So one of the biggest films of 2018 has dropped, and it’s getting a ton of rave reviews. Hell, we’ve even shared our 2 cents about the damn film, spoilers and all. Go listen to it now; we’ll wait…
So what now, movie-watching fans?
Glad you asked because there’s quite a number of films that cater to our sci-fi/fantasy/pop culture-loving taste buds. Here is my personal list of 2018 films that piqued my interest, from next month until August. Do let us know which ones you’re looking forward to on our Facebook page.
Disclaimer: film release dates are tentative.
“Avengers Infinity War” is finally upon us, smashing box-office records and audience expectations in cinemas worldwide. The culmination of a decade-spanning 20 films, we ask where the series will go. And also what to expect coming up in the future. In a special episode all Avengers episode we discuss the film in two parts, one without spoilers and one with all the spoilers, you have been warned! So listen in and join our discussion in what one of us thinks is the best comic book movie of all time! Read More
“Batman Ninja” is now available today in digital formats! Arriving stealthily under the shadow of the box-office juggernaut “Avengers: Infinity War”. This new animated feature is a wild departure from the usual caped crusader fare. Taking the Dark Knight back in time to feudal Japan, where battles The Joker, as well as other notable villains in the age of the samurai. All the while also looking for a way back home to the present time. This review contains minor spoilers.Read More
Coming out at the same time as the Disney juggernaut Infinity War, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is quite the counter-programming. Based on the novel of the same name, the film follows Juliet Ashton (Lily James), a successful but restless author who is tired of writing about trivial stories and wants to find something with meaning. As luck would have it, she receives a letter from the society that gives the movie it’s name. Seeking a break from London at the peak of post-WW2 collapse, she impulsively takes the ferry to Guernsey, where she meets the society and learns about their experiences living under German occupation not so long ago.Read More
Thor and Hulk assemble! It’s our third episode in our spin-off series here from your friends here at The Last King. “Avengers: Infinity War” is right around the corner, so why not use the opportunity to recap every single MCU film prior. In this podcast, we discuss possibly the least celebrated trilogy with the Thor films and also that one Incredible Hulk movie that starred Edward Norton.Read More
Journeyman is the story of Matty Burton, a middleweight boxing champion seeking both to retire as champion, and a way to provide for his family. In his swansong fight, he defends his title against a brash upcoming fighter looking to secure his legacy as well. Matty defends his title successfully, but a devastating blow to the head sends him into a delayed coma. Matty awakens only to begin a new fight, struggling with memory loss and a regressing personality that threatens to tear his family life apart.Read More
It’s the Rampage God of War. Kratos returns with a new exclusive for the long-running PlayStation series. Taking a step in a new direction, switching to a third person over the shoulder style. And the added emphasis on lore and family drama, could this be the version of Kratos that gamers didn’t know they wanted? Also, Extinction is out as well. Then we review “Rampage” the first of a many flicks starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, due out this year. Tune in now to a giant ape-sized episode!Read More
Welcome again to our spin off series “Road to Infinity War” where look back at 10 years of MCU films. This week it’s the “Captain America” trilogy, starring Chris Evans. From the vintage vibe of “The First Avenger” to the Russo Brothers espionage driven “Winter Soldier” and “Civil War”. Strap on your shields and load up on war bonds, and listen in to episode 2 now, that’s an order!Read More