It’s time to get the female perspective as the Elders are joined by a few wonderful ladies to chat with us this week. As the release of Black Widow looms over the horizon, we sit down for a conversation about female characters in film and television. We discuss their importance, impact and how we think they stack up in the overall pantheon of their genre. So sit back, relax, and welcome Crystal, Sondra and Heather as they join us for a meal and conversation and remember to hit that subscribe button so you don’t miss out on future content.
The Elders return with tons of content to help you decide what to watch or avoid. This week we discuss the season finale of Mythic Quest from AppleTV+, our three episode rule evaluation of Loki, our assessment of Kevin Can *$%# Himself and Greg goes over a show his grandmother recommended, Escape to the Chateau. We also bring you reviews of The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, Luca and Batman: Hush before deciding on this week’s Awesome Villager. So sit back, relax and make sure you subscribe so you don’t miss out on the conversation week in and week out.
The history of cinema is filled with memorable roles that had very little screen-time. This week, we take a deep dive into those roles as we discuss small parts with big actors. Join us for some fun and a few surprises as we decide which small amount of screen time had the most impact on a much larger story. Sit back, relax and make sure you subscribe so you don’t miss out on the next visit to the village.
The Elders are joined by Ryan’s sister, Louann to break down what is worthy of your valuable time on the big and small screens. We discuss the debut of Loki on Disney+ along with Tell Me Your Secrets and the new season of Kominsky Method. We also discuss the debut of Sweet Tooth on Netflix before diving into our reviews of Cruella, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It and In The Heights. We also remember Ned Beatty. All that, plus this week’s Awesome Villager.
Hungry for another visit to the village? We’ve got you covered. This one’s all about food. Best steak in a movie? Best feast? We’ve got you covered as we sit down for a meal and some conversation. So sit back, relax, grab your favorite dish and enjoy this visit to the village banquet table.
Summer is beginning at the Village and we sit down to give you another update on what you should watch or steer clear of in short and long form story telling. This week, John and Ryan discuss the finale of Mare of Easttown. Glenn tells us about his experience watching Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. on Hulu. We also tell you about our experiences watching the HBOMax Friend’s Reunion before giving you our reviews of Army of the Dead and A Quiet Place II. All that, plus we crown this week’s Awesome Villager. So sit back, relax and make sure you’re subscribed so you can visit us weekly.
Welcome back for another special edition week where we revisit an old, favorite feature: Does it Hold Up? We’ll each dive into a movie we haven’t seen from days of yore and let you know if it holds up today. We also go through a tournament to decide which tv series had the best instrumental theme song. So sit back, relax and make sure you subscribe for another visit to the Awesome Village.
It’s a jam-packed week of catching you up on all the things that deserve your attention or apathy. This week Ryan catches us up on some WWE antics before we dive into the serialized offerings like Season 2 of Love, Death & Robots. We also have Glenn take through Apple TV’s adaptation of The Mosquito Coast. John takes us through the season finale of The Nevers and Mare of Easttown. Greg takes us through Apple TV’s Mythic Quest and three of the group talk about the Netflix docu-series Sons of Sam. We also bring you feature length conversation and reviews on Stowaway, Nobody and Those Who Wish Me Dead. We also remember the life and career of Charles Grodin. All that, plus this week’s Awesome Villager.
He shares a name with one of the most versatile food items known to man and he’s an equally versatile actor benefiting the landscape of entertainment as we know it. That’s right, Kevin Norwood Bacon is the subject of this week’s episode. Join us as we go through his filmography of some 95 projects and discuss how those projects makes the game “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon” possible. We even play a few rounds of the game on our own. So sit back, relax, and enjoy some bacon on this week’s trip to the Village.
The Elders sit down, break bread and discuss the things you should watch or avoid in the long and short form of media. We celebrate May the 4th by reviewing the first episode of Disney+’s The Bad Batch. We dive into the world of cults with reviews of Q:Into The Storm and Heaven’s Gate: Cult of Cults both from HBOMax. Ryan gives you his take on Mortal Kombat and Glenn bring’s us Without Remorse and Another Round. All that, plus this week’s Awesome Villager. So sit back, relax and make sure you hit the subscribe button to enjoy future episodes.