The Force Fed Sci-Fi Movie Podcast

The Force Fed Sci-Fi Movie Podcast

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Discussing and reviewing sci-fi movies and films


Brazil (Movie)
May 31
This time, we’re taking a look at the influential cult classic Brazil (movie) and along the way we ask if George Orwell’s 1984 really played a part in developing the script, asking how influential is this film and is anyone safe from the ire of Terry…
Gattaca
May 17
This time, we’re ascending a borrowed ladder after watching Gattaca and along the way we wonder if this is really the future, why everyone is dressed like they’re on Mad Men, are genetics the next wave of discrimination, and what’s it like living in a…
Ghost in the Shell (2017 film)
May 3
This time, we review the robotic crime thriller Ghost in the Shell movie (2017) and in today’s episode we explore if this version of Tokyo exists in an alternate reality, how much does this film borrow from Blade Runner, and did Ghost in the Shell really…
Corona Diaries: A Status Update on Force Fed Sci-Fi
Apr 26
Join our podcast show’s hosts Chris and Sean as they give an update on the status of Force Fed Sci-Fi amidst the Corona Virus (COVID-19) outbreak. Plus, learn a few more personal things about them as they share what they’ve been doing with their sad…
Ant-Man
Apr 19
This time, we’re going back to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in reviewing 2015’s Ant-Man and along the way we question how Paul Rudd manages to look so young, is Ant-Man that integral to the MCU and can we really shrink like they do in the film? Let’s dig…
Back to the Future Part 2
Apr 5
This time, we’re returning to a franchise we covered in the early days of the show with Back to the Future Part 2 and along the way we discuss what the rules for a sequel are, how this film nailed some predictions yet got 2015 so wrong, and how Crispin…
The Signal (2014 film)
Mar 29
This time, we’re taking a look at 2014’s The Signal and along the way we’ll ask what exactly is this film going for? What would you do with bionic appendages? And what are the rules for a successful road trip? Let’s dig in…. The Signal Movie Cast and Crew…
Moon (film)
Mar 15
This time, we’re digging into Moon from 2009 and along the way we ask, what is on the Moon that humanity needs so badly, how is cloning simplified in this film and was this the beginning of Sam Rockwell’s prominence in Hollywood? Let’s dig in…. Moon Film…
The 6th Day (film)
Mar 2 • 60 min
This time, we’re taking a look at one of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s unheralded blockbusters with The 6th Day and in this entry we discuss - 1) how Arnold consistently finds himself waiting to do another Terminator film, 2) did this film actually predict the…
Alphaville (film)
Feb 18
This time, we’re diving into French cinema and reviewing the 1965 neo-noir, thriller Alphaville and along the way we ask, is this film just ripping off the works of George Orwell and Aldous Huxley, who exactly is Lemmy Caution, why does he look so…
Children of Men (film)
Feb 9 • 57 min
This time, we break down a Children of Men movie review, a dystopian modern classic. With this movie, we discuss how this film takes steadi-cam to a whole new level, we wonder why Great Britain is the only country left standing after global catastrophe,…
Indian Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Feb 2 • 55 min
This time, we ‘Nuke the Fridge’ on Force Fed Sci-Fi with Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and take a look at the film’s cast, the inclusion of an alien / inter-dimensional being, and the film’s ending along with other topics! So strap in…
Oscar’s So Force Fed (2020 Oscar Predictions)
Jan 26 • 28 min
Check out and listen to our podcast episode discussing our 2020 Oscar predictions and nominees! Who do you think will win? Best Picture * Ford v Ferrari * The Irishman * Jojo Rabbit * Joker * Little Women * Marriage Story * 1917 * Once Upon A Time In…
Moonraker
Jan 23 • 69 min
This time, we’re doing a Moonraker movie review by taking a journey with Her Majesty’s Secret Service and James Bond. We were also joined by special guest Colin Hope in our podcast episode and we asked, would James Bond make a decent astronaut? Is Hugo…
Robocop (1987)
Jan 12
This time, Force Fed Sci-Fi welcomes its first guest, Brian McLeod, to take a look at Robocop! During our review, we discuss how the character of Robocop himself actually accomplishes little to no police work, could technology offer a solution to areas…
Star Wars: The Rise is Skywalker
Dec 26, 2019 • 43 min
This time, Force Fed Sci-Fi is concluding its look into a galaxy far, far away after reviewing Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and along the way we asked, how much fan service is too much, are there any enjoyable moments in the final chapter of the…
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Dec 22, 2019 • 62 min
This time, we’re continuing our look into a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Last Jedi and along the way we ask, why does Sean hate this film so much, just how toxic are Star Wars fans, and what exactly is the theme that Rian Johnson is going for?…
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Dec 18, 2019 • 51 min
This time on Force Fed Sci-Fi, we are beginning our look into the Star Wars sequel films with Episode 7: The Force Awakens. Along the way we ask, is 30 years simply too long a time to simply resume the saga, how can someone like Kylo Ren have both daddy…
The Thing From Another World (1951)
Dec 11, 2019 • 42 min
This time, Force Fed Sci-Fi takes a look at an overlooked classic in The Thing From Another World (1951 film) and discussed during our review about how problematic an author can truly be, why American history from the 1950’s provides context for the film,…
I Am Mother
Dec 11, 2019 • 35 min
On this edition of Force Fed Sci-Fi, we took a look at and reviewed the Netflix film, I Am Mother. Among many things, we debated about how the world ended in this film, is society simply allowing technology to raise our children and just how freaky is…
Akira (1988 film)
Nov 26, 2019 • 44 min
For this edition, we are taking a look at the anime movie Akira (1988 film). We’ll discuss Katsuhiro Otomo and the many parts he played involving this movie, the Akira characters, try to explain the ending of Akira as it is a bit confusing, give our own…
Terminator: Dark Fate
Nov 11, 2019 • 34 min
This time, we take a look at and review Terminator: Dark Fate, the latest entry into The Terminator franchise. We’ll be looking at the Terminator: Dark Fate synopsis, movie cast, the somewhat controversial John Connor death, give our own movie rating,…
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Nov 2, 2019 • 51 min
This week, we’re continuing our look into the Terminator franchise by reviewing Terminator 2: Judgment Day. We’ll take a look at the Terminator 2 cast members, best quotes, thumbs up scene, give our own Terminator 2 rating, and more. So let’s dive in as…
The Terminator
Oct 22, 2019
This week, we take look at the classic and franchise-setting film, The Terminator! We’ll be discussing The Terminator movie cast, The Terminator special effects, the Nike shoes product placement in the film, our own The Terminator film review and rating,…
Lost In Space (1998 film)
Oct 18, 2019
This week, we take a look at and talk about Lost In Space (1998 film). We’ll take a look at the Lost In Space movie cast, talk about the Lost In Space movie sequel that never happened, the despicable (and questionable) characters including Spider Smith,…
The Matrix
Oct 8, 2019
This week we take you back to philosophy 101 with our review of The Matrix. Join us as we take a look at The Matrix movie cast, talk about the red pill, blue pill meaning, ask the question ‘are we living in a simulation?’ and finally, give our own Matrix…
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Sep 25, 2019
This week, we’re taking a look at one of the most terrifying films ever made and one of the best films covered on Force Fed Sci-Fi so far, Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978). Join us as we dive into the Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) cast,…
Ad Astra (film)
Sep 24, 2019
This week, we’ve decided to do an extra bonus podcast episode by taking a look at the new film Ad Astra. Join us as we go over the Ad Astra plot summary, disscuss the Ad Astra movie cast and the Ad Astra director, give our own Ad Astra rating and review,…
Pitch Black
Sep 17, 2019
We enter Vin Diesel’s Riddick sci-fi movie franchise this week by reviewing and discussing the film Pitch Black. Along the way we will take a look at the Pitch Black movie cast, review some of the cheesy and funny Pitch Black movie quotes, and finally…
Edge of Tomorrow: Live. Die. Repeat.
Sep 10, 2019
This week, we don our exo-suits once again and face off against time traveling aliens as we take a look at Edge of Tomorrow, or Live. Die. Repeat. - whichever you prefer. We’ll discuss the movie cast, sequel that is supposedly in development, and give our…
Westworld (1973 film)
Sep 3, 2019
This week we take a look back at the Westworld original movie from 1973 that inspired the current hit HBO series. We’ll dive into some information about the Westworld movie cast, compare the Westworld movie vs show, give our own Westworld film review and…
Evolution (2001 Film)
Aug 27, 2019
This week, join us as we discuss Evolution (2001 film)! Learn our thoughts (and criticisms) as we go over the Evolution film cast and characters, give our Evolution film review and rating, how wrong evolution is portrayed in the film Evolution, and more!…
Strange Days
Aug 20, 2019
Jack-in to this week’s edition of Force Fed Sci-Fi and The Force Fed Sci-Fi Movie Podcast as we discuss and review the 1995 movie, Strange Days. We’ll talk about the Strange Days movie cast, box office performance, give our own Strange Days movie review…
Elysium
Aug 12, 2019
 This week we dive into Neill Blomkamp’s filmography as we watched Elysium and discuss the Elysium exoskeleton and the its possible real world applications, how the floating habitat and the Elysium space station is actually inspired from history along…
Cloverfield
Aug 7, 2019
This week, we abandon a going away party for one of our best friends and risk our lives to rescue a friend on the other side of town after watching Cloverfield! Along the way we’ll go over the Cloverfield movie cast and how they thought they were…
Jurassic Park
Jul 30, 2019
 Welcome, to Jurassic Park on Force Fed Sci-Fi as this week we cover the the film Jurassic Park, the Jurassic Park original cast, clarifying Jurassic Park’s chaos theory explanation, pining over the Jurassic Park music and score, and finally, covering…
Galaxy Quest
Jul 22, 2019
 Hop on your spaceship for this week’s edition of Force Fed Sci-Fi and The Force Fed Sci-Fi Movie Podcast as we laugh out loud with the film Galaxy Quest as we cover the Galaxy Quest characters and aliens, mention some of our favorite Galaxy Quest…
Apollo 13
Jul 21, 2019
Apollo 13 Liftoff Force Fed Sci-Fi fans, we have a problem … as we look back at the Apollo 13 film, go over the Apollo 13 movie summary, the cast of Apollo 13 the movie, and more. Join us as we go over our Apollo 13 movie rating and review. Failure is not…
Looper (2012)
Jul 15, 2019
Time travel this week with the Force Fed Sci-Fi team as we go over the film Looper (2012) and discuss the movie cast, give our thoughts on Joseph Gordon Levitt’s makeup in the film, attempt to give a Looper movie explanation, and finally give our Looper…
MCU & Spider-Man: Far From Home
Jul 15, 2019
 We here at Force Fed Sci-Fi wanted to do another bonus release on a few things Marvel and its Cinematic Universe by talking about Marvel movie box office totals and statistics, giving you a list of Marvel Studios movies in the MCU and a Marvel Cinematic…
I, Robot
Jul 9, 2019
 A few weeks ago we got started with one of Will Smith’s sci-fi genre films Men In Black, but this week we watched, discussed, and reviewed another one of his sci-fi films I, Robot! It was interesting to look into the I, Robot series of short stories…
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Jul 8, 2019
 We are a bit late in the game with a podcast episode and posting on our take of Godzilla: King of the Monsters, but we still wanted to take a look and give our audience our view and thoughts on this movie. We’ll dive into the Godzilla: King of the…
Her (film)
Jul 2, 2019
 Watching the film Her will definitely bring about emotion with its audiences. It was just a perfect mix of great writing, great directing, and a great screenplay that gives us a deep and thought-provoking film. So join us this week as we discussed and…
A Sound of Thunder (film)
Jun 24, 2019
The fun thing about bad movies is that you can laugh at how terrible they are and that’s what we would categorize A Sound of Thunder (film) as … oh wait, did we just give our rating too early? Meh, oh well. Hopefully you’ll still stick around for the fun…
WALL-E
Jun 17, 2019 • 45 min
 On our regular episode this week, we were delighted to watch the Disney-Pixar film WALL-E! This film is fun and you have to kind of remind yourself for a film you haven’t seen a while of the WALL-E movie summary let alone what the WALL-E acronym…
Men In Black: International
Jun 17, 2019 • 26 min
 Force Fed Sci-Fi decided to see and release a bonus podcast episode this week focusing on the newly released film Men In Black: International! If you didn’t already know, we released a bonus episode last week covering the first Men In Black film in…
Doomsday (2008)
Jun 10, 2019 • 42 min
This week, the Force Fed Sci-Fi team watched the Doomsday (2008) film, which is another variation of a post-apocalyptic world, focusing more so on the Great Britain part of the world. Unlike our last film we reviewed and discussed, The Postman, where we…
Men In Black
Jun 9, 2019 • 50 min
 In honor of the upcoming film Men In Black International film (MIB International podcast episode now available!), we at Force Fed Sci-Fi wanted to revisit the film that started it all by talking about and reviewing the movie Men In Black. We decided…
The Postman
Jun 3, 2019 • 45 min
While falling flat on its face, Kevin Costner’s film The Postman is an exhausting movie to watch. This week, we’ll be discussing The Postman including Tom Petty’s cameo, analyzing the characters and cast of The Postman, and how The Postman final battle…
Attack The Block
May 28, 2019 • 40 min
  We typically think of aliens as having the shape similar to that of human bodies with skinny arms and legs, but what about the Attack the Block alien where these beings are pretty much animal-like. It was definitely a different take on an alien…
Brightburn
May 27, 2019 • 26 min
The Force Fed Sci-Fi team decided to check out the film Brightburn this past weekend in theaters and we wanted to share our thoughts! We’ll look at the Brightburn cast and characters, the Brightburn Superman comparison, give our Brightburn rating, and…
Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace
May 21, 2019 • 76 min
Join us as we begin our journey to a galaxy far, far away and visit Star Wars The Phantom Menace, exploring and debating the questionable choices George Lucas made as the writer and director of the first prequel film. We’ll talk about The Phantom Menace…
12 Monkeys
May 14, 2019 • 60 min
Step inside to this edition of our podcast and article by looking into a not-so-happy future as the film 12 Monkeys predicts for us while we discuss our 12 Monkeys Review, take a look at the 12 Monkeys Movie Cast, would we want to see a 12 Monkeys remake,…
Back to the Future
May 7, 2019 • 67 min
This week, we travel back in time and talk about Back to the Future including topics like Eric Stoltz being cast as Marty McFly originally, some of our favorite Back to the Future quotes, the obstacles the film had to endure to get its feet going…
Inception
Apr 30, 2019 • 68 min
Back in 2010, the film Inception was released and became a Christopher Nolan classic! However, it forced audiences to really have to think about the movie; contemplating the importance of the Inception totem, coming up with an Inception ending explanation…
Force Fed Sci-Fi Introduction
Apr 26, 2019 • 9 min
Welcome to Force Fed Sci-Fi! Meet The Force Fed Sci-Fi Team… Chris I grew up in the Chicago suburbs and developed a love for science fiction from marathons of The Twilight Zone with my dad and numerous viewings of Predator with his friends. I think sci-fi…