Rambo and More Plus Fan Questions.

    On this episode The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts around the reception of Venom from critics and fans before Aaron dives into a rant about fandom and the MCU.

    From there, we discuss our impressions of the second, hard-hitting trailer for Creed II, the DC Universe streaming service, the new of Netflix launching a Chronicles of Narnia series as well as the first image of Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo in Rambo 5 (Yee-haw!).

    To close the show, we take on fan questions sharing our thoughts on Zack Snyder’s plan to kill off Batman in the DCU, our most favorite rewatchable movie, a movie or franchise least liked by the masses that we enjoy and an in-depth discussion on the Star Wars prequels.

    Throw on your chaps, hat and cowboy boots because this episode is coming for you! Don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

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    Episode 20: The Joker breaks the Internet, New Bumblebee Trailer Brings the Heat, Comic Book Movie Fatigue and Fan Questions

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts and reactions on new footage and images of Joaquin Phoenix in full on Joker attire. We speculate on whether or not the upcoming solo Joker film would be connected to the larger DC universe or truly serve as a standalone film before a quick discussion on whether or not there’s comic book movie fatigue.

    From there, we discuss our impressions of the latest BumbleeBee trailer and its departure from previous Transformers films (in a good way). We also discuss some of the tough decisions movie goers will need to make in December.

    To close the show, we answer additional fan questions sharing our thoughts on Solo: A Star Wars Story, the controversy around Batman’s “batarang”, the missing heroes in both The Joker and Venom films, as well as their A list of B and C list DC characters and more.

    Get your capes and collars ready because Krypto is going to be a hit that DC slate with a bang and don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

    Or you can email us directly at TheFanboyGarage.comto ask questions, listen to previous episodes or check out the latest merchandise (there’s even a Superman inspired tee). If you like what you’re hearing, don’t forget to leave us a five-star review.

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    Episode 19: Aquaman vs Mary Poppins vs Bumblebee, A Peek at the Joker, Captain Marvel and More!

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we set a friendly wager between ourselves and fans as we unpack our thoughts on the three-way box office showdown between Aquaman,Bumblebee and Mary Poppins Returns. Which one will steal the hearts, minds and dollars of family audiences during the holidays? We break it down and place our bets!

    From there, we share our reactions on the first picture of Joaquin Phoenix as “Arthur” in the upcoming Joker movie as well as our thoughts on the first trailer of Captain Marvel starring Brie Larson. Before jumping into fan questions, we follow on up last week’s episode with our final thoughts on Henry Cavill’s departure as Superman and quickly discuss rumors of a potential Loki and Scarlet Witch series for the Disney streaming service.

    We close the show in grand fashion by fielding fan questions tackling everything from our favorite voice actors, how we’d reboot the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the person that influenced our fandom, which classic movie we’d like to see rebooted ala Mary Poppins, and our impressions of the latest Venom poster, and the intention that Zack Snyder planned on including The Atom in the DCU.

    Place your dollar bets and rub your lucky rabbit foot because your gonna hit the jackpot with this episode! Be sure to subscribe where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

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    Episode 18: Henry Cavill Potentially Hangs Up the Cape as Superman, The Longevity of the Predator Franchise, The Connectivity of the MCU on TV, Swamp Thing and More!

    We at The Fanboy Garage deliver a super charged episode as we immediately unpack our reactions to the latest news of Henry Cavill reportedly hanging up the cape and boots as Superman. With news reports, statements, recasting rumors and strange videos, we try to make sense of everything happening with the blue boy scout and whether or not we expect to see Cavill sport the “S” again.

    After tackling that bit of news, we open the show with some casting news for the DC Universe’s Swamp Thing show and quickly move onto TV shows we’re currently watching like Ozark, Better Call Saul and season-two of Iron Fist. From there, we discuss the on again/off again love we have for the broader Marvel TV shows on Netflix and whether or not there are strong threads connecting the TV and cinematic universes. That leads us through a quick and dirty dissertation on Star Wars canon across the books, comics, TV shows and movies and how maybe sometimes having EVERYTHING connected isn’t necessarily a good thing.

    To close the show, we share our thoughts on the incoming reviews and reactions to Shane Black’s The Predator and where we are on the current standing of the franchise. Before we close the doors of the garage, we discuss the latest teases from Sylvester Stallone that a fifth Rambo movie is on the way and whether or not fans need another movie.

    Stand up for truth, justice and really good podcasts because we really deliver the goods in this packed episode. Be sure to tune in to some of our other DC Focused episodes where we cover the DC Trinity’s cinematic and TV appearances and subscribe where all great podcasts are found. Also, don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

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    Episode 17: Batman Beyond, a Joker Give and Take, Face/Off, Remakes, McClane, Nerds and More!

    We at The Fanboy Garage kick things off in this episode unpacking our thoughts on the quick entry and departure of Alec Baldwin from the Joaquin Phoenix Joker movie as well as Dave Bautista’s decision to potentially no longer work with Disney and Marvel’s in their widely successful Guardians of the Galaxy franchise.

    With a jab, cross, hook, we bob and weave to take on questions from our listeners; debating and discussing topics like the best cinematic facial hair (yes mustaches, goatees and chops) and our thoughts on John Woo’s movie, Face/Off with Nicholas Cage and John Travolta. From there, we get into a conversation on whether or not there should be a set time between original movies and their remakes/reboots before we jump into the Fall and Winter movies we’re looking forward to the most (hint Halloween, Aquaman and maybe Venom).

    To close the show, we tackle some of our favorite DC Elseworld stories in comics and in animated films before answering a final listener question about a Batman Beyond movie. From casting to plot, we wax poetic on what we’d like to see in this futuristic Batman movie and discuss the idea of a battle for the cowl story line.

    Put on your gloves, sunglasses and best Lando smile because this episode has a lot of charm

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    Episode 16: In-Movie Distractions, Rian Johnson’s New Star Wars Trilogy, Top 5 Cinematic Superhero Costumes and More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our thoughts and experiences on the idea of being taken out of movies because of in-movie distractions like CGI’d lips, bad accents, poor editing and more.

    From there, we tackle listener questions by jumping right into our thoughts on where we’d like to see Rian Johnson’s new Star Wars trilogy go, the potential stories and time periods he would cover and whether or not a completely unconnected movie would still feel like Star Wars.

    To close, we go into a deep conversation running through our top-five favorite most accurate comic book costumes in cinema. From Superman, Batman, Spiderman and others, we cover a range of heroes that have been brought to life on the big screen and later discuss if fellow fanboys and fangirls should expect to see a fully costumed Wolverine in the MCU’s version of the X-Men.

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    Episode 15: Reactions to Danny Boyle’s Exits of Bond 25, Kelly Marie Tran Op-Ed, the upcoming Fall TV schedule, Westerns and more!

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we dive right in and unpack our thoughts on Danny Boyle’s exit from Bond 25 and examine if Bond directors are able to bring their style and sensibilities to the franchise with minimal interference from producers.

    From there, we quickly talk about Kelly Marie Tran’s powerful Op-Ed in The New York Times and transition into a rundown of the Fall TV shows we’re most looking forward to including Shameless,This is Us, Iron Fist and others and why other shows like Jack Ryan are off our radar.

    To close the show, we explore reasons why Batman V Superman: The Ultimate Edition doesn’t have ANY commentary from Zack Snyder accompanying the film and share our thoughts on why we’re interested in movies that provide commentary as extra features. Later, we rundown our five favorite Westerns films and end with a 20thAnniversary shout out to one of our favorite Marvel films, Blade.

    There’s so much more packed into this episode like “Santa John’s” bag of treats! Be sure to tune in and subscribe where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to keep the conversation going by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

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    Episode 14: Is the Shazam Lead Miscast, How Many Comic Book Movies is Too Much and More Questions from the Fans

    On this fan-centric episode of The Fanboy Garage, we change things up a bit by fielding questions from our fans and unpacking our thoughts on a variety of topics including the DCfilms on the horizon, is there such thing as too many comic book movies in a year, our favorite comic book stories and more.

    We kick the episode off with a flash of lightening by asking if The Face of WWE, Mr. John Cena, would have been a better pick as the lead in Shazam and from there we move into a conversation about the comic book characters we’d like to see adapted for TV (sneak peek: Alpha Flight& The Question) as well as our top-five DC comic book story lines.

    With a Snap of a finger, we shift gears to address a question on why we think Avengers: Infinity War is so good, if not the best in the MCU. To close the show, we discuss the idea that there may be too many comic book movies out there for viewers to digest and that takes us down the road to examine the DCstrategy for releasing films including the potential challenge Aquaman is facing with other blockbusters being released in the same weekend like Bumblebee.

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    Episode 13: The Guardians of the Galaxy Debacle, Comedy in Comic Book Movies and Much More

    On this episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our feelings on the latest developments regarding James Gunn and recent comments from actor Dave Bautista about his contract with Disney if Gunn’s script isn’t used for Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 3.

    From there, things take a twist as we explore and discuss the role of comedy in comic book movies, examining the broader Guardians of the Galaxyfranchise, as well as the roster of MCUand DCUfilms.

    To close the show, we revisit our comments on the Disney/Fox merger post Disney’s earnings earlier in the week and talk about Hulu, the Disney Streaming service including the upcoming live-action Star Warsseries from Jon Favreauand the recent casting of Ruby Roseas the CW’s Batwoman.

    There’s lots to cover in this episode so grab your shovels and dig in! Be sure to tune in and subscribe where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage.

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    Episode 12: The Fox/Disney Merger, Dark Phoenix, and a Detailed Rundown of the X-Men Cinematic Universe

    Snikt Your boys here at The Fanboy Garage get mutated and psychic in this week’s episode as we unpack the latest news surrounding the now impending Disney/Fox merger along with our thoughts on what’s going on with X-Men Dark Phoenix and New Mutants.

    From there, we go back into time to revisit virtually every X-Men movie (sorry Deadpool); discussing the good, the bad and the very best the franchise has to offer. It wouldn’t be a worthy X-Men conversation without talking timelines, continuity and the hives it gives Aaron (The Continuity King) as we breakdown and try to make sense of clean slates, inconsistent Sabertooths, Wolverine origins, and more.

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    Episode 11: TFG Recap and Reacts to SDCC 2018

    In this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we release our geekdom as we unpack all the news, trailers and excitement that rolled out during San Diego Comic Con 2018.

    No stone is left unturned as we dive head first and share our impressions on DC’s show stealing presence at hall H, the first trailers for Aquaman and Shazam, the future of TV and streaming with the first official peek at content from the DC Universe and more.

    Grab those super undies and throw on some deodorant because its gonna get sweaty as we switch gears to bring you our hot takes on the future of the DCU and more. Be sure to tune and subscribe where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage

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    Episode 10: Marvel Focus - Spider-Man: The Evolution of the Marvel King

    In this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we get spectacular and amazing with our first Marvel focused episode unpacking the golden boy himself, Spider-Man.

    From cartoons and TV reruns to successful movies and reboots of reboots, we work our way through nearly every iteration of Spider-Man on the big and small screen; exploring the twisted and gnarly web of the spider-verse.

    Whether or not you’re a fan of Sam Raimi’s trilogy or Tom Holland’s portrayal of a teenage Peter Parker, make sure you tune in to the episode to hear our thoughts on Spider-Man and the future of his franchise (with or without him). Load up the web shooters and subscribe where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage

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    Episode 9: DC Focus Pt. 3: Wonder Woman, The Snyder Cut, and the Future of the DC Cinematic Universe

    In the final part of their DC focused trilogy, hosts Chris Lisanti and Aaron Virola unpack the iconic appearances of Wonder Woman in cinema, the tragedy that is Justice League and the future of the DC Cinematic Universe.

    With Aquaman, Shazam, and Wonder Woman 1984 on the horizon, they share their thoughts on the current DC slate and what they’re most looking forward to as WB looks to pivot away from the divisiveness of its previous films.

    To close the show, they debate and share their impressions on recent conversations around the Synder Cut of Justice League and whether or not fans should dig in or give up their fight for the movie. Throw on your blood-stained armor, find your invisible jet and tune in! Be sure to subscribe and listen to the latest episode where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting them @TheFanboyGarage

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    Episode 8: DC Focus Pt. 2: Batman

    In the second episode of this three-part series, we get brooding and dark as we discuss the cinema and television evolution of the Dark Knight himself, Batman.

    Without skipping a beat, we throw on our cowls and capes to explore and unpack the Batcave including 1960’s Batman, Batman 89 all the way through Bat-ffleck and George Clooney.

    Gargle some salt water and bang out your push-ups because “You’re Batman” and we deliver a fun filled episode! Be sure to subscribe and listen to the latest episode where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage

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    Episode 7: DC Focus Pt. 1: Superman

    In the first episode of this three-part series, we spin the world backwards and wax poetic on the appearance of Superman in cinema and television.

    From the brilliance that is Superman: The Movie to his resurrection in Justice League and everything in between, no stone is left unturned as we unpack the highs and lows of Superman’s reign in entertainment and pop culture.

    Put on your tights and cape and enjoy the ride as we dive deep into one of the world’s greatest superheroes. Be sure to subscribe and listen to the latest episode where all great podcasts are found and don’t forget to join the conversation by tweeting us @TheFanboyGarage

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    Episode 6: Returning To Jurassic Park and a Star Wars Battle Royale

    This week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage is Jur-asstically MASSIVE! During this two-part episode, we look back on Jurassic Park and the evolution of the franchise as a whole just in time for the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.

    But just when we thought we were done with a galaxy far, far away, we’re pulled back into the fray for a Star Wars Battle Royale with our first special guest, Rick Shew from Batman On Film. In this three-way deathmatch, Rick joins the podcast to pick a fight with Aaron and unpack his views on “Why the World Doesn’t Need An Obi-Wan Kenobi Solo Film.” Who will win?

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    Episode 5: Halloween and the Return of the Boogeyman

    On this week’s episode of The Fanboy Garage, we unpack our fears and reactions to the return of the OG Boogey Man, Michael Myers from Halloween and the franchises rebirth with the release of the first trailer to the upcoming 2018 movie.

    During the discussion, we relive our first exposure to John Carpenter’s 1978 masterpiece, Halloween and its subsequent sequels and chat about where the franchise measures up and fits among its Horror genre brethren and broader pop culture.

    From masks and sibling connections, to convoluted stories and abandoned spin-offs, we slash and stab at everything related to the Halloween franchise and then some.

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    Episode 4: Solo: A Star Wars Dissection

    This week we return to a galaxy far, far away with a spoiler-filled discussion on Solo: A Star Wars Story. Together, we unpack and explore the fine lines between hardcore fans that liked the film and hardcore fans that didn’t and the details that separate the two.

    Like two well trained Jedi Masters, we throw down and spar with one another as we pick apart and dissect how Solo did or did not resonate with us. Spoiler – Chris is not a fan

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    Episode 3: Star Wars: The Fandom Menace

    This week, we take a trip to a galaxy far, far away to unpack the (spoiler-free) reactions to Solo: A Star Wars Story, explore the implications the latest movies are having on the fandom and discuss the idea of “skippable Star Wars movies.” From The Last Jedi, the Original Trilogy to the prequels and more, we just scratch the surface of Hoth in this Star Wars heavy episode.

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    Episode 2: Action Unpacked!

    On this week’s episode, we talk about our reactions to Deadpool 2 and then go down a very serious rabbit hole unpacking our all-time favorite action films. From films like John Wick and The Killer to the Stallone/Schwarzenegger era of action films, we reminisce and discuss which movies had the greatest influence on us and how things have changed over the years to shape today’s action film. We wrap things up with a quick-take reaction on the finale of Cobra Kai and a “heart-felt” apology to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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    Episode 1: Avengers: Infinity War, The MCU, Cobra Kai, TV Shows Cancelled/Not Cancelled?

    Welcome to the first episode of The Fanboy Garage! During this inaugural episode, we introduce you to our exciting new show and what you can expect from us as we unpack our takes on current entertainment news, pop culture and nostalgia. We dive head first into the box office powerhouse that is Avengers: Infinity War and next line up of MCU movies, as well as our reactions to Cobra Kai and other TV shows; including which shows are on the chopping block to be canceled.

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