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Let's Talk

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Welcome to Let’s Talk - your one stop pod for all things pop culture. Formerly found on the Anfield Index Comic Pod, Rory Greenfield and Stuart Bridson gathered over a million listens across 60+ episodes before deciding to move onto new pastures and wanting one single pod to cover all the areas that we love - comics, film, television, gaming and music. If you want to contact us, you can either reach us here: https://twitter.com/RoryGreenfield https://twitter.com/SmallHandStu Facebook.com/LetsTalkPods


Spider-Man Reaction
Aug 22 • 36 min
So it looks like Marvel and Sony have had a little falling out over the terms of the new Spider-Man sharing arrangement and the major casualty of this is ol’ webhead himself! As it stands right now Spider-Man will not appear in the MCU or any other films…
The Boys (Season 1)
Aug 10 • 71 min
The Boys is Amazon Prime’s dark and gritty look at the world of corporate superheroes based on a comicbook by Garth Ennis who is known for putting a violent, unforgiving tone of comics for both Marvel and DC in the past. The show follows the adventures of…
SDCC 2019 Review
Jul 26 • 95 min
Another year, another San Diego Comic Con comes and goes and another set of jaws hit the floor as we get some sneak peeks and trailers of what’s to come over the next few years on television and the big screen. 2019 saw the return of Marvel to Hall H…
Spider-Man: Far From Home
Jul 18 • 100 min
As the dust settles on “Avengers: Endgame” and the world comes to term with “the snap” (or “the blip” as they know it) we join Peter Parker, our friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man, as he struggles to come to terms with the loss of his mentor, Iron Man/Tony…
Stranger Things (Season 3)
Jul 11 • 82 min
The finest program produced by Netflix is back for it’s much-anticipated third season and it’s broken records in a matter of days. 40M+ households started the show and 18M+ completed it within the first three days of release. That should go someway to…
Lord of the Rings Trilogy
Jun 28 • 101 min
We stumbled across this small independent film franchise - “Lord of the Rings” - and it’s by some guy called Peter Jackson who frankly we’ve never heard of before and we thought it was only fair to give it a quick review. It turns out it’s alright really……
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 6)
May 30 • 81 min
And so the curtain has finally come down on the biggest, most popular television show of all-time and in typical Game of Thrones fashion it’s been divisive to say the least. Some loved it, some hated it and some decided to sign a petition demanding that…
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 5)
May 15 • 105 min
We’re now one step closer to the last EVER episode of Game of Thrones with episode 5 having aired this last weekend and to say it was another groundbreaking episode would be quite the understatement. We’ve seen Daenerys finally descend into fully blown…
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 4)
May 7 • 23 min
Defying convention with a short episode (I know, we’re as shocked as you are) to cover one of the major plot points of Season 8, Episode 4 of Game of Thrones: have we just seen the true start of Daenerys’ descent into madness? Is she now about to embrace…
Avengers: Endgame
May 3 • 129 min
Avengers Endgame, the final film in a 22-film saga spanning 11 years, looks set to be the highest grossing film of all-time after taking an incredible $1.2bn in it’s first four days as people across the globe all scrambled to see the final film in what’s…
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 3)
May 1 • 105 min
The long awaited Battle of Wintefell - the battle between the combined allied forces under Daenerys Targaryen and the Army of the Dead led by the Night King - is finally upon us and it delivered on it’s promise to be the most epic battle ever seen in…
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 2)
Apr 24 • 97 min
Following on from last week’s season opener, episode 2 of Game of Thrones centres around the final moments before the imending Battle of Winterfell between the combined forces of the North, the Unsullied and Dothraki plus two dragons against the Army of…
Game of Thrones (Season 8, Episode 1)
Apr 17 • 93 min
Direwolves, dragons and violence… oh my! The final season of Game of Thrones is finally upon us and now we’ll find out who will sit on the Iron Throne when the dust settles after the battle against the Army of the Dead. This is the television event of the…
Captain Marvel
Apr 15 • 95 min
Well we finally managed to defeat the Skrulls who had been impersonating us and procrastinating so it seems only fitting that we come back with our slightly overdue review of Captain Marvel! Oh and be warned this is a long episode even by our standards.…
The Umbrella Academy (Season 1)
Mar 19 • 70 min
Netflix does it again, another smash-hit TV show adapted from a comic book but this time it’s “The Umbrella Academy” - written by Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance and published by Dark Horse Comics and naturally we couldn’t keep away from it. They’re not…
True Detective (Season 3)
Mar 3 • 77 min
After a disappointing second season, HBO’s “True Detective” has fired back onto our screens with a welcome return to form in the third season starring Mahershala Ali and Stephen Dorff. If you love weird, occult true crime drama then this show is…
Aquaman
Jan 18 • 85 min
Aquaman, the latest DCEU offering from Warner Bros, was one of the surprise success stories of 2018 having now taken over $1bn worldwide! Following hot on the heels of Wonder Woman, Aquaman tells the story og Arthur Curry - half human, half Atlantian - as…
Into The Spider-Verse
Jan 10 • 76 min
For our first episode of 2019 we wanted to review Sony’s “Into The Spider-Verse” which was a stunning way to end a brilliant year for comic-related film and television. The film also started 2019 by winning the Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature Film…
Avengers: Endgame (Trailer Reaction)
Dec 8, 2018 • 44 min
Finally the most anticipated film of 2019 has it’s name - Avengers 4 is officially titled “Avengers: Endgame” and we have our first teaser trailer too! Picking up sometime after the events of Avengers: Infinity War, Endgame will see the remaining Avengers…
Captain Marvel (Trailer Reaction)
Dec 6, 2018 • 40 min
Just two months before Avengers 4 hits cinemas, we get our first solo outing with Captain Marvel - confirmed as being the most powerful hero in the entire MCU - and a chance to see her powers before we see them being put to use trying to defeat Thanos.…
The Walking Dead (Season 9)
Nov 30, 2018 • 79 min
Season 9 of The Walking Dead, AMC’s smash hit post-apocalyptic zombie TV series, is now at the halfway point and having aired the mid-season finale this past weekend now seems a good time to look back at this season in context with the rest of the show.…
Red Dead Redemption 2
Nov 16, 2018 • 79 min
It’s been a long 8 years since Rockstar’s “Red Dead Redemption” first made waves on the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 and finally one of the most sought after sequels of all-time has finally landed to critical acclaim. With an estimated 60 hours minimum of…
A Tribute to Stan Lee
Nov 16, 2018 • 22 min
Stan Lee rose through the ranks of Marvel Comics (then known as Timely Comics) starting as a lowly assistant before becoming a writer, editor and ulimately becoming the driving force behind some of the most well known and beloved comic characters of…
Making A Murderer
Nov 9, 2018 • 96 min
Unless you’ve been living in a cave somewhere you’ve probably heard about “Making A Murderer”, the smash-hit true crime documentary series from Netflix which looks into the questionable conviction of two men, Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey, over the…
Daredevil (Season 3)
Oct 26, 2018 • 79 min
Marvel Netflix have already released two seasons of Daredevil to critical acclaim with both being praised as true high points for not only comic TV shows but TV in general and with the recent release of season three it seems only right that we do a…
The Rise of the Female Superhero
Oct 19, 2018 • 73 min
In this week’s episode we’re taking a look at some of the growing role of female superheros and women in superhero films in general. We’ll cover the major basis like Black Widow and Wonder Women, look at films which have already been made and those…
Console Wars
Oct 12, 2018 • 62 min
The two early 90s gaming heavyweights - the Sega Megadrive and the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (aka SNES) - were released within a few years of each other and would go on to shape the lives of many young aspiring gamers. They gave us cultural…
Our Top Fives
Oct 5, 2018 • 83 min
Welcome to the first episode of the all-new Let’s Talk podcast! Brought to you by Rory Greenfield and Stuart Bridson, formerly of the AI Comic Pod. To start things off and give new listeners a little introduction our tastes we’ve come up with our top five…