Welcome back to A STORM OF SPOILERS!
It's time for a REWATCh of the previous six seasons of Game of Thrones, it's ReThrones!
Joanna, Neil, and Da7e have returned to their Citadel in the center of Crazytown and have settled in for the ramp up to Season 7 of Game of Thrones! This week, we got a trailer for the new season that the group partially breaks down before moving into their findings while rewatching the first season of Game of Thrones all over again. Was the show just perfect in its first season? What are some of Catelyn Stark's most ironic lines? That and more on the Season 1 ReThrones pod.
This week's closing track:
With Joanna Robinson from Vanity Fair, and Gail Folsom!
Welcome to our episode-by-episode coverage of American Gods on Starz!
Joanna Robinson is a television obsessed book reader who has brought along Gail Folsom, her Neil Gaiman and mythology expert friend to break down each episode of the first season of American Gods, the television adapatation.
This week, the series hits halfway with Season 1, Episode 4: "Git Gone"
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This week, David's in France and none of the other podcasters can agree on what the date is or when Pulp Fiction went to Cannes, BUT – there is a lot to cover from the return of Twin Peaks, Master of None, and The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, to Katey getting to go to Moogfest and host a panel, and finally – in light of Alien: Covenant – what opens up a blockbuster for a sequel? It's more complex than they thought.
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00:00 – Lightning Round: Worst Performance From Award Winner
01:45 – Intro: Welcome To Episode 167! Reviews!
10:21 – Tidbit: TV Grab Bag!
33:30 – Mini Segment: Moogfest
40:22 – Segment 3: Sequelization in modern movies.
01:02:57 – Outro
Welcome to another off season tour episode of A STORM OF SPOILERS!
This week – It's the final stop on our inaugural off-season tour! Dave, Neil, and Joanna send off the pop culture tour in style with a look back at the ALIEN franchise (Alien, Aliens, Alien 3, Alien: Resurrection, Alien Vs. Predator, AvP: Requiem, Prometheus) and try and decide which one is the best (besides Alien) and which ones aren't even worth saving, then ALERT! SPOILERS for ALIEN: COVENANT as Neil tries to explain to Dave how this is all pivoting to be about something else.
THIS WEEK'S SEGMENTS:
0:00:00 – Intro, Reviews, Smile Update
0:10:30 – Alien Franchise
0:51:45 – Alien Covenant SPOILER discussion
01:12:00 – Outro, RETHRONES!