Last King Decree: 10 Best Films 2017

Best Films 2017It’s the conclusion to the trilogy, our 10 best films 2017 edition! And yes, we know it’s Chinese New year, and we’re sure most of you are stuck at some relatives house trying to be polite. So what better than with your friends at the Last King to recommend some awesome movies  and films you could be enjoying instead. As usual we narrowed it down to our top ten, so without further ado…

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Episode 67 – The Shape of Tonya Harding


Tonya Harding lands the triple axle, the Cloverfield series gets a third entry and a woman makes love to a man-fish. Welcome to a  special, wet and wild, all movie review episode with your friends at the last king podcast. We talk the new JJ Abrans produced film that dropped on the day of the Superbowl 2018. And in our main segment we have a double feature of “I Tonya” and “The Shape of Water’. Continue reading “Episode 67 – The Shape of Tonya Harding”

Episode 65 – Three Billboards Outside EVO Japan


And February has finally arrived, meaning we’re done with the January drought. And we have two new videogame releases kicking off 2018, with “DragonBall Fighter Z” and “Monster Hunter 4“. Then a slight tangent where we talk about EVO Japan, the American fighting game tournament’s first venture into Asia. Also we have new movie reviews, with Ridley Scott’s “All the Money in the World” and Oscar nominated “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri“. Continue reading “Episode 65 – Three Billboards Outside EVO Japan”

Episode 64 – Glowing Sacred Deer


It’s our glowing of a sacred deer, or more accurately our second episode of the new year. And since we’re drowning in the non existent rush of January releases,we set our sights to the previous year. This episode we bring up a t.v show and a film we feel needs a little more attention. We talk the Netflix series glow and our pick for most depressing film of 2017, “The Killing of a Sacred Deer”. Continue reading “Episode 64 – Glowing Sacred Deer”

Episode 59 – Coco Loco


Who you trying to get crazy with, Ese? Don’t You Know we’re loco? Loco for new releases that is! And this week we get derailed rather easily with the Kenneth Branagh vehicle “Murder on the Orient Express”. A star studded ensemble comes together to retell one of Agatha Christie’s most famous works. Does it live up to previous attempts or does it go off the tracks? But before that we paint our faces and step into the land of the dead, Disney/Pixars “Coco” gets the last king treatment and safe to say it delivers all the feels.
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Episode 57 – Justice League Assembly Required


Justice League Assemble! Okay so maybe that’s not the exact call to action, but speaking of action! It’s us, your friends at the Last King Podcast. And with the release of DC’s “Justice League” comes an all new DCEU themed episode for you! We recap all the films since “Man of Steel” up to “Wonder Woman“. Before finally giving our round table review of the latest entry in the extended universe. Tune in and see where the new movie stacks up against the plethora of super hero team up flicks saturating the pop culture landscape.

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Episode 55 – Some Things Stranger


Stranger Danger! And just in time for Halloween too (well almost) it’s another special spooktacular episode where we look at all things horrible, horrendous and horrific this 2017. And in our main segment, grab your 20 sided die and BMX bikes. We return to the upside down with our take on Netflix’s “Stranger Things 2.”

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Episode 54 – Ragnarok And Roll

Ragnarok -tober is upon us! So can we get a #Helayeah! This week the boys are back at it again, keeping the season 3 podcast train going. And this time they are here to bring the thunder! The God of Thunder that is! But first we have to acknowledge also what a watershed week for videogame releases this has also been.

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Episode 52 – More Hubris Than Human

The long awaited sequel to the 1982 cult classic just dropped and it means only one thing. A full “Blade Runner” themed episode. Keeping the season 3 train going we revisit the original Ridley Scott film plus all the various other media that drew influences from it.

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Episode 50 – The Final Show…Sort Of

All Hail Lord Megalizabeth! Before we go on a much deserved (and much needed) vacation! What better way to go off with a bang than to wrap up season 2 with our worst of 2017..so far. We talk disappointments, depression and doldrums. But don’t fret last king fans, we remain hopeful and cap off the episode with our most anticipated shows, films and games looming over the horizon. The boys will be back soon with bigger and better things for Season 3 in October!