Category Archives: movies

GW1 Issue 152 – A Visit With George, Ralph & Lizzie

We’re back with another big monster movie this week. Rampage, based on the video game, gives us the massive mutated animals destroying a city that we’ve all been waiting for – but was it worth watching? And Miss Dawn was all about going to the movies this week and has a couple of quick reviews for Isle of Dogs and A Quiet Place as well. Plus we have some Oddmall updates, details about a parade and some interesting geek news from the week covering movies, tv, comics and gaming. Listen now!   Continue reading GW1 Issue 152 – A Visit With George, Ralph & Lizzie

She Geek Critique – Sound of Silence

It’s hard to imagine a movie that would engross an audience to such a degree that they would make as little noise as possible while watching it. Amazingly, the low budget thriller/horror A Quiet Place manages to do just that (seriously, people weren’t even eating their popcorn!). And, as someone who loves silence in theaters, this was definitely my kind of movie.  Continue reading She Geek Critique – Sound of Silence

GW1 Issue 150 – Extra Life at the Oasis

This week we’re discussing Ready Player One – the good, the bad and references you may have missed. And, of course, we need to talk about perhaps the best crossover ever: “ScoobyNatural”! Plus we chat about how good Black Lightning has been at reflecting current events and going where other superhero shows won’t go. We have a few interesting tidbits to share in geek news as well.  Listen now!  Continue reading GW1 Issue 150 – Extra Life at the Oasis

She Geek Critique – For the Sake of Nostalgia

It’s fair to say that geeks are born, not made. It’s just something that’s in us from the start – we gravitate to those things that put us in the category, whether it’s pop culture, sci-fi, fantasy, books, games, science, technology or whatever else is considered beyond mainstream. As such, a big piece of being a geek is indulging in nostalgia. And these days, there are plenty of ways to do that, from collectible figures to movie memorabilia to reboots of shows to movies based on favorite books. But there’s a distinction between true nostalgia and simple reminders.  Continue reading She Geek Critique – For the Sake of Nostalgia

GW1 Issue 149 – And Now, Your Feature Presentation

It’s that time again, when our monthly Meeplecast meets movie previews. A few friends joined us at the new location of The Malted Meeple to talk about some of the more interesting movies coming out over the next few months, from blockbusters to a few potential sleeper hits. Of course, we have some of the interesting geek news from the past week, plus a little bit about a couple of new geeky movies now on Netflix. Listen now!   Continue reading GW1 Issue 149 – And Now, Your Feature Presentation