164 – Girlboss, Persona 5, and Watching Movies Outside the Media Coverage Bubble

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This week, Katey finally saw Rogue One: A Star Wars Story now that it's on iTunes and wants to talk about how it was to view this cultural event of a movie several months after the media hype around discussing hit has died down. Are we living in a bubble of over-analyzing? But first! Matt Patches jumps to the defense of Netflix' Girlboss and David has to tell us about his video game obsession with Persona 5.

Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)  Patches (@misterpatches), and David (@davidehrlich) .

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FORMAT

00:00 – Lightning Round: Techno-Movie

01:27 – Intro: Welcome To Episode 164!  

06:19 –  Tidbit:  Girlboss

21:42  – Mini Segment: Persona 5

27:44 – Segment 3: Watching Movies Outside of The Bubble

48:10 –  Outro

 

148 – To Space! with Passengers, Rogue One and some Golden Globes Noms

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This week, INTO SPACE with varying levels of success. First, David and Patches talk Passengers, the Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawerence are stuck in space together on a long jouney to somewhere movie. Spoiler warning – we discuss the plot of the film, which the trailers have concelead. Then, Katey gets some reactions from the guys about the new Golden Globes nominess (Go Deadpool) before the gang takes on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in both spoiler-free and spoiler-heavy reviews. 

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Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)  Patches (@misterpatches), and David (@davidehrlich) .

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FORMAT

00:00 – Lightning Round: Bizaare Plots

01:43-   Intro: Welcome To Episode 148!  Review!

05:46 –  Tidbit:  Passengers

21:03  – Mini Segment: Golden Globe Nominees

30:09 – Segment 3: Rogue One (Review!)

42:34 – SPOILERS – Rogue One

59:56 –  Outro

 

STORM OF SPOILERS TOUR: Rogue One

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A GAME OF THRONES PODCAST THAT IS TALKING ABOUT OTHER GREAT POP CULTURE DURING THE OFF SEASON

With Joanna Robinson from Vanity Fair, Dave Gonzales from Geek.com and Neil Miller from Film School Rejects!

Welcome to another off season tour episode of A STORM OF SPOILERS!

This week – To a galaxy far far away for a prequel/anthology/spin-off film. It's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Did Jyn Erso and Company's theft of the Death Star plans provide thrills and chills? Join Neil, Joanna, and Da7e in the spoiler-light/spoiler-free section of the podcast, before the trio jump into the SPOILER SECTION and discuss many, many things. There's one thing in particular that's part ethics and part special effects…but also a spoiler. 

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THIS WEEK'S TIMECODES:

0:00:00 – Intro, Game of Thrones News!

0:11:30 – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Overall Thoughts

0:42:17 – Rogue One Spoiler Section!

01:37:29 – Outro

Follow Neil (@rejects), Joanna (@jowrotethis), Da7e (@da7e) and the show (@StormofSpoilers) on Twitter! 

This week's closing track:

STORM OF SPOILERS TOUR: Star Wars: Rebels Season 3 and Rogue One

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A GAME OF THRONES PODCAST THAT IS TALKING ABOUT OTHER GREAT POP CULTURE DURING THE OFF SEASON

With Joanna Robinson from Vanity Fair, Dave Gonzales from Geek.com and Neil Miller from Film School Rejects!

Welcome to another off season tour episode of A STORM OF SPOILERS!

This week, Joanna and Da7e have to replace Neil who took our Sith Holocron and ran off to Fantastic Fest. Luckily, Fighting in the War Room co-host and Thrillist Senior Entertainment Editor Matt Patches was free to stop by and talk about Star Wars: Rebels Season 3 and how storytelling in the Star Wars Universe has become more complex since 2012 (not that it wasn't complex beofore, as Da7e can ramble about). Also, Rogue One toys come out on September 30th, so a quick refresher of what we've learned from Rogue One toys and Rogue One actors is included.

THIS WEEK'S TIMECODES:

0:00:00 – Intro, Game of Thrones News

0:11:51 – Rebels S3/Rogue One

Follow Neil (@rejects), Joanna (@jowrotethis), Da7e (@da7e) and the show (@StormofSpoilers) on Twitter! Like this podcast? Subscribe to FIGHTING IN THE WAR ROOM through iTunes or your podcast app.

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